These standards give a base for project management knowledge and embody the four areas of the profession: project, program, portfolio and the organizational approach to project management. They are the base on which practice standards and industry-specific extensions are built.

The PMI Guide to Business Analysis – First Edition

In recent years, business analysis has grown as a critical leadership competency. Grow your business analysis practices with our latest standard.


PMBOK® Guide – Sixth Edition

This is available with the new Agile Practice Guide. Jointly, these two publications are great tools that facilitate the right approach for the right project.


PMBOK® Guide – Fifth Edition

Translations of the Fifth Edition and Extensions to the PMBOK® Guide are available for PMI members to download.


The Standard for Program Management – Fourth Edition

This standard assists program managers discover the best means of attaining their goals and driving organizational success.


The Standard for Program Management – Third Edition

This standard helps program managers find the best means of achieving their goals and driving organizational success. With the ability to help assess the variety of factors linking projects under…


The Standard for Portfolio Management – Fourth Edition

An important reference for portfolio managers, as well as project and program managers—regardless of industry or project delivery approach.


The Standard for Portfolio Management – Third Edition

If project and program management are disciplines for doing the work right, portfolio management is the discipline for doing the right work. Portfolio managers oversee a collection of projects or…


Organizational Project Management Maturity Model (OPM3®) – Third Edition

This third edition is a global standard that offers the tools organizations require to assess their maturity against a broad set of organizational best practices.


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