The current scenario of Industrial and service sector developments in the world provides for an ever growing need for highly trained manpower in latest computing and communication technology, software tools and having ability to use these tools for, monitoring, testing and developing Application Software in areas of his specialization.

The Master of Computer Application course at CHARUSAT has been designed keeping these needs in focus. The Institute offers a three year full time MCA programme, a two year full time MCA-Lateral programme and MCA Dual Degree (BCA + MCA) programme recognized and approved by AICTE.

Key Features of the Course are

Medium of Instruction: English
ICT enabled class-room teaching
Practical training in State-of-art Computer Laboratories
Emphasis on Applications
Continuous Evaluation Strategy
Specialization depending on domain of Applications
Exposure to Industries through Mini projects and Full semester project in the last semester
Core and Specialized courses supplemented by Foundation and Enrichment courses

Employment Opportunities:

The master course leads to a qualification which allows graduates to enter into a profession that requires a thorough understanding of Technology (Computers and Telecom) and the software that are deployed to use knowledge and information. This can either be at IT companies which provide software design and development services (such as Infosys) or at IT Departments in medium or large corporations / enterprises.

MCA can operate in the following areas, for example:

Software, database or administration consultant
Project management for IT projects
Web designing / Web enabled services
Software development for various sectors like Banking and Finance, Insurance, Public utility and like
Training (as lecturer or editor)
Research and system development

The Master course also qualifies students for tasks in science and opens up the possibility of a doctorate degree.

Eligibility for Admission: (As per Guidelines of CMAT Refer: www.aicte-cmat.in)

1. The candidate should have passed any Bachelor Degree Programme of three or more years duration after the 12th standard, or its equivalent examination (with minimum 45%) AND
2. Candidate should have taken the Common Management Admission Test - 2012-13 (CMAT - 2012-13) conducted by All India Council for Technical Education (AICTE), New Delhi.
Note: These criteria will change as and when new guidelines are given by CMAT.


Fees:

Fees for the MCA course will be fixed as per Gujarat Government guidelines from time to time.
Current fees: 65,000 INR per year for all seats except NRI quota seats.
NRI Quota Fees: 2,000 USD per year.

Eligibility for MCA - Lateral Admission: (As per Guidelines of CMAT Refer: www.aicte-cmat.in)

1. Candidates having Bachelors degree of minimum 3 years duration in B.C.A or B.Sc. (Computer Science and IT) with at least 50% (45% in the case of candidate belonging to reserved category) can apply for this programme.
2. Candidates will get admission in this programme based on merit prepared based on 60% of graduate level and 40% of Common Management Admission Test (CMAT) conducted by AICTE for M.C.A programme.


Fees:

Fees for the MCA - Lateral course will be fixed as per Gujarat Government guidelines from time to time.
Current fees: 65,000 INR per year for all seats except NRI quota seats.
NRI Quota Fees: 2,000 USD per year.

Candidates having 12th standard passed with 50% from Science/Commerce stream. Students awaiting results can also apply.


Fees:

Fees for the course will be fixed as per CHARUSAT norms from time to time.
Current fees for Graduate level ( BCA ): 30,000 INR per year.
Current fees for Post Graduate level ( MCA ): 65,000 INR per year.

In order to know the details of the application process, please write us at cmpica@charusat.ac.in.

The Master of Science in Information Technology course at CHARUSAT has been designed with an aim to produce skilled professionals armed with knowledge of the core principles underlying computer science and understanding of emerging industry trends. This program is designed for students who wish to build a professional career in Information Technology. The programme offers specialization in Web Technologies.


Employment Opportunities:

With this post graduate programme one can work as, Consultants (Technology Solution), Web Designer, Web Masters, and IT entrepreneurs.

Candidates having B.Tech., BCA, BBA (IT or IS) B.Sc. or BE degree with minimum of 50% marks can apply. Final year students awaiting results can also apply.


Fees:

Fees for the course will be fixed as per CHARUSAT norms from time to time.
Current fees: 60,000 INR per year.

*Note: According to FRC, the fees of MCA-Lateral Programme is 91000/- for the Academic year 2015-16 but CHARUSAT has decided to give 11000/- Scholarship , for this year only.
*Note: fees may vary according to Guideline of Fee Regulatory committee.
*Note: Graduate Mean (BCA/BSC/BBA-IT/BE- IT & Computer)