BCA - Bachelor in Computer Application

Programme overview

The programme is designed for students, who have done the 10+2 and are interested in taking computing/IT as a career. After acquiring the Bachelor's Degree (BCA) at IGNOU, there is further educational opportunity to go for an MCA at IGNOU or Master' s Programme at any other University.

Minimum Duration: 3 Years
Maximum Duration: 6 Years
Course Fee: Rs. 30,000 (Rs. 5000/- per semester)
Minimum Age: No bar
Maximum Age: No bar
Eligibility: 10+2 or its equivalent.

Credit System

The University follows the 'Credit System' for BCA program. Each credit is worth 30 hours of student study time. Completion of the programme requires successful completion of both assignments and the Term End Examination of each course in the programme.

BCA Programme Structure

The programme has been divided into two semesters per year (January to June and July to 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.

Syllabus and Sample Question Papers

To get syllabus and question papers of each subject click here

How to Apply for admission in IGNOU

The prospectus and application form is available at all the regional centres of the university as well as at the head quarters. It is also available on the University's website www.ignou.ac.in Admission form can also be filled online at IGNOU website www.ignou.ac.in

Download Common Prospectus

Last Date for admission in IGNOU July Session :

17-08-2016, with late fee of Rs. 300/- 31-08-2016 (See advertisement Click here)

You can apply online

For admission related information,
contact to Student Support Centre Ph. 011-29572513
Email: ssc@ignou.ac.in