Executive PG Programme in Software Development - Specialisation in Blockchain

Learn in-demand skills with widely recognised and valued Executive PG Programme in Software Development (Blockchain) by upGrad and IIITB. Start your journey today at Rs.10,256 per month*.

Experts from
  • India's #1 Technical
    University (Private)
    Source - India Today, 2021
  • Online
  • 13 months
    Recommended 12-15 hrs/week
  • Dec 30, 2021
    Start Date
  • 300+
    Hiring Partners
  • EMI options
    Starting at Rs. 10,256*/month
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  • Instructors
  • Syllabus
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Programme Overview

Key Highlights

  • Placement Assurance or Money Back
  • Get 4 months Executive Certification in Data Science & Machine Learning, for free.
  • Online Sessions + Live Lectures
  • World Class Faculty Members & Industry Experts
  • IIIT Bangalore Alumni Status
  • No Cost EMI Option
  • 9 Projects and Assignments
  • 10+ Programming Tools & Languages
  • Software Career Transition Bootcamp for non-tech & new coders (new)
  • Support available all days 9 AM - 9 PM IST for queries
  • High Performance Coaching (1:1)
  • Exclusive Job Opportunities Portal
  • Just-in-Time Interviews
  • AI Powered Profile Builder
  • Career Mentorship Sessions (1:1)
  • Personalised Industry Session
  • Industry Readiness Assessments
  • Top Skills You Will Learn
    Ethereum, Hyperledger Fabric, Distributed Application Development(smart contracts development, backend development, API)
  • Job Opportunities
    Blockchain Developer, Ethereum Developer, Node Js Blockchain Developer, Hyperledger Developer, Solidity Developer, JavaScript Developer, Backend Developer etc
  • Target Audience
    Software Developers, IT Professionals, Engineers, Analysts, Technical Leads
  • Minimum Eligibility
    Bachelor’s Degree with 50% or equivalent passing marks. Prior knowledge, hands-on coding is recommended.

Best-in-class content by leading faculty and industry leaders in the form of videos, cases and projects

Programming Languages and Tools Covered

Executive PG Programme from IIIT Bangalore

Receive the prestigious Executive PG Programme from IIIT Bangalore. It is India's #1 Technical University (Private) as per the survey of India Today, 2021.

  • Earn Executive PGP from IIITB & join the global pool of accomplished Alumni & Industry Experts.
  • Receive hands on exposure to industry relevant case studies and assignments.
  • Future proof your career with upGrad's - Placement Assurance or Money Back.
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Instructors and Experts

Learn from India’s leading Blockchain faculty and industry leaders


Best-in-class content by leading faculty and industry leaders in the form of videos, cases and projects, assignments and live sessions
  • Prep
    • 2 Weeks
  • Toolkit for Experiential Learning
    • 3 Weeks
  • Experiential Learning
    • 4 Weeks
  • OOD + Software Engineering
    • 4 Weeks
  • Data Structures and Algorithms
    • 9 Weeks
  • Pre-requisites
    • 2 Weeks
  • Blockchain: Basics and Applications
    • 8 weeks
  • Building a distributed application on Hyperledger Fabric
    • 7 weeks
  • Architecting Blockchain Applications (Delivered Live)
    • 7 weeks
  • Capstone Project
    • 4 weeks
  • 500+
    Hours of Content
  • 9
    Projects and Assignments
  • 45+
    Live Sessions
  • 10+
    Tools and Softwares
  • “upGrad reserves the right to modify, amend or change the structure of module delivery & the curriculum, after due consensus with the University partner.”

Industry Projects

Learn through real-life industry projects sponsored by top companies across industries

    • Finance - Decentralized KYC Process for Banks (Ethereum)
      KYC for the customers can be immutably stored and accesses from the Blockcha...
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    • Real Estate - Land records and Property Registration (Hyperledger )
      The government can utilise the feature set of blockchain to reduce the diffi...
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    • Supply chain and Logistics
      This case study is based on the Reliance Group of industries and how they wo...
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    Benefits with upGrad
    Strong hand-holding with dedicated support to help you master Blockchain.
    • Learning Support
      Industry Expert Guidance
      • Interactive Live Sessions with leading industry experts covering curriculum + advanced topics
      • Personalised Industry Session in small groups (of 10-12) with industry experts to augment program curriculum with customized industry based learning
      Student Support
      • Available all days 9 AM - 9 PM IST
      • For urgent queries, use the Call Back option on the platform
    • Career Mentorship Sessions (1:1)
      • Get mentored by an experienced industry expert and receive personalised feedback to achieve your desired outcome
      High Performance Coaching (1:1)
      • Get a dedicated career coach after the program to help track your career goals, coach you on your profile, and support you during your career transition journey
      AI Powered Profile Builder
      • Obtain specific, AI powered inputs on your resume and Linkedin structure along with content on real time basis
      Interview Preparation
      • Get access to Industry Experts and discuss any queries before your interview
      • Career bootcamps to refresh your technical concepts and improve your soft skills
    • upGrad Opportunities
      • upGrad Elevate: Virtual hiring drive giving you the opportunity to interview with upGrad's 300+ hiring partners
      • Job Opportunities Portal: Gain exclusive access to upGrad's Job Opportunities portal which has 100+ openings from upGrad's hiring partners at any given time
      • Be the first to know vacancies to gain an edge in the application process
      • Connect with companies that are the best match for you
    • Networking & Learning Experience
      • Live Discussion forum for peer to peer doubt resolution monitored by technical experts
      • Peer to peer networking opportunities with a alumni pool of 10000+
      • Lab walkthroughs of industry-driven projects
      • Weekly real-time doubt clearing sessions
      Industry Readiness Assessments
      • Industry oriented tests which are prepared and validated by domain experts for continuous evaluation and improvement

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    Student Placement (Career Transition Bootcamp)

  • Learn skills to help you transition to Software Development roles (SD1, SD2, SD3, Senior Software Engineer, Senior Software Developer)

  • Personalized content basis your level of knowledge

  • Personalised Industry Session (1:1) with Industry Experts

  • Additional Industry Readiness Assessments

  • Exhaustive list of Interview Questions curated from Top Companies such as Amazon, Google & Microsoft

  • Relevant for preliminary rounds of interview in Tech Companies

  • Get Data Structures & Algorithm Bootcamp Completion Certificate from upGrad

  • Student Placement (Career Transition Bootcamp)

    Career Impact

    Personalised Industry Session
    Sessions by an industry expert for a small group of 10-12 learners with similar profiles to discuss real life applications of concepts and personalised coaching.
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    High Performance Coaching
    Get a dedicated career coach to help you stay on track to achieve your career goals, coach you on your profile, and support you in your career journey.
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    Career Mentorship Sessions (1:1)
    Get personalised career landscaping from experts to chart out best opportunities
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    Interview Preparation
    Support in polishing your hard skills and soft skills for interview preparation
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    Programme Fee - Indian Residents
    Rs. 2,99,000 (incl. taxes)
    Starting at Rs. 10,256/month*
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    • No cost EMI options available.

    Empowering learners of tomorrow

    Over 2,300 students have completed this course and started working at their dream job, whats stopping you?

    What's Included in the Price
    • Programme for working professionals, without disturbing their personal or professional life.
    • Exclusive content access in Certification in Data Science & Machine Learning, for free.
    • One-on-One Industry Mentorship
    • Placement Assurance or get your money back
    • Dedicated Student support team from upGrad
    • Learn from world class faculty with a blend of strong academics, rich industry experience & extensive foreign exposure.
    • Hiring opportunities from Tech Mahindra, Wipro, Bosch, IBM, IBM, R3, Walmart, Amazon, Binance, Matic Network, Koinearth,, etc.
    • upGrad 360 degree career support in terms of High Performance Coaching(1:1), Just-in-Time Interviews, AI Powered Profile Builder, Personalised Industry Session, etc.

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