Master of Computer Applications (MCA)

Jawaharlal Nehru Engineering College (JNEC)

Program Outline

Masters in Computer Applications (Engineering)  is approved by All India Council for Technical Education (AICTE). This is a two-year full time Postgraduate degree program and offers Choice Based Credit System education. 

The program is uniquely designed to increase the employability and to prepare students to work in a multi-disciplinary work environment. In addition to core courses, student can opt for track based courses, open elective courses from different institutes of the MGM University. 

Along with theoretical knowledge, more emphasis is on industry oriented training and overall development of the individual personality of student. Laboratories maintain adequate number of computers and peripherals of latest configurations for teaching and research work. As  IT and software industry are dynamic and fast-growing, MCA program is designed keeping in view, the requirements of the industry. 

The core values of the department help the students to make them competent technocrats to work at global level.

Key Features

  • Track based courses such as Cloud Computing, Data analyst & Big Data, Cyber Security, Artificial Intelligence as per industry need
  • Project and Activity Based Learning
  • Research Methodology  motivates students to pursue research and innovation
  • AI based research projects using Makers Lab sponsored by Tech Mahindra 
  • Open Elective offered for interdisciplinary knowledge 
  • Train & Hire program  by DBXento Systems, Pune
  • Special Provision for Aptitude & Personality Development 
  • Strong alumni base working in premier industries & institutions 

Program Structure

  • The Faculty of Engineering and Technology implements a credit based curriculum and grade based evaluation system for four semester full time MCA program. The academic courses are delivered in three semesters. Dissertation work is carried out by students in the fourth semester.


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Career Opportunities

MCA (Engineering) program offers a wide range of career opportunities such as:

  • Software Developer/Programmer/Engineer
  • Data Scientist 
  • Software Consultant
  • Hardware Engineer
  • Ethical Hacker
  • Web Designer and Developer
  • Software Tester
  • System Analyst
  • Cloud Engineer
  • Entrepreneur
  • Technical Writer

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