Ministry of Electronics & Information Technology (MeitY) has approved a scheme and set up Electronics and ICT Academies at 07 institutions viz. IIT Guwahati, IIT Kanpur, NIT Warangal, NIT Patna and IIITDM Jabalpur and IIT Roorkee, MNIT Jaipur.
These Academies are aimed at faculty/mentor development and upgradation to improve the employability of the graduates, diploma holders in various streams, through collaboration of States/Union Territories. Brief information about all the Academies is available at this this link.
Who should apply?
Interested Faculty of engineering/technical institutions are eligible to attend these summer courses
About Summer Courses
Faculty Development Programmes in core areas of Electronics and Information & Communication Technology (ICT) streams have been planned by academies for delivery during Summer (i.e., May – July 2017).
All these summer courses will be offered through National Knowledge Network (NKN) by inviting experts from IITs, NITs, IIITs and other premier institutes/industries.
In addition, local course coordinators at respective academies will take care of practicals and practice sessions. The following six courses would be taken up for delivery during forthcoming summer vacation:
|S.No.||Course Name||Key Coordinating Academy||Proposed Dates From To|
|1.||Fundamentals of Analog and Digital Communication System||IIT Guwahati||13-5-2017||22-5-2017|
|2.||Fundamentals of Computer Networks and Security||NIT Patna||24-5-2017||02-6-2017|
|3.||Digital VLSI Circuit Design||IIT Roorkee||03-6-2017||12-6-2017|
|4.||Introduction to Web Development||IIT Roorkee||13-6-2017||22-6-2017|
|5.||Fundamentals of Databases||NIT Warangal||23-6-2017||03-7-2017|
|6.||Introduction to Data Structures and Programming in C||IIITDM Jabalpur||01-7-2017||10-7-2017|
Course duration: Each summer course is designed for 80 hours.
Registration Fee for each Summer Course:
- Faculty members: Rs. 3,000/-
- Persons from Industry: Rs. 9,000/-
How to apply:
- A duly filled-in application form in the prescribed format duly signed and sponsored by the Head of the Institute to which candidate belongs (along with demand draft / wire transfer details) should reach by post to the local coordinator of the participating academy.
- Government of India norms will be followed for SC/ST category participants.
- The application form along with the Registration fee can also be submitted in the online mode to Local Coordinator of the respective academy.
Last Date for Submission of Applications:
|Fundamentals of Computer Networks and Security (24th May – 2nd June 2017)||Digital VLSI Circuit Design (3-12, June 2017)||Introduction to Web Development (13-22, June 2017)||Fundamentals of Databases 23rd June – 3rd July 2017)||Introduction to|
Data Structures and Programming in C
|Last Date for Submission of application form||May 10, 2017||May 20, 2017||May 30, 2017||June 9, 2017||June 17, 2017|
|Academy Name||States to Which Catering||Chair/Chief Coordinator||Contact Details|
|· Electronics & ICT Academy at NIT Warangal||Telangana,|
Andhra Pradesh, Karnataka, Puducherry, Andaman and
Nicobar Islands, Goa
|Prof. D.V.L.N. Somayajulu||Email: email@example.com firstname.lastname@example.org M: 09849336547 Website: http://nitw.ac.in/eict/|
|· Electronics & ICT Academy at IIT Guwahati||Assam, Arunachal Pradesh, Manipur, Meghalaya, Mizoram, Nagaland, Tripura,Sikkim||Prof. Ratnajit Bhattacharjee||Email:email@example.com|
Website: https:// www.iitg.ernet.in/eictacad/
|· Electronics & ICT Academy at IIITDM Jabalpur||Madhya Pradesh, Chhattisgarh, Maharashtra||Prof. Aparajita Ojha||Email: firstname.lastname@example.org|
|· Electronics & ICT Academy at NIT Patna||Bihar, Jharkhand, Odisha, West Bengal||Dr. Bharat Gupta||Email: email@example.com|
|· Electronics & ICT Academy at IIT Roorkee||Jammu and Kashmir, Himachal Pradesh and Uttarakhand||Dr. Sanjeev Manhas||Email: firstname.lastname@example.org email@example.com Website: http://eict.iitr.ac.in/|
|· Electronics & ICT Academy|
at Malaviya National Institute of Technology Jaipur
|Rajasthan, Gujarat, Dadra & Nagar Haveli, Daman & Diu||Prof. Vineet Sahula||Email: firstname.lastname@example.org M: 954 9654 227 Website: www.mnit.ac.in|
For official notification and application form, click here.