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ISTQB is a software based testing examination conducted by the Indian Testing Board (ITB). Affiliated to the International Software Testing Qualifications Board it offers internationally recognized certifications called ISQTB certified testers. 
Currently there are two levels of examinations:
-Foundation Level
-Advanced Level
ISTQB 2016 Eligibility:-
For Foundation Level:-
The Foundation Level qualification is also appropriate for anyone who needs a basic understanding of software testing, such as project managers, quality managers, software development managers, business analysts, IT directors and management consultants.
For  Advanced Level:-
For Bachelor’s Degree (or higher) Holders in Computer Science or related fields
Foundation Level Clearance
24 Months of Testing Experience in IT, Testing, Development,
QA, Engineering or related fields (For any 2 sub-levels)
Min. 36 Months of mandatory experience for Adv. Complete
Certification(For all 3 sub-levels)
For Non Bachelor’s Degree (or higher) Holders in Computer Science or related fields
Foundation Level Clearance
60 Months of Testing Experience in IT, Testing, Development,QA,Engineering,or related fields

ISTQB Registration / Application Form

ISTQB 2016 Application Form / Registration:-

Apply online on website:- http://istqb.in

Procedure for Public Exam:-


  • Check the examination schedule for your city at Exam Dates
  • Fill the Online Enrollment Form
  • Kindly Select Public if you are appearing at our Public exam dates
  • You would immediately receive a confirmation mail in your Personal ID along with further instructions
  • As per instructions Send a D/D of amount specified in mail in favour of SOFTWARE TESTING CERTIFICATION BOARD, payable at 'NEW DELHI' to our Noida or Bangalore Office, you can find the address at http://istqb.in/contact.htm . Provide your Reg. details and basic contact information at the back side of the DD
  • Last date of payment & registration for online exams is 11 days before the exam date & last date for Al exams is 10 days before the exam date
  • You will be informed of the timing and procedure of the examination. Appear for the examination on the designated date, time and venue
  • Please do not forget to bring a photo identity (Passport, Driving License, Election Card etc.) with you when you appear for the examination
  • You will be informed of your result within two weeks and passing candidates will receive the certificate within eight weeks
  • Foundation level exams are online. Results for online exam will be immediate

Procedure for Corporate Exam-

If you are having group of 10 or more candidates then we can come at your company premises & can conduct the exam.

For any further queries you can contact sonal@Indiantestingboard.com or pavesh@indiatestingboard.com .

ISTQB Exam Dates

ISTQB Exam Dates 2016:-

ISTQB Foundation Exam Dates 2016

ISTQB Advance Exam Dates 2016

ISTQB Syllabus

ISTQB 2016 Syllabus:-

Click Here to download ISTQB Foundation Exam Syllabus.

ISTQB Advance Exam Syllabus

The Advanced Level has three Syllabi:

Test Manager

Test Analyst

Technical Test Analyst

Paper Pattern

ISTQB 2016 Pattern:-

ISTQB Foundation Exam 2016 Pattern:-

    40 multiple-choice questions
    a scoring of 1 point for each correct answer
    a pass mark of 65% (26 or more points)
    a duration of 60 minutes (or 75 minutes for candidates taking exams that are not in their native or local language).

Exam questions are distributed across K-levels, which represent deepening levels of knowledge.

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 Advance Level

    Time Duration: 180 Min. for each sub-level
    Total No. of Question: 65 for each sub-level
    Total Marks: 100 Marks (1 Mark, 2 marks & 3 mark questions)(Distribution not pre-specified)
    Passing Criteria: 65%

There is no negative marking for the wrong answers.

ISTQB Preparation

ISTQB Notification

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