ISTQB Exam Dates 2014 Details for Foundation and Advance Level Examinations
The ISTQB (International Software Testing Qualifications Board) is the national level board established for “ISTQB –Certified- Tester” Certification in India. The Board was established on November 2002 for all those candidates who wish t take this exam conducted basically at two levels- Foundation and Advance levels respectively. The ISTQB Foundation Exam basically evaluates the understanding of the appearing candidates on basics of software testing concepts, software projects, and other testing issues. The test is useful for the developers, testers, project leads and project managers respectively.
Given below are the complete details of the exam including the selection, application and paper pattern respectively for the applicants appearing in the concerned entrance exam to go through for preparation and selection purposes.
Name of Exam: ISTQB Foundation Exam
Conducting Authority: International Software Testing Qualifications Board
The paper of the ISTQB Foundation levels shall comprise of objective type multiple choice questions on the books as prescribed by the ISTQB for this purpose. The Distribution of the candidates will be done as:
K1 Level of questions- 50% (20 Questions)
K2 Level of questions- 30% (12 Questions)
K3 & K4 Level of questions- 20% (8 Questions) respectively
Total Number of Questions: 40
Number of Questions to be attempted: 26
Total Time Allotted: 75 Minutes (60 minutes for Native Candidates)
There will be no negative marking in the exam. The candidates can attempt as many questions as they like to score more in the exam.
The candidates should score at least 65% marks in order to qualify in the concerned exam.
Examination Applying Procedure:
The candidates should apply online from the official website of ISTQB. The candidates should select the exam dates and centre of examinations from the website in order to appear in the concerned exam.
Application Fee: Rs.2500
Results for ITQB Foundation Exam:
The results of the ISTQB Foundation Exam are announced usually within two weeks of the conduct of examination. The candidates will receive their certificates within eight weeks of the exam.
Dates of Examination:
1. Foundation Exam
Ahmadabad- 10th May 2014 & 14th June 2014
Bangalore- 3rd, 10th, 17th, 24th May 2014, 14th & 21st June 2014
Barodra- 10th May 2014 & 14th June 2014
Bhubaneswar- 10th May 2014 & 14th June 2014
Chennai- 3rd, 10th, 17th May 2014, 14th & 21st June 2014
Cochin – 10th May 2014 & 14th June 2014
Coimbatore- 10th May 2014 & 14th June 2014
Indore- 10th May 2014 & 14th June 2014
Jaipur- 10th May 2014 & 14th June 2014
Kolkata- 10th May 2014 & 14th June 2014
Jodhpur- 15th March 2014
Lucknow- 10th May 2014 & 14th June 2014
Madurai- 10th May 2014 & 14th June 2014
Nagpur- 10th May 2014 & 14th June 2014
Thiruvanathapuram- 10th May 2014 & 14th June 2014
Tirunelveli- 10th May 2014 & 14th June 2014
Pune- 3rd, 10th, 17th May 2014, 14th & 21st June 2014
Hyderabad- 3rd, 10th, 17th May 2014, 14th & 21st June 2014
Mumbai-3rd, 10th, 17th May 2014, 14th & 21st June 2014
Mohali- 1st March 2014, 19th April 2014, 31st May 2014, 5th July 2014, 23rd August 2014, 27th September 2014, 1st November 2014 & 27th December 2014 respectively
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