IET-The Institution of Engineering and Technology is Europe's largest and the World's Second Largest Professional Society of its kind. The IET is one of the world’s leading professional societies for the engineering and technology community.
IET inspire, inform and influence the global engineering community to engineer a better world. As a diverse home across engineering and technology, IET community share knowledge that helps make better sense of the world in order to solve the challenges that matter. It’s why IET uniquely placed to champion engineering.
Vision and Strategy
Our aims and aspirations and how we intend to achieve them.
Integrity - Operate professionally and ethically to gain trust. Be open and honest with each other. Respect everyone and value each other’s contribution.
Excellence - Work towards the highest level of service and satisfaction. Use agile methods and seek innovative solutions to add value. Continually improve and adopt best practices.
Teamwork - Encourage staff and volunteers to work together. Recognise the value of talented individuals working in teams. Be collaborative and partner with other organisations.
A Brief History of the IET
An overview of the history of the IET from its foundation in 1871 plus details of the Archives of the IET that record its history and current organisation.
The Institution of Engineering and Technology was formed in 2006 by the joining together of the IEE (Institution of Electrical Engineers) and the IIE (Institution of Incorporated Engineers). This overview summarises the history of the IET from its foundation in 1871.
IET Office Locations
The IET is a global network, connecting engineers and technicians from all over the world.