Assessment of project management practices in case of Bank of Abyssinia PMO IT projects

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Addis Ababa University


The study is conducted to assess the project management practices of Bank of Abyssinia based on the ten knowledge areas putted on project management body of knowledge. Both primary and secondary data were employed, both qualitative and quantitative approaches were practiced. A questionnaire which is adopted from PMBOK was used and data was collected from 40 respondents out of the total distributed to 47 respondents. The data were analyzed using SPSS version 23. The findings from the study shows that project management practices are practiced at good level which implies little additional efforts and knowledgeable management can maintain and improve those practices. More over improving the practices of risk, management by Developing risk management plan, identifying risks, performing qualitative and quantitative risk analysis, planning risk response, implementing agreed upon risk responses and monitoring risks. developing standard project management practices, providing project managers and team members adequate project management practices, empowering the program management office and project managers to exercise standard project management practices were recommended by the researcher.



project, project, management practices ,, knowledge areas