Bachelor of Computer Applications (BCA)

India’s deliverance is possible due to the accessibility of huge IT industry. Information Technology is a field which is encountering rapid development and is changing the state of Indian business models. With the rapid growth of the IT industry in India, the demand for computer professionals is increasing day by day. This increasing growth of IT industry has created a lot of opportunities for the computer graduates. Large corporations and software firms looking for people with a strong background in Computer Applications. Also industry demands are ever changing and ever reaching. 

With the opening up of vast number of career options that stand in front of the students, Bachelor in Computer Applications (BCA) is one of the popular options to make a career in Information Technology. It is an undergraduate academic degree in Computer Applications. The duration of this programme is three years. This programme provides a sound academic base for an advanced career in Computer Applications. It also carries out the required analysis and synthesis involved in Computer Systems, Information Systems and Computer Applications.

BCA programme caters to the needs of students aspiring to excel in the field of Computer Applications and is designed to develop computer professionals versatile in the use of computer tools and technologies. The broad objective of the programme is to provide sound academic base from where the student can pursue an advanced career in Computer Applications.

The curriculum of this programme is outcome based and it imbibes required theoretical concepts and practical skills in the domain. By undergoing this programme, students develop critical, analytical thinking and problem solving abilities for a smooth transition from academic to real-life work environment. In addition, students are trained in communication skills and interdisciplinary topics to enhance their scope.

There is a huge scope in the field of BCA in terms of job or higher studies after the completion of course. Self-employment option is also available. This field provides you ample opportunities to make your career not only in private sector but also in the public sector.

Quality IT Professionals are in high demand everywhere and in every sector, whether within our borders or abroad, as the growth pace of this industry is consistently high. India is a particularly important outsourcing hub for clients from UK or the US. 

As the span of BCA course is 3 years, students get a privilege of working abroad as the demand of technocrats with the knowledge of computer language and applications is high. So, BCA course is widely preferred by the students to conserve their time and increase their career scope in the long run.

Course Curriculum

Course Curriculum

Program Educational Objectives (PEOs)

Program Educational Objectives (PEOs)

The programme acts as a foundation degree and helps to develop critical, analytical and problem solving skills at first level. The foundation degree makes the graduates employable in IT industries, scientific organisations and also to assume administrative positions in various types of organisations. Further acquisition of higher level degrees help the graduates to pursue a career in academics or scientific organisations as a researcher.

The Programme Educational Objectives are to prepare the students to:

  • Become Computer Application Developers, Algorithm Developers or Computer Programmers
  • Work alongside engineering, medical, ICT professionals and scientists to assist them in their research and development work
  • Pursue masters and doctoral research degrees to work in colleges, universities as professors or as scientists in research establishments

Programme Outcomes (POs)

Program Outcomes (POs)

On completion of this program, a student will be able to:

  • Develop computer programmes for specific applications
  • Use existing algorithms to develop computer applications
  • Develop new algorithms for solving specific computational problems
  • Operate commercially available software tools for solving scientific and business related problems
  • Perform various functional roles during the development of commercially viable, robust and reliable software
  • Work as a member of a scientific project team and communicate across teams
  • Conduct himself as a responsible citizen
  • Choose appropriate online programmes for further learning; participate in seminars and conferences

Career Opportunities

Career Opportunities

With a bachelor’s degree in Computer Applications, one can find a reasonably good start in the Information Technology industry. BCA holders get jobs in IT segments like software services, Business Process Management (BPM/BPO), engineering services and computer hardware.

There is a huge career scope for BCA graduates. They can opt for jobs or higher studies after the completion of the program. There are many software MNCs which provide jobs to BCA graduates. If students have technical knowledge and all the necessary required skills then they can hold good positions in MNCs.

If graduates have the urge for in-depth knowledge in this field, then they can go for advanced courses such as MCA and Ph.D.

Software Engineer


Engineering services

Computer hardware

Business Process Management (BPM_BPO)

Eligibility Criteria

Eligibility Criteria

Pass in PUC / 10+2 with minimum 50% marks of any recognized Board / Council or any other qualification recognized as equivalent there to.

Course Duration: 6 Semesters (3 Years)


How to Apply?


Rukmini Knowledge Park, Kattigenahalli, Yelahanka, Bangalore - 560064, Karnataka, India

+91-95388 74444

Application Fee

Bachelor of Computer Applications (BCA)

Indian / SAARC Nationals 500
NRI Fee 1000
Foreign Nationals 50