Become a member
Welcome to the Union of Professional Engineers! Join a great group of 73,000 Professional Engineers by completing the electronic membership form on this website.
Union of Professional Engineers membership creates a safety net for your career and fosters professional development. You can get assistance for employment related matters, career planning and setting a desired salary. You can become a member of the Union of Professional Engineers through a member organisation. You can choose a suitable membership from a list of 29 regional or eight national associations. See the list of the member organizations.
The amount of the membership fee
The amount of the membership fee depends on your member organisation and your potential unemployment fund membership. Regardless of the member organisation, the membership fees for the Union of Professional Engineers and the unemployment fund are approximately EUR 35 per month. After the tax deduction, the price is approximately EUR 20 per month. Learn more about membership fees.
Are you studying to become an engineer?
You get the benefits and services of the Union at a student price of EUR 30 for 5 years and you can be part of a community that supports you at all stages of your life. Learn more about student membership.
Are you an entrepreneur?
In practice, all the benefits and services of the union are also available to entrepreneurs. You will receive employment law services, employment guides, insurance policies in accordance with the terms of the insurance, and other membership services and benefits. Learn more about membership for entrepreneurs.
Benefits up to €900 a year!
The membership fees of the Finnish Association of Engineers and the Unemployment Fund total approximately EUR 35 per month. After the tax deduction, the price remains at around 20 euros / month. Discover all your monetary benefits. Membership is worth it.
The Union of Professional Engineers offers a wide range of different membership benefits for its members. Benefits can total up to several hundreds of euros a year. You can access the members-only benefits by registering and identifying to the services. Download the ILRY Mobile application that also functions as your electronic membership card and has all the Union services and benefits at your disposal.
The membership is also a safety net for the difficult parts of your career. When you need professional assistance, help is always near. Learn more about the Union of Professional Engineers’ extensive services, such as employment counselling, salary counselling, career services, employment guides and numerous valuable membership benefits and free training courses end events.
The Union of Professional Engineers publishes salary statistics and salary recommendations based on the salary data of thousands of engineers and technical professionals. Salary counselling tools and personal salary counselling can help you establish a salary request for your new job.
Education and training
The Union of Professional Engineers offers diverse training courses nationwide and online. The trainers are the Union’s own career coaches, and experts in various fields come from coaching and training companies. The trainings cover job seeking and career as a whole, managerial work and project skills and quality, as well as tips for better negotiations and visibility on social media.
Annually, the Union of Professional Engineers organises up to 400 events across Finland! The versatile events are designed to support members to network, progress professionally and to bring joy to their free time. Events are generally free of charge, and you can often bring your family or colleague who is not a member with you. The Union of Professional Engineers organises events in cooperation with member organisations.
The amount of the membership fee depends on your member organisation and your potential unemployment fund membership. It is also possible to receive a discount on membership fees in different life situations. Your membership fee can also be paid in several ways. Keep your membership fees up to date. If necessary, you can find out more about membership fees, and your membership status from the customer service.
Recommend the membership to a colleague or friend who is not yet a member of the Union of Professional Engineers. By making a recommendation, you are rewarded with a EUR 40 GoGift Super Gift Card and your friend gets a better workday! Read more about the I Recommend! programme
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