PG Department of Computer Applications

Programme NamesNo.of semestersTotal seats
Master of Computer Applications (MCA Regular)660
Master of Computer Applications (MCA Lateral)460

The P G Department of Computer Applications was founded in 2001 and presently offers two courses: MCA (Regular: three year programme) and MCA (Lateral: two year programme) for students aspiring to conquer the challenging heights of life. The aim of the course is to produce employable executives with concrete moral values and social commitments. Well planned Strategic tie-ups with leading industries helps Marian students to gain knowledge in emerging technologies.

    Eligibility
    1. MCA(Regular)
      • Candidates should have passed in any recognized Bachelor’s Degree of minimum 3 years duration with Mathematics at 10+2 level OR at Graduate level.
      • The candidate should have secured a minimum aggregate of 50% marks (CGPA 2 out of 4 / CCPA 5 out of 10) in their Degree examination.
      • The minimum aggregate is 45% for candidates belonging to reserved category.
      • For SC and ST candidates, a minimum pass in the degree examination is sufficient.
    2. MCA(Lateral)
      • Candidates should have passed BCA / B.Sc. (IT/COMPUTER SCIENCE) Degree of minimum 3 years duration with Mathematics at 10+2 level OR at Graduate level.
      • The candidate should have secured a minimum aggregate of 50% marks (CGPA 2 out of 4 / CCPA 5 out of 10) in their Degree examination.
      • The minimum aggregate is 45% for candidates belonging to reserved category.
      • For SC and ST candidates, a minimum pass in the degree examination is sufficient.
    Procedure
    1. MCA(Regular)
      • 50 % of the seats are filled from the rank list of the entrance examination approved by CEE, Kerala
      • 50% based on the mark of the qualifying examination.
    2. MCA(Lateral)
      • Merit of the qualifying examination (BCA, B Sc (CS) and B Sc (IT) by preserving reservations as per Govt. and University norms
    Instructions
    • Only online applications will be accepted. Application fee should be remitted online.
    • Students who have already submitted the enquiry form must also fill the online application.
    • Application fee is Rs 400/- (Rs 200/- for SC/ST candidates).
    • Single application is sufficient for any 3 PG programmes.
    • Application fee once remitted shall not be refunded under any circumstances.
    • Admission to management seats will be made by the Management. Interested students can apply. Rs 500 extra.
    • Candidates applying under management/community quota have to download an additional form after registration. The form has to be filled and submitted to the college office.
    • Age proof (10th Matriculation Certificate), Proof of eligibility certificates for bonus marks must be uploaded.
    • Candidates awaiting results of the qualifying examination are also eligible to apply. However, admission process can be completed only after the submission of result of the qualifying examination.
    • Candidates applying for MCA course should bring the downloaded application form for the interview.
  • Syllabus Visualized by
    • Dr. N Jayasankaran - Former VC, Kanchi University
    • Mr. R. Narayanan - Former Vice President, TCS
    • Dr. Saji Gopinath - CEO - Kerala Startup Mission
    • Mr. Sreenivasaprasad
  • Specializations
    • Entrepreneurship
    • Infrastructure Service
    • Data Science
    • Mobile Technology
  • Latest Technologies and International Certifications
    • Cloud
    • Security
    • Data Warehousing
    • Storage
    • Mobile Computing
    • IoT
    • Machine Learning etc..
  • Industry-Academis Bridging Programmes
    • Latest and futuristic technologies offered
    • Domain expertise workshops in each semester to familiarize various business verticals
    • Internships in reputed IT companies
    • Part of the syllabus is handled by industry experts
    • MoU with Red Hat, GTT-NASSCOM, Barcalys and Microsoft, Mahindra, TCS and other reputed organizations
  • Incubation Division
    • Opportunity for students to launch startups
    • Bootcamps for nurturing startups
    • Mentoring by industry experts
  • Interface - Industry interaction classes by IT Experts like Mr. R. Narayanan (Former Vice President – TCS) Mr. Sreenivasa Prasad (FELIP, Bangalore) Mr. Amal Mathai (Red Hat) and prominent MCA Alumni.
  • Training for all students in latest technologies like .net, PHP, Linux , Android etc.
  • International certification programmes in association with Red hat India
  • Incubation facility for nurturing Start Ups from campus.
  • Planned and fixed exam Schedules and prompt exam results.
  • Scholarship for meritorious and financially backward students.
  • Misson10X- Faculty Development Programme by WIPRO Technologies.
  • Gold Partnership with Keane Technologies Inc., USA for Placements.
  • Periodical Industry visits to IT Parks.
  • Meet the Entrepreneurs: where students get an opportunity to interact with entrepreneurs and learn about industry standards.
  • IT Awards: Marian MCA has launched IT Awards for young emerging Entrepreneurs as a token of appreciation and for further link building.
  • Online examination hub of Tata Consultancy Services (TCS).
  • Fully residential programme, the new age manifestation of the age-old 'Gurukulam.'
  • Industry standard timings (8 am to 8 m) to familiarize students with the demanding schedules of industry.
  • Executive power- dressing' to give students an air of confidence.
  • Outreach- Promotion of social projects such as visits to orphanage, house for the needy, blood donation, e-literacy campaigns etc. are organized to sensitize the students.
  • Walk 'n' Talk - As a part of innovative practices, Walk 'n'Talk programme is conducted twice a semester, so as to provide an open house for students with their teachers amidst the serene cool ambience of Kuttikkanam.
  • The faculty utilize the Moodle platform for the teaching learning process
  • Real-time Skill Enhancement training for students in emerging areas like cloud computing on Red Hat platform
  • We follow a student based approach towards teaching that inspires inquiry based learning among students. The fact that many members of our faculty have industry experience, ensures quality delivery of the syllabus
  • Walk and Talk: An informal two way interactive activity for gaining creative feedback on student understanding
  • Marian MCA is rated among the top 10 promising MCA colleges in India by the Higher Education Review
  • Produced higher number of Red Hat certified professionals among campuses all over India and has won the 'Red Hat Academy of the Year" award from Red Hat
  • 100% placements for eligible students of previous batches
  • Students implemented a “Private Cloud”, a rare achievement in a college campus
    Qualification of Faculty
    Our faculty has a rich industry experience and all are well qualified. Many of them have secured higher degrees like PhD, M tech, M Phil etc.
  • Our alumni placed in top MNCs like IBM, Oracle, SAP, Allianz, Accenture, Wipro, Infosys, TCS, UST Global, CTS, SixD, Robosoft, RMESI, Valorem etc.
Mr Win Mathew John
HOD, PG Department of Computer Applications
Mob: 94475 73105
admission@mariancollege.org