PRINCE2® Foundation 7th Edition Official Exam

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What Will I Learn?

Explain the seven PRINCE2® principles and their significance in project management.
Identify the key roles and responsibilities within a PRINCE2® project.
Examine the concept of tailoring PRINCE2® to suit different project environments.
Identify and explain the purpose of key PRINCE2® documents.

Building Strong Foundations for Project Success

The PRINCE2® Foundation 7th Edition is an entry-level qualification that will get you one step closer to a career in project management. This is a globally recognised certification and the benchmark for project success. It is internationally renowned and will give you an edge with leading employers. Launched in September 2023, the 7th Edition is the latest update to this widely accepted framework. This update is set to revolutionise project management and execution. This will be achieved by consolidating innovative concepts with existing trends and aligning the PRINCE2® methodology. The PRINCE2® Foundation official exam requires learners to prepare well, study the materials, and take the exam with confidence. This is your chance to become a certified PRINCE2® professional and enjoy the benefits of a global platform. Learners will receive the official PRINCE2® manual and accredited study material from PeopleCert to take the official exam.


  • Apply the key principles and processes of PRINCE2® 7th Edition.
  • Examine the seven PRINCE2® principles and how they guide project management.
  • Master the seven processes, from initiating a project, to leading, and closing a project.
  • Apply PRINCE2® concepts to real-world project management scenarios.

Why You Should Take this Exam

Taking the PRINCE2® Foundation 7th Edition official exam offers numerous benefits for learners pursuing a career as a project management professional. It showcases your commitment to following widely adopted best practices.

  • Prerequisite
    The PRINCE2® Foundation 7th Edition official exam is a prerequisite for PRINCE2® Practitioner.
  • Latest 7th Edition
    This is the official exam of the latest PRINCE2® 7th Edition, ensuring learners are up-to-date with current industry standards.
  • Improved Career Prospects
    The PRINCE2® Foundation Certification will enhance your career opportunities and potential for earning a lucrative salary.
  • Continuous Learning
    Earning the PRINCE2® certification is the first step to opening the door to further qualifications and deepening your knowledge of the methodology.
  • Personal Development
    Preparing for the Foundation exam requires methodical and organised studying. This process will accentuate your personal and professional development.

7th Edition Key Features

  • The central focus is on recognising people management.
  • There is enhanced customisation, flexibility, and adaptability of projects.
  • Incorporating an innovative approach in digital and data management.
  • The projects will incorporate sustainability and social responsibility.
  • There is compatibility with ITIL, Agile, and Lean.

Empowering You to Lead

The PRINCE2® Foundation 7th Edition official exam is an essential certification for individuals aspiring for a role as a project manager. Its applicability across multiple industries will highlight your career growth. Having this certification will make you an attractive candidate for leading project positions.

Please Note:      

  • You will receive your exam vouchers and digital manual once you have requested to book an exam.
  • If you are on an instalment plan, you will receive your exam vouchers and digital manual after paying your total fees.

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Why Global Edulink?

Invest in Your Future with Global Edulink

Global Edulink is a leading and well-established online education provider in the e-learning industry in the UK. We offer professionals the opportunity to take the PRINCE2® Foundation 7th Edition Official Exam awarded by AXELOS and pursue a role as a Project Manager. Learners can book the official exam through GEL, an accredited training provider.  At Global Edulink, we believe education has the power to break down barriers and change lives. Recognised by highly respected accrediting organisations, our mission is to empower learners globally and help them achieve their full potential. This PRINCE2® Foundation Certification will enable learners to stay ahead in a robust project landscape and achieve successful project outcomes. Meanwhile, we provide a wealth of free resources including FREE exam preparation webinars and career coaching sessions to enrich and enhance your experience at GEL, making it more rewarding and fulfilling.

  • Exam Outcome
  • Who is this Exam for?
  • Method of Assessment
  • Entry Requirements
  • Certification
  • Awarding Organisation
  • Academic Progression
  • Career Path and Progression
  • Explain the seven PRINCE2® principles and their significance in project management.
  • Identify the key roles and responsibilities within a PRINCE2® project.
  • Examine the concept of tailoring PRINCE2® to suit different project environments.
  • Identify and explain the purpose of key PRINCE2® documents.
  • Understand how PRINCE2® handles changes within a project.
  • Passing the PRINCE2® Foundation exam is a prerequisite for pursuing higher-level PRINCE2® certifications.

This exam is for current and aspiring project managers or professionals who manage projects.

  • Project Administrator
  • Project Coordinator
  • Project Support Officer
  • Project Manager
  • Programme Managers
  • Project Board members
  • Business Analysts
  • Change Manager
  • Consultants and Contracted staff
  • Staff working within a project environment
  • Team Managers
  • Team Leads

The official exam consists of multiple-choice questions designed to test your knowledge and application of project management concepts.

Exam Format:

  • Online-proctored Official Exam by AXELOS
  • Multiple-choice questions
  • 60 questions per paper
  • 33 marks required (out of 60 available) to pass
  • One hour's (60 minutes) duration
  • Closed book exam
  • There are no formal prerequisites to take the PRINCE2® Foundation 7th Edition official exam.
  • Upon successfully passing the official exam, learners will be awarded the PRINCE2® Foundation Certification by AXELOS.


Founded in 2013, AXELOS has emerged as a collaborative endeavour between the UK's Cabinet Office and Capita PLC. Serving as a prominent global authority in fostering optimal workplace methodologies, AXELOS holds accountability for renowned approaches like PRINCE2® ®, ITIL® 4, and MSP®. Catering to diverse industries and individuals, AXELOS offers comprehensive training and certification in over 200 countries and 23 languages. Their well-established guidance remains instrumental in unlocking worldwide potential. By aligning with AXELOS, you position yourself at the forefront of advancement. Evidenced by a staggering 97% of organisations and 84% of individuals, AXELOS certifications undeniably yield a positive and transformative influence.

Learners can progress to the PRINCE2® Practitioner Certification and official exam, upon passing the Foundation exam.

Your Path to Project Success

The PRINCE2® Foundation certification is a powerful tool to help change the direction of your career. It is recognised globally and sets you apart from other candidates in a competitive market. PRINCE2® is applied across various sectors and industries, opening up exciting career opportunities. These are transferrable skills and are highly valued in any organisation.

Here are some career prospects you can pursue, along with the average UK salary per annum (approximately) according to Glassdoor.

  • Team Manager - £47,000
  • Project Staff - £59,000
  • Project Manager - £76,000
  • Product Owner - £77,000
  • Programme Manager - £80,000
  • Change Manager - £80,000

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A. The PRINCE2® Foundation Certification is a globally recognised project management qualification. It focuses on the PRINCE2® methodology, a structured approach to project management that provides a clear framework for effectively managing projects.
A. PRINCE2® stands for “Projects IN Controlled Environments.” It is a methodology that offers best practices and guidelines for managing projects in a controlled and organised manner.
A. No, you do not need prior experience. The exam is intended for all levels of learners, including beginners.
A. The PRINCE2® Foundation exam consists of multiple-choice questions. It assesses your understanding of the PRINCE2® methodology, principles, themes, and processes.
A. Yes, it is a professional qualification valued by employers in various sectors and the framework is widely used and known for its versatility.
A. After passing the PRINCE2® Foundation Exam, you might consider pursuing the PRINCE2® Practitioner certification, which delves deeper into the application of PRINCE2® principles and processes in practical scenarios.
A. To prepare, learners can enrol in a PRINCE2® Foundation course at Global Edulink, study the official manual, and take the practice exam.
A. All PeopleCert certificates must be renewed every three years.
A. Yes, PRINCE2® is versatile and applicable to projects across various industries, including IT, construction, healthcare, and finance.

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