राष्ट्रीय इलेक्ट्रॉनिकी एवं सूचना प्रौद्योगिकी संस्थान ,कालीकट

National Institute of Electronics & Information Technology,Calicut

Ministry of Electronics & Information Technology
Government of India
Course Calendar

ED 502 : Certificate Course on Embedded Linux and Porting on ARM Board

Course : Certificate Course on Embedded Linux and Porting on ARM Board
Code : ED502
Starting Date : 23 September,2019
Last Date To Apply : 22 September,19
Course Coordinator :

Shoukath Cherukat
Scientist/Engineer 'D'
Phone :0495 2287266 (Ext: 223)
Mobile: 9447423306 

Course Preamble

Embedded Linux refers to the usage of a Linux-based operating system in an embedded computer system such as mobile phones, personal digital assistants, media players and other consumer electronics devices.

Porting is the process of adapting software so that an executable program can be created for a computing environment that is different from the one for which it was originally designed.

Course Objective

The objective of the course is to provide understanding of the techniques essential to the design and implementation of embedded systems with embedded operating systems and to port on ARM Processor based hardware.

Course Outcome

After successful completion of the course, the student shall be able to:

  • Implement Embedded systems with Embedded operating systems
  • Develop applications with Embedded Linux
  • Port the OS with applications on ARM Processor based hardware

Course Structure

Certificate Course with duration of 4 Weeks.

Course Contents

Course Syllabus

Course Fees

General Candidates: Course fee is Rs. 16,800/- + GST @ actuals (18 % + Kerala Flood Cess 1%).

SC/ST Candidates : Tuition Fees are waived for SC/ST students admitted under SCSP/TSP. However they are required to remit an amount of Rs. 2,000/- as Advance caution/security deposit. This amount will be considered as caution/security deposit and will be refunded after successful completion of the course. If the student fails to complete the course successfully this amount along with any other  caution/security deposits by the student will be forfeited.


  1. B.E./B.Tech or M.E./M.Tech in Electronics/ Electronics & Communication/ Electrical/ Electrical and Electronics/ Instrumentation/ Biomedical /Computer Science/ Information Technology or MSc in Electronics/ Instrumentation/ Computer Science/Information Technology.
  2. Candidates who have appeared in the qualifying examination and awaiting results may also apply.

Important Dates

Intimation of selection: 22nd September 2019
Admission & Commencement of Classes: 23rd September 2019

More Details

For more details like How to Apply, Placement, Hostel, etc please see the Course Calendar or Course Brochure(438 kB)

For further information if any, you may Contact the Course Coordinator : shoukath@calicut.nielit.in , shoukath@nielit.gov.in .  Ph:0495 2287266(Ext 223)