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Aravind Palani

Joined: Jan 17, 2013
Posts: 4
I have planned to take up OCJP 6.0? after doing this certification, how is the Job opportunities for freshers?
fred rosenberger
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Joined: Oct 02, 2003
Posts: 11955

As always, you need to be more specific. Are you talking in the U.S.? India? Australia?

And within a given country, things can vary dramatically from city to city.

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Aravind Palani

Joined: Jan 17, 2013
Posts: 4
sorry sir, i m from india
ujjawal rohra
Ranch Hand

Joined: Mar 20, 2010
Posts: 105
Hi Aravind

Having a certification does not guarantee you a job but its an advantage definitely.
Also, having a certification raises the expectation level of the interviewer and hence the difficulty level of the questions asked also increases a bit.

But, on the brighter side, if you have the knowledge then definitely it will help and besides, it also boosts up your confidence.


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