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CDAC C-CAT 2019 - The Centre for Development of Advanced Computing (CDAC) has released the CDAC C-CAT admit card 2019 on December 4 for exam to be conducted on December 8 and 15, 2019. The Centre had started the Computerized Common Admission Test (C-CAT) registration on October 30 in online mode for February 2020 admissions and the last date to fill CDAC C-CAT application form was November 27, 2019. The online examination of CDAC C-CAT 2019 December session will be conducted on December 8 and 15 as the C-CAT exam is conducted on two days. The concerned authorities will announce CDAC C-CAT result on December 27, 2019. There will be two counselling sessions and three CDAC C-CAT seat allotment rounds which will take place between December 28, 2019 and February 11, 2020. The article below provides all the details related to C-DAC C-CAT 2019 entrance exam for December 2019 session.

Latest: CDAC C-CAT Admit Card released on December 4; exam to take place on December 8 and 15 for CDAC C-CAT February 2020 batch.

CDAC conducts the C-CAT exam twice a year, i.e. in June and December for August and February admissions respectively. The entrance examination is conducted for candidates seeking admission to PG diploma courses in computer science, mobile computing, electronics, etc for August and February sessions respectively. Only those candidates who are either graduate in engineering or postgraduates in engineering sciences with the corresponding basic degree will be eligible to apply for CDAC C-CAT December 2019.

What's New: Unlike previous sessions, candidates will not be able to bring their own laptops in CDAC C-CAT. They have to choose the exam centres depending upon availability of PCs at that particular centre.


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CDAC C-CAT 2019: Overview

Name of the exam

CDAC’s computerized common admission test

Commonly known as

CDAC C-CAT

Conducting body

Centre for Development of Advanced Computing (CDAC)

Exam level

National

Exam type

PG Diploma

Exam mode

Online

Number of courses offered

11

Number of seats offered

4380

CDAC C-CAT Important Dates December 2019

Events

Dates

Starting date of CDAC CCAT 2019 application form

October 30, 2019

Last date of CDAC CCAT application form

November 27, 2019

Availability of CDAC CCAT 2019 admit card

December 4 to 14, 2019

CDAC CCAT 2019

December 8 and December 15, 2019

Declaration of CDAC CCAT 2019 result

December 27, 2019

CDAC CCAT counselling 2019- Round 1

December 28, 2019 to January 5, 2020

Declaration of Seat Allocation for First Round
January 9, 2020
Last Date for payment of first installment for candidates allocated seats in the first round
January 16, 2020
Declaration of seat allocation for second roundJanuary 21, 2020
Last Date for payment of first installment for candidates allocated seats in the second round
January 31, 2020 (till 5 P.M.)

Payment in Caution Deposit; online selection of course and centre for second counselling

February 1 to February 8, 2020

Declaration of seat allocation (third round based on second counselling)February 11, 2020
Last date of payment (for balance course fee)February 16, 2020
Registration of students at the training centresFebruary 17, 2020
Commencement of courseFebruary 18, 2020

CDAC C-CAT 2019: Eligibility Criteria

CDAC has defined the common eligibility criteria that all candidates must fulfil to apply for any of the PG diploma courses. Another set of eligibility criteria include requirements according to each course. Check the table below to know the CDAC C-CAT eligibility criteria 2019:

CDAC C-CAT Eligibility Criteria

S.No.

Course name

Eligibility Requirements

Minimum marks

Course Fee

1

Applicable to all

Graduate in engineering or equivalent (e.g. BE/ BTech/ 4-year BSc Engg/ DoEACC B Level/ AMIE) in IT/ Computer Science/ Telecommunications/ Electronics/ Electrical/ Instrumentation

OR

Postgraduate degree in engineering sciences with the corresponding basic degree (e.g. MSc in IT, Computer Science, Electronics)


CATEGORY I (Section A in C-CAT)

2

Post Graduate Diploma in Geoinformatics

Postgraduate degree in Applied Sciences/ Geology/ Geography/ Mathematics/ Physics/ Computational Sciences or allied areas

50%

Rs 90,000 + GST

CATEGORY II (Sections A+B in C-CAT)

3

Post Graduate Diploma in HPC System Administration

Postgraduate degree in Mathematics or allied areas

OR

MCA

55%

Rs 90,000 + GST

4

Post Graduate Diploma in Mobile Computing

Postgraduate degree in Mathematics or allied areas

OR

MCA

50%

Rs 90,000 + GST

5

Post Graduate Diploma in System Software Development

Postgraduate degree in Mathematics or allied areas

OR

MCA

55%

Rs 90,000 + GST
6Post Graduate Diploma in Advanced Secure Software DevelopmentMCA55%Rs 90,000 + GST

7

Post Graduate Diploma in Big Data Analytics

MCA

OR

Graduate in any discipline of Engineering or equivalent

OR

Postgraduate degree in Physics/ Mathematics/ Statistics/ MBA systems or allied areas

55%

Rs 1,15,000 + GST
8Post Graduate Diploma in Artificial IntelligencePost Graduate Degree in Mathematics/ Statistics/ Physics
OR
MCA
60%Rs 1,50,000

9

Post Graduate Diploma in IT Infrastructure, Systems & Security

Postgraduate degree in Mathematics or allied areas

OR

MCA

55%

Rs 90,000 + GST

10

Post Graduate Diploma in Advanced Computing

MCA, MCM

OR

Graduate in any discipline of Engineering or equivalent

OR

Postgraduate degree in Physics/ Computer Sciences/ Mathematics or allied areas

OR

Postgraduate degree in Management with graduation in Science/ Computer Applications/ IT

50%

Rs 90,000 + GST

11

Post Graduate Diploma in Internet of Things

MCA

55%

Rs 90,000 + GST

CATEGORY III (Sections A+B+C in C-CAT)


12

Post Graduate Diploma in Biomedical Instrumentation & Health Informatics

BE in Biomedical or related fields

55%

Rs 90,000 + GST

13

Post Graduate Diploma in VLSI Design

-

55%

Rs 90,000 + GST

14

Post Graduate Diploma in Embedded Systems Design

-

55%

Rs 90,000 + GST

CDAC C-CAT Admit Card 2019

The admit card of CDAC C-CAT 2019 is available online for download between December 4 and December 14. It is mandatory for all candidates to report at their respective exam centres with their CDAC C-CAT admit card 2019 for verification. Candidates must ensure that they have made the payment of application fee and selected their preferred exam city before the deadline to be able to download the CDAC C-CAT 2019 admit card. Candidates are advised to check the details on their CDAC C-CAT admit card 2019 and in case of any errors, they must contact the helpline number: 020-25503134/ 136/ 128/ 107 or email: actssupport@cdac.in.

CDAC C-CAT Exam Centres 2019

Selection of CDAC C-CAT 2019 exam centres and exam date has to be done while filling the application form. Every candidate’s allotted exam centre is mentioned on his/ her admit card/ hall ticket. The exam centres of CDAC C-CAT 2019 are located all over the country. Aspirants can check the exam centres of the June 2019 session:

CDAC C-CAT Exam Cities

Agartala

Jaipur

Navi Mumbai

Ahmedabad

Vijayawada

New Delhi

Allahabad

Karad

Noida

Bengaluru

Kochi

Patna

Bhubaneswar

Kolkata

Pune

Chennai

Lucknow

Raipur

Guwahati

Mohali

Ranchi

Gwalior

Mumbai

Silchar

Hyderabad

Nagpur

Solapur

Indore

Nashik

Thiruvananthapuram

CDAC C-CAT Registration

Reading the instructions carefully before registering for CDAC C-CAT 2019 is highly recommended. Candidates need to visit the official website of CDAC to register. On completing the CDAC C-CAT registration process, candidates will receive their form number which should be remembered for subsequent logins.

CDAC C-CAT Application Form 2019

Applications for CDAC C-CAT 2019 were released on October 30 and the last date to fill the same was November 27, 2019. Candidates are required to fill the CDAC C-CAT 2019 application form in online mode. The login credentials made at the time of registration are required for this step. Providing their personal and academic details, and uploading mandatory documents are essential while filling the application form of CDAC C-CAT 2019. Candidates are also required to select the category (I/ II/ III) of PG diploma courses which they wish to pursue.

Steps involved after C-CAT registration while filling the CDAC C-CAT 2019 application form:

Step 1- Selection of category of CDAC courses

Step 2- Uploading Candidate's photograph

Step 3- Payment of Exam Application Fee

Application Fee: Candidates need to pay the application/ exam fee of CDAC C-CAT in online mode using credit/ debit cards. The different amounts of application/ exam fee are as follows:

CDAC C-CAT Application Fee

Category

Sections in C-CAT

C-CAT Application Fee

I

A

Rs. 1350/-

II

A+B

Rs. 1550/-

III

A+B+C

Rs. 1750/-

Step 5- Selection of Exam City and Examination Date

(Selection of exam city depends upon the availability of seats)

CDAC C-CAT Exam Pattern 2019

Candidates should go through the exam pattern of CDAC C-CAT December 2019 to prepare accordingly and perform well in the exam. The CDAC C-CAT 2019 exam pattern mentions the mode of exam, type of questions, marking scheme, etc. Check the CDAC C-CAT exam pattern given below:

CDAC C-CAT Exam Pattern

Mode of Exam

Online

Medium of Exam

English

Duration of Exam

1 hour per paper

Number of Questions

50 per paper

Type of Questions

Multiple Choice questions

Total marks

150 per paper

Marking Scheme

+3 for every correct answer

-1 for every wrong answer

CDAC C-CAT Syllabus 2019

The syllabus of CDAC C-CAT 2019 consists of the subjects and topics which is to be assessed during the computerized test. Candidates must have the CDAC C-CAT 2019 syllabus on their fingertips before starting their preparation so that they do not waste time on topics which are not included. Check the CDAC C-CAT syllabus 2019 below:

CDAC C-CAT Syllabus

Test paper

Topics

Section A

English, Reasoning, Quantitative Aptitude

Section B

Computer Fundamentals, Data Structures, C Programming, Data Communication & Networking, Operating Systems, Object Oriented Programming Concepts

Section C

Microprocessors, Computer Architecture, Digital Electronics

CDAC C-CAT Result 2019

CDAC will announce the result for C-CAT on December 27, 2019. Candidates will be able to check their CDAC C-CAT 2019 result in online mode on the stipulated date in online mode through login on the official CDAC website. According to their CDAC C-CAT result 2019, candidates will be allotted ranks. Those who appear for multiple sections of the examination, as selected at the time of filling CDAC application form, will get multiple ranks.

CDAC C-CAT Counselling and Seat Allocation 2019

During the CDAC C-CAT 2019 counselling and seat allotment process, candidates are required to select their preferences in online mode, using their form number and password. This needs to be done within the date and time which is announced by concerned authorities. Evidently, candidates will be allotted seats and courses according to their ranks and the order of training centre preferences as well. The schedule for seat allocation will be updated by the concerned authorities.

CDAC C-CAT 2019 Admission Process

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Frequently Asked Question (FAQs) - CDAC C-CAT 2019

Question: What course does CDAC offer?

Answer:

The Centre for Development of Advanced Computing conducts various Postgraduate Diploma Courses.

Question: How many Institutes across India offer admissions through C-CAT?

Answer:

There are 30 CDAC Institutes that offer 6 month PG Diploma courses across India.

Question: Is CDAC a Government Institute or a Private one?

Answer:

CDAC is a Research and Development Institute under the Ministry of Electronics & Information Technology (Government of India).

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iam not getting anything like print admit card after entering the login details for c dac

Manidipa Kundu Student Expert 5th Dec, 2019

hi,

see the exam dates for c-cat ,is  8 december, 2019 and 15 december, 2019. you can download the admit card from 4 december to 14 december. I would suggest you to check the internet connection and then login on applicant portal to download the admit card.

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gud morning mam , i had applied for c cat xam how to download the admit card

Aditya kumar Student Expert 4th Dec, 2019
Hello there!
Greetings!
  • CDAC C-CAT admit card 2019 will be released on December 4 for exam to be conducted on December 8 and 15, 2019.
  • The admit card of CDAC C-CAT 2019 will be available online for download between December 4 and December 14.So; make sure that you download the admit card before the last date.

Steps to follow to download the admit card :-

  • First of all visit the official website of CDAC at www.cdac.in

  • Then,Click on the link to Candidate login.

  • Now you need to enter your form number and password (generated at the time of filling the CDAC C-CAT application form)

  • There will be a link to C-CAT admit card, click on it.

  • The CDAC C-CAT admit card will be displayed, now download and take 2-3 prints of the same for future reference.

For detailed information go through our page for which link is provided below :-

https://it.careers360.com/articles/cdac-c-cat-admit-card
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I completed my graduation in b.com computer science can I eligible for apply this course please let me as soon as possible so i I also apply before 27th thanks

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hi im mahesh i have 67% in my BE ELECTRONICS ENGINEERING But I dont have more than 50 % in 10th and 12th can i eligible for cdac c cat examination??

Priyaanka Sarkar Student Expert 22nd Nov, 2019

There is no minimum aggregate that you need to secure for being eligible for CDAC C CAT. With 67% in your BE, you are eligible for CDAC C CAT.You should have completed your Engineering in either IT/Electronics/Computer Science/Telecommunications/Electrical/Instrumentation. Your 10th and 12th marks do not matter here. Please visit our page at: https://it.careers360.com/articles/cdac-c-cat for more information.

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Sir/Maam Actually now Im studying in BSc (Computer Science) ,am i eligible to do CDAC after the completion of BSc ..? Please help me

Aditya kumar Student Expert 14th Nov, 2019
Hello there!

Greetings!

I am extremely sorry to tell you dear but after b.sc computer science you are not eligible for CDAC as to be eligible you need to be a graduate in engineering or equivalent (e.g. BE/ BTech/ 4-year BSc Engg/ DoEACC B Level/ AMIE) in IT/ Computer Science/ Telecommunications/ Electronics/ Electrical/ Instrumentation OR a postgraduate degree in engineering sciences with the corresponding basic degree (e.g. MSc in IT, Computer Science, Electronics). For detailed information go through :- https://it.careers360.com/articles/cdac-c-cat/amp#aoh=15737516722016&referrer=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.google.com&amp_tf=From%20%251%24s

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