Help shape the future of our industry

We're a charity with a royal charter, responsible for leading the IT industry through its ethical challenges so everyone benefits from technology. We invest in the people who work in IT, our members - together we're building a brighter digital tomorrow.

Be part of our active community

You can go to events, meet like-minded people, learn new things and get better at what you do.

65,000+

practitioners, business leaders, educators and policymakers

1000+

annual events from big data to blockchain and everything in-between

1500+

mentors and mentees sharing knowledge and experience

150+

specialist interest groups and local branches

Our membership grades

Wherever you are in your career, we have a membership grade to suit you. You're key to our mission by upholding our code of conduct and championing professional and ethical standards in your work.

Join now

Choose the membership that's right for you and start your BCS journey today.

Other benefits of membership

Access a wide range of services designed to support you in your role and help you go further in your career.

Career development

News and latest thinking

Professional support

  • Code of conduct
  • Legal helpline
  • Discounted professional indemnity insurance
  • Training discounts

"For those considering applying for BCS membership, I say 'go for it!' There’s a lot more to joining BCS than being able to put letters after your name."

Mathew Gard MBCS
IT Technical Development Manager, Great Western Railway