Centre for Development of Advanced Computing, Noida established in 1994 was formerly known as ER&DCI. This institute is famous for its autonomous Research and Development providing various courses in the field of advanced computing and software development. It has four schools namely School of IT, School of Management, School of Electronics, School of Management, and Finishing School. There are courses like MCA, M.Tech, MBA, and a number of postgraduate diploma programs affiliated to Guru Gobind Singh Indraprastha University. CDAC Noida has maintained an excellent placement record over the years

CDAC Noida Highlights

Established | Institute Type 1994 | Public
Affiliation Guru Gobind Singh Indraprastha University
Approval AICTE
Courses offered UG, PG, PG Diploma
Admission Criteria Entrance-based
Entrance Exam C-CAT/ CET
Popular Courses PG Diploma Courses 
Application Mode Online
Official Website https://www.cdac.in/

CDAC Noida Courses

The college offers UG, PG and PG Diploma courses across various specializations. The courses with details are tabulated below:

Courses Details
PG Diploma
  • Specializations: Geoinformatics, Advanced Computing, VLSI Design, Embedded Systems Design, Health care Informatics, Big Data Analytics, System Software Development, Mobile Computing, IT Infrastructure, system & security, AI, HPC System Administration
  • Duration: 6 months
  • Eligibility: B.Tech in Computer Science / IT/ Electronics / Instrumentation/ Telecommunications / Electrical Or M.sc/Ms in Computer Science, IT, Electronics and Mathematics in 10+2 
  • Duration: 3 years
  • Eligibility: BCA or Bachelor’s degree in the relevant field
  • Specializations: CSE, IT
  • Duration: 2 years
  • Eligibility: B.Tech or Bachelor’s degree in the relevant field
  • Specialization: Software Enterprise Management
  • Duration: 2 years
  • Eligibility: Graduation in the relevant field

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CDAC Noida Admission

Admission to above-mentioned courses is based on Entrance Examination conducted by the institute whereas, admission to PG Diploma courses is done through C-CAT. Candidates can apply online for admission

How to apply?

  • Visit the official website of CDAC 
  • Fill up the registration form
  • You have to then upload necessary documents like your photograph and signature both in JPEG format.
  • Pay the application fees and then submit the application form

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CDAC Noida Placement

C-DAC provides a platform for students to showcase their talents which different companies seek to explore and utilize. It helps students in exploring placement opportunities by inviting companies for Common Campus Placement Programme. 

It presents National Level Common Campus Placement Programme (CCPP) for students to participate and CCPP is organized in five regions: Bangalore, Hyderabad, Mumbai, Noida, and Pune. Some of the top recruiters are Barclays, Cognizant, Cisco, Directi, Infosys, Wipro, Cadence, Accenture, L&T Technology Services and many more

The Salary package range offered by companies:

  • Average salary package: INR 3.5 LPA
  • Highest salary package: INR 8 LPA

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CDAC Noida Facility

Hostel: This institute offers Hostel Facility to the students inside the campus. There are well spacious rooms with all modern amenities ensuring the comfort of students.

Computer Labs: There are well-equipped computer labs with all facilities and the latest software. These provide a better practical learning environment for students.

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Ques. How many training centers for CDAC are there?

Ans. The training centers are located in Bengaluru, Bhubaneswar, Chennai, Guwahati, Hyderabad, Indore, Jaipur, Karad, Kochi, Kolkata, Mohali, Mumbai, Nagpur, Nashik, New Delhi, Noida, Pune, and Thiruvananthapuram.

Ques. What is CDAC famous for? 

Ans. Centre for Development of Advanced Computing is famous for its Research and Development organization for high-end R&D that is growing incredibly in the field of Computing.

Ques. When does the C-CAT take place?

Ans. It is conducted in June (for August admissions) and December (for February admissions).

Ques. What are the popular courses in CDAC Noida?

Ans. MCA and PG Diploma are the most popular courses

Ques. Is there any counselling after C-CAT?

Ans. Yeas, there are 2 counselling sessions and 3 rounds of seat allocations for the respective course.

Ques. Can I apply for C-CAT offline?

Ans. No, you have to register online for C-CAT