Master of Computer Applications - Lateral Course

Lateral MCA | Master of Computer Applications

Program Duration : Minimum 2 Years & Maximum 5 Years
Eligibility : Person Who Has Completed Graduation And
PGDCA / BCA Graduate Are Eligible For MCA-Lateral - (II Year)
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Master of Computer Applications or more popularly known as MCA is a postgraduate course spanned for three years aimed to make qualified professionals in the field of computer application development by making them proficient in using various modern coding languages according to the demand of the industry. It emphasises the latest tools, protocols and languages so that the students can develop more efficient programmes faster. Those who come from BCA background tend to have an edge compared to other students as they already got the base covered during their BCA course.

It mainly comprises of four subjects, including computer science mathemetics, core computer system concept, non-core concept, and software designing or development.

A bachelor degree is necessary to pursue MCA obviously. It will help you further if you have completed BCA course, although that’s not necessary. MCA is a three years full-time course in most cases; however, many seem to be interested in MCA lateral entry distance education nowadays. If you are already working as a software developer or in similar positions and have no time to pursue a regular course, choosing mca lateral entry distance education would be a perfect gateway for a better career.