Free Coaching Scheme for State of Bihar

About Programme:

Department of Minority Welfare, Government of Bihar in association with Centre for Development of Advanced Computing (C-DAC) A Scientific Society of Ministry of Communication and Information Technology Government of India invites application for admission to Post Graduate Diploma in Advanced Computing (PG-DAC) for the candidates from Minority communities having domicile in the State of Bihar.

About C-DAC:

Centre for Development of Advanced Computing (C-DAC) is a Scientific Society of the Department of Electronics and Information Technology (DeitY), Ministry of Communications and Information Technology (MC&IT), Government of India. Read more

About Advanced Computing Training School:

C-DAC has set up the Advanced Computing Training School (ACTS) Pune to meet the ever-increasing skilled manpower requirements of the IT industry as well as supplement its intellectual resource base for cutting edge research and development. Read more


For PG-DAC -A total of 100 beneficiaries’ shall be provided IT training under this scheme.
A stipend of Rs. 1,500/- per month for candidates shall be provided to every student during the course duration.

Important Dates:

• Last date of Registration : 03rd Dec, 2018

• C-CAT Date: 9th Dec 2018 & 16th Dec 2018


Graduate in Engineering or equivalent (e.g. BE / BTech / 4-year BSc / AMIE / DoEACC B Level, etc.) in Electronics/ Computer Science/ IT or related areas, OR
Post Graduate in Engineering Sciences (e.g. MSc in Computer Science, IT, Electronics, etc.), OR
Graduate in any discipline of Engineering or equivalent, OR
Post Graduate in Physics/ Computational Sciences/ Mathematics or allied areas, OR
Post Graduate in Management with graduation degree in Science/ IT/ Computers
The candidates must have secured a minimum of 50% marks in their qualifying examination.

Who Should Apply?:

Minority belonging Muslims, Christians, Sikhs, Buddhists, Jain and Zoroastrians (Parsis), notified by Central Government u/s 2(c) of the National Commission for Minorities Act, 1992 domicile to the State of Bihar.
Total Annual Income of the family must be less than Rs. 4.5 lakhs.
Education qualification as mentioned in Eligibility.

Note: Candidates who selected under this scheme are not eligible to apply again for any courses