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Abhijeet Sahai
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Hello Friends,
I am new to the IT industry and for future I want to know few answers
--> Does Certification in JAVA helps for growth?
--> How to go for the certification?
--> How to prepare for the certification from the 1st level to last level?
--> What are the books which I can refer?
 
Abhay Agarwal
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Welcome to Java Ranch !!

Check this link as it may answers some of your questions

https://www.coderanch.com/how-to/java/SCJP-FAQ
 
Abhay Agarwal
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Also we do have dedicated sub-forums in Coderanch for many Java related certification.
You can post certification related queries there
 
Suzie Russell
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Abhijeet Sahai wrote:Hello Friends,
I am new to the IT industry and for future I want to know few answers
--> Does Certification in JAVA helps for growth?
--> How to go for the certification?
--> How to prepare for the certification from the 1st level to last level?
--> What are the books which I can refer?


1. Certifications look good on paper ONLY. They are the proofs that you know the language, but not of how well you know it.
2. Hows, and Whens for OCJP. <- CLICK
3. Reference books, WWW, and CodeRanch, ofc.
4. Kathy Sierra And Bert Bates, Ganesh and Sharma are mostly preferred.

(Read : I am not a professional, just a student. DO NOT BLAME ME IF SOME INFO IS INCORRECT)
 
Nancy Avent
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Abhijeet Sahai wrote:Hello Friends,
I am new to the IT industry and for future I want to know few answers
--> Does Certification in JAVA helps for growth?
--> How to go for the certification?
--> How to prepare for the certification from the 1st level to last level?
--> What are the books which I can refer?


Abhay already provided you one link. Thanks Abhay.

You can find a presentation about java certifications here. This presentation will give you a brief overview of the certification.
 
Abhijeet Sahai
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Thanks All for your responses....
 
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