Bachelor of Computer Application (BCA)
Bachelors in Computer Application, BCA is a 3-year professional undergraduate degree programme for candidates wishing to delve into the world of Computer languages. One of the most popular options to get started with a career in Information Technology, the programme gives you an insight into the world of computers and its applications. BCA, besides incorporating latest developments into its curriculum, also helps in bridging the gap between the IT industry and academic institutes.
A BCA degree is considered to be par with a BTech/BE degree in Computer Science or Information Technology. The degree helps interested students setting up a sound academic base for an advanced career in Computer Applications.
A person who has completed BCA from any reputed institution will very easily get a job as a chief information officer, computer programmer, computer support service specialist, computer scientist, computer systems analyst. database administration, Information systems manager, software developer, software publisher, systems administrator in any organisation. However, if someone is willing to work in government organisation there is a vacancy there as well. After BCA one can join government banks as clerks, probationary officer, short service commission for Navy or Army, IAS, IPS, CBI, Group examinations, RRB or UPSC.
Eligibility for admission
A pass in the Higher Secondary/ Technical Higher Secondary/ Vocational Higher Secondary of Kerala or CBSC or ICSC or Pre-degree examination of the University of Kerala with any other examination recognized thereto by the University of Kerala with Mathematics as one of the optional subjects.