Membership Requirement

The following categories of persons are eligible to become the life members of the Endocrine Society of India (ESI):

1) A person who holds a postgraduate degree in Endocrinology (DM/DNB) from a recognized institute in India shall be eligible to become life-members.

2) A person who holds a postgraduate degree in Endocrinology from a recognized institute abroad after undergoing two / three years residency program duly recognized and registered by either the Medical Council of India or State Medical Council shall be eligible to be enrolled as a life-member of the society after their application is duly considered and approved by the credential committee.

3) A person who holds a postgraduate degree in basic life sciences or a research Doctorate degree in the basic or applied endocrinology and is engaged in scientific work in the field of endocrinology evidenced through his/her profession and/or scientific activities shall be eligible to be enrolled as a member of the society after their application is duly considered and approved by the credential committee.

4) A person who holds a postgraduate degree in Medicine or any of the allied branches of Medicine and is in full time research/teaching in a department of Endocrinology at a recognized teaching institute for at least three years after obtaining the postgraduate degree and has made significant scientific contributions in any of the areas of endocrinology shall be eligible to be enrolled as a member of the society after their application is duly considered and approved by the credential committee.