PMI Study

PMI Study Criteria

  1. Eligibility criteria for becoming a PMP

    Please note that the PMP certification is not domain specific. It is a generic Project Management training certification.

    Given below are the requirements for applying for the PMP Certification Exam:

    • For a person having a baccalaureate or equivalent university degree,
      1. Minimum of 4500 hours of personal project management experience AND
      2. Minimum of 36 non-overlapping (unique) months of personal project management experience.
    • For a person not having a baccalaureate or equivalent university degree, but who holds a high school diploma or equivalent secondary school credentials,
      1. Minimum of 7500 hours of personal project management experience AND
      2. Minimum of 60 non-overlapping (unique) months of personal project management experience.

    Contact Hours of Project Management Instruction: Minimum of 35 hours of specific instruction that addresses learning objectives in project management.

  2. Where are the PMP exams conducted?

    All PMI computer-based exams are offered at all Prometric Testing Centers worldwide. You can check for locations on Prometric’s website,, but you will need to have submitted your credential fees and received your examination scheduling instructions in order to schedule an exam appointment.

  3. Benefits of attending our PMP Boot Camp:

    Given below are the reasons why PMP Exam Prep classroom training sessions (Boot Camp)are always beneficial for you.

    • Value for money: We provide the best quality in training for a very economical price in most of the important cities.
    • Free access to online course: FREE access for one month to our online course (worth $149.99) from the first day of the classroom training program.
    • PMI approved Contact Hours: We provide you with 40 hours of PMI Approved Contact Hours, as a part of the online preparatory training course.
    • Classes conducted by experienced instructors: All our Instructors are PMP certified, have 10+ years of Project Management experience and are rigorously trained.
    • Comprehensive and well researched classroom boot camps: The course offered is comprehensive and covers all aspects that you need to know for the PMP Exam preparation. We also offer the extra tips and tricks which can make all the difference and help you excel in the PMP Certification Exam.

PMI Course Outline

  1. PMP® Exam Prep: Course Overview

    The 4-Day PMP-Prep classroom course is structured with the goal of providing students exactly what they need to pass the PMP exam. Coursework is focused on the key topics and knowledge areas required for success on the exam. Our study strategy will increase comprehension and retention of key elements, while also providing students with practical information that can be applied immediately to the project work environment.

    PMstudy provides the Most Comprehensive and Highest Quality PMP-Prep Classroom Training, which includes:

    • 200+ page PMstudy PMP-Prep Workbook
    • Chapter and Final Test Workbooks with PMP exam style questions
    • Quick Reference Guide, Process Chart Worksheets and Study Aids
    • Two month Complimentary Access to PMstudy 100% online course (includes 800+ practice questions with detailed explanations AND 4 full-length simulated exams)
    • Valuable exam-taking tips
    • 40 PMI® approved contact hours
  2. Course content (Based on PMBOK® Guide - 5th edition):

    The course content covers PMBOK® Guide – Fifth Edition concepts and includes Professional Responsibility. Several topics which are not included in the PMBOK® Guide – Fifth Edition but about which questions are regularly asked in the PMP exam are also covered. There is an optimal balance between PMP exam prep and understanding concepts for practical application.

    1. Introduction

    • About PMI and PMP exam
    • Exam-Taking Tips
    • Course Overview
    • Process Chart

    2. Project Management Framework

    • What is a project?
    • Project Stakeholders
    • Organizational Structure
    • Product Life Cycle, Project Life Cycle, Project Management Life Cycle

    3. Project Integration Management

    • Overview of Project Integration
    • Develop Project Charter
    • Develop Project Management Plan
    • Direct and Manage Project Work
    • Monitor and Control Project Work
    • Perform Integrated Change Control
    • Close Project or Phase

    4. Project Scope Management

    • Overview of Project Scope Management
    • Plan Scope Management
    • Collect Requirements
    • Define Scope
    • Create WBS
    • Validate Scope
    • Control Scope

    5. Project Time Management

    • Overview of Project Time Management
    • Plan Schedule Management
    • Define Activities
    • Sequence Activities
    • Estimate Activity Resources
    • Estimating Activity Durations
    • Develop Schedule
    • Control Schedule

    6. Project Cost Management

    • Overview of Project Cost Management
    • Plan Cost Management
    • Estimate Costs
    • Determine Budget
    • Control Costs

    7. Project Quality Management

    • Overview of Project Quality Management
    • Plan Quality Management
    • Perform Quality Assurance
    • Control Quality

    8. Project Human Resource Management

    • Overview of Project Human Resource Management
    • Plan HR Management
    • Acquire Project Team
    • Develop Project Team
    • Manage Project Team

    9. Project Communication Management

    • Overview of Project Communication Management
    • Plan Communications Management
    • Manage Communications
    • Control Communications

    10. Project Risk Management

    • Overview of Project Risk Management
    • Plan Risk Management
    • Identify Risks
    • Perform Qualitative Risk Analysisc
    • Perform Quantitative Risk Analysis
    • Plan Risk Responses
    • Control Risks

    11. Project Procurement Management

    • Overview of Project Procurement Management
    • Plan Procurement Management
    • Conduct Procurements
    • Control Procurements
    • Close Procurements

    12. Project Stakeholder Management

    • Overview of Project Stakeholder Management
    • Identify Stakeholders
    • Plan Stakeholder Management
    • Manage Stakeholder Engagement
    • Control Stakeholder Engagement

    13. Professional Responsibility

    • Professional Responsibility

    14. Review & Final Evaluation Test

    • Structured Concentrated Review of all Chapters
    • Final Test Questions
    • End of Course Questions/Next Steps
  3. PMstudy PMP® Exam Prep: Classroom Daily Schedule

    Typically the 4 day program runs from Monday to Thursday between 8:00 AM to 6:00 PM

    DAY 1: Introduction

    • Project Management Framework
    • Project Integration Management
    • Project Scope Management
      (Section & Chapter Quizzes throughout the day. Homework assigned)

    DAY 2: Project Time Management

    • Project Cost Management
    • Project Quality Management
    • Project Human Resource Management
      (Section & Chapter Quizzes throughout the day. Homework assigned)

    DAY 3: Project Communication Management

    • Project Risk Management
    • Project Procurement Management
    • Project Stakeholder Management
      (Section & Chapter Quizzes throughout the day. Homework assigned)

    DAY 4: Final Evaluation Test – Part I

    • Concentrated Review
    • Final Evaluation Test – Part II
    • Review & Next Steps

About PMP®


    PMP® stands for Project Management Professional. The Project Management Professional certification is a globally reputed and recognized certification in the field of Project Management, and it is provided to project management professionals, who clear the PMP certification examination. The PMP certification is issued by the Project Management Institute (PMI), which is the world’s leading association of Project Management Professionals.

  2. About the PMI®

    Project Management Institute®

    The Project Management Institute PMI® is the world’s leading not-for-profit project management professional association. PMI® supports over half a million members in 170 countries worldwide. PMI® members are individuals practicing and studying project management in many different industry areas.

    PMI® has become, and continues to be, the leading professional association in project management. More details can be found here:

    Certifications offered by PMI®

    PMI offers a comprehensive certification program for project practitioners of all education and skill levels.

    PMI certifications ensure that you and your projects excel.

    • Certified Associate in Project Management (CAPM)®
    • Project Management Professional (PMP)®
    • Portfolio Management Professional (PfMP)SM
    • PMI Agile Certified Practitioner (PMI-ACP)®
    • PMI Risk Management Professional (PMI-RMP)®
    • PMI Scheduling Professional (PMI-SP)®
  3. Benefits of being a PMP®

    Given below are some benefits of PMP certification:

    • Globally recognized and respected certification: The PMP certification is globally recognized and respected certification provided by PMI, the leading association of Project Management Professionals. With 12% increase in number of PMP®/CAPM® certification every year, they have been made the de-facto industry standard for Project Managers.
    • The PMP certification recognizes your expertise in Project Management: The PMP certification tells your current and potential employers that you have a solid foundation of project management knowledge, which could be readily applied at the workplace.
    • You will be a member of one of the most prestigious professional groups: By attaining the PMP certification, your name will be included in the largest and most prestigious group of certified Project Management Professionals.
    • Better salary: It has been observed that Project Managers, who have the PMP certification, draw more salary than their counterparts, who do not have the aforementioned certification.
    • Better job opportunities: With the requirements for qualified Project Managers expected to increase exponentially in the future, the job market for PMP Certified managers will get better.
    • Globally recognized by leading companies: The PMP certification is endorsed by leading companies. In fact, they encourage their Project Managers to have the PMP certification.

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