Armed Forces and MoD

If you are serving in the Armed Forces, DE&S or SDA (or have left the Service within the last 12 months), you may be able to use our simplified route to Professional Registration as a Chartered Engineer (CEng), Incorporated Engineer (IEng) or Engineering Technician (Eng Tech).

Need some help?

Contact Defence Liaison Officer Jill Dwyer if you have any questions about joining us as a member of the Armed Forces or MoD.


Support for MOD personnel

  • DE&S

    DE&S or SDA

    Get locally-based support from our experienced volunteers and use our dedicated route to registration.

  • Armed Forces Training Scheme

    Armed Forces Training Scheme

    Carefully selected training courses, exclusive to members of the armed forces, which allow you to utilise your Standard Learning Credits should you choose to.

  • Get Your Fees Reimbursed

    Get Your Fees Reimbursed

    Professional registration for Armed Forces personnel is more valued than ever. You can easily claim your fees back.
    Pay your subscription fee
    Request a receipt from us
    Use 2021DIN01-077 to get your fees reimbursed from the MoD each year


Armed Forces and MOD Awards

Armed Forces and MOD Awards

Recognising achievement in the armed forces and the defence sector. IMechE presents annual awards for serving RAF, REME and Royal Navy personnel and DE&S and SDA engineers.

Find out more about awards

Meet our Members

John Vyse EngTech MIMechE

John is a Corporal in the Royal Air Force.

He is currently at RAF Marham, where he started working in Forward GEF (FGEF) in an Acting Corporal role. working on the new support equipment for the F35.

Find out more about John

Matthew Chapman CEng FIMechE

Matthew began his career in the REME as an Apprentice Armourer more than 20 years ago and has since served globally in various engineering appointments.

He joined the Institution in 2013 when attached to the Bloodhound SSC project.

Find out more about Matthew

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