As an institution for
high-end R&D, C-DAC has been at the forefront of the IT revolution in the
country, constantly building capacities in emerging/enabling technologies, and
innovating and leveraging its expertise, calibre and skill sets to develop and
deploy IT products and solutions for diverse sectors. It has resulted in the
emergence of a high-quality intellectual resource base at C-DAC in the form of
expert teams with specialised knowledge of various facets of advanced
With such a rich resource
base at its command, C-DAC set up the Advanced Computing Training School (ACTS) in 1993 to meet the ever-increasing
skilled manpower requirements of the Information Communication Technologies (ICT)
industry as well as supplement its intellectual resource base for cutting-edge
research and development. Over the years C-DAC has designed and delivered
various postgraduate and undergraduate degree and diploma programmes. In
addition, C-DAC imparts ICT training to state and national governments and agencies,
strategic sectors, corporate and industries, foreign countries and
international students, based on specific requirements.
Presently C-DAC is
offering postgraduate diploma courses through its training centres located in cities
such as Bengaluru, Bhubaneswar, Chennai, Guwahati, Hyderabad, Indore, Jaipur, Karad,
Kochi, Kolkata, Mohali, Mumbai, Nagpur, Nashik, New Delhi, Noida, Pune, and
Thiruvananthapuram. Each year, thousands of students and professionals are
trained at these centres, enhancing their knowledge-base and equipping them
with the latest methodologies in advanced computing so as to make their mark in
the ICT industry. So far more than 3 lakh students have passed out from C-DAC. Many
of them are successful employees of multi-national and premier Indian ICT
companies today, and many more have become booming entrepreneurs.
C-DAC is committed to
nation building and is the first Indian government agency that has expanded its
training horizons globally, extending its high quality training services to
countries like Armenia, Belarus, Cambodia, Dominican Republic, Dubai, Ghana,
Grenada, Japan, Kazakhstan, Lesotho, Mauritius, Myanmar, Peru, Seychelles,
Tajikistan, Tanzania, Uzbekistan and Vietnam.
C-DAC has been awarded as the 'Most Popular Training Institute in India'
at the Electronics For You Awards.