Indian Institute of Technology, Roorkee

Post Graduate Certificate in VLSI Design

Advance your career in the field of electronics engineering and develop industry-relevant skills. The 6 month programme enables students and professionals, to develop VLSI chip designing capabilities that can power new-age technologies like AI, IoT, VR, Mobility, Cloud, and Analytics.

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6 months

8-10 hours per week. May vary by student.

$1,500 / INR 1,12,500

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Top-ranked Institute of National Importance

Learn from the Continuing Education Centre at IIT Roorkee, ranked as a leading university in higher technological education, basic and applied research, and engineering. Earn a PG Certificate issued directly by IIT Roorkee [View sample certificate].

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Real world projects

Showcase your new skills with an applied industry project


Program description

Earn a post graduate certificate from a leading technical institution while developing essential skills in VLSI chip design.

Required background

A basic knowledge of circuits, electrical networks, and semiconductor devices is required to enroll in this program.



In case you missed it, the Live Q&A session with the faculty on September 10th is now available to watch. Learn more about the certificate,the curriculum, and learning outcomes directly from the faculty in this video.

Skills you will gain

  • MOS device physics
  • Digital system design
  • Analog system design
  • VLSI circuits
  • CMOS circuits
  • VLSI design
  • EDA tools
  • Embedded design
  • Analog signal design
  • VLSI analysis
  • Mixed signal design
  • Circuit simulation
  • Physical design
  • VLSI layout


With worldwide semiconductor revenue reaching $450 Billion in 2020, there is a need to design and produce highly efficient and specialized chips.

The Post Graduate Certificate in VLSI Design enables professionals to develop VLSI chip designing capabilities that can power new-age technologies like AI, IoT, VR, mobility, cloud, and analytics.

The Department of Electronics Engineering at IIT Roorkee, with its pioneering and ongoing research and training in Microelectronics and VLSI, is ideally positioned to offer this program. The programme is ideal for VLSI industry professionals who want to leverage expertise of modern tools and technologies.

5 required courses in this 6 month program

Course 1 of 6

Course 2 of 6

Course 3 of 6

Course 4 of 6

Course 5 of 6

Course 6 of 6


Frequently asked questions

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