Sanfoundry Certification Contests

Sanfoundry has launched Free “Certification Contests” for the worldwide student community as well as the working professionals. There are more than 100+ subjects/topics for the Certification Contests. All details about various Certification Contents will be listed here. So, keep visiting this section to learn about the schedules of various contests or follow our socials networks mentioned below to learn the next scheduled date of these contests and then enroll in them.

For every Certification contest, Sanfoundry will issue a Certificate of Merit to Top 5 Rankers of the Contest provided that they have scored either A* or A Grade in the Contest. If you are interested to participate in these contest, then kindly read the following set of guidelines:


1. You have to register for the contest by filling the registration form for a given subject mentioned in the below table.
2. Once you have successfully registered for the contest on a given subject, kindly take the qualifier test for that subject as soon as possible.
3. The Certification test would be allowed by the system only if you have scored at least grade B in the qualifier test for that subject.
4. You can take the qualifier test any number of times till you have scored at least B grade. The qualifier test score is valid for the next 6 months so that you can use the same qualifier test score for all the future Certification Contest on that subject.
5. If you have already taken the qualifier test even before registering for the contest and have scored at least B grade, then there is no need to retake the qualifier test as you are auto-qualified.
6. Please note that the certification test would open only during the Contest date and time as mentioned below. So, kindly login 5 minutes before the start time of the contest.
7. The duration of the certification test is 1 hour.
8. If you face a technical problem during the contest, you should take the screenshot of your Monitor and send it to [email protected] along with your contact number so that we can call you back soon.
9. The results of the contest will be published in 3 working days. Suppose, the contest was conducted on Sunday, then the result will be announced by Wednesday. It can be early also, but we promise to publish it by Wednesday maximum. In the table below, there is a results column that will contain the results of the specific subject.

10. Sanfoundry contests are open to all – Engineering students, Medical students, Arts & Science students as well as School students. Nowadays, many school students learn computers, programming languages, and various special subjects. So, they are also eligible to participate in many of these Certification contests.

Here’s the tabular list of Certification contests on various subjects which would be updated periodically. Kindly read all the columns of the below table where each row contains the name of the subject, date of the contest, links for Registration, Qualifier Test, Certification Test, Contest Results, and the Preparation Material (1000 MCQs database).
Scroll right to see more columns of the table below.

Manish Bhojasia, a technology veteran with 20+ years @ Cisco & Wipro, is Founder and CTO at Sanfoundry. He is Linux Kernel Developer & SAN Architect and is passionate about competency developments in these areas. He lives in Bangalore and delivers focused training sessions to IT professionals in Linux Kernel, Linux Debugging, Linux Device Drivers, Linux Networking, Linux Storage, Advanced C Programming, SAN Storage Technologies, SCSI Internals & Storage Protocols such as iSCSI & Fiber Channel. Stay connected with him @ LinkedIn