The department of Computer Science was established in the year 1981 with an idea of changing the perspective towards the field of computer science. MCA has been one of the historic departments of Delhi University as its inauguration was the first step in India to satisfy the need for Computer Science students in almost every company.
Candidates having a bachelor’s degree in computers are eligible for admission to MCA program offered by Delhi University.
Admission to MCA program is based on the Entrance Exam and Interview. For preparing the final merit list, 85% weightage will be given to the score in the entrance exam and 15% weightage will be given to the score in the interview. The entrance examination shall be of two hours duration.
Application forms for admission can be filled online by visiting the website of Delhi University.
|Name of the course||Master of Computer Application|
|Duration of course||3 years|
|Type of Course||Full time|
|Course Fees||INR 9,760|
|Mode of application||Online and Offline|
|Admission Criteria||85% in entrance exam & 15% interview|
|Eligibility||Bachelor’s degree in CS|
Anyone who has the potential to carry forward with a master’s degree needs to have certain qualifications before applying to the university.
Read more: Delhi University Admission
University conducts an entrance exam in the month of May which is managed by the National Test Agency (NTA). The dates of the exam are posted on Delhi university’s official site.
The results of the exam are declared usually a month after in June and candidates who successfully clear up the exam are called up for the personal interview by the university.
Colleges are allotted to students on the basis of marks they secure in entire process which breaks up into 85% exam marks and 15% interview marks.
It is a 2-hour exam with 50 MCQ and all this is conducted online on a specified portal provided by NTA. The candidate is rewarded with 4 marks for a correct answer and penalized 1 mark for a wrong answer and if anyone doesn’t attempt a question, no marks are deducted for it.
|Section||No. Of Questions|
Delhi University has a separate cut off list for MCA. Given below are the links for the cut off list in the year 2019:
|Du MCA Cut off||Entrance Exam Marks|
|First Cut off List||61- 48|
|Second Cut off List||46.84|
|Third Cut off List||46.74|
Delhi university opens up its portal on 2nd April so that students can apply for the course and concludes it around 30th April.
The application process is restricted to online mode only and it is compulsory to register on the common portal provided by Delhi University. All candidates need to follow these steps in order to achieve a successful application to the curriculum.
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*The article might have information for the previous academic years, which will be updated soon subject to the notification issued by the University/College