How many editions of PMBOK are there?
The Project Management Institute (PMI®) has published the new PMBOK Guide Seventh Edition, officially on August 1, 2021 (though for members it came a little earlier). Across six editions, the work had become larger and more elaborate – and therefore harder to read.
Where can I download PMBOK?
You need to login to the PMI website with your PMI user ID / password, to download the PMBOK Guide PDF. The PDF file is password protected and when you try to open it, it will prompt you for a password. In order to open the file, you will need to enter your PMI (www.pmi.org) password.
What edition is the PMBOK?
PMBOK® Guide – Sixth Edition.
Who owns PMP certification?
the Project Management Institute (PMI)
Project Management Professional (PMP) is an internationally recognized professional designation offered by the Project Management Institute (PMI). As of 31 July 2020, there are 1,036,367 active PMP certified individuals and 314 chartered chapters across 214 countries and territories worldwide.
What is the most recent version of the PMBOK?
The latest PMBOK edition, PMBOK 7, is set to launch August 1, 2021, and will include essential study material for prospective project managers. Here are the major differences between PMBOK 7 vs PMBOK 6 to watch out for as you study for the PMP exam.
What changed PMBOK 7th edition?
The biggest change is the shift from “process-based project management” to “principle-based project delivery”. Instead of processes, inputs, outputs, tools, and techniques, project delivery focuses on principles and outcomes. Knowledge areas will not be existing in PMBOK anymore. There will be performance domains.
How much does PMBOK cost?
There’s a membership fee of $129 and a joining fee of $10. This brings your costs back up to $544, not so far from the original $555. However, PMI members can download the PMBOK handbook for free, whereas those without membership will have to pay upwards of $50 on Amazon.
What is the difference between PMBOK and PRINCE2?
Whereas in the PMBOK® Guide the emphasis is mainly on what the project manager does, in PRINCE2 there is a whole chapter  providing detailed descriptions of the responsibilities for a total of 9 different project management team roles. The different roles can be seen in the diagram below.