PG-DVLSI is a pioneering course offered by C-DAC to assist engineers who wish to gain theoretical as well as practical knowledge in the field of Very Large Scale Integration (VLSI) design. It will also prepare them to keep pace with the changing trends of VLSI technology and the requirements of an ever-growing VLSI design industry. The entire course syllabus, courseware, teaching methodology and the course delivery have been derived from the rich research and development background of C-DAC, which has a legacy of designing the PARAM range of supercomputers.

1. Graduate in Engineering or equivalent (e.g. BE / BTech / 4-year BSc / AMIE / DoEACC B Level, etc.) in Electronics/ Computer Science/ IT or related areas, OR
2. Post Graduate in Engineering Sciences (e.g. MSc in Computer Science, IT, Electronics, etc.)
3. The candidates must have secured a minimum of 55% marks in their qualifying examination.
The fees for the PG-DVLSI course is Rs. 80,000/- (Rupees Eighty Thousand only) plus Service Tax, Swachh Bharat cess and Krishi Kalyan cess. The course fees is exclusive of Service Tax and Swachh Bharat cess as applicable by Government of India. The Service Tax and Swachh Bharat cess has to be paid by the candidate additionally.

The course fees has to be paid in two installment as per the schedule mentioned in the Admission Process. The first installment of Rs. 10,000/- plus Service tax of 14%, 0.5% Swachh Bharat cess and 0.5% Krishi Kalyan cess has to be paid during the counseling rounds. The second installment of the course fees of Rs. 70,000/- plus Service tax of 14%, 0.5% Swachh Bharat cess
and 0.5% Krishi Kalyan cess as applicable has to be paid before the course commencement.