Executive PG Program
in Software Development

Learn in-demand skills and grow your Software Development career with IIIT Bangalore.

  • 85+ Countries
    Learner Base
  • Online
  • 3
  • 13 Months
    Recommended 15 hrs/week
  • Jan 30, 2022
    Start Date
  • USD 4,399
    Program Fee
  • Instructors
  • Syllabus
  • Default
  • Projects
  • Benefits
  • Careers
  • Fees
  • Refer & Earn

Program Overview

Key Highlights

  • Online Sessions + Live Lectures
  • 4 Months Content Access in Data Science & Machine Learning, for free
  • World Class Faculty Members & Industry Experts
  • IIIT Bangalore Alumni Status
  • 30+ Case Studies and Projects
  • 30+ Programming Languages & Tools
  • upGrad 360° Career Support
  • Student Support available all day for your convenience (24*7). For urgent queries, use the Call Back option on the platform
  • Software Career Transition Bootcamp for non-tech & new coders (new)

Three unique specialisations to choose from:
1. Full Stack Development
2. Cloud Backend Development
3. Cyber Security


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

  • Top Skills You Will Learn
    Software development using launguages like Java & Python & specialize in any of the mentioned fields
  • Advance Your Career
    Data Engineer, Big Data Developer, Big Data Engineer, Big Data Architect, Software Developer.
  • Who Is This Course For?
    Software Developers, IT Professionals, Engineers, Analysts, Freshers wanting to kick-start career in software development.
  • Minimum Eligibility
    Bachelor's Degree with 50% or equivalent passing marks is mandatory (Engineering is preferred). No coding experience required.

Programming Languages and Tools Covered

Executive PG Program from IIIT Bangalore

Complete all the courses successfully to obtain this prestigious recognition from IIIT Bangalore. (Three Specializations)

  • Earn Diploma from IIIT B & join the global pool of accomplished Alumni & Industry Experts.
  • Receive hands on exposure to industry relevant case studies and assignments.
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World Class Faculties & Industry Experts


Best-in-class content by leading faculty and industry leaders in the form of videos, cases and projects, assignments and live sessions
  • Preparatory Course
    • 2 Weeks
  • Toolkit for Experiential Learning
    • 3 Weeks
  • Experiential Learning
    • 4 Weeks
  • OOD + Software Engineering
    • 4 Weeks
  • Data Structures and Algorithms
    • 10 Weeks
  • 400+
    Hours of Content
  • 30+
    Case Study and Projects
  • 10+
    Live Sessions
  • 30+
    Tools and Softwares


You can choose any one specialization, based on your interest.

  • Full Stack Development
  • Cloud Backend Development
  • Cyber Security
  • Topics Covered

    Full Stack Development
    • 7.5 Months
    User interfaces & Frontend Development
    Backend Development
    Software Architecture and Deployment
    Capstone Project
  • Topics Covered

    Cloud Backend Development
    • 7.5 Months
    Distributed Systems & Cloud Databases
    Design & Development of Microservices
    Serverless Development and Deployment of Cloud-Native Applications
    Capstone Project
  • Topics Covered

    Cyber Security
    • 7.5 Months
    Information Security and Applied Cryptography
    Network Security in Ethical Hacking
    Application Security in Ethical Hacking and Advanced Concepts in Cyber Security
    Capstone Project


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Industry Projects

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

  • Engage in collaborative projects and learn from peers
  • Mentoring by industry experts to learn and apply better
  • Personalised subjective feedback on your submissions to facilitate improvement
  • Project OOPs
    The aim of the project is to apply one’s knowledge of OOP to build a simpler...
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  • Secure Programming
    Secure Programming - Identify and cover different flaws occur while writing ...
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  • Project Scribbler
    Project aims at creation of the front-end of a blogging website using HTML, ...
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  • Real Time data processing
    Build an end-to-end real-time data processing application using Spark Stream...
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  • Credit Card Fraud Detection
    Develop an end-to-end big data solution for detecting credit card frauds in ...
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  • Fully Automated Deployment
    Project revolving around the Fully Automated Deployment aspect of DevOps.
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  • Cloud as Platform
    Use various AWS managed services to design and develop a web application.
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  • Pharma Supply Chain
    Build a blockchain solution for pharmaceutical supply chain management to ta...
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  • Applied Cryptography
    Use cryptographic and encryption techniques for computer security.
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  • Database APIs
    Use the Java API provided by a SQL & a NoSQL database and integrate them in ...
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  • Building Applications Microservices
    Take a service based approach and develop an cloud-native application using ...
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The upGrad Advantage
Strong hand-holding with dedicated support to help you master Big Data
  • Learning Support
    Industry Mentors
    • Receive unparalleled guidance from industry mentors, teaching assistants and graders
    • Receive one-on-one feedback on submissions and personalised feedbacks on improvement
    Student Support
    • Student Support available all day for your convenience (24*7)
    • For urgent queries, use the Call Back option on the platform.
  • Q&A Forum
    • Timely doubt resolution by industry experts and peers
    • 100% Expert-verified responses to ensure quality learning
    Expert Feedback
    • Personalised expert feedback on assignments and projects
    • Regular live sessions by experts to clarify concept related doubts
  • Industry Networking
    • Live sessions by experts on various industry topics
    • One-on-one discussion and feedback sessions with industry mentors

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

  • 1:1 Mentorship Sessions with Industry Experts

  • Additional Employability Tests

  • 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

  • Career Transition Bootcamp
    Program Fee
    USD 4,399
    • This price applies for payment in installments. An exclusive upGrad scholarship applicable for upfront payments.

    Empowering learners of tomorrow

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

    How You Benefit From This Program
    • Three specializations to choose from & excel in your software development career.
    • Exclusive content access in Certification in Data Science & Machine Learning, for free.
    • An exclusive student mentor to monitor and guide you throughout the learning phase.
    • Learn from world class faculty with a blend of strong academics, rich industry experience & extensive foreign exposure.
    • upGrad 360 degree career support in terms of resume building, career mentors, mock interviews etc.

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