राष्ट्रीय इलेक्ट्रॉनिकी एवं सूचना प्रौद्योगिकी संस्थान

National Institute of Electronics & Information Technology

Ministry of Electronics & Information Technology
Government of India
Course Calendar

ED 600 – PG Diploma in Embedded Real-Time Systems

Course : PG Diploma in Embedded Real-Time Systems
Code : ED600
Starting Date : 22 August,2016
Last Date To Apply : 18 August,16
Course Coordinator :

Rajesh M, Scientist/Engineer ‘C’

Ph: 09447217649/ 0495-2287266 Extn: 219

Email : rajesh.m@nielit.gov.in

Course Preamble

Course Objective

To mould fresh electronics & computer science engineers and to retrain working engineers into High Caliber Embedded Real-time Application Designers by enhancing their knowledge and skills in various software design aspects of Embedded Real-time Systems. This course offers a range of topics of immediate relevance to industry and makes the students exactly suitable for industries engaged in Embedded System development. This course is also an excellent preparation for those wishing to engage in application research in this rapidly developing area

Course Outcome

On completion of the Course, the Participants shall get

  • Expertise in programming language such as C
  • Expertise in real-time programming with industry standard RTOS such as VxWorks and RT Linux.
  • Expertise in Embedded Operating system
  • Expertise in Device Driver development
  • Expertise in Porting OS & RTOS to Embedded Processors
  • Hands on experience in Operating system (Linux) internals
  • Exposure to Embedded Wireless Application development

Course Structure

This course contains total eight modules. After completing the first seven modules, the students have to do a six weeks project using any of the topics studied to earn the PG Diploma.

ED 600 Module Name Weeks
ED601 Embedded C and ARM Cortex Microcontrollers 4
ED602 Embedded Linux 2
ED603 Embedded RTOS 4
ED604 Porting on ARM Cortex Microcontrollers 2
ED605 IoT (Internet of Things) Applications 2
ED 606 Embedded Protocols & Device Drivers 3
ED 607 Seminar and Case Study 1
ED 608 Project Work 6
  Fee for ED 600 – Rs 70,000 + Service tax at actual 24

Course Contents

Course Fees

Total course fee is 70,000 + Service Tax


Fees Amount
Advance Fee** Rs.10,000 /- (Students who appear in selection list may pay this fees to confirm their seats)
1st Installment Rs.35,000 /- Plus Service Tax* = Rs.40,075/- (If Rs.10,000/- Already Paid) Net Amount Payable = Rs.30,075/-
2nd Installment Rs.35,000 /- Plus Service Tax* = Rs.40,075/-


M.E./M.Tech or 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

Important Dates

Last date of receiving completed applications 2nd August 2016  (Extended to 18th August 2016)
Dates of Online Admission Test 21st, 26th, 28th July, 1st, 2nd, 9th, 16th and 19th August 2016.
Selection lists in website 29th July & 3rd August 2016
Payment of Advance Fee-Rs 10,000/- On or before 11th August 2016
Last date for  intimation of proof of fee remittance (Advance Fee-Rs 10,000/-) 12th August 2016.
Counseling/Admission 18th, 19th & 22nd August 2016.
Payment of first installment fees On or before admission date.
Commencement of classes 22nd August 2016
Payment of second installment fees 17th November 2016

More Details

For more details like How to Apply, Placement, Hostel, etc please see the Course Calendar or Course Prospectus
For further information if any, you may Contact the Course Coordinator: nanda@calicut.nielit.in , Ph: 9995427802 / 0495-2287266 Extn: 244/222