BCA with specialization in Mobile Applications - NCU India

About

Mobile is becoming not only the new digital hub, but also the bridge to the physical world. That’s why mobile will affect more than just your digital operations – it will transform your entire business!” as said by Mr. Thomas Husson, Vice President & Principal Analyst at Forrester Research. He clearly sums up the story about the future and rightly explains all this hype around the mobile applications.
Bachelor’s in computer applications (BCA) with specialization in Mobile Applications curriculum emphasizes on the technical and practical aspects of the computer applications. BCA Course is an undergraduate program where students are exposed to various areas of computer applications including the latest developments in the industry. In addition to all the mandatory subjects of a traditional BCA, this specialized course offers in-depth practical know-how of the current trends. Mobile Application sectors have the potential to grow exponentially, and they provide challenging job opportunities for young professionals with the right skill sets.
On the Mobile Applications front, the course will provide students with the fundamental knowledge of all aspects of mobile technologies with emphasis on application development for Android and iOS, with industry requirements in mind.
Students will learn about fundamentals of C programming, Linux programming and computer organization, comprehensive knowledge in computer networks, android, iOS and mobile security, Java programming and RDBMS, exposure to new concepts through projects from the industry.

Objectives

Market Trends of Mobile Applications:

The global market valued at USD 154.09 billion in 2019 and expected to grow at CAGR of 11.5% from 2020 to 2027 (Grandviewresearch.com)
(a) There are around 30K app publishers from India i.e., 3% of all publishers on Google Play and (b) More than 1.5 lacs apps from Indian publishers out of 27.8 lacs apps globally (6% Globally) (42matters.com)
India is top market for mobile gaming in terms of downloads with 4.8 billion installs in H1 2021, (20% of global installs) (App Intelligence platform App Annie)

Unique Selling Points of the Specialization:

  • Industry-oriented curriculum which enables the students prepare for technical careers in systems, Flutter for mobile development, mobile architecture and app development, mobile computing, mobile security.
  • Mobile App design considerations, constraints and interfacing between the physical world and device.
  • Integration of Artificial Intelligence, Big Data, cloud computing and IoT concepts to handle more tasks and make autonomous decisions using mobile devices.
  • Industry aligned curriculum, designed by Industry Experts.
  • Well-trained and qualified faculty.
  • Project Guidance & Mentoring by Industry Experts.
  • Blended Learning 24 * 7
  • Well Equipped Labs for hands on learning.
  • Holistic Pedagogy-Emphasis on development of additional skills with strong emphasis on:
    • Communication & soft skill modules
    • Compulsory Foreign Language course
    • Large number of open electives with interdisciplinary learning
    • Flexibility in curriculum to choose electives
    • Exposure through Fine Arts and Liberal Study courses for creative thinking and service learning.

Programme Educational Objectives (PEOs)

  1. To provide in-depth understanding of the fundamentals of computer science and create a strong foundation for a successful career in the field of computer science and in pursuit of higher studies or entrepreneurial ventures.
  2. To impart values to the students and enable them to contribute effectively to the computing profession with ethics and a sense of social responsibility.
  3. To equip our students in the emerging areas of technology and impart analytical skills for solving innovative real-life problems in computer science and related fields.
  4. To develop qualities of effective communication, interpersonal skills, and leadership to work effectively in a multi-disciplinary teamwork and contribute to the economic growth of the country.

Programme Outcome (POs)

PO1: Apply the knowledge of mathematical foundations, computer application theory and algorithm principles in the design and modelling of computer-based system
PO2: Design and evaluate solutions for complex computing problems, systems, components, or processes that meet specified needs with community service focus
PO3: Use Project based knowledge and methods including design of experiments, analysis and interpretation of data and synthesis of the information to provide valid conclusions
PO4: Create, select, adapt and apply appropriate techniques, resources and modern computing tools to complex computing activities with an understanding of the limitations
PO5: Understand and commit to professional ethics and cyber regulations, responsibilities and norms of professional computing practice
PO6: Recognize the need and have ability to engage in independent learning for continuous development as a computing professional
PO7: Demonstrate knowledge, understand computing and management principles to apply one’s own work as a member and leader in a team to manage projects in multidisciplinary environments
PO8: Understand and assess societal & environmental safety, legal issues within local and global contexts and the consequent responsibilities relevant to professional computing practice
PO9: Identify a timely opportunity to use innovation to pursue and create value and wealth for the betterment of the Society & Nation

Programme Specific Outcome

PSO 1 Understand, analyze and gain application-oriented skills to develop computer programs in the areas related to algorithms, web design and networking for designing efficient computer-based systems
PSO 2 Facilitate the students to explore technical knowledge in emerging areas of computer applications like mobile and web application development, gaming and animation with strong emphasis on lifelong learning.
PSO 3 Sensitizing students about various issues, latest technology trends and enable them to innovate new ideas and solutions for societal benefits.

Scheme 2022-2023

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Minimum Eligibility Criteria

BCA with specialization in Mobile Applications
10+2 (English Medium) examination conducted by Central Board of Secondary
Education or equivalent examination from a recognized board with an overall
aggregate of minimum 50%.

Selection Criteria

Selection will be based on merit of 10+2 conducted by Central Board of Secondary
Education or equivalent examination from a recognized board (IB/ICSE)
Or
SAT score

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Financial Assistance

Programme Fee

For Year 2022-23

FOR INDIAN STUDENTS
Rs. 1,34,000/-
FOR NRI STUDENTS
Rs. 2,06,000/- or Equivalent Foreign Exchange

Hostel Fee (where applicable) Rs. 75,000/- per semester

Fee Concession cum Scholarship

% of ScholarshipEligibility (For CBSE as per percentage score in applicable subjects by program. Normalised Scores will be taken for other Boards with respect to CBSE)
25%CBSE: 90.1% and above
10%CBSE: 85%<= 90
Other Scholarship
  1. 20% scholarship on the tuition fees to the university employees’ ward/wards in the First Year Only
  2. 15% scholarship of the tuition fees for the university Alumni ward/wards, in the First Year Only
Terms & Conditions
  1. Aggregate marks of Best 5 subjects in class XIIth examination conducted by CBSE or equivalent examination from a recognized board will be considered for scholarship criteria. For Boards other than CBSE, normalized scores as decided by scholarship and admission committee will be considered for scholarship criteria.
  2. Scholarships to be announced and reimbursed only after completion of admissions for AY22-23. Students who apply by the cut off date will only be eligible for scholarships. Cut off date will be notified during the admission process.
  3. There are a limited number of scholarships that will be served only on the basis of merit, if there are higher number of students in a particular scholarship bracket, the students in the order of merit will be shifted to immediately lower bracket
  4. Students applying with 2021 scores are not eligible for scholarships.
  5. Scholarships seats will be reduced on the pro-rata basis of actual enrolment.
  6. Scholarship not to be offered for any programs with less than 30 enrolments.
  7. Minimum CGPA of 8.50 is required to carry forward scholarship after first year and must have passed all the examinations and there should not be any disciplinary action against the student
  8. At any point of time during an academic year, a student can avail of benefits from one scholarship plan only. Student who once avail any scholarship will not be eligible for any other scholarship
  9. The management reserves the right to change the scholarship policy as per their discretion
  10. The scholarship will be awarded based on the above criteria at the sole discretion of the Admission and Scholarship Committee

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