PG Diploma in Mobile Computing (PG-DMC)

NSQF level: 8

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The Post-Graduate Diploma in Mobile Computing (PG-DMC) {erstwhile PG Diploma in Wireless and Mobile Computing (PG-DWiMC)} is one of the pioneering programme of ACTS. The PG-DMC Course is targeted towards the engineers who wish to venture into the domain of Mobile Computing. The Course aims to groom the students to enable them to work on current technology scenarios as well as prepare them to pace with the changing face of technology and requirements of an exponentially growing Mobile industry. The PG - DMC Course curriculum has been designed keeping in view the emerging trends in mobile technology as well as contemporary and futuristic human resource requirements of the Mobile Industry. The entire course syllabus, course ware, teaching methodology have been derived from the rich research and development background of C-DAC. The depth and width of the course is unique in the industry covering a wide spectrum of the ICT industry.
  • Graduate in Engineering (10+2+4 or 10+3+3 years) in IT / Computer Science / Electronics / Telecommunications / Electrical / Instrumentation. OR MSc/MS (10+2+3+2 years) in Computer Science, IT, Electronics. 
  • Mathematics in 10+2 (exempted for candidates with Diploma + Engineering) OR
  • Post Graduate Degree in Engineering Sciences with corresponding basic degree (e.g. MSc in Computer Science, IT, Electronics) OR
  • Post Graduate Degree in Mathematics or allied areas, OR
  • MCA
  • The candidates must have secured a minimum of 50% marks in their qualifying examination.

The total fees of the course is Rs. 90,000/- plus Goods and Service Tax (GST) currently 18%.

The course fees has to be paid in two installment as per the schedule.
  • First installment is Rs. 10,000/- plus Goods and Service Tax (GST) currently 18%.
  • Second installment is Rs. 80,000/- plus Goods and Service Tax (GST) currently 18%.

Revision of C Programming, Pointers, Functions (Call by value and reference), Recursion, Arrays using Pointers, Structures, Union, Enumeration and Typedef, File handling,Discussion on Object oriented concepts:Classes and Objects, Access Specifiers, Overloading, Inheritance, Polymorphism,Beginning with C++,C++ Tokens, Initialization, C++ Operators,Static Members, Constant Members,Expressions,Control Structure,Functions in C++,Constructors, Encapsulating into an object,Destructors,Associations, Inner Classes,Memory Management and pointers,Inheritance, Virtual Functions, Polymorphism,Interfaces,Exception Handling,Managing Console I/O operations,Working with files,Basic concepts of Test-driven development and Unit testing.


Introduction to STL (Standard Type Libraries), Define the problem, Identify the problem, Introduction to Problem Solving, Problem solving basics, Defining creativity v/s innovation, Find Creative Solutions using creativity tools

Effective problem solving approaches, Critical thinking and information analysis, Brainstorming, Reverse Brainstorming, Imagineering, Mind Mapping, Six Thinking Hats: A Tool to Strengthen Critical Thinking, Collaboration, , Communication, and Creativity Skills, Analyzing the situation, Gathering information, Identifying solution criteria, Decision Making Methods, Charts and Diagrams, Applying outcome-based thinking

Evaluate and Select solution :Pro’s and Con’s, Force field analysis, Feasibility/Capability Analysis, Decision analysis, evaluating problems, Choosing among alternatives, Qualitative analysis, discussing qualitative analysis techniques, Establishing objectives, Assigning weight to objectives in order to make the best decision, Creating a satisfaction scale to choose between alternatives, Implementing Decisions , Create an action plan, Break solution into action steps, Prioritize actions and assign roles (setting priorities for taking action), Follow-up at milestones

Algorithm & Data Structures: Introductory Concepts, Algorithm Constructs, OO design: Abstract Data Types (ADTs)

Basic Data Structures: Arrays, Stacks, Queues, Linked lists

Trees and hierarchical orders

Introduction to trees, Abstract trees, Tree traversals, Binary trees, Search trees, AVL trees

Searching & sorting algorithms: Objectives of Searching, The Sequential Search, The Binary Search, Introduction to sorting, Insertion sort, Bubble sort, Heap sort, Merge sort, Quick sort

Graph algorithms: Introduction to graph theory, Graph data structures, Graph traversals

Algorithm design: Introduction to algorithm design techniques, Greedy algorithms, Divide-and-conquer algorithms, Dynamic programming, Backtracking algorithms, Branch-and-bound algorithms, stochastic algorithms, Analysis of different Algorithms, Complexity, Application of Data structures

OS Concepts

40 Hours  

Operating System Concepts,What is an OS,Processes, Scheduling & Synchronization,Memory management,Virtual Memory and Paging,Linux Shell Programming


Need of RDBMS,Client/Server Computing,Codd’s Rules,Data Models, Normalization Techniques,ER Diagrams,Data Flow Diagrams ,SQL: DDL, DML, DCL,Sub query,Joins,SQL Functions,Stored Procedures,NoSql concepts,Introduction to MongoDB

Introduction to Java Language and its features,JDK , JRE & JVM,JVM Architecture Overview,The first Java Program,Data types, Variables, Constants, operators, Control Statements (if, for, while, switch etc.),Classes in java,Constructors,  instance data and methods, the new operator,Methods, overloading, parameter passing, objects as parameters,Memory management, garbage collection,The this facility, static data and methods, block, scope, lifetime,JDK tools (Java Compiler, Java Runtime, Java Debugger, Java doc),

Packages,Access Control Rules,Types of Inheritance ,IS A Relationship,Inheritance & Polymorphism,Create Emp based organization structure having suitable sub types & tester classes,Tester classes & core organization classes must be in separate packages.

Compile Time Polymorphism,Run time Polymorphism (Dynamic method Dispatch),Abstract Classes ,Final keyword,Interfaces,Dynamic method dispatch using Interfaces.

Inner classes,Exception Handling,Exception class inheritance hierarchy,Try, catch ,  finally , throw , throws,Custom exception classes,The java. Lang package, Object, Number, Math, System,The String class,Wrapper classes,The java.util Package,,ArrayList,LinkedList,Vector,HashSet,LinkedHashSet,TreeSet,HashMap,TreeMap

Introduction to Generics,Generic classes &  interfaces ,Wildcard syntax,Inheritance in Generics,The Java2 Collection Framework,List , Set & Map Functionality,Sorting using Natural Ordering & Custom Ordering

The java.io Package,Byte Streams and Unicode Character Streams,File Handling,BufferedReader,PrintWriter streams,Persistence of objects,Object Serialization & de serialization
Multithreaded programming in Java,Multitasking --Process Based Vs Thread Based,Thread state transitions,The Thread class & its API,The Runnable interface,Thread synchronization techniques,Applying thread safety to Collection framework classes.

Introduction to Java Network Programming,Inet Address,Socket, and ServerSocket,Attaching suitable data streams & data transfer,Developing multi threaded server for handling concurrent clients.
Reflection Overview,Annotation Overview, Database Access Methods , JDBC, driver &  architecture,The java.sql package ,Driver Manager, Connection, Statement, PreparedStatement,  Result Set,CallableStatement ,Stored procedure & functions,Scrollable ResultSet,Writing multi tiered DB applications (Use DAO & DTO layers),Handling BLOB to store & retrieve binary content

Introduction to JSON,Advantages of JSON,Parsing API,Java to JSON & JSON to Java conversion,Handling JSON types.

Servlets : Dynamic Content Generation,Advantages of Servlets over CGI ,The Servlet interface,The HttpServlet, HttpServletRequest, HttpServletResponse classes,Exception Handling & Integration with DB using J2EE layers (DAO & DTO)

Session,Session Management,Session Tracking with ,Cookies,HttpSession API,Page Navigation Techniques,Send Redirect,Request Dispatcher

JSP: Separating UI from Content generation code,MVC architecture ,Life cycle of a JSP page,Directives, Implicit  Objects, Scriptlets, Expressions & Expression Language

Scope, Java Beans,JSP Using Java Beans actions,Session Tracking, JSP standard Actions, Java Server Pages Standard Tag Library (JSTL),Design a complete web application using JSP-Java Bean -DAO -DTO Layers
Introduction to Hibernate Framework,ORM Concept,JPA,Hibernate Architecture,Configuration details,SessionFactory & Hibernate Session,Hibernate annotation support using JPA,Hibernate ID generators,DB Dialects,Creating layered Hibernate based Java SE application (Hibernate Based DAO + JPA Entities)
DB Transaction management,Hibernate Session CRUD API,openSession vs getCurrentSession ,Entity Life cycle consisting of Transient, Persistent , Detached & Removed states.

Advanced Hibernate Topics,Hibernate Caching,HQL,Association between Entities,One –One,One –Many,Many-One,Many-Many,Entity Types Vs Value Types,Mapping between Entity & Value Types,Criteria Queries,Named Queries
Spring Framework Overview:Why Spring,Overview of Spring 4 Modules, Inversion Of Control (IoC),
Dependency Injection, Spring Beans life cycle, Scopes of spring beans,XML Based configuration,Creating Spring Based Java SE Application in Eclipse using STS plugin

Spring Core Container:Setter Based Dependency Injection,Constructor Based DI,Factory Method Based DI,Combining DI Techniques,Autowiring vs Explicit wiring, Autowiring By Name & Type,AutoWiring by constructor,Collection handling,Annotation Based configuration

MVC Architecture,Implement MVC based web application using Servlet,JSP & Java Bean

Spring Web MVC:Spring MVC Flow,HandlerMapping , ViewResolver & DispatcherServlet,Spring Controller Beans,RequestMapping annotation,RequestHandling Methods,Conversion & Validation,Complete web application using Controller, Service & DTO layers. 
Spring Hibernate Integration:Spring Hibernate Configuration setup,DataSource Bean, SessionFactory Bean & TransactionManager Bean,Hibernate based DAO layer.Spring Managed Service Layer to handle transactions,Integration & Testing
Introduction to Web Services,SOA basics,SOAP based Vs RESTful web services
REST Architecture,Implementing RESTful web services using Spring MVC framework, @RESTController,ResponseEntity,Content Negotiation,REST Template for RESTful web service client,Integration with JSON,Integration & Testing of RESTful server & client,Introduction to Java Mail,Setting up Java mail using Spring framework,Sending Mail.

iOS Programming

114 Hours  

Introducing iOS core specifications,Understanding iOS input and output,Using Xcode and Interface builder,Views and Controllers,Creating and Managing Table Views,Core Data and Address Book,Graphics and Animation,Core Location and Maps,Networking, JSON, Push Notifications into iOS, Introduction to Reactive Programming , iCloud, Uploading in application in apple store

Android Programming

116 Hours  

Introduction of android,Why develop for android,Android SDK features,Creating android activities,Fundamental android UI design ,Intents, adapters, dialogs,Android Technique for saving data,Data base in Androids,Maps, Geocoding, Location based services,Toast, using alarms,,Instant messaging,Using blue tooth,Using Telephony,Introducing sensor manager,Managing network and wi-fi connection,Advanced androids development ,Implement AIDL Interface,Push Notification in Android,Material Design,Augmentation of reality application like Wikitude etc,Integration with Social Networking like Facebook, Twitter etc,Uploading application in play store, Introduction to Reactive Programming


HTML 5.0,CSS,jScripts,jQuery, jQuery Mobile,REST API,MBass(mobile backend as a service),Introduction to Flutter,Cross Platform App design,Intel framework for mobile  



120 Hours  
After completion of course students will be able to acquire the following skills:
  • Design and build advanced native apps on Android and iOS platform,work with cross-functional teams to define, design, and ship  new features, unit-test code for sturdiness, including edge cases, usability, and general reliability. Identify and correct bottlenecks and  fix bugs,continuously discover, evaluate, and implement new technologies to maximize development efficiency.
  • Design and build Hybrid mobile apps through HTML5, CSS, and JavaScript web standards.
  • Analyse and explain the behaviour of programs involving the fundamental program constructs, Design and implement a class based on  attributes and behaviours of objects. Design and implement components like: Session, Entity, EJBs. Understand the multi-tier  architecture of web-based enterprise applications using Enterprise JavaBeans. Integrate Servlets, JSPs with EJB and Databases in J2EE  application. Understand the deployment descriptor and enterprise application deployment.
  • How to think creatively, analytically and abstractly about computational problems.
C-DACs - Advanced Computing Training School
B-30, Sector 62, Institutional Area, Noida
Uttar Pradesh 201307
Contact Person
Mr. V.K. Sharma
Sunbeam Institute of Information Technology
Sunbeam IT Park, Phase-II (Rajiv Gandhi Infotech Park) Hinjewadi, Pune
Maharashtra 411057
Contact Person
Mr. Nitin Kudale, C.E.O.
020 –24260308

Q. What is the Eligibility for PG-Diploma in Mobile Computing?  

A: The eligibility Criteria for PG-DMC is candidate holding any one of the following degrees

  • Graduate in Engineering or equivalent (e.g. BE / BTech / 4-year BSc Engg / AMIE / DoEACC B Level) in IT / Computer Science / Electronics / Telecommunications / Electrical / Instrumentation.  OR
  • Post Graduate Degree in Engineering Sciences with corresponding basic degree (e.g. MSc in Computer Science, IT, Electronics) OR
  • Post Graduate Degree in Mathematics or allied areas, OR
  • MCA
  • The candidates must have secured a minimum of 50% marks in their qualifying examination. 


Q: What is the selection criterion?  

A: The selection process consists of a C-DAC Common Admission Test (C-CAT).


Q: What is Fee of course? 

A: The fees for the PG-DMC course is Rs. 90,000/- (Rupees Ninety Thousand only) plus 18% GST. 


Q: When the course does commence?  

A: Twice in a year in the month of August and February. Admission Process will start in month of May and November every year.


Q: Duration of the course?  

A: 24 weeks full-time course


Q: Infrastructure Facilities available?  

A: Fully equipped classrooms capacity to accommodate students and state-of-art labs to explore you computing skills


Q: Hostel & Canteen facility available?  

A: Accommodation for out station candidates is facilitated by some of centres. Please refer Admission Booklet .


Q: Bank loan assistance for the other centres?  

A: Facility of educational loans is provided for the selected candidates, which is available at all nationalized banks.


Q: Revision of the course contents, is it every six months?  

A: The course contents are revised according to the real world needs and when found relevant to the market demands.


Q: Do you have centralized placement cell?  

A: Yes we do have a centralized placement programme where the respective centers actively coordinate the task of organizing the campus interviews for all the students.


Q: What is the value of the course in the international market?  

A: The course has been a trend-setting course due to its unique curriculum and the opportunities that it generates; hence it gives the edge over above for the students and gives a international edge.