Your Institute of Directors (IoD) student membership will prove invaluable for anyone interested in business, whether you see yourself as a potential corporate high-flyer, a budding entrepreneur or simply an ambitious student with an eye on the best possible degree. Benefits of student membership at the IoD include the following:
As a student member you will have access to our Guru Panel. This involves expert support from our mentoring group, comprising experienced people in the world of business - entrepreneurs, chairs, chief executives, business leaders, employers, coaches, HR specialists or legal experts. You will be able to communicate directly with them in person and in private.
IoD student membership gives you access to the IoD’s national student events, a dedicated programme of student events and networking opportunities in your area and privileged access to the IoD's Annual Convention at the Royal Albert Hall with its unrivalled, stellar line-up of headline speakers and thought leaders from the worlds of politics and business.
Student online community
IoD student membership entitles you to be a part of the IoD’s members-only LinkedIn group. This elite network of professionals, entrepreneurs, directors and business leaders is a perfect place to get your name and your business known among key influencers. The network can also be an invaluable sounding board, provoke interesting discussion and provide a great source of feedback.
Internships and work placements
Your IoD student membership gives you access to our placement and internships noticeboard within our online student community. Any exciting Internship and work placement opportunities from our director level members can be found here.
Director Magazine App
Included in your Student Membership is digital access to Director - Britain’s leading magazine for board-level executives. Packed with lively and informative features, inspirational case studies and interviews and shorter advisory items, it is considered an essential read for company directors and will provide a valuable insight into the latest business issues, challenges and philosophy.