FAQs

Bookings for Online Exams

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Is Sianti accredited?

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Yes, Sianti Management Systems Limited is an APMG-International accredited training organisation for PRINCE2.

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Is PRINCE2 internationally recognised?

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Yes, PRINCE2 is the leading project management methodology and is recognised globally.

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Where in the world can I write my online PRINCE2 exam?

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You can write your official PRINCE2 exam from any country in the world.

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What are the requirements to take my PRINCE2 exam online?

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A computer/laptop with a working webcam, speakers and microphone and a high-speed internet connection.

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When can I write my online PRINCE2 exam?

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At any time - 24 hours a day/7 days a week.

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How far in advance must I book my PRINCE2 exam?

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Online PRINCE2 exam bookings need to be made a minimum of 3-5 working days prior to the date that you wish to write the exam.

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Is there a difference in the cost if I write my PRINCE2 exam online (as opposed taking the exam at an APMG-International exam centre)?

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No. The exam booking fees from Sianti (www.sianti.co.uk) are £210.00 for the PRINCE2 Foundation exam, £286.00 for the PRINCE2 Practitioner exam, £496.00 for both exams and £245.00 for the PRINCE2 Re-registration exam.

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When will I get my results?

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You will receive a provisional result as soon as you have finished your exam. Once your exam has been reviewed, your certificate will be issued.

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How long will it take to receive my PRINCE2 Certificate?

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Certificates will be issued by the APMG-International between 10 to 14 working days after passing your exam.

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Can I book both my PRINCE2 Foundation and Practitioner exams at once?

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It is better to pass your PRINCE2 Foundation course first and then book your Practitioner exam, as passing the Foundation exam is a prerequisite for writing the Practitioner exam

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What is the format of the PRINCE2 Foundation exam?

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A multiple choice paper consisting of 75 questions.

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How long is the PRINCE2 Foundation exam?

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1 Hour (60 minutes)

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What score do I need to achieve to pass my PRINCE2 Foundation exam?

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You need to score 35 marks to pass (out of 70) which is 50% (5 trial questions don’t count towards your mark)

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Am I allowed to use my manual for the PRINCE2 Foundation Exam?

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No. The Foundation exam is a closed-book exam.

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What is the Format of the PRINCE2 Practitioner exam?

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Objective testing – different categories with 8-10 questions in each, which are each worth 1 mark.

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How long is the PRINCE2 Practitioner exam?

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2 ½ hours (150 minutes) with no additional reading time.

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What score do I need to achieve to pass my PRINCE2 Practitioner exam?

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44 marks out of 80 – 55%

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Am I allowed to use my manual for the PRINCE2 Practitioner exam?

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Yes, it is an open-book exam. But only the official PRINCE2 manual is permitted.

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Can I postpone my exam?

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Yes. An online exam can be postponed within a notice period of 1 working day prior to the exam date. When postponing an online exam booking, there will be an administration fee of £30-00 plus UK VAT payable. A maximum of three (3) postponements are permitted. Please note that examinations are not transferable and cannot be sold or handed over to a third party.

Bookings for Exam Centres

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How far in advance must I book my PRINCE2 exam?

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Exam centre bookings need to be made a minimum of three (3) weeks prior to the date that you wish to write the exam.

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When and where can I write my PRINCE2 exam?

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Exam centre exams can only be written on Fridays. Exam centres are situated in London, Chester, York, Milton Keynes and Birmingham.

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What times are available?

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There are three exam sessions – 10h00, 12h00 and 14h00.

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How often do I need to re-register my PRINCE2 Practitioner?

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Every 5 years.

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When, and how, do I receive my PRINCE2 certificate?

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APMG-International will issue your certificate between 10 and 14 working days after successfully passing your exam.

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Can I book my PRINCE2 Foundation and Practitioner exams at the same time?

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It is better to pass your Foundation course first and then book your Practitioner course, as passing the Foundation exam is a prerequisite for writing the Practitioner exam.

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What is the format of the PRINCE2 Foundation exam?

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A multiple choice paper consisting of 75 questions.

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How long is the PRINCE2 Foundation exam?

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1 Hour (60 minutes)

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What score do I need to achieve to pass my PRINCE2 Foundation exam?

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You need to score 35 marks to pass (out of 70) which is 50% (5 trial questions don’t count towards your mark)

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Am I allowed to use my manual for the PRINCE2 Foundation Exam?

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No. The Foundation exam is a closed-book exam.

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What is the Format of the PRINCE2 Practitioner exam?

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Objective testing – different categories with 8-10 questions in each, which are each worth 1 mark.

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How long is the PRINCE2 Practitioner exam?

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2 ½ hours (150 minutes) with no additional reading time.

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What score do I need to achieve to pass my PRINCE2 Practitioner exam?

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44 marks out of 80 – 55%

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Am I allowed to use my manual for the PRINCE2 Practitioner exam?

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Yes, it is an open-book exam. But only the official PRINCE2 manual is permitted.

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Can I postpone my exam?

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Yes. An online exam can be postponed within a notice period of 1 working day prior to the exam date. When postponing an online exam booking, there will be an administration fee of £50-00 plus UK VAT payable. A maximum of three (3) postponements are permitted. Please note that examinations are not transferable and cannot be sold or handed over to a third party.

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