One Week Short Course/FDP
Cloud Computing

(16th September-20th September, 2019)

Recognized by AICTE at par with QIP for recognition/credits

Venue: Indian Institute of Technology Roorkee

Certificates to participants by E&ICT Academy IIT Roorkee

Last Date for Registration: September 09th, 2019

Eligibility: Faculty/PhD/Research Scholars of engineering/technical institutions and persons from Govt. departments/labs and industry.

Experts from Academia/Industry: Dr. P. Sateesh Kumar (IIT Roorkee), Dr. Manoj Mishra (IIT Roorkee), Dr. V.C.V. Rao (C-DAC Pune), Dr. R. Sandhu (AnekaCloud Lab)

Principal Investigator (E&ICT Academy IIT Roorkee): Dr. Sanjeev Manhas

Why Cloud Computing?

Cloud computing is the most flamboyant technological innovation because it has seen the fastest adoption into the mainstream than any other technology in the domain. This adoption has been fueled mainly by the ever-increasing number of smartphones and mobile devices that can access the internet.Cloud computing is helping the society to cope with future problems such as managing big data, cyber-security and quality control. In addition to this, emerging technologies such as Artificial Intelligence, distributed ledger technology, and many other capabilities are becoming available as services through cloud computing.

Objective of the Course

  • This course will cover the study of various techniques involved in better implementing the cloud-based systems starting through fundamentals of deployment.
  • Benefits and Outcomes of the Course

  • Introduce the participants to the amazing world of consumption of network resources and services using cloud computing.
  • This course serves as as platform to train and educate the participants to interact on cutting edge technology in the emerging areas.

  • Course Program

  • The program is split into lectures and labs/hands-on sessions.
  • Hands-on experience on basic and advanced-level topics.
  • Interaction & learning with experts from academia & industry.
  • Certificates to participants by E&ICT Academy IIT Roorkee.
  • Recognized by AICTE at par with QIP for recognition/credits.
  • E&ICT IITR learning material can be used while teaching presentation and projects.

  • Course Content:
  • Introduction of Distributed Computing & Enabling Technologies, Cloud Fundamentals Cloud Definition, Evolution, Architecture, Applications, deployment models, and service models.
  • Virtualization of Data Centers.
  • Study of Cloud Computing Systems like Amazon EC2 and S3, Google App Engine & and Microsoft Azure.
  • Deployment of Web Services from Inside & Outside a Cloud Architecture,HDFS & GFS, Issues with Interoperability.
  • Resource Management and Load Balancing Broad Aspects of Migration into Cloud, Security-as-a-Service.
  • Grid of Clouds, Green Cloud, Mobile Cloud Computing, Fog/Edge Computing.
  • Important Details

    Last Date for Registration:
    September 02nd, 2019
    60 seats on first-cum-first-serve basis
    5 days, 35 hours
    Registration Fee
    Faculty Members: Rs. 1,000/- (with food and accommodation)
    Research scholars/Persons from Industry: Rs. 1,000/- (without food and accommodation)
    Research scholars/Persons from Industry: Rs. 3,000/- (with food and accommodation)
    No travel allowance will be provided.
    Payment mode (Read the instruction for payment)
    Offline: Demand draft drawn in favour of "Dean SRIC IIT Roorkee" payable at Roorkee
    Online: Click on the link (
    How to Apply
    You can apply online by click here to fill-up the application form OR you can download offline form and email scanned copy to
    Contact Details
    Dr. Sanjeev Manhas (P.I., E&ICT Academy, ECE Dept, IITR)
    Dr. P. Sateesh Kumar (Local Coordinator, E&ICT Academy, CSE Dept, IITR),
    Tel: +91-7078627392, +91-1332-28 6457

    A hard copy of the application form along with Demand Draft must reach to the following address: Mr. Prateek Sharma, EICT Academy, ECE Department, IIT Roorkee, Uttarakhand 247667.

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