Bachelor in Computer Applications (BCA) - Indira Gandhi National Open University


Indira Gandhi National Open University

Computer and IT

3 year(s)


Indira Gandhi National Open Universiy (IGNOU) follows the credit System for its Bachelor’s Degree Programme. Each Credit amounts to 30 hours of study comprising all learning activities. To successfully complete this program, you will have to earn 96 credits over a period of 3 to 6 years depending on your convenience. However, you will not be allowed to earn more than 32 credits in a year.


Salient features

MINIMUM DURATION:

  1. Minimum: 3 YEARS
  2. Maximum:6 YEARS.

EXAMINATION: The examination will be taken by IGNOU through ICA.

ADMISSION SESSION The admission in BCA is taken for July and January session.

ACADEMIC COUNSELING SESSION:

  1.  For few programs Academic Counseling Session is provided for selective subjects only. For further details on Academic Counseling Session do kindly Contact Academic Coordinator at  [email protected] .
  2. Practical lab classes will be provided which will be held either in the morning shift or in the evening shift for which 75% attendance is mandatory to appear for Practical TEE.

Eligibility

ELIGIBILITY CRITERIA

10+2 or Its Equivalent

DOCUMENTS REQUIRED (DURING ADMISSION)

1. Transcript of SLC, & +2 Level (2 copies each)
2. 2 PP size and 2 Auto size Photographs
3. For proof of date of Birth one should submit Xerox copy of valid passport / citizenship / driving license (2 copies of any one) (Note: Date of birth should be mention in AD)



Curricular structure

The BCA Degree has the following components:

1ST Semester

Credits

FEG-02 Foundation Course in English II

4

ECO-01 Business Organization

4

BCS-011 Computer Basic and PC Software

3

BCS-012 Basic Mathematics

4

BCSL-013 Computer Basic and PC Software lab

2

2nd Semester

Credits

ECO-02 Accountancy-1

4

MCS-011  Problem Solving and Programming

3

MCS-012 

4

MCS-013

2

MCS-015 

2

BCSL-021  

1

BCSL-022

1


3rd Semester

Credits

MCS-014

Systems Analysis and Design

4

MCS-021

Data and File structure

4

MCS-023

Introduction to Database Management System

3

BCS-031

Programming in C++

3

BCSL-033

Data and File Structures Labs

1

BCSL-034

DBMS Lab

1         

4th Semester

Credits

BCS-040 Statistical Techniques

4

MCS-024   Object Orientated Technologies and Java Programming

3

BCS-041Fundamentals of Computer Networks

2

BCS-042 Introduction to Algorithm Design

2

MCSL-016  Internet Concepts and Web Design

1

BCSL-043  Lava Programming Lab

1

BCSL-044 Statistical Techniques Lab

1

BCSL-045 Algorithm Design Lab

1


5th Semester

Credits

BCS-051 Introduction to Software Engineering

3

BCS-052 Network Programming and Administration

3

BCS-053 Web Programming

2

BCS-054 Computer Oriented Numerical Techniques

3

BCS-055 Business Communication

2

BCSL-056  Network Programming and Administration Lab

1

BCSL-057 Web Programming Lab

1

BCSL-058 Computer Oriented Numerical Techniques Lab

1

6th Semester

Credits

MCS-022  Operating System and Concept and Network Management

2

BCS-062   E-Commerce

4

BCSL-063 Operating System Concepts and Networking Management Lab

1

BCSP-64   Project

8