Associate Memebership

Any fresh design graduate with a design degree ( minimum of 4 years) can acquire Associate membership  . After competing 3 years of professional experience in the industry , they will be eligible to apply for a professional membership.Annual fee: 500AED

Membership criteria

1. Tertiary education degree according to above criteria

2. Candidates' CV

3. Portfolio (with candidates less than 3 years of tertiary degree)

3. A copy of an attested interior design qualification from an accredited institute  

4. 3 referees ​

Membership Benefits

1.         Obtain APID Certificate and Permission to use relevant APID Associate member logo as email signature for the full year of the membership

2.         Access to APID events  to network with colleagues, designers, industry, media partners and government bodies 

3.         Access to  discounted and free Continuing Professional Development (CPD) seminars, lectures and courses organized by APID

4.         Free Access to the job portal of APID

5.         Opportunity to acquire dual membership  with international interior design associations in partnership with APID ( Conditions apply )     

6.         Recognition through participation in  volunteer  programs  that   improves an aspect of the industry they  are passionate about.

7.         Access to  APID 's Private Design hub 

NOTE : Membership Fee: 500 AED .  

           APID Membership Dues are payable annually according to the calendar year of APID.

           Bank charges must be incurred by remitter. Kindly note that completion of the application form on the reverse side confirms all

           membership benefits have been read and fully understood. 

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