The Program is led by collaborative Faculty from Academia, Industry, and Leading Institutions.
Kannan Srinathan is an Assistant Professor at International Institute of Information Technology, Hyderabad. He is an expert in the field of Cryptography and Security. He has a Ph.D. from IIT, Madras.
Sujit is an Assistant Professor at International Institute of Information Technology, Hyderabad. He is an expert in the field of Game Theory, Mechanism Design, Machine Learning, Cryptography, and AI applications. He has a Ph.D. from IISC, Bangalore.
Sunil is the author of the book "Bitcoin Magnet." He is a leading Blockchain expert and has been advising Startups and their ICOs over the last six years. He has two decades of experience in teaching, research and startup consulting.
Blockchain COE at Tech Mahindra since February, 2014. Previously, he worked for IBM at Houston, TX USA for five years from 2008 onwards and with Oracle since 2004 and other assignments at L&T Infotech, Syntel and e-Touch Systems.
Shalmali is the Lab Mentor for the Blockchain Program. Over the last 2.5 years, Shalmali is involved in research related to Blockchain and other areas including Bitcoin Ecosystem, Ethereum, Smart Contracts, Implementation of Dapp and Hyperledger.
Harsh Patel is the Blockchain Architect at Metabase, a new platform with a scalable PoW mechanism. He is one of the foremost experts in Distributed Consensus Systems in India. He has done other blockchain ventures known as Project Mandi, Flake Protocol and Project Algorythmix.
If you are keen to be part of the Blockchain revolution seeking to move into this disruptive space, want to position yourself for the high-end projects in your organisation or keen to build a disruptive startup, you will find this Program useful. This Program is best suited for Developers, Analysts, Product Managers, Project Managers, Tech Entrepreneurs, Leaders and Enthusiasts with more than 1 year software development experience.
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Special Scholarships are available for:
Hyderabad Next Cohort: January 2019
No, this is an intensive Certification Program and no placement support will be offered.
The global Blockchain ecosystem is extremely keen to find well-qualified talent in these hot technology areas. Since there is a limited supply of such talent, you will get multiple opportunities to upgrade your career.
This Program is not intended for freshers starting an IT career. It is to serve as an entry point for working professionals into the field of Blockchain Technologies.
You will be able to build and deploy Blockchain technology based applications at your workplace.
The Program Format includes Master Lectures, Mentored Labs, Group Projects, Hackathon, and Online Forums.
Weekend Contact Program | 10 Weeks - Sat & Sun | 10am to 5pm
While the strength for Lab Exercise will be limited to 50 Participants supported by a Mentor, Masterclass will have a strength of 100 Participants.
The Program is intended for software professionals with at least a year of programming experience.
Only working professionals with minimum 1 year of experience can apply for the Program. Once you have applied, our screening team will review your application and get back to you.
You have to be physically present at the location for the Masterclass and Labs respectively. So only if you can travel every weekend to Hyderabad, will you be eligible for the Program.
Hyderabad Next Cohort: January 2019
You can join in 4 easy steps:
The Program fee is ₹2,00,000/-. However, for Early Bird & other Offers, see details on the fee page.
Option 1: Own Sources (Net Banking / Credit Card / Debit Card / UPI)
Option 2: Interest-based 9-24 Month Credit Card EMI Scheme available with major Banks
Program Fee is non-refundable and non-transferable.
Interest-based 9-24 Month Credit Card EMI Scheme available with major Banks. See details on this page.
There are Scholarships for Women, Youth, Alumni, Startups, and Groups. See details on this page
A late fee is applicable for a delay in payment of balance fee:
Delay of up to 5 days - ₹3,000/-
Delay of 5-10 days - ₹5,000/-
Delay beyond 10 days - fee paid will be forfeited
The Program will be conducted at International Institute of Information Technology Gachibowli, Hyderabad 500 032 and TalentSprint PSR Prime Tower, Gachibowli, Hyderabad 500032
No, this is an instructor-led Program. The Program also utilizes an LMS where additional material, videos, assignments, etc., will be hosted, which is online and can be accessed 24x7.
The lab sessions will be mentored by experienced Blockchain Practitioners and Researchers.
Yes, one can attend the Lab exercises from home depending on your degree of comfort with the planned exercises. IIIT-H Blockchain CoE and TalentSprint will be providing mentors for assistance so you can opt to come over or work on your own.
It is recommended that one should not miss a class as 75% attendance is mandatory. In case it is unavoidable, one will have access to an unedited version of the video recording of the class in the LMS, by the end of the day. The edited version will be posted to the LMS by end of day on every Tuesday.
Being an intensive Program, it is not recommended to miss any lab session as 75% attendance is mandatory. In case a lab session is missed due to unavoidable circumstances, exercises are available on a cloud platform which can be accessed from home but facilitated lab sessions will not be available on the cloud platform so it is recommended to not miss any of these sessions.
The Program is planned to have continuous assessment. The final grade will be determined on the basis of the best 25 scores out of 40 assignments.
Yes, the Participants are required to carry their personal laptops. Exercises will be conducted on a cloud based platform.
You will have access to the LMS for a minimum period of 12 months from Program commencement.
IIIT-H Blockchain CoE and TalentSprint plan to announce a series of advanced programs soon.