Centre for Continuing Studies

Centre for Continuing Studies

IIITM-K has established a Centre for Continuing Studies in order to cater to the continuing education needs of various stakeholders.


  1. To conduct training programmes for practicing professionals from the industry and faculty members from academia to widen their knowledge base and upgrade their skills.
  2. To provide specialized training programs in cutting edge technologies for the industry to be competitive.
  3. To conduct skill oriented training programs for students to increase their chances of employability


Programmes to be offered under the Centre:


  1. Certificate Programs: Intensive courses in the fields of Information Technology, related technologies and Management, meeting the needs of the industry/academia to be conducted at IIITM-K. These include training programs which can enhance the employability of fresh graduates and also Professional Development Programs. These programs will be typically long term programs with a possible duration of 1 to 6 months.
  2. In-house training programs: Training programs run exclusively for a specific organization. These can be conducted at IIITM-K or at the premises of the user organization. The courses will be tailor-made for the concerned organization. Certificate of Participation will be provided at the end of the training.
  3. Faculty Development Programs: Short term training programs for teachers in colleges and other academic institutions to upgrade their skills in teaching, training and research.
  4. Skill development training programs: Short term courses (a few days to a week) for up gradation of skills in a particular technology, tool, software, hardware, etc. These may be targeted at students or employed personnel. Certificate of Participation will be provided at the end of the training.
  5. Part time courses: Diploma or Masters level courses for working Professionals conducted in the evening hours or on weekends and holidays. Credits may be accumulated by a participant and those fulfilling specific criteria may be awarded a Diploma or a Master’s Degree.

For more details visit : http://www.iiitmk.ac.in/ccs/