Members of the Asiatic Society of Bangladesh
At present the Society has 988 members of whom 698 are for life and 290 are general members. All persons having at least two research publications are eligible for seeking membership. But the Council and General body of members elect only those who are being recommended by the Membership Committee. There is no nationality bar to become a member of the Society. Members have the right to vote, attend Society's meetings, buy its publications at half price, and enjoy all benefits offered by the Society.
A member can apply for life membership if he/she has already been a member for at least five years without any negative record against them. The fee for general membership is Tk 2,000.00 per fiscal year (1st July to 30th June) and life members Tk. 10,000.00 .