Indira Gandhi National Open University had recently extended MCA registrations till 28 February 2020. The registration process had started from 15 November, 2019. The registration is conducted twice a year: in January and in July.
IGNOU offers the MCA course under the school of computer and information sciences. To be eligible for admission, the candidate must have a Bachelor’s degree of at least three years’ duration from a recognized university. In addition, they must have studied mathematics as a compulsory subject at the 10+2 level or as an ancillary in college. The course lasts from three to six years.
Since this is a distance course, the university does not provide assistance in placements.
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3 to 6 years
Graduate degree in any field. Mathematics as a subject in 10+2 or college is preferred
The candidate must fulfill these eligibility criteria to get admitted to IGNOU for MCA:
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To register for MCA, follow these steps:
The following documents will be required at the time of admission:
There are a total of 31 courses under MCA, amounting to 108 credits. The MCA course uses a practical approach to knowledge through assignments, compulsory laboratories, and so on.
|Centre Code||Course Title||Credits|
|MCS-011||Problem Solving and Programming||3|
|MCS-012||Computer Organization and Assembly Language Programming||4|
|MCS-014||Systems Analysis and Design||3|
|MCSL016||Internet Concepts and Web Design||2|
|MCSL017||C and Assembly Language Programming Lab||2|
|MCS-021||Data and File Structures||4|
|MCS-022||Operating System Concepts and Networking Management||4|
|MCS-023||Introduction to Database Management Systems||3|
|MCS-024||Object Oriented Technologies and Java Programming||3|
|MCSL-025||Lab (based on the previous four courses)||4|
|MCS-031||Design and Analysis of Algorithms||4|
|MCS-032||Object Oriented Analysis and Design||3|
|MCS-033||Advanced Discrete Mathematics||2|
|MCS-035||Accountancy and Financial Management||3|
|MCSL036||Lab (based on MCS-032, 034 and 035)||3|
|MCS-042||Data Communication and Computer Networks||4|
|MCS- 043||Advanced Database Management Systems||4|
|MCSL-045||Lab (UNIX and Oracle)||2|
|MCS-051||Advanced Internet Technologies||3|
|MCS-052||Principles of Management and Information Systems||2|
|MCS-053||Computer Graphics and Multimedia||4|
|MCSL054||Lab (based on MC-051 and 053)||2|
The three elective courses account for nine credits.
IGNOU uses the following modes of instruction in its MCA course:
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