PRINCE2 Exam Format in 2021

PRINCE2 methodology has proven out to be a success mantra for organizations over the past few years. This success in Project Management has triggered a trend of adopting the PRINCE2 Project Management methodology to achieve higher efficiency in their projects. And, this trend eventually is creating a surge of demand for PRINCE2 qualified professionals who can manage their projects to success. With this, it becomes more than necessary for the aspirants to get familiar with the PRINCE2 certification exams format in 2021.

The easiest way to begin your PRINCE2 journey starts with accredited PRINCE2 certifications for both foundation and practitioner qualifications. Great growth in your career both professionally and financially is quite promising for any professional who wants to make their career in Project Management. Although, there will be a small hurdle in your journey which can easily be solved with structured guidance and training for the PRINCE2 Foundation & Practitioner certification exams.

At Invensis Learning, we provide live online certification training for the PRINCE2 Foundation and Practitioner course, which is accredited with AXELOS.

PRINCE2 Foundation Certification Exam Format

PRINCE2 Foundation certification training imparts knowledge on PRINCE2 methodology, i.e., principles, processes, and themes. The training also validates your knowledge of best practices and principles processes involved in Project Management. The exam format is as mentioned below:

Exam Format Description
Exam Type Closed Book
Exam Duration 60 Minutes
Number of Questions 60 Multiple Choice Questions
Number of Marks 60 Marks
Passing Marks 55% to Pass

PRINCE2 Practitioner Certification Exam Format

PRINCE2 Practitioner certification course is designed to provide theoretical and practical applications of PRINCE2 and essential best practices to manage the projects efficiently.

You will also learn to tailor and apply PRINCE2 methodology to real-world applications. You will also learn four essential components of PRINCE2 – the processes, themes, principles, and project environment and how each of these components impacts each other. The exam format is as mentioned below:

Exam Format Description
Exam Type Open Book
Exam Duration 150 Minutes
Number Of Questions 68 Questions
Number Of Marks 68 Marks
Passing Marks 55% to Pass


PRINCE2 foundation and practitioner certification enables an efficient and skillful professional with exceptional abilities to employ PRINCE2 themes, processes across the organization. Enroll in PRINCE2 foundation and practitioner certification training and grow your professional career in project management.

Syllabus of PRINCE2 Foundation and Practitioner Certification Training

  • Managing projects using globally-recognized PRINCE2 methodology
  • Delivering projects that meet budget, timelines, quality, and minimize risks
  • 7 principles, processes, and themes described in the PRINCE2 guidelines
  • Managing interdependencies and identifying new opportunities within a project
  • Using standard approaches with controls to deliver projects successfully, and more

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FAQs on PRINCE2 Foundation & Practitioner Certification

What are the modes of training provided by Invensis Learning?

Invensis Learning provides 5 different modes of training in the form of:

  • Instructor-led live online (virtual) training
  • Instructor-led classroom training
  • On-site group training
  • Focused 1-to-1 training
  • Self-paced E-learning

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Yes, you can opt for a customized schedule which is not there on the website. But getting custom schedules will depend on few criteria mentioned below:

  • Focused 1-to-1 training can be customized as per your choice
  • Group training of more than 5 participants can be customized
  • On-site training can be customized as per clients’ requirement

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For all the certification training courses, you will receive their official certificate. Upon completion of the certification exam, the results will be immediately announced. If a participant has cleared the exam, your digital certificate will be made available immediately. But, if you require a hard copy of the certificate, you may incur additional cost and it will be delivered to your address in 2-3 weeks of time.

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  • A copy of course material
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  • Retrospective session
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  • Complimentary additional training session
  • PDUs for relevant courses
  • Course completion certificate/Official certificate

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