Back to School: 8 resources to help you excel


8 resources to help you excel

31 July 2023

​We’re kicking off the new academic school year with a special 50% off a regular CIM student membership.

Students, new and returning, are faced with new realities, different challenges and new uncertainties. We can help you create an informed and connected path to your future goals. You are the next generation of innovators, dreamers and doers who will drive the industry forward. A student membership opens doors to resources that connect you to the right people and the right information.

“It feels like you're a part of a family,” explains UBC student Ali Fahrettin Kuyuk. “You know, everybody's inviting. As a student, it's always a great opportunity to be this connected with the industry and the people who are running the industry.”

Learn directly from the people who make up this wide and varied industry.

A student membership provides lets you take advantage of an entire year of networking, events and webinars.

CIM Academy

Get insights from industry experts through webinars, short courses, workshops, technical presentations and keynotes from past conferences and symposiums for a discounted price.


CIM branches and societies as well as the CIM Foundation give away hundreds of thousands of dollars in scholarships and bursaries to CIM student members each year.

Technical Paper Library   

Access thousands of peer-reviewed papers on a variety of topics from our digital libraries.

CIM Magazine and CIM Journal   

Get digital and print subscriptions to the award-winning CIM Magazine and e-quarterly CIM Journal. Stay up-to-date on the latest industry news and peer-reviewed articles.

Discounts on events

Not only do you save on the cost of membership, but you also enjoy membership pricing for virtual events and in-person conferences.

Branches and Societies

Join one of 30 Canadian Branches and any number of 11 technical societies and take advantage of knowledge-sharing and networking opportunities led by a highly educated and supportive community.

Student Chapters

As a student member, you can join a CIM Student Chapter at your college or university and take part in student-focused events, field trips, networking and leadership opportunities. No student chapter at your school? We’ve got the tools to help you start one!

Mentorship Program

Take advantage of our Mentorship Program to boost your personal and career development, gain leadership skills, and learn how your own unique perspective enriches the mentorship experience.

Get Your CIM Student Membership