Systems Level Networking Course

One of the core objectives of IITM Pravartak is to generate skilled resources for quick deployment in solving real life problems. IITM Pravartak has designed a unique course in the area of C, Linux and Networking, for Engineering Degree holders who have just completed their degree in academic year 2020-21 (fresh graduates).

Every aspiring engineer must have an in-depth conceptual knowledge and skillset, to handle the system-level applications in Networking. Theoretical knowledge of domain area alone is not sufficient – the engineers must put the conceptual knowledge in practice. This hands-on course which is specially for Fresh Graduates is designed to fill this gap.

Please note that this course is prepared for FRESH GRADUATES only.

Registration started on 12-Aug-2021.

Key Details

200 hours of session.
Training from Monday to Friday

Exclusively designed for Fresh Graduates

Online classes only


Make payment of Rs. 17700.00 (Fee Rs. 15000 + GST Rs. 2700) to:
AccountNo: 500101012575547
IFSC CODE:CIUB0000262, City union Bank, Velachery


Register here in this enrollment form link and provide all necessary details.
Last date for registration : 30th October, 2021
We will contact you via email about the start date of the course.

Eligibility Criteria

Bachelor’s degree in engineering or technology must have completed in 2020-21.

Basic knowledge of C programming language.

Participants must have a laptop that runs either Ubuntu Desktop version 18 or above (or virtual machine that runs Ubuntu Desktop version 18 or above) to attend this programme.

Aspiring to be a Network Domain Professional.

Not employed at the time of enrollment.

All candidates must be 100% adhering to these rules.

Course Brief

200 hours of session - Online classes
2 + 2 hours training per day on training days (Morning and Evening Sessions)
Training from Monday to Friday, 4 hours per day
80% attendance mandatory
Basic level understanding of C programming language required
Course Completion Certificate on completion of course
Students taking the final exam will be additionally awarded a Grade certificate
Fee ₹ 15,000 + GST


C programming - 40 hours

Basic Data Structures - 20 hours

Unix/Linux User Level - 10 hours

Linux Internals -70 hours

Networking Layers, Devices, Protocols, QoS,VLANs, NAT, Basics of ACLs - 60 hours

All C programs should be compiled on gcc / unixcompiler / OS.

About IIT-Madras Pravartak

The Department of Science and Technology, under its National Mission on Inter-disciplinary Cyber Physical Systems has funded IIT Madras to host the Technology Innovation Hub (TIH) for Sensor, Networking, Actuators and Control Systems (SNACS) area. IITM Pravartak Technologies Foundation, has been established by IITM to host this TIH. For more information visit

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