CDAC PG Diploma Admission 2018

Centre for Development of Advanced Computing invites application from eligible candidates for admission to Post Graduate Diploma Courses for February, 2018 session.

CDAC PG Diploma Admission Course Specializations 2018

  • Post Graduate Diploma in Advanced Computing ( PG – DAC )
  • Post Graduate Diploma in Mobile Computing ( PG – DMC )
  • Post Graduate Diploma in Embedded Systems Design ( PG – DESD )
  • Post Graduate Diploma in System Software Development ( PG – DSSD )
  • Post Graduate Diploma in IT Infrastructure, Systems & Security ( PG – DITISS )
  • Post Graduate Diploma in VLSI Design ( PG – DVLSI )
  • PG Diploma in Big Data Analytics ( PG – DBDA )
  • Post Graduate Diploma in Internet of Things ( PG – DIoT )
  • Post Graduate Diploma in HPC System Administration ( PG – DHPCSA )
  • Post Graduate Diploma in Biomedical Instrumentation & Health Informatics ( PG – DBIHI )
  • Post Graduate Diploma in Geoinformatics ( PG – DGi )

CDAC Admission Eligibility Criteria 2018

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 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 in Table 1. The minimum percentage of marks will be considered as per the norms of the university from where the candidate has graduated.

Course CodeCoure NameEligibilityMinimum %
Catergory - I ( Section A in C-CAT )
PG - DGiPost Graduate Diploma in GeoinformaticsCommon eligibility criteria, (or) Post Graduate Degree in Applied Sciences / Geography / Geology / Physics / Computational Sciences / Mathematics or allied areas50%
Category - II ( Sections A+B in C-CAT )
PG - DACPost Graduate Diploma in Advanced ComputingCommon 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 - DMCPost Graduate Diploma in Mobile ComputingCommon eligibility criteria, (or)
Post Graduate Degree in Mathematics or allied areas, (or) MCA
50%
PG - DSSDPost Graduate Diploma in System Software DevelopmentCommon eligibility criteria, (or)
Post Graduate Degree in Mathematics or allied areas, (or) MCA
55%
PG - DITISSPost Graduate Diploma in IT Infrastructure, Systems & SecurityCommon eligibility criteria, (or)
Post Graduate Degree in Mathematics or allied areas, (or) MCA
55%
PG - DBDAPost Graduate Diploma in Big Data AnalyticsCommon 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 - DIoTPost Graduate Diploma in Internet of ThingsCommon eligibility criteria, (or) MCA55%
PG - DHPCSAPost Graduate Diploma in HPC System AdministrationCommon eligibility criteria, (or)
Post Graduate Degree in Mathematics or allied areas, (or) MCA
55%
Category - III ( Sections A+B+C in C-CAT )
PG - DESDPost Graduate Diploma in Embedded Systems DesignCommon eligibility criteria55%
PG - DVLSIPost Graduate Diploma in VLSI DesignCommon eligibility criteria55%
PG - DBIHIPost Graduate Diploma in Biomedical Instrumentation & Health InformaticsCommon eligibility criteria, (or)
BE in Biomedical related fields
55%

CDAC Admission Exam Pattern 2018

C-CAT has three sections ( Section A, Section B, Section C ) of one hour duration each. The category of courses selected by the candidate, he / she will have to either appear for just one test paper ( Section A ) or two test papers ( Section A and Section B ) or all the three test papers ( Section A, Section B and Section C ). The medium of C-CAT is English.

Every section in C-CAT will have 50 objective-type questions. Each question will have four choices as possible answers of which only one will be correct. There will be +3 ( plus three ) marks for each correct answer, -1 ( minus one ) for each wrong answer, and 0 ( zero ) marks for each un-attempted question. The maximum mark a candidate can obtain in any one section of C-CAT is 150.

CDAC Admission Application Form 2018

How to Apply

The Application form will be available from the official website of www.cdac.in.

Interested and Eligible candidates may apply online through the website. While filling the application form, candidate needs to upload his / her passport size photograph. Candidates are advised to download and take print out of their filled application forms for future reference.

Application Fee

For candidates who opt ( in the online application ) to use their own laptops for C-CAT, the examination 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/-. 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. Candidates may note that the C-CAT examination fee once paid is not refundable.

Course CategoryC-CAT Paper(s)Examination fee for own laptop usersExamination fee for centre’s computer users
IARs. 1000/-Rs. 1200/-
IIA + BRs. 1200/-Rs. 1400/-
IIIA + B + CRs. 1400/-Rs. 1600/-

After filling the online C-CAT application form, the examination fee may be paid onlinethrough 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 examination fee.

Online : The examination fee can be paid using credit / debit cards through the payment gateway that will be opened upon clicking the ‘Online’ option of the ‘Make Payment’  step. Candidates are advised to follow the instructions/steps given on the payment gateway, and also print / keep the transaction details for their records.

On accepting the examination fee at C-DAC, the ‘Make Payment’ step on the main menu of the online application will be tick-marked, and the status of payment will be updated on the ‘Status Check’  menu. The pdf application form obtained by clicking the ‘View / Print Application Form’ on the main menu will now have the transaction details of the payment made.

CDAC CAT Admit Card 2018

Candidates can download their admit cards from C-DAC’s website during the dates mentioned under Important Dates. No candidate will be permitted to appear for C-CAT without a valid admit card. The admit card along with a photo identity proof must be presented to the C-CAT officials / invigilators for verification at the time of the test.

The venue, date and time of C-CAT will be communicated to the candidates on the admit cards.Candidates must appear for C-CAT on the specified date and time at the venue mentioned on the admit card. Candidates who have opted to use their own laptops for CCAT must configure their laptops well in advance as per the instructions given on the admit cards. Examination fee will not be refunded to candidates who are absent or coming late for C-CAT.

CDAC CAT Exam Centres 2018

C-CAT will be conducted in computerized mode in various cities across India. The list of cities where C-CAT will be conducted in December 2017 is given below. C-CAT centres will be allocated to candidates on a first-come, first-served basis of application, depending on the centres’ seating capacity and availability.

AllahabadBengaluruBhubaneswarChennai
HyderabadIndoreJaipurKarad
KochiKolkataLucknowMohali
Mumbai NagpurNashikNavi Mumbai
New DelhiNoidaPatnaPune
RanchiSilcharSolapur
( only on 25th June, 2017 )
Thiruvananthapuram
Vijayawada

CDAC CAT 2018 Important Dates

S.NoEventDate
1Beginning of Online Registration and Application for C-CAT29th October, 2017
2Closing of Online Registration & Application, and Payment of Examination Fee for C-CAT30th November, 2017
3Downloading of C-CAT Admit Cards7th - 14th December, 2017
4C-DAC's Common Admission Test ( C-CAT )10th December, 2017 & 17th December, 2017
5Announcement of C-CAT Ranks28th December, 2017
6Online Selection of Courses and Centres ( 1st Counselling )28th December, 2017 - 4th January, 2018
7Declaration of First Round of Seat Allocation8th January, 2018
8Last Date of Payment of first installment course fee for candidates allocated seats through the first round15th January, 2018 ( till 5:00 PM )
9Declaration of Second Round of Seat Allocation19th January, 2018
10Last Date of Payment of first installment course fee for candidates allocated seats through the second round24th January, 2018 ( till 5:00 PM )
11Payment of caution deposit and Online Selection of Courses and Centres ( 2nd Counselling )1st to 7th February, 2018
12Declaration of Third Round of Seat Allocation
( based on 2nd Counselling )
9th February, 2018
13Last Date of Payment of Balance Course Fee16th February, 2018
14Registration of Students at Training Centres19th February, 2018
15Commencement of PG Diploma Courses20th February, 2018

Contact Details

CDAC Advanced Computing Training School,
Raintree Marg, Near Bharati Vidyapeeth,
Opp. Kharghar Railway Station,
Sector 7, CBD Belapur,
Navi Mumbai, Maharashtra – 400614.
Telephone No. : 022 2756 5303,
Website : www.cdac.in.

66 thoughts on “Centre for Development of Advanced Computing – CDAC PG Diploma Admission 2018

  1. i want to know that last date of submission of c-cat/cdac application form for the June batch admission

  2. Sir,I’ve completed BE E&TC(2014 batch).Please give me details about CDAC.Am I eligible to apply for next feb.2016 CDAC batch?

  3. In news paper 21july is the last date of filling the form of cdac. I trying to apply the form so the application form will not open.

  4. I want to know that last date submission of cdac application form for the session june 2015

  5. Sir,
    I want to know when will be C-CAT will be held for the commencement of the programming for August.

  6. I want information regarding cdac exam forms for 2016 admission.I am pursuing mechanical engineering and I want to know that for which courses I am eligible?

  7. Hi, my cdac divesd rank is 437. Is it possible to get admission at sunbeam pune. And i have choose only this coarse.

  8. Respected sir i am studying final year of ELECTRONICS AND COMMUNICATION ENGINEERING. i am INTER MPC group. please give me details about CDAC (hyderabad).

  9. Respected sir i am studying final year of ELECTRONICS AND COMMUNICATION ENGINEERING. i am INTER MPC group. please give me details about CDAC (HYD)

  10. I compeletd my MBA with HR,IT(dual specialization) with 68% pl. Responsed me which course is suitable for me

  11. sir/madam,i’m ramya from vizag.I have a query regarding the commencement of feb 2015 admissions and also the last date of completing it.

  12. We want to change the C-DAC from Banguluru (Knowledge Park) to C-DAC, Noida. Kindly inform us immediately, so we may deposit the second installment of fees. We are not able to send our children for C-DAC PG course at Banguluru, due to some family problems.The particulars of the candidates are as under:-

    Name : Shivani Chandra
    Form No.: 140500310
    Transaction No.: 2000016365
    Rs.10,000/-
    D2890524966F5063E243D91A636619BE

    Kindly do the needful at the earliest.

  13. my rank is 1390 so is there any chance to get seat in any center for section c admission…?

  14. Respected Admin…
    i got 955 ranking in section A B …
    will i get seat in any of the institutes in Bangalore…
    THANKS and REGARDS

  15. sir,i m b,tech.(mech.) fresher (2009-2013) & 69 o/o. after cdac pg diploma, how i m benifited from this course.

  16. Hai..I got 1800 rank..Please let me know where can i get admission??will i get in CDAC bangalore r else in pune?

  17. Respected Admin,
    I got 640 rank in CDAC PGDITISS , will i get a seat ? if yes then will i get pune ?
    What about placement situation of PGDITISS ?
    Rank for DAC (2218)and DWiMC (1152)
    My preferences are as follows:
    1(PG-DITISS) CDAC Pune
    2(PG-DITISS) CDAC Bengaluru (e-City)
    3(PG-DITISS) CDAC Noida
    4(PG-DAC) Sunbeam Inst of Info Tech Karad
    5(PG-DAC) CDAC Pune
    6(PG-DAC) Sunbeam Gultekdi Pune
    7(PG-DAC) CDAC Bengaluru (Knowledge Park)
    8(PG-DAC) IACSD Akurdi Pune
    9(PG-DWiMC) Sunbeam Gultekdi Pune
    10(PG-DAC) CDAC Bengaluru (e-City)
    11(PG-DWiMC)CDAC Bengaluru (Knowledge Park)
    12(PG-DWiMC)CDAC Pune

    Was that okay ?
    Thanks .
    Regards ,
    Rohan Choudhari ,
    BE(IT)

  18. Hi…i am studying in final year of computer engineering. Please let me know about when from when will get the admission for CDAC 6 months industrial training

  19. I am doing last year of mechanical engineering from Pune university.
    Suggest me part time / full time course which starts from June.

  20. Hi…i am studying in final year n our university provide a 6 month training in 8TH semester. so it is possible 2 to do a C-DAC in this 6 month. please give me the detail.

  21. I AM STUDING IN BCA FINAL YEAR. AHEAD I SHALL TO BE DO THE MAC IN C-DAC UNDER PUNE UNIVERCITY. I HAD PASSED THE 12TH SCIENCE WITH MATHMATICS. PLEASE FURNISH ME THE DETAIL ABOUT

  22. hi,sir am snehal kuthe pls furnish the detail for joining in free coaching CDAC
    what is procedure for it. what is the next step for join it.

  23. Hai sir,am arif
    sir pls furnish the details for joining in cdac what is the procedure for it.
    and what is the syllabus for cet 2012.

  24. Sir I am BCOM-1998, MCA-2005 and MBA(finance) 2012 result awaiting age 76 born good knowledge in Java advance java but job not got want to join any 6 months cource at cdac please tell which course is suitable.

  25. Hello Sir i want to take admission in your institute,so can you please tell me when is the last date to take admission & also if possible please let me know the whole procedure of admission, i have passed out in 2009 in BE EEE.

  26. hello sir ,I am a final year student of Electronics & Communication Engineering, would u please like tell me when the next batch will start for WiMc. i am very interested to join in your institute

  27. Hell Sir,I am M.Sc. [Computer Science]student (Final year)from Dhule,I am interested in cdac course..so kindly tell me details about admission for course in July 2012.

  28. I want to go for PGDM course in cdac pune,iam having two years of work experience in Telecom field..so kindly let me know when exam is going to be conducted for getting admission into CDAC PUNE PGDM COURSE IN 2012.

  29. hello sir i m interested in dac . kindly give me information abt admission form (august batch).

  30. Sir im saurabh kokil from indore.I am interested in cdac.Plz give the details about c-dac last date and tell me the procedure.

  31. Sir, I am interested in cdac vlsi courses.
    Kindly give me the information about the next session.

  32. pls tell me about last date of submission of form for cdac programming 2012 pass out batch.

  33. Repected sir,
    i am interseted in software courses of cdac please send me details.

    Thanks & Regrads.
    vivek parekar.
    mob no: 9623940481

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