Two-Week Faculty Development Programme on BlockChain Technology and its Applications (8 July 2019 to 17 July 2019)
(Sponsored by ICPS Division of DST, Govt. of India)
The objective of this BCTA-2019 is to bring together experts from various domains to explore the
current state of the art of block chains, approaches for developing and interrelating Blockchain
technology and increasing issues concerning Blockchain enabled security and privacy of personal data use. This
FDP is to provide participants with understandings of various methodologies, techniques, and tools related to Blockchain Technology.
One can also download brochure from here Brochure
About the Department
The Department of Computer Science and Engineering
at the National Institute of Technology Hamirpur was
established in 1989. The mission of the Department is
to impart high-quality graduate and undergraduate education and carry out leading-edge research in various
disciplines of Computer Science & Engineering. The
Department offers B.Tech, M.Tech and Dual-Degree
degree programs. The Department also offers Ph.D. in
the research areas such as Cloud Computing, Machine
Learning, Computer Vision, Network Security, Wireless Sensor Networks, NLP, and various other domains.
The Department is actively involved in organizing various technical events, expert talks, and workshops for
all round development of its students and faculty members.
About the Institution
National Institute of Technology Hamirpur is one of
the premier institutions of India. It was established
in 1986 as Regional Engineering College, a joint and
cooperative enterprise of the Government of India and
Government of Himachal Pradesh. The Institute was
declared as an Institute of National Importance under
the Act of Parliament in 2007. NIT Hamirpur was
ranked as the best NIT in terms of infrastructure by
the World Bank in 2007 and also most beautiful campus in India. It offers Graduate, Postgraduate, and
Doctorate Education in Engineering, Architecture, Sciences, Humanities, Social Sciences, and Management.
The Institute emphasizes basic and applied research by
maintaining close interaction with the relevant industries and organizations. For more detail, please visit:
About the FDP
The Department of Computer Science and Engineering,
National Institute of Technology Hamirpur is organizing
two weeks National level Faculty Development Programme
(FDP) on Blockchain Technologies and its Applications
(BCTA 2019) sponsored by the Interdisciplinary Cyber Physical System (ICPS) Division of Department of Science & Technology (DST), Govt.of India. Distinguished
academicians, faculty members, research scholars, undergraduate, and graduate students are invited to attend this
This FDP covers various concepts of Cryptography, Distributed System, Cryptocurrency, Blockchain Mining, Advances in Blockchain and its Applications, Blockchain Software and their uses, Practical Demonstration on Ethereaum followed by Live Project work for the participants.
This FDP comprises of theory as well as hands-on sessions
in the area of security and Blockchain. 50% of the course is
designed for theory, use–case demonstrations, and research oriented discussion, which shall be helpful in understanding
the of the process and the remaining 50% for practical implementation using Ethereaum.
25 June 2019
Last Date for Application:
05 July 2019
Date of Reporting:
06 July 2019
Start of FDP:
08 July 2019
End of FDP:
17 July 2019
Schedule and Content
The course content is designed for the faculty/PhD/PG students to motivate them in
learning various tools and techniques of Blockchain with Hands-on sessions. Broadly,the course contents are as follows:
Distributed Applications , Hyperledger and Lab (conti...)
Hyperledger/Golang and Application Development
Project & Lab (conti...)
Complete schdule of 2 week FDP can be downloaded from here Schedule
How to Apply
Fill the given Registration form to apply:Registration Form(Google Sign-in is required for document uploading.) *one current photograph,ID proof,Caste certificate(in case of SC/ST candidate) and Bonafide certificate(dully signed by respective institute/orgnisation).
Format of the Bonafide Certifcate can be downloaded from here Certifcate
Maximum Number of Participants: 30
(Selection on the basis of first come first served)
Registration Fee: Nil.
Accommodation: Free Accommodation will be provided in the Campus’s Hostels on sharing basis.
Food Facility: Free break fast, lunch, and dinner will
be provided during FDP program to all the participants.
Participants should carry their own Laptops for hands-
Travelling Allowance: Train and Bus fare to the extent of Rs. 2000 shall be reimbursed on producing the
valid travel tickets.
How to Reach
The campus is situated at Anu in Hamirpur district of Himachal Pradesh and is 3 kms from the
main bus stand of Hamirpur on (NH-70). The city of
Hamirpur is well connected with the rest of the country
by road. Hamirpur is at a distance of about 480 kms from
Nearest broad gauge train head is at Una
(Himachal Pradesh), at a distance of 80 kms from Hamirpur. Una is well linked to all parts of India and journey is
of nine hours from Old Delhi Railway Station. Taxi/Bus
services are available from Hamirpur to Una.
NIT Hamirpur is around 4 kilometers away from Hamirpur bus stand.IndianRailways
Gaggal (Dharamshala) about 85 kms from Hamirpur.
Chandigarh about 220 kms from Hamirpur.
For more information, please visit the website for more details.AirIndia
If you have any question that are beyond the scope of this documentation, feel free contact us at :
Dr. Chandrashekar Jatoth
Dept. of CSE, NIT Hamirpur
Email: firstname.lastname@example.org Mobile: +91 8897741409
Patron Prof. Vinod Yadava
Chairperson Dr. Kamlesh Dutta
(HoD, Dept. of CSE, NITH)
Coordinator Dr. Chandrashekar Jatoth
Local Committee Dr. Narottam Chand
Dr. T.P. Sharma
Dr. Siddhartha Chauhan
Dr. Naveen Chauhan
Dr. Pardeep Singh
Er. Rajeev Kumar
Er. Nitin Gupta
Dr. Lokesh Chouhan
Dr. Nagendra Pratap Singh
Dr. Dharmendra Prasad Mahato
Dr. Basant Subba
Dr. Prakash Choudhary
Mr. Pradeep Thakur