MCA - Masters of Computer Applications

Programme overview

The programme is designed for graduate students for productive careers in software industry academia. The programme's thrust is on giving the students a thorough and sound background in theoretical and application oriented courses relevant to the latest computer software development. The programme emphasizes the application of software technology to solve mathematical, computing, communications/networking and commercial problems..

Minimum Duration: 3 Years
Maximum Duration: 6 Years
Course Fee: Rs. 54,000/- for full programme to be paid semester wise @Rs. 9,000/- per semester. Non Maths students have to pay Rs.1,200/- additional in the first semester
Minimum Age: No bar
Maximum Age: No bar
Eligibility: Any Bachelor/s degree of minimum 3 (three) year duration from a recognized University AND Mathematics as one of the subject at 10+2 level or graduation level; else the student is required to pursue and pass the BCS12 course concurrently with IGNOU MCA.

Credit System

The University follows the 'Credit System' for MCA 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.

MCA 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

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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 Admission form can also be filled online at IGNOU website

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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