1. Does ICDE accredit members?
    No. ICDE is not an accreditation agency and does not have the mandate to accredit educational organizations.

  2. If I am an ICDE member, can I accredit other organizations?
    No. ICDE membership does not grant member organizations with the ability to accredit other organizations.

  3. How can I pay my membership fee?
    Institutional members receive an invoice from the ICDE Secretariat with which they may pay the fee via bank transfer or PayPal (credit card or PayPal account). Please email the Secretariat ( if you would like to request an invoice. Individual members may pay their membership fee via PayPal (credit card or PayPal account). Student members do not pay a membership fee.

  4. How long does my membership last?
    All ICDE memberships last for one full calendar year. Institutional and individual members must renew their membership yearly, while student members must renew only after completion of their graduate program.

  5. Can I cancel my ICDE membership?
    Yes. All members must inform the Secretariat in writing of their decision to cancel membership. Institutional members must cancel by no later than December 31 of the current year. Cancelation procedures are subject to membership terms and conditions outlined in commitment letters and/or welcome letters.