APM Open Examinations

APM arranges open exams for candidates who wish to self-study. Open exams are available for the: 

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How to apply

To apply for our Open Exams, please take a look at our events page. Each qualification is set up as a bookable event and will go online as soon as the event details are confirmed. For the Project Professional Qualification and IPMA Level D qualification, please contact the Qualifications Team on 01844 271680 to book.

Please note that if you have previously sat one of APM’s exams and need to re-sit, there is a separate event to ensure you receive the reduced re-sit rate.

To avoid disappointment, we recommend you book your place on the exam early, as spaces can fill up quickly. However, if there are still spaces available bookings can be made up to five working days before the exam takes place.

When our open exams are held

We hold four Open Exams a year in the following locations:

  • February 2020 – Bristol
  • May 13th 2019 – Edinburgh
  • August 12th 2019 – London
  • November 4th 2019– Manchester



For more specific dates, please keep an eye on our events page. Our events will go online as soon as we have confirmation of the venue and the price.

Open Exam fees

The most up-to-date fees can be found on the event pages for the Open Exam. All our fees are subject to change. Please be aware that cancellation of your reservation between 1-5 working days before the exam will incur a charge. For non-attendance on the day of the exam, the full fee will be charged.

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