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Varying voucher value in India

 
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NIIT, Kolkata(India) is offering me SCJP voucher at INR 7200. But Prometric centres in Ranchi(India) and Jamshedpur(India) are offering me the same at $300.
What is the funda?
I am confused.
Can anyone say what the proper value of that voucher in India is?
[ September 01, 2008: Message edited by: ARIJIT DARIPA ]
 
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Actually the value of the voucher is $300 i.e. around 12,000 INR. But NIIT has promotional schemes under which you get the voucher at lower cost...
 
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Yes and I talked to NIIT guys and they said that NIIT has these frequent SCJP camps where they sell vouchers at a lower rate. They said more information about next camps are there at the Sun website.
Now I dont have the link, but anyone interested may search for them.
 
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If you get any updates please tell me. I missed the 31st August opportunity
 
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Kya yaar Ankit, that was a golden opportunity.
Anyways, call up those guys or visit sun's site, the information must be somewhere.
 
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Best thing would be to leave your email-id at local NIIT center and ask them to provide information whenever such seasonal offer arrives. Apart from cost, please be careful to also check validity period of the voucher.
 
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Apart from cost, please be careful to also check validity period of the voucher.


And that is the most important point. I can get you a voucher from NIIT for 1000 but its validity will be only 1 month. I have been to NIIT , those people buy a bulk of vouchers for their students but not all of them get sold so the left over vouchers are sold to non-NIIT crowd and because the validity of such vouchers is less than 1 year they also reduce the cost.
 
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I am a X-NIITian. One of our faculty is still like a friend. I will tell him and he will tell me about any further schemes. I will update you guys also....
 
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Lucky Ankit!
Yaar, please ask your faculty-friend for a link about such schemes. Else drop your email address with NIIT. And let me know, when you know about such scheme at earliest.
 
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I came across this post a little late. I bought the voucher on 24th December with validity only upto 04/02/2009. I paid 7200 Rs. I got the voucher from AI Soft Technologies.

Can anybody tell me is it the same thing with other sun certifications as well? I mean SCWCD, SCBCD etc. Can we get exam vouchers of SCBCD, SCWCD at lower cost with lesser validity period?
 
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i thought taking the scjp exam.during which time i get the scjp vochure at low price.if anybody knows the info please reply me thank you in advance
 
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sireesha, Dont Wake The Zombies, that thread is 1 year old, start a new topic for your question.
 
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