General Membership

  • Politicians and civil servants
  • Journalists
  • Third sector workers
  • Anyone with an interest in politics or political studies 

Are you a member of the public with an interest in politics? If so, the PSA looks forward to welcoming you. Click below for a full list of members’ benefits.

Academic Membership

  • Political studies and political science academics

  • Academics from other disciplines
  • PhD students and early career academics
  • Masters students
  • Undergraduate students 
  • Retired academics

Join over a thousand academics from around the world who are members of PSA. We offer a wide range of members’-only benefits, at progressive prices depending on your career stage.

School Membership

  • Politics teachers
  • History teachers 
  • Citizenship teachers
  • Teachers of any social sciences subjects

If you’re a teacher then we have a wide range of benefits for you to access and share with the rest of your school.

Plus, we’re currently offering a discount on our regular membership fee!