Within this group there are various groups. They are:
a. Full Member
This is an individual membership for market researchers and market research users who have at least three years' experience in the industry. You are interested in furthering the aims and objectives of MRSM and intend to become a fully active and contributing Member of the Society.
b. Associate Member
This is an individual membership for market researchers and market research users who have less than three years' experience in the industry and who are interested in furthering the aims and objectives of MRSM and intend to become a fully active and contributing Member of the Society.
c. Student Member
You can apply to be a Student Member of MRSM if you are enrolled, either full-time or part-time in an approved tertiary course of study. This Student Membership will apply only for the calendar year of that course of study.
d. Life Member
Life Membership is an Individual Membership that may be granted, by invitation to individuals, who in the opinion of the Committee is well respected in the industry. This individual must have a significant contribution to the industry and has helped to advance the marketing research industry and its profession in Malaysia.
e. Honorary Member
Honorary Membership is an Individual Membership that is granted by invitation to individuals, who, by virtue of the position held in industry, academia or government, are in a position to develop, influence and enhance the image and practice of the marketing research industry and profession in Malaysia.
All admitted members will have to pay a Joining Fee and an Annual Membership Fee. The fee structure is as follows:
Types of Memberships Joining Fee (RM) Annual Fee (RM)
Full Member 50.00 200.00
Associate Member 50.00 150.00
Student Member 50.00 nil
Life Member nil nil
Research Member 100.00 400.00
Non-Research Member 100.00 400.00
The standard subscription fee period for MRSM membership is a financial year, January to December. For new members joining part-way through the year, the amount due on Annual Fee is calculated pro rata, based on the month of application, to December.