One Week Short Course/FDP
Network Security and AI

(14th January-18th January, 2020)

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: January 11th, 2020

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

Experts from Academia: Dr. Dharmendra Singh (IITR), Dr. Manoj Misra (IITR), Dr. Sugata Gangopadhyay (IITR), Dr. Balasubramanian (IITR), Dr. Durga Toshniwal (IITR), Dr. P. Sateesh Kumar (IITR), Dr. Partha Pratim Roy (IITR), Dr. Rajdeep Niyogi (IITR)

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

Principal Investigator (ISEA, Phase-II IIT Roorkee): Dr. Manoj Misra

About the Course

Security plays a vital role in protecting the networks and applications from attacks that tend to several threats like monitory losses, identity theft, and data loss. This course will focus on discussing several recent security challenges in various fields like Cloud, Mobile, IoT and Big Data, Deep Learning apart from covering prelims. It will guide the participants for possible research directions in security area.

Objective of the Course

  • To establish the basic concepts and key components of AI systems.
  • Understanding the interaction between network security and AI system.
  • Hands-on training in secure tasking over untrusted outsourced servers.
  • To etablish the connection among mobile security, cloud security and big Data.
  • Hands-on training in Machine Learning and Deep Learning for security analysis.
  • Benefits and Outcomes of the Course

  • Understand the importance of network security in the modern technological world.
  • Create systems that are resistant to modern attacks.
  • Follow the latest trends in attack and defense technologies.
  • Gain knowledge about the design of artificially intelligent systems.
  • Hands-on experience in state-of-art AI systems.

  • 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
  • IDS, Phishing, Securing online transactions and E-mail .
  • Block chaining.
  • Key Management in Wireless Sensor Networks.
  • Mobile Security, Cloud Security and Big Data.
  • Machine Learning for Security Analytics.
  • Modern Cryptography.
  • Secure Tasking over Untrusted Outsourced Servers.
  • ANN, Deep Learning for security analysis.
  • Important Details

    Last Date for Registration:
    January 11th, 2020
    60 seats on first-cum-first-serve basis
    5 days, 40 hours
    Registration Fee
    Faculty Members: Rs. 1,000/-
    Research Scholars: Rs. 1500/-
    Persons from Industry: Rs. 3500/-
    Food and Accommodation
    Food and Accommodation will be available on self paid basis. No travel allowance will be provided. For more details, please contact: +91-7078627392
    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. Dharmendra Singh (Head CSE, IITR)
    Dr. Sanjeev Manhas (P.I., E&ICT Academy, ECE Dept, IITR)
    Dr. Manoj Misra (P.I., ISEA, Phase-II, IITR)
    Dr. Rajdeep Niyogi (CSE Dept, IITR )
    Dr. Partha Pratim Roy (CSE Dept, IITR),
    Tel: +91-1332-286457, +91-7078627392,

    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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