One Week Short Course/FDP
Internet of Things (IoT) and its Applications

(19th November-23rd November, 2019)

Recognized by AICTE at par with QIP for recognition/credits

Venue: KIET Group of Institutions Ghaziabad

Certificates to participants by E&ICT Academy IIT Roorkee

Last Date for Registration: November 15th, 2019

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

Experts from Academia/Industry: Mr. Vipul Shahi (Diginique TechLabs, Gurgaon), Guest Lecture (IITR)

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

  • Introduces participants to the amazing world of IoT and its fascinating applications.
  • Introduction to attention commands for internet access and android apps for controlling electronic devices.
  • Introduction to Esp8266 and interfacing of Arduino with ESP8266.
  • Latest updates in the IoT industry, available IOT alliances details and the standards that are getting evolved.
  • Benefits and Outcomes of the Course

  • Knowledge and understanding of fundamental IOT paradigms, architectures, possibilities and challenges.
  • What Internet of Things means and how it relates to Cloud computing concepts.
  • How open platforms allow you to store your sensor data in the Cloud.
  • The basic usage of the Arduino environment for creating your own embedded projects at low cost.
  • How to send data to the internet and talk to the cloud.
  • How to update sensor readings on twitter (Social Networking Sites).
  • Control a relay switch by texting from your phone.

  • 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.
  • Multiple IOT platform (hardware) example Ras-pi, Arduino etc.
  • Hands on Arduino fundamentals of C programming, about Arduino IDE (Your first Arduino sketch).
  • Interfacing Sensors With Arduino Reading From Sensors.
  • Introduction to Esp8266 and interfacing of Arduino with ESP8266.
  • Creating channel for live data feed program Arduino to read and update sensor data over cloud.
  • Electronic and electrical units using Arduino, Wi-Fi and web browser.
  • Important Details

    Last Date for Registration:
    November 15th, 2019
    60 seats on first-cum-first-serve basis
    5 days, 40 hours
    Registration Fee
    Faculty Members: Rs. 1,000/-
    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: +91-8860548163
    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. Vibhav Kumar Sachan (Professor and Addl. HoD, KIET Ghaziabad)
    Dr. Parvin Kumar Kaushik (Assistant Professor, KIET Ghaziabad),
    Tel: +91-8860548163, +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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