Project Management Institute

The Project Management Institute (PMI) was founded in 1969 and is the leading not-for-profit professional membership association for project management.  

PMI delivers value for more than 2.9 million professionals working in nearly every country in the world through global advocacy, collaboration, education and research.

PMI advances careers, improve organisational success and further mature the profession of project management through globally recognised standards, certifications, resources, tools, academic research, publications, professional development courses and networking opportunities.

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PMI by the numbers

  • Has more than 470,000 members from 207 countries and territories, served by 283 chartered and 12 potential chapters.
  • Has more than 10,000 volunteers from every region of the world and growing.
  • There are just over 740,000 Project Management Professional (PMP)® certified professionals (more than half live outside the USA and one in six live in China).
  • There are more than five million copies of all editions (including official translations into more than ten languages) of A Guide to the Project Management Body of Knowledge (PMBOK®Guide)in circulation.



The website is a treasure chest of information, tools and templates, knowledge resources, research, publications, professional development opportunities, and more.  

When members log in they can take advantage of the member-only resources

Take a look at the range of resources and publications for PMI members.