Project Management Professional (PMP)®  evolves through current practices and as a result PMP Exam evolves as well.

On 26 March 2018 exam will change to ensure that the exam content is consistent with PMBOK® Guide – Sixth Edition which was released in September 2017.  The PMBOK® Guide gets and the exam questions get updated by active practitioners in order to ensure that the professional qualification of the PMP always reflect the current practice.

If you take the exam prior to 26 March 2018 the exam questions will references the PMBOK® Guide – Fifth Edition. After this date the exam will reference on the content of  PMBOK® Guide – Sixth Edition.

You should schedule your exam as soon as possible if you plan to take the exam before 26 March 2018, due to the following facts:

  • Availability gets limited while approaching on the exam change date.
  • You can learn for other PMPs who have already taken the exam with reference to the PMBOK® Guide – Fifth Edition.
  • You can well plan your preparation and ensure success if you have a valid timeline and earn you PMP soon.

 

References :

PMI.ORG e-mail announcement

http://links.pmi.mkt6308.com/servlet/MailView?ms=MzA3MjQwNjES1&r=NDMyNTUyMDkwNTkxS0&j=MTEyMjc3Mjk3MgS2&mt=1&rt=0

 

[summarized by Kostantina Maltezou]