Sensor tech is central to numerous new-age applications across diverse sectors - agriculture, healthcare, smart city, manufacturing, automotive, energy, traffic management, environmental monitoring, and beyond.
The current sensors industry is supported by the evolution and industrial applications of the IoT, which has uplifted the market in recent years, credited with providing precise measurements and data collection. Alongside this, the prevailing dominance of AI is significantly driving the growth of the sensors industry. As AI, IoT, and sensors are often used together, development in one is intricately linked with another.
Sensor technology is not just a passing trend but has become increasingly integral to how we live and work. Building expertise in sensor tech now can help you stay ahead of the curve and remain adaptable and future-proof.
The PG Level Advanced Certification Programme in Sensor Technologies is designed to help you capitalise on growth opportunities in the sensor technology space.
IISc offers India’s most sought-after research-based education in areas like Micro & Nano Electronics, Sensortech, Semiconductor Technologies, and VLSI Design. This programme is designed by experts teaching at the institution’s Division of Electrical, Electronics, & Computer Sciences. What professionals will learn during the programme is evidence of research-oriented training curated from the expert industry and research experiences.
Delivered in a LIVE and Interactive online format, the programme has the potential to strengthen your fundamentals, keep you updated on new industry developments, and bridge the knowledge gap prevailing in the sensor tech industry. Participants attending this programme can benefit from the following
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The programme will be taught by renowned experts bearing academic accreditation from top institutions worldwide. Meet the faculty here
The programme will be delivered in an interactive online format, retaining effectiveness while maintaining safety. The format uniquely combines the benefits of an in-class programme with the flexibility and safety of online learning.
Benefits of in-class delivery
Flexibility and additional value of online learning
The programme will be delivered on TalentSprint's patent-pending iPearl.ai, a leading digital learning platform of choice used for programs offered by the likes of Google, IIM Calcutta, IIT Hyderabad, IISc, and IIT Kanpur, to name a few.
Your peer group will include tech professionals working across industries where sensors find their profound use. The line-up will also witness entrepreneurs working on smart city driven projects.
This is an expertise-building programme for experienced professionals. You will be certified by IISc, World’s #1 Research University.
A certificate of successful completion is provided upon meeting all program requirements. IISc carries out all examinations and evaluations related to the certification.
The programme format with LIVE Interactive Sessions, Industry Sessions, Quizzes, Mini Projects, and Assignments enables a conducive environment to network with your peers in the cohort. Most participants can continue to network even after the cohort by using the alumni portal.
As an Institution of Eminence, IISc enjoys considerable autonomy. Certificate programs the institution offers to working professionals, such as this programme, are governed and fully approved by the IISc Centre for Continuing Education. The program complies with all the relevant regulations applicable.
All participants must execute, before the start of the programme, an agreement that consists of the standard programme Terms and Conditions. It has the following components:
IISc conducts the selection process for the programme. Candidates will be selected based on the details of their education, work experience, and a statement of purpose submitted by them along with the application.
*Scanned copies to be submitted within 7 days
i) Education Certificate
ii) Experience Letter/Latest Pay Slip
**Selection for the programme will be done by IISc and is strictly based on the education, work experience, and motivation of the participants.
You will explore the evolving space of sensor technology from application, design, and fabrication to its real-world applications. The curriculum spotlights designing and fabricating Micro-electromechanical Systems (MEMS) Sensors, Finite Element Method (FEM), Multiphysics simulations, sensor interfacing, and electronic system design. The learning modules are as follows:
Module 1: Introduction to Sensors
Module 2: Sensor Technologies
Module 3: MEMS Sensor Fundamentals
Module 4: MEMS Sensor Fabrication Techniques
Module 5: Numerical Simulation of Sensors & Actuators using COMSOL Multiphysics
Module 6: Sensors & Analog Circuits
Module 7: Electronic System Development for Sensors
Module 8: Industry-Specific Applications of MEMS Sensors
Module 9: Advanced Topics and Future Trends
The programme starts in January 2024.
The programme will be delivered through faculty-led interactive live sessions on TalentSprint’s ipearl.ai. These online sessions will be held at a schedule convenient for working professionals. Participants can interact with the faculty through video, audio, and chat. They will also be able to chat with fellow programme participants during online sessions.
As per the programme norms, participants have to maintain at least 75% of attendance during the program. Going by the curriculum, it is recommended that participants maintain attendance for enriched learning. In unavoidable circumstances, one can access the recorded lectures on our platform to cover up for the missed sessions.
The programme includes continuous formative and summative assessments. The final scores will be determined based on the sum of the scores of various assessments.
Yes, participants are required to have their laptops.
Reading material (pre/post session) will be shared regularly through the Online Learning Management System. The access will be available for 1 year from the date of the commencement of the programme.
A certificate of successful completion is provided upon completion of all requirements of the program. All examinations and evaluations related to the certification are carried out by IISc.
Yes, flexible EMI options enable you to pay the programme fee in instalments. Please contact your RM to know the details of the schemes available.
No, the application fee is non-refundable.
No. The programme fee is non-refundable and non-transferable under any circumstances.
Professionals have multiple options for funding.
We have also observed that the commitment levels were higher among self-funding participants.
ipearl.ai (Interactive Platform for Experiential and Remote Learning) is created by TalentSprint’s engineering team led by our Chief Technology Officer, an IIT Kanpur alumni. The platform integrates best-in-class open-source technologies and SaaS services and perfected them over the last seven years.
When this platform was built, we intended to offer it to our partners and customers for digital learning and delivery. Since 2013, the platform has been extensively used by IIM Calcutta, IIT Kanpur, IIIT Hyderabad, and IIT Hyderabad, and many more of our customers and partners. More than 300,000 students have used this platform, which is reputed for user experience, quality, and scale.
This feature-rich platform has become so popular that some of our partners now use it for their academic needs.
The tried and tested direct-to-device platform enables 24 x 7 learning for its users. Some key benefits of the platform are:
A comparative study of iPearl.ai against Canvas, Impartus, Moodle, Google Classroom, Microsoft Teams, and Zoom was conducted. Features in the following categories were compared:
Do not worry. If you miss a session, you will be given access to view the recorded version soon.
The PG Level Advanced Certification Programme in Sensor Technologies will be delivered by IISc’s Centre for Continuing Education (CCE). CCE offers courses suitably designed to meet the requirements of various target groups - aspiring research scientists, graduate engineers, and young professionals, enabling them to grow into competent managers of technology-intensive organizations. For more information, visit http://cce.iisc.ac.in.*Based on the metric of Citations per Faculty