Bachelor of Computer Applications

General

Program Description

The BCA Program offered by the Sharda University, is a professional program in Information Technology which provides high-quality education to the students. It is of three years duration. This course is designed so that students with non-mathematics background at 10+2 level are required to concurrently pursue and complete the Foundation Course in Mathematics. The objective of the Program is to provide a sound academic base from which an advanced career in Computer Application can be developed. Conceptual grounding in computer usage, as well as its practical business application, is provided.

Career Options:

Applications Developer

Systems Engineer

Software Engineer

System Software Developer

Database Programmer/ Designer

Information Security Specialist

Computer Animation Expert

Quality Assurance Specialist

Systems Analyst

Computer Science - Lecturer

Career Path

Career Path 1: Designing And Implementing System Software

It can be done exclusively by Computer Science graduates with good I.Q. and conceptual knowledge of each subject studied.

A passion for working with the high level languages and the aptitude to use new Modeling Language tools can help achieve the aim.

One can work for IT companies such as Microsoft, HP, TCS, Wipro, Infosys.

Career Path 2: Devising New Ways to Use Computers

This refers to innovation in the application of computer technology.

A career path in this area can involve advanced graduate work, followed by a position in a research University or industrial research and development laboratory.

It can involve entrepreneurial activity such as was evident during the dot-com boom of the 1990s or it can involve a combination of the two.

Career Path 3: Developing Effective Ways to Solve Computing Problems

This refers to the application or development of computer science theory and knowledge of algorithms to ensure the best possible solutions for computationally intensive problems.

As a practical matter, a career path in the development of new computer science theory typically requires graduate work to the Ph.D. level, followed by a position in a research University or an industrial research and development laboratory.

Placements

Corporates such as TCS , Wipro, Infosys, Satyam, L & T Infotech, HCL visit the University campus every year and recruit students. The University has developed special modules to prepare the students to appear for written examinations given by these companies. These modules are handled by its own senior faculty members. The University has hired private enterprises who deal in Personality Development programmes and prepares young students for Group Discussions.

The industry offers packages ranging from 3.0 to 4.5 Lacs per annum. In about 3 to 4 years, the earnings of those employed get doubled. For those trained in niche areas of software development such as ERP, VLSI & chip design or having experience in MNCs of repute, the offering from industry is Rs. 4 to 8 Lacs per annum at entry level. Almost 50% of the demand is from the Banking, Finance, Securities, Investment, and Insurance sector.

Last updated Feb 2018

About the School

Sharda University is established through UP State Act in 2009 and approved by University Grants Commission of India (UGC). It is situated in Greater Noida, Delhi NCR, 27 km from New Delhi, spread over ... Read More

Sharda University is established through UP State Act in 2009 and approved by University Grants Commission of India (UGC). It is situated in Greater Noida, Delhi NCR, 27 km from New Delhi, spread over 63 acres new, full Wi-Fi, campus. Sharda University offering internationally recognised degree approved by UGC, Govt.of India. Sharda University provides 180+ courses in different streams like Engineering, Management, Law, Nursing, Medical, Arts, Architecture, Media Studies, Languages, etc. Read less
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