Fellowship may only be conferred on members of at least five years standing. National Council may only confer Fellowship on the recommendation of the branch committees, while the total number of fellows is less than one quarter of the total individual membership. Fellows must have qualifications or experience, such as one of the following:
- An approved Honours Degree in Metallurgy, Mechanical or Production Engineering and four years experience in a responsible position designing, developing or manufacturing diecasting or diecasting equipment.
- An approved Honours Degree in another Engineering or Scientific discipline of HND in Diecasting Technology and five years experience in a responsible position.
- Seven years appropriate industrial experience at senior management level.