Develop a Competitive Advantage

Get the PfM² Portfolio Certification to demonstrate your knowledge and commitment to learning and development.

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Competitive Advantage

for effective Portfolio Management.
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The PfM² Portfolio Certification is designed to confirm a candidate’s understanding of key portfolio management concepts and knowledge of the PfM² Methodology. 

The exam questions cover the areas of Portfolio Governance, Processes, Artefacts, and Mindsets and focus mainly on the theoretical aspects of the PfM² Methodology, covering the full breadth of the what, when, who, how and why of PfM² Portfolio Management. 

Ideal for:

  • Portfolio Managers (PfMs)
  • Members of PfOs, PfSOs, PMOs, PSOs
  • Middle or Senior Managers
  • Educators and consultants


  • There are no formal prerequisites for taking the PfM² Portfolio Certification exam.
  • However, we recommend first achieving a PM² Certification and following a PfM² Portfolio Management training from one of our ATPs.

Exam format:

  • Online proctored exam
  • Multiple choice questions
  • 40 questions in 40′
  • Passing score: 30/40
  • No negative marking for wrong answers

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