IEEE offers an electronic membership option to new and renewing members who reside in a country/region where the per capita Gross National Income (GNI) is US$15,000 or less, as determined by the data published by the World Bank. Though published annually, IEEE uses a three-year average of the GNI for each country/region to determine eligibility.

Below is a list of the qualifying countries/regions where professional members can select the electronic membership option priced at US$84-US$99. Undergraduate students in these countries automatically receive lower student dues priced at US$14.

Countries/regions marked with an asterisk are eligible for electronic membership priced at US$34-US$48. Undergraduate students in these select countries  automatically receive lower student dues priced at US$5.

Please note, no other promotions can be applied to undergraduate student dues in these countries.

Do you reside in a country/region not on this list? IEEE offers other reduced dues options to members who are unemployed, retired, or meet a minimum income threshold. Learn more about these special circumstances.

Qualifying countries/regions

 

A-D E-L M-R S-Z
Afghanistan* Ecuador

Macedonia

Madagascar*

Saint Kitts and Nevis
Albania Egypt Malawi* Saint Lucia
Algeria El Salvador Malaysia Samoa
Angola Equatorial Guinea
Maldives Sao Tome and Principe
Antigua and Barbuda Eritrea* Mali* Senegal
Argentina Estwani Mauritania Serbia
Armenia Ethiopia* Mauritius Seychelles
Azerbaijan

 

Fiji

Mexico Sierra Leone*
Bangladesh Gabon Moldova, Republic of Slovakia
Barbados Gambia* Mongolia Solomon Islands
Belarus Georgia Montenegro Somolia*
Belize Ghana Montserrat South Africa
Benin* Grenada Morocco South Sudan*
Bhutan Guatemala Mozambique* Sri Lanka
Bolivia Guinea* Myanmar St. Vincent and the Grenadines
Bosnia and Herzegovina Guinea-Bissau* Namibia Sudan 
Botswana Guyana Nauru

Suriname

 

Brazil Haiti* Nepal* Syrian Arab Republic
Bulgaria Honduras Nicaragua Tajikistan*
Burkina Faso* Hungary Niger*

Tanzania, United Republic of*

 

Burundi* India Nigeria Thailand 
Capo Verde Indonesia North Macedonia Timor-Leste 
Cambodia* Iran, Islamic
Republic of
Pakistan Togo*
Cameroon
Iraq Palistine, State of Tonga 
Central African Republic* Jamaica Panama Tunisia
Chad* Jordan Papua New
Guinea
Turkey
Chile Kazakhstan Paraguay Turkmenistan
China
Kenya Peru Tuvalu
Colombia Kiribati Philippines Uganda*

Comoros*

Congo

Korea (North)*

 

Poland Ukraine
Congo, Democratic Republic of* Kosovo Romania Uruguay
Cook Islands Kyrgyzstan
Russian
Federation
Uzbekistan
Costa Rica Laos
Rwanda*

Vanuatu

 

Cote d Ivoire Latvia   Venezuela 
Croatia Lebanon   Vietnam
Cuba
Lesotho  

 

Yemen

Djibouti

Dominica

Liberia*   Zambia
Dominican Republic Libya   Zimbabwe*
  Lithuania    
       
       

 

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