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||
|CATEGORY II (Sections A+B in C-CAT)|
|PG-DAC||Post Graduate Diploma in Advanced Computing||
|PG-DMC||Post Graduate Diploma in Mobile Computing||
|PG-DSSD||Post Graduate Diploma in System Software Development||
|PG-DITISS||Post Graduate Diploma in IT Infrastructure, Systems & Security||
|PG-DBDA||Post Graduate Diploma in Big Data Analytics||
|PG-DIoT||Post Graduate Diploma in Internet of Things||
|PG-DHPCSA||Post Graduate Diploma in HPC System Administration||
|CATEGORY III (Sections A+B+C in C-CAT)|
|PG-DESD||Post Graduate Diploma in Embedded Systems Design||
|PG-DVLSI||Post Graduate Diploma in VLSI Design||
|PG-DBIHI||Post Graduate Diploma in Biomedical Instrumentation & Health Informatics||
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.