Program Overview

About the Course – B.C.A.

Eligibility: 10+2 (any stream) with Mathematics. Minimum 60% marks at the respective examination.
Duration: 3 years

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Bachelor of Computer Applications (BCA) is an undergraduate degree programme designed to provide students with a strong foundation in computer science and its applications. BCA graduates also acquire the knowledge of necessary tech tools for businesses and get ready to work in diverse fields.

Programme Highlights

At Pillai College great choices are offered for opting a career track. BCA students can select any one track from Data Science, Full Stack Development, UI / UX and ERP. ERP track is an exclusive track which is integrated with training students for SAP ABAP (Advance Business Application Programming) Module Certification. The programme covers new age digital skills as well, like Power BI, machine learning, artificial intelligence, data analytics etc.

Programme Outcome

  • Understand the fundamentals and applications of programming, Data Structures, Databases, Networking, Mobile Computing, Information security and Data Analytics.
  • Effectively integrate I.T. based solution in the users domain after properly analyzing the requirements and the constraints.
  • Unique Knowledge of Information Technology and Computational tools for simulation.
  • Ability to comprehend and write effective project reports in a multidisciplinary environment in the context of changing technologies.

Future Prospects

BCA graduates are in high demand, and hence, they can command good salary packages. The salary packages depend on the organization, job profile, and location. However, BCA graduates can expect a starting salary between 2.5 – 4 lakhs per annum, which can go up with experience and expertise. Some of the avenues post completion of this programme are:-

  • Software Engineer
  • Software Developer
  • Front-End Developer
  • Bank-End Developer
  • System Analyst
  • Cyber Security Manager
  • Information System Manager
  • Customer Relationship Manager
  • Cloud Engineer
  • Forensic Computer Analyst
  • Web Developer
  • Ethical Hacker
  • Computer Hardware Engineer
  • Network Administrator
  • Database Administrator
  • Data Analyst
  • Full-Stack Developer
  • UX-UI Developer
  • Mobile Application Developer
  • Security Manager
  • IT Project Manager
  • DevOps Engineer
  • Machine learning Engineer
  • Game Developer
  • Business Analyst
  • Software Trainer

BCA graduates can pursue higher education in the field of computer science and applications. They can opt for Masters in Computer Applications (MCA), Masters in Data Analytics (M.Sc. (Data Analytics), Masters in Information Technology (M.Sc.(I.T.)), or even Ph.D. in Computer Science.

Studying BCA is a wise choice for students who are interested in computer applications and want to pursue a career in the IT industry. The course provides students with the necessary knowledge and skills to work in various fields and also provides an opportunity to learn new skills. The high demand for skilled computer professionals and the better job opportunities and salary packages make BCA a popular choice among students.