Object Oriented Programming Certification

In this article, we will explore what an OOPs Certification is, why it is important, and how you can go about getting certified in Object Oriented Programming by Sanfoundry for free.

What is an OOP certification?
An OOP certification is a professional credential demonstrating an individual’s proficiency in Object Oriented Programming. The certified professional has in-depth knowledge of topics such as:

  • development of Java / Python programs using OOP principles.
  • development of applications with threads and generics classes.
  • development of interactive Java programs using swings.
  • principles of packages, inheritance, and interfaces.
  • application development using exceptions and I/O streams.
  • implementing exception handling and multithreading.
  • designing and building GUI
  • Graphical User Interfaces.
  • Usage of strings, arrays, and vectors.

Which OOPs certification is best for OOP developers?
If you are an OOPs developer, it is important to have the right certification to prove your skills. Employers are more likely to trust your abilities when you have an excellent OOPs certification, such as Sanfoundry Certification. There are numerous certifications that focus on object-oriented programming (OOPs), including OOPs in Java, Python, C, and many others. You will be able to demonstrate your understanding of OOPs principles and techniques and establish your expertise in the subject with the help of these certifications.

What type of job can I get with an OOP certification?
When applying for positions involving object-oriented programming, having an OOPs certification will put you ahead of the competition. You can work in various software domains like software engineering, website development, mobile app development, gaming software development, and much more. Additionally, you might find employment as a consultant or in technical support positions.

What topics are covered in the OOPs certification course exam?
Here’s the complete syllabus of the exam.

Object Oriented Programming Certification Syllabus
OOPs Concept & Features Constructors Destructors
Access Specifiers Class Members & Types Object
Classes Inheritance & its Types Member Functions & its Types
Exception Handling Static Class Members Assigning Object
Pointer to Objects Passing and Returning Object Default Arguments vs Overloading
Upcasting Downcasting Memory Allocation
Scope of Variable Inbuilt Classes IO Class

Sanfoundry OOP Certification

Sanfoundry offers online certification in Object Oriented Programming for free. The certification exam is divided into two parts: Qualifier Test and Certification Test.

First step is to take the "Qualifier Test". If you have scored at least a B grade in the "Qualifier Test", then only you would be eligible to take part in the online "Certification Test". If you have scored an A* (Genius) or A (Excellent) grade in the certification test, then you will be awarded a “Certificate of Merit” in OOP from Sanfoundry.

OOP Certification Exam Overview:

Here are the details and format of the Certification Exam:

  • Format: Online & Multiple Choice
  • Prerequisite: Yes (Qualifier Test)
  • Total Questions: 50
  • Total Time: 1 hour
  • Negative Marking: Yes
  • Fee: Free
Marking Scheme:
In the online certification test, you will be given 2 points for every correct answer. There will also be negative marking of -1 for every wrong answer. So, you have to be more careful in your test. If needed, you should skip to the next question and come back to that question later so that you can manage the time more effectively during the test.

Based on your score, you would be given one of the following Grades:

Grade A* – Genius (You scored 100%)
Grade A – Excellent (Your score is in the range of 80% to 99%)
Grade B – Good (Your score is in the range of 60% to 80%)
Grade C – Average (Your score is in the range of 40% to 60%)
Grade D – Poor (Your score is in the range of 0% to 40%)

Steps to get the Free OOP Certificate

How to prepare for OOP Certification Exam?
Before you start taking the certification test, it is important to study and practice our collection of 1000 OOP MCQs and check your progress by taking this subject specific Practice & Mock Tests.

Once you are ready, follow the below mentioned steps:
  1. Sign up with Sanfoundry.
  2. Take this Object Oriented Programming Qualifier Test.
  3. Score at least B Grade in the Qualifier test in order to be qualified to take the certification exam.
  4. Once you have qualified, you can take this Object Oriented Programming Certification Test anytime (24×7).
  5. If you have scored either A* Grade (Genius) or A Grade (Excellent) in the test, then you are eligible for a "Certificate of Merit".
  6. Fill this feedback form and download your certificate of merit from here. Kindly note that we issue certificate-of-merit on a monthly basis only i.e., on 5th of the next month.
  7. Check your name in the list of top-rankers live here.
Note: If you face a technical problem during the test, you should take a screenshot of your Monitor and send it to [email protected] along with your contact number so we can call you back soon.

OOP Certification FAQs

1. Is a certification required to work as a Developer in OOP? Will it get me a job?
No, a certification is not essential to work as a Developer. However, it shows your proven expertise in the language and that is an added benefit in the job market.

2. Can I do OOP certification if I am a beginner?
Yes, but you should prepare the subject thoroughly by studying all the chapters and topics.

3. Is the OOP exam hard?
This subject is not difficult to learn, but it's not an easy subject either. If you've practiced Object Oriented Programming in-depth, then the test might be a little easier for you.

4. How long does it take to earn an OOP certification?
The amount of time it takes to earn the certification varies depending on individual circumstances and level of experience. It typically takes several months of studying and practice to prepare for the certification exam.

5. Can I earn a college credit for my Object Oriented Programming course if I am certified?
It depends on your college. There are few colleges and institutions which prefer the students to be certified by external institutions for a credit course. So, kindly check with your college.

6. Can I get certified in OOP online?
Yes, Sanfoundry offers free online certificate in Object Oriented Programming.

7. Which online Object Oriented Programming Certification Course is the best?
Each online certification course has a specific focus and it prepares you for different skillset. So, there is no single best course on Object Oriented Programming. The best you can do is to get a free certificate on this from Sanfoundry. If you are doing a self-study, you can learn the basics in the free Object Oriented Programming Certification Course.

8. Can I get OOPs certification for free? How much it cost?
Yes, you can get the certification for free. A Certificate by Sanfoundry is 100% free for everyone.

9. How long is OOP certification valid? Does it expire?
The certificate is valid for life. There is no need to renew your certificate or take any further steps to keep your certification active.

10. Who is eligible to take the OOP certification exam?
Anyone who has been "working" or "studying" the subject can take the certification exam.

11. What is the format of the certification exam?
It is MCQs (Multiple Choice Questions) based.

12. Is there any negative marking in the online certification exam?
In the Certification exam, you will be given 2 points for every correct answer. There will also be a negative marking of -1 for every wrong answer.

13. How many times can I take the certification exam?
You can attempt the certification exam 2 times a month.

14. Are there any resources or materials available to help me prepare for the OOP Certification exam?
You should practice Sanfoundry OOP MCQs. Additionally, you can refer to the collection of best Object Oriented Programming Books.

15. Are there any prerequisites for OOP certification?
Yes, there is one prerequisite. You have to complete the qualifier test before taking the certification test.

16. How do I get certified in Object Oriented Programming?
Take the Sanfoundry test, get either an A* Grade (Genius) or an A Grade (Excellent) in the OOPs certification exam, and earn a free certificate of merit from us.

17. How do I register for the certification exam? How to get started?
Simply signup with Sanfoundry and take the test as mentioned here.

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