A regular membership of the Dutch Sociological Association (NSV) costs €88.- (the membership fee for a partner of a regular member is reduced to €54.50). For members who can demonstrate that they receive a benefit / minimum income and for PhD-students, the contribution is €54.50. Students (Bachelor or Master-students) pay €33.- under conditions. Graduates are able to receive NSV-membership for free during the first year after graduation.

Members of the NSV:


  • receive Sociologie Magazine

  • receive a discount for activities undertaken by the NSV (such as the Annual Meeting Dag van de Sociologie)

  • can take a subscription at a reduced rate with the journals Beleid en Samenleving, Mens en Maatschappij, Tijdschrift voor Arbeidsvraagstukken and Religie en Samenleving. This reduction amounts to €5.- on the regular subscription price per year. For a new subscription, an additional introductory discount of €5.- applies. Note: the journals sometimes have higher discounts for students. The discounts only apply when your membership fee is paid by 15 February 2021.

Become a member
Becoming a member of the NSV can be by filling in the membership form .