Access your British Psychological Society e-Subscriber benefits

All RQTU members can access the benefits of BPS e-Subscriber membership:

  • Online access to The Psychologist magazine
  • Join BPS Divisions, Sections and Special Groups
  • Discounts on BPS e-learning packages
  • Access BPS member benefits through Wider Wallet
  • Upgrade to Affiliate Membership of the BPS at a discounted rate

To access your BPS e-Subscriber benefits you will need to sign in with your RQTU membership number and password. If you do not already have a web account on the PTC website, follow the steps below.

1. Visit the PTC homepage: https://ptc.bps.org.uk/

2. Click the Login button in the grey bar at the top of the page

3. Click Create new account

4. Follow the steps given on the webpage to create a new account

5. Follow the steps below to access your BPS e-Subscriber benefits.

Once you have created your web account, please follow the steps below to access your BPS e-Subscriber benefits.

Please note that if you are already a member of the BPS, you will retain your current membership grade.

How to access your BPS e-Subscriber benefits

1. Visit The Psychologist website

2. Sign in using your email address or RQTU/BPS membership number and password. If you have not yet created an account on the PTC website, see "Create my web account" above.

3. Enjoy a huge range of fascinating articles and features on all aspects of psychology

Divisions, Sections and Special Groups are the knowledge centres of the BPS, keeping our members up to date with the latest developments and research in psychology. 

1. Visit the Member Networks section of the BPS website

2. Click on the Branches, Division, Sections, Special Groups and Support Groups links to choose which Member Network(s) you would like to join

3. Join the Member Network of your choice by following the instructions

4. Take advantage of a wide range of training, advice events and divisional news provided by your Member Networks. 

1. Visit the BPS website

2. Sign in using your email address or RQTU/BPS membership number and password. If you have not yet created an account on the PTC website, see "Create my web account" above.

3. Click the Shop link at the top of the page

4. Click on the e-Learning icon

5. Choose your online course and enjoy your automatically discounted e-Subscriber price.

1. Visit the BPS website

2. Sign in using your email address or RQTU/BPS membership number and password. If you have not yet created an account on the PTC website, see "Create my web account" above.

3. Visit the Member Resources area of the BPS website

4. Click the Member Discounts tab

5. At the bottom of the page, you will see the link to register with Wider Wallet to access your benefits.

If you wish to upgrade to Affiliate Subscriber grade, please contact the BPS Membership department by email: [email protected] or by phone: 0116 252 9911.

In addition to the benefits listed above, BPS Affiliate Subscribers also receive a hard copy of The Psychologist sent monthly to their home address, discounts on BPS workshops, conferences and events, plus even more exclusive online content.

Please note that if you are already a member of the BPS, you will retain your current membership grade.