PMP® Exam Change is Moving to January 2021

The last day for candidates to take the current version of the PMP exam is now 31 December, 2020. Starting 2 January 2021, the PMP exam will reflect the new exam content. If you have any questions about how this date change may affect you, please contact Customer Care.

Exam Updates

Every 3-5 years we conduct research to understand how the profession has progressed, the impact of emerging trends, and how the responsibilities of project managers have changed. The last round of this research was conducted in 2015 and resulted in the current PMP exam content outline.

Subject matter experts from leading organizations around the world have helped us define the PMP of the future. As this effort advances, we will keep you informed on key outcomes and help you prepare for the upcoming changes to the PMP.

The NEW PMP Exam Content Outline provides the framework of what you can expect on the PMP Exam beginning 2 January 2021.

PMP Exam Content Crossover Map

The PMP Exam Content Crossover Map will help you identify areas of content to update your PMP Exam Prep Course so it is aligned to the 2020 Exam Content Outline (ECO). This document is only a guideline to identify what possible content from your old course you may want to repurpose. 

Please use the following exam content outlines in conjunction with the crossover document to identify content:

  1. Current PMP Exam Content Outline
  2. Exam Content Outline for 2 January 2021
  3. 2020 PMP Exam Content Crossover Map

Important Dates

New PMP Exam Content Outline

31 December 2020
Last Day to Take Current Version of PMP Exam

2 January 2021
First Day to Take New Version of PMP Exam