Wednesday, August 15, 2012

Career in BCA

Computers have changed the way we do our office and personal work. The advancement in computer technology has made life easy for the billions of people around the globe. At the same time it created huge amount of job opportunities for the computer professionals. A well trained computer professional can earn a good salary as well as he can work in reputed companies like Microsoft and TCS. Bachelor in Computer Applications or BCA is a three year full time degree course offered by many universities in India.

If you want to make a career in computers and its related field then BCA is a good option for you. The subjects dealt in this course are Business Statistics, Business communication, Networking, C and C++ language, Computer Applications, Information Technology, Management etc.

Eligibility Criteria:-

For admission in BCA course one should pass 10+2 or equivalent of any recognized Board or Council with Physics, Chemistry and Math. The course duration is of three years which consists six semesters of five months. Their will be two months summer internship in this program.
For MCA you should have a graduate degree in computer science. It may be B.Sc. computer science or BCA.

Job prospects:-

A person with the BCA degree can make careers in project management, software testing, business development, customer relationship manager, software engineering and development, hardware and networking, quality maintenance and many more. A trained graduate can start his career as Test Engineer, Software Consultant, Network Engineer, Software Engineer and Programmer.


The salaries of BCA graduates depends on the college from which they pass out, the prevailing market conditions and economy and the personal skills of the students. As a fresher one can start his career with a salary of 12,000 to 20,000 per month. Salary increases with the experience and skill development.
For better opportunities in future you can pursue MCA or MBA after some work experience, this will fetch you senior positions in reputed organization.

Top BCA Colleges in India
  •     Delhi University
  •     BIT,Mesra,Ranchi
  •     Cochin Univ of Science & Tech
  •     NIT Allahabad
  •     NIT Bhopal
  •     NIT Calicut
  •     NIT Durgapur
  •     NIT Jamshedpur
  •     NIT Kurukshetra
  •     NIT Raipur
  •     NIT Surathkal
  •     NIT Trichy NIMCET
  •     NIT Warangal
  •     Pondicherry Central University
  •     University of Hyderabad
  •     University of Pune
  •     VIT University Vellor


  1. NICE POST!!! BBA has been raised due to tough competition in managements. Demand of BBA going to high day by day with rapid speed. Thanks for sharing a nice information.
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  2. Best favoured course in the field of IT is MCA. MCA course in India is an alternative for the students who have not done B.Tech. Many Top MCA Colleges in India are offering MCA degree.