Cybersecurity Essentials Program by IIT Roorkee - Start your career in Cybersecurity

In collaboration with e-learning cell, IIT Roorkee

Created By: P. Sateesh Kumar

Course Duration : 3 Months (Next Batch : 01st December 2019) (Only 75 seats. Filling Fast)

₹39,999 ₹100,000


  • Lecture Videos IITR Professors & Limited Period Mentorship

  • Certification by IIT Roorkee

  • Cybersecurity Expert Talks and QnA

  • Theory and Practical Exams by IITR

What will I learn?

  • Concepts of Security systems

  • Concepts of Ethical hacking

  • Familiarity with the real cyber world risks

  • Able to handle and administer security system of an entire organisation


Indian Institute of Technology, Roorkee (IITR) is one of the top engineering institutes in the country providing the world with top-rated professionals of their field.
With this Cybersecurity course from IITR in association with Eckovation, the institute is taking a step to provide world-class security professionals for the IT industry by preparing you for it.

A Security Administrator is basically the point man/woman for cybersecurity systems. Although job descriptions vary widely, you will often be in charge of installing, administering and troubleshooting your organization’s security solutions.
According to Payscale, the median salary for a Security Administrator is $65,048 per year (2019 figures). Overall, you can expect to take home a total pay of $42,852 – $97,609.

The duration of the batch will be for 3 months where students will access to lectures by IITR Professors and Cybersecurity experts teaching you all you need to learn to start your career in Cybersecurity. QnA and mentorship will be provided for the said duration by IIT alumni and TAs. 


  • Familiar with programming concepts and algorithms
  • Knowledge of Windows, Linus and UNIX operating systems

Payment Options:
1. You can pay via Bank EMIs and get attractive discounts
2. You can pay via FlexiPay EMIs. Rs. 15,000 in 3 monthly EMIs or Rs. 21,000 in 2 monthly EMIs


Fundamentals of CyberSecurity

    Introduction to Ethical Hacking

      Security Engineering

        Cloud Security

          Risk Management

            About Instructors

            P. Sateesh Kumar

            Associate Professor, CSE, IIT Roorkee | Ph.D, CSE, 2010

            Currently, working as an Associate Professor in Computer Science and Engineering Department in IIT Roorkee , he is an expert in cybersecurity and with areas of work in cloud computing, network security, bahevioral analysis, anomaly detection, DDoS detection, etc.

            He is has co-authored "Cloud Computing Systems and Applications in Healthcare," in IGI Publisher, 2017 and "Security and Storage Issues in the Cloud Environment," Springer Nature, 2018 

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            Where do I attend these live classes?

            You can attend these classes from anywhere on your laptop with an internet connection. You can join the class through a link shared to all the students before the beginning of the class.

            How do I enroll in the course?

            You can directly click on the Enroll Now button given above to start the enrolment process.

            What is the payment structure?

            The payment for the course can be made through Credit Card, Debit Card, Net Banking. One can either complete the process with direct on-time payment or with equal monthly instalments.

            What does seat booking or token amount mean?

            Seat booking or token amount is a non-refundable amount to be paid to book your slot in the batch so that you can pay the total fee on later due date and not worry about missing the batch seat, which are on first come first serve basis.

            What should I expect once the enrollment is complete?

            Once the enrolment is done, you will receive an email from Eckovation stating all the directions of how to proceed further and what to expect before and during the course.

            What if I miss a class?

            All the lectures will be available for the students to view in Eckovation platform after the class is over. However, you will not be able to ask direct questions to the Professor or TAs for that class.

            Is there any attendance or minimum score policy for the course?

            Yes, the minimum attendance policy for the course is 60% and minimum marks for successful course completion is 40%.

            What if I do not want to continue the course after I have made my payment?

            If you do not wish to continue the course you can ask for a refund within 7days of payment or commencement of the course, whichever is later. For Instalments, once the refund deadline is over, there won’t be any refunds, including future pending EMIs.

            How much time do I have for completing my final project?

            The course lectures will be for 8 months. You will have 2 months duration after that to submit your final project for evaluation.

            How will the placement assistance work?

            The placement assistance will be provided to the students who successfully complete the course. We will help you build your resume as per the course's job profile, take mock interview sessions and get you interviews in various companies.