ACM Membership


ACM membership is drawn from all sectors of the computing sciences and their applications, from the design and construction of computers to the development of appropriate programming theory and languages and the utilization of computers in scientific investigation, industrial control, management data processing, and the humanities.

Originally, membership in ACM was open to all interested in the purposes of the Association. In 1966, ACM adopted grades of membership, which currently include " Professional Member" and "Student Member." Eligibility for these grades is defined as follows:

ACM members benefit from a wide variety of resources, including more than 50 publications; nearly 150 Special Interest Group conferences; free online books and courses for professional development; a searchable Digital Library; local chapter activities; and a growing online community of electronic forums.

New members from India can join ACM by paying their dues in Indian rupees.

Modes of Registration

There are two modes of registration: Online or Offline.

There are two types of memberships: Student or Professional.

Joining ACM Online

Depending upon the type of membership you can click on the relevant links as below.

Student Registration Link | Professional Registration Link

Joining ACM Offline

Download the relevant form as applicable: Student Application form | Professional Application form
Demand Drafts payable in Pune for the required amount as per the form to be made out in favour of Association for Computing Machinery.

The form and the DD should be mailed to:

Please visit ACM India website for more information.

ACM Membership Renewal

Renewing your ACM Membership is easy using ACM Renewal Form. Please note that in order to use the Online Renewal Form, you will need to have an ACM Web Account. Please click here for renewing your ACM account.