In present situation after completion of B.E/B.tech or any other degree, everyone wants to get a good job. As everyone knows, it ‘s hard to get a job in present situation.

So, many students are interested in doing job oriented diploma courses. If you are looking to do a job by completing Post graduate degree courses, then CDAC is the best place.

Let’s see what CDAC is, and its career opportunities.Even if you want to do your higher studies after B.E or if you want a secure and high starting with constant increment this is the ideal for you.If you are looking for private jobs check this

What is CDAC?

  • CDAC – Center for Development of Advanced Computing. CDAC is government development and research center. This is only for Indians.

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  • The main aim of this CDAC is to provide better solutions in our daily life electronics and computer technologies & to provide security from hackers.
  • CDAC only concentrates on Advanced Information Technology, Electronics, and Communications and Security fields.
    These courses are equivalent to post graduate level courses.If you want to do a course in CDAC, you have cracked the entrance test.The available seats are very less.Presently CDAC offers courses in 3 different categories.

PACE -Program for Advancing Computer Education

  • In this category, the subjects are related to the implementation of Indian languages in computers.

ACTS-Advanced Computing Training School

The courses under ACTS are related to providing the knowledge & quality education in high-end computer technologies.This courses can do any body students or professionals.

Corporate Training

This is not for students.This is for any institutions are companies to get training in various computing technologies.

Who are eligible for CDAC?

Any student who has completed a degree( BE/B.Tech/M.Tech)  in any one of the below courses will qualify for this.
CSE/Electronics/Electrical/ET & TC
EEE/Instrumentation/ M.Sc in electronics , B.Sc in Computers

Courses offered in CDAC

  • High Performance Computing

      Different categories in High performance computing Applications

  •               Facilities
  •               Hardware
  •               System Networks
  •               System Software
  •               HPC Solution
  • Multilingual Computing

  • Professional Electronics

    •        In this category, the projects are based communications, embedded software, traffic management, manufacturing, environment, agriculture, and energy, etc., Specific expertise in the domains of the micro controller, microprocessor, embedded software, analog and system design.
  • Software Technologies

  • Software – Intensive Systems Engineering

  • Emerging Software Technologies

  • Database Technology

  • Distributed computing and systems

  • Cyber Security

  • Full Time Post-Graduate Diploma in  Internet and computer Security-25 Weeks
  • CNSS – Certificate Course on Networking and System Security-24 Weeks
  • Advanced Diploma in Networking and System Security-6 months
  • Post Graduate Diploma  in Information (cyber) security-1 year
  • Certificate course in Information Security-25 weeks
  • Health Informatics

  • Ubiquitous Computing

  • Education & Training

CDAC Centers Locations

  •     CDAC Bengaluru
  •     CDAC Chennai
  •     CDAC Delhi
  •     CDAC Hyderabad
  •     CDAC Kolkata
  •     CDAC Mohali
  •     CDAC Mumbai
  •     CDAC Noida
  •     CDAC Pune
  •     CDAC Thiruvananthapuram

CDAC Course Duration & CDAC Entrance test

  • Duration of any course in CDAC is six moths.
  • The entrance exam will be conducted two times in a year.
  • Approximate Last date of receiving Application Form: First week of January
  • Approximate Date of CDAC Entrance Exam: Last week of January
  • you can register Online for the Common Entrance Test at www.cdachyd.in
  • The Non-Refundable registration fee may be up to 1000 INR. (I don’t know exactly, but it is less than 1000).
  • The exam will be conducted in 2 centers only, Pune & Hyderabad.

Career opportunities for CDAC

Getting a seat in CDAC is like getting a job. If you got a place in any CDAC courses, then your career is almost settled. The demand for this diploma courses candidates are very high. Everyone will get a job in placements itself.

This Post was written in 2014. Some of the information may be outdated. If you find any false information or anything more to add here then please comment below. It will help others.

Syllabus for CDAC entrance exam

This is only for Computer related courses.The Aptitude test is standard for every student.
Topics :
  • Switching Logic and Circuit design
  • Computer Organization & Architecture: CPU, Memory and IO access, Memory maps, Read-Write operations, Programmed IO, Polled and Interrupt driven IO, DMA data transfer, static and dynamic memory, Cache memory, Virtual memory.
  • Microprocessors (x86 architecture).
  • Operating System Concepts
  • C Programming Language 
  • Data Structures
  • Object Oriented Programming Concepts
  • Analysis of Algorithms
  • General Aptitude
  • The Aptitude pattern will be like GRE/GMAT.
  • Quantitative Aptitude
  • Analytical Ability
  • Vocabulary of the English Language

CDAC contact details:

The Center for Development of Advanced Computing
Shivabagh Nagar, Ameerpet,
Hyderabad – 500 016,
Andhra Pradesh
Telephone No: + 91 – 40 – 23737124 / 25
Fax No: 040 – 23743382

CDAC Latest information and CDAC Entrance test date

  • Check out these two official sites to get more information about CDAC.
  1. http://www.cdac.in
  2. http://cdachyd.in

And finally All the best guys.If you are looking for great career and knowledge, go for it.