Moving to Fellow grade

Enjoy the benefits

Fellowship grade is BIFMís most prestigious grade of membership.† Itís a true mark of distinction and a badge of achievement.† It enables you to demonstrate your continued achievements within the industry, ensuring that your considerable skills and knowledge are recognised.
There are other benefits too:

  • Use íFBIFMí after your name on business cards, emails, websites and other business collateral to reflect your high level of membership
  • Improve your career prospects
  • Show your commitment to FM industry standards
  • Be part of shaping the future of BIFM - and give back to the FM profession

Am I eligible to upgrade?

You may be eligible to become a Fellow if you currently have or previously have had significant FM experience and can demonstrate a sustained or significant contribution to the profession or industry.

All we need to upgrade you is:

  • a completed Fellowship Application Form
  • submission of a CV
  • job description
  • named referees that sponsor the application.

Stage 1: complete the Fellowship Application Form, including your CV and job description

Stage 2: Peer Review (Fellow Assessment Panel)
As a result of the assessment, an interview may take place to gather further information.† This may be carried out by telephone / video conference or in person.

The Assessment Fee is £300.00

Please click here to view the Fellow page.

Contact us

If you have any queries regarding your membership or upgrading, please contact our Membership team on†+44 (0) 1279 712650 or via email at


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