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Bachelor in Computer Applications (BCA)

Bachelor in Computer Applications

Just out of school after completing 12th and wondering which course to join? Does computer, programming and developing software applications appeal you? If yes, then Bachelor in Computer Applications (BCA) can be the right course for you. Read further for details of the course, eligibility, name of institutes and also job opportunities.

Course Name: B.C.A.
Stream: Engineering
Course Category: Computer
Duration: 3 years


Bachelor in Computer Applications is an information technology course. The course is all about learning the basics of computer science and software applications. These application software help the users in performing various activities. Some examples are spreadsheets, database programs, word processors and even web browsers. With rapid growth of information technology and computerization in every field, there are tremendous job opportunities, if you are trained in computers and equipped with a good computer degree.


This course is a three year undergraduate degree program and is divided into six semesters.

Eligibility Criteria

You should have passed class 12th or its equivalent in any stream, preferably with English as one of the subjects. Some colleges do insist on aggregate marks more than 45%, whereas some others prefer students from Science stream with Math as one of the subjects.

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B.C.A. - Colleges & Admission Notifications

Find the list of colleges offering B.C.A. course. Check out individual college websites to know more about the admission for 2019 - 2020 academic year. You may download the application form and course details from the official college website.

College NameUniversityState
Amar Singh CollegeUniversity of KashmirJammu and Kashmir
AMEX: An Institute for Management ExcellenceThe University of BurdwanWest Bengal
Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham School Of EngineeringAmrita Vishwa VidyapeethamKerala
C.S.I. College of Commerce, DharwadKarnatak UniversityKarnataka
Ghatsila CollegeRanchi UniversityJharkhand
Gokhale Education Society''s BYK College of CommerceSavitribai Phule Pune UniversityMaharashtra
Jagtamba College of IT & ManagementUttar Banga Krishi VishwavidyalayaRajasthan
KarROX College of Technology & ManagementIndira Gandhi National Open UniversityMaharashtra
KE Society's Smt. Kusumtai Rajarambapu Patil Kanya MahavidyalayaShivaji UniversityMaharashtra
Laxman Singh Mahar Govt. P.G. CollegeKumaun UniversityUttarakhand
Lowry Adventist CollegeBangalore UniversityKarnataka
Musaliar College of Arts and ScienceMahatma Gandhi UniversityKerala
Pachamuthu Arts And Science Women's CollegePeriyar UniversityTamil Nadu
Rajiv Gandhi College of Computer Application And TechnologyMakhanlal Chaturvedi Rashtriya Patrakarita VishwavidyalayaMadhya Pradesh
Seamedu School of Pro-ExpressionismTilak Maharashtra VidyapeethMaharashtra
Tirukkovilur College of Arts and ScienceThiruvalluvar UniversityTamil Nadu
Vindhya Institute of Technology And ScienceRajiv Gandhi Proudyogiki Vishwavidyalaya(Technical University)Madhya Pradesh
Yeldo Mar Baselios CollegeMahatma Gandhi UniversityKerala

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More about the course

Bachelor in Computer Applications is a career oriented course, which opens many avenues in the IT sector. It builds a sound base for a career in computer applications and software development. With this degree in hand you can either opt for jobs or go for higher education. Master in Computer Application (MCA) and M.Phil. Computer Applications are two such advanced courses. Before enrolling for the degree program ensure that you are conversant with basic computer skills. You should be able to handle a computer, its accessories, create and open files, folders, desktop. Though not essential, but good typing skills are helpful in undergoing the course.

Course syllabus

The syllabus is generally divided into training modules, consisting of both theory and practical lessons. Some of the basic subjects, which will be taught during the course are,
  • Computer fundamentals
  • Application software
  • Programming
  • Database, spreadsheets and word processors
  • Multimedia
  • Web designing

Job opportunities

Computer field is a booming sector. You can get a job, soon after finishing the course. Some of the entry level jobs are computer operator, data entry operator, data base management and office assistant. Some high end jobs in this field are application developer, programmer and system administrator. You can also get employed as an instructor in colleges and institutes. Employment opportunities are available in both the government as well as private sector. Jobs are available in areas like book keeping, accounts, manufacturing, marketing, banking, insurance, e-commerce, airlines, teaching, telecommunication and in mainstream IT companies in India and abroad.

B.C.A. Admissions for 2019 - 2020 Academic Year

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