One Week Short Course/FDP
Embedded System & Wireless Sensor Network for Internet of Things(IoT)

(17th February-21st February, 2020)

Recognized by AICTE at par with QIP for recognition/credits

Venue: PSG College of Technology, Coimbatore, Tamil Nadu

Certificates to participants by E&ICT Academy IIT Roorkee

Last Date for Registration: February 10th, 2020

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

Experts from Industry: Mr. V.S.Ramesh (Director, STEPS Knowledge Services Pvt Ltd Coimbatore)

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

Why IoT?

IoT is next Industrial Revolution which is going to change our lives in ways never imagined before. Made up of millions of sensors and devices that generate unending streams of data, IoT is useful to improve our lives and our businesses in a lot of ways. You can explore many real-life examples of IoT devices that are commercially available, and you will have a glimpse of the future of the Internet of Things. This course will help you to gain adequate knowledge on the Internet of Things. You will learn various IoT cloud platforms available such as AWS IoT, Ubidots and ARTIK and also gets hands-on exposure on various IoT hardware platforms such as CC3200, MSP430, and Raspberry Pi, etc.

Objective of the Course

  • Establishing basic concepts and key components of Internet of Things.
  • Hands-on training in handling IoT building blocks using commercially available components.
  • Understanding the interaction between cloud computation and sensors.
  • Troubleshooting the errors while implementing IoT for practical applications.
  • Benefits and Outcomes of the Course

  • Learning basic building blocks of IoT.
  • Learning essential Embedded system basics applicable to IoT.
  • Hands-on experience in the wireless interface using RF.
  • Hands-on experience in working Wi-Fi certified IoT kit using CC3200ARM Cortex M432 bit microcontroller.
  • Hands-on experience in cloud applications.

  • Course Program

  • The program is split into lectures and lab sessions.
  • Quizzes and project work for enhanced learning.
  • Hands-on experience on basic & advanced- level topics.
  • Interaction & learning with experts from academia & industry.
  • Certificates to the participants by E&ICT Academy IITR.

  • Course Content:
  • Overview of IoT and its roadmap, opportunities & challenges in implementing IoT Solutions.
  • Connectivity Solutions using CC3200 Wi-Fi accessing HTML page from HTTP web server and interfacing with the microcontroller for control applications.
  • Working with MQTT protocol and pushing the sensor data to the IBM cloud.
  • Configuring mobile APP in Android / IOS to visualize the data.
  • Implementation of Sensor node, Gateway and cloud services including cloud computing.
  • Important Details

    Last Date for Registration:
    February 10th, 2020
    60 seats on first-cum-first-serve basis
    5 days, 40 hours
    Registration Fee
    Faculty Members: Rs. 2,000/-
    Research Scholars: Rs. 2,000/-
    Persons from Industry: Rs. 3,000/-
    Food and Accommodation
    Food and Accommodation will be available on self paid basis. No travel allowance will be provided. For more details, please contact: +91-9443883109
    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. B. Padmapriya (Associate Professor, Department of Biomedical Engineering, PSG College of Technology, Coimbatore) Email:,
    Tel: +91-9443883109, +91-7078627392, +91-1332-286457

    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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