Professional in Human Resources – International (PHRi™) Famous Institute of Management
  • Location: Doha
  • Duration: TBA

Course details

The Professional in Human Resources - International (PHRi ™ ) is a globally relevant credential for HR professionals who mainly provide HR services in one country. It is designed to validate professional-level core human resource knowledge and skills. The credential demonstrates mastery of generally accepted technical and operational HR principles. Through demonstrated knowledge, the credential enhances the credibility of HR professionals and the organizations they serve.

It makes a world of difference when you can show others just how dedicated you are to your career. In general, to be respected as a human resource professional and to be considered for higher level positions you must have your certification. This valuable credential distinguishes you as a human resources expert and true HR professional.


Benefits of The PHRi Training 

  • International Accreditation
  • Studying and practicing 100 % practical, professional Knowledge and "Know How" Content (Practical Methodologies & Theories applied in Egyptian and other countries Companies)
  • Your CV will be unique, pioneer and interesting for Multinational or international companies more than any other HR job seeker
  • After being certified you will have a registration number for your certification and your name will be written in HRCI website in International HR professionals directory (Most of companies use this directory to find HR professional for their HR Jobs, moreover your employer can check the website anytime to check your certification credential)
  • Evidence of the most current core HR practices and principles
  • High ethical standards
  • Superior HR knowledge base (theoretical and practical)


The Professional in Human Resources - International (PHRi) certification is designed for the HR professional who:

  • Focuses on implementing HR programs;
  • Handles operational matters;
  • Reports to another HR professional within the organization;
  • Has at least one to four years of professional-level work experience, depending on education, handling a wide range of general HR responsibilities;
  • Holds a job that focuses on HR department responsibilities rather than on the whole organization; and
  • Follows policies and guidelines for decision-making.
  • Seeks to gain credibility through increasing HR knowledge and experience


  • Minimum of 1 year of professional-level experience in an HR position with a Master's degree or global equivalent. OR
  • Minimum of 2 years of professional-level experience in an HR position with a bachelor's degree or global equivalent. OR
  • Minimum of 4 years of professional-level experience in an HR position with a less than a bachelor's degree.


  • Exam time: 3 hours and 15 minutes. 
  • Exam length: 145 scored questions (mostly multiple-choice) + 25 pretest questions 
  • Language: English 
  • Computer-based exam at a Pearson VUE testing center 

Exam Fee Details:

Exam Fee*: $395 + Application Fee: $100


The PHRi exam assesses general knowledge of the HR field in six functional areas:

  • HR Administration 22% 
  • Recruitment and Selection 22% 
  • Employee Relations and Communications 20% 
  • Compensation and Benefits 14% 
  • Training and Development 15% 
  • Health Safety and Security 7%

Updated on 25 October, 2018

Job roles this course is suitable for:

HR Manager , HR Assistant , Human Resources Generalist

About Famous Institute of Management

Famous Institute of Management (Famous Consulting group) is one of the leading Multi-Consulting Company having its operating office in Qatar, providing Professional Skill development Training and ISO Consulting. Our approach has enabled us to develop a core team of expert trainers.

Incorporated in the year 2013, Our training division offers both public and customized in-house management training workshops and courses. Our courses are based on the recognized International Bodies and methodologies and offer a recognized approach towards the training. We are approved by “The Supreme Education Council, Qatar” as a professional study centre.

We commit ourselves to build and develop customised training programs to meet our client‘s needs with innovative and life changing learning experiences which suit the needs of all professionals in various domains to achieve their career goals through the internationally recognized certifications. We enhance and sharpen the skills and Knowledge of professionals, by integrated design method which can upgrade their skills at their convenience. We provide the option of flexible timings, so that professionals from every walk of life can upgrade their skills at their convenience.

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