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Microsoft Certifications

Microsoft Certifications

A Microsoft Certification equips you with relevant, cutting-edge skills that will help shape a long and rewarding IT career. On average, certified employees earn 15% more than those without certification and are nearly 20% more productive.*

*IT Certifications: Shorter Road to Valuable Positions, November 2015 IDC/Microsoft white paper.


Jump-start your career, earn recognition, and validate your skills in a job-role with industry-recognized Microsoft certifications.

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Certification Exams

Browse the Microsoft Certification exams available to highlight your skills and further your career.

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Please note:

If you do not know your username or password, please do not create another account. Doing so could delay your certification. If you already have multiple accounts and need them to be merged, please reach out to a Microsoft Regional Service Center.

Scheduling a certification exam

In-person or online

You can take certification exams with Pearson VUE in person at an Authorized Test Center or online in the comfort of your home or office while being monitored by an offsite proctor. Find out more.

Registration and scheduling

Scheduling your exam with Pearson VUE starts with creating a profile on Microsoft Learn. Registration is free and only takes a few minutes.

Training and exam preparation

Training resources

Prepare for your exam with Microsoft Official Courses delivered by expert trainers or available on demand. Or explore Microsoft’s product Docs for technical documentation, API, and code examples.

Practice tests

You can also try a Microsoft Official Practice Test, which will help you build confidence in your skills and have a better chance of passing your exam.

Buy an exam or exam voucher

You can purchase a Microsoft exam or exam voucher through:

If you’re a commercial, academic, or delivery training partner, check out the Microsoft Voucher Ordering Process.

Last updated 2020-07-24