Thank you for your interest in the Canadian Bureau for International Education (CBIE), Canada's leading membership organization in the international education field. We are delighted that you are interested in joining our membership. Read about the member benefits here.
The CBIE membership application should take approximately 20 minutes to complete. You will need to complete the full application form in order to submit (please note that saving a draft application and returning to complete at a later time is not currently available).
A completed application includes: a minimum of two institutional contacts, identification of your institutional priorities, and agreement to CBIE's Code of Ethical Practice signed off by your institution’s Senior Internationalization Officer.
After submitting your application, it will be reviewed by the CBIE Membership Committee and may take up to two (2) weeks to process. Following this review, a representative of our membership team will contact you regarding next steps.
Membership fees for Institutional and Associate Members (except School Boards) are based on full-time equivalent enrolment (FTEE). Memberships renew annually on April 1st. Fees for new members will be prorated for the first year based on when they join.
Categories Institutional Associate
Up to 5,000 FTEE $ 5,000 (3 Votes) $ 4,500 (1 Vote)
5,001 to 10,000 FTEE $ 7,500 (4Votes) $ 7,000 (1 Vote)
10,001 to 25,000+ FTEE $ 10,000 (5 Votes) $ 9,500 (1 Vote)
School Boards $ 1,500 (2 Votes) -

Should you have any questions about this process, you may contact our membership team at or visit our website.