The AMI offers its graduating student members and other new members who have just completed full-time study a special graduate member rate of $150 (inc GST) per year for full professional membership ($140 yearly rate applicable for the first two (2) years upon graduation). This represents a discount of more than 50%!

On application, new graduate members are graded in one of the following categories according to their qualifications and experience.

Go to Graduate Membership Application Form (fillable PDF)

Affiliate Member

Those working or interested in marketing, but without a formal marketing related tertiary qualification. Affiliate members may upgrade to Associate Member status upon completion of tertiary qualifications or attainment of significant practical experience in marketing.

Associate Member (AMAMI)

  • Holders of recognised tertiary (or degree) qualifications in marketing who have started an active career in marketing.
  • Those with significant practical marketing experience.

Associate Members have voting rights in AMI elections, are eligible for appointment to the National Board and to a state council if also a Certified Practising Marketer, and may display the postnominals AMAMI.


Benefits of Graduate Membership

Graduate members qualify for the same benefits as full professional members. These include:

  • Professional recognition through the Certified Practising Marketer program.
  • Communications options, including Marketing Update, Professional Marketing and B&T.
  • Access to member-only resources on the AMI website.
  • Professional development opportunities at member rates.
  • Events specifically aimed at the professional needs and interests of marketers.
  • Career advancement.
  • Networking opportunities.
  • Profile building.

The Institute also provides an array of membership privileges, which support members' career and commercial needs while providing real savings and value to members. These include:

  • Professional indemnity insurance.
  • Information and research services.
  • Web hosting and managed services.
  • Publication advertising.
  • Online bookstore.

For more detailed information on the benefits of membership, go to the Member Benefits page and the Member Preferential Rates and Discounts page.

Go to Graduate Membership Application Form (fillable PDF) 

If you have further questions about graduate membership, contact Membership Services on 1300 737 445 or
membership@ami.org.au