C-DAC'S Online Diploma Course

e-DAC Diploma in Advanced Computing

About C-DAC

Set up in 1988, Centre for Development of Advanced Computing (C-DAC) is a scientific society of the Ministry of Electronics & Information Technology, Government of India, carrying out Research and Development (R&D) in IT, electronics and associated areas. 

With such a rich resource base at its command, C-DAC set up the Advanced Computing Training School (ACTS) in 1993 to meet the ever-increasing skilled manpower requirements of the Information Communication Technologies (ICT) industry as well as supplement its intellectual resource base for cutting-edge research and development. Over the years C-DAC has designed and delivered various postgraduate and undergraduate degree.

Presently C-DAC is offering Online Diploma courses through its training centres located in cities such as Bengaluru, Chennai, Guwahati, Hyderabad, Indore, Jaipur, Karad, Kochi, Kolkata, Mumbai, Nagpur, Nashik, New Delhi, Noida, Pune, and Thiruvananthapuram. Each year, thousands of students and professionals are trained at these centres, enhancing their knowledge-base and equipping them with the latest methodologies in advanced computing so as to make their mark in the ICT industry. So far more than 3 lakh students have passed out from C-DAC. Many of them are successful employees of multi-national and premier Indian ICT companies today, and many more have become booming entrepreneurs

Course Highlights

6 months’ fully online courses with 600 hours' theory + lab + project.
Minimum 4 hours per day (theory + lab) sessions on 6 days a week. 
Continuous lab and internal assessments during the course. 
Centralised course-end online examinations across all centres.
 Syllabus designed with the latest trends in the ICT industry.
Expert faculty from C-DAC and ICT industry with widespread domain knowledge.
Tutorials, hands-on and projects relevant to the standards of the ICT industry.
 Special training on aptitude, communication and interview skills.
Online national-level common campus placements

Common Campus Placement Programme (CCPP)

Over the 25 years, C-DAC has shaped the careers of around 3 lakh IT professionals in software development and other specialised advanced computing domains. The Placement Cells of C-DAC would organise Common Campus Placement Programmes (CCPP) for its Online Diploma students, region-wise at Bengaluru, Mumbai and Pune. Training centres from other cities are attached to one of these regional placement programmes, so that students from all centres across India get fair chance in placements All C-DAC training centres actively coordinate and organise campus interviews for all their students. 

 C-DAC, Thiruvananthapuram and Kochi centers are attached to Bengaluru CCPP region. 

Course Modules

Fundamentals of Programming
Operating System Concepts
Object Oriented Programming with Java
Algorithms & Data Structures
Database Technologies
Web Programming Technologies
Web-based Java Programming
Software Engineering
Aptitude & Communication
Software Project

Important Dates

Beginning of Online  Application for C-CAT 
 •05 August 2020 
Closing of Online Application and Payment of C-CAT Fee 
 •20 August 2020 
Downloading of C-CAT Admit Cards 
 •25 – 28 August 2020
Online C-DAC’s  Common  Admission Test (C-CAT)
 •29 August 2020 
 •30 August 2020 
Announcement of C-CAT Results 
•5 September 2020 

Course offered at C-DAC Trivandrum & Kochi centres

Course Code

e-DAC (Diploma in Advanced Computing)


Graduate in any discipline of Engineering, OR Post Graduate Degree in Computer Science, IT, Electronics, Physics, Mathematics, Statistics, OR Post Graduate Degree in Management with graduation in IT or Computer Science / Computer Applications, OR MCA, MCM

Minimum Percentage



Rs 50,000 + GST

Contact Us

C-DAC Thiruvananthapuram

Software Training and Development Centre (STDC), Technopark Campus, Kariyavattom, Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala 695581

C-DAC Kochi

Software Training and Development Centre, 40/8147, 2nd Floor, Narakathara Road, Near Shenoy Theatre, Kochi, Kerala -682035

C-DAC STDC Technopark
Mobile: 08547882754
Phone: 0471-2781500 
Email : stdc@cdac.in
Phone: 0484 2372422
Mobile: 9447247984
Email : stdck@cdac.in

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