Bachelor of Computer Applications

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Scope of BCA

 Fast growing computer technology & communication systems have certainly become critical components of almost every company’s strategic plan. Companies with a view to take an advantage of the ongoing development in technology & communication hire expert professionals who can apply computer science principles in order to solve problem faced by the interface between business & technology.

There by Bachelor in Computer Application(BCA) is an undergraduate course of three years which enhances students to keep pace with the developing industry.

Eligibility for BCA:

10+2 in any discipline/equivalent diploma from a recognized education Board.
Few colleges/institutions undertake an entrance exam for the admission procedure in BCA.

Scope of BCA:

On completion of the BCA course, one can take up a job in software company like Infosys, TCS, Tech Mahindra, Wipro etc.
On a second thought, one may go for higher studies post BCA i.e. doing (MCA ) Master in Computer Applications

Even in government sectors, BCA graduates are in huge demand in companies like ONGC, Bharat Petroleum, BSNL, MTNL etc.

Glance at BCA subjects:

Listed below are few of the BCA subjects to be included in the curriculum of students with the motive of enhancing their skills.

  1. Data & file Structure using C
  2. Digital Electronics & Computer Organization
  3. Computer Oriented Statistical & Optimization Methods
  4. Operating System
  5. Computer System Architecture & Assembly Language
  6. Production & Operations Management
  7. Computer Oriented Financial Management
  8.  Data Communication Networks
  9. Computer Graphics
  10. Object Oriented Design & Programming in C++
  11. Software Engineering
  12. Programming in Visual Basic
  13. Information Systems: Analysis, Design & Implementations
  14. Client Server Technology
  15. Multimedia Applications

Career opportunities for BCA:

Computer & IT fields are full of career opportunities for now & in the coming years as of now. They can be categorized as

-Computer Programmers
-Software Developers
-Web designers /developers
-Business/System Analysts
-System Operators
-Training Professionals
-Customer/Technical support executives

Other classifications are ;

  • Software Programmer
  • Database Administrator
  • System & Network Administrator
  • Multimedia/ web programmer
  • Web designer
  • Lecturer in Computer science / computer application technologies

Universities offering BCA course:

Here are a few of the colleges offering BCA as a curriculum course for the aspirants.

  1. Christ University, Bangalore
  2. Madras Christian College , Chennai
  3. SRM university, Chennai
  4. Xavier Institute of Computer Application, Ahemdabad
  5. St. Xavier’s Mapusa, Goa

There by Bachelor in Computer Application is a course that is custom-made for students, pertaining to excel in the field of computers. Interested students, who are inclined towards computer related subjects, can readily apply for the course. It holds high regards in the coming future.

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