CDAC Mumbai invites applications for Competence in Software Technology exam 2011 which leads to the admission of the following courses:-
Full-Time Post-Graduate Diploma in Advanced Software Technology (FPGDST) – one-year full time programme
Full-Time Post-Graduate Diploma in Information Security (FPGDIS) – 6 Months Programme
PGPM – IT
Eligibility for CST 2011
For E & I Levels
The candidate must meet any one of the following eligibility criteria:
A Bachelor’s degree in any subject.
A diploma in Engineering with a minimum of three years’ formal education after the 10th standard or two years’ after the 12th standard. The diploma should be recognised by a state government or the central government as an engineering diploma.
Other qualifications recognised by a state government or the central government as equivalent to a Bachelor’s degree. In such cases, the candidate should produce proof of Government recognition.
For D Level
B.Sc. in Computer Science or any equivalent Bachelor’s degree in the Computer/IT areas.
Bachelor’s degree in any subject and at least 6 months’ part-time training in software technology, comprising a minimum of 15 hours of work per week, covering basic computer concepts and computer programming in the C language.
Bachelor’s degree in any subject with at least 3 months’ full-time training in software technology, comprising a minimum of 30 hours of work per week, covering basic computer concepts and computer programming in the C language.
Graduates in any subject who have undertaken courses on computers, equivalent to the training in software technology requirement as mentioned in (b & c) above, as a part of their degree requirements. Candidates are required to produce attested mark lists as a proof that they have done at least a one-semester computer course.
Candidates who have completed a 3-year, full-time Diploma course in Computer Science or Computer Engineering after the 10th standard. This diploma should be recognised by a state government or the central government as an engineering diploma.
For G Level
The candidate must meet one of the following eligibility criteria:
Four year Bachelor’s OR Higher Degree in Engineering or equivalence
MCA, M.Sc. (Comp Science.), M.Sc. (IT), MCS, MCM PGDST or FPGDST or APGDST from C-DAC, Mumbai or Electronics City, Bengaluru.
How To Apply for CST 2011
Form A-1 should be filled by those candidates who wish to appear for the CST-2011 examination for the first time or for those seeking improvement of earlier CST scores by taking the entire examination once again.
Form A-2 should be filled by candidates who do not wish to appear for the current CST-2011 examination but would like to be considered for courses based on their CST-2010 score.
Both application forms are also available on our website in PDF format for download.
ONLINE MODE for CST 2011:
Candidates are advised to use on-line mode of application as this will give the candidate a chance to verify the contents filled in by him/her, obtain registration number immediately and also obtain Hall ticket.
The applicant must write the level of examination he / she is appearing for, his/her name and the registration number on the reverse of the Demand Draft. The Demand draft along with three identical passport-size photographs taken on or after 01/08/2010 should be sent so as to reach C-DAC Mumbai before the last date. Candidates must write the name on the backside of each of the photograph.
MANUAL MODE for CST 2011:
Candidates who are not in a position to apply online through our website, can fill in the A-1 form manually downloaded PDF version from the site) and submit it to C-DAC, Juhu, Mumbai with 3 photographs taken on or after 01/08/2010 and requisite fees by Demand Draft as specified in the A-1 form in this brochure.
The crossed DD should be made account payee and has to be drawn in favour of “C-DAC, Mumbai” payable at Mumbai.
The examination fees for different levels are as follows:
On-line Application & Registration:
Level E: Rs.600/-
Level I: Rs.700/-
Level D: Rs.800/-
Level G: Rs.900/-
Level E: Rs.650/-
Level I: Rs.750/-
Level D: Rs.850/-
Level G: Rs.950/-
Last date for receipt of form: 17 January 2011
Entrance Date: 30 January 2011
For details visit: http://cst.cdacmumbai.in