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Basically, PMP certification is based on PMI-US. Prince2 is based on UK.

PMP certification is widely accepted across the globe for project management profession. Prince2 methodologies are widely used primarily in Europe region . Prince 2 certification has various levels which starts from Foundation level.

When it comes to PMI certification there are variety of certifications for Project, Program, Portfolio disciplines. Management Professionals may choose a certification based on their career discipline.

Ie. PMI based certifications for Project, Program & Portfolio are Project Management Professional (PMP), Program Management Professional (PgMP), Portfolio Management Professional (PfMP) respectively.

Similarly when it comes to European standards its Prince2, Managing Successful Programmes (MSP), Management of Portfolios (MoP) respectively.

February 3, 2015 at 3:12 AM Flag Quote & Reply

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