MCA Programme (3 Years, Full-time Program offered by School of Computer Science & Engineering)
A 3 year (6 semesters) MCA Program for the eligible candidates will be offered at School of Computer Science Shri Mata Vaishno Devi University from the academic session 2014-2015. The course has been developed with the commitment to motivate and nurture young minds for production of excellent manpower to meet the ever changing needs of Industry. In view of growing demand of IT professionals in the area of computer application keeping in mind the changing needs of IT industry, a 3 year MCA course is need of the hour. The school of Computer Science & Engineering intends to launch this course from this year (2014) which will be starting from the month of August. This program would prepare a candidate to become a quality software professional with the advanced and updated knowledge base which is necessary to meet the needs of software industries. The primary objective of the course is to initiate young minds into the world of computer applications and provide them with a solid grounding in the domain of software.
Features of the program
The aim of the program is to offer courses with twin objective of producing world class computer professionals and to keep pace with the ever changing demands of Business practices. Efforts of the program is towards developing skilled manpower trained specifically for the various areas of Computer Applications, specialized areas of Business Management and Information Technology along with the specialized courses to develop communication skills of the students. This program offers courses which are highly Lab oriented and a special emphasis is given on experimental learning through project based curriculum and also includes hand-on training of latest packages and technologies of computer science. The students will undergo developing industrial projects for gaining adequate exposure to Computer application in business organizations, culture, concepts, practices & procedures. The curriculum contains the courses like Computer Oriented Optimization, Artificial Intelligence & Expert Systems, Software Engineering, Computer Graphics and Multimedia, Organization behavior & management practices, Management Information System, Distributed Computing System etc. The course structure envelops all aspects required by a successful IT professional and prepares the students to face the challenges of a dynamic and challenging industry. To ensure that the graduating students are ‘industry ready’ special emphasis is on providing good language skills, managerial skills and a semester of industrial internship which will eventually help them in getting good placements.