SAP MM Certification
This page is intended to serve as a starting point for everyone who wants to pass SAP MM Certification or for those who are just curious about SAP MM (Materials Management) and SAP certification. SAP ERP (Enterprise Resource Planning) system consists of a number of modules. Each of the modules covers certain business area of a company that uses SAP. There are modules for Finance Accounting, Controlling, Production Planning, Sales & Distribution, Business Intelligence, Human Resources, etc. There is no surprise that SAP has developed certification programs tailored for each of these modules. SAP certifications enable professionals to validate and showcase to employers their expertise and knowledge of SAP solutions. SAP MM is one of these modules and it was designed to facilitate the following business processes in an enterprise:
- Vendor Master and Material Master data
- Consumption Based Planning
- Inventory Management
- Evaluation of Materials
- Invoice Verification
SAP Education has developed several certification exams for evaluation of knowledge and skills of SAP consultants in SAP MM implementation and customization. The name of the certification varies depending on the expertise level, for example, SAP MM Certification for the first level is called SAP Certified Application Associate – Procurement with SAP ERP 6.0 EHP4 or SAP Certified Application Associate – Procurement with SAP ERP 6.0 EHP5. There are differences in the software versions (EHP4 or EHP5), but these differences are not related to SAP MM module. Currently SAP offers certification at associate, professional, and master levels.
If you prepare for SAP MM certification, you should make sure that you spend your time efficiently. It really helps to have a plan of preparation beforehand. You should make this plan according to SAP MM certification syllabus and allocate your time according to the importance of the topics (for example, procurement or physical inventory) as indicated in the syllabus.
Are you looking for a job as an SAP MM consultant? Then you may be interested in our SAP MM Jobs page. Have a look there for a fresh selection of SAP MM jobs from all over the world.