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Apply for MPA Membership

Thank you for your interest in becoming a member of the MPA.

As well as some required basic information, our application form has space for details of your schooling and your employment. At the end of the application form, provision is made for uploading digital copies of relevant documents, such as an Identity Card, or Student Identification.

After you have submitted the application form, an email will be sent to acknowledge receipt of the form. If you do not receive such an email, please contact us to make sure that we have your correct email address.

Please allow from 2 to 6 weeks for processing your application. Once your application has been processed, we will send an email requesting payment of the membership fee, which can be paid either through Paypal (with your own Paypal account, or with a credit card) or with a cheque.

Please refer to the table of membership types on this page
Select "Malaysian" if you live in Malaysia or have Malaysian nationality.

MPA Membership Types

Ordinary Membership: For individuals 18 years old and above who are interested and actively engaged in the field of psychometrics. Ordinary members must have at least a bachelor's degree in fields that apply psychometric procedures, such as psychology, education, applied statistics, medicine, human resources, artificial intelligence, security, forensic science, etc. (Malaysian: RM100, Non-Malaysian: USD 200)

Life Membership: Open to any ordinary members of the MPA who prefer to pay a commuted sum instead of the annual subscription. To be eligible for life membership, a person must have been a member of MPA for at least a year. (Malaysian one-time fee: RM1000, Non-Malaysian one-time fee: USD 1000)

Associate Membership (non-voting): For individuals who are somehow involved with psychometrics or a related field, but are not eligible for Ordinary Membership. (Malaysian: RM300, Non-Malaysian: USD 300)

Student Membership (non-voting): For students who are currently enrolled in a certificate, diploma, or degree program in psychometric-related fields. (Malaysian: RM50, Non-Malaysian: RM50)

Corporate Membership: For organisations that are interested in the goals and objectives of the MPA. Corporate members are entitled to nominate two representatives to the MPA. (Malaysian: RM2500, Non-Malaysian: USD 2500)