Advancements in Information & Communication Technologies (ICT) has emerged in extensive usage of computer applications in nearly all domains of society. In modern era, computer applications are prevalent and largely demanded in several areas of society including Management Information Systems, Medical Science, Social Networks, Business Applications, Mobile Applications, Financial & Banking Applications, Educational Software, Decision Support Systems, Scientific Applications and Commercial Applications.
Looking to the enormous demand of computer application professionals in diversified areas of society, Parul University offers the Master of Computer Application (MCA) programme under Faculty of IT & Computer Science.The Department of MCA offers two flavors of MCA programme: 3-yrs (Regular) MCA and 2-yrs (Lateral) MCA.
The Department of Master of Computer Application at Parul University emphasizes on building professionals in the domain of computer applications by providing necessary environment by means of facilitating suitable blend of technical and non-technical learning experience. The department cultivates students in various curricular, co-curricular and extra-curricular activities in order to produce future system analysts, system designers, system programmers, application programmers, testing professionals, system managers, project managers, researchers and other leading positions in systems/IT department.
The department offers various subjects from diversified technical/non-technical areas such as – core IT domain, management, communication skills, mathematics & logic buildingand rich pool of elective subjects.
By means of active collaboration with eminent academicians and industry-professionals, the Department emphasizes on continuous improvements in course curriculum, teaching-learning practices andevaluation methods.The department of MCA also emphasizes on offering diversified additional courses related to carrier development, communication skills improvement, skill development courses, vocational courses and entrepreneurship for overall development of student.
The department of MCA focuses on project-based learning, and hence students are motivated to work on tiny hands-on projects in practical oriented subjects to get better exposure. Moreover, throughout their MCA studies, students are required to work on around 3 mini/major projects in individual/team to get enough confidence on software-development and thereby become industry-ready.