Project Management Process Groups By Vinai Prakash Leave a Comment TweetSumoMe TweetThere are 5 Process Groups for Project Management, as defined in the PMBOK Guide, Fifth Edition. Initiating Planning Executing Monitoring & Control Closing These 5 Process Groups interact with the 10 Knowledge Areas in many different ways. There are a total of 47 processes in these 5 Process Groups. Get Free Email Updates!Signup now and receive an email once I publish new PMP Tips. I will never give away, trade or sell your email address. You can unsubscribe at any time.