BCA is an undergraduate program where students get ample exposure to various areas of computer application including the latest developments to keep pace with the industry. The course has been designed to empower the participants with quality education focusing on innovation, entrepreneurship and bench-marked management techniques. The program is affiliated to HPU Shimla and was introduced in 2008 at our college.
The primary objective of this program is to provide a foundation of computing principles and business practices for effectively using/managing information systems and enterprise software. It helps students analyse the requirements for system development and exposes students to business software and information systems. This course provides students with options to specialize in legacy application software, system software or mobile applications.
WHAT AFTER BCA
There are wide-ranging options for the graduates who have completed BCA ranging from Software Engineering and Development, Hardware and Networking, Research and Development, Services and Application Support, etc. Students get easily captivated in organizations at entry-level positions like Trainee Programmer, Software – Tester, Analyst, Engineer, Administrator, DBA and Programmer.
Government: Many government information technology companies and government like BHEL, NSDL, MTNL and BSNL are hiring BCA graduates.
Private: Several reputed companies like TCS, Wipro, Infosys,Tech Mahindra, Convergys are recruiting BCA graduates.
Also students at Dronacharya College get a chance to Earn while Learn– Wipro WASE program gives an opportunity to do M.Tech. degree from BITS pilani along with Job where student gets stipend upto Rs. 23000/- per month.
Department: Computer Science
Course Commence In: June
Course Duration: 3 Years
Total Seats: 60
HOD: Mr. Rajesh Singh Rana
Phone: +91 80910 32055
Learning methodology emphasizes contemporary information and knowledge, personal and professional skill development, student - driven methodology, thinking and articulation, peer learning and leadership development.
Live Project training: After receiving the additional technical training students work throughput the semester on real life projects using the new technology and theories. This helps the students in implementing their knowledge and learning.
Workshops: Workshops on educational skills, personality development and practical training in different areas.
Educational Tours: Visit to Educational/Historic places to enhance educational prudence of the students and broaden their knowledge base.
Industry Exposure: Industry field trips are organized for students to help them understand how the big industries and companies. The students get a real exposure to the work culture, tools and technologies used by various companies and industry.
Mentor System: Counseling and guidance session to help students in solving personal and academic problems.
Preparing for competitive examination: With increasing competition among students, entrance examinations have become a transparent and dependable method. A professional approach has been taken while providing coaching to the candidates. Highly knowledgeable and experienced Resource Persons for Common Aptitude Test , Management Aptitude Test & Common Entrance Test have been engaged for BBA & BCA students.
Emphasis on English language: The study of English language in this age of globalization is essential. Communicating in English is essential for one’s professional growth. So, we at Dronacharya emphasize to speak in English in campus which is mandatory for all.
Parent’s Engagement: We believe parents play an important role towards the overall development of a child, so from time to time we keep conducting parent’s teacher meetings and keep them updated through SMS, letter with our curriculum and system.
Action Research: Dronacharya College undertakes action research in educational, emotional, vocational problems as to facilitate better understanding of the students and their problems.
The detailed course outline for BCA program is given below which is subject to any change by the Board of Studies approved by Academic Council & executive council of Himachal Pradesh University, Shimla. Bachelor of Computer Application is three years under graduate course spread over six semesters. Fee and Funds for Bachelor of Computer Application (BCA) Rs. 46,800 annually University Charges as per existing rule of HP University, Hostel Fees Rs. 55,000 annually.
BCA0102 Applied English
BCA0103 Computer Fundamentals
BCA0104 C Programming
BCA0105 Office Automation Tools
BCA0104(P) C Programming Lab-I
BCA0105(P) Office Automation Tools Lab-II
BCA0202 Communicative English
BCA0203 Digital Electronics
BCA0204 Data Structures
BCA0205 Data Base Management System
BCA0204 (P) Data Structures Lab-III
BCA0205 (P) Data Base Management System Lab-IV
BCA0301 Mathematics III
BCA0302 Business Practices and Management
BCA0303 Computer Organization
BCA0304 Object Oriented Programming with C
BCA0305 Desktop Publishing and Designing
BCA0304 (P) Object Oriented Programming with C Lab-V
BCA0305 (P) Desktop Publishing and Designing Lab-VI
BCA0401 Personnel Management
BCA0403 System Analysis and Design
BCA0404 Internet Technology
BCA0405 Programming in Visual Basic
BCA0404 (P) Internet Technology & Web Page Design Lab-VII
BCA0405 (P) Programming in Visual Basic Lab-VIII
BCA0501 Operating System
BCA0503 Management Information System
BCA0504 ASP.net Technologies
BCA0505 Computer Oriented Statistical Methods
BCA0504 (P) ASP.net Technologies Lab-IX
BCA0505 (P) Computer Oriented Statistical Methods Lab-X
BCA0601 Computer Networks
BCA0602 Numerical Methods
BCA0603 Multimedia Technology
BCA0604 Computer Graphics
BCA0605 Software Engineering
BCA0604 (P) Computer Graphics Lab-XI
BCA0606 Major Project