DU Admission Criteria for MCA

Dushyant Vanaik updated on : 12 Jun 2017
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DU Admission Criteria for MCA

DU Admission Criteria for MCA 2017 has been decided by the Computer Science Department of the University of Delhi for admission to the Master of Computer Applications (MCA) programme. The application forms are already available online on the official website (http://cs.du.ac.in).

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MCA Programmes at Delhi University 2017

The Master of Computer Applications (MCA) programme in Delhi University is formulated to offer a quality atmosphere for the students to master the computer science discipline. It is a three-year full-time course that is divided into six semesters.

The curriculum has been set to give students an opportunity to gain in-depth knowledge about computing in a broad range of topics. After earning a MCA degree from a reputed DU Institute, there are a plethora of job opportunities available in the market. There is a wide scope for MCA graduates in both government and private sectors. As a fresher, a MCA professional can expect around 2.4 to 3.4 lakhs package. Top companies hiring MCA graduates are Accenture, Wipro, Infosys, TCS, Cognizant, IBM, American Express, HCL, HP, and more.

For those who are looking forward to applying for MCA course in DU must know the details of the DU Admission Criteria for MCA 2017. Following are the complete details that will help you understand the admission and eligibility criteria set by the University of Delhi.

Guide to other DU courses:

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Eligibility for DU Admission Criteria for MCA 2017

  • Graduation in any stream is the basic eligibility for MCA programme in the University of Delhi. Candidate should have passed graduation or an examination recognised as equivalent thereto with at least one paper in Mathematical Sciences under annual mode/at least two papers in Mathematical Sciences in semester mode of examination.
  • Candidates who are appearing in the final year examination of the degree on the basis of which admission is sought are also eligible to apply.
  • Apart from this, there is another prerequisite for taking admission in MCA degree. A candidate seeking admission must have studied Mathematics in 10+2 as a compulsory subject.

Course

Minimum Requirement

B.Sc. (Honours) Computer Science (10+2+3 scheme) from the University of Delhi or any other University whose examination is recognised as equivalent to University of Delhi.

60 percent marks in aggregate

B.Sc. Applied Physical Sciences with Mathematics and Computer Science / B.Sc.(General) Mathematical Sciences, (10+2+3 scheme) with Mathematics and Computer Science from University of Delhi

60 percent marks in aggregate with 60 percent marks in Computer Science and Mathematics separately.

Procedure to meet DU Admission Criteria for MCA 2017

According to DU Admission Criteria for MCA 2017, admission to MCA course is based on the Entrance Test and Interview. For preparing the final merit list, 85% weight age will be given to the score in the Entrance Test and 15% weight age will be given to the score of the Interview. The entrance examination shall be of two hours duration. The question paper shall be of 280 marks.

After taking the entrance test conducted by the University, qualified students are called for counselling. Counselling is conducted for seat allotment in various colleges under the University. Admission is done after allotment of seat in counselling.

Entrance Test shall consist of objective type questions on:

  • Mathematical Ability (40 Questions)
  • Computer Science (05 Questions)
  • English Comprehension (05 Questions)
  • Logical Reasoning (20 Questions)

Age Requirement as per DU Admission Criteria for MCA 2017

DU Admission Criteria for MCA 2017 suggests no age limit for candidates appearing for postgraduate admission, except in courses where regulatory bodies such as (MCI, AICTE) have prescribed the minimum age requirement in their regulations.

Number of Seats as per DU Admission Criteria for MCA 2017

The total number of sanctioned seats in MCA program -

Category

Number of sanctioned seats

General

24

SC

7

ST

3

OBC

12

PWD

1

CW

2

FS

2

Sport/ECA

2

 

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