PMI® Membership

You're Invited to Be Part of Something Bigger!

With a PMI membership, you're not just getting discounts on certifications and events; you're joining a global community that thrives on connection, development, and social good.

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Why PMI Membership?

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Access to free webinars and discounted events to earn PDUs toward globally recognized certifications

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Enrich your project management journey with free tools, publications, and real-time guidance

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Contribute your project skills and knowledge to make a positive impact across communities

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Connect with like-minded professionals, build meaningful relationships, and elevate our world together

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Become a member and unlock all the benefits listed below.


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Membership Benefits


  • Get up to 30% off exam fees, certification renewals, and eLearning. Plus, access opportunities to earn free PDUs to maintain your PMI certifications.

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  • Stay updated with new trends and connect with project professionals worldwide at discounted rates for live and virtual events, including on-demand webinars. Plus, enjoy two premium virtual events annually, on us.

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  • PMI Infinity leverages sources generated and vetted by the PMI global community of professionals. Get accurate, personalized answers to all your project management questions, anytime, anywhere.

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  • Bring your projects to life faster with access to ready-made project plans, templates, and checklists from a community of seasoned project pros. Save time with over a thousand peer-tested resources at your fingertips.

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  • Enjoy a free download of the PMBOK® Guide and other PMI Standards, perfect for learning and reference. Also, get unlimited access to PMIstandards+ for instant, searchable content from our Standards and Guides, along with exclusive articles, videos, graphics, and templates that apply across various industries and approaches.

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  • Your local PMI chapter connects you with fellow project management professionals, providing opportunities to enhance your knowledge and expertise through workshops, seminars, and collaborative events. By actively participating in your PMI chapter, you’ll also contribute to the growth and development of your local community by sharing your project management insights and volunteering in social good activities.

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  • Find jobs and resources relevant to your career interests. Use Career Navigator to create a personalized action plan, and get exclusive access to survey reports, including Earning Power: Project Management Salary Survey—Twelfth Edition (2021).

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Every Great Story Begins with a Chapter

Amplify your global impact with a local chapter of PMI. You’ll get:

  • Invites to local events, job opportunities, and collaborations
  • Knowledge-sharing with individuals who understand the unique challenges of your region
  • Support and mentorships from a community of like-minded professionals

Discover your local chapter when you add a PMI Membership to your cart.

Additional Membership Types

Student Membership

Kickstart your career for a fraction of the cost. To be eligible, you must be enrolled in a full-time, degree-granting program at a college of university that has U.S. accreditation or the global equivalent.

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Retiree Membership

Stay active, for less. Get a special rate if you’ve been a PMI member in good standing for five consecutive years and have retired from employment.

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Frequently Asked Questions


  • No. PMI membership is separate from PMI certifications. However, as a PMI member, you will have access to many benefits including discounts on your certification exam fee as well as discounts on professional development opportunities to help with the maintenance of your certification(s).

  • No. There are separate fees and separate processes to renew your membership or your certification. Membership is on a one-year cycle and your certification renewal is on a three-year cycle.

  • Yes, you can set your membership to auto-renew if it is one of the following membership types:

    • PMI Membership
    • Retiree Membership
    • Chapter membership, if you are electing one of the above renewal options

    You are renewing one of the above membership types online When you join or renew one of the above membership types, your PMI membership and chapter membership will be set to automatically renew. You will be presented with the membership automatic renewal terms and conditions on the payment screen.