PMP Exam Information

The Project Management Institute (PMI) offers a professional credential for project managers, known as the Project Management Professional (PMP)®. PMI’s professional credentialing examination development processes stand apart from other project management certification examination development practices. PMI aligns its process with certification industry best practices. The PMP® credential is also accredited against the internationally recognized ISO 17024 standard.

PMBOK 6th Edition

PMP Exam Duration
Four (4) hours

PMP Exam Question
200 Multiple-Choice questions. Each question is accompanied by four possible answer options. You are required to select the ONE correct answer.

PMP Exam Test Centre
Prometric

PMP Exam Outline

Project Management Domain Percentage of Questions
I. Initiating 13%
II. Planning 24%
III. Executing 31%
IV. Monitoring and Controlling 25%
V. Closing 7%
Total 100%

Useful PMP books:

PMP Exam Prep by Rita Mulcahy
PMP Exam Prep, Eighth Edition – Updated: Rita’s Course in a Book for Passing the PMP Exam
by Rita Mulcahy

Head First PMP by Jennifer Greene
Head First PMP 3rd Edition
by Jennifer Greene

PMP Exam Quick Reference Guide
The PMP Exam: Quick Reference Guide, Fifth Edition (Test Prep series)
by Andy Crowe PMP PgMP

PMBOK by PMI
A Guide to the Project Management Body of Knowledge: PMBOK(R) Guide 5th Edition
by Project Management Institute