The objective of Bachelor of Computer Applications is to demonstrate the sound knowledge in key areas of Computer Science or Industrial Computing. As today’s market is almost based on IT and its applications, the students are trained to fulfill the needs of the market. This program helps the students to get a sound knowledge of computer applications along with the communication & logical thinking skills with the help of which they can have a perfect launch pad for a challenging career in the field of information technology. The broad aim of Master of Computer application – MCA, program is to prepare graduate students for productive careers in software industry and academia by providing appropriate environment for teaching and research in the core and emerging areas of the discipline.
BCA makes the base for a visionary career in the field of Information Technology, MCA adds the specialized touch.
After pursuing BCA followed by MCA course, a student is well versed with the latest technologies of information technology & core programming skills including HTML, C, C++, Java, SQL and other languages. A student can acquire additional skills for cloud computing, big data analytics Mobile Application (Apps) development, Cyber Security, Ethical Hacking and much more as per the scope of his/her interest.
With the exponential increase of number of IT users, demand of BCA graduates have been increased rapidly. At an intermediate level, the companies prefer BCA graduates and at a mid-senior & senior level of hierarchy that encompasses a wide range of responsibilities, companies prefer students with MCA Degree from a recognized & UGC/AICTE approved university. Due to the high demands, the campus placement in top universities starts from the fifth semester of the course duration, even before the completion of the degree to ensure the students get the right opportunities to chose for their career.
The job profile for the graduates and post graduates in IT or ITES companies includes a Programmer, Web Programmer & Developer, Web Designer, System Analyst, Business Analyst, Network Administrator, Database Administrator, Quality Analyst or a Freelancer outsourcing the projects. There is a huge demand in government sector for the graduates with the knowledge in computer application.
As a pie on the cake, the Top MNC IT companies encourage the graduated to pursue higher education that too sponsored from the company. This not only develops the skill set of the candidate but also helps to enhance the productivity of the organization.
If you are a IT geek, then choosing BCA / MCA option will be one of the most important decisions you will be making for your successful career. For more details about these courses, please go through the courses provided by School of Computer & Systems Sciences. Click here.