Security is not limited to few experts. Be it application developers or infrastructure specialist, knowledge in the field of security and privacy will help them create acceptable applications. With the advent of mobile, there are over 2 million apps each on Android and iOS. But an interesting fact is 55% do not make it to the platform as they would have missed the security and privacy consideration while developing the application.
App Security Champion is a month-long programme on secure application coding and cybersecurity in partnership with NASSCOM, consisting of a course and “The Great AppSec Hackathon” for college students.
The month-long course to be held in Sept-Oct 2021, comprises of 51.5 hours of learning, 13.5 hours of theory and 38 hours of hands-on exercise. Colleges across Telangana can register students who are pursuing either B.Tech / M.Tech / BCA / MCA (all specializations) or B.Sc/M.Sc (Computers, Electrical, Electronics, Communications, Physics, Maths) or Polytechnic (Computers, Electrical, Electronics, Communications) and are interested in coding.
Exciting giveaways worth Rs.50,000, Rs. 30,000, Rs. 20,000 will be awarded to the first three winners of The Great AppSec Hackathon, along with trophies.
Exciting giveaways worth Rs. 10,000 - Top 3, Rs. 5000 - Top 4-6, Rs. 2500 - Top 7-10 for Students finishing the course at the earliest.
All the SPOCs who effectively participate in motivating the students and in follow-ups will be rewarded with CCIO course for free, which is priced at INR 5000 with certification and ID, which is accredited by AICTE NEAT 2.0.
The top SPOC’s who ensure in 100 students completing the course will be awarded a cash prize of Rs 5000
APP SECURITY CHAMPIONSHIP
51.5 hours of virtual learning with 38 hours of hands-on practice with tools
Undergraduate and Postgraduate Colleges across Telangana can register students who are pursuing either B.Tech/M.Tech/BCA/MCA (all specializations) or or B.Sc/M.Sc (Computers, Electrical, Electronics, Communications, Physics, Maths) or Polytechnic (Computers, Electrical, Electronics, Communications) and are interested in coding. Participation need not be limited to those who are specialising in cybersecurity.
Students who already have future skills account will be added to the CCoE group which will allow them to take part in the App Security Champion event.
No, there is no limit on the number.
No, this programme is absolutely FREE.
The course is self-paced and hence, flexible. Only the multiple expert sessions are live, however, these are optional. The Great AppSec Hackathon will be held at the end of the course and is currently scheduled for 27th & 28th November 2021.
The course starts on 4th August 2021 and ends on 24th October 2021. We will be sharing a detailed brochure of the course schedule, expert sessions, and The Great AppSec Hackathon with the registered participants soon.
A Joint participation Certificate and badge will be awarded after the completion of the course.
No, this is not a trainer-led course, but a couple of hands-on sessions will be held by our partner over the course of 45 days of learning
No, all students who successfully complete the course, will directly be a part of THE GREAT APPSEC HACKATHON
The course and The Great AppSec Hackathon are scheduled for Sept-Oct 2021. The course contents will be available for students on the Prime platform for 6 months from the date of registration
The SPOCs will not be issued any certificates by CCoE.