BCA Distance Education

  • Duration : 3 Years
  • Eligibility : 10+2 or equivalent examination
  • Recognition : UGC & DEB Approved, NAAC Accredited, AIU Approved

Course Detail

Distance BCA (Bachelor of Computer Application) Course Detail

  • BCA distance education course approved by UGC and DEB is a 3 year undergraduate degree Programme generally for students, who have done the 10+2 and are interested in taking IT as a career.
  • A degree in BCA is at par with a B.Tech / B.E degree in Computer Science or Information Technology.
  • For a BCA aspirant, this degree would help in setting up a sound academic base for an advanced career in Computer Applications and should be able to get a job in the field of Information Technology or ITES.
  • Distance BCA courses mainly comprise of subjects like the database, networking, data structure, core programming languages, software engineering, object-oriented programming, web scripting, and development etc.
  • Distance BCA courses open up opportunities for students interested in the field of computer science and information technology. The Distance BCA course curriculum is somewhat similar to a B.Tech in computer science or information technology.

The BCA program at Jagannath university

1 Imparting fundamental knowledge of the specialized area among the students so that they become competent to embark on inventive paths
2 To promote convergence of knowledge, information, technology and skills
3 To prepare the students to face global challenges in the field of IT
4 To provide facilities to the students to develop their inherent talents and establish themselves as result oriented IT professionals

For aspirants, willing to be a part of this booming IT Industry and looking for a challenging career, we at Jagannath university go beyond the conventional thinking and create a totally new sustainable environment which provides a culture – conducive to free thinking and learning; and a system that values and promotes an individual’s integrity, worth and capabilities.

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BCA Distance Learning Course Structure

1st Semester

BCA 101 Introduction to Computer Fundamentals 3
BCA 102 Programming in C 3
BCA 103 Communication Techniques 3
BCA 104 Mathematics-I 3
BCA 105 C Programming Lab 2
BCA 106 Computer Fundamental Lab 2

2nd Semester

BCA 201 Computer organization & Architecture 3
BCA 202 Problem Solving Techniques 3
BCA 203 Data Base Management System 3
BCA 204 Mathematics-II 3
BCA 205 General proficiency lab 2
BCA 206 Oracle 10g lab 2

3rd Semester

BCA 301 Object Oriented Programming using C++ 3
BCA 302 Introduction to Financial Accounting 3
BCA 303 Data Structure & File System using C 3
BCA 304 Data Communication & Computer Network 3
BCA 305 C++ lab 2
BCA 306 Data Structure lab using C 2

4th Semester

BCA 401 JAVA Programming 3
BCA 402 Operating System 3
BCA 403 Web Technologies 3
BCA 404 Management Process & Organizational Behavior 3
BCA 405 Java Programming Lab 2
BCA 406 Web Technology Lab 2

5th Semester

BCA 501 Java2 Enterprise Edition 3
BCA 502 Software Engineering 3
BCA 503 E-Commerce 3
BCA 504 System Software 3
BCA 505 J2EE Lab 2
BCA 506 Software Engineering Lab 2

6th Semester

BCA 601 C# & .NET Programming 3
BCA 602 Introduction to Linux & Shell Programming 3
BCA 603 .NET Programming Lab 2
BCA 604 Linux & Shell programming 2
BCA 605 Project 8


  • The BCA distance education course from Jagannath university curriculum is subject to revision as per UGC guidelines from time to time and as per industry updates.
  • Exams would be conducted during the December and July exam cycles.
  • Student will have to submit assignments for each subject.
  • Examinations carry 70% and assignments carry 30% weightage.

Course Highlight

Key Features

1 Dedicated academic advisor and personal support
2 Modern up-to-date curriculum
3 Alumni Interaction, Guest lectures, faculty interaction
4 Books and Study material received via courier
5 Student learning Management System (LMS)
6 Course Syllabus, Study Presentations / Notes on LMS
7 Easy Fee payment including installments & EMIs plans
8 100% placement assistance
9 Globally Accepted Degree

Live Projects

  • Working on live and time-bound projects gives the student first-hand experience of the corporate culture. The process also helps them develop a professional attitude, sense of responsibility, analytical ability and leadership qualities as required by the Industry.

Performance Evaluation

  • Performance of the students is evaluated, regularly on the basis of Assignments, Case-Studies, Project Report, Presentation and Semester-end Examinations.

BCA Distance Education Fee

  • Minimum Duration : 3 Years
  • Maximum Duration :5 Years
  • Total Semester : 6
  • Registration fee : 500/-
  • Program fee :10,500/- per semester
  • Examination fee : 1000/- per semester

*Easy fee installments are available

Sample Degree

BCA Distance Education Eligibility

  • 10+2 or equivalent examination from the recognized board of school education
  • Medium of Instruction :English

Career Opportunities After Distance BCA

Bachelor of Computer Application Career Opportunities

  • Bachelor of Computer Application (BCA) which was earlier known as the Bachelor of Information Technology (BIT) is one of the trending professional program in today’s youth.
  • With the coming of Digital India, Skilled India and paperless India have increased the scope in the field of computer and IT sectors.
  • Now computers are being used everywhere from a small general store to giant multi-national companies.

Following are some of the opportunities or segments for computer application graduates.

  • Graphics
  • Banks
  • BPO
  • Multimedia
  • Desktop Publishing
  • System Maintanance
  • Software Development
  • Financial Institutions
  • Faculty in training institutes and schools
  • Government Departments and Agencies
  • Electrical and Electronics OEM

Career Prospects:

A number of top recruiters look for the fresher degree holders for offering an opportunity of work and BCA is one of the demanding courses under the IT sector. After the completion of the course, the student can find a job in reputed IT companies like

  • Cognizant
  • TCS
  • Syntel
  • HCL
  • NIIT
  • Dell
  • Wipro
  • Tech Mahindra
  • The government organization like NIC, Indian Army, Indian Air Force and India Navy also recruit large number of computer professionals for their IT department.
  • With the coming of Digital India, Skilled India and paperless India have increased the scope in the field of computer and IT sectors.

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