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Welcome to the IED, the home for designers working in engineering and product design

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Graduate Membership

If you have completed a degree in engineering, product design or an affiliated subject, graduate membership of the IED is the first step towards professional status. It's free for the first year and includes the ability to post your CV on our job board, membership of the Graduate and Young Members group and guidance on professional development.

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Chartered Engineer registration

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Chartered Technological Product Designer registration

Professional Development and Support

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Do you want to keep up-to-date with news and views on engineering and technological product design, new innovations and product launches?

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View From The Chair

The future and PEIs

Change is inevitable and necessary, if Professional Engineering Institutions are to remain relevant and viable to those they serve, says IED chair Tania Humphries-Smith

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The Latest Engineering News

Your path to CTPD!

The new status of Chartered Technological Product Designer has captured the imaginations - and fervour - of many IED members already.

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Student Prize 2016

We are pleased to confirm that the nomination forms are now available for the 2016 IED Student Prize.

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New Chartership for Product Designers is a roaring success!

CTPD is a unique Chartership now within the reach of IED members and it’s already proving to be a winner. We would like to see even more members adding Chartered status to their credentials.

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Upcoming Events
10 Feb

Leonardo da Vinci: The Mechanics of Genius

To be featured in the next issue of the IED journal, the Da Vinci exhibition at the Science Museum is a must-see

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18 May

PD+I 2016 - Product Design Innovation


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Self Employed Directory

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If you've got any questions about the IED or our membership process then we'd be more than happy to hear from you. Simply click on the 'submit question' button, fill in the contact form and we'll get back to you with a response as soon as possible.