International Association of Teachers of English as a Foreign Language
Linking, developing and supporting English Language Teaching professionals worldwide
IATEFL membership gives you access to a worldwide network of English language teachers, plus a host of exclusive benefits:
Reduced conference rates
Up to 25% off on the Annual Conference plus reduced rates for a wide range of additional ELT events around the world.
Join any one of our Special Interest Groups as part of your subscription fee. You can all sign up for additional groups for a minimal cost.
Reduced rates on IATEFL publications
Access to all our publications for less the cost
Special offers on subscriptions
Free electronic subscription to the EL Gazette plus reduced rates on a range of periodicals.
Free subscription to IATEFL Voices, our members newsletter published six times a year.
Access to scholarships
Nearly 30 Scholarship schemes - many exclusive for members - that award up to £1800 to attend and present at our main conferences.
IATEFL will be holding a programme of webinars throughout the year. For more details and links to previous webinars please click here.
It is possible to join IATEFL online. Alternatively you can download a copy of the membership application form, to email, fax or post to the IATEFL Office. Below, you can find our standard membership form which is to be used for individual, retired, student or institutional membership applications or renewals. We also offer an Early Career Teacher (ECT) Membership for new teachers of EFL (less than two years) who are also new to IATEFL. If you meet this criteria then IATEFL will offer you two years membership for the price of one. Please apply by joining IATEFL online or downloading a copy of the ECT membership application form.