Work on real-time chat application and sharpen your Java skills

The emergence of computer networks and telecommunication technologies allows people to communicate in a new way. Chatting is a method of using technology to bring people and ideas together despite geographical barriers. The technology has been available for years but the acceptance was quite recent.


This is one of the top projects for beginners. It provides client application which runs on the users’ desktop and server application which runs on any machine on the network. To start chatting our client should get connected to a server where they can do group and private chatting.

The objective of this project is to develop a java chat application. Let’s develop an instant messaging solution to enable users to seamlessly communicate with each other. The project should be very easy to use enabling even a beginner to use it.

Software requirements of the project

  • Windows & Higher version (32/64-bit) license copies as per requirement
  • Tomcat9 Server
  • JDBC connectivity

Implementation Languages used to develop the project

  • Java
  • Socket Programming
  • AJAX
  • HTML
  • CSS
  • JavaScript


The total number of tables in the database that was identified to build our system is 6. They are:

  • Closed_account
  • Friend
  • Friend_request
  • Member
  • Message
  • Notification


Java Project - Develop Real-time Chat Application  JSPs and Servlets
33.75 GEEK