Master of Computer Applications(MCA)

Program Overview

Demands of skills and competencies are varying at faster pace, due to competitive and rapid market changes predominately in Small and Medium Enterprises, which urges for provision of flexible, work-integrated, continuous training, learning and development opportunities through Higher Education Institutions. There is a dire need for a paradigm shift in the training approaches in the formal and informal sector for developing skills in concurrence to the societal need. The traditional and formal educational delivery may not achieve this at rapidly changing demand with flexible approach. Provision of appropriate skills may thus be an important intervention to increasing the productivity of employment workforce.

Distance and Online education is more costs effective and can take place while continuing full-time employment. Given its scope, the program will benefit aspirants seeking to develop skills, improve competency, and build expertise in the fast growing Computing Industry.

Amity as a distance learning institution plays important role by providing flexible and cost effective education to enhance their productivity skills.

Program Objectives

1. Students will exhibit practical knowledge of the mathematics, computer science and management in the work scenario.

2. Students will amalgamate learning from theory and experience, and make use of skills developed across functional areas in developing applications.

3. Students will progress and sustain effective individual and organizational performance by leveraging research and IT skills in a given context.

4. Students will recognize and understand the use of assertiveness and influential skills.

5. Students will exhibit an ability to select advance computing tools and techniques and use them with agility.

6. Students will formulate and conduct experiments, cite the research skills to design, analyze and make conclusion from the resulting data.

7. Students will function effectively both as a team leader and team member on versatile projects to demonstrate computing and management skills.

8. Students will critically appraise and reflect learning and development throughout their career.

Learning Outcomes

  1. Implement the Creative and Problem Solving skills in various Real time problems To prepare graduates who will contribute to society as broadly educated, expressive, responsible citizens with proven expertise
  2. Develop the individual as Entrepreneur in the software fields as Software Programr, Software Engineer, Software Architect, Software Developer etc.
  3. Select modern computing tools and techniques and use them with dexterity.
  4. Evaluate, verify, trouble-shoot, test and analyze an existing computer-based system, process, component or program

Program Structure

Eligibility Criteria & Duration

Eligibility Criteria for admission –

10+2 with Mathematics & Bachelor's Degree in any discipline from any recognised university (BCA is preferable)

For foreign students
  • O Level Certificate (completing 10 years of formal schooling. Diploma Will Not Be acceptable)
  • A Level Certificate (completing 12 years of formal schooling. Diploma Will Not Be acceptable)
  • Certificate of Equivalence from Association of Indian Universities (required by any student with foreign education to apply in any University in INDIA, refer to
  • Graduation degree (3 yrs or 4 yrs degree program. Diploma will not be acceptable)
Procedure For Admissions

a) The University will notify Academic Calendar of Programs/Courses for compliance by ADDOE.

b) Based on the calendar ADDOE finalize the entire schedule of admissions. The student can now file the Application Online uploading the attested copies of relevant documents. The documents are verified at various levels and upon verifying the eligibility payment link is offered to student to pay the fee online through payment gate way. Information brochures and prospectus are available online and can be accessed any time. No fee is charged for this facility.

• Duration of the program: 3 Year

Fee Structure (General)

Year 1 INR 50,000.00
Year 2 INR 50,000.00
Year 3 INR 50,000.00
Total INR 1,50,000.00

Defence Officers

Year 1 INR 42,500.00
Year 2 INR 42,500.00
Year 3 INR 42,500.00
Total INR 1,27,500.00

Other Ranks

Year 1 INR 35,000.00
Year 2 INR 35,000.00
Year 3 INR 35,000.00
Total INR 1,05,000.00
Scholarship Policy Download

Evaluation Policy

  • Evaluation of student performance in each course-unit has two components: (a)internal continuous assessment (course work) and (b) the semester/year examinations which are held at the end of Semester/Academic Year.
  • The level of student academic performance as the aggregate of continuous evaluation and end semester/year examination is reflected by letter grades on a ten-point scale according to the connotations givenbelow:
    Grade Qualitative Value Grade Points
    A+ Outstanding 10
    A- Excellent 9
    B+ Good 7
    B Above Average 6
    B- Average 5
    C+ Satisfactory 4
    c Border Line 3
    F Fail 0
  • Course credit units are integer numbers indicating the weightage assigned to a course unit, project, researchwork, summer internship etc. onthe basisof contact hoursperweek on all learning activities.
  • Thestudent mustscore aminimum Grade 'C+' ineachcourse unit.
  • The minimum passing SGPA for each semester is 4.5 for Under Graduate Programs and 5.0 for PostGraduate, Integrated and DualDegree Programs .
  • Thestudent should secureaminimumoverall Cumulative Grade Point Average (CGPA) of 6 inthe case of Post Graduate, Integrated and Dual Degree Programs and 5.0 in the case of Under Graduate programs atthe endoffinal year.

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