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MongoDB Professional Certification

Certifications offered by MongoDB are recognized by professional institutions and the worldwide tech community, as representing a mastery level in MongoDB applications.

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MongoDB Developer

Certify your mastery of building modern applications with MongoDB.

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MongoDB Database Administrator

Certify your knowledge of building, supporting, and securing MongoDB infrastructure.

MongoDB Certification Benefits

Join our elite group of global experts when you become MongoDB Certified.

Gain Valued Skills

MongoDB Certified Professionals are employed at organizations of all sizes, from Fortune 500 companies to startups.

Get Promoted or Hired

Foster credibility with your employer and peers in the developer and operations communities.

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Certified MongoDB Professionals

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Digital Certificate

Receive a Digital Certificate Issued by MongoDB

Once you pass your exam and become MongoDB Certified you will receive a shareable virtual certificate, as well as an opportunity to build a profile on MongoDB’s Certified Professionals Finder, where recruiters go to find their top choice candidates.

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Rules & Requirements

Discover details about your exam and how to prepare.

Exam Cost – $150 USD

This is your total fee. It covers administrative costs including software licenses and exam proctoring. Please note that retaking the exam will result in another payment.

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90 Minute Exam

You will have 90 minutes to complete your multiple choice exam.

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Computer Readiness Check

Complete this check to ensure your system meets the necessary hardware and software requirements to complete the exam.

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Select Exam Date

After registering you’ll have the opportunity to select the exact date and time of your exam.

Proctoring

You will take the exam online, on a computer. When you take the exam there will be a live proctor from our partner, Examity, observing. The proctor will help you begin your exam and will let you know if anything is out of order so you don’t accidentally violate exam rules.

Certification Continuance

Once you become MongoDB Certified your certification never expires. Please note however, that MongoDB Certifications align to a specific MongoDB major release and they will remain valid for that version.

MongoDB Developer

Certify your mastery of building modern applications with MongoDB.

MongoDB Database Administrator

Certify your knowledge of building, supporting, and securing MongoDB infrastructure.

More Important Details

  • The exam is taken online from your computer.
  • Exam takers must be alone in a quiet environment for the duration of the exam. Conversation with anyone else is not permitted.
  • Use of headphones, radios, televisions and/or other computer screens is not allowed for the duration of the exam.
  • Use of any reference materials, resources, and/or other software is not allowed during the duration of the exam.
  • Exam takers must sit at a clear desk. No pen, pencil, paper, textbooks, or notebooks should be on your desk for the duration of the exam.

System Requirements

Mac OS 10.7 or later or Windows 7 or later. Internet Explorer and Linux are not currently supported.

A working webcam and microphone.

Internet connection with at least 3 Mbps download speed and 3 Mbps upload.

Run the Computer Readiness Check to ensure your system meets the necessary hardware and software requirements to complete an exam.

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For more details on exam rules and requirements, please review our exam guide.

Online Courses to Support Your Exam Preparation

Gain immediately applicable skills through our free online training courses, developed by MongoDB experts. Learn and work toward Certification at your own pace.

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Reschedule, Cancellation & Refund Policy

  • Test takers may reschedule or cancel an exam anytime before the scheduled test time without penalty. If you miss your scheduled test time, rescheduling will no longer be an option and a refund will not be provided.

  • To request a refund, visit your MongoDB University exam dashboard and click the Edit Registration and then Cancel and Request Refund link under the exam name.

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