Key member benefits
Expert information and insight
Commentaries, analysis and direct access to RUSI research publications, helping develop your military knowledge and understanding in critical areas.
Exclusive events and experiences
From major flagship speeches by political, defence and security leaders through to intimate discussions with policy makers, experts and practitioners.
Networks, engagement and dialogue
Joint events, private briefings, expert updates and collaborative thought leadership to position your voice and develop thinking in the most impactful way possible.
Explore Military Membership options
Military Membership for Individuals
For military personnel who want to be at the forefront of their profession.
RUSI was founded with a clear vision: to further the art and science of the military profession. 190 years later, this vision remains central to who we are and what we do. As militaries adapt and evolve to meet ever-changing circumstances, RUSI membership develops current and future leaders in the profession of arms.
As a thought-leading research institution, individual RUSI Membership compliments and enhances formal Professional Military Education and career development through:
- Access to unique member-only content and publications, including the RUSI Journal and RUSI Defence Systems.
- Invitations to member-only events, including the annual Chief of the Defence Staff lecture, and discounted ticketing to our key military conferences (both online and in-person).
- Unique opportunities to engage directly with RUSI experts and analysts, putting the latest thinking directly into your hands.
- Building connections and networks with military peers and leaders from around the world.
Military Membership for Units/Organisations
For military organisations seeking to gain competitive edge.
The challenges militaries face today and tomorrow require all personnel to think beyond the confines of their immediate role. RUSI membership gives the Whole Force access to thought-leading research, democratising knowledge across the breadth, depth and context of military experience.
Nominees with full personal access to RUSI publications and member events, acting as champions and gatekeepers.
Bespoke membership options to compliment and enhance the Conceptual and Moral Components of Fighting Power: membership packages built to meet your needs.
Support for Professional Military Education at all levels through:
- Dedicated relationship management and tailored content curation including monthly event shortcast and termly Contact! digest from the Military Sciences research group.
- Whole Force access to exclusive member-only content and publications, including the RUSI Journal and RUSI Defence Systems.
- Ability to live-stream member-only events, including the annual Chief of the Defence Staff lecture and key military conference speeches.
- Bespoke briefings by RUSI experts, tailored to your needs, giving your personnel the intellectual edge.
- Options to collaborate with RUSI experts to deliver thought-leading research and conceptual development.
RUSI Membership has provided RAF Lossiemouth personnel with routine opportunities to broaden their intellect and thought processes on topical subjects. Improving depth of knowledge and widening one's way of thinking encourages better decision making, improved leadership and an overall enhancement in personal and professional military effectiveness.