PMP & its FAQs


PMP & its FAQs

What is PMP®?

Project Management Professional(PMP®) is the most important industry-recognized certification for project managers. Globally recognized and demanded, PMP® demonstrates that you have the experience, education and competency to lead and direct projects.

What is PMI®?

PMI® is a Project Management Institute based in USA. PMI® started their journey with PMP® certification. This is an institute where you can take exams and become a certified project management professional. PMI® has Chapters all across the globe. These Chapters provide extensive help in preparing for the exam.

What is the PMP® course exam fee conducted by PMI®?

The PMP® exam fees for a PMI® Member is USD 405 and for a Non-Member, it is USD 555. PMI® membership fee is $ 139 (US).

How many questions are there in the PMP® exam and how much time do I get?

The PMP® exam is a computer-based exam conducted in the Prometric centers.

  • The exam has 200 multiple choice questions and each question has only one correct answer.
  • The duration of this exam is 4 hours.
  • Out of the 200 questions, 25 questions are pre-test questions.
  • They are randomly placed throughout the exam and are used for research purposes but participants will not know which one is pre-test or final marking question.
  • These questions are not evaluated while computing exam results.
  • You will be evaluated only on 175 questions.
  • After you finish and submit the exam, you will immediately get the result in case of a computer-based exam.

Do I get any assistance from your side to fill up the application form?

Yes, we will guide you on how to apply & fill up the PMP® application form in PMI® website. You can use the following link to apply for examination:

Average Salary For PMP® Certified Project Manager?

PMP® certified professionals are in great demand especially in the tech industry. An experienced and certified PMP® professional can earn anywhere between $120,000 to $150,000 on an average.

What is the PMP® Certification Eligibility criterion?

To be eligible to take up the PMP® certification, a four-year degree and at least three years of project management experience. Of those three years, 4500 hours should have been spent leading and directing projects. 35 hours of project management education is also required.

How would a certificate from Certybox help me?

On successful completion of the course, participants will receive a certificate of 35 contact hours of project management education, one of the pre-requisite to apply for PMP® exam.

How many PDUs would be awarded to me after the completion of this course?

After the successful completion of the course, a total of 35 Contact Hours will be awarded to you. PDU are required after you clear the PMP® exam to for renewal of your PMP® credentials. PDU indicates the ongoing professional development of an individual and depicts that a person is continuously tuning his/her skills and handling project using the best practices of Project Management.

How To Learn PMP®?

Clearing the PMP® Certification requires you to have 4500 hours of project management experience and 35 hours of project management education. Certybox’s PMP® certification training will help you in gaining adequate knowledge to clear the certification exam. Our industry standard course is curated and delivered by industry experts and is in-line with the PMI® guidelines. Along with the study material, we also give PMP Simulators and cheat codes to help the candidate to clear the exam.

Who Should Do PMP® Certification?

PMP® certification is very useful for project managers who are looking to move up in their career. If you have experience managing product development or projects in an organisation, then this certificate can help you climb up the career ladder.

What is the value of PMP® Certification?

PMP® certification serves as an unbiased validation to your experience in handling projects of various magnitudes in an organizational structure. As an industry standard, getting PMP® certified will definitely add more value to your resume and open up more career opportunities for you.

Why take online PMP® course? How is it better than offline course?

Learning pedagogy has evolved with the advent of technology. Online training adds convenience and quality to the training module. With our 24×7 support system, our online learners will have someone to help them all the time even after the class ends. This is one of the driving factors to make sure that people achieve their end learning objective. We also provide updated course material to all our learners.