राष्ट्रीय इलेक्ट्रॉनिकी एवं सूचना प्रौद्योगिकी संस्थान ,कालीकट

National Institute of Electronics & Information Technology,Calicut

Ministry of Electronics & Information Technology
Government of India
Course Calendar

PD504:Certificate Course on Processor based System Design

Course : Certificate Course on Processor based System Design
Code : PD504
Starting Date : 18 May,2020
Last Date To Apply : 04 May,20
Course Coordinator :

Mr. Manoj Kumar MK,

Senior Technical Officer

Email: manojkumar@nielit.gov.in

Mobile: +91-9446013966, +919447433175

Course Preamble

Emergence of India as a global economy has opened up a huge demand for electronic products. National Policy on Electronics and Make in India initiative of Government of India has resulted in setting up of many industries in the Electronics sector and has led to a huge demand for trained man power in Electronics Board Design.

Course Objective

Certificate Course on Processor based System Design is offered to developed competency in Embedded System Design & Development. Qualifier shall able to develop a 32 bit processor based embedded product for desired application.

Course Outcome

On successful completion of the Course, the Participants have

  • Hands on exposure to the tool Chain utilized in Embedded System Design & Development.
  • Able to Identify appropriate hardware and software for a given Embedded system application.
  • Able to Develop Competency in Interfacing and Communication with Processor

Course Structure

This course consist of two modules. The modules are as follows:

PD 504 A: Revision of C Programming (1 Week )

PD 504 B:  Introduction to Cortex ARM Architecture & Programming (2 Week) 

PD 504 C : Interfacing with ARM Cortex (1 Week) 

PD 504 D : Project (1 Week)

Course Contents

PD 504 A: Revision of C Programming (1 Week)
Introduction, Data Types and storage classes, Operators, Control Statements, Arrays, Strings.

PD 504 B: Introduction to Cortex ARM Architecture & Programming (2 Week)
Introduction to ARM cortex Processor architecture and programmer's model, Introduction to Processor Instruction Set Architecture, Interrupt mechanisms and Exception handling, Cross compilation, Tool chains and Development environments, Programming using Assembly, C and Mixing the Assembly and C programming.
Introduction to STM32 Cortex M3 hardware, Introduction to CMSIS, JTAG/ SWIM based debugging using ST-LINK/V2, Introduction to STM32 Cube MX graphical configuration and generating the code in KEIL / TrueStudio.

PD 504 C: Interfacing with ARM Cortex (1 Week)
Switches, LCD, Keyboard, IO programming, etc. through processor ports, Generating delays and PWM using timers, and Watchdog mechanism, Working ith PC and RS-232, Peripheral interfacing through I2C,SPI etc, Interfacing with Memory, Providing Reset and Clock on a board, Interacting with real world using ADC and DAC.

PD 504 D: Project (1 Week)
Done as a group project where the trainees will be working on a real life problem sourced from industry/ start-ups and developing a complete embedded based electronic product.

Course Fees

Rs. 16,660/- (Rs 14,,000/- + 18% GST + 1% KFC)

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. 1000/- as Advance caution/security deposit


B.E./B.Tech in Electronics/ Electronics & Communication/Electrical/ Electrical and Electronics/Instrumentation/ Biomedical /Computer
Science/Information Technology or MSc in Electronics/ Instrumentation/Computer Science/Information Technology or Diploma in Electronics/CS/IT/EEE/EI.

Important Dates

Publication/Intimation of selection via website/email: 8/05/2020*

Counseling Date: 18/05/2020

Class Commencement Date: 1805/2020

* Those who have not received the selection information by email as on the dates mentioned may contact the course coordinator.

More Details

For more details like How to Apply, Placement, Hostel, etc please see the Course Calendar 

For more Information Contact the course coordinator   Ishant Kumar Bajpai, Scientist/Engineer ‘C’,  Ishant@nielit.gov.in , Mobile: +91-7034797019, +919958016673