How I passed OCI-Foundations with whopping 98% in 5 days!

Review By: Shameel Uddin



Expiry Month


Expiry Year


Time taken to Prepare

5 Days

Resources Used

  • Oracle's Official Training Videos

Detailed Review Of Preparation

Exam Code : [1z0–1085–20]

I am going to write down in easy steps so that it’s easier to follow!

Step 1 :

Firstly, watch official videos :

Take the screenshot of each slide of every chapter. Print every chapter and have it with you accordingly like this:

Step 2:
Watch the videos again and then note it down on the printed notes that you have with you. It’d take around 10 hours in this process or so.

Step 3:
Revise the notes daily, it’d take hardly 1 hour or so to revise.

One day before exam and on the day of the exam, please follow these three videos, two of which covers theoretical concepts and one of them is for lab practice:




Thanks to Ahmed Mekawy for uploading such helpful videos!

Afterwards, Attempt the practice exam which is available at Oracle’s Official website which has 20 questions and etch them into your brain :

At last, See this video for the questions :

Please note that the answers mentioned in the video are wrong. So, if you have studied thoroughly, you’ll be to point out the correct answers!


I’ve removed the image as I am quite bad at selfies (^_^)

Benefits From Certification

  • Pay Hike
  • Promotion
  • My Job Needed It
  • Knowledge is Power
  • I just did it for the giggles