Welcome to CSES, the hub of Engineering, Technology and Science in Essex.

CSES: explore, educate, expand

explore · educate · expand

Become a member of CSES

As a member of CSES, you are part of a community of STEM professionals and enthusiasts that has existed for over 100 years. There are many benefits to joining CSES, outlined below.

If you'd like to join a vibrant and passionate society of like-minded people, support worthy causes and play a part in the future of Essex, then join today! We welcome you.

Existing members can log in here

Join CSES or renew your membership

Join CSES or renew your membership

CSES membership is FREE for students, teachers, academics and employees of our Corporate Members.

Otherwise, it costs only £12/year which we think is great value, and constitutes a charitable donation.

It's easy to join and renew: simply select your membership type and complete the online form.

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Community links

Community links

Discover the latest exciting technological developments and celebrate our county's engineering heritage. We partner with Anglia Ruskin University, local businesses, professional institutions, local government and others to bring engineering and science to the public.

CSES is a big part of the local community. Please join us in supporting the many events across the city with which we are involved.


Online resources

Our website provides members with a central hub through which they can keep up with the latest society news and events, access educational resources and find out about current opportunities.

A members-only section of the website offers the chance for members to access exclusive content such as science and engineering lecture videos.

Exclusive events

Engaging events

We deliver an exciting and varied programme of events for our members. This includes regular talks, friendly social and networking events, professional gatherings and activities for families and children.

As a member, you can boost your professional development and share a good time with others.

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Payment and Gift Aid

Payment and Gift Aid

You can easily pay online for your CSES membership with PayPal, as a one-off or recurring subscription.

As a registered charity, we can claim Gift Aid on your membership subscription and other donations if you are a UK taxpayer. Just tick the box when joining or renewing online!

If you have any queries regarding payment, please contact the Treasurer.

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