PGD Metro

PG Certificate / Diploma in Signalling and Communication Management for Railways and Metro


These certificate / diploma programmes are offered to graduates, postgraduates and working professionals who seek to acquire skills and analysis in emerging technologies to meet industry requirements. These courses are part time or full time, as specified in course specifications. 

Students who fulfil mandated attendance, completing academic course requirements and qualifying in the assessing exam are entitled for PG diploma.

Railway Signaling and Telecommunication

Massive Expansion Projects going around the world in railways are creating opportunities for signaling and & Telecommunication Engineers in a big way. Globally Qatar Rail, Network Rail (UK) and many countries including Singapore and Middle East countries are expanding rail networks to boost their infrastructure. Metro Rail industry is moving towards modern digital systems and data driven systems. There are 16+ metro rail projects presently running in the country boosting requirement for S & T engineers.

Course Highlights:

  • One of its kind programme in Railway Signalling and Telecommunication domain in association with industry
  • Learn from faculty/​trainers from RUAS and Railway Industry to ensure hands on learning of the practices in railways across the world
  • Visit to indian railway facilities and metro training facilities
  • 6 – 8 weeks industry internship/​project under the guidance of railway experts
  • Placement assistance in Railway industry
Programme Structure:
Programme NameCreditsRemarks
PG Certificate in Signalling Systems & Application Engineering for Railways & Metro21Trimester 1&2
PG Certificate in Safety & Communication Management for Railways & Metro21Trimester 1&3
Post Graduate Diploma in Signalling and Communication Management for Railways and Metro 40Trimester 1,2 & 3
Eligibility: B.E/B.Tech, MSc in IT, CS,ECE, EE or related fields 
Programme Curriculum:
Sl. NoTrimesterCredits
Trimester‑1
1Statistics for System Engineering & Reliability Assessment2
2Train Fundamentals & Operations2
3Critical Thinking & Writing/​OR Models & Linear Programming2
4Telecommunications and Software Programming4
Total10
Trimester‑2
1Systems Engineering2
2Principles and Interlocking Engineering 2
3Application Engineering and Railway Modernisation2
4Design thinking/​Engineering Visualisation/​AUTOCAD/​MicroStation2
5Mini Project3
Total11
Trimester‑3
1RAMS & Functional Safety for Railways & Metro2
2Telecommunications for Railways2
3Project Management2
4Software Development Lifecycle Management 2
5Mini Project3
Total11
Internship / Project8
Grand Total (Trimester 1,2&3)40
Fee Structure:
Sl. NoName of the ProgrammeTuition fee (Rs.)Facilities fee (Rs.)Total fee (Rs.)Remittance Details
1PG Certificate in Signalling Systems & Application Engineering for Railways & Metro94,18010,000104,180Account Name- MSRUAS-PEENYA CAMPUS ‑Bank A/​c No-914010033410657- AXIS BANK LTD, Rajaji Nagar, Bangalore-560010- NEFT/IFSC-UTIB0000559- PAN No-AADAM2496A- TAN No-BLRM21627E
2PG Certificate in Safety & Communication Management for Railways & Metro94,18010,000104,180Account Name- MSRUAS-PEENYA CAMPUS ‑Bank A/​c No-914010033410657- AXIS BANK LTD, Rajaji Nagar, Bangalore-560010- NEFT/IFSC-UTIB0000559- PAN No-AADAM2496A- TAN No-BLRM21627E
3Post Graduate Diploma in Signalling and Communication Management for Railways and Metro 16620016000182,200Account Name- MSRUAS-PEENYA CAMPUS ‑Bank A/​c No-914010033410657- AXIS BANK LTD, Rajaji Nagar, Bangalore-560010- NEFT/IFSC-UTIB0000559- PAN No-AADAM2496A- TAN No-BLRM21627E

Note: Fees for industrial training shall be paid by the students directly to ALPL 

The fees may be paid through NEFT / DD to the University. The fee must be drawn in favor of

M. S. Ramaiah University of Applied Sciences payable at Bangalore.”

The above fees need to be paid in full and will not be refunded under any circumstances.

Eligibility Criteria:

  • BE/B.Tech./M.Sc. in CS, ECE, IT, EE or related domain from UGC recognized Universities

How to apply?

Application form available on RUAS website needs to be downloaded and filled in application form needs to be sent to the Directorate of Training and Lifelong Learning, RUAS. The selected candidates will be informed about their selection. The candidates may be asked to take an Aptitude test followed by interviews and discussion before confirmation of their seat in the program.

Important Dates:

  • Course Commencement : August 2024
  • Last Date for Registration: 30th June 2024

E — Brochure : Download

Application Form : Download

Registration Link : Visit Here

Contact:

For Admissions Contact: +91 9599469435, +91 80100 04444,

Email: enquiry@​railwayacademy.​org, admissions@​msruas.​ac.​in, training@​msruas.​ac.​in

Address: Heritage Building, New BEL Road,

MSR Nagar, Bangalore — 560054,

Phone: 080 4536 6666/6616