The BCA Program
ABOUT THE PROGRAM
The program provides a sound academic base in computer skills and applications from which an advanced career in computer applications can be developed. The students get a good conceptual grounding in computer usage and its practical business applications. The BCA Program focuses on various areas of IT and prepares students for a career in the field of IT or pursue MCA or MBA degree program in due course.
Pass in 10+2 or its equivalent with aggregate 40% and above in any discipline.
Final year 10+2/Intermediate students awaiting results may also apply.
During the 5th and 6th semester, students are exposed to elective courses in their respective field of specialization. These elective courses provide an understanding of the specialized focus fields.Award of Degree
Students who successfully complete the BCA Program will be awarded the ‘Bachelor of Computer Applications’ Degree by the University subject to University regulations.Program Structure
The BCA Program consists of 34 courses (excluding labs) covered in six semesters spread over three years. Students are also required to do Internship / Project after completion of second year.
|Internship / Project|
A student can choose any four electives from the following courses: Mobile Computing & Wireless Markup Language, Data Warehousing and Data Mining, Compiler Design, Structured Query Language and Database Applications, Artificial Intelligence, Advanced Java Programming, Multimedia Systems, Intranet Administration, Network Programming, Theory of Computations, Software Testing and Quality Management, IT Project Management, Smart Devices Programming.
The Admission Modalities are with reference to the campus-based BCA Program offered by the ICFAI University, Jharkhand. The medium of instruction is English.Eligibility Criteria
Pass in 12th Class (any group) with minimum 40% marks.Duration :
3 yearsAdmission Criteria:
The selection of applicants into the Program is made through screening of application and interview. While evaluating students for admission, due weightage is given to their academic distinction, awards in sports/cultural events, debates, quizzes and other extra cocurricular activities.
Original certificates and Domicile certificate should be produced for verification at the time of payment of first semester fee. The original certificates will be returned after verification.
The admission decision will be communicated after the interview process.How to Apply:
Students interested can apply by any one of the following methods:A.Online Application
Applicants can apply online by filling up the Application Form available at www.iujharkhand.edu.in and make payment of Rs. 500 towards the cost using Credit / Debit Card (Visa / Master Card / Internet Banking) through secure internet payment gateway. Applicants applying online should upload their passport size color photograph while filling the Online Application. The Prospectus will be sent to such applicantsB.Download of Application Form
Applicants can fill their details online and download the Application Form from www.iuJharkhand.edu.in and send it to theAdmissions Office along with the Demand Draft of Rs. 500 towards the cost of the application in favor of “The ICFAI University, Jharkhand - Fee Collection A/c” .payable at Jharkhand.C.Fill the Application Form.
Applicants can fill in the application form and send it to the Admissions Office.
GUIDELINES TO COMPLETE THE APPLICATION FORM
The applicants are advised to read the guidelines carefully before completing the Application Form for Admission.
- Please make sure that you meet the eligibility criteria before filling up the Application Form.
- Fill the Application Form in Capital Letters
- Provide all the available information under appropriate sections.
- Make sure to sign the Application Form.
- Retain a photocopy of the completed Application Form.
Attested Copies of Certificates
Applicants are required to enclose self attested copies of the following certificates.
- Date of Birth Certificate / Class X Certificate.
- Mark Sheets of Class X, XII, Degree, Diploma (as may be applicable).
- Domicile Certificate (if applicable).
- Any other certificates pertaining to academic and other activities.
Submission of Application Form:
The completed Application Form for Admission should be sent to:
Campus: The ICFAI University, Jharkhand,
#2065, Daladali Chowk, Simalia, Near Ring Road,
Ranchi - 835 222, Jharkhand.
Ph: 072570-04501 to 504.
City Office: The ICFAI University, Jharkhand,
#2167/A, Opp. IDBI Bank, Ashok Nagar,
Ranchi - 834 002, Jharkhand.
|BCA Program Fee|
|Program||Admission Fee Rs.||Semester Fee Rs.||Caution Deposit Rs.|
|Domicile||Non - Domicile|
Note : Applicants in their final year of Qualifying Examinations also can apply for all regular programsCaution Deposit :
Students are required to pay a Caution Deposit as mentioned in the table above along with the first semester fee. It will be refunded without interest and after adjusting for dues, (if any), to the students on completion of the respective program.Remittance :
All payments should be made by way of Demand Draft in favor of "The ICFAI University, Jharkhand - Fee Collection A/c" payable at Ranchi, Jharkhand. Remittance can also be made through NEFT, as per the following details of the University Bank Account.
|Bank Account Name||The ICFAI University, Jharkhand - Fee Collection A/c|
|Type of Account||Current Account|
|Bank Name||HDFC Bank|
The following details should be provided to the University by the students on remittance of fee through NEFT:
|Student Details||Remittance Details|
|Name of the student:||Name of the Bank:|
|Application No. / Enrollment No.||IFSC Code:|
|Program / Batch:||UTR No.|
|Fee details||Bank Acknowledgement of NEFT Form|
Following are the details of the Merit Scholarships, offered by The ICFAI University, Jharkhand.B. Merit Scholarships based on past academic record:
Percentage of marks achieved in qualifying examination will decide the amount of scholarship. Scholarship amount can be adjusted in the Semester I fee payable.
|Performance in Qualifying Exam||Scholarship amount
(% of semester fee)
|Marks in %||CGPA|
|>= 90%||>= 9.9||50%|
|>= 80% and <90%||>= 8.8 and < 9 .9||40%|
|>= 70% and <80%||>= 7.7 and < 8.8||30%|
|>= 60% and < 70%||>= 6.5 and < 7.7||20%|
* Above Scholarship amount would be adjusted equally in installments in each semester fee payable.
B. Merit Scholarship in Semester II to last semester:
|Based on previous semester performance (GPA)||Scholarship amount (% of semester fee)|
|Top 5% of the class||50%|
|Next 5% of the class||30%|
Note: Terms and Conditions for the award of the Merit Scholarship will be specified in the Student Handbook.
|Admission Calendar for BCA Program|
|Last Date for Submission of Completed Application Form||June 29, 2019|
|Interview and Admission Decision||July, 2019|
|Last Date for Payment of Admission Fee||August 01, 2019|
|Registration||August 01, 2019|
|Commencement of Regular Classes||August 02, 2019|
The program provides a sound academic base in computer skills and applications
from which an advanced career in computer applications can be developed. The students get a good conceptual
grounding in computer usage and its practical business applications.