Online Executive M.Tech in Big Data and Blockchain IIT Patna

Course Duration

2 years

Admission Open

Closing Soon

Application Date

Closing Soon



Session Duration

15-20 Hrs/Wk

Programme Overview

Online (Executive M.Tech in Big Data and Blockchain) The need for blockchain developers and big data analysts are highly in demand. With a curriculum designed as a blend of big data and blockchain, IIT Patna aims at nurturing future leaders with adequate skill sets to meet the need of the hour. Blockchain plays a significant role in adding an extra data layer for the big data analytics process. The Executive Masters in Blockchain and Big Data course by IIT Patna aims to offer students a comprehensive vision of the technologies of decentralization, blockchains, and big data analysis. An opportunity to become the protagonist of a revolution in the making, which demands professionals with specific training in the most sophisticated companies and organizations.

Programme Highlights

Network with the global alumni community and promote startup ideas or owned businesses

World-class faculty and instructors

Exposure to new job opportunities

Permanent access to the e-library of the institute

Hands-on experience with pertinent tools

LinkedIn Profile Building Guidance

Invitation to Alumni Specific events during College Fests

Develop an understanding of a capital market's changing domestic and global investment scenario

Admission Criteria


  • Should have a B.Tech, BE, M.Sc (Comp/IT), MCA, ME or M.Tech degree (with a minimum of 60% final marks or 6.0 CGPA).Should be a working professional with at least two years of experience in a relevant industry.


Career Prospects

  • Big Data Engineer. 
    Data Architect. 
    Data Modeler. 
    Data Scientist

Algorithms: Design and implementation
Big data frameworks
Blockchain Fundamentals
Database systems – Design and implementations
Exploratory Data Analytics

Blockchain component and Architecture
Advanced statistical methods
Elective 1 – Blockchain (Choice)
Elective 2 – Big Data (Choice)
Guided Project 1

Big Data
Elective 3 – Blockchain (Choice)
Elective 4 -Big Data (Choice)
Guided Project 2
Guided Project 3

Major Project

Blockchain technologies – platform & Applications
Cryptocurrencies and Cyber securities
Web development for blockchain applications
Blockchain policy – Legal, social and economic impact
Modern Cryptography
Smart contracts and solidity programming

Security and privacy for Big Data
Data visualization and Dashboards
Time series analysis
Advanced database management systems
Data engineering
Deep Learning
Mining massive data
Streaming data analysis

Recorded lectures

Live sessions with faculty and industry experts

Doubt-solving sessions

Networking with peers


IIT PATNA Indian Institute of Technology, Patna, is one of the new IITs established by an Act of the Indian Parliament on August 06, 2008. The campus is located in a fast-growing township in Patna district, Bihta, which is approximately 40 kms from the central city. Patna, known as Patliputra, has been a centre of knowledge for a long time and has been attracting visitors and scholars from many parts of the world. This place is known to be a land of visionaries.

The ten departments of IIT Patna include Computer Science & Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Chemical and Biochemical Engineering, Civil & Environmental Engineering, Materials Science & Engineering, Chemistry, Physics, Mathematics and Humanities & Social Science departments.

As of April 2016, the faculty strength of IIT Patna is one hundred one (which includes one DST Ramanujan Faculty Fellow, one Adjunct Faculty, one DST INSPIRE Faculty and one Visiting Professor). Faculty members are supported by more than seventy efficient staff (non-teaching) members. These numbers are anticipated to increase as the Institute grows steadily. The faculty members of IIT Patna have a wide range of academic and research experience. They have been trained in the top-ranked Institutes within the country and abroad.

Programme Structure

Fee Structure

Total Fee

INR ₹3,05,000 /-
Excluding Optional Fees

Fee Per Semester

INR ₹ 75,000/-
Excluding Optional Fees

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