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Why Join this Program

IIT Kanpur Academic Excellence

Acquire a certificate from IIT Kanpur, one of India's top technical institutes

Learn from the Best

Attend live masterclasses delivered by IIT Kanpur faculty

Hands-on Learning

Seamless access to integrated labs for developing industry-aligned projects

Career Mentorship

Career mentoring & resume writing, and access to 3M+ jobs via our network of 1500+ recruiters


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Fast-track Your Career

After completing the course, Simplilearn learners have made successful career transitions, boosted career growth, and got salary hikes.

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Career Growth Stories

  • After my course completion, I started applying the skills that I learned from the course to my business. In fact, while I was taking the course, I was able to solve a major problem with traditional supply chain management for a client. Not just that, at my business, I was facing issues rolling out the hyperledger fabric and what platform to choose. While I was taking the course, I learned about it and was able to roll it out.

    - Ashwin Thotapalli

Blockchain Course Overview

The blockchain certification program helps the learners start from the fundamentals and then cover all the technical and functional aspects needed to build any blockchain solution using the best tools and techniques in the industry. In this program, they will build smart contracts, and bitcoin wallets, create transactions, fabricode, and more.

Key Features

  • Live sessions on the latest AI trends, such as generative AI, prompt engineering, explainable AI, and more
  • Program completion certificate from IIT Kanpur and Simplilearn
  • Masterclasses from IIT Kanpur faculty
  • Get hands-on experience with a capstone on industry-relevant use cases
  • 8X higher interaction in live online classes conducted by industry experts
  • Seamless access to integrated labs on Simplilearn’s LMS
  • Build skills to become job-ready and advance your career
  • Acquire insight into the most in-demand Blockchain skills

Blockchain Course Advantage

Simplilearn’s Professional Blockchain Certification Program leverages IIT Kanpur’s academic excellence when it comes to blockchain technology, and equips students with key skills through a unique bootcamp approach.

  • IIT Kanpur Certificate

    Partnering with IIT Kanpur:

    • IIT Kanpur will issue your program certificate directly within 90 days of program completion
    • Join live masterclasses delivered by IIT Kanpur faculty

Blockchain Course And Certification Details

This Blockchain course covers concepts of Bitcoin, Hyperledger, Ethereum, Ripple and Multichain blockchain platforms. Also, learn how to set up a private blockchain network using Hyperledger Composer, and deploy smart contracts on Ethereum.

Learning Path

  • Get started with This Professional Certificate Program in Blockchain by IIT Kanpur, this blockchain training will give you insights into real-world Blockchain applications.

  • Kickstart your blockchain journey with the fundamentals of blockchain technology. Get a deeper understanding of Bitcoin, familiarize yourself with the key concepts of cryptocurrencies, Ethereum, trust models, data integrity, NFT, Web3.js, and more. Offered in partnership with IIT Kanpur, this blockchain course will give you insight into the world of blockchain and its applications.

  • Blockchain applications and architecture help you master the concepts of Blockchain consensus, transactions, and hashes. This blockchain training module helps you dive deep into the world of Hyperledger, learn smart contracts, hyperledger fabric SDK, understand the underlying networks, and master blockchain applications.

  • Apply the knowledge you gained from this Professional Certificate Program in Blockchain by doing a capstone project with guidance from industry mentors and support from learner success managers throughout.

  • Attend an online interactive masterclass to gain more insight into advancements in Blockchain.

  • Attend this live online immersive masterclass on Generative AI designed to empower participants with the knowledge and skills to harness its incredible potential. These cutting-edge masterclasses are conducted by industry experts and delve deep into the world of AI-powered creativity, helping you to understand various concepts & topics related to generative AI.

Skills Covered

  • Cryptography and Cryptocurrency
  • Bitcoin
  • Distributed ledger
  • Hyperledger
  • Ethereum Blockchain
  • Consensus
  • Transactions
  • Workflows
  • Networks

Tools Covered

Ethereum BCHyperledger BCTruffle BCSolidityHyperledger FabricMultichainBitcoin_logoJava.

Industry Project

  • Project 1

    Voting with Blockchain

    You have been asked to create and deploy an application that can overcome the abuse of an electronic voting framework by leveraging blockchain innovation.

  • Project 2

    Ensuring Transparency in Trade Finance Transactions

    You are tasked with creating an application that replaces the paper-based framework, preserving a digital list of exchanges, and guaranteeing the validity of the contract.

  • Project 3

    Application Creation to Track a Farm Supply Chain and its Origin

    Many people across the globe are getting sick due to poor food hygiene. A better system is required to trace back the origin of the food item.

  • Project 4

    Decentralized Patient Record Storage

    You have been asked to create an application that ensures patient information is stored securely and responsibly as part of a migration to a new EHR system.

Disclaimer - The projects have been built leveraging real publicly available data-sets of the mentioned organizations.


Program Advisors

  • Dr. Sandeep Shukla

    Dr. Sandeep Shukla

    Professor, Computer Science and Engineering at IIT Kanpur

    Sandeep Shukla is the Coordinator, Interdisciplinary Center for Cyber Security and Cyber Defense of Critical Infrastructure, IIT Kanpur. He has a Ph.D. & MS in Computer Science from the State University of New York.


Blockchain Industry Trend

The blockchain market is expected to reach USD 176 Billion by 2025 and in 2022, global spending on blockchain solutions will be worth USD 11.7 billion,  demonstrating a growing need for blockchain applications.

Job Icon$176 Billion

Market Growth by 2025 

Source: Forbes
Job Icon68% CAGR

Between 2022 and 2030

Source: Business wire
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Average Annual Salary 

Source: Glassdoor

Batch Profile

This Blockchain course caters to professionals and graduates from various industries; the diversity of our students adds richness to class discussions and interactions.

  • The class consists of learners from excellent organizations and diverse industries
    BFSI - 47%Distribution & Service - 22%Manufacturing - 19%Infrastructure - 6%Public Sector - 6%
    Tata Consultancy Services
    American Express
    Ernst & Young
    Godrej & Boyce

Alumni Reviews

After completing the course, I could understand blockchain very well, develop my own digital coin, and earn a promotion and a decent salary hike within my organization. As the instructors were industry experts, their experience helped me achieve an enriching learning experience. Simplilearn decoded blockchain for me and helped me learn new skills and enhance my knowledge.   

Akshat Jalan

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Admission Details

Application Process

The application process consists of three simple steps. An offer of admission will be made to the selected candidates and accepted by the candidates by paying the admission fee.


Submit Application

Tell us a bit about yourself and why you want to do this program


Application Review

An admission panel will shortlist candidates based on their application



Selected candidates can begin the program within 1-2 weeks

Eligibility Criteria

For admission to this Blockchain certification program, candidates should have:

Basic understanding of Java is preferred
A bachelor's degree with an average of 50% or higher marks
Basic understanding of mathematics

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Program Benefits

  • IIT Kanpur Certificate
  • Masterclass from IIT Kanpur Faculty
  • Co-Curated by IIT Kanpur
  • 50% annual growth in job openings
  • Exposure to prompt engineering, ChatGPT, generative AI etc

Blockchain Course FAQs

  • What are the eligibility criteria for this Blockchain Certification Program with IIT Kanpur?

    The Professional Certificate Program in Blockchain suits everyone but is highly recommended for people with a technical background. This online Blockchain course is ideal for anyone interested in the blockchain ecosystem, like support professionals, technology or solution architects, developers, business analysts, product managers, team leads, and project managers.

  • What is the Professional Certificate Program in Blockchain, and How do I Become a Blockchain Developer?

    Blockchain development has revolutionized industries by enhancing the security and efficiency of blockchain networks. This blockchain program provides insights into Bitcoin, Hyperledger, Ethereum, Ripple, and Multichain blockchain platforms. Through our applied learning methodology, you will gain real-life experience via 4+ hands-on projects.

    By enrolling in Simplilearn's blockchain course, you can begin your blockchain learning journey - starting with the fundamentals of blockchain and moving to more complex concepts. As you advance, you will learn more about blockchain and its applications through multiple projects, including one capstone project. Upon completing this program, you will be able to set up your blockchain network using Hyperledger Composer and use smart contracts on Ethereum.

  • How do I earn the certificate for this Blockchain Certification Program?

    Online Classroom:

    • Attend one complete batch of Professional Blockchain Certification Training

    • Complete 1 project

    Online Self-Learning:

    • Complete 85 percent of the blockchain course

    • Complete 1 project

  • What are the key modules covered in this Blockchain course?

    The learning path for this Blockchain course covers three important modules, namely:

    • Fundamentals of Blockchain

    • Blockchain applications and architecture

    • Capstone Project - Professional Certificate Program in Blockchain

  • Will any preparation material be provided to help me get started?

    You will get access to a preparatory Blockchain course once you pay the first installment of the program fee. You must go through the assigned preparatory blockchain course before taking the first class. The course will have more than eight hours of self-paced learning content in the form of videos. Our blockchain specialization course cover the basic concepts of cryptocurrency, including an in-depth look at bitcoin wallets and their functionalities.

  • Do Blockchain Developers Require Coding Experience?

    Yes. Blockchain developers are expected to possess basic programming skills and proficiency in using any one of the applicable programming languages, such as Java, C++, or Python. Thus, enrolling in blockchain certification courses is crucial to understand the blockchain skills.

  • What are the prerequisites for taking this Blockchain course?

    Before enrolling in Simplilearn’s Blockchain certification program, you need only a basic understanding of mathematics. A technical educational background, though not mandatory, is recommended.

  • What are the benefits of taking this Blockchain course?

    Blockchain is an in-demand career option, and so are blockchain certifications. This Blockchain course offers a cutting-edge curriculum designed by industry experts to help you learn everything from scratch and gain job-ready skills. You will increase your credibility and become more employable after receiving a certificate from IIT Kanpur. This blockchain journey will provide you with a comprehensive understanding of how a smart contract can automate and secure transactions on the blockchain.

  • What are the top roles and responsibilities of a Blockchain Developer?

    Blockchain developers are responsible for designing secure blockchain technologies, building application functionality and interfaces, and maintaining client-side and server-side applications. They collaborate with stakeholders to identify blockchain technology needs and envisage functionalities. A blockchain developer must prioritize smart contract security to safeguard digital transactions and prevent potential exploits.

    They create decentralized application features by using programming languages and writing multithreaded codes. Understanding blockchain basics is crucial for anyone looking to delve into decentralized technologies. Our Blockchain course training will help you understand blockchain solutions what it takes to be a blockchain developer.

  • What is a Blockchain Developer's salary?

    Blockchain developers and other blockchain professionals earn lucrative salaries worldwide as their demand is soaring every year. A blockchain certificate in their portfolio further improves their earning potential.

    Here are the average annual salaries of blockchain developers in popular countries:

    • India - INR 460K

    • The US - $96K

    • The UK - £68,000

    • Singapore - S$95,865

    • Canada - CAD 95,000 

  • What is Global Teaching Assistance?

    Our teaching assistants are a dedicated team of subject matter experts here to help you get certified as a data analyst on your first attempt. They engage students proactively to ensure the course path is followed and help you enrich your learning experience, from class onboarding to project mentoring and job assistance. Teaching Assistance is available during business hours.

  • What is covered under the 24/7 Support promise?

    We offer 24/7 support through email, chat, and calls. We also have a dedicated team that provides on-demand assistance through our community forum. You will have lifetime access to the community forum, even after completion of your blockchain developer course with us.

  • Do I need to learn these modules in a specific order?

    This blockchain certificate training is designed to help learners understand all the concepts step-by-step, from basic to advanced levels. We recommend following these modules in order.

  • Are cryptocurrencies and blockchains similar to one another?

    Before attending a Blockchain Developer course, you must know foundational blockchain concepts along with other technical skills, like the fundamental difference between Blockchain and Cryptocurrency. Blockchain is a system of shared, immutable ledgers that allows the process of recording transactions and tracking the company’s assets in a business network.

Know More About Program

Professional Certificate Program in Blockchain

In association with IIT Kanpur, this blockchain course and certification program gives deep insights into Bitcoin, Hyperledger, Ethereum, Ripple, and Multichain blockchain platforms through our applied learning methodology. Through this blockchain course, you will gain real-life experience via 4+ hands-on projects. Upon completing this certification, you will be able to set your blockchain network using Hyperledger Composer and use smart contracts on Ethereum.

Importance Of Blockchain Courses

Blockchain courses are learning programs focusing on the basic concepts, fundamentals, and applications of blockchains. These courses are designed for learners of all levels (beginners to experience) to help them gain a comprehensive knowledge of blockchain technology, cryptocurrencies, and real-world applications of blockchains. 

As blockchains are used for tracking assets and recording transactions, blockchain technology is quite complex and cannot be hacked easily. This is why this powerful technology is used to build cryptocurrencies and ensure safer online trades and transactions, and the courses help in mastering the key concepts and methodologies necessary for these processes. 

Blockchains store data in the form of blocks, and these blocks are linked to cryptographic hashes that enhance security. It is essential to learn about blockchains, for they offer a transformative approach to data management and trust mechanisms, as a result reducing the need for centralized authorities like governments, banks, etc.

Blockchain technology enables users to enjoy peer-to-peer transactions and also offers complete transparency. With complex blockchain technology, the potential for fraud and threats is also minimized.

Become a Blockchain Developer

Becoming a blockchain developer is not that challenging if you have a keen interest. You can begin by mastering programming languages that are essential in the process of blockchain development. You can learn C++ if you wish to develop Bitcoins or master Solidity if your aim is to build the Ethereum blockchain. 

Besides gaining expertise in programming languages, you must also establish a strong foundation of blockchain concepts, fundamentals, and real-life applications. You can also gain some practical experience by working on real-world projects. 

Educational background matters equally; earning a bachelor’s degree in computer science or mathematics is mandatory for becoming a blockchain developer. If you think you think you have fulfilled the required criteria, you can attend a blockchain developer course to speed up the process.

Job Offer At The End Of The Program

Learners in the PG program are eligible for our India-specific JobAssist feature in partnership with Hirist.com. As part of it, we provide comprehensive support to certified learners looking for employment opportunities. JobAssist enables learners to get the following benefits from Hirist:

1. Job Insights

2. Recruiter Action Status

3. Follow-up feature

4. Chat feature

Apart from the above features, the candidates also get the Spotlight feature of Hirist.com which has the following features:

1. Candidates' profiles will be pushed among the list of applicants for jobs applied that align with the acquired certification

2. Profile will be highlighted with the institute's/certifying body's name at the recruiter interface for relevant jobs

3. These features will improve Candidates’ Relative Rank by 30-40%. The highest-ranked candidate appears at the top of the list to the recruiters.

Note: The learners will also be eligible for an Online Career Mentoring session wherein industry experts share insights into a particular field, etc.

Career Facts of Doing Blockchain Certification Course

Several significant benefits come with earning a blockchain certification. Some of the significant career benefits you can expect are: 

  • Increased Job Opportunities

After taking a blockchain course from an accredited institution or online platform, you can welcome numerous job opportunities and fulfil better positions. Earning a blockchain certification can be the career transition you have been looking for over the past few years. A professional certificate can help get highlighted amongst the crowd and easily get noticed by top recruiters. 

  • Higher Salary Potential

According to various surveys, professionals or aspirants who successfully earned blockchain certifications landed high-paying job opportunities or received an instant hike of up to 40% in their existing company. Once you validate your skills, you not only have a higher salary potential but also build the path to establishing a rewarding and successful career with blockchain. 

  • Industry Recognition And Credibility

A blockchain course and certification training provide you with credibility and increase your chances of being recognized by industry experts or top recruiters. Credibility and recognition make the pathway to a rewarding career smoother. 

  • Access To A Community Of Blockchain Developers

The best part about blockchain training courses is the opportunity to expand your network and connect with a community of like-minded blockchain professionals. With a broader network, professionals can seek career advice, build channels and new networks, and collaborate with new opportunities efficiently.

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