Project Management Institute


About Project Management Institute

Project Management Institute (PMI) supports a global network of project, portfolio, and program management professionals in driving growth

PMI is a fee-based membership organization with over 700,000 members worldwide. Headquartered in Newton Square, PA, PMI offers professional development opportunities across 300+ local chapters.

Project Management Institute offers many benefits to its members to enhance their project management practice and career growth. Members gain access to a library of 1,000+ valuable tools and templates designed to improve project management efficiency. PMI offers exclusive assistance and resources for members pursuing PM certifications, including preparation materials, study groups, and discounts on exam fees. Additionally, members enjoy access to online resources such as the PM Job Board and the PMBOK®Guide. 

PMI members are a part of a massive PM community, opening doors for networking, collaboration, and professional development opportunities. Members can actively engage with local chapters and participate in networking events, webinars, volunteer opportunities, and professional development days.

PMI membership is open to individuals who have an interest in the field of project management. The organization offers reduced-rate membership options for students and retirees.  

Membership fees vary based on subscription type, ranging from $32 to $139 per year. 


Project Management Institute Facts

Year Founded


Member Count

600,000 - 800,000

HQ Location

Newton Square, PA

Requires Invitation


Accepts Applications


Has a Mobile App


Offers Publishing Privileges


Annual Membership Fees

$32 - $139