Master of Computer Application

Master of Computer Application

In highly competitive corporate environment, achieving a leadership position in an Organization the budding managers need to develop a strong vision for their companies, apart from having a terrific sense of commitment.

Master of Computer Application

MCA is a professional Degree course, considered to meet the rising demand for qualified professionals in the area of Information Technology and its applications. The MCA programme is tending more towards application Development and thus has more importance on latest tools and techniques to develop improved and quicker applications. The programme lays foundation for conceptual and analytical reasoning and gives the students an insight into the intricacies of hardware/ software and dynamics of the business environment. The course is designed towards current and emerging issues in IT and business and provides a sound theoretical background and excellent practical exposure to the students in the algorithm design and optimization, programming, computational theory, network and database management, mathematics, probability, accounting, finance, statistics, mobile technologies etc to meet the growing manpower requirements of the Global Software Industry.

Master of Computer Application Course Objective

The MCA program prepares students to obtain up positions as system analysts, systems designers, Programmers and managers in any field related to information technology. The program, therefore, aims at imparting comprehensive knowledge with equal emphasis on theory and practice. The MCA students are encouraged to spend a full semester working in the industry in the institute giving them insight into the workings of the IT world. However, the course curriculum will have enough flexibility to enable a student to undertake advanced studies in computer science later on.

MCA course offered by Jagannath University

The program is divided in six semesters. The first three semesters provide a strong foundation of basics and core concepts of Information Technology whereas the next two semesters lay emphasis on the web and networking concepts. The program equips students with the skills and relevant competence to handle all practical problems faced in the industry.

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.

FeeEligibility
Rs. 12,500/- per semester.Bachelor degree in any disciplinefrom a recognized University

Master Of Computer Application Career Opportunities

Lot of Job opportunities are available in the field of MCA. Candidates having an MCA degree may have great employment opportunities in top IT companies and top consultancy firms.

At present, with the advancement of IT & Communication systems, people with good computer application skills are highly demanded in IT sector. MCA qualified students can find jobs easily in government and private sector. Numerous job are available in both the sectors. Candidates can get profiles as per their skills and caliber.

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