Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland Coláiste Ríoga na Máinleá in Éirinn

Benefits of Fellowship/Membership

Annual benefits for Fellows and Members include:

Participation in the College community

  • Influence the Governance of RCSI by proposing candidates for election to the Council of RCSI and voting in said election.


  • Subscription to The Surgeon journal.
  • Two annual editions of Surgical Scope, the dedicated magazine for RCSI Fellows & Members.
  • Monthly editions of Surgical Bulletin, exclusive news for RCSI Fellows & Members.


  • Discounted rates for the annual RCSI Millin and Charter Day Meetings held in RCSI Dublin.
  • Annual networking meetings held worldwide.

Professional development

  • Access to Surgical Fellowships & Awards (read more here).
  • Opportunity to participate in RCSI training activities and The Court of Examiners (read more here).
  • Discounts on RCSI's Institute of Leadership Masters programmes and short professional development courses for all healthcare professionals in Ireland, Bahrain, Dubai and Jordan.
  • Discount of €150 per year on your Professional Competence Scheme Fee (applicable to Irish Fellows & Members only).


  • Onsite access to RCSI Libraries in Bahrain and Dublin - Please contact the Fellows Office for more information.  
  • Preferred access and discounted rates for hire of College facilities for professional and social activities.
  • Use of the Fellows' Common Room in RCSI Dublin.