According to News.com:

"A Pakistani girl has qualified as a Microsoft Certified Professional at the age of 9.

Arfa Karim of Multan has officially become the youngest MCP in Pakistan, and one of the youngest in the world. Karim, now 10, met with Microsoft Chairman Bill Gates last week--an experience she later described as second only to visiting Disneyland.

To attain the credential--at any age--a person has to display technical proficiency in areas such as .Net, Visual Studio 6.0 and Windows Server 2003. "

Could you imagine?  "Oh Arfa, please could you put switch off the Powerpuff Girls DVD now and complete the relational database and validate with DataSet using DataTable object.  Then diagram ADO.NET object model before you go to bed please...'