BCA: Course Details, Eligibility and Career Opportunities

BCA stands for Bachelor of Computer Applications, which is a three-year undergrad degree. It is offered by various reputed colleges across India. But what is the degree all about? As the name suggests, it is about the computer, its uses, components, and applications across fields. 

About the degree: BCA Course teaches students about the database, networking, data management, software engineering, programming, computer languages such as C++, Python, etc. In addition to these aforementioned subjects, the degree teaches everything about web scripting, coding, development, etc. 

Details: It is a bachelor’s degree. The time duration is of Three years where students may or may not have to submit a project report.

Eligibility: The eligibility criteria indeed vary according to the university and the policies. But the definite prerequisite of this degree remains the same: The interested candidates should at least have passed 10+2 in any stream from any recognized board with a minimum of 45% marks in aggregate. There are certain certificate courses as well which can make you eligible for the degree but they vary with the university and hence, candidates need to ask the institute only.

In the duration of these three years, the students will learn what importance the degree holds and shortly after the conclusion they can work as:

  • Web Developers
  • Web Designers
  • Network Administrators
  • System Managers
  • Computer Programmers
  • Software Developers
  • Software Testers
  • Teachers
  • Government jobs

To fill these positions, candidates need to have concluded the degree from one of the best colleges for BCA. CGC, Landran is one such college that offers this degree along with nonpareil placement drives and strong industrial exposure. Also, it accepts students who have diplomas from Trade from Punjab State Board of Technical and Education & Industrial Training, or similar from State Board of Technical Education, or Sant Longowal Institute of Engineering & Technology, Longowal.