ISTQB Registration for Software Testing Certification

Register here to appear on the Official U.S. List of Certified Testers

Register for ISTQB exams, ASTQB exams, and IQBBA exams below. You will only appear on the Official U.S. List of Certified Testers if you register for your ISTQB exam through ASTQB and our official ISTQB exam provider, AT*SQA.

We offer the ISTQB exam around the world. To find a testing center near you, choose the “Electronic/online certification exams” option. You may then choose your nearest testing center and a date / time to appear for your exam. This will allow you to appear on the Official U.S. List of Certified Testers when you pass your exam.

Click below to jump directly to the exam registration options that include:

Registration Options

Register now for the official ISTQB exam, ASTQB exam or IQBBA exam using one of the options below. This will allow you to appear on the Official U.S. List of Certified Testers.

Take the ISTQB Online Exam at a Testing Center Near You

  • More Details and Instructions

    Only ASTQB lets you retake your ISTQB Advanced Level exam for free when you meet the criteria!

    Select your date and time for the exams carefully as there is a $75 fee for a reschedule or cancellation within 72 hours of your exam. To reschedule or cancel your exam, log in to “My Account” at AT*SQA. Then click “Reschedule Exam”. Once you are on the Webassessor site, click My Exams. Select the scheduled exam and follow the options to re-schedule or cancel the exam at the bottom of the page. If within 72 hours of your exam, the Webassessor site will require your credit card details for the $75 payment.

    Register for an ISTQB Exam

Take a Public/Private Exam via an Accredited Training Provider Course

  • ASTQB Accredited Training Providers offer courses and exams that will help prepare you for the ISTQB Certification exam.
  • See the list of ASTQB Accredited Training Providers.
  • This option is eligible for discounts when you purchase 20 or more exams at the same time.

ASTQB Accredited Training Providers

ISTQB Exam Discounts

Take the Exam Onsite at Your Company

  • If you have three or more examinees for ISTQB, ASTQB, or IQBBA exams, ASTQB and our exam provider, AT*SQA, offer an on-site exam option at your organization’s location.
  • To learn more, please submit an ISTQB Exam Group Scheduling Request through our official ISTQB exam provider, AT*SQA.
  • This option is also eligible for discounts through ASTQB’s ISTQB Exam Volume Discount when you purchase 20 or more ISTQB exam, ASTQB exam and/or IQBBA exam vouchers at the same time.

ISTQB Exam Volume Discount

Take the Exam Onsite at Your College or University

  • ASTQB offers a 50% discount on the exam fee to institutions of higher education that teach the ISTQB software tester certification syllabus and glossary and wish to certify their students as CTFLs. By participating, the instructor agrees to secure an unpaid Proctor and administer the certification exam.
  • For further information, instructors should submit an ISTQB Exam Group Scheduling Request via our official ISTQB exam provider, AT*SQA.

ISTQB Exam Group Scheduling Request

Do you have questions?

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ISTQB Certification Exams FAQ

If you have additional questions, see the ISTQB Certification Exams frequently asked questions (FAQ).


Is there an ISTQB exam testing center near me so I can appear on ASTQB’s Official U.S. list of certified testers?

Yes! U.S. companies have employees and contractors throughout the world, so ASTQB offers the ISTQB exam at testing centers in virtually every country. Below are just some of countries, but there are almost certainly testing centers near you in your country. Important: You must register for your exam through this ASTQB site or our ISTQB exam provider AT*SQA, or you will not appear on the official U.S. list.

  • Mexico
  • India
  • Malaysia
  • Philippines
  • Saudi Arabia
  • Vietnam
  • Pakistan
  • United Arab Emirates
  • Ukraine
  • Singapore
  • Netherlands
  • Republic of Korea
  • Kenya
  • Jamaica
  • Japan
  • Hong Kong
  • Germany
  • Egypt
  • Columbia
  • China

ISTQB Exam Costs / Fees

The ISTQB certification exam costs below include your listing on the Official U.S. List of Certified Testers when you pass the exam, plus extra ASTQB-only career benefits including free live webinars and software testing career information.

    • ISTQB Foundation Level exam fee: US $229
    • ISTQB Agile Testing exam, ASTQB Mobile Testing exam, ISTQB Usability Testing exam, ISTQB Performance Testing exam, ISTQB Automotive Testing exam, ISTQB Model-Based Testing exam, IQBBA Business Analyst exam fee: US $199 each
    • ISTQB Advanced Level exam fees (Test Manager, Test Analyst, Technical Test Analyst, Test Automation Engineer, Security Testing): US $249 each (only ASTQB lets you retake your ISTQB Advanced Level exam for free when you meet the criteria!)
    • ISTQB Expert Level exam fee: US $375
    • If you are a company who wishes to purchase exams for your employees, the Foundation and Advanced exams are discountable through ASTQB’s Volume Purchase Program.
    • GI Bill reimbursement:  ASTQB’s Foundation and Advanced Level ISTQB exams have been approved for student reimbursement for veterans. This includes Foundation, Agile, and Core Advanced – Test Analyst, Technical Test Analyst, and Test Manager – as well as Specialist Advanced – Security Tester and Test Automation Engineer – plus ASTQB Mobile. See the GI Bill page for details.

  • High resolution PDF certificates can be downloaded from your AT*SQA account upon passing the exam. Paper certificates can be requested for a fee of $20 in the U.S / $60 outside the U.S. for printing and shipping. However, the downloadable certificate PDF prints at high resolution so you can easily print a great looking certificate yourself.

About AT*SQA

AT*SQA is the official ISTQB exam provider for ASTQB. The Association for Testing and Software Quality Assurance Global Certification Body, AT*SQA is a non-profit organization that supports charitable, educational, and scientific purposes in the fields of software testing and software quality assurance.

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