To join IFHE, please follow the steps described below. If you scroll down, you find information on our membership categories and fees.

How to join IFHE

Step 1: Register your data

Create a your membership account at the IFHE Database and confirm the verification email you receive. We will then send you a welcome letter. 

Please read our Privacy and General Data Protection Policy.

Step 2: Transfer your membership fee

Please use the secure IFHE credit card payment to pay your membership see (see categories below).

Should you prefer a different payment option, please contact us. We receive payments rom all over the world and will find a solution that suits your needs.


Please note that only after IFHE has confirmed receipt of your membership fee, your account is activated and you can access the IFHE Member Area. 

Membership categories & payment information

Membership categories


  1. Individual Members:   € 70
  2. Organisational / Associated Members:  € 290

Different rates apply for students and members from low-income and lower-middle income economies (both € 30). See World Bank classification.

Individual members can choose to pay fees four years in advance and benefit from a reduced rate of € 230 or € 100 (for members from low-income/lower-income economies).

Payment through third parties

Some affiliates/national associations offer to collect IFHE membership fees, please contact them directly:

Other IFHE country contacts also offer this option: 

  • Nigeria / contact Patricia MBAH (throughHome Economics Professional Association of Nigeria)
  • Ireland / contact Amanda McCLOAT (through St. Angela's College, Sligo, Ireland)



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