The Instructor Partner Program is an official program for Udemy Business instructors to partner more closely with Udemy and other motivated instructors. The program provides participating instructors with access to expanded technical support, special networking events, potential new marketing opportunities, and more.
Instructor Partners are expected to dedicate at least 1-2 hours per month to actively participating in the program events and feedback loops, in addition to routine course maintenance.
How can instructors qualify for the program?
To qualify for the Instructor Partner Program, instructors must meet the following requirements:
- High course rating: Maintain an average instructor rating of 4.4+ or higher (to be reviewed every 6 months)
- Udemy Business Impact: Have at least three courses that are currently included in the Udemy Business collection.
- Content freshness: Have published at least one new course or made updates to existing courses in the past 90 days
- Policy compliance: Are in compliance with our legal terms and trust and safety policies.
How to apply for the Instructor Partner Program
Applications are accepted and reviewed every six months, and the application cycles generally begin in June and December, respectively. Instructors who believe they qualify for this program are invited to complete the Instructor Partner Program interest form to be notified when the application re-opens. Please note that program capacity is limited and not all instructors who qualify will be admitted. For more details on the Instructor Partner Program, please visit our Teaching Center FAQ.
Learn more about the Udemy Business content subscription program, and how instructors can make their courses eligible for inclusion.