Project Management Professional (PMP)®Course at the University of Rwanda-College of Business and Economics

General Overview of Professional Courses at UR-CBE

In a bid to attain a satisfactory level of professionals in different business related areas, it was really imperative for the UR- College of Business and Economics (UR-CBE) to refocus on its core mission of becoming an accredited centre for internationally recognized professional programs and become a pioneer institution to offer relevant professional trainings. In this regard, UR-CBE has introduced and is seeking to strengthen highly reputable professional programs such as Certified Public Accountants (CPA), Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA), Chartered Institute for Securities and Investment (CISI), Chartered Institute of Procurement and Supply (CIPS) among others.

UR-CBE offers Executive trainings, consulting services, research and entrepreneurship tailored modules to both the public and private institutions as well as local and international NGOs with the view of building their employees’ capacity for better services delivery. The College has a highly skilled local and expatriate staff, most of whom have participated in capacity building programs in the region and abroad.

Towards, the enhancement of professionalism, UR-CBE has a strong center for long-life learning and professional development.

Project Management Professional (PMP)®course

Realizing that the government of Rwanda established SPIUs across line ministries and public agencies with the main objective of creating institutional frameworks that guide the design and implementation of projects earmarked for fast-track realization of development targets envisaged in the SSPs, UR-CBE has initiated partnership with Project Management Institute, Inc. to train targeted groups from Government ministries, public institutions, NGOs, Parastatals as well private institutions in Project Management Professional(PMP) )®.

The PMP® signifies that you speak and understand the global language of project management and connects you to a community of professionals, organizations and experts worldwide.

Why a certificate in Project Management?

Project Management Professional (PMP)® certification is beneficial for progressive Project Managers looking to enhance their qualification portfolio, management competencies, credibility and employability prospects.

The program helps projects managers to gain comprehensive understanding to effectively plan, manage, execute, and control projects irrespective of the industry they belong to. The Project management courses enable industries to successfully complete business critical projects on time and within budget.

Who should attend the PMP® program?

If you’re an experienced project manager responsible for all aspects of project delivery, leading and directing cross-functional teams; if you are an individual who needs to gain comprehensive understanding of project management techniques, then the PMP® is the right choice for you.

How much do you need to pay?

Given the PMP® potentials, it is not expensive at all. The training at UR-CBE lasts for 50 hours and it only costs Frw 1,500,000 in total. This package includes the following;

  • PMI membership.
  • Exam booking
  • Onsite Training.
  • Block release training(revision)
  • Access to lecture slides and study documents.
  • Access to a copy of PMBOK® Guide 6th Edition.
  • Access to an exam simulator and revision classes.
  • Access to both physical and virtual library of the University

All these services will be provided by a certified PMP® holder who is talented in training project management

What are the essential training courses?

Five project management Process Groups:

  • Initiating
  • Planning
  • Executing
  • Monitoring and Controlling
  • Closing

Ten project management Knowledge Areas:

  • Integration Management
  • Scope Management
  • Time Management
  • Cost Management
  • Quality Management
  • Resource Management
  • Communications Management
  • Risk Management
  • Procurement Management
  • Stakeholder Management

How the exam structured and what is the pass rate?

The PMP® exam is a single exam composed of 200 multiple choice questions to be done within 4hours. It requires the score of 50% to pass the PMP®

If you wish to join the PMP Course at UR-CBE, YOU CAN REGISTER NOW!

Do you need more information?

To know more about the this program, you can visit the office of Centre for Long-Life Learning and Professional Development operating in UR-CBE or contact us on the following address:

University of Rwanda-College of Business and Economics
KK 737 Street, Gikondo, Kigali
P.O.BOX 1514 Kigali-Rwanda

Send email at d.nambajimana@ur.ac.rw; namdja@yahoo.fr or call +250783749715/+250783866470

Join UR-CBE now, Become a qualified PMP® and Become a Project Hero!!

Project Management Professional (PMP) is a registered mark of the Project Management Institute, Inc.