The ISTQB was officially founded as an International Testing Qualifications Board in Edinburgh in November 2002 and it is responsible for the "ISTQB Certified Tester", which is an international qualification scheme.
ISTQB is the parent body responsible for approving various national boards in addition to other tasks such as defining the syllabi for various certifications.
For details about ISTQB please visit www.istqb.org . Indian Testing Board (ITB) is the International Software Testing Qualifications Board (ISTQB) approved national board for India. ITB is responsible for the "ISTQB-Certified-Tester" Certification in India.
The ISTQB was officially founded as an International Testing Qualifications Board in Edinburgh in November 2002. The ISTQB is responsible for the "ISTQB Certified Tester", which is an international qualification scheme and the qualifications in the scheme are based on a syllabus. There is an examination covering the contents of the syllabus. After the examination, each successful participant receives the "ISTQB-Certified-Tester" certificate.Please visit Exam Dates page for details on the dates of examination and how to apply. The syllabi are available at the Syllabi page.
The contents of each syllabus are taught as courses by training providers, which have been accredited by ITB. The list of accredited training providers and information on how to get accredited visit the Training Providers pageThere are various levels in ISTQB.First level is the basic foundation level for entry level testers.If u get thru that,u need not renewal it and is for ever.This exam completely comprises of objective type quns with different weightages.If u strictly follow the syallbi given in the site,that is enough.U can even download from the site.U have exam dates available along with the centres.If more members apply from same organization they conduct the exam in the company itself.Its not online test.Fees is Rs 4000/.U need to have 24 montsh of testing experience.