Membership Benefits

Get access to specialised training events, networking & paper feedback opportunities at the BAM Annual Conference, Special Interest Group networks, receipt of the high ranking BAM journals and a whole host of other membership services.

BAM Annual Conference

Every year at varying locations throughout the UK, BAM holds a lively Conference in September, which is preceded by the Doctoral Symposium

  • The Annual Conference is the cornerstone event for the wider business and management research community
  • An excellent opportunity to network and gain valuable feedback on the full and developmental papers presented from fellow peers in a vibrant, supportive and intellectually stimulating environment

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BAM Journals

As a BAM member, you will receive online access to the following

  • British Journal of Management (BJM)
  • International Journal of Management Reviews (IJMR)
  • Optional £20 annual subscription fee for the Journal of Management Studies (JMS)

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Events and networking

Access to a variety of networks, with the opportunity to enhance your professional development through the events and networking opportunity BAM run each year

  • 22 Special Interest Groups (SIGs), running around 50 events each year
  • Unlock member-only events
  • Dedicated members have opportunity to stand for BAM Council and Executive Committee roles.

More information on SIGs | Council | Fellows

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We offer a number of grants to our members

  • The British Academy of Management grant scheme consists of funding for three categories of project
  • SAMS/BAM Research and Capacity Building Grant Scheme (maximum £150,000 per project)
  • Collaborative research grant schemes - ANZAM, IAM & SIMA

More details on Grants

e-Newsletter & News

The e-Newsletter provides:

  • Important BAM Conference and Events updates, including details on how to register

  • Updates on SIG activity

  • Current special issues and calls for papers, including guidelines for submission

  • Job advertisements

For the latest news


Any queries regarding membership, please contact Jenny Mak at [email protected]