MCA or B.Tech. (Computer science) graduates are getting best placements from colleges, many of them are getting jobs in MNC’s and others are placed in big Indian brands.
Getting a good job is difficult if you don’t have any master degree. Even you need to be graduate in any stream to appear in any govt. entrance exams.
Today, I am going to explain MCA course, its eligibility, duration, job placement, full form etc. So read the complete post till the end.
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In educational terminology, MCA full form is Master in computer application. It is the 3-year post-graduate course in computer application. You can take admission in any university who offers computer science courses like IGNOU, DU, PTU etc.
You study on computer skills like computer programming, networking, system analysis, database management and many more.
MCA course duration
As already mentioned above, it is a 3 years full time as well as a part-time course. It has 6 different semesters.
MCA course fee
MCA course fee varies from college to college. It may be high in a private college. If you consider IGNOU it would be Rs.10800 per semester. If you are a non-math student so it will cost you an extra Rs 1400 for BCS -012 subject.
MCA course subjects
IGNOU MCA program has been divided into two semesters per year (January-June and July-December). Consequently, there will be two examinations every year – one in the month of June for the January to June semester courses and the other in December for the July to December semester courses.
MCA semester wise subjects
|Title of the Course||Credits|
|MCS11||Problem Solving and Programming||3|
|MCS12||Computer Organization and Assembly Language Programming||4|
|MCS14||Systems Analysis and Design||3|
|MCSL16||Internet Concepts and Web Design||2|
|MCSL17||C and Assembly Language Programming Lab||2|
|MCS21||Data and File Structures and Programming||4|
|MCS22||Operating System Concepts and Networking Management||4|
|MCS23||Introduction to Database Management Systems||3|
|MCS24||Object-Oriented Technologies and Java Programming||3|
(based on MCS-021, 022, 023 and 04)
|MCS31||Design and Analysis of Algorithms||4|
|MCS32||Object Oriented Analysis and Design||3|
|MCS33||Advanced Discrete Mathematics||2|
|MCS35||Accountancy and |
(based on MCS-032, 034 and 035)
|MCS42||Data Communication and Computer Networks||4|
|MCS43||Advanced Database Mathematics Management Systems||4|
|MCSL45||Lab (UNIX and Oracle)||2|
|MCS51||Advanced Internet Technologies||3|
|MCS52||Principles of Management and Information systems||2|
|MCS53||Computer Graphics and Multimedia||4|
|MCSL54||Lab (based on MCS-051 and 053)||2|
|MCSE3||Artificial Intelligence and Knowledge Management||3|
|MCSE4||Numerical and Statistical Computing||3|
Salary totally depends on skills and practical knowledge. You have many options, you can join MNC’s, new startups, or you can start your own business-like website development, software development etc.
The average salary of an MCA student is 15K to 35K. You can check the latest MCA salaries here
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