MCA (Master of Computer Application)

Course Description

In view of growing demand of quality IT professionals in theareaof computer application,a 3 year MCA (Master of Computer Application) course with an integration of IT, Management & Law is introduced at ARGUCOM. This program would prepare a candidate to become a quality software professional with the advanced and updated knowledgebase which is necessary to meet the needs of software industries. The primary objective of the course is to initiate young minds into the world of computer applications and provide them with a solid grounding in the domain of software. Pursuing this course will also providean opportunity to those who are aspiring to choose academics as a profession, the syllabus has been designed as per the requirement of UGC NET also.

MCA is a three - year (6 semesters) Master Degree Program in Computer Science. The objective of the course is to enhance knowledge and practical learning at latest technology, tools and application in IT to meet ever - growing requirement of IT professionals. 

    Unique Features:
  • Syllabus designed in consultation with professional from WIPRO, INFOSYS, NASCOM & various Public Sector Undertaking.
  • Students need to work in various University Consultancy assignments like Computerization of Cooperatives and Commercial Banks, Digitalization of Whole Sale Markets & Hospitals, Design of Web Portals for various small & large scale industries, E-Commerce design.
  • Events are organized on the latest Technological Developments,Industrial visits, Technical Workshops, Entrepreneurship Development Camp,etc to prepare candidate in becoming a quality software professional
  • Opportunity to work on live projects for Digitalization under the joint guidanceof industry professionals and faculty membersof theInstitute.

    Thrust Area:
  • Artificial Intelligence
  • Big Data Analysis
  • Banking Technology
  • Data mining & Warehouse
  • Distributed Computing & Cloud Computing
  • Advanced UNIX, Cyber Law & IT Security

    Learning Pedagogy:
  • Covering the theoretical and practical aspect of topics.
  • Real time projects.
  • Workshops, seminars, conferences.
  • Lectures and orientation from industry experts.
  • Student clubs.

Course Curriculum for Master of Computer Application


Semester I

Semester II

1st year

1.Digital Logic and Design
2. Programming and Problem solving through C
3. Application of IT in socio-economic development
4. Management and Behaviourial process
5. Cost and Financial Accounting
6. Quantitative Analysis
7. Cooperative Management
8. C Programming Lab
9. Soft Skill

1.Computer Architecture and Organization
2. Datastructure Using C
4. Automata Theory
5. Research Methodology and Tools
6. Smart Banking Technology
7. Operation Reseach and Optimization Technique
8. DBMS-I Lab
9. Data Structure Using C Lab


Semester III

Semester IV

2nd year

1. Data Communication and Computer Networks-I
2. System Software and compiler
4. Computer Graphics
5. Object Oriented Programming and Design Using C++
6. Software Project Engineering and Management
7. Design of Management Information System
8. DBMS-II Lab
9. Object Oriented Programming and Design Using C++ Lab
10. Computer Graphics Lab

1.Java Programming
2. Design and analysis of Algorithm
3. Software testing and quality assurance
4. Operating System
5. Data Communication and Computer Networks-II
6. Java Programming Lab & Mini Projects on VB
7. Elective –I (Any one)
   • Business Process Domain
   • MIS Framework & Implementation
   • Object Oriented Analysis & Design
   • E-commerce    • Entrepreneurship Management
   • Enterprise Resource Planning


Semester V

Semester VI

3rd year

1.Artificial Intelligence and Expert System
2. Emerging trends in Information Technology
3. Data Warehousing and Data Mining
4. Web Technology
5. Minor Project
6. Artificial Intelligence Lab
7. Elective-II (Any one)
    • Cyber Law and IT security
    • Distributed Computing and Cloud Computing
    • Advance UNIX

1.Major Project (Under the following areas)
    • Artificial Intelligence
    • DOT NET
    • PHP
    • JSP
    • ASP
    • Image Processing
    • Natural Language Processing

N.B. Papers may be interchanged between different semester depending upon the exigencies of the situation

Fee Structure for Courses:

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MCA 2018-21

6 Semester


*Does not include cost of Internships, Skill Development Programme, industrial visits etc.


  • Hostel fee amounts to Rs. 5000 per month (subject to change).
  • Delay in payment of Course Fee and Hostel Fee after the scheduled dates may incur penalty as may be decided by Academic Council.
  • All payments will be by DD in Favour of Assam Rajiv Gandhi University of Cooperative Management, Sivasagar payable at State Bank of India, Sivasagar, Assam.
  • Instalment payment is permissible only with permission from University.
  • For any conveyance arranged for the students, charges on pro rota basis will have to be paid by the students.