MANAV RACHNA INTERNATIONAL INSTITUTE OF RESEARCH AND STUDIES
(Formerly MANAV RACHNA INTERNATIONAL UNIVERSITY )
About – Faculty of Computer Applications
Faculty of Computer Applications is one of the earliest entities of the university engaged in teaching and research in computer applications. Currently it offers BCA, B.Sc. IT, MCA, MCA (Lateral) and Ph.D Programmes with latest industry-ready curriculum which is kept regularly updated in the light of latest developments in the IT industry. The curricula for all the programmes being offered at FCA has been designed on Choice Based Credit System (CBCS) with a basket of good number of Elective Courses including Discipline Elective, Generic Elective and Open Electives. Some of the recent courses include Cloud Computing, Optimization Techniques, Digital Image Processing, Compiler Design, Software Project Management and Search Engine Optimization.
We provide a highly interactive learning environment so that the students get a full feel of the subject and get fully involved in the acquisition of computer skills. Students are encouraged in innovative and critical thinking in various computer languages, platforms and protocols. They are exposed to live industry projects to enable them to gain insights into the working of the industry.
One of our key areas of strength is highly qualified, experienced, committed and professionally oriented faculty. Most of them are engaged in doctoral research.
Apart from rigorous classroom teaching, the students are given online practical assignments from time to time. There are regular mentoring sessions for each student in which academic and non- academic problems of students are individually discussed and resolved.
The Faculty of Computer Applications has modern classrooms with quality audiovisual equipment and computer labs with latest software and equipment. The entire MRIIRS campus is Wi-Fi enabled with good connectivity. The students have access to world-class library stocked with a large number of books, professional journals and other academic resources.
Students are given special training in professional skill areas such as business communication, decision-making, teambuilding, EQ, negotiation skills and leadership skills which are in great demand in industry in addition to computer skills. The department also endeavors to provide knowledge on Holistic Wellness & Life Skills for its students. There is a special emphasis on all round personality development.
We welcome all the students in the new academic session & wish them success in the exciting journey to the wonderful world of Computers & Information Technology
FCA, is committed to support and celebrate individuals from all backgrounds, countries, & cultures. Doing so gives us the ability to readily adapt, the creativity to come up with fresh ideas, the openness to connect with others, and the willingness to share knowledge and our excitement about pursuing it.
In an endeavor to secure top-of-the-line in-campus recruitment for the students, the teaching faculty conducts placement incubation and preparation classes for a minimum of two semesters besides capsule inputs. All the Programmes at FCA are designed to meet the growing requirements of qualified professionals not only in IT industry but also in other industries. After successful completion of graduation / post graduation, the job opportunities range from Software Engineering and Development, Hardware and Networking, Research and Development, Services and Applications support etc. Students get absorbed in organizations as Programmers, Software Testers, Analysts, Engineers, Administrators and Researchers.
Major Recruiters for our students are: AON Hewitt, CMC, DELL, HCL Technologies, L & T Infotech, Motherson Sumi, NIIT, SAMSUNG, WIPRO, Zen Focus, 3 Pillars Global, Tech Mahindra, Aricent Technologies, TCS.
- Bachelor of Computer Applications (3 Year)
BCA is a three year long Undergraduate Level Bachelor’s Degree program. The three years duration is divided into 6 semesters, each lasting a period of 6 months. BCA program has lots to do with Computer Science and programming. Students are given knowledge on topics like Programming languages, hardware and software, computer networks, World Wide Web, Database Management, Multimedia etc.
- B.Sc. – Information Technology (3 Year)
B.Sc. – Information Technology is being offered in association with Auckland Institute of Studies (AIS) New Zealand (is a unique tertiary institution providing NZQA Accredited Programmes) as academic knowledge partner with in-built 4-week internship programme at AIS, New Zealand.
- MCA – (3 Year)
Master of Computer Applications (MCA) is a three-year (six semesters) professional Master Degree in computer applications. The course is designed to meet the growing demand for qualified professionals in the field of Information Technology. It is a postgraduate course that can be taken up after obtaining a Bachelor's Degree. The MCA programme is inclined more towards Application Development and thus has more emphasis on latest programming language and tools to develop better and faster applications. It covers various aspects of computational theory, programming, algorithm design and optimization, network and database management, mobile technologies, electronics, mathematics, probability, statistics, accounting, finance, etc.
- MCA – Lateral Entry (2 Year)
Master of Computer Applications (MCA – LE ) – Students who are undergraduate with BCA or B.Sc (IT) or BSc (Computers) can take admission directly into second year of MCA programme.
- Ph.D. – As per the availability of guide
The detailed semester-wise course structures along with study schemes for the programmes are available on MRIIRS website.