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Accelerated Blockchain Competency Development (ABCD) Programme

Attached following are some of the frequently asked Questions and our responses to the same. Please feel free to call us at 0471-2700-812/813 or write to us at bcinfo@ictkerala.org, for more details.

Who can apply for this course?

Graduate or Diploma holders from any streams with +2 equivalent Mathematics and Computer Science knowledge can apply. Students who are awaiting results can also apply.

What is the Age Limit for applying to this course?

Age Limit of up to 50 years is set for the programme (Working professionals)

What are subjects covered for Entrance Test?

Numerical Ability, Logical Reasoning, Verbal reasoning and Computer Science Fundamentals. The level of difficulty will be of +2 level

The core topics covered are :-

  • Analytical Ability and Logical Reasoning
  • Attention to Detail
  • Computer Fundamentals
  • Operating Systems
  • Networking
  • RDBMS
  • SDLC
  • Algorithms & Programming Fundamentals
  • Design / System Architecture

Will the Fees (Entrance Fees , Course Fees ) refundable?

The Entrance Fees and Course Fees are Non-Refundable

What is the duration of the courses ?

Full stack course

Course Effort: 124 Hrs (Graduates and Students in classroom); 66 Hrs for working Professionals (through online; on weekends)

Blockchain course

Blockchain Associate: 30 Hrs

Blockchain Developer: 90 Hrs

Both will be on regular basis for Graduated Youths and will be on weekends for Students.

Blockchain Architect: 330 Hrs (full time Internship mode for all participants)

Does working professionals /Students have an Online option ?

For Students, the courses will be offered by a select set of colleges. Pls get in touch with them for more details

For working Professionals , Fullstack course is conducted through Online and through weekend Contact classes; Blockchain Associate and Blockchain Developer course will be on weekends

However, the Blockchain Architect module is internship based and will be on full time basis only

For Students, what are the next step for registration to the course?

We have stopped registering students for the course as the courses will be offered to the students only through selected colleges. Students are requested to go through their colleges for enrolment to courses

I have experience in MEAN Stack - do I need to still go through your Fullstack Course?

If you have 2+ years of experience in MEAN Stack , Javascript and Python Programming , you can skip the Fullstack Developer course and attend directly our FSD Certification test. Once you clear it , you can register directly to the Blockchain Training programme

The fees for entrance is Rs 400/-, but why are you charging Rs 1400/-

Yes, the fees for Student Entrance Test is Rs 400/- only. However, in order to ensure that your seat is booked, an advance of Rs 1000/- is added to the entrance fees, at the time of registration. This Rs 1000/- will be adjusted against your course fees. If , due to any reasons you do not qualify for the entrance test , we shall refund the course fee advance of Rs 1000/- (after deducting any applicable service charges)

Is there a fee scholarship scheme as part of the course ?

Yes, if you are studying or Graduate and yet to start working, you will be eligible for our fee discount scholarships provided your age is 25 and below. If you score more than 60 % on Students Entrance Test (SET) you will get around 70% fee discount for Fullstack Developer course . Similarly if you score more than 60 % in FSD Certification , you will be eligible for similar discounts for BC developer course . Please note, there will be no fee waiver for BC Architect module.

Where will the Entrance test be conducted?

Depending on the number of registrations , there will be exam centres in each districts in Kerala . If the number of students are less for a centre, it will be combined with another nearby district centre. The exam centre details will be notified to the candidates in their registered email at least 5 days before the test

Where will be the Classrooms for the programme?

Fullstack developer training will be conducted in the ICT Academy Learning centres across 10 districts in Kerala (except for Idukki, Wayanad, Pathanamthitta,Kasargod).

Depending on the demand, we shall setup centres in the other districts as well.

For Blockchain training , the courses are planned to be offered in TVM, Kollam, Ernakulam, Kozhikode, Thrissur locations. We will increase the centres based on the demand

If the number of qualified students are less, a classroom will get combined with a nearby batch and will be notified ahead of the start of class.

Do you offer certificate for the programme ?

Yes. Full Stack Developer Certificate is issued by ICTAK and KDISC (Govt. of Kerala)

BlockChain Certificate will be issued by Kerala Blockchain Academy & KDISC (Govt. of Kerala)

Will there be a placement assistance for the programme?

No direct placement assistance is provided as part of the programme. However, the qualified participant database will be shared with our partner organisations in the Industry for their consideration

Can non-Keralites apply for the programme ?

Yes, the programme is open for anyone, who can attend the classes in the various locations in Kerala. However, the Govt. of Kerala, fee discount scheme is available only for Students and Graduates who are not working, from Kerala

What are the Job prospects for the programme

Fullstack and Python Programming are very much in demand for the industry now.

Blockchain is an emerging technology and industry is yet to get ready for the projects and hence the demand and supply is low. However, in the next 8 – 10 months, we believe there will be a huge demand for Blockchain developers in the country.

Lot of projects are being formed in the US and Europe on Blockchain , which are likely to pick up in the next few months.

By attending the course , you will be able to apply for the current and future demands of the industry – in a way , we are preparing you for the next 5 years of employment opportunity in the Country !

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