Upgrading to Graduate Membership

Congratulations on finishing your tertiary studies!

It’s now time to launch the career you’ve been working towards. Engineers Australia’s graduate membership is designed to support you to do just that. Helping you build a purposeful and rewarding career!

1. Qualifications

Obtain a copy of your award certificate or testamur and official academic transcript for your Australian tertiary qualification in engineering.

You can check that your education program meets defined Accreditation Criteria here

Note: If you wish to join before your graduation ceremony you can supply a copy of your completion letter from your university.

2. Identification

Have a copy of at least one primary identification document on hand.

Valid documents include:

  • Driver's license
  • Passport
  • Birth certificate
3. Lodge your application

Log into MyPortal with your existing EA ID to lodge your application to upgrade.  

For more information or assistance with upgrading your membership, please contact our Member Engagement Team Mon-Fri 8:30am -  6PM AEST on 1300 653 113 or via email at [email protected]

Upgrade to Graduate Membership

Still Studying?

If you’re a current Student Member with Engineers Australia, and your expected graduation date has changed let us know so you can keep your student membership active!

You’ll continue to get access to student member benefits and we can help you upgrade to graduate membership once your studies are complete.

Complete the form below to update your graduation date, accredited institution and contact details and we will make the changes for you: 

Update your Graduation Details

Contact Details Changing?

Jump into MyPortal and update your details so we don't lose contact!

Update your Contact Details


Want to know more about graduate member benefits?

Upgrading to graduate membership will help you on your career journey by providing you with the following resources, tools and benefits.

Careers Hub

Full of useful resources to help you get a head start in your professional journey.

Members-only jobs board

With early career opportunities from top engineering employers all over the country.

Events and networking

Hundreds of local events, conferences and networking opportunities for young engineers happening around the country every day.

Tailored CPD webinars

Happening twice every month with free CPD webinars and tech talks exclusively for Grad members to support, develop and grow early career engineers.

Bite Sized Learning

Hit the ground running and become the best you can be with our short form learning modules covering a range of soft skills.

Mentor Match

Be paired with an experienced Chartered mentor and receive invaluable industry insight and guidance.

Young Engineers Australia Communities

A local community of likeminded peers to be a part of for life!

Exclusive member discounts and offers

A little something extra we like to share with our members.