Introduction to the Committee


The Young Members Committee (YMC) is responsible to the Learned Society Board for the promulgation of activities of a technical and social nature for the Registered Young Members (RYMs), defined as members of the Institution who are at or below the age of 35 and registered under YMC.




To organise technical meetings, visits, and other events for the benefit of RYMs


To organise social functions for RYMs with a view to increase their awareness of the engineering profession and the Institution


To encourage RYMs to participate in Institution affairs


To encourage students and graduates in Engineering and related disciplines to join the Institution


To undertake such other activities as may further the aims and objectives of the Institution with particular regard to its RYMs

The YMC has 12 Working Groups to achieve the above aims and to benefit our RYMs.



Students Promotion Group

To provide secondary and tertiary students with information on their career prospects on Engineering

Graduates Promotion Group

To assist engineering graduates in their professional development

Seminars Group

To organise seminars or workshop of a multi-disciplinary nature with main focuses on technical aspects.

Visits Group

To organise visits of a multi-disciplinary nature with main focuses on technical aspects.

Non-Technical Programme Group

To organise activities (including seminars, workshops and visits) of general topics, such as personal development, managerial aspects and mind-set training.

Community Services Group

To promote members’ awareness in society through participation in community services.

Public Relations Group

To promote collaboration among various engineering institutions, different professionals and YMC

Sports & Recreation Group

To promote members’ interests in the fellowship amongst all classes of members and their awareness of health and sports

Social, Culture & Arts Group

To promote members' interests in the Institution and fellowship amongst all classes of members

Publicity and Webmaster Group

To promote YMC and activities organised by the Committee and members

Special Events Group

To identify and coordinate with RYMs and Working Groups for special events, international conference and events under President’s theme

Human Resources Group

To monitor members’ feedback on YMC’s activities and focus on training helpers and preparing them to be committee members.