CDAC C-CAT Courses and Eligibility

The list of CDAC’s Post Graduate Diploma courses and their eligibility criteria is given in below Table.

The fee of all the PG Diploma courses (except PG-DBDA) offered by C-DAC is Rs. 90,000/- + Goods & Services Tax (GST) on it applicable at the time of payments (July/August 2018). GST in May 2018 is 18%. The fee for PG-DBDA is Rs 1.15 lakh + GST. The course fee includes expenses towards course materials, computer lab usage, examinations, final mark-list/certificate, and placement assistance provided at the local training centre. The fee for all the PG Diploma courses is to be paid in two installments (details given below). Candidates may take note that no Demand Draft (DD) or cheque or cash will be accepted at any C-DAC training centre towards payment of any installment of course fees.

Common Eligibility Criteria for all the PG Diploma Courses of C-DAC

  • Graduate in Engineering or equivalent (e.g. BE / BTech / 4-year BSc Engg / AMIE / DoEACC B Level) in IT / Computer Science / Electronics / Telecommunications / Electrical / Instrumentation. Or
  • Post Graduate Degree in Engineering Sciences with corresponding basic degree (e.g. MSc in Computer Science, IT, Electronics)

In addition to the common eligibility criteria given above, candidates with the coursespecific qualifications mentioned in Table 1 are ALSO ELIGIBLE for the particular courses. Minimum percentage of marks required in the qualifying examination is also stated. The minimum percentage of marks will be considered as per the norms of the university from where the candidate has graduated.

C-DAC’s PG Diploma courses, their fees and eligibility criteria.

Course Code Course Name Eligibility Min.
%
CATEGORY I (Section A in C-CAT)
PG-DGi Post Graduate Diploma in Geoinformatics
  • Common eligibility criteria, OR
  • Post Graduate Degree in Applied Sciences/ Geography/ Geology/ Physics/ Computational Sciences/ Mathematics or allied areas
50 %
CATEGORY II (Sections A+B in C-CAT)
PG-DAC Post Graduate Diploma in Advanced Computing
  • Common eligibility criteria, OR
  • Graduate in any discipline of Engineering or equivalent, OR
  • MCA, MCM, OR
  • Post Graduate Degree in Physics/ Computational Sciences/ Mathematics or allied areas, OR
  • Post Graduate Degree in Manage-ment with graduation in Science/ IT/ Computer Applications
50 %
PG-DMC Post Graduate Diploma in Mobile Computing
  • Common eligibility criteria, OR
  • Post Graduate Degree in Mathematics or allied areas, OR
  • MCA
50 %
PG-DSSD Post Graduate Diploma in System Software Development
  • Common eligibility criteria, OR
  • Post Graduate Degree in Mathematics or allied areas, OR
  • MCA
55 %
PG-DITISS Post Graduate Diploma in IT Infrastructure, Systems & Security
  • Common eligibility criteria, OR
  • Post Graduate Degree in Mathematics or allied areas, OR
  • MCA
55 %
PG-DBDA Post Graduate Diploma in Big Data Analytics
  • Common eligibility criteria, OR
  • Graduate in any discipline of Engineering or equivalent, OR
  • Post Graduate Degree in Mathematics/ Statistics/ Physics/ MBA Systems, OR
  • MCA
55 %
PG-DIoT Post Graduate Diploma in Internet of Things
  • Common eligibility criteria, OR
  • MCA
55 %
PG-DHPCSA Post Graduate Diploma in HPC System Administration
  • Common eligibility criteria, OR
  • Post Graduate Degree in Mathematics or allied areas, OR
  • MCA
55 %
CATEGORY III (Sections A+B+C in C-CAT)
PG-DESD Post Graduate Diploma in Embedded Systems Design
  • Common eligibility criteria
55 %
PG-DVLSI Post Graduate Diploma in VLSI Design
  • Common eligibility criteria
55 %
PG-DBIHI Post Graduate Diploma in Biomedical Instrumentation & Health Informatics
  • Common  eligibility criteria, OR
  • BE in Biomedical related fields
55 %

There is no age restriction for admission to C-DAC‟s PG Diploma courses.

Note: Candidates are required to ensure that they meet the eligibility criteria of the courses for which they are applying. In case a candidate is found to be non-eligible during any stage of the admission process or course delivery, his/her admission will be cancelled with immediate effect. The penalty clauses as given in the section Cancellation & Refund will be applied to such candidates.

CDAC C-CAT

22 COMMENTS

  1. which is the “qualifying exam” mentioned in the article?
    %age criteria is only for the Final year exam or aggregate of 4 yrs of engineering?

  2. Hello Sir,
    I am pursuing my MCA final year. Only results are remaining. so can I appear for c-DAC exam.
    One thing I want to ask is that what is difference between C-DAC and C-CAT.

  3. Hello Sir,my name is SAURAV SINGH my rank for DAC course in A+B is 945,
    I’ve got 10 = 87.4% , 12 = 67% , B.Tech = 88.4% , 1 year gap and B.tech Mech. Engg. but I am deeply interested in IT jobs. I want to select my center on the basis of good faculty and placements.My preferences for CDAC centers as of now is as follows. Just wanted to know if any changes required in the following choice of centers.
    1. ACTS pune
    2. sunbeam pune
    3. IACSD pune
    4. KP banglore
    5. sunbeam karad
    5. vita mumbai

  4. Hello Sir,my name is SAURAV SINGH my rank for DAC course in A+B is 945,
    I’ve got 10 = 87.4% , 12 = 67% , B.Tech = 88.4% , 1 year gap and B.tech Mech. Engg. but I am deeply interested in IT jobs. I want to select my center on the basis of good faculty and placements.My preferences for CDAC centers as of now is as follows. Just wanted to know if any changes required in the following choice of centers.
    1. ACTS pune
    2. sunbeam pune
    3. IACSD pune
    4. KP banglore
    5. sunbeam karad
    5. vita mumbai

    • Graduate in Engineering or equivalent (e.g. BE / BTech / 4-year BSc Engg / AMIE / DoEACC B Level) in IT / Computer Science / Electronics / Telecommunications / Electrical / Instrumentation. Or
      Post Graduate Degree in Engineering Sciences with corresponding basic degree (e.g. MSc in Computer Science, IT, Electronics)

      In addition to the common eligibility criteria given above, candidates with the course specific qualifications mentioned in Table 1 are ALSO ELIGIBLE for the particular courses. Minimum percentage of marks required in the qualifying examination is also stated. The minimum percentage of marks will be considered as per the norms of the university from where the candidate has graduated.

  5. Hi sir I am graduate in B.Sc mathematics plain degree no mathematics, physics & chemistry sub. With 52 % can I eligible. If not so what should I do for eligibility…

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