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Microsoft & Data Security Council of India have joined forces under the aegis of the Information Security Education & Awareness (ISEA) Initiative of Ministry of Electronics & IT (MeitY) and are launching Project CyberShikshaa for skilling women engineering graduates in the niche field of Cyber Security. As part of this program, C-DAC, MeitY's premier R&D institution for the design, development and deployment of electronic and ICT technologies, would be conducting training programs exclusively for women and also making them Industry ready by imparting the requisite technical skills in the domain of Cyber Security. The program shall also entail placement assistance for the deserving candidates with the potential recruiters looking to hire for various job roles in Cyber Security.

This Skills Development initiative will act as catalyst for change with access to opportunities to all deserving women candidates enrolled for the program

Details about the course are as follows :
  • A four month dedicated training program exclusively for women
  • 500 women to be skilled & trained in Cyber Security during phase one of the program
  • Centres where the trainings would be rolled out initially
    • C-DAC Mohali
Course content :

This course covers 7 modules apart from soft skills and aptitude sessions.

  • System Fundamentals
  • Introduction to Cyber security
  • Cryptography
  • Network Security and countermeasures
  • Web Server and Application Security
  • Security Auditing
  • Cyber Forensics

Placement support / assistance would be provided

Eligibility Criteria :
  • Women candidates
  • Age group: 21-26
  • Family income < Rs 5 lakhs per annum
  • From Tier 2and Tier 3 cities
  • Completed BE / B.Tech / MCA
Dates to remember:
  • Registrations open: 25th July 2018
  • Registrations closes: 29th Aug 2018  extended
  • Written exam: 31st Aug 2018
  • Results: Will be announced in a day or 2
  • Course starts on 10th Sep 2018
Written exam syllabus:
  • C Programming
  • Computer Networks and
  • Aptitude
Others :
  • Course fee is Rs. 30,000/-
  • 100% fee waiver for meritorious students ( based on written test score )
  • Selected candidates should deposit Rs 10,000/- towards security deposit which will be refunded after successful completion of the course.
  • Certificate will be issued which is well accepted by the industry

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Written exam would be conducted at your opted center

Exam Centre Address
C-DAC Mohali A-34, Phase-VIII, Industrial Area Mohali -160071, (Near Chandigarh)Punjab, India.

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