Class getMethod() method in Java with Examples

The getMethod() method of java.lang.Class class is used to get the specified method of this class with the specified parameter type, which is the method that is public and its members. The method returns the specified method of this class in the form of Method objects.

Syntax:

public Method getMethod(String methodName, 
                    Class[] parameterType) 
       throws NoSuchMethodException, SecurityException

Parameter: This method accepts two parameters:

  • methodName which is the Method to be get.
  • parameterType which is the array of parameter type for the specified method.

Return Value: This method returns the specified method of this class in the form of Method objects.

Exception This method throws: