Past Papers


Below are the past papers from the last years' sittings of each exam.  The multiple choice questions sections have been removed as these are still 'live' questions and may appear in future versions of the exam.

Earlier versions of the exam papers can be found on the PMI website www.pensions-pmi.org.uk


April 2021

Core Unit 1a - April 2021                                           

Core Unit 1b - April 2021

Core Unit 2 - April 2021

Core Unit 3 - April 2021 

Core Unit 4 - April 2021                                   

Defined Benefit Arrangements - April 2021 

Defined Contribution Arrangements - April 2021 

Taxation, Retail Investment and Pensions - April 2021  

Retail Advice and Regulation - April 2021

Reward and Retirement Provision - April 2021

Managing International Employee Benefits - April 2021

Professionalism and Governance - April 2021 


October 2020

Core Unit 1a - October 2020                                           

Core Unit 1b - October 2020  

Core Unit 2 - October 2020  

Core Unit 3 - October 2020   

Core Unit 4 - October 2020                                    

Defined Benefit Arrangements - October 2020   

Defined Contribution Arrangements - October 2020 

Taxation, Retail Investment and Pensions - October 2020   

Retail Advice and Regulation - October 2020

Reward and Retirement Provision - October 2020  

Managing International Employee Benefits - October 2020 

Professionalism and Governance - October 2020


October 2019

Core Unit 1a - October 2019

Core Unit 1b - October 2019

Core Unit 2 - October 2019

Core Unit 3 - October 2019

Core Unit 4 - October 2019

Defined Benefit Arrangements - October 2019

Defined Contribution Arrangements - October 2019

Taxation, Retail Investment and Pensions - October 2019

Professionalism and Governance - October 2019


April 2019

Core Unit 1A - April 2019

Core Unit 1B - April 2019

Core Unit 2 - April 2019

Core Unit 3 - April 2019

Core Unit 4 - April 2019

Defined Benefit Arrangements - April 2019

Defined Contribution Arrangements - April 2019

Reward and Retirement Provision - April 2019

Managing International Employee Benefits - April 2019

Professionalism and Governance - April 2019