Membership Institutes

The following institutes have already chosen to join the MDPI membership program. If your institute is not yet listed, you may recommend the membership scheme with MDPI to your library here. We will reach out to your library to discuss the possibility of a membership. Please note that the corresponding or leading authors must be associated with the listed institutes to benefit from the discount.

The institute can decide if the APCs are to be paid centrally (central payment) or paid by the authors (non-central, author paid).

Institute Country Discount Payment Type for APC Date of Commencement Institute Library Website
University of Basel Switzerland 15% Non-central, author paid 15 September 2013 Link to Website
University Hospital of Basel Switzerland 15% Non-central, author paid 15 September 2013 Link to Website
NC State University USA 10% Non-central, author paid 1 November 2013 Link to Website
Technical University of Munich (TU München) Germany 10% Central payment 15 November 2013 Link to Website
University of Bern Switzerland 10% Non-central, author paid 19 December 2013 Link to Website
Vienna University of Technology (TU Wien) Austria 10% Non-central, author paid 20 December 2013 Link to Website
Wageningen University and Research Center The Netherlands 10% Non-central, author paid 23 January 2014 Link to Website
University of Tübingen Germany 10% Non-central, author paid 1 February 2014 Link to Website
University of Cagliari Italy 10% Non-central, author paid 1 February 2014 Link to Website
Spanish National Research Council (CSIC) Spain 10% Non-central, author paid 1 February 2014 Link to Website
University and University Hospital of Zürich Switzerland 10% Non-central, author paid 1 February 2014 Link to Website
University of Amsterdam The Netherlands 10% Non-central, author paid 1 February 2014 Link to Website
Technical University of Catalonia (UPC) Spain 10% Non-central, author paid 1 February 2014 Link to Website
University of Richmond USA 10% Non-central, author paid 1 February 2014 Link to Website
Karlsruhe Institute of Technology (Helmholtz) Germany 15% Central payment 1 March 2014 Link to Website
University of Barcelona Spain 10% Non-central, author paid 1 March 2014 Link to Website
Justus Liebig University Giessen Germany 10% Non-central, author paid 1 March 2014 Link to Website
Columbia University USA 10% Split payment 1 April 2014 Link to Website
RWTH Aachen University Germany 10% Non-central, author paid 1 April 2014 Link to Website
University of Twente The Netherlands 10% Non-central, author paid 1 March 2014 Link to Website
University of Maryland USA 10% Non-central, author paid 1 April 2014 Link to Website
Duke University USA 10% Non-central, author paid 1 March 2014 Link to Website
National Institute of Chemistry Slovenia 10% Non-central, author paid 1 April 2014 Link to Website
Wuhan University China 10% Non-central, author paid 1 May 2014 Link to Website
University of Göttingen (Georg-August-Universität Göttingen) Germany 10% Central payment 1 June 2014 Link to Website
Oslo and Akershus University College Norway 10% Central payment 1 May 2014 Link to Website
Delft University of Technology The Netherlands 10% Central payment 1 June 2014 Link to Website
University of South Australia Australia 10% Non-central, author paid 1 June 2014 Link to Website
Alfred Wegener Institute for Polar and Marine Research (Helmholtz) Germany 15% Non-central, author paid 1 June 2014 Link to Website
German Cancer Research Center (Helmholtz) Germany 15% Non-central, author paid 1 June 2014 Link to Website
Helmholtz Center for Environmental Research (Helmholtz) Germany 15% Central payment 1 June 2014 Link to Website
Forschungszentrum Jülich (Helmholtz) Germany 15% Central payment 1 June 2014 Link to Website
Helmholtz Center Dresden-Rossendorf (Helmholtz) Germany 15% Central payment 1 June 2014 Link to Website
Helmholtz-Zentrum Geesthacht (Helmholtz) Germany 15% Central payment 1 June 2014 Link to Website
German Research Center for Geosciences GFZ (Helmholtz) Germany 15% Central payment 1 June 2014 Link to Website
University of Stuttgart Germany 10% Non-central, author paid 1 July 2014 Link to Website
University of Applied Sciences and Arts Northwestern Switzerland FHNW Switzerland 10% Non-central, author paid 1 August 2014 Link to Website
Graz University of Technology (TU Graz) Austria 10% Non-central, author paid 1 August 2014 Link to Website
Lincoln University New Zealand 10% Non-central, author paid 1 August 2014 Link to Website
University College London UK 10% Central payment 1 August 2014 Link to Website
Uppsala University Sweden 10% Non-central, author paid 1 July 2014 Link to Website
Nutrition Society of New Zealand New Zealand 25% Non-central, author paid 1 September 2014 Link to Website
East China Normal University China 10% Non-central, author paid 1 September 2014 Link to Website
Huazhong Agricultural University China 10% Non-central, author paid 1 September 2014 Link to Website
University of Las Palmas de Gran Canaria Spain 10% Non-central, author paid 1 September 2014 Link to Website
University of Newcastle, Australia Australia 10% Non-central, author paid 1 September 2014 Link to Website
Midwestern University USA 10% Non-central, author paid 1 November 2014 Link to Website
Charles University in Prague Czech Republic 10% Non-central, author paid 1 December 2014 Link to Website
Research Network Natural Products against Neglected Diseases (ResNet NPND) Germany 25% Non-central, author paid 1 December 2014 Link to Website
ETH Zurich Switzerland 10% Central payment 1 January 2015 Link to Website
Dresden University of Technology (TU Dresden) Germany 10% Non-central, author paid 1 February 2015 Link to Website
University of Potsdam Germany 10% Central payment 1 March 2015 Link to Website
University of Cambridge UK 10% Central payment 1 March 2015 Link to Website
Ulster University UK 10% Central payment 1 March 2015 Link to Website
University of Osnabrück Germany 10% Non-central, author paid 1 March 2015 Link to Website
Heidelberg University (Universität Heidelberg) Germany 10% Non-central, author paid 1 March 2015 Link to Website
Australasian Section - American Oil Chemists Society (AAOCS) Australia 25% Non-central, author paid 1 April 2015 Link to Website
University of St Andrews UK 10% Central payment 1 March 2015 Link to Website
Novartis Group Switzerland 10% Non-central, author paid 1 April 2015 Link to Website
University of Bayreuth Germany 10% Non-central, author paid 1 April 2015 Link to Website
Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität München (LMU Munich) Germany 10% Non-central, author paid 1 April 2015 Link to Website
Anglia Ruskin University UK 10% Central payment 1 July 2015 Link to Website
Technische Universität Chemnitz Germany 10% Non-central, author paid 1 June 2015 Link to Website
Chung Yuan Christian University Taiwan 10% Non-central, author paid 1 July 2015 Link to Website
University of Hamburg Germany 10% Non-central, author paid 1 July 2015 Link to Website