(Admission Info) CDAC Post Graduate Diploma in Information Technology Admissions 2011

CDAC Post Graduate Diploma in Information Technology Admissions 2011

The Post Graduate Diploma in IT Infrastructure, Systems and Security (DITISS) (formerly DISCS) is a 24 weeks full time programme targeted towards grooming students in the arena of human-computer interaction and Information System and Cyber Security. The objective of this course is to enable the student to understand the concepts of network security and learn the techniques of detecting the attacks and securing a network from internal and outside attacks At the end of the course, the student will be able to understand a variety of generic security threats and vulnerabilities, understand the principles and practices of cryptographic techniques, identify and analyze particular security problems for a given application and apply appropriate security techniques to solve security problems. However, this course will not cover installation and configuration of LAN and WAN.

Course Details:

  • 24 weeks full-time Post-Graduate Diploma Course, 
  • Thirteen Modules followed by a project  
  • Evaluation at the mid and end of the course
  • Well-equipped laboratory and can be accessed 24 hours 
  • Well-equipped library 
  • Extensive hands on sessions  
  • Live exercises relevant to the standards of industry 
  • Limited Internet access. 
  • Exposure to soft skills. 
  • Placement assistance 
  • Corporate / industry interaction  
  • Best student award 
  • 100+ hrs Business Communication, Aptitude and Personality development 

Qualification :

BE / ME or Equivalent (AMIE, AIETE), B.Sc (Engg), MCA, MCS (After B.Sc), M Sc (Electronics), M.Sc (Instrumentation), MCM (With B.Sc), MBA (Systems), BCS, B.Sc(IT), B Sc (Comp. Sc.), BCA, BIS (Bachelor of Internet Sciences), Bachelor Of E-Commerce.

Computing Background : Sound knowledge of computing fundamentals and fundamental knowledge of Networking.

How to apply:

Candidates have to first register at the ACTS website i.e. http://acts.cdac.in. Following which a registration number would be generated and the candidates will have to then fill the online form for the Common Entrance Test (CET). The non-refundable registration fee of Rs. 500/- (Rupees five hundred only) for the CET is to be paid by DD drawn on any nationalized bank in favour of ‘C-DAC, ACTS’ payable at Pune and sent to:

The Programme Coordinator
C-DAC, Advanced Computing Training School
5th Floor,N.S.G. IT Park, S.No. 127/2B/2A,
Aundh, Pune –411 007.

Candidates are required to give the details on the backside of the DD, like Name of the Candidate, Registration ID, Form No, Contact No and the course applied for i.e. DITISS Feb 2011.

Alternatively, printed Application Forms along with the instruction sheet are also available free of cost at all the Authorized Training Centers (ATCs) of C-DAC. Candidates can fill in the printed application form and attach a DD drawn on any nationalized bank in favour of “C-DAC, ACTS” payable at Pune of Rs.600/- towards registration fees for the CET along with a recent passport size photograph and submit the same at the ACTS, Pune training centre or the same can be sent by speed post / courier only to the address mentioned above.

The photograph must be uploaded on our website for our records and further use. Candidates filling in the Manual (Handwritten) Application Form must submit the passport size photograph along with the Application Form, the same then will be scanned and uploaded by the Center accepting the printed application form. Photographs once uploaded will not be changed under any circumstances whatsoever.

Please note that the upload of photograph is mandatory as this photograph will be used on the admit card for the CET and if the candidate is selected for the course, then the same photograph will appear on the Identity Card and finally on the DITISS Certificate.

An additional Photo Identification (like Driving License /Voters ID card /College ID Card /Passport) will have to be produced by the candidate along with the admit card, at the time of appearing for the online CET at the exam center.

  • For appearing the CET, candidates are required to download and print the admit card


The total fees for the course is Rs. 79,000/- (Rupees Seventy Nine Thousand only) to be paid in two installments by Demand Drafts drawn on any Nationalized Bank in favor of "C-DAC, ACTS" and payable at Pune. The course fee is inclusive of the course material to be provided to the individual student.

The first installment of Rs. 2, 500/- (Rupees Two Thousand Five Hundred only) is to be paid after the declaration of CET result and on or before Jan 04, 2011. Once candidate selects the centre for appearing for stage II of the admission process or the date of selection of the centre is over, the first installment of course fees of Rs 2,500/- will be non refundable irrespective of candidate is selected for the course or not.

Candidate need to update the details of DD of second installment of course fees of Rs. 76,500/- (Rupees Seventy Six Thousand Five Hundred only) on ACTS website & then send the same to C-DAC, ACTS, Pune. The second installment of the course fees of Rs. 76,500/- (Rupees Seventy Six Thousand Five Hundred only) is to be paid on or before Feb 08, 2011.

Courtesy: Acts.cdac.in