PMP® Certification Training in Pune, India

Based on PMBOK® Guide-6th Edition | PMP® Exam Prep Support

  • KnowledgeHut is a Global REP for PMI®, Inc. (REP ID 3757)
  • 35 Contact Hours / PDUs Certificate
  • 6 Full-Length Mock Exams featuring 1200 practice questions
  • Flexible delivery modes- classroom, e-learning or virtual
Group Discount

Description

Considered as one of the best certifications out there for Project management, PMP® or Project Management Professional Certification endorses your Project Management skills on a global level. The certification is highly regarded due to the enormous benefits it offers, one of which is high paying jobs in Pune. The certification helps you in landing those jobs and acquiring the business as well as strategic knowledge along with it. According to the PMI® salary survey, the PMP® certified professionals are offered 36% more salary than their counterparts without the certification in India. On average, a certified PMP® professionals in India earns around $27,486.

You will need to clear the exam for the PMP® certification. Some of the features of this exam are as follows:

  • Candidates must obtain the minimum passing score (determined on the difficulty level of the questions).
  • The exam contains 200 questions in total.
  • The total time duration for the exam is 4 hours.

KnowledgeHut Pune, one of the leading training providers for PMP® certification offers to provide complete guidance to complete the complex application as well as a training program to prepare for the examination. Enrolling in KnowledgeHut’s training program in Pune will give you various benefits, some of which are mentioned below:

  1. The Project Management Professional (PMP)® Credentials Handbook: The PMP® credentials handbook contains answers to all your queries about the PMP® examination. But rather than going through the trouble of reading the whole book, we recommend investing this precious time in your preparation and asking all PMP® certification exam related queries directly to KnowledgeHut.
  2. The eligibility requirement for PMP® exam: The PMP® certification examination has set eligibility criteria which all candidates are required to fulfill before sitting for the examination. These requirements are as below:

    • High School Diploma with 7500 hours of experience in leading and directing projects, Or Bachelor’s Degree with 4500 hours of experience in leading and directing projects
    • Need 35 contact hours in Project Management training.

      KnowledgeHut can help you earn that 35 PDUs you require for the training purposes through its training program in Pune.

  3. A PMI® Member: Although not an eligibility requirement, you can become a member of PMI® Pune-Deccan India Chapter. This membership offers many benefits to you some of which are mentioned below:

    • Discount on certification exam fee from $555 to $405.
    • Access to exclusive PMI® standards also consisting of a free copy of the PMBOK® guide as well.
    • Access to multiple workshops and the opportunity to meet PMI® professionals as well.

  4. PMP® Exam booking: Instead of filling and completing the complex form of application by yourself, let KnowledgeHut to assist you through their PMP® application assistance which they provide along with the PMP® certification examination preparation. KnowledgeHut provides optimum assistance you may require to easily and successfully maneuver through the complex application. Besides this, KnowledgeHut also helps in choosing the examination center through Prometric.

  5. Understanding the PMBOK® Guide: The PMBOK® guide is indeed a very important source for any candidate preparing for the PMP® examination. Therefore, keeping this in mind, KnowledgeHut has incorporated the 6th edition of the PMBOK® guide in their training program. This eventually avoids the hassle you’d need to go through by having to read the whole guide all by yourself and instead you can invest this time for other important queries.

  6. Sample PMP® exam questions: It is imperative that prior to giving the PMP® examination, you try to analyze your learning through mock tests and analyze where you stand. KnowledgeHut, through their extensive training program, offers 6 full-length mock tests which feature over 1200 sample questions. Furthermore, you also get 180 days free access to high-quality e-learning on signing up for 35 contact hours of both, training as well as free access to 90 days of instructor-led online training.

Please feel free to contact us if you have any questions.

What Skills You Will Learn

Prerequisites:

To apply for the Project Management Professional (PMP)®credential, you need to either:

a) Possess a Secondary Degree (High School Diploma, Associate's Degree, or Global equivalent) with a minimum of five (5) years / 60 months of unique (non-overlapping) Project Management experience, with 7,500 hours in leading and directing projects, and 35 hours of Project Management Education

OR

b) Possess a four (4) year degree (Bachelor's Degree or the Global equivalent) and a minimum 3 years/36 months of Project Management experience, with 4,500 hours in leading and directing projects, and 35 hours of Project Management Education

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Who Should Attend

  • Associate Project Managers
  • Project Managers
  • IT Project Managers
  • Project Coordinators
  • Project Analysts
  • Project Leaders
  • Senior Project Managers
  • Team Leaders
  • Product Managers
  • Program Managers
  • Project Sponsors
  • Project Team Members seeking PMP® or CAPM®

Knowledgehut Experience

PMP® EXAM APPLICATION FRAMEWORK AND ASSISTANCE

Get expert assistance with PMI® Registration, PMI® Membership, PMI® Application Form Filling and Review of your PMI® Application.

PMP® EXAM SUCCESS FORMULA

Our Exam Success Formula is planned for maximum learning benefit—with six full-length mock exams, practice questionnaire, Math formulae, PM templates, and Exam tips.

CERTIFICATION JOURNEY SUPPORT

Take advantage of Email support from instructors in all aspects of the certification. Right from enrolling for exams to solving your doubts post-workshop, we have your back!

Curriculum

  • What is PMI® & PMBOK® Guide?
  • Evolution of the Project Management Institute
  • Certifications offered by the PMI®
  • PMI® contact resources
  • What is PMP®?
  • Prerequisites for the PMP® Exam
  • PMP® Exam Syllabus
  • How is the PMP® Exam Structured? 
  • Definition of a Project 
  • What is Project Management?
  • What is Operations Management?
  • What is Program Management?
  • What is Portfolio Management?
  • Project Management Office (PMO)
  • Portfolio, Program, Project – A High Level View
  • Mission, Vision, Goal, Strategy, Objective and Tactic
  • Organizational Strategy
  • Project’s Link with Organizational Strategy
  • Strategic Alignment of Projects
  • Business Benefits
  • Benefits Realization
  • Business Value
  • Constraints
  • Organizational Systems
  • Enterprise Environmental Factors
  • Organizational Process Assets
  • Project Life Cycle vs. Product Life Cycle
  • Role of a Project Manager 
  • Project Life Cycle Overview
  • Project Life Cycle vs. Project Management process
  • Stakeholders
  • Key Stakeholders
  • Process Groups and Knowledge Areas
  • Inputs/outputs of the 49 Project Management processes
  • Organizational influences on Project Management
  • What is Project Integration Management?
  • Role of project team
  • Role of project sponsor
  • Project selection methods
  • Project charter and role of project manager in charter development
  • Lessons learned for continuous improvement
  • Project Integration Management Knowledge Area Processes
  • What is Project Scope Management?
  • Product Scope vs. Project Scope
  • Project Scope Management Knowledge Area Processes
  • What is Project Schedule Management?
  • What is Project Schedule?
  • Gantt Charts
  • Network Diagram
  • Estimation
  • Schedule Network Analysis Techniques
  • PERT, PERT Analysis, Critical Path Method and Schedule Compression
  • Project Schedule Management Knowledge Area Processes
  • What is Project Cost Management?
  • Differentiate between Cost Estimating and Cost Budgeting
  • Key Terminology in Project Cost Management
  • Earned Value Technique
  • Project Cost Management Knowledge Area Processes
  • What is Quality?
  • What is Quality Management?
  • Cost of Quality
  • Seven Basic Tools of Quality
  • Project Quality Management Knowledge Area Processes
  • What is Resource Management?
  • Roles and Responsibilities of the Project Sponsor
  • Functional Manager vs. Project Manager
  • Conflict Management
  • Motivation Theory
  • Project Resource Management Knowledge Area Processes
  • What is Communication?
  • Communication Methods, Technology and Channels
  • Basic Communication Model
  • Key Terminology in Project Communication Management
  • Project Communication Management Knowledge Area Processes
  • What is Risk?
  • Project Management Risks
  • How is Risk & EMV calculated?
  • Risk Classification
  • Decision Tree Analysis
  • Risk Reserve & Contingency Reserve
  • Key Terminology in Project Risk Management
  • Project Risk Management Knowledge Area processes
  • What is a Contract?
  • Different Types of Contracts
  • Advantages and Disadvantages of contract types
  • Key Terminology in Project Procurement Management
  • Project Procurement Management Knowledge Area Processes
  • Who is a Stakeholder?
  • Stakeholder Register
  • Various Analytical Techniques for Stakeholder Analysis
  • Managing stakeholder engagement and relationship
  • Key Terminology in Project Stakeholder Management
  • Project Stakeholder Management Knowledge Area Processes
  • PMI’s Code of Ethics and Professional Conduct
  • Vision and purpose of the Code
  • To whom does the Code apply?
  • Structure of the Code
  • Aspirational and Mandatory Conduct
  • Responsibility and Ethics Complaints
  • Description of Respect, Fairness and Honesty
  • PMP® - Example Questions Formats
  • PMP® - Tricky Test Questions
  • Exam Tips and Tricks

PMP® Certification Process

PMP® Certification Pune

The PMP® certification provided in India is similar to the PMP® certification provided in other countries as one needs to follow the same steps to get PMP® certified in all countries.

Below are 10 steps that you should follow to become a PMP® certified professional:

Step 1: Start by reading the PMP® Handbook (20 minutes read).

Step 2: Confirm your eligibility to become a PMP® certified project manager before proceeding.

Step 3: Become a PMI® Member to access and gain free PMBOK, PDUs, Tools & Templates 

Step 4: Enroll for a PMP® Training (Classroom or LVC) in Pune with a Registered Education Provider (REP) like KnowledgeHut to earn 35 PDUs (PMI’s Education requirement).

Step 5: Check out the PMP® classroom training schedules & dates for Pune to find a suitable session that meets your requirements.

Step 6: Sign up for the PMP® Exam by filling the PMI® application form & submit it to PMI® for approval.

Step 7: Now schedule your PMP® Exam through Pearson Vue at your convenient location.  

Step 8: Study the PMBOK® Guide thoroughly a few times, as it is a primary reference for the Exam.

Step 9: Study hard and have a plan. Work out our PMP® Practice sample exam question until you score 80%.

Step 10: Appear for the exam with the required documents and do your best!

Obtaining a PMP® Certification can be proven to be advantageous as it aids in career growth and helps to grow the organization that you are working for.

  • Give an extra boost to your career:It enhances your skill set and makes you more flexible, thanks to the meticulous training and coursework provided, helping you boost your career.
  • Improve your versatility:Improve your versatility and skill set because of the rigorous training and coursework.
  • Higher Salary Potential: Professionals with PMP® Certification receive a raise in their wages (20% higher on average) as compared to those without a PMP® certification.
  • Get recognized by Recruiters: Get PMP® certified and stand apart from others during the profile evaluation process by catching the eyes of the recruiter. Being PMP® certified adds credibility to your experience and skill sets. 
  • Greater job opportunity: Professionals with PMP® certification perform better as project managers as their experience, knowledge and training act as an advantage to them. 
  • Language Mastery:It is important to understand and articulate the terms of project management to others. Being PMP® certified helps you train and build confidence to gain mastery for the same.
  • Better Networking:Reach out to professionals of your same field and stay connected with them on online platforms by getting PMP® certified.
  • Applicable to Most Industries: Organizations and businesses look for certified project managers instead of non-certified managers. They are not limited to one industry. Instead, companies in all sectors like  IT, telecom, business processing, etc seek certified project managers.
  • PMP® Professionals Perform Better:PMP® certified professionals work in a  better manner as they are trained and experienced. They have an in-depth understanding of the different knowledge areas of project management, making them work more efficiently.
  • Get more challenging projects:
    The PMP® Certification can help a professional get  challenging and important roles since the certification signifies their dedication to project management. Also, they are experienced and trained to face such challenges in their day to day life.

The best PMP® training institutions must provide one or all of the following modes of training:

  • Classroom training
  • Online learning
  • Instructor-led or live online training

The other points that need to be considered while looking for the best PMP® training institutions are:

  • The profile of the PMP® trainer - One has to check whether the trainer is properly trained and has the required qualifications.
  • Check about the mock tests provided by the institutes - the number of mock tests one can give before the exam.
  • Ideally, if one studies for 2-3 hours a day, he/she will need 45 days to prepare for the exam. Check if the institute provides the required support for this kind of study. 
  • Classroom training is ideal for PMP® courses to cover the vast syllabus of PMP® in the most effective manner. Ensure that the institute provides classroom training. 
  • Ensure that the institute will provide you a hard copy of the study materials and 35 hours certificate. Also, do check the training venue. 

Choosing the best PMP® certified trainer is not an easy task. You must be cautious and consider the following points before finalizing on one trainer:

  • Look for the PMP® trainer’s credentials
  • Availability of the trainer for offline interactions and support
  • Check the flexibility of the trainer’s schedule with regard to the training timings
  • Ensure whether the trainer is providing all the study aids of the course
  • Know whether the e-learning access to the course is provided or not
  • Check whether in-course or post-course study assistance is provided or not
  • Check if the trainer is a Registered Education Provider (REP)
  • Check if you have access to the online courses

You can get detailed information about the costs to be incurred to obtain a PMP® certification in Pune. These details are as follows:

Sl. No.

PMP® Certification Cost (Different Cost Aspects)

Costs

1.

Online training cost for PMP® certification in Pune

INR 8,669 to INR 27,832

2.

PMP® classroom training in Pune

INR 6,299 to INR 12,999

3.

Membership cost for PMI Pune Chapter

$12

4.

PMI Membership fee along with joining fee

$139

5.

PMI Membership renewal fee

$129 per year

6.

PMP® Certification Exam fee for PMI members

$405

7.

PMP® Certification Exam fee for non-members

$555

8.

Rescheduling fee for PMI members

$275

9.

Rescheduling fee for non-members

$375

10.

PMBOK® handbook cost for members

Free

11.

PMBOK® handbook cost for non-members

$50 on Amazon

12.

Cost of study guides and resources

$40 to $100

13.

Cost of practice tests

$60 to $100

14.

Renewal cost of PMP® certification for PMI members

$60

15.

Renewal cost of PMP® certification for non-members

$150

There is a lot of confusion regarding the PMP® certification cost among the PMP® certification candidates. PMP® certification cost includes not only the exam and training fees but also other costs like preparation materials cost, PMI membership cost, scheduling and rescheduling cost through Prometric. The PMP® exam fee is charged uniformly across the globe by the Project Management Institute (PMI) in US dollars. The cost is $405 for PMI members and $555 for non-members. Further, all the PMP® aspirants, including both PMI members and non-members, can take up to three retakes by paying $275 and $375 for each retake respectively. The exact PMP® exam fee in Pune, based on the current exchange rate and in terms of INR, can be found easily using the currency converter at www.xe.com.


PMP® Exam Fee: You can opt to take either computer-based exam or paper-based exam by paying a fee of $555. In case of non-availability of the PMI computer-based test centers, only paper-based PMP® tests are held at a few locations.

If you do not clear the exam in the first attempt, you will get three more attempts to clear it. Each retest would cost either $275 or $375, depending on your membership status with the Project Management Institute (PMI).

PMI Membership:
 Any student can become a member of the Project Management Institute (PMI) by paying a membership fee of $129 and a joining fee of $10. Membership would bring down the PMP® examination fee from $555 to $405.

The added benefit of being a PMI member is that you can download the PMBOK® handbook for free. On the contrary; a non-member needs to pay $50 to buy the same from Amazon.

Training Costs:
 For taking the PMP® exam a student has to take a mandatory training of 35 hours. Students can either take up classroom training, instructor-led setting or an online course. In Pune, the online training cost will range anywhere between INR 8,669 and INR 27,832, and the classroom training cost will be in the range of INR 6,299 to INR 12,999 in Pune.

Additional Study:
 Additionally, study materials other than the PMBOK® have to be collected to help prepare for the examination. These materials would cost around $40 to $100. The mock exam papers which help the candidate to understand the mode of examination would cost around $60 to $100.

Credentials: 
The PMP® Certification is not valid lifelong. It has a validity of three years, and after this, the certificate has to be renewed. The certificate renewal fee is $150 for non-PMI members. For PMI members, the renewal fee is only $ 60. 

The application process for PMP® certification is simple. Ensure you meet the eligibility criteria before you apply. The cost for the application is $405 for PMI members and $555 for non-members.

Follow the steps below to apply PMP® certification online:

  • Log on to PMI.org and create a free account.
  • Confirm your registration and login to your account.
  • Fill the application form.
  • Submit the proof of project management experience and contact hours. Once you submit your application, it takes about 5 days to process the application.
  • Pay for the examination.
  • Schedule and reserve your spot. 

PMP® Certification Gurgaon Eligibility

The eligibility criteria for PMP® certification are divided into three parts:

  • The academic education requires a secondary diploma or a degree. 
  • The project management experience includes a four-year degree with 4,500 hours of leading and directing projects or a secondary degree with 7,500 hours leading and directing projects. 
  • The project management education includes 35 contact hours of project management education.

The PMP® certification training is accessible in three different ways, the classroom training, instructor-led training, and the self-learning method. These modes have their ups and downs but the self-learning is considered the cheapest of the three.Online training can either be through self-learning mode or instructor-led mode. There are good online platforms where you can get 35 contact hours of PMP® training such as KnowledgeHut. Following are the important factors you should consider before choosing the right online platform for training:

  • Is the training provider registered?
  • Do they guarantee a 35 hours certificate? 
  • Are the videos presented by an English speaker? 
  • What is the duration of eLearning access?

PMP® Certification Pune Cost

By attending the Classroom training, a student can earn 35 PMP® renewal PDUs, which will help him renew his PMP® certificate after three years. The fees for the PMP® Classroom training in Pune would range from INR 6,299 to INR 12,999. 

The points to remember before paying the fees for the PMP® Certification Training in Pune are as follows:

  • First one should check the eligibility criteria for the PMP® exam.
  • Choose the best option of training after inspecting all the choices available.
  • Ensure the method of study selected is the best one for you to clear the PMP® exam in the first attempt. 
  • The schedule selected by you should be a convenient time for you to focus on studies. 
  • Lastly, get information about the kind of study material you have to refer to clear the exam. 

The PMP® Exam in India costs $405 for the computer and paper-based exams for members and $555 for non-members.The PMI membership fee is $130 with an annual renewal fee of $119. You can become a member of the PMI and save costs. Members have the privilege to download the digital edition of the PMBOK guide for free on the PMI website. Other costs include training fees which vary between $126 and $2700 to complete the 35 contact hours required. You may also need to purchase other third-party books to help you prepare for the exam adequately.

KnowledgeHut provides a 100% PMP® Certification Exam Pass Guarantee because of its strong focus on 100% success. To achieve this, it has designed comprehensive courseware, exam prep tools, and expert training.The following features of KnowledgeHut PMP® Certification Classroom training program support it to offer this guarantee:

  • KnowledgeHut provides six full-length mock exams, practice questionnaire, math formulae, PM templates, and exam tips and techniques. This provides maximum learning benefits in the exam and increases the success rate.
  • KnowledgeHut helps the candidates in all aspects of the examination. The candidate will get assistance right from enrolling for the examination to solving the doubts post-workshop. The candidate also gets full email support from a certified trainer of the institute.
  • KnowledgeHut has a unique Eligibility Check tool which helps you to determine your certification eligibility. One can further avail expert assistance with PMI Registration, PMI Membership, PMI Application Form Filling, and review of the PMI Application.
  • KnowledgeHut provides all its students with 4-6 hours of interactive exam preparation support session before the main exam, even after their study sessions are complete. The student can take this support session to clear their doubts before the exam.
  • Last but definitely not the least, KnowledgeHut offers to refund full tuition fees, except any discount given at the time of admission, to the students in case the students do not clear the exam in two attempts. One just has to ensure that all attempts occur within 90 calendar days of completing the course.

PMP® Exam in Pune

From 1st July 2019, all the PMI® certification exams will be moving from the Prometric testing centre to Pearson VUE. This will be in effect for all the centers in the world, except China. Here are the benefits of choosing Pearson VUE:

  • More testing locations
  • Option for online proctoring for PMI Agile Certified Practitioner (PMI-ACP)® and Certified Associate in Project Management (CAPM)®.
  • Opportunity for US service members to take the exam from their army base.  

Candidates who have their exams scheduled on or before 30th June 2019, will have their exam conducted at a Prometric test centre. Candidates who have their examination only after 30th June 2019 will have their centre moved to a Pearson VUE test centre.
Note: Scheduling, rescheduling and cancellation instructions, and policies vary by administration type: Center Based Testing [CBT] vs. Online Proctored Testing.

S.No.

Test Centre ID

Test Centre Name

Test Centre Region

Test Centre Address

Test Centre Phone

1

62742

Focus Data-tech Systems Pvt Ltd

VUE Pacific

CTS No. 2128, Ushakiran Aprt. Ground flr Shukrawar Peth Near Vijayanagar Colony Garden Pune
Maharashtra 411002
India

8956930896

2

76254

Proactive IT Service Pvt. Ltd.

VUE Pacific

Shrirang House, B 4th Floor, Opp.Jangli
Maharaj Temple, J.M.Road,Shivaji Nagar, Pune Maharashtra 411005 India

+91 20 30482222

3

200049968

Technosoft Computers Pune

VUE Pacific

301-305, 3rd Floor, Kamla Arcade, J. M. Road, Jhansi Rani Laxmibai Chowk, Opp. Bal Gandharv Rang Mandir
Pune Maharashtra 411004 India

+91-20-41267600

4

76172

3RI Technologies Pvt. Ltd. (Additional Site)

VUE Pacific

1206/4B, Durgashankar,
Near Shubham Hotel, Opp. Sambhaji Park,
J M Road, Shivajinagar
Pune Maharashtra 411004 India

+91 20 65003366

5

47782

GATS

VUE Pacific

Office 1 Symphony 'C', Ashok Nagar, Range Hills Rd,Off  PuneUniversity Rd

91-20-25560971/0479

6

81605

Pearson Professional Centers-Pune MAH

VUE Pacific

517, Fifth Floor, Tower 2 World Trade Center, Kharadi, Pune Maharashta

+91 9850504416

7

75583

3D Structure Multimedia

VUE Pacific

Off No.215, 2nd Floor, Patil Plaza, Mitramandal chowk, Parvati, Swargate

02066205246

8

77262

3LS INFOTECH PVT LTD

VUE Pacific

Office 208, Suratwala Mark Plazzo Wakad road, Hinjawadi Opp Reliance Digital

+91 8484861975

9

82914

AIMS TECHNOLOGY

VUE Pacific

Office No. 103, The Capital Kousar Baug, Opp Hillmist Garden, Kondhwa

26832623, 7020396349

10

80748

CAREER STUDIO

VUE Pacific

FLAT NO 1, FIRST FLOOR UTTAM ENCLAVE AUNDH OPPOSITE PNG NEAR NEW BRIDGE F F 1 Haveli

+91 20 25891611

11

78644

CMS IT Services Private Limited

VUE Pacific

Office No. 102, GT Arcade, Near Krome Mall,Opp. Uday Baug, B T Kawade Road, Ghorpadi

+919822193886

12

80909

Gatesoft

VUE Pacific

3,4,5,6,7 , Sawanth Park Apt Above Vodafone Store,Chaitanya Nagar Near Lokhande Bridge, Dhankawadi

+91-9096266663

13

82048

ITSM Technologies

VUE Pacific

Sukalp, Row House No 2, Balewadi Phata, Baner Road,

020-48613223

14

77763

Learn Well Technocraft

VUE Pacific

203, Supreme Center, ITI Road Besides Crossword, Near Parihar Chowk Aundh

+91 020 65736444

15

74013

Radical Technologies

VUE Pacific

Office No. 9, 2nd Floor, Trade Field Bld Above Cocoon Showroom, Sanghvi Nagar, Aundh

+91 7620576832

S.No.

Test Centre ID

Test Centre Name

Test Centre Region

Test Centre Address

1

81301

TechnoKraft Training & Solution Pvt. Ltd

VUE Pacific

First Floor, Kanchwala Avenue Above Viju’s Dabeli, Thatte Nagar Marg, College Road 
Nashik Maharashtra 422005 India

2

72171

IRT Technologies Pvt. Ltd.

VUE Pacific

T-4, 3rd Flr, Yeolekar Mala Above Louis Philippe Showroom 
Nr. BYK College, College Road Nashik 
Maharashtra 422005
India

The Pearson VUE service contact number for Indian candidates is 0008004401837.

Here is what you need to do to schedule your exam through Pearson VUE:

  1. Log in to your account at www.PMI.org Find the option “Schedule Exam” under the Review Application Status section and click on it.
  2. The Pearson VUE page comprises of a space to enter the name of your testing program. You need to type PMI® - Project Management Institute in it.Note: You need to select your testing program before scheduling, rescheduling or cancelling an exam, or you could contact a customer service representative.
  3. Or else, you can click on ‘A to Z list of all programs’ which will take you to a list of test sponsors.
  4. The test sponsor name for PMP® is PMI® (Project Management Institute) which you’ll be able to find once you click on ‘P’.
  5. Once you find and click on PMI® - Project Management Institute, you’ll land on a page where you need to log in using your unique PMI® eligibility ID.
  6. In the next step you’ll have to choose between Center Based Test or Online Proctored Test option.

If you select CBT option:
Continue with the below-mentioned scheduling instructions to take up the PMP® Exam (CBT) in Pune Test Center:

  1. Choose the ‘I will be scheduled for a future date at a test center’ option and click on Next.
  2. Review the View Testing Policies. Next, click on Schedule this exam.
  3. Choose the test center, date, and time for the exam.
  4. After selecting, review the appointment and click on Proceed to Checkout.
  5. Follow the steps and click on Submit Order. This will confirm your appointment

If you select Online Proctored Test:

You need to consider the following steps if you choose to take up the PMP® exam in Pune Test Center through Online Proctored Test:

  1. Click next after agreeing to the online proctoring policies.
  2. Select the ‘View Testing Policies’ and then click on ‘Schedule This Exam’.
  3. Select the date and time. You can schedule your PMP® exam at any time of the day between Tuesday to Saturday.
  4. Check your appointment details and then click on ‘Proceed to Checkout’.
  5. Complete the checkout by following the next steps and then click on ‘Submit Order’.

Cancelling the exam within 30 days of the scheduled date will cost you a fee of $70. But, cancelling the exam within 48 hours of the scheduled date will get you no refunds.

There are no updates announced by the Project Management Institute (PMI)® for the Paper-based Testing. Candidates with their exams scheduled on or after 1st July 2019 will have their exam moved to Pearson VUE test center.

Here is what you do to schedule the PMP® Exam via Telephone with Pearson VUE:

  • Step 1 - Get the contact centre number from the official website.
  • Step 2 - On calling the centre, the representative will ask you details regarding the testing program, the exam, and your PMI ID.
  • Step 3 - Lastly, your name, phone number, address, email address will be verified.

Follow the below-mentioned steps to schedule the PMP® exam with test accommodations with Pearson VUE:

  • Get in touch with the representative from the Pearson VUE Contact center by getting the number from the official website.
  • The representative will ask you your exam, your testing program and your PMI® ID.
  • In the end, your name, phone number, email address and address will be verified.

You will get your eligibility ID in a confirmation mail after your PMP® application audit or PMP® certification fee has been verified. You can also find this under the myPMI® section  of the Pearson VUE website.

To reschedule or cancel your exam, you need to follow the below-mentioned steps:

  • Log in to your account on www.PMI.org and select the Reschedule Exam or Cancel.
  • Exam option from under the Review Application Status.
  • Select the exam you wish to reschedule or cancel.
  • You will find the option to reschedule or cancel your exam.

Note: Remember that if you are within 48 hours of your exam and you are cancelling your exam, you will have to forfeit the entire exam fee. 

The things prohibited in the Test centre include but are not limited to:

  • Sweaters and Coats
  • Books and dictionaries
  • Bags and wallets
  • Eye drops and medications
  • Food and Beverages
  • Watches, pagers, calculators, tape, recorder and cellular

The online proctor exam allows you to give the exam from the comfort of your home. All you need is the correct computer equipment. Right now, the option is available only for the Certified Associate in Project Management and PMI Agile Certified Practitioner (PMI-ACP)® exam.

For maintaining the integrity of the online proctor exam, you need to review the system, environment, technical and testing protocol requirements specified. This is how you can check it:

  1. Run System test and exam simulation
    • Download the system in your computer and run the exam simulation. Use the location from where you will be taking the exam.
    • You need to have a working internet connection, a webcam, and a microphone.
    • You will have to take a one-question exam to check your secured browser connection.
  2. Review policies and procedures
    You can review the guidelines and procedures to be followed for the online proctor exam, that you can check policies & procedure.

  3. Verify System Requirements
    Your system must meet all the requirements for the online proctor exam.

All such candidates who have their exams scheduled on or before 30th June 2019 will have the same testing location as their selected exam centre.

All such candidates will have their exam center moved from Prometric testing center to Pearson VUE.

June 30th, 2019 is the last date for the PMP® Exam delivery at Prometric centers.

The Prometric Test Center in Pune is located at:102, Shivaji Niketan, Tejas Society Behind Bus Stand, Kothrud, Pune, Maharashtra 411029

Rescheduling the PMP® exam through Prometric was an easy process earlier, but now you have to pay a fee for the same. The rescheduling can be done only within 30 days of the previous appointment. The fee for the same is $70. The following are the steps for rescheduling your PMP® exam in Pune through Prometric:

  • Step 1: Log in to prometric.com.
  • Step 2: Then,you have to choose the test sponsor from the director and press the search button. PMI - Project Management Institute is the test sponsor for the PMP® exam.
  • Step 3: On the next page, you will see ‘RESCHEDULE/ CANCEL MY TEST’ link for rescheduling the test.
  • Step 4: After clicking ‘RESCHEDULE/ CANCEL MY TEST’ button, you will land on a page where you can select the country of your residence. You have to choose India. 

  • Step 5: The next page will ask you to provide your confirmation/ tracking number and the first four characters of your last name to verify your credentials.

  • Step 6: Once done, the system will ask you for some more information. Once all the information is provided the application will be confirmed.

At first, you have to log in to www.prometric.com in order to schedule the exam in Pune. Once logged in, you have to follow these steps:

  • Step 1: Once you are logged in the www.prometric.com, choose the test sponsor. Then press the search button. The test sponsor of the PMP® exam is PMI - Project Management Institute.
  • Step 2: After you choose your test sponsor, you will arrive on the PMI page where you can select one of the available options for scheduling your exam. Press the tab named ‘SCHEDULE MY TEST.’
  • Step 3: In the next step, you have to choose your country and state. The page provides you with a directory from which you need to select the country as India. After you have selected your options, you will be provided with all the information regarding the PMP® exam. 
  • Step 4: After you have opted India as a country of your domicile, you will reach on a page where some important information regarding the PMP® exam is displayed. Here you can know about things like eligibility for PMP®, documents to be carried along for the test, accommodations, time of arrival to the exam center, reschedule and cancellation policy, and online scheduling of the exam.
  • Step 5: Once you read through the information, the next step is to read the information regarding the privacy policy of the test sponsor. You need to confirm that you agree to the entire privacy clause mentioned on the page to move to the next page.
  • Step 6: On the next page, you will have to enter your Eligibility ID, received from the PMI after payment and the first 4 characters of your Last Name.

  • Step 7: After the above-given information is validated, you can choose the date and time of your choice for the examination from the available options. 

  • Step 8: Once your appointment verification gets over by providing the other additional information, your appointment is complete.
  • Step 9: Once your application is approved, a fee of $405 has to be paid to the PMI. It is to be noted that no fee is to be paid to Prometric. 

  • Step 10: When the day of the exam comes, you need to reach the testing center in Pune on time and carry with you some government ID for verification. 

  • Step11: The PMP® test comprises of 200 questions to be done within 4 hours duration. All questions have to be answered. After you submit the test, you will receive the results immediately. 

A candidate who has not cleared the PMP® Exam in the first attempt can give the exam three more times. The fee for re-attempting the exam is $275 payable to the PMI.A student has to pay the fees and reschedule the exam through Prometric in Pune. However, if the candidate does not clear the exam even in those reattempts; he/she has to start the application process from the very beginning. 

You can get the refund of your application fee if you decide to cancel your application. For this, you have to apply for the cancellation with the PMI, 30 days before the expiry of your exam eligibility. Once the refund process is over, your application will be closed, and you will no longer be eligible for the exam.

PMI Pune Chapter

PMI chapters are like local branches of the main PMI. PMI Pune Chapter gives you the opportunity to network, and build knowledge through the various events it organizes. PMI Pune Chapter focuses on creating a platform to allow project management professionals to meet, come together, interact, and learn.

Once you are a PMI member with the PMI Pune Chapter, you can enjoy a myriad of benefits that add to your professional growth. The PMI hosts several events where its members get an opportunity to interact with other professionals. They can stay updated with the latest progress in the field of project management through its certification, networking, conferences, member services, and academia. They can also keep brushing up your knowledge with the latest updates around the globe through its newsletter. Also, members can get free PDUs by attending seminars and through the resources provided by the PMI. The PMI Pune chapter also provides the following benefits:Networking: After you become a PMI member, you get opportunities to interact with a local “network of expertise”. You can meet your peers, learn and share knowledge. You can grow professionally by gaining insider connections and getting the opportunity to discover relevant job opportunities for yourself.Conferences: PMI Pune Chapter provides its members a platform for discussion, where one can discuss the various problems and can find their solutions. One can also discuss new ideas and applications related to the management of projects.Member Services: Being a PMI member in Pune chapter, you get the opportunity to attend the events exclusively organized for the members of PMI Pune Chapter.Volunteer: Further, you get the opportunity to meet people of importance and build your network by volunteering at many events organized by PMI Pune Chapter.

The location and contact of the PMI Pune Chapter are as follows:PMI Pune-Deccan India chapterOffice No. 5, Achyut Prasad, Phatak Baug, Near Tech Mahindra, CTS No. 11/1, Plot No. 9/1, Erandawane, Pune, Maharashtra 411016Mobile: +91 992 290 9060

If you attend a PMP®/ CAPM® Boot Camp – a 35-hour Mandatory training program conducted by the PMI Pune, you will have the following benefits:

  • PMP®/ CAPM® Boot Camp – 35-hour Mandatory training program prepares the PMP® aspirants with all the mandatory courses required to appear in the exam. 
  • Sample Q/A sessions are held to provide students an idea about the type of exam. 
  • It provides a great opportunity for networking with your peers and fellow candidates who will be appearing for the examination.

The education and certification programs offered by the PMI Pune Chapter in Pune are the following:

  • Project Management Professional (PMP)®
  • Certified Associate in Project Management (CAPM)®
  • Program Management Professional (PgMP)®
  • PMI Scheduling Professional (PMI-SP)®
  • PMI Risk Management Professional (PMI-RMP)®
  • PMI Agile Certified Practitioner (PMI-ACP)®

The PMI Pune Chapter conducts a lot of events which provides you with an ample opportunity to network with other PMP® professionals in Pune, such as:

  • The Student Track (Gyan Lahiri)
  • The Professional Track
  • NLP National Conference
  • Quiz/ Paper Competitions
  • The Academic Track

PMP® Certification Salary in Pune

As per the data, 120 out of 300 PMP® certified professionals get about 25% to 35% hike after completion of the PMP® certification in Pune. On the other hand, only 75 out of 300 non-certified professionals get a salary hike. This data has been derived from 600 self-reported certified & non-certified Project Management Professionals working in Pune.

This data is derived from the self-reported certified and non-certified professionals in Pune who received a promotion in the financial year 2017-18. 110 out of 250 of the professionals got promoted soon after the completion of PMP® certification in the city of Pune.

Leading companies such as Infosys, Cognizant Technology Solutions, IBM India, Zensar Technologies, and Cybage look to hire Certified Project Managers as they are aptly trained for the role. Along with PMP® certification, companies look for other important skills in a professional such as Project management, Program management, Agile, QA, Microsoft Project, Change management, Finance, PMO, and SDLC skills in a candidate.

Project Managers in Pune are receiving an average salary of INR 6,74,847 per year. This figure is 51% above the national average. This average salary is calculated from salaries submitted anonymously by 199 profiles on Indeed.co.in. Typically the Project Managers work for 1-3 years in one role.

Of course, they do! This is because the average salary for Project Managers in Pune is estimated to be INR 6,74,847 per year. Although the tenure for both Pune and Kolhapur remains same but considering the salary distribution with similar profiles, it is found that in Kolhapur, the salary is INR  4,56,051 which is lesser than the salary received  in Pune.

With the estimated salary received from employees and users in the past three years, it can be seen that the average salary of a Project Manager in Nagpur is INR 4,31,952 per year which is only 33% above the national average. On the other hand, a professional working in the same position in Pune collects around INR  6,74,847  per year, which is 51% above the national average.  It reflects a huge difference between the salaries of Project Managers in Pune and Nagpur.

The average salary of a Project Manager who is working in the information technology industry is estimated to be INR 14,25,468 per year. However, this salary differs based on the skill and experience. The minimum salary for this position can be INR 7,12,346  and the maximum salary  can be INR 22,32,131. Some of the companies compensate employees in various ways by providing a bonus, profit sharing etc.

An entry-level professional or a fresher is a person who has an experience of fewer than 5 years.   An entry-level Project Manager in an IT company in Pune can expect his or her annual salary to be around INR 7, 02,659. The scope of earning in Pune for such professionals  may start from INR 2,12,072 and  it can extend up to INR 1,448,533. This data is received from 47 salaries submitted in PayScale.

Mid-level experience refers to 5-10 years of industry experience. For a Mid-level Project Manager who is working in an IT company in Pune, the salary is expected to be INR12,09,396 per year. Since you have some experience, the companies will offer a salary starting from INR 6, 66,803  and it can range up to INR18,03,071.

A professional who has gained rich experience of 10-20 years is termed as an experienced professional.  The average salary of an experienced Project Manager employed in an IT company in Pune is estimated to be INR15,28,223 which is apart from incentives and bonus.  This salary figure, however, varies due to several aspects such as the level of the company, skills, and experience of the employee and it may be within the range of INR 10,12,090 to INR 23,08,978.

When we say late-career, it means the person has an experience of more than 20 years. The average salary for such experienced professionals is estimated to be around  INR 22,55,000 including incentives such as  bonus, tips, overtime and other perks.   This estimate is based on the data received from 11 salaries.

A Senior Project Manager, employed in the IT industry, in Pune receives a decent pay package. Generally, the margin salary starts from INR 11,98,056  and can go up to INR 26,22,949. Again, if we talk about the average salary, it is around INR 18,95,399  per year.

If you are aiming for the position of Vice President in a well-known or any reputed organization in the IT industry in Pune, you can expect an average salary of INR 30, 40,750 per year. But there is a wide range of salaries in the IT industry and actual salary can move from INR17,83,826 to INR 45,98,037 per year.

A Director is one of the top-level positions in any company; especially in the IT industry, they are required to play multiple roles. The average salary for a Director, IT working in Pune is estimated to be about INR 36, 73, 224 annually. The actual salary received by a professional in this position can start from INR 20, 16,710 and can reach up to INR 54, 81,138.

The IT industry in Pune is burgeoning exponentially and IT professionals are paid decently.  The average salary of a Program Manager, working in a Pune IT company, is found to be INR 19,61,698 per year . However, the scope of the salary ranges from INR 8,93,964 to INR 29,61,674 depending on experience and skills of the person.

A Service Delivery Manager, IT can expect to get an average salary of INR 16,93,451 per year in Pune. However, different companies pay salaries based on varied patterns and policies. The salary can be found within the range of INR  5,77,654 - INR 25,20,321.

Since Senior Program Managers in the IT industry hold a position of high responsibility, they are paid well. The average salary of a Senior Program Manager, IT in Pune is INR 23,74,737  per year. This pay scale is not fixed and it can range between INR 11, 83,591 - INR 34, 88,421.

A Deputy General Manager role is focused on operational and other administrative activities. The average salary for a Deputy General Manager in Pune is estimated to be INR 17,08,833 per year. Considering various aspects, the actual salary may differ and can fall within the range of INR 6,97,663 to INR  33,05,584.

The bonus for the entry-level Project Manager may or may not be a mandatory pay. If the companies want to remunerate with annual bonus income, they offer an average bonus of INR 49, 132.  The annual bonus for these professionals may lie within the range of INR 0.00 - INR 2,42,395.

The average bonus for a mid-level Project Manager, IT in Pune  can be around INR 110,450 per year. The minimum bonus can be INR 20,373.  If you are working in top-level companies you may receive a bonus of up to INR  3,02,012.

The bonus for an experienced level Project Manager, IT in Pune may start from INR 48,993 and can   stretch up to INR 3,92,217 depending on various factors. The average bonus income is estimated to be about INR 1,72,665.

A Vice President working in the IT industry in Pune can expect to receive a decent bonus income annually. They can expect to get an average bonus of around INR 308,044 per year. The actual bonus income can be found within the range of INR 1,02,220  - INR 7,09,572.

A Director plays a vital role in the IT Company as they take care of the management activities of the company. Companies in Pune offer their Directors a yearly bonus in a range of INR 1,97,833 - INR 19, 48,880. The average bonus for these professionals working in Pune figure can be around INR 4,34,513.

If you are working in the IT sector as a Program Manager you will receive a bonus depending on your performance and skills. The bonus you may receive will be around INR  2,94,791 per year if you are working in a Pune based IT  company.  It all depends upon the company policy, so it can be anything between INR0.00 to INR 6,18,252.

As a service delivery manager working in the IT sector in Pune, they receive a mandatory bonus every year and its average amount can be INR 1,80,922. This remuneration ranges from INR 25,532 - INR  4,96,647 and it differs every year. The variation is due to the performance and sometimes because of the experience.

If you are working as a Senior Program Manager in an IT company in Pune, you can expect to receive an annual bonus income of INR 201,683 on average. However, depending upon the company’s policies and pay structure, it can reach up to 10,35,642.

A Deputy General Manager helps the team to stay connected and focused on the project. Since the bonus can vary as per the company policies, it can range between INR 8,292  and INR 5,78,121 and this varies depending on the company. The average bonus income for such professionals can be INR 1,74,225.

When we think about the skills, they definitely affect the salary. Depending on the skills and knowledge, the salary may differ from person to person.  Basically, they look for management skills but technically C++, Java, .NET, and Microsoft XP Networking, SQL, Information Technology Infrastructure Library and Oracle.

We have listed below the names of five top paying IT Companies for Project Managers in Pune.

  • Infosys
  • Cognizant Technology Solutions
  • IBM India                                                   
  • Zensar Technologies
  • Cybage 

We have picked out top 5 salaries and bonuses for Project Managers, IT in Pune based on the data given on Glassdoor.

Company

Salary (Avg. per year)

INR

Bonus (per year)

INR

Infosys

15,96,000

2,65,000

Cognizant Technology Solutions

15,00,000

1,39,486

IBM India                                                  

14,94,386

25,000

Zensar Technologies

17,65,171

1,50,000

Cybage   

16,00,000

80,000

A Project Manager is responsible for various aspects of a construction project. They cover every aspect starting from planning, budgeting, execution. The average salary of a Project Manager, working in a construction company in Pune is estimated to be INR 9,74,532 per year. The actual salary, however, is expected to be within the  range of INR  4,56,699  - INR 18,22,041.

If you have experience that is less than 5 years, you are termed as entry-level professional. If you are an entry-level Project Manager, employed in a Pune based construction company, you can expect an average amount of INR 6,00,000 as an annual salary. This estimate is based upon the 9 salaries reported by such employees in Pune Area. Also, this amount includes other pay components like bonus, tops and overtime pay.

If you have an experience of 5-10 years as a Project Manager in the construction industry, you are referred to as a mid-career Project Manager. You may receive an average salary of INR 8,92,303. However, the salary may fall within a range of INR 4,49,190 - INR 12,10,095 as a mid-career Project Manager, still that depends on the company and their policy.

The people who have experience of 10-20 years (known as experienced professionals) working as a Project Manager in construction, Pune can expect a salary of around INR 9,67,453 . Typically, depending on the companies, this salary will range from INR 5,04,398  to INR 17,66,445.

If you have experience as a Project Manager, construction for more than 20 years, you are a late-career experience professional. As a late-career Project Manager, construction, you can expect an average salary  of about  INR 14,15,000 per year in Pune. This is the base salary that  is apart from the bonus and profit sharing if any. Generally, this pay scale may vary between INR 6,74,359 - INR 28, 50,000.

An Operations Manager in a Construction company in Pune has high responsibility regarding the employees, labors and the material required for construction. The average salary being paid in Pune turns out to be INR 8,29,660 per year and additionally, they will be paid bonus income. The range of salary for an Operations Manager is INR 2,96,629 - INR 16,15,936.

The average salary for an Assistant General Manager is estimated to be INR 18,06,574 per year in Pune. It can swing within a range of INR 9,19,157  to INR 29,42,966 per year.

A Vice president/General Manager has multiples roles to play when it comes to the functioning of the organization. The administration, management, and finance are the primary responsibilities. The average salary they can expect to receive is INR 30, 08,955 per year. But generally, depending on the company, this salary can move within a range of  INR 9,84,148 -INR 50,68,371. 

A Project Manager, employed in the construction industry in Pune, can expect to earn a yearly bonus income of INR 69,833 on average. The actual bonus can, however, swing into a range of INR 19,219 - INR 206,084 as bonus earned depends upon the on the performance and skills of the employee.

For a mid-career Project Manager, construction, working in Pune, the average bonus compensation  is estimated to be INR 65,000 per year. Based on the skills, experience, and performance, the bonus earning starts from INR 19,271 and can extend up to INR 154,563.

Generally, experienced Project Managers who are working in a Pune based construction company will be experts in their field. With their skills and knowledge, they earn up to INR 72,145 per year as a bonus. However, this also depends on the number of projects they have been handling and bonus income can start  from INR  9,787 and moves up to INR 5,11,546. In addition, some companies offer profit sharing and it can be up to INR 1,00,000.

The yearly bonus earned by a late-career Project Manager in Construction industry in Pune is based on the experience and expertise and it can be typically INR 1,00,000. In addition, depending on the company, they can also enjoy a share in profits that can be up to INR  1,98,772.

An Operations Manager, working in a Pune based company, can expect to get a bonus income of INR 98,643 per year on average.   However, bonus depends upon several factors like performance, company profit and more. It can be anything starting from INR 10,291 to INR 2,64,685.

An Assistant General Manager is the coordinator and an effective communicator between the company management and the employees. An Assistant General Manager, working in a Pune company can expect to receive a yearly bonus of around INR2,00,955 on average. The actual bonus can be anything between INR 30,201 and it can move up to the scale of INR 4,16,638.

A person working as a Vice President /General Manager in Pune can expect to receive an annual bonus of INR 3,90,366. The range of this bonus can start from minimum INR 53,721 and can reach up to INR 927,378. Apart from this, they can also get a profit share of INR 5,50,000 if the company allows.

Skills set of professional plays a crucial role in deciding the salary package. Same goes with a Project Manager working in the construction industry in Pune.  These skills include AutoCAD, Project Coordinating, and Construction Estimating, Contractor Management, Autodesk AutoCAD, Project Management, Autocad 2000i, Adobe Acrobat and more.

A Senior Project Manager in the Engineering department of a company based in Pune can expect an average salary of INR 18,32,962 per annum. Then, this salary may vary in the range of INR 5,14,923 to INR 28,18,779 per annum.

A Senior Project Manager, Engineering can expect a yearly bonus in the band of INR 20,134  - INR 33,27,532. The extremities in the bonus amount are purely due to factors like the level of the company, its profits, projects and more. 

Project Managers, Engineering, working in Pune, can expect to get better compensation is they have certain important skills such as Project Management, AutoCAD, Engineering Design and Product Development.

PMP® Exam & PMP® Renewal

The validity period of your PMP® certification is 3 years. It can be renewed by earning PDUs by meeting the criteria given by the Continue Certification Requirements (CCR).

If you want to keep your PMI certification current, you must earn PDUs as a part of Continuing Certification Requirements (CCR). It is mandatory to earn 60 PDUs to renew your PMI certification as per the CCR requirement

The steps for participating in the CCR process are as follows:

Step 1

Earn a PMI certification

First, you have to get the PMI certification by clearing the examination. Once you pass the exam, your CCR cycle begins and lasts for 3 years.

Step 2

Participate in professional development activities

One can earn PDUs by participating in professional development.

Step 3

Record and report PDUs

As soon as you get the PDUs, the same has to be submitted through the CCR system (CCRS).

Step 4

Fulfill CCR requirements

In order to meet the CCR requirements for your certification, you need to earn a certain number of PDUs

Step 5

Complete CCR application and pay renewal fee

At the time of renewal, you will get information from PMI for renewal and to make the necessary payment.

Step 6

CCR Renewal Complete

A set of guidelines are provided for maintaining your certification. You just have to follow the same.

Various professional development activities are organized by the PMI in all its chapters through which you can earn PDUs. You can perform activities in the following categories: 

  • Education
  • Giving back to the Profession

By participating in the activities in the field of Education, you can easily earn a minimum of 35 PMP® renewal PDUs.

One hour of the activity in the area of education that improves your professional development will earn you one PDU.Some of the activities in the educational field where you can be involved to earn PDUs are as follows:

  • Training or Courses
  • Online or Digital Media
  • Organizational Meetings
  • Reading
  • Informal Learning

PMI maintains that Project Management practitioners must have a combination of technical domain skills, leadership and business intelligence skills in order to contribute effectively to project success. The PMI Talent TriangleTM , therefore, is a blend of these three competencies and includes:Technical project management: This includes domain knowledge, practical skills and behaviours related to Project, Program and Portfolio Management. Leadership: To successfully lead teams, project managers must have knowledge, skills and behaviours specific to leadership-oriented, cross-cutting activities that help to achieve business imperatives. Strategic and business management: Industry expertise and knowledge that enhances performance and better delivers business outcomes is also a crucial component for success.

Training and educational eventsPros & Cons
Educational Events

Pros:

  • Many formal events such as Seminars, conferences are conducted by the PMI Pune.
  • These events are for 1-3 days.
  • By attending these events, you can learn from the eminent speakers from different industries and other project management professionals. It provides an excellent opportunity to network with people with similar interests.

Cons:

  • All these training and events are chargeable.
  • One might need his/her company’s approval to attend these events.
ELearning On-demand Courses

Pros:

  • You can opt for on-demand, E-learning courses offered by PMI Pune Chapter.

Cons:

  • Enrolling in these courses may be expensive as these courses are offered by PMI.
Education Courses

Pros:

  • Some of the educational courses recognized by the Global Accreditation Centre (GAC) of PMI are also offered by the PMI Chapter Pune. These courses help in advancing your academics. 

Cons:

  • These courses are tough to be pursued by those who are not interested in academics. 
Training Courses

Pros:

  • You can opt to attend sessions on the topics related to project management. These training sessions are offered by Registered Education Providers (REP) and third-party institutions. 

Cons:

  • You need to adjust to the schedule of the training providers. 

  • Before you sign any course, consider your budget and convenience. 

The PMI® PDUs can be earned online from a recognized Registered Education Provider by signing up for the online 60 PDU bundle training program.However, do remember that the distribution of PDUs in the Education category should follow the following minimum requirements, as per the PMI Talent Triangle skill areas:

Education PDUs - Minimum Talent Triangle Requirements

Certification

Technical PDUs Required

Leadership PDUs Required

Strategic PDUs Required

Remaining PDUs - across any area of PMI Talent Triangle

Total Minimum Required

PMP

8

8

8

11

35

These are 4 suggested courses that can be taken to earn 60 PDUs for recertification.The table mentions the number of PDUs offered by each course, and you can choose courses that will meet or exceed the required total number of PDUs on completion:

Courses

PMI PDUs that can be earned

Microsoft Project Training

45 PMI PDUs

Agile and Scrum Training

8 PMI PDUs

ITIL Foundation Certification Training

16 PMI PDUs

Lean Six Sigma Green Belt Training

35 PMI PDUs

PMI requires that to maintain your credential in good standing, you must earn a minimum number of PDUs in each of the skill areas of the PMI Talent Triangle—technical, leadership, and strategic and business management. However, PDUs earned through education can exceed this amount and there is no limit on the number of PDUs that can be earned in education.The more knowledge you obtain through education in a related category, the better equipped you will be to practice as a competent Project Manager.

Following are the activities and courses that belong to the PMI talent triangle components to meet the 60 PDU bundle requirement mentioned by PMI: 

Technical

Leadership

Business & Strategic Management

Life Cycle Management

Coaching & Mentoring

Customer relationship & satisfaction

Time, Scope, Risk Management

Problem Solving

Benefits Realisation

Estimation

Team Building

Legal & Regulatory compliance

Agile Practices

Emotional Intelligence

Strategic planning & analysis

Governance

Conflict Management

Operational Functions

Data gathering and modeling

Brainstorming

Business acumen

Earned value management

Influencing

Competitive analysis

Performance Management

Listening

Market awareness

Risk Management

Interpersonal skills

Business models and structures

Yes. There are many more options to earn PMP® PDUs through Organisation Meetings, Reading, and Informal Learning. These options are mentioned in the following table:

ActivitiesWays to earn your PMP® PDUs
Organizational Meetings
  • Attending meetings and networking where there is a session related to a talent triangle component will help you earn 1-2 PDUs.
  • Alternatively, attending a keynote session in a PMI seminar or conference apart from attending an educational session.
Reading
  • If you are passionate about reading books, then you are in luck. Your passion for reading books can also help you to earn PDU.

Cons:

  • The PDUs earned through this method are limited in nature.
Informal Learning

Informal sessions can help you earn PDUs.

PMP® renewal PDUs can be earned by attending interactive sessions for sharing knowledge with mentors, experts. 

Any of these following activities will help you earn PDUs by giving back or adding value to the profession in Pune.

Roles

Ways to earn PMP® renewal PDUs

Practitioner

As a Practitioner, you can work by contributing your knowledge and skill towards various projects.

Create Content

If you have the passion and the interest to write, then you can use those skills and talent to create blogs, presentations. You can even pen down a book or conduct webinars which contribute to your PMP® renewal PDUs.

Presentation

If you can speak effectively, and present your paper well, then it is an excellent way to earn PMP® renewal PDUs.

Volunteer

PMI often arranges for activities towards the social welfare. If you volunteer for such services, you can earn your PDUs. While applying, mention your experience in the field and the number of hours you can commit to this cause.

Webinars

Different Webinars are conducted across the globe. You can earn 1-2 PDUs by attending the webinars which are conducted. However, since they are held in different time zones, you are required to check the timings. 

You can add value or give back to your profession by pursuing a few activities. The names of these activities and corresponding PDUs that can be obtained are mentioned below: 

Categories

PDUs

Work as Project management practitioner

8 maximum

Others

17 maximum

Meet your instructors

Bhupinder

Bhupinder Singh

project management

Mr. Bhupinder Singh, is an accomplished, recognized expert, and individual in Six Sigma Implementation projects with more than a decade and a half long career & experience at major multinationals in Quality and operations function.

He is a Practising leader in Six Sigma subject matter and is passionate about developing core competencies of people interested in Six Sigma subject. He has successfully implemented Six Sigma and Lean in various organizations and Processes in India, Malaysia, United States and Other Countries.
He is also a Lean Expert, ISO 9000 Auditor, Balanced Scorecard Implementation Expert, PMP, ITIL & Six Sigma Deployment Leader with rich Operations and Process excellence related experience in Services & IT domains.

His experience lies in various domains like ITES, ITSM, Software Organizations & financial companies. As a Master Black Belt and Deployment Leader, he has trained professionals within the organization and has guided high value lean, Black Belt and Green Belt projects and has worked on and mentored high worth (some projects over $3million benefit) improvement projects.

With deep implementation expertise in Balanced Score Card, BPM, Process Reengineering, CMM & Simulation, he has led BPM (Business Process Management) initiative in various organizations.
His projects on Process Reengineering and simulations have been presented at national and international levels.

He also has the credit of training and mentoring middle and senior management personnel in Lean, Balanced Score Card, CMM, Blue Ocean Vs Red Ocean Strategy and Statistical Process Control in addition to Six Sigma.

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Chandra

Chandra M R

PRINCE 2, ITIL,DEVOPS,PMP

A professional having extensive experience in IT Governance, IT Service Management, Information Security, Consulting, Project Management, Customer engagement, Prospect conversion, Training, Audit and leading people & project teams. Poses’ excellent skills in defining and implementing effective policies and procedures & have excellent leadership, presentations and communication skills. Have handled the responsibilities in the areas mentioned below, for the projects across the globe, in IT & Telecom Industry.

 Define IT Strategy, aligning to business strategy to meet business objectives
 Define, Deploy and Monitor IT Services and IT Processes
 To set and provide the direction to the IT Organization to achieve business goals & Objectives
 Provide Consultancy Services & Project Management Services for ITSM, ITES & Telecom Projects.
 Ensure the business retention and growth through effective business relationship management.
 Achieving Service Delivery Objectives through Adherence to Quality & SLA needs, Improvement initiatives, Non-linearity derive etc.,
 Conduct Training on IT Service Management & Project Management based on ITIL & PMP, and on Organization Processes etc.,

Certification & Training:

IT Service Management:

 ITIL Expert 
 TIPA (Tudor IT Process Assessment) Lead Assessor 
 COBIT 5
 ISO 20000 (Trained)

Project Management:

 Project Management Professional (PMP)
 PRINCE2

Quality Management:  ISO 9001 (Trained)

Information Security:  ISO 27001 (Trained) 

Org Practices:

 DevOps
 HORENSO

A firm believer of that, “Business success can be seen only if customer see value in the services”, “Proactive Service Management is the secret of achieving service excellence”

Won 2nd Prize in the nation level debate competition on "Product, Program & Portfolio Management"​

 
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Antony

Antony Joseph

Consultant | Auditor | Trainer ISO 9001, 14001, 5S, Lean Six Sigma, PMP

A certified project management (PMP) and quality management (ISO 9001, ISO 13485, IATF 16949, LSBB, ZED) professional with rich experience in managing portfolios, handling projects. training, implementing, monitoring and improving processes that benefits the organization and also complies towards customers and management system standards requirements.

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Abhishek

Abhishek Kumar

PMP, ITIL, 6Sigma, MS Project, Agile (Scrum Master&Kanban),DevOps

Abhishek is an experienced Service delivery & Project manager with Capgemini India. He has 11+ years of extensive subject matter expertise in IT Service Management, process & technology. He has successful track record in Vendor Management, handling multiple projects, helping clients make a smooth, meaningful changes to improve operational efficiency and reduce costs in the delivery of services. All his work is based on industry best practice, including the Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL) and international standards such as ISO:20000. He is a certified ITIL Trainer and has taken training on Project Management based on PMBOK4/5.

He has more than three years experience as onshore Service Delivery Manager in a client role.

Skilled in Processes, Vendor & Transition Management along with Design & delivery on datawarehouse technologies in Telecom domain.

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Sankar

Sankar Govindaraja

PMI-RMP,PMP,Change Management

I introduce myself as a Management Consultant & Corporate Trainer. I have a Post-Graduate Degree in Engineering (M.Tech) from IIT, Kharagpur with an MBA with Distinction from Strathclyde University, UK. I have more than 25 years of experience in India, Canada & the Gulf countries in the senior executive management positions in Strategic Planning, Corporate Development, Project Management and International Marketing. I have also obtained Project Management Professional (PMP) and Risk Management Professional (PMI-RMP) accreditations from Project Management Institute (PMI), USA. 

As a Senior Project Management Executive, I have executed a number of projects across various sectors and also trained, supervised and managed Project Management Teams. I was involved in business developmental activities as well. 

I had also served as Local Counselor for Management Subjects as part of MBA Program in Oman & Bahrain offered by Strathclyde University from UK. I conducted PMI’s PMP Accreditation Preparation courses in association with one of the leading Training Institutes in Bahrain. 

I am a well-known orator and public speaker in the Gulf Region. I am one of the Distinguished Toastmasters (DTM) that is the highest award one can get from Toastmasters International, USA. 

I attended 12th and 13th Project Management Institute – Arabian Gulf Chapter (PMI-AGC)’s International Project Management Conferences in 2009 & 2011 respectively. 

In Dec 2012, I had performed as the Chairman of a Technical Session in the AgriCon 2012 – Conference on Agricultural Innovation in a Changing Farming Dynamics organized by the Confederation of Indian Industry (CII) at Chennai, India.

For more details about the consultancy activities, please visit the web site: www.prosightmc.com. My Indian associates are Sathya Associates and KRISHMAA – a Community Cluster Development Organization.

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Chris

Chris Cochran

Senior Manager / International Agile Coach

Chris has been an Agile and Scrum Coach since the year 2013.  He mentors and trains teams, fellow Scrum Masters and organizations to become more Lean and Agile.  He has successfully conducted Agile and Scrum coaching and training sessions for multinational companies in the Asia Pacific region particularly in Philippines, Taiwan, Malaysia and Indonesia.  

He currently works full-time as a department manager for Software Development and QA in a software / IT company based in the Philippines which caters to the Quick Service Restaurant industry.  He has around nineteen years’ experience in the IT industry with focus on Agile, Scrum, Project Management, Change Management, and Process Improvement. Chris with his expertise has worked with such prestigious companies such as Microsoft, Intel, Nokia, Japan Airlines, Burger King and KFC and several other companies in the Philippines, Australia, and the USA.

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reviews on our popular courses

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Excellent training. Abhishek, the trainer, was professional, precise and systematic in his approach. The training answered many questions I had about approaching PMP exam, PMI membership, syallbus and key instructions in the examination. Overall, a great learning experience.

Deepti Bhujbal

Project Manager
Attended PMP® Certification workshop in June 2019
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Nice arrangement, experienced trainer and good training material helped me complete 35 PDUs by May 19. I recommend this training by KnowledgeHut as it will definitely help prepare for PMP certification.

sandeep mardikar

Project Engineer-Installation
Attended PMP® Certification workshop in May 2019
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Great training!

ASHWINI NANDWANA

Senior Consultant
Attended PMP® Certification workshop in March 2019
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E-Learning slides were too good & very informative. This really helped to understand the basic concepts of project management..

Vijay Takmoge

Manager
Attended PMP® Certification workshop in February 2019
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It's quite a good training.

Rahul dev Ahirwar

Deputy manager
Attended PMP® Certification workshop in February 2018
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Informative, useful and a very helpful course for understanding and attaining organizational and management skills.

Kaushal Dujari

Project Manager
Attended PMP® Certification workshop in June 2019
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Overall, a good sense of PMP structure was conveyed during the course which helped me to clear the PMP exam. The trainer was upto the mark and explained everything with live examples.

Yaman Aroon

SR. PROJECT CONTROLS ENGINEER
Attended PMP® Certification workshop in June 2019
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The sessions were very interactive. Each member was able to discuss and clarify their queries. The trainer was very knowledgeable!

SHYAMLAL RAVI

Team Lead Project Management
Attended PMP® Certification workshop in April 2019

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PMP® certification in Pune is very popular because of the number of benefits it offers. Firstly the PMP® certification is among the most widely sought after project management credentials in the world. This certification makes your resume stand out and reflects your passion, training and knowledge of project management standards and techniques to prospective employers. PMP® certified individuals earn much higher than their non-certified counterparts. According to a PMI® global survey, these individuals earn 20% more than those without certifications. Also according to the PMI®’ s 2013 Talent Gap Report, the project management industry is set to grow by $6.6 trillion by 2020, with more than 41.5 million jobs becoming available. All this makes getting a PMP® course in Pune highly worth it. We bring you a PMP® certification training in Pune that will help you gain all these benefits along with lucrative job offers. KnowledgeHut is among the best PMP® training institutes in Pune for several reasons. First unlike other training institutes we do not just offer information for the sake of it. Our highly knowledgeable and certified instructors have a genuine passion for teaching and will also bring in their years of experience to offer you tips and tricks of the trade and how to clear the exam at one go. Also, our PMP® certification cost in Pune is among the most competitive and is completely worth the money. With so many takeaways and an experiential learning format you are sure to become well versed with project management techniques and lead your projects to success