BCA

BCA-Bachelor in Computer Applications is a 3 year degree course affiliated to Goa University, and was introduced from the academic year 2001-2002.The core objective is to produce employable IT workforce that will have sound knowledge of IT and Business fundamentals that can be applied to develop and customize solutions for small and medium enterprise(SMEs).

This Course combines the study of Commerce, Accounts and Computer Application and is fully integrated way to be able to meet the requirements of the emerging world of trade, commerce and industry. This course is innovatively designed by the Goa University, synthesising knowledge, skills and hands on experience. As such the course is designed to be highly oriented in respect of wage as well as self employement.

BCA PROGRAMME OUTCOMES

At the end of the programme, the student will be able to:
  • PO 1: Differentiate between hardware and software resources.
  • PO 2: Analyse complexity of different algorithms which will help in problem solving approach.
  • PO 3: Design various applications using different technologies
  • PO 4: Study business needs and management function and convert it into automated software.
  • PO 5: Develop confidence and self-esteem among the peers.
  • PO 6: Work effectively in teams to design and implement solutions to computational problems.
  • PO 7: Recognize the social and ethical responsibility of professional working the the discipline.
  • Eligibility for admission leading to the Degree of Bachelor of Computer Applications (BCA) shall be as follows :-

      Eligibility for admission to Semester -I and Semester- II
    • A) To be eligible for admission to Semester-I of the Three Years course leading to the Degree of Bachelor of Computer Applications (BCA), the candidate should have passed:
    • (i) The Higher Secondary School Certificate (Std. XII) examination conducted by the Goa Board of Secondary and Higher Secondary Education in any stream, including the vocational stream in the subjects notified by the University from time to time.
      (ii) The Std XII or similar examination of another body equivalent to Goa Board of Secondary and Higher Secondary Education, Goa and recognised as such by Goa University.
    • (B) A candidate not covered under any of the above categories but desirous of seeking admission to the said course may apply to the College. However, the Registrar along with the Dean of the Faculty and the Chairperson of the Board of Studies shall decide the eligibility.
    • (C) A candidate admitted to Semester-I shall be deemed eligible for admission to Semester-II
    • (D) A candidate migrating from another recognized University and desirous of direct admission to Semester-II may be considered for admission provided he/she has cleared/ passed Semester-I examination of that University with those subjects, under CBCS, for which admission is sought.
    • (E) A candidate shall be selected based on an entrance test. The entrance test shall assess the general aptitude, logical reasoning and analytical abilities and basic arithmetical skills of the candidate.
      Eligibility for admission to Semester-IlI and Semester-IV:
    • (A) A candidate who has requisite attendance for Semester-I and Semester- II and has attended minimum required ISAs of all the courses in Semesters I & II shall be eligible for admission to Semester-IlI.
    • (B) A candidate migrating from any other recognized University may be considered for admission to Semester III provided:
    • (i) He/she has passed in all courses of the Semester I and Semester II (First Year BCA) examination from that University
      (ii) He/she undertakes to successfully complete the required courses and credits prescribed for First Year BCA by this University, if he/she has not already done so in the previous University. Result of Semester IV examination shall be withheld if the candidate fails to fulil this undertaking.
    • (C) A candidate admitted for Semester-IlI examination shall be deemed eligible for admission to Semester- IV.
    • (D) A candidate from another recognized University may be considered for direct admission to Semester IV provided he/she fulfils the conditions specified at (i) and (ii) above and, in addition has passed/ cleared Semester III/ First Term examination of the Second Year BCA of that University. However, the result of Semester IV shall be withheld if the candidate does not fulfil these conditions.
      Eligibility for admission to Semester-V:
    • (A) A candidate who has been declared Passed in Semester I to Semester IV examinations shall be eligible for admission to Semester V.
    • (B) A candidate admitted for Semester-V shall be deemed eligible for admission to Semester- VI.
    • (C) A candidate migrating from any other recognized University may be considered for admission to Semester-V of the BCA Course provided:
    • (i) He/she has been declared Passed in Semester I to Semester IV examinations from that University, and
      (ii) He/she had taken at the Second Year the required courses and credits under the scheme of this University. A candidate fulilling these conditions shall be eligible for admission to Semester-V only.
      Eligibility for admission to Semester-VI:
    • (A) A candidate already admitted for Semester-V shall be deemed eligible for admission to Semester-VI.
    • (B) Direct admission to Semester-VI shall not be permitted.

    * For present S.Y.B.C.A, T.Y.B.C.A OC-47A is applicable
    For B.C.A Course Semester I & II (in First year) : A student seeking admission should duly fill in the prescribed form and meet the Principal / Vice Principal accompanied by the parent / guardian with the following documents and submit the same to the office :
    1. Duly filled Application Form
    2. Identity Card Slip
    3. Anti-Ragging Undertaking Form.
    4. Original marksheet of HSSC / Equivalent examination and two attested photocopies of the same
    5. Original Copy of H. S. S. C. Leaving Certificate
    6. Attested photocopy of Caste Certificate issued by a competent authority (if applicable)
    7. Eligibility Certificate (in original) issued by Goa University (for those students who have passed std XII or any other equivalent examination through any other recognized Board other than Goa Board if applicable)
    8. Six copies of recent passport size photographs
    9. Undertaking for attendance
    10. Students seeking admission are required to enclose photocopies of their Aadhar Card and the first page of their Bank Pass Book consisting the name of Bank and Branch, SB account number, IFSC and MICR Code for the purpose of NEFT transactions.
    11. Students must have email account in gmail.com
    Online Admission details :

    There shall be online admissions and fees payment for Semester III, IV, V and VI. The students are required to visit the college website www.mescollege.org for completing the online admission process. Any service charges for online fees payment will have to be borne by the students. However, online admission and payment of fees will be subject to the implementation of College MIS.

    (B) For B.C.A. Course Semester III and IV (in second year) :
    A student seeking admission should duly fill in the prescribed form and meet the Principal / Vice Principal accompanied by the parent / guardian with the following documents and submit the same to the office :
    1. Duly filled Application Form
    2. Identity Card Slip
    3. Anti-Ragging Undertaking Form
    4. Students from other colleges (affiliated to Goa University) should submit N. O. C. from their respective college
    5. Attested photocopy of Caste Certificate issued by a competent authority (if applicable)
    6. Students from other colleges (not affiliated to Goa University) should submit provisional Eligibility Certificate issued by Goa University and Migration Certificate and Transfer Certificate from their respective universities
    7. A photocopy of mark sheet of Semester I and Semester II in First Year
    8. Six copies of recent passport size photographs
    9. Undertaking for attendance
    10. Students seeking admission are required to enclose photocopies of their Aadhar Card and the first page of their Bank Pass Book consisting the name of Bank and Branch, SB account number, IFSC and MICR Code for the purpose of NEFT transactions.
    11. Students must have email account in gmail.com.
    (C) For B.C.A. Course Semester V and VI
    A student seeking admission should duly fill in the prescribed form and meet the Principal / Vice-Principal accompanied by the parent / guardian with the following documents and submit the same to the office :
    1. Duly filled Application Form
    2. Identity Card Slip
    3. Anti-Ragging Undertaking Form
    4. A photocopy of marksheet of Semester I and semester II in the first year and Semester III and semester IV in second year along with originals for verification.
    5. Students of other colleges affiliated to Goa university should submit N. O. C. from their respective college.
    6. Attested photocopy of Caste Certificate issued by a competent authority (if applicable)
    7. Students from other colleges not affiliated to Goa University should submit provisional Eligibility Certificate issued by Goa University and Migration Certificate and Transfer Certificate from their respective college.
    8. Five copies of recent passport size photographs
    9. Undertaking for attendance
    Examination Plan 2019-20

    Sem I-III-V


    Sem II-IV-VI
    The college will reopen on 17th June 2019 for the new academic year 2019– 2020. The details of the academic terms will be as follows:

    First Semester/Term


    Second Semester/Term


    Vacation / Break


    NIL