Bachelor of Computer Applications (BCA) is a three-year undergraduate degree course in computer applications. Bachelor of Computer Applications (BCA) is one of the popular courses among the students who want to jumpstart their career in the field of information technology. This three-year degree course is divided into six semesters, over which the students learn cutting-edge technologies to be proficient in design and development of information technology tools. A student undergoes rigorous academic discipline to learn about database management systems, networking, data structure, and core programming languages like Python, ‘C’, and ‘Java’.
With the rapid rise in the demand of technology in every sector, opportunities for a BCA graduate are limitless. One can opt for a job, go for higher studies, or even set up their own software development firm after the completion of BCA degree. Furthermore, freelancing is also a sound choice for a competent BCA graduate. Since we have setup our infrastructure to match the international standardsin engineering education, BCA students get access to the state-of-the-art laboratories and highly qualified faculties with industrial experience, which puts this course on par with an engineering degree.
Note: Any student who has passed their 12th exam from any stream (arts, commerce, and science) is eligible to pursue BCA in APIIT.
Programme Content & Academic Framework
First year is dedicated to Computer Fundamentals, Mathematical Foundation and System Analysis & Design. Second year aims at including Advance Languages, Database Systems and Advance Data Structure etc. The third year curriculum has been designed to provide essential skills related to web designing, networking & multimedia tools. The complete BCA course has been designed to cater to the ever changing demands of information technology along with necessary inputs from the industry. Apart from the curriculum, we provide students with ample opportunities to learn in-demand technologies like Big Data, Machine Learning, Artificial Intelligence, Cyber Security and many more.
Cutting Edge Laboratories
A Since the computers are everywhere in every industry nowadays, there are number of career options available for a BCA graduate. Some of the careers BCA graduates can pursue are Application Analyst, Business Analyst, Data Analyst, Database Administrator, Games Developer, Information System Manager, IT Consultant, Multimedia Programmer, Network Administrator, Software Developer, Big Data analyst, Mobile Applications Developer to name a few. The graduates can also go for higher studies and do the research in new developing areas like Machine Learning, Artificial Intelligence, Robotics, Big Data etc.