Cybersecurity Ethical Hacking Program by IIT Roorkee - Road to being a White Hat Hacker

In collaboration with e-learning cell, IIT Roorkee

Created By: P. Sateesh Kumar

Course Duration : 4 Months. (Next Batch Coming Soon)

₹59,999 ₹100,000

561 Ratings | 3519 Enrollments


  • Lecture Videos IITR Professors

  • Limited Period Mentorship

  • Cybersecurity Expert Talks and QnA

  • Theory and Practical Exams by IITR

What will I learn?

  • Advanced concepts of Cybersecurity

  • Social Engineering and DOS attacks

  • SQL Injections

  • Hacking various networks and platforms


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 program by 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.

Ethical hacking is a mix of sexiness and boring bits. Unlike real-life hackers, you may only have days to compromise systems. What’s more, you will be expected to document and explain your methods and findings. Penetration testing has been called one of the most frustrating jobs in the infosec field, but it’s also one of the most creative. You’ll have plenty of opportunities to employ your technical skills and you’ll almost always be thinking on your feet.

According to Payscale, the median salary for a Penetration Tester is $81,356 (2019 figures). Overall, you can expect to take home a total pay of $49,252 – $134,946.

Batches starting from 6th April 2020. The duration of the batch will be for 4 months where students will have 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.


1. Familiarity with programming concepts and algorithms
2. Knowledge of Windows, Linux and UNIX operating systems
3. Have entry-level cybersecurity certification or similar knowledge in the field


Introduction to Ethical Hacking

Footprinting and Reconnaissance

Scanning Networks


Vulnerability Analysis

System Hacking

Malware Threats


Social Engineering


Session Hijacking

Evading IDS, Firewalls, and Honeypots

Hacking Web Servers

Hacking Web Applications

SQL Injection

Hacking Wireless Networks

Hacking Mobile Platforms

IoT Hacking

Cloud Computing


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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Is there any Pre-requisite for this Course?

No, there's no pre-requisite for this course. Everything will be covered in the course, right from the scratch.