Subs & Membership

How do I join the RCPI?
There are two pathways to join us: Membership, which is by examination Fellowship, which is by nomination We also have membership categories of Associ...
Wed, 31 Jul, 2019 at 2:57 PM
How do I become a Fellow?
To become a Fellow you must: hold Membership of the Royal College of Physicians of Ireland (or equivalent) for at least four years have held a consultant...
Wed, 31 Jul, 2019 at 2:40 PM
I’m a Fellow of another College, can I transfer Fellowship?
Possibly – Fellowship of another recognised College can be a route to RCPI Fellowship. Further information on routes to RCPI Fellowship are available here...
Wed, 31 Jul, 2019 at 2:41 PM
My Collegiate Membership has lapsed – how do I renew it?
Please send an email to and we will send you a new renewal notice in order to reactivate your membership.
Wed, 31 Jul, 2019 at 2:41 PM
Can I request a letter confirming my RCPI Membership or Fellowship?
Yes – please email
Wed, 31 Jul, 2019 at 2:43 PM
I am a new Fellow – when will I receive my Certificate?
Your certificate will be presented to you at our awards ceremony for new Fellows. If you are not attending the ceremony, your Fellowship certificate will b...
Wed, 31 Jul, 2019 at 2:43 PM
How do I update my contact details?
You can do this by emailing or by logging in to the RCPI website and changing your personal information there.
Wed, 31 Jul, 2019 at 2:44 PM
When am I eligible to put letters after my name?
You are eligible to use the post nominal MRCPI or FRCPI after you have attended your conferring ceremony and received your certificate.
Wed, 31 Jul, 2019 at 2:45 PM
Do I have to pay my annual Membership or Fellowship fees in order to access benefits and services?
Yes – renewing your Membership or Fellowship by paying your annual subscription gives you access to a range of benefits and services, depending on your cat...
Wed, 31 Jul, 2019 at 2:45 PM
When is my annual subscription due?
The RCPI financial year runs from 1 July to 30 July.  Annual renewal notices are sent out end June/start July every year for the coming year.
Wed, 31 Jul, 2019 at 2:46 PM