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    BCA - Bachelor Of Computer Applications Computer Applications

     
    Course Duration
    3 years
    Course Level
    UG
    Fees
    30000 / 200000
     

    Bachelor of Computer Applications - Course details, Fees, Admission, Entrance Exams, Job scope, Recruiters


     

    Bachelor of Computer Applications, abbreviated as BCA, is a three year Bachelor's Degree program. This professional course in computer science applications is open to students after 10+2 in any stream, whether Science, Commerce or Arts and Humanities. The curriculum comprises the core knowledge of Computer subjects like algorithms, programming languages, compilers, computer networks, artificial intelligence etc. The course provides industry-oriented education in applied Computer Science. The Course fee varies from Institution to Institution. 

    Professionals after BCA are in good demand in the Computers and IT industry. Students must opt for MCA doing BCA as it gives them a solid six years fundamental and technological knowledge. There are mass recruitments every year for Software Engineers, Testing Engineers, Data Scientists, C/C++ Programmers, Cyber Security professionals, Technical Support Engineers, Web Design and Development Engineers  etc. The major recruiters are TCS, Infosys, Wipro, Accenture, Capgemini, GE and many more.


     

    QUICK GLANCE AT BCA COURSE 

     Degree

     Bachelor's

     Full Form

     Bachelor of Computer Applications

     Duration

     Duration of Bachelor of Computer Application (BCA) Course is 3 Years

     Age

    •  Minimum 17 years of age

    Eligibility

    • 10+2 in any stream from a recognised board with minimum aggregate of 50% 
    • Minimum age should be 17 years 
    • Few colleges offer admission based on Entrance Exam
    • Many colleges offer admission based on Merit

    Per annum Course Fees Range

           Fees Ranges from INR 30,000 - 2 Lakh per annum 

    Similar Options of Study

    • BCM - Bachelor of Computer Management
    • B.Sc. (Computer Science)
    • B. Sc. (Information Technology)
    • B.Tech. (Computer Science and Engineering)
    • BCA+MCA  - Integrated Course
    • BCS - Bachelor of Computer Science

     

    Eligibility Criteria for Admission in BCA

    • Graduation in any stream with minimum aggregate of 50% 
    • No age criteria
    • Most of the colleges offer admission based on Entrance Exam
    • Few colleges offer admission based on Merit

     

    BCA Entrance Exams

     IPU CET    

      Guru Gobind Singh Indraprastha University

     SET

      Symbiosis Entrance Test

     JNUEE

      Jawahar Lal Nehru Univrsity Entrance Exam     

     

    BCA Course Admission

    1. Apply for the entrance exam of the institute
    2. Appear for Entrance Exam and qualify 
    3. Some colleges may provide direct admission based on Merit

     

    Top Colleges for BCA in India

    • Symbiosis Institute of Computer Science and Research, Pune
    • Christ University, Bangalore
    • Loyola College, Chennai
    • Women’s Christian College, Chennai
    • Stella Maris College, Chennai
    • Presidency College, Bangalore
    • DAV College, Punjab
    • Madras Christian College, Chennai
    • Kristu Jayanti College, Bangalore
    • New Horizon College, Bangalore

     

    Jobs after BCA

    • Banking Sectors
    • Database Management Companies
    • E-Commerce Companies
    • Schools & Colleges
    • Security & Surveillance Companies
    • Design Support & Data Communication Companies
    • Government Agencies
    • Networking Companies
    • Software Development Companies
    • Stock Exchanges

     

    Salary after BCA Course

    Entry level salaries may be as low as INR 4L and with experience it may reach 6 lakhs per annum in two years. 


     

    List Of BCA Colleges

    • Symbiosis Institute of Computer Science and Research, Pune
    • Christ University, Bangalore
    • Loyola College, Chennai
    • Women’s Christian College, Chennai
    • Stella Maris College, Chennai
    • Presidency College, Bangalore
    • DAV College, Punjab
    • Madras Christian College, Chennai
    • Kristu Jayanti College, Bangalore
    • New Horizon College, Bangalore

     

    Institutions providing BCA through Distance Education

    • Indira Gandhi National Open University
    • Jaipur National University
    • ICFAI
    • Sikkim Manipal University
    • Chandigarh University
    • University of Mumbai
    • JECRC
    • Amity University
    • Bangalore University
    • Annamalai University
     
    Admission Process
    1. Many colleges provide direct admission based on Merit. Apply when the application forms are out
    2. Apply for the entrance exam, if applicable for an institute
    3. Appear for Entrance Exam and qualify 
    4. Appear for interview, if applicable
     
    Higher Education Scope
    • MCA
    • MBA
     

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Eligibility
  • 10 + 2 from a recognised board in any stream with minimum aggregate of 50% 
  • Minimum 17 years of age
  • Few colleges offer admission based on Entrance Exam
  • Many colleges offer admission based on Merit
Course Details

Course Type : Computer Applications

Course After : 12th

Mode : Classroom

Cut Off : 50

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