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The OR Society is home to the science + art of problem solving.

As a student member, you will get access to the resources you need to put your career on the right track. Our insights will help you to refine your career options and set goals, find work experience, secure a job you're passionate about, and access funding opportunities.

Operational research, analytics, data and strategy are our areas of focus. Whatever your field of study, we are here to guide you and to help you craft the career you want.

As a student member, you can:

ENHANCE

ENHANCE  your CV and professional credibility with real-world experiences like our volunteering opportunities and accreditation, which will give you an edge when applying for your first job. 

ACCESS

ACCESS  funding opportunities like our £10,000 Master's Scholarship, plus extra-curricular training opportunities like our short courses, which will help you to stand out from the crowd.

CONNECT

CONNECT  with potential employers at our annual Careers Open Day and receive free mentorship through our Early Careers Network, where you can meet like-minded students who are also pursuing a career in OR and analytics.

KNOW

KNOW  exactly where you want to go with unlimited access to academic journals and timely industry news, which will help to inform your field of study now and in the future.

Your member benefits will help you to build a career that’s successful and rewarding.

As a student member you will receive the tools you need to make the most of opportunities and thrive in a professional environment.

Ready to take the next step?

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Want to know more about our benefits or have a question about what membership could mean for you? 

Call our Membership team on +44 (0)121 233 9300 or email [email protected]