If you're currently a graduate affiliate member then upgrade to chartered membership via your account and get 3 months for free.

Join as a student member

Become a student member of the CSP to gain access to a wide range of exclusive benefits including member-only networking events, the latest library resources and great money-off discounts and funding opportunities.

As a physio student, you are a future leader of this exciting and rewarding profession. Whether you’re in your first term of an undergraduate programme, studying an apprenticeship or going out on your final placement, we’ll be with you every step of your student journey and beyond.

Have a question about student membership? Please read our FAQs. If you require further support with your application, please call us on 020 7306 6666 or email enquiries@csp.org.uk  

If you’re studying a pre-registration apprenticeship or working as a support worker or healthcare assistant while you study, sign up as an Associate student member and get added insurance protection and employment support.


First years, get a free pocketbook!

Sign up to student membership in your first year to receive a free pocketbook (worth over £22). These pocketbooks will not only help you settle into your course and revise for exams, they are the perfect size to accompany you on placements! Choose between:

  • The Physiotherapist’s Pocketbook: Essential Facts at your Fingertips. Kenyon and Kenyon (3rd edition)
  • Anatomy and Human Movement Pocketbook.  Palastanga, et al. (1st edition)

Pocketbooks are available on a first-come, first-served basis so do sign-up as soon as you can to avoid disappointment. (Can't decide? Read the reviews.)


Benefits of student membership


Learning resources

Use the CSP’s online library catalogues to access all eBooks, CSP publications, eJournals, reports and other literature from wherever you like to study best.  


Connect with your community

Discuss issues that matter you most with chartered members in your regional network, join special interest groups or get more involved at events.


Funding opportunities

Find out about the financial support available to students on pre-registration courses, including funding for elective placements and conferences.


After you graduate

Use our jobs finder to search and apply for your first role, sign up for a mentor, enrol on our leadership development programme or speak to other newly qualified physios on iCSP, our member-only online community that is home to over 60 speciality forums.

If you’re graduating soon, find out how you can get 12 months of graduate affiliate membership for free while you wait for HCPC registration.

Other ways we can support you

There are lots of additional benefits you can enjoy with your CSP membership.

Stay up-to-date

  • Receive your monthly copy of Frontline magazine, the essential read for physio students. You can also sign up to Student Life, your regular student email.

Engage with your community

Save money

Membership costs 2021/22

Please note: renewals for this category are academic year not calendar year.

 Annual feeMonthly fee
Student member: accredited course£42.00£3.50
Student member: non-accredited course£52.92£4.41


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