Student Membership (Free)

Get Started as a Professional Horticulturist with FREE Student Membership!

Professional connections are essential in forging a successful career in horticulture. Many people find their first professional roles through word of mouth and personal connections, and especially so in a competitive, changing economy.

Our twelve month membership for horticultural students in universities, TAFE or other Registered Training Organisations gives you the opportunity to experience the Institute and its people and opportunities.

How to Join

Joining is easy – and free. Simply read the terms and conditions and then complete your details online below or complete the PDF form.

Membership Application Form

You can apply with the PDF or online below.

Terms & Conditions

  • Checks will be made with your nominated educational provider and it is recommended that you use your student email address if you have one.
  • You must be currently enrolled full time in any recognised horticulture course and you will be required to provide proof of enrollment.
  • AIH membership is for one year, however can be extended for the duration of your course.
  • You must attend one AIH event or Workshop during the year.
  • You will be eligible to be nominated as the AIH Student of the Year Award.
  • You will receive the AIH National Newsletter and other notices and concessions for attending AIH events and workshops.
  • You get access to job opportunities and AIH mentors.
  • General or Registered Horticulturist accreditation membership is offered on completion of your course.

Simply complete your details below and get started. This will create a membership account.

If you are not sure or would like more advice, contact our membership manager via this form. You can expect a response in less than 48 hours. You can also email