What is PMP from PMI?


The Project Management Professional (PMP) is one of the most sought-after certifications provided by the Project Management Institute (PMI) – USA, that validates a person’s functional knowledge in the 5 process groups of Project Management, which are:

  1. Initiating,
  2. Executing,
  3. Monitoring,
  4. Controlling, and
  5. Closing projects;

and his/her expertise in the following 10 knowledge areas of PM:

  1. Project Integration Management,
  2. Project Scope Management,
  3. Project Schedule Management,
  4. Project Cost Management,
  5. Project Quality Management,
  6. Project Resource Management,
  7. Project Communication Management,
  8. Project Risk Management,
  9. Project Procurement Management,

10.Project Stakeholder Engagement Management.

PMP certification is ideal for Project Managers, Team Managers, Senior Executives and Project Team members working in the IT, Automobile, Manufacturing, Health Care and Finance Sectors.

In order to get certified, one needs to pursue a rigorous 35 hours of training and study of the 10 knowledge areas and 5 processes of PM along with a dedicated 3 to 5 years of work experience in PM. After complying with these mandatory requirements, the candidate should sit and pass PMI’s online PMP certification exam.

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