CDAC PG Diploma Courses 2018 | C-DAC PG Diploma Admission February 2018 Session through C-CAT
Centre for Development of Advanced Computing (C-DAC) Hyderabad has invited applications for admission to following PG Diploma courses (full-time 6-month courses) commencing from February 2018.
Courses offered at C-DAC Hyderabad
C-DAC announces admission to the following career-oriented 24-week’s full-time Post-Graduate Diploma Courses in ICT for Graduate in Engineering/MCA or equivalent
Category I (Section A in C-CAT):
- PG Diploma in Geoinformatics (PG-Dgi)
Category II (Sections A+B in C-CAT):
- PG Diploma in Advanced Computing (PG-DAC)
- PG Diploma in Mobile Computing (PG-DCM)
- PG Diploma in System Software Development (PG-DSSD)
- PG Diploma in IT Infrastructure, Systems & Security (PG-DITISS)
- PG Diploma in Big Data Analytics (PG-DBDA)
Category III (Sections A+B+C in C-CAT):
- PG Diploma in Embedded Systems Design (PG-DESD)
- PG Diploma in VLSI Design (PG-DVLSI)
- PG Diploma in Automation & SCADA Systems (PG-DASS)
- PG Diploma in Biomedical Instrumentation & Health Informatics (PG-DBIHI)
Eligibility for C-DAC Hyderabad PG Diploma Courses
Graduate in Engineering or equivalent (e.g. BE / B.Tech. / 4-year B.Sc Engg. / AMIE / DoEACC ‘B’ Level, etc.) in IT / Computer Science / Electronics / Telecommunications / Electrical / Instrumentation or related areas (Or);
Post Graduate Degree in Engineering Sciences (e.g. M.Sc in Computer Science, IT, Electronics, etc)
Applicants who have appeared/will be appearing for the final exam of their qualifying degree in 2015 will also be considered for admission to the above courses.
By qualifying in C-DAC’s admission tests of December 2017, such applicants can apply for provisional admission in February 2018 batch, subject to the condition that:
(a) All parts of their qualifying degree exam shall be completed by the date of joining the course, and
(b) Proof of having passed the qualifying degree with at least the required minimum marks shall be submitted at C-DAC.
Courses Offered at Bengaluru, Chennai, Hyderbad, Karad, Kolkata, Mohali, Mumbai, Nagpur, Nasik, Noida, Pune and Thiruvananthapuram.
How to Apply C-DAC Hyderabad PG Diploma Courses?
Admissions to all PG Diploma courses of C-DAC are done through C-DAC’s Computerised Common Admission Test (C-CAT).
Applicants have to apply for C-CAT online at www.cdac.in or www.acts.cdac.in. Every year, C-CAT is usually conducted in June (for August admissions) and December (for February admissions).
Applicants who clear the December 2017 C-CAT will only be considered for admission to C-DAC’s PG Diploma courses of February 2018 batch on the basis of their C-CAT ranks and centre/course preferences.
For applicants who opt (in the online application) to use their own laptops for C-CAT, the exam fee for Category I (Section A) is Rs.1000/-, for Category II (Sections A & B) is Rs.1200/-, and for Category III (Sections A, B & C) is Rs.1400/-.
Examination Fee for Centre’s Computer User – Rs. 1600/- Category II (Sections A+B+C).
A computer usage charge of Rs.200/- will be added to the fee if the candidate opts in the online application to use the computer of the C-CAT centre.
After filling the online C-CAT application form, the exam fee may be paid online OR in cash through the ‘Make Payment’ step on the main menu of the online application. No cheque or demand draft (DD) will be accepted towards payment of C-CAT exam fee.
C-DAC Hyderabad PG Diploma Admission Dates 2018
Beginning of Online Registration and Application for C-CAT: October 29th 2017
Closing of Online Registration & Application, and Payment of Exam Fee for C-CAT: November 30th 2017
Downloading of C-CAT Admit Cards: 07th – 14th December 2017
C-DAC’s Common Admission Test (C-CAT): December 10th 2017 to December 17th 2017
Announcement of C-CAT Ranks: December 28th 2017
Online Selection of Courses and Centres (1st Counselling): December 28th 2017 – January 04th 2018
Declaration of First Round of Seat Allocation: January 08th 2018
Last Date of Payment of first installment course fee for applicants allocated seats through the first round: January 15th 2018 (till 5 pm)
Declaration of Second Round of Seat Allocation: January 19th 2018
Last Date of Payment of first installment course fee for applicants allocated seats through the second round: January 24th 2018 (till 5 pm)
Payment of caution deposit and Online Selection of Courses and Centres (2nd Counselling): 1st – 7th February 2018
Declaration of Third Round of Seat Allocation (based on 2nd Counselling): February 9th 2018
Last Date of Payment of Balance Course Fee: February 16th 2018
Registration of Students at Training Centres: February 19th 2018
Commencement of PG Diploma Courses: February 20th 2018