MCA or Masters of Computer Applications is a three year degree program offered by reputed universities and institutions. This program is offered through distance education also by many universities offering several distance education programs.
Graduates who are willing to pursue a master’s degree in computer applications while working as well can do so conveniently if they do not have time to pursue regular MCA program. However it is imperative that the prospective students join a distance education MCA program which is approved by AICTE.
Many universities allow the students to download the application form and prospectus online.
The eligibility MCA distance education in India is any bachelor’s degree with mathematics as one of the subjects at the degree level or at the +2 level.
The course duration is 3 years with or without semesters. Some universities offer a 3- year non-semester program and some offer a 3-year semester program with 2 semesters per year with a total of 6 semesters.
The course materials are dispatched to the students once the students pay their admission fees. Weekend contact classes are conducted by the universities and intimated to the students in advance so as to ensure their participation. Practical classes are also conducted in weekends to impart practical knowledge to the students in an effective manner.
The content of the course is designed in such a way that the student is educated in all areas related to computing and computer applications.
Many of the universities offering MCA distance education in India programs have study centers in all important and cities and towns of the country.
Some of the reputed universities offering MCA.distance education in India are:
- Institute of correspondence education, University of madras
- Madurai Kamraj University, Madurai
- IGNOU, New delhi
- Alagappa University, Karaikudi
- Sikkim Manipal University
- Annamalai University
The distance learning programs offered via SSK College are on par with the regular courses and are also offered at an affordable cost. Apart from this SSK College works hard at meeting all the academic needs of the students right from start to finish.