What Is Udemy?

Screenshot of www.udemy.com

Udemy is a well-known platform that allows anybody to take online courses provided by instructors. You can profit from promoting the service by joining their affiliate program.

The program is run in the Linkshare network.

Review key details in the data table below.

Program Details

Minimum Payout: Unknown
Payment Methods:
Payment Frequency:Monthly
Currencies: USD
Commission Types:
Tracking Software:Rakuten Linkshare
Cost To Join:Free
Official Website: udemy.com


Sectors popular with learners:

  • Programming
  • Web and game development
  • Design
  • Photography

If you run a website in any of those niches you may be able to promote individual courses to your users. Expect to receive a commission rate of 20%. Unfortunately, you only have a seven-day conversion window from when someone clicks on your link, which is very short compared to other programs and something to consider.

How To Join Udemy

  • Check final details about the program.
  • Email them if you have any questions.
  • If you’re happy to proceed click the large red ‘Join Now’ button and fill in the form.
  • Once submitted wait for approval.

Possible Udemy Alternatives


Frequently asked questions.

Are there any similar affiliate programs to Udemy's?
Yes, if Udemy isn't for you but you do want to promote courses consider looking into 360Training, Coursera, CreativeLive, Pluralsight, SimpliLearn, and Springboard. They all have affiliate programs too.