Advanced Computing Training School (ACTS), Centre for Development of Advanced Computing (C-DAC), a scientific Society of Ministry of Communications and Information Technology, Government of India, has invited applications from eligible candidates for admission into the following 24 weeks full-time Post Graduate (PG) Diploma courses, to be offered in the upcoming session commencing from the month of February 2013. Admission will be made on the basis of candidate’s performance in C-DAC Common Admission Test (C-CAT), to be conducted by the institute.
- Advanced Computing (PG-DAC)
- Wireless and Mobile Computing (PG-DWiMC)
- VLSI Design (PG-DVLSI)
- Embedded Systems Design (PG-DESD)
- IT Infrastructure, Systems and Security (PG-DITISS)
- System Software Development (PG-DSSD)
- Automation and SCADA Systems (PG-DASS)
- Integrated VLSI and Embedded Systems Design (PG-DIVESD)
- Healthcare Informatics (PG-DHI)
- Geoinformatics (PG-DGi)
- Computational Linguistics & NLP (PG-DCLN)
Date of Exam
C-DAC Common Admission Test (C-CAT) is scheduled to be held from December 2 - December 16, 2012.
Agartala, Ahmedabad, Allahabad, Bengaluru, Bhopal, Bhubaneswar, Chennai, Coimbatore, Dhanbad, Guwahati, Gwalior, Hyderabad, Indore, Jaipur, Karad, Kochi, Kolhapur, Kolkata, Lucknow, Mohali, Mumbai, Nagpur, Nashik, Navi Mumbai, New Delhi, Noida, Patna, Pune, Raipur, Sikar, Solapur, Thiruvananthapuram, Visakhapatnam
See the prospectus
How to Apply
Interested candidates are required to apply online by registering their candidature by logging onto the website: http://cdac.in/. The direct link for the online form is: http://cdac.in/index.aspx?id=newRegister1. The basic application fee for C-CAT is Rs 1000 and thereafter Rs 100 for every course opted in the online application. Thus, the application fee for one course will be Rs 1100, for two courses Rs 1200, and so on. After filling up the online application form, the application fee can be paid online or in the form of DD.
Fee Payment Options:
Online: The application fee can be paid using both credit and debit cards through the payment gateway provided along with the online application.
DD: The application fee can also be paid by a crossed DD drawn from a nationalized bank in favour of 'C-DAC Training' payable at Hyderabad.
Candidate should write his/her name and form number on the reverse side of the DD. The DD along with the Application Slip should reach the below-mentioned address on or before the last date of application. After successfully filling up the online application form, the applicant should print the Application Slip generated online. The admission slip along with the DD, should be sent to the below mentioned address, latest by the last date mentioned.
Centre for Development of Advanced Computing
Nalanda Building, No. 1 Shivabagh
Satyam Theatre Road, Ameerpet
Hyderabad – 500016 Andhra Pradesh
Phone No.: 040-23737127/28
For more details regarding the admission, eligibility criteria and application procedure, candidates are requested to visit C-DAC’s aforementioned official website.
Date of Issue of Application Form
Start Date of Online Registration and Application - November 10, 2012
Last Date of Submitting Application FormLast date for registering online - December 5, 2012