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The Benefits of CIArb Student Membership

Mehleen Rahman, a Student Member of the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators, provides an overview of how student membership has supported her development.

Why become a Student member?

Student membership is ideal for you if you are studying at a university or other higher educational institution, anywhere in the world, and have an interest in Alternative Dispute Resolution (ADR).

It enables you to:

  • Plan your career
    • Demonstrate your interest in ADR
    • Prepare to become professionally registered
  • Build your ADR knowledge 
    • networking opportunities at local events and through the young members’ network
    • keep up to date with news, views and opinions
  • Access our resources
    • e- learning
    • online standards
    • guidance and law updates
    • Arbitration Journal
    • The Resolver – our quarterly magazine
    • discounts on training and seminars

What qualifications and experience are needed?

You do not need any formal qualifications to apply to be a Student member. 

How much does it cost?

Student membership is free.

The application process

The application process is online and split into six easy steps. It should take around 10 minutes to complete.

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Regrettably registration for student membership is closed for now due to unforeseen circumstances. You can register your interest to become a student by emailing memberservices@ciarb.org and we will get back to you as soon as the issues have been resolved


Contact Us

CIArb Member Services
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