Bachelor of Computer Application

Bachelor of Computer Application

The course is broadly based, covering the areas of computer science, software development and information systems, providing a good foundation…

Bachelor of Computer Application

The course is broadly based, covering the areas of computer science, software development and information systems, providing a good foundation for a rapidly changing industry. The relatively open structure of the course makes it feasible to offer new option modules as the need arises, while preserving the overall objectives of the course. In addition to the core area of object oriented software development, one can study a range of other approaches and paradigms, including the development of database systems and Internet applications. The sessions are practice based and include a substantial amount of programming work.


Bachelor of Computer Application Course Objective

The Bachelor of computer application aims at inculcating essential skills as demanded by the global software industry through interactive learning process. This also includes team building skills, audio-visual presentations and personality development programs. The program enhances analytical and communication skill besides inculcating the virtues of self study. The curriculum has been designed to cater the ever changing demands of information technology along with necessary inputs from the industry. The objective of the course is to develop skilled manpower in the various areas of information technology.

The Bachelor of Computer Application program at Jagannath university

  • Imparting fundamental knowledge of the specialized area among the students so that they become competent to embark on inventive paths.
  • To promote convergence of knowledge, information, technology and skills.
  • To prepare the students to face global challenges in the field of IT.
  • To provide facilities to the students to develop their inherent talents and establish themselves as result oriented IT professionals.

For aspirants, willing to be a part of this booming IT Industry and looking for a challenging career, we at Jagannath university go beyond the conventional thinking and create a totally new sustainable environment which provides a culture – conducive to free thinking and learning; and a system that values and promotes an individual’s integrity, worth and capabilities.


Key Features

  • Sector-specific and job-oriented
  • Modern up-to-date curriculum
  • Lateral entry for diploma holders in the related degree programmes.
  • Effective Personal Contact Programme.
  • Adequate hands-on training for Computer Practicals.
  • Examination conducted twice in a year.

Live Projects

Working on live and time-bound projects gives the student first-hand experience of the corporate culture. The process also helps them develop a professional attitude, sense of responsibility, analytical ability and leadership qualities as required by the Industry.

Performance Evaluation

Performance of the students is evaluated, regularly on the basis of Assignments, Case-Studies, Project Report, Presentation and Semester-end Examinations.


Rs. 9500/-10+2 or equivalent examinationfrom the recognized board ofschool education


Bachelor of Computer Application Career Opportunities

Bachelor of Computer Application (BCA) which was earlier known as the Bachelor of Information Technology (BIT) is one of the trending professional program in today’s youth. With the coming of Digital India, Skilled India and paperless India have increased the scope in the field of computer and IT sectors. Now computers are being used everywhere from a small general store to giant multi-national companies, 

Following are some of the opportunities or segments for computer application graduates.

  • Graphics
  • Banks
  • BPO
  • Multimedia
  • Faculty in training institutes and schools
  • Electrical and Electronics OEM
  • Financial Institutions
  • Desktop Publishing
  • Government Departments and Agencies
  • Software Development
  • System Maintanance




Corporate Interface

Internships and Placements

The IT students are taken in as interns and recruited in prestigious organisations like :

  • Wipro Technologies
  • HCL Technologies
  • DELL
  • Mphasis
  • IBM
  • Mercer
  • Patni Computers
  • Siemens
  • Tech Mahindra
  • TCS
  • WNS GS
  • Genpact
  • Infosys
  • Royal Bank of Scotland
  • Birlasoft
  • PlanMan Media
  • Headstrong
  • Hewitt International
  • Pitney Bowes
  • AajTak – TV Today
  • Belzabar Software Design Sol.
  • Agilient Technologies
  • R Systems
  • Keane India