Over 10,000 professionals in the UK and worldwide are members of the lead global, professional body in Architectural Technology.

CIAT can help provide you with a network to develop your professional career and when you decide to progress your membership to prestigious Chartered status, MCIAT.


Your CIAT credentials are a recognition of your skills and competence within the discipline of Architectural Technology, with the ACIAT designation for Associate members. For Chartered Members, your MCIAT status is a protected descriptor and designation demonstrating quality assurance and achievement, commanding respect from clients and peers.


CIAT membership offers you exclusive access to the AT CPD Register, as well as numerous opportunities to attend Regional/Centre CPD events on various subjects and issues to help you maintain high levels of professionalism and develop your technical and professional knowledge.


Network in your designated Region/Centre with fellow members and built environment professionals at numerous events, with opportunities to get directly involved with the Institute at Regional, national and international levels.


Receive our free quarterly magazine AT Journal, the only journal in the UK dedicated to the discipline of Architectural Technology, weekly newsletter AT Weekly and aspirATion e-magazine for students and graduates, to be kept in the loop with all things AT and CIAT.



Other benefits

Discover further benefits of your membership of the Institute: