Membership - What's in it for You?


The Answer is Simple...

The resources, programs and services you need to obtain valuable knowledge, network with project professionals around the globe and advance your career. When you join PMI, you become part of a community of over 450,000 project professionals in over 185 countries. Our members benefit from many valuable resources that help them learn, connect and advance.


As a PMI Member, You Can...

Shape the future of project managment

Join leaders who look to the future, watch trends and influence them in the project management field.

Exchange ideas with global thought leaders

Tap into the brilliant minds of PMI members across the globe and leverage their collective experience and ideas.

Join a collective voice

Raise your voice for change, innovation and the advancement of project management, as well as organization and government success. Together we can influence change!

Maintain your project management certification

Let the organization that created your certification also help you keep it. As a member, you have access to substantial resources to help maintain your certification while you gain powerful knowledge to help you advance your career.

Access career development resources

Build knowledge and advance to the nexr level of expertise. We have the tools you need, when you need them, whether it's a short-term skill for a project today or a certification to help advance your career.

Advance your career

Be seen where hiring managers are looking. Organizations around the world go to PMI to find talent. Want your next employer to know you're one of the best? Become a PMI member.

Talk with subject matter experts

Leverage the experience and expertise of nearly 450,000 PMI members worldwide. If you need information or insight, don’t go it alone or reinvent the wheel; engage your fellow members. Problem solved!

Impact leading edge development and innovation

Join fellow members and influence the future of how businesses will ultimately succeed. Be part of the development, not just a passive recipient.

Member Resources

As a member of PMI, you will have access to these powerful resources:

PMI Global Standards

Ensure that your project management knowledge and frameworks are up to date. Turn to PMI’s global standards—the foundation of the profession. And because they’re created and updated by both volunteer committees and the general public, you can be confident that our standards continually and accurately reflect the evolving profession.


Chapters—the local chapter is the heart of your membership. Here you can connect with others locally to achieve great strides in your career and in our industry. Share solutions and ideas while enjoying professional development and networking events.—is a centralized location for all your community, content and collaboration needs. Access thousands of articles, templates and webinars all designed to help you do your job. Take advantage of PDU-earning webinar opportunities. Create content, collaborate with your peers, and connect with other members within the community to build your influence. You will even earn badges through your participation to display your expertise! Join today by using your PMI login credentials to access the world’s largest global online community for project professionals.

Volunteer Community—volunteering with PMI allows you to enhance the profession of project management, leverage career advancement opportunities and build your professional network by forging lasting relationships with thousands of professionals worldwide.

PMI Publications

Receive our award-winning publications containing compelling articles to sharpen your skills and keep you informed, including:

PM Network®—keeps you updated on the latest tools, techniques and best practices.

PMI Today®—a monthly publication with the latest developments about certification, research, standards, education and training, as well as news from chapters and more, just for members.

Project Management Journal ®—a peerreviewed academic publication focused on management techniques, research, theories and applications.

PMI In-Person Events

PMI® Global Conference, PMI® EMEA Congress and other regional events provide professional development, networking, information sharing and recognition for project practitioners from the region and around the world.

The Project Management Job Board

Post your resume on Career Headquarters. It’s the premier job board and recruitment resource for the project management profession. Search for open positions and get help from a professional career coach.

Knowledge Shelf

Explore this growing resource of peersubmitted and reviewed articles contributed by project managers. Knowledge Shelf is a great place to expand your understanding of the different aspects of project management. Visit to learn more.

Member Programs and Services

PMI members also receive access to these exciting programs and services:

On-Demand Webinars

An extensive library of webinars addressing project management trends, best practices and much more - all available to help you make meaningful contributions to the projects you work on or lead.

PDU Advantage Program

Members who are Project Management Professional (PMP) certification holders can earn PDUs quickly, easily and at no cost through the PDU Advantage Program. All members are automatically enrolled. You'll have access to hundreds of PDU-earning opoortunities, ranging from participation on* to viewing our on-demand webinars.

*PMI membership automatically provides premium membership on

Discounts and Resources

Members save up to 30% off PMI Store purchases, such as books and multimedia, as well aas discounts on PMI e-learning courses, certification exams and renewals.

Rewards and Discounts

Hard work deserves rewards, and we're proud to offer special programs for our members. Join today and start taking advantage of benefits such as PMI sponsored group insurance coverage and discounts on shipping services.

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