The membership of the Association is open to every Indian citizen who desires to understand and appreciate the culture, language and heritage of the people, as also its scenic beauty and splendor through travel. Recognised educational institutions can also seek membership with added advantage of concession to their students.
On enrolling as a YHAI member, a Card is issued which entitles the holder to avail hostel accommodation facilities worldwide at concessional rates. Incidentally, the membership subscription in India is the lowest. At present the individual membership of the Association is more than a lac with State Branches and Units in almost all the States. The Life Membership has already exceeded 50000 mark.
Note: YHAI Membership can be obtaind online directly from delhi on this website: