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What is PRINCE2?

PRojects In a Controlled environment (PRINCE2) is a methodology used in Project Management to improve Project management skills. It also helps in gaining an effective output. PRINCE2 is globally recognized certification for project managers and upcoming Project managers. This certification is extensively used in UK Government but of late it is being used in private sectors also.

PRINCE2 Certification Levels

PRINCE2 Qualification constitutes different levels of Certification which are as follows:

  • PRINCE2 Foundation
  • PRINCE2 Practitioner
  • PRINCE2 Professional
  • PRINCE2 Agile


PRINCE2 Foundation is the basic level of certification. The staff member/employee working for the Organization can give their best techniques to the company which further increases their revenue and profits.

PRINCE2 Practitioner is the certification that enhances the skills required to manage the projects and handle risks efficiently.

PRINCE2 Professional certification is essentially for Prince2 Practitioners who want to take the further step and increase their proficiency in the PRINCE2 Methodology. This certification will test the ability of the professionals to manage non-complex projects across all streams. However Prince2 Practitioner certification is the pre-requisite for Prince2 Professional certification.

PRINCE2 Agile certification is a new module and it is suitable for those who have already received PRINCE2 and need further guidance on application of agile methods. This certification is suitable for both small scale and large scale projects.

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