TIME Membership Categories


TIME have 6 types of members who may be considered as the member of society as all TIME of its operation.

Fellow

All candidates for election or transfer to this grade shall:

(a) be qualified for election as Member; and either

(b) have been engaged in practising their profession in the minerals and extractive industries or in government, educational, research, professional or commercial organisations concerned with those industries for at least ten years, during which period they shall have occupied a position of major responsibility for at least five years; or

(c) have held a position of major responsibility in the minerals and extractive industries, government, educational, research, professional, or commercial organisations concerned with those industries for a minimum of 10 years during which time they have achieved distinction by some definite personal contribution to the science and practice of these industries either through personal participation in technical activities or through administrative direction and leadership of qualified technical personnel.

Honorary Fellow

Honorary Members Individuals who can offer advice, insight and be instrumental in the success of the Society. They may be conferred by approval of two-thirdsvote of the Executive Committee at a meeting where the quorum has been estab lished. The length of active membership shall be for one year and shall be conferred at the first Executive Committee meeting after electionsare held at the Annual General Meeting. An Honorary member can also become a member of the Executive Committee and can be selected to serve on various committees but do not have voting rightsand cannot be elected into office.

Member

Every candidate for election or transfer to this grade shall:

(a) satisfy the Executive Committee that they have a tertiary degree oi equivalent qualification acceptable to the Executive Committee and have been engaged in the minerals and extractive industries or in government, educational, research,
professional or commercial organisations directly concerned with those industries in a capacity related to their area of tertiary study for a period of more than three years

(b) have achieved professional status and a position of professional responsibility through a combination of formal post secondary education and experiential learning, over a period of at least ten years whilst engaged in the minerals and extractive industries, or in government, education, research, professional or commercial organisations directly concerned with those industries.

(a)(c) A candidate who has obtained a degree or equivalent by study over an extended period and who has attained a position of professional responsibility before completing the experience requirements for membership, may be admitted at the discretion of the Executive Committee after a shorter period than the specified one.

Company Member

Company Member Company Member are the member of any company or organization whose activities have a substantial connection with the minerals and extractive industries. A Company Member shall nominate one representative who will have full voting rights, and shall be entitled to the privileges as stated by constitution.

Associate Member

Associate Member Unless otherwise provided the Associate members Satisfied the Executive Committee that they have a tertiary degree or equivalent qualification acceptable to the Executive Committee and have been engaged in the minerals and extractive industries or in government, educational, research, professional or commercial organizations directly concerned with those industries in a capacity related to their area of tertiary study for a period of less than three years.

Student Member

These are members who are undergraduate students of mining engineering course may satisfied the Executive Committee that they are receiving such education and/or practical experience as will ultimately qualify them as Associate. Throughout the year student members will interact with their student chapter and other students worldwide with the Community. Student members are also able to connect with a global network of professional members who are the technology experts, leaders and educators in the mineral industry.

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