Next Generation Mobile Wireless Networks

Digitization of industries and penetration of mobile devices is triggering the need for high speed and low-latency connectivity services. Mobile Wireless Networks are going through a rapid transformation to support Industrial 4.0, Smart Healthcare and Internet of Things (IoT) applications. This course is aimed at providing in-depth understanding of the next generation mobile wireless networks covering technologies such as 5G, 5Gi, Software Defined Networks, Networks Functions Virtualization and Multi-access Edge Computing (MEC).

This course will enable the participants to conceptualize, design and build solutions leveraging the next generation mobile wireless networks.

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Evolution of Wireless Networks & Network Architecture

5G Overview

Introduction to 5Gi, 5Gi Capabilities and Use Cases

5G Architecture

Technologies accelerating 5G Radio, Small Cells, 5G Call Flows.

3GPP Protocol Stack for 5G

SDN/NFV in 5G networks

Network Slicing

Multi-access Edge Computing

Security in 5G Networks

5G Uses Cases

Role of 5G in Industry 4.0 & IoT

5G Marketplace – Vendors & Solutions

5G Open Source Communities & Standard Bodies

Lab Assignments:

Will be done using open source frameworks and simulation tools.

4G Call setup

4G call Flow Analysis

Voice over IP (VOIP) Call Setup using IP Multimedia Subsystem (IMS)

Policy Management of subscribers

Creating and Launching Virtual Network Functions (VNFs) in the Cloud

Managing Virtual Network Functions (VNFs) in the Cloud

Programming Network Functions using Software-Defined Networks (SDN)

QoS Management in SDN

5G Call setup

5G Call Flow Analysis

Network Slice Management in 5G Networks

Telemetry Management in Internet of Things (IoT) enabled network

IoT Telemetry Data Analysis & Data Visualization

Network Security Management of Subscribers

Application management in Multi-Access Edge Compute (MEC)

Saravanan (Saro) Velrajan

Saravanan (Saro) Velrajan is the author of the book “An Introduction to 5G Wireless Networks”. Saro is specialized in technologies such as Software-Defined Networks (SDN), Network Functions Virtualization (NFV), Wireless Networks (5G/4G), Internet of Things (IoT), Edge Computing and Content Delivery Networks. He is a much sought out professional speaker and trainer. Saro has presented in TEDx, TiE, TMForum, Open Networking Foundation (ONF), DSCI, NASSCOM, CII and PMI events / conferences.

Saro has 23+ years of experience in networking technologies, working for leading companies such as Cisco, Juniper, Ericsson, and Verizon. Saro has an MBA in Technology Management from University of Phoenix.

He has held several roles in delivery management, product engineering, product marketing and product management. Saro has worked in both USA and in India, for startups and established companies. Saro is currently pursuing Ph.D in Edge Computing, at Hindustan University.

Saro is a member of Toastmasters International and has achieved the highest recognition of Distinguished Toastmaster (DTM).


K.S.Venkataraghavan is a Senior Project Advisor at CSE Department, IIT Madras. He assists Professor V. Kamakoti (Director IIT-Madras), member of the National Security Advisory board in his national security related advisory role and technical policy pursuits of the GOI.

Venkataraghavan specializes in the areas of Trusted and Secured system engineering and Low power wireless embedded systems. He has around 24 years experience and exposure in various fields ranging from Hardware design related environments, System- Product engineering and management, Embedded System Product engineering, IT infrastructure development and technical training.

Course Brief

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3 Months Courses

6 months Course – Alternative weekend

120 hours of sessions
4 hours training on training days

Sat and Sun, alternate weekends

Online class (Post Covid-19 pandemic, in-person classes at IITM Premises, for those who are willing to attend in Chennai)

80% attendance must


Familiarity with the basics of networking is preferred. Prior knowledge of wireless networks is NOT required.

Course Activities

Hands-on Activities, Teach-back sessions, Case Studies, Quizzes, Panel Discussions, and Demonstration Videos


2 ungraded assignments, 2 graded assignments, and 2 exams

Fee ₹ 2.00 Lacs + GST

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