Unity Certification exams will be administered via the network of 5200+ Pearson Vue Testing Centers. If you are taking the exam at a Pearson VUE Center, please arrive at least 15 minutes early and follow the instructions provided by the proctor. Exams must be taken in person and proof of identification is required. Exams take place in a highly secure, controlled environment. The use of personal computers, smartphones, and notes is not allowed.
Unity Certified Programmer and Unity Certified 3D Artist certifications:
You have 110 minutes to complete Unity Certified Programmer and Unity Certified 3D Artist certification exams. Please allocate 120 minutes for the whole process, including time needed to review the exam instructions, and to read and accept the Unity Certification Program Terms and Conditions.
Unity Expert Certifications:
You have 165 minutes to complete Unity Expert Certification exams. Please allocate 180 minutes for the whole process, including time needed to review the exam instructions, and to read and accept the Unity Certification Program Terms and Conditions.
The Exam Objectives, which can be accessed on the certification pages, outline what is included in the relevant certification. . As with the exams, the Exam Objectives are available in several languages, including English, Japanese, Korean, and Simplified and Traditional Chinese.
Review the Exam Objectives to get a sense of the knowledge areas and skills covered by the exam and to identify areas for personal review.
Unity Expert Certification exams are designed for professionals with the equivalent of several years of experience in the game development industry. So relevant industry expertise is an important success factor with regard to the exams.
Unity Certified Programmer and Unity Certified 3D Artist certifications are designed for entry-level to mid-level professionals and for graduating post-secondary students looking for jobs creating real-time content and games.
There are no formal prerequisites for taking the Unity Certification exams. You may want to review the topic areas covered on the exam, which are outlined in the Exam Objectives, in order to evaluate your familiarity with the areas of competency.
Yes. If you do not achieve a passing score on an exam the first time, you must wait at least 15 days before retaking the same exam. If you do not achieve a passing score on the second attempt, you must wait at least 90 days before retaking the same exam. You do not receive any discounts when retaking the exam.
Unity will occasionally promote opportunities to participate in Beta exams via email campaigns and on social media such as Facebook and Twitter. Note that not everyone who applies to a Beta exam will be invited to participate.
If you need special accommodations, please complete and submit our accommodations request form. Test accommodations are individualized and considered on a case-by-case basis.
Once an accommodation is approved by the Unity Education team, Unity will notify you by email and send the request to Pearson VUE Accommodations. Please allow two weeks for Pearson VUE to process the request, then call them at +1 800-466-0450, so you can schedule your exam. Please do not start by scheduling through Pearson VUE’s website or through their registration phone line. Contact Unity first by filling out the accommodations request.
Please note that the purpose of test accommodations is to provide candidates with full access to the test. They are not a guarantee of improved performance or test completion.
Unity is dedicated to maintaining the highest quality and integrity in its Certification Program. If you have a grievance or issue with an exam question, or want to report a security concern, please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org
To report a concern about a testing center or technical difficulties experienced during your exam, please contact customer service at Pearson VUE.
No. Because Unity must ensure that candidates who pass exams and earn our certifications have demonstrated the required proficiency level(s) across the skill domain(s), the final result of an exam cannot be changed.
If passed, the Unity Certification offers a digital badge via Acclaim. Badges can be easily shared to social networks including Unity Connect, LinkedIn, Twitter, Facebook and other social networks and can be embedded on your website or blog.
If a candidate violates any exam policy, or Terms and Conditions, or engages in any misconduct that may affect the security and integrity of the Unity Certification Program, the candidate may face severe consequences such asÆ
a) Barred from taking any other Unity certifications in the future.
b) Candidate may lose any certifications achieved in the past, including test scores and badge credentials.
The scenarios below are all examples of how a candidate may violate Unity’s Terms:
1. Cheating during the exam (such as looking at the monitors of other exam takers, using an unauthorized device or looking at notes)
2. Providing or accepting improper assistance during the exam.
3. Falsifying score reports, by modifying and/or altering the original results/score reports for any exam.
4. Falsifying identity or impersonating another individual to gain access to an exam.
5. Unity will perform statistical analysis for each location on a frequent basis. Candidates will be disqualified if Unity discovers any misconduct practices based on the analysis.
6. Copying, publishing, disclosing, transmitting, selling, offering to sell, posting, downloading, distributing in any way, or otherwise transferring, modifying, making derivative works of, reverse engineering, decompiling, disassembling, or translating any exam in whole or in part, in any form or by any means, verbal or written, electronic or mechanical, for any purpose.
7. Violating the agreement with the exam delivery provider in any way.
Unity may suspend testing at any Testing Center location where there is a possible security or integrity problem for the Unity Certification program. Also the candidates involved in testing sessions with improper activity will be banned and their scores will be canceled.
Based on security and integrity concerns, Unity also reserves the right to exclude specific regions, countries, and testing centers from the Unity Certification Program altogether.
Proxy testing is a situation when someone takes an exam on behalf of another candidate. Any such behavior is unacceptable and in such case both the exam taker and the intended test taker will face serious penalties including no further access to any Unity certification exams.
If a candidate engages in proxy testing, the candidate will be permanently banned from taking any Unity certification exams. Additionally, all certifications and test scores will be revoked. These actions may be taken even if the candidate did not intend to defraud the Unity Certification program.
If you believe that a website or a company provides proxy test-taking services, please inform Unity immediately by sending an email message to email@example.com.
A "brain dump," is a website that contains certification exam content that has been fraudulently obtained with the intention to share it with, or sell it to, exam candidates. The content included in “brain dumps” is exactly the same or substantially similar to items appearing on the exam. Because the exam content was fraudulently obtained, using this type of material to prepare for or during an exam constitutes cheating. "Brain dump" providers are in violation of Unity intellectual property rights and nondisclosure agreements.
If Unity learns that a candidate used a “brain dump” site to prepare for an exam, the candidate will be permanently banned or prohibited from taking any future Unity Certification. In addition, test scores and certifications, if applicable, may be revoked.
If you think you have discovered a “brain dump” site with Unity content, please inform Unity by sending an email to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Yes. All correspondence to email@example.com can remain anonymous, and we will not share your contact information with anyone. Please mention in the email that you would like to remain anonymous. If you choose to include your contact information so that we can follow up with more information, we will ensure that it remains secure.