CDAC exam nature and different levels in CDAC | Eligibilities for different levels in CDAC exam
CST exam will be conducted in four levels and they are E, I, D and G. Question papers in various levels will be different from each other.
- E â€“ level:
There will be general aptitude and computer concepts papers. Candidates who are qualified in this level are eligible for PGDST, PGDIS and BCIDS courses in Goa university. MCA course can be done in NMIMS.
There will be general aptitude, computer concepts and C programming papers. People who qualify in this exam can join as software trainee or they can join in the courses which are mentioned in E-level.
- D- level
Papers in the D-Level will be dependent on general aptitude, computer organization and operating systems, C programming, data structures and algorithms. People who qualify in this level can do the courses mentioned in E- level along with PGPM â€“IT, M.Sc in IT and they can join as software engineers and for project fellowships in CDAC in Mumbai.
General aptitude, computer organization and operating systems, data structures and algorithms and two optional papers will be there. People who qualify this level can join the courses mentioned in D-level and they can join as staff scientist, assistant manager and project engineer.
Eligibility for CDAC exam in different levels
The eligibilities for various levels are different.
- E, I levels: Any bachelor degree or engineering diploma is the eligibility for E and I levels.
- D-level: B.Sc in computer science/ IT/ any bachelor degree along with 3 months or 6 months computer course/ any degree which is related with computer subjects/ three years full time diploma in computer science or computer engineering.
- G-level: Four year bachelor degree in computer science/ computer engineering/ information technology/ electronics/ telecommunications/ electrical/ instrumentation
Candidates should apply online through CDAC Mumbai website and there are different application forms for different levels. Information on CDAC syllabus and required books is given in CDAC website.