Anyone involved in teaching/research in General Relativity and cosmology
can apply to be a member of the IAGRG.
Types of Memberships:
In the initial stages, there were two types of memberships -- life
members and temporary members. Subsequently, by a resolution in the
General Body Meeting, all members are considered to be life members.
The current membership fee is a one time payment of Rs. 1000/- (Rupees
one thousand only).
Benefits of being a member:
Members are eligible to be elected on the governing council.
Members pay only 50% of the Registration fees at the IAGRG meetings.
Members are entitled to receive all decisions, circulars, announcements
etc by e-mail and hard copy if specifically requested.
Procedure to become a member:
There is an application form which can be downloaded application form (pdf) , application form (txt) .
A draft for Rs 1,000/- , made payable at Pune, and the signed form
should be sent to the address given on the form. The applicant's name is
then included in the database and e-mail acknowledgement is sent.
Once a year, an e-mail will be sent to all the members to update their
information in the database.