MCA Degree in 1 to 5 Year! — An Investigation of Private Universities in India

Asian Journal of Computer Science and Technology, 7(1), 1-6. ISSN: 2249-0701

12 Pages Posted: 26 Mar 2018

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Prantosh Paul

Raiganj University

P. S. Aithal

Srinivas Institute of Management Studies

K. S. Shivraj

KL University

Deepti Maheshwari

Aisect University

Date Written: March 15, 2018

Abstract

Computer Application (CA) is a branch of study responsible for the creation of software and applications. It is primarily focused on software technologies and allied areas. Computer Application is available as an academic program and professional area to become industry professionals. The field started during the 1980s and gradually developed in different higher educational institutions in India. Moreover, the branch Computer Application started and still offered in India only. Initially, the branch was started as an alternative field of existing Computer Science. Computer Science is purely concentrated on theoretical areas and mathematical concentration but Computer Application was started with a primary focus on software technologies and development. Initially, Computer Application branch started with Masters program rather Bachelors program. It has started with three years program for Bachelors degree in any stream rather typical criteria of Bachelors Degree in concerned/ related/ allied field of study. Computer Application is today offered in different duration with different eligibility criteria. This paper discusses in general, an overview of Computing and Information Technology emphasizes on Computer Application. Paper highlighted the multiple entry options in MCA program with multiple durations in Indian universities with special emphasis to the Private universities.

Keywords: Computer Application, Computing, Information Technology, MCA, Higher Education, Indian Universities, Lateral Entry, PGDCA

Suggested Citation

Paul, Prantosh and Aithal, P. S. and Shivraj, K. S. and Maheshwari, Deepti, MCA Degree in 1 to 5 Year! — An Investigation of Private Universities in India (March 15, 2018). Asian Journal of Computer Science and Technology, 7(1), 1-6. ISSN: 2249-0701. Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=3144242

Prantosh Paul

Raiganj University ( email )

Yogesh Bhawan; S/O Santi Ranjan Biswas; Ashok Pall
Near Asha Cinema Hall; P.O.+ P.S. Raiganj
Raiganj, West Bengal 733134
India

P. S. Aithal (Contact Author)

Srinivas Institute of Management Studies ( email )

Srinivas Campus
Pandeshwar
Mangalore, Mangalore 575001
India
9343348392 (Phone)

HOME PAGE: http://www.srinivasuniversity.ac.in

K. S. Shivraj

KL University

Vaddeswaram, Guntur District
Andhra Pradesh
India

Deepti Maheshwari

Aisect University ( email )

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