Graduate Associate Membership
The IPA offers University and TAFE accounting students who have
graduated in the last three years, a significantly
discounted professional membership to assist in the transition from
a student to Associate member (GAIPA) in their early career
GAIPA membership will provide you with all of the benefits that
full membership provides, but at a discounted fee.
You will receive full access to the IPA's tools and resources
- Website access
- Regular technical updates andpublications, including the Public
- Networking opportunities
- IPA partner special offers and discounts
- CareerOne accounting job search function
- Discounted continuing professional education.
Above all, you will be part of a global, professional and
innovative accounting body that's on the move.
Join the IPA as a GAIPA member for just $149 for the first year
SECOND YEAR: ENROL IN THE IPA PROGRAM
Enrol in the IPA Program Master of Commerce (Professional
Accounting) in your second year of membership and you will continue
to pay the introductory fee of just $149.
Following the first year, this fee is available to you for three
years while you are enrolled in the IPA Program.
Upon completion of the IPA Program you may apply for advancement
to the IPA flagship level of Member (MIPA), provided you have
completed th IPA Mentored Work Experience requirements.
Your membership fee over four years, at GAIPA will be just $596;
versus $1,046 if you do not enrol in the IPA Program.*
To find out more about the IPA Program
SECOND YEAR: DO NOT ENROL IN THE IPA PROGRAM
If you do not wish to enrol in the IPA Program in your second
year of membership, the GAIPA membership fee will increase to$199,
and then in increments of $100 every year thereafter. For example;
year 1: $149; year 2: $199; year 3: $299; year 4: $399 and
year 5: $499.
*If you enrol in the IPA Program, your annual membership fee
will be charged at the higher fee; you will receive your rebate