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Simplilearn and Project Management Institute (PMI)  Mark 12-Year Milestone as Trusted Training Allies

  • Simplilearn is one of the largest ATPs of PMI globally, and especially in India; Simplilearn trains the largest number of project managers in PMI’s PMP certification.
  • According to Future Markets Insights, the PMP market revenue is projected to reach US$ 20,420.6 million by 2032, with a significant talent demand for project professionals


Simplilearn, a global leader in certification courses and bootcamps, proudly announces a 12-year milestone as the Premier Authorized Training Partner for PMI (Project Management Institute), the world’s leading authority in project management best practices and skilling. Simplilearn is one of the largest ATPs of PMI globally, and especially in India; Simplilearn trains the largest number of project managers in PMI’s PMP certification. This is a testament to Simplilearn’s focus on providing the best skilling experience and delivering great outcomes for its learners over more than a decade.


As per the latest PMI prediction,  the global economy needs 25 million new project professionals by 2030. 2.3 million people will need to enter project management-oriented employment every year to close the talent gap to keep up with the demand. The core objective of this enduring collaboration is to provide professionals with accessible, flexible, and high-quality project management education. Leveraging Simplilearn’s advanced online learning platform to address the growing demand for skilled project management professionals worldwide.

Using PMI-developed training course content and the PMBOK® Guide – Seventh Edition as a major input, Simplilearn’s flagship program, the PMP Certification Training, offers a thorough understanding of project management methodology, best practices, and principles. Since its launch, thousands of learners worldwide have benefited from this program, designed for professionals with three to five years or more of experience. Graduates gain access to a prestigious alumni network, continuing assistance, and networking opportunities.

This partnership includes a 36-hour blended learning course with live virtual sessions, 35 contact hours, PMI application assistance, over ten assessment practice test papers, flexible learning options, and comprehensive exam preparation support—featuring cheat sheets, study guides, and doubt-clearing sessions. Beyond program achievements, Future Markets research also indicates a robust PMP market, with the overall industry to reach approximately US$ 20,420.6 million by 2032.

For the last 12 years, PMI and Simplilearn have led the way in project management education. Being the first of its kind, this relationship has not only withstood the test of time but has also set industry standards. Together, we are excited to work on closing the talent gap and empower professionals in these times of changing technologies and processes,” said Kashyap Dalal, Co-founder, and Chief Operating Officer at Simplilearn.

PMI and Simplilearn have had a long-standing relationship and have collaborated to grow the project management profession. Together we have empowered project professionals with opportunities to learn and grow in their careers. Simplilearn’s commitment to providing excellent project management education has significantly contributed to professional growth worldwide as the Premier Approved Training Partner. We look forward to continued achievements in empowering professionals globally through this alliance,” said Uday K Yedur, Partner Success Manager, Project Management Institute, South Asia

About Simplilearn:

Founded in 2010 and based in San Francisco, California, and Bangalore, India, Simplilearn, a Blackstone portfolio company, is the world’s #1 online Bootcamp for digital economy skills training. Simplilearn offers access to world-class work-ready training to individuals and businesses around the world. The Bootcamps are designed and delivered with world-renowned universities, top corporations, and leading industry bodies via live online classes featuring top industry practitioners, sought-after trainers, and global leaders. From college students and early career professionals to managers, executives, small businesses, large corporations, and governments, Simplilearn’s role-based, skill-focused, industry-recognized, and globally relevant training programs are ideal upskilling solutions for diverse career and business goals.

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About Project Management Institute (PMI)

PMI is the leading authority in project management, committed to advancing the project management profession to positively impact project success. We empower professionals to excel in project management practices through our growing global community, knowledge sharing, and best-in-class certifications—driving positive change in organizations and communities. Since 1969, our unwavering mission has been to advocate for the profession by offering life-long learning and connections to sharpen high-demand skills. Today, PMI provides professionals at every stage of their career journey with the globally recognized standards, online courses, thought leadership, events, and tools they need to succeed. With more than 300 chapters around the world, PMI members can network, find mentors, access career opportunities, and learn from peers, working together to drive greater impact.