Centre for Development of Advanced Computing C-DAC

Diploma in System Software Development

C-DAC has taken up the challenge to address the need for trained system software professionals by introducing an in-depth Diploma in System Software Development (DSSD) that is structured to meet the industry needs with basic and advanced modules in system software development.

Course Structure

Diploma in System Software Development (DSSD) is a 22 weeks fulltime course consisting of nine modules including an industry relevant project and a seminar

Course Modules:

Assembly and Advanced C/C++ programming, Advanced Operating Systems, Computer Networking, Networking Security, Windows Programming and Driver Development, Grid Computing, Software Process Management, Project and Seminar.


Engineering Degree in Electronics/ Computer Science/ Information Technology/ MCA/ M.Sc Computer Science.

All applicants should possess sound knowledge in basic electronics, Computer Fundamentals, Micro Processors, Computer Architecture, C programming language, Data Structures, Computer Fundamentals, Operating Systems and Computer Networks.

Selection Process

Candidates will initially be short listed on the basis of their performance in the Entrance Test in stage I. Later the final selection of these short listed candidates will be done on the basis of Technical & Personal Interview conducted in stage II.

How to apply:

Interested applicants can download the application form from the C-DAC website:

and submit it along with a DD of Rs.300/- drawn on any Nationalized Bank in favour of ‘C-DAC’, payable at Hyderabad to the address mentioned below.

Important Date:

Last Date for submission of form 09-Aug-2006
Stage I – Entrance Test (E T) 13-Aug-2006
Date of declaration of E T Results 22-Aug-2006
Stage II–Technical & Personal Interview: 04-Sept-2006
Commencement of the course 25-Sept-2006

Further details can be downloaded from the website:
www.cdac.in The DSSD Course is offered at C-DAC, Hyderabad Centre.

Centre for Development of Advanced Computing (C-DAC),

(A Scientific Society of Ministry of Communications and Information Technology)

II Floor, Delta Chambers,



For Further details, please contact:

Tel: +91-40-2340 1331/1332

Fax: 91-040-23401531

Email: dssd@cdac.in


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