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'O' Level Programme
Blending Knowledge
with Skills
The NIELIT curriculum has been scientifically designed to give the students a solid foundation in Information Technology. The one-year course comprises of two semesters that are further divided into four modules. The entire course is covered in more than 500 hours - divided evenly between lectures and laboratory. In addition, atleast 20 hours of inputs will be provided in the Personality Development and Pre-Placement training which gives a competitive edge to UPTEC students in the job market.

Eligibility: 10+2   Duration: 1 year

 The Best Foundation For A Futuristic Career

The NIELIT O' level, offered by UPTEC to career conscious 10+2/undergraduates, provides necessary I.T. skills required in all career streams. It is a launching pad for lucrative careers in
'O' level leads to progressively advanced courses such as 'A' and 'B' (MCA) levels. It also lays down the foundation for premier international I.T. certifications from world leaders such as Cisco, Oracle, Red Hat and Microsoft. These certifications lead to superspecialization in high-demand niche fields of networking, database administration, open source technology and software development.
Whether one desires to superspecialize in I.T. or just needs basic I.T. skills for career-specific requirements, 'O' level becomes a must-do course for every student post 10+2.

O' level : A Must-do After 10+2

Today, Computer knowledge is a MUST for success in every  profession.
O' level teaches you computer fundamentals & provides the strong
    foundation for professional growth.
O' level is recognized by Banks for recruitment purpose.
Easy to pursue along with graduation or coaching for Banks, Medical,
    Engineering & other competitive examinations.
Can be upgraded to advanced computer courses leading to MCA Degree.
Course recognized under a joint scheme of AICTE & Deptt. of I.T., Govt.
    of India.

Programme Structure

Module No.
Title
Contact Hours
Lec
TUT/LAB
Total
 Semester - I
M1-R4
I.T. Tools and Business Systems
60
60
120
M2-R4
Internet Technology And Web Design
60
60
120
 Semester - II
M3-R4

Programming & Problem Solving Through C' Language

60
60
120
M4-R4

Application of .Net Technology

60
60
120
  Project Work  
30
  Personality Development and Pre-placement Training  
20
 
Total 
240
240
530

Subject to revision by NIELIT.
Successful students of the O' level course, pursuing A' level, will be exempted from M1-R4, M2-R4 and M3-R4 modules in the A' level examinations.

Project Work
All students are required to undertake a project involving requirement analysis and implementation relating either to conversion of an existing manual procedure to computerised work or to extension/modification of an existing computer - based or internet - based application.
A properly documented project report will have to be submitted.
The Final Examinations
These are conducted on a national basis by the NIELIT - the agency designated by Ministry of Communications & Information Technology, Government of India - twice in a year, in January and July.
The students must complete the entire course in a maximum period of five years. The final examinations are supported by continuous internal evaluation.
Evaluation

The internal assessment of academic performance is based on the evaluation of the following:-

a) Seminars/Class Participation      b) Project work      c) Tests/Quizes     d) Final examinations.

The results are provided in the form of performance grades accordingly.

80% and above      Outstanding
70%-79%               Excellent
60%-69%               Good
50%-59%               Fair
<50%                     Fail

Guidelines for the admission test

Written test will be of two hours duration and will consist of questions covering areas such as basic Mathematical concepts, Analytical ability, Quantitative aptitude, Reasoning ability, comprehension and English language. The question paper will comprise four sections as follows.

Section-1 :

English language

Section-2 :

Mathematical concepts (10th level)

Section-3 :

Analytical ability and Quantitative Aptitude

Section-4 :

English Comprehension

All Questions will be of multiple choice type with negative marking.
SAMPLE TEST PAPER

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