Scrum Master Certified

Certification Prerequisites Target Audience Cost Of Exam Maintaining Certification (RCUs) Current Pass Rate (%)*
AEC™ Experience:nil Education:Preferably SDC™ (or) SMC™ Certified professional Anyone on a Scrum team USD 550 40 Recertification units every 3 years 93

*Pass Rate for the AEC™ examination indicates the percentage of candidates passing the exam in the first attempt who attempted all the questions.


Rapid changes in technology, market demands, and expectations have paved the way for the conceptualization and implementation of Agile methods and values in many organizations. Agile relies on adaptive planning and iterative development and delivery. It focuses primarily on the value of people in getting the job done effectively. AEC™ Certified Professionals should appreciate the concepts of Agile development and have the ability to compare and choose the Agile methodology appropriate in a given situation. Applicants will be awarded the Agile Expert Certified (AEC™) certificate by SCRUMstudy after successfully passing the certification exam.

Exam Format

  •    Multiple choice
  •    100 questions per exam
  •    Project Management
  •    120 minutes duration
  •    Proctored online exam
  •    Current pass rate: 93%

Audience Profile

This certification is appropriate for anyone interested in becoming familiar with the concepts and practices of Agile Project Delivery, and who wants to have a working knowledge of the various Agile methodologies.


There is no formal prerequisite for this certification. However, a SDC™ or SMC™ certified professional will be able to easily understand the concepts required for the certification exam. Alternatively, you can attend a 3-day AEC™ classroom training provided by a SCRUMstudy approved Authorized Training Partner (A.T.P.)

How to Apply