Aadil Hussain thinks this is interesting: Constructors are special methods defined in a class that create and return an object of the class in which they’re defined. Constructors have the same name as the class, and they don’t specify a return type—not even void. User-defined constructors are defined by the developer. From Chapter 3. Methods and encapsulation from OCA Java SE 8 Programmer I Certification Guide by Mala Gupta Publisher: Manning Publications Released: September 2016 Note constructor is used to create Object of the class Share this highlight http://www.safaribooksonline.com/a/oca-java-se/12828334/ Twitter Facebook Google Plus Email Get Instant Access Now Start a Free Trial Have an account? Sign in. Minimise Unlock the rest of OCA Java SE 8 Programmer I Certification Guide and 30,000 other books and videos By clicking this box, you confirm that you have read and agree to the terms and conditions of our Membership Agreement, and you understand that when your trial period ends, you will be required to provide billing information if you wish to continue using the service. Unlock the rest of this book Start a Free 10-Day Trial loading Learn about Safari for Business Have an account? Sign in.