College Membership

Bringing the industry to the heart of your courses.

£525 / ex Vat


This Membership is for Universities and Higher Education Colleges teaching illustration.

What your College membership includes

  • AOI 2 hour illustration business masterclass covering contracts, client negotiation, licensing and self promotion
  • Up to 30* subscriptions per issue to Varoom, the Illustration magazine offering a unique combination of industry insight and critical comment. *UK only
  • 1 free ‘Illustrator’s Guide to Law and Business Practice’ for your library/studio on initial membership purchase
  • Discounted Membership for all your current students
  • Discounted Membership for your lecturers
  • Access to hundreds of Members Only Resources on the Website
  • Promotion for your students via our Members News across AOI Social Media platforms

Key benefits to your college are:

  • An Interactive talk delivering on transformative education targets providing tangible employment skills, such as tips on contract negotiations and licensing.
  • AOI resources equipping students for the industry, increasing likelihood of graduate employment.
  • AOI membership demonstrating a collaboration between your college and the industry.
  • Increased graduate employment demonstrating your college’s contribution to the sector, thereby raising its profile.
  • Increased understanding of contracts and licensing by graduates meaning they are less likely to accept poor contracts which erode their potential to sustain a career, offering an alumni legacy.
  • AOI membership and myriad of benefits should improve student’s satisfaction with teaching and learning.