Membership Information

If you agree with the rules and regulations of the society and wish to become a regular member, please obtain recommendations from two regular members and fill out the necessary information on the Member Application page. In addition to the online application, we also accept an application by email. Please fill out the application form at the bottom of this page and send it to our office. The application for membership will be reviewed by the steering committee.


Membership categories and fees

Category Annual fee
Regular membership JPY 12,000 / year
Regular membership (overseas residents) JPY 6,000 / year
Regular membership (senior scientists) JPY 3,000 / year
Student membership JPY 3,000 / year
Honorable members Waived


The annual membership fee can be paid by the following two methods:

Credit card (recommended)

The credit card payment can be made in the member service page (in Japanese).
We are very sorry that we don't have English page on web payment system.
Please consult the following instruction with a brief English translation (A pdf version is here).


Bank transfer

Please use the following information.

Bank name: Mizuho Bank, LTD.
Branch Name: Hongo Branch
Bank Address:3-34-3 Hongo, Bunkyo-ku,
Tokyo 113-0033, Japan
Bank SWIFT address (Bank Identifier Code):
Name of the account:
Account number: 075-2462127

Please ask your bank to send directly to Mizuho Bank, LTD. to avoid the charge taken by the third bank. We can't receive the membership fee if it became negative.


Please use the following form to apply for the membership.

Cancel membership

Please use the following form to terminate your membership.