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SASTRA | Masters in Computer Application (MCA) (Batch 03)

Prepares graduates for rewarding careers in the ever-evolving field of computer applications

Course Snapshot

  • FeeINR 1,40,000 + GST
  • Work Experience2 - 30 Years
  • Duration2 Years
  • Delivery MethodOnline

Course Detail

Program Overview

The Masters in Computer Application (MCA) is a specialized program designed to provide students with in-depth knowledge and skills in various aspects of computer science applications. This course combines theoretical foundations with practical training, equipping students to excel in software development, database management, networking, and systems analysis. Through a comprehensive curriculum, MCA students gain expertise in programming languages, algorithms, data structures, and software engineering principles.

Students also learn about emerging technologies such as artificial intelligence, cloud computing, NLP, image processing and others as per their individual interest. With a strong emphasis on hands-on projects, the MCA program prepares graduates for rewarding careers in the ever-evolving field of computer applications.

Program Highlights

  • Immersive Learning through Project Work: Students will have the opportunity to identify a real-time problem statement at their respective workplace and work through a project in a dynamic learning environment to arrive at a viable and optimal solution.
  • All-Round Personality Development: In addition to pursuing courses that are focussed on building technical competencies, students also get the opportunity to do courses that will help with professional communication and individual personality development.
  • Participate in Job Fairs Organized by SASTRA: Students of the online MCA programme, are welcome to participate in the Job Fairs and other placement events organized by SASTRA on campus.
  • Recognized MCA from a Top-Ranked University: Earn a credible and recognized MCA degree from India's top ranked University. SASTRA is ranked #24 amongst Universities as per NIRF Rankings 2022.
  • Exposure to Emerging Technologies: Between the mandatory courses and a wide-range of electives in varied technical domains, students have the opportunity to pursue knowledge and expertise in multiple areas of emerging technologies that is vital in the present day business environment.

Desired Candidate Profile

  • Graduate/Bachelors degree (10+2+3 or 10+2+4) or equivalent in Computer Science / Computer Applications / Mathematics / other relevant stream from a recognized university.

Course Modules

Semester 1 (21 credits):

  • Data Structures
  • Numerical
  • Computer Organization
  • Operating Systems
  • Professional Communication (Semi Theory and Semi Practice)
  • Data Structures and Algorithms Laboratory
  • Numerical and Statistical Methods Laboratory
  • Operating Systems Laboratory
  • Soft Skills - 1
Semester 2 (21 credits):
  • Database Management Systems
  • Software Design and Testing
  • Object Oriented Analysis and Design
  • Mathematical Foundation for Computer Science
  • Elective I
  • Advanced Java Programming (Semi Theory and Semi Practical)
  • Database Management Systems Laboratory
  • Software Design and Testing Laboratory
  • Soft Skills - 2

Semester 3 (21 credits):

  • Algorithm Design
  • Web Technology (Semi Theory and Semi Practical)
  • Big Data Analytics
  • Elective II
  • Elective III
  • Algorithm Design Laboratory
  • Information System Development Laboratory
  • Big Data Analytics Laboratory

Semester 4 (17 credits)

  • Theory and Practices of Artificial Intelligence (Semi Theory and Semi Practical)
  • Network Principles and Protocols
  • Elective IV (Students will be allowed to complete this course through SWAYAM)
  • Machine Learning Techniques
  • Project Work and Viva Voce