Bachelor of Computer Applications
Eligibility:-Class XII pass from a recognised Board with a minimum of 45%(40% for SC/ST holding a valid caste certificate) in aggregate with Mathematics as a subject in class X .
Duration:- 3 years full time degree progrmme
Affiliation:- CCS University, Meerut
Bachelor in Computer Application (BCA) is an undergraduate degree course in computer applications. With the rapid growth of IT industry in India, the demand of computer professionals is increasing day by day. This increasing growth of IT industry has created a lot of opportunities for the computer graduates.
Bachelor in Computer Application (BCA) is one of the popular courses among the students who want to make their career in the IT (Information Technology) field. It comprises of the subjects like Database, Networking, Data Structure, Core Programming Languages like ‘C’ and ‘java’. This course provides a lot of opportunities to the students who are interested in computer field and wants to work in the IT sector as programmer or software developer.
Course & Duration
The BCA is an undergraduate degree course in Computer Applications for duration of 3 years(6 Semesters). After completing BCA, a student can go for MCA which is a Master Course in Computer Application .
The study period of BCA includes various subjects such as Programming in C Language (Basic and Advanced), Networking, World-Wide-Web, Data Structure, Advanced C Language Programming, Database Management, Mathematics, Software Engineering, Object Oriented Programming using C++, Visual Basic, Programming using PHP, JAVA, Oracle, Operating Systems, Web Scripting and Development, etc.
Scope ,Career ,Jobs and Salary
The IT field is one of the highest paying fields for a fresher. A computer professional working in a big MNC can easily get an initial package of Rs. 25,000 to Rs. 40,000 per month. Some IT giants like Google, Microsoft, Oracle, Face book pays even a six figure salary to a fresh graduateS.
The demand of IT professionals is increasing not only in India but also abroad. After the completion of the course, the student can find a job in reputed IT companies like IBM, Oracle, Infosys, and Google. The student can work as a System Engineer, Junior Programmer, Web Developer or as a System Administrator. This field provides you ample opportunities to make your career not only in private sector but also in the public sector. The government organizations like NIC, Indian Army, Indian Air Force and India Navy also recruit large number of computer professionals for their IT department. After the completion of the course a student’s work profile may include:
System engineer in the top companies like Infosys, Wipro, hp, Google.
A system engineer develops, tests and evaluates software, circuits and personal computer.
Programmer in various software development firms.
The duty of programmer is to write code for software. A programmer primarily works in computer languages such as Assembly, COBOL, C, C++, C#, Java, Lisp, Python, etc.
A System administrator is responsible for setting up and maintaining the system or server in an organization in Banks ,Schools ,Colleges and Hospitals etc.
The sole responsibility of software developer is to develop software that ease the tasks of the people and enable them to perform work efficiently. A software developer also installs, test and maintains the software.
Number of top recruiters look for the fresh degree holders for offering opportunity of work with. BCA is one of the demanding courses under the IT sector. We have listed various prestigious companies that recruit BCA graduates:
- Tech Mahindra
- Hexaware Technologies Ltd.