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IGNOU MCA Admission, Courses, Fee, Eligibility Criteria

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The Master of Computer Applications (MCA) programme has been introduced by Indira Gandhi National Open University (IGNOU) to provide an opportunity to learners to pursue higher studies in this professional programme. The students can apply for IGNOU MCA Admission in both January and July academic cycle. The students can pursue the MCA after graduation for productive careers in the software industry and academia.You can obtain the prospectus  from the Registrar (SR&E), IGNOU, Maidan Garhi, New Delhi-110068 and from Regional Centres, Study Centres, and IGNOU ARMY, NAVY, AIR FORCE AND ASSAM RIFLES Recognised Regional Centres. or you can download IGNOU MCA Prospectus from the official website at www.ignou.ac.in

Medium :  The programme is offered by the university in only English medium.

Eligibility : The candidates applying for IGNOU MCA admissionshould be graduate from a recognised university. However, the students who have not pursued Mathematics as a distinct subject at 10+2 are required to pursue and pass the CS-60 course concurrently.

IGNOU MCA Programme Fee:

The details about  the MCA programme fees are mentioned below :

  • Rs. 8,000 per semester.
  • Rs. 100 in addition to Rs. 8,000 as Registration Charges for the First Semester.
  • For non-maths students, an additional fee of Rs. 1,000 has to be paid for CS-60.

Note: The University may change the fees with time. So, Please confirm the fees from your nearest IGNOU Regional Centre.

IGNOU MCA Programme Duration:

The minimum duration required to complete for the MCA is 3 year and the maximum duration  is 6 years.Also, there is no bar on minimum and maximum age required  to get admission in this programme.

IGNOU MCA Courses :

IGNOU MCA First Semester Courses

Course Code Course Name Credits
 MCS-011  Problem Solving and Programming  3
 MCS-012  Computer Organisation and Assembly Language Programming  4
 MCS-013  Discrete Mathematics  2
 MCS-014  Systems Analysis and Design  3
 MCS-015  Communication Skills  2
 MCSL-016  Internet Concepts and Web design (Lab Course)  2
 MCSL-017 Lab (C and Assembly Language Programming) (Lab Course)  2

IGNOU MCA Second Semester Courses

CourseCode Course Name Credits
 MCS-021 Data and File structures  4
 MCS-022 Operating System concepts  4
 MCS-023  Introduction to Database Management Systems  3
 MCS-024 Object Oriented Technology and Java Programming  3
 MCSL-025  Lab (Data Structures using C, WINDOWS 2000, LINUX / UNIX, Java and MS? ACCESS, My SQL)  4

IGNOU MCA Third Semester Courses

CourseCode Course Name Credits
 MCS-031  Design and Analysis of Algorithms  4
 MCS-032  Object Oriented Analysis and Design  3
 MCS-033 Advanced Discrete Mathematics  2
 MCS-034  Software Engineering  3
 MCS-035  Accountancy and Financial Management  3
 MCSL-036  Laboratory Course (For Object Oriented Analysis and Design, Software Engineering and Accountancy and Financial Management)  3

IGNOU MCA Fourth Semester Courses

CourseCode Course Name Credits
 MCS-041  Operating Systems  4
 MCS-042  Data Communication and Networks  4
 MCS-043  Advanced Database Management Systems  4
 MCS-044  Mini Project  4
 MCSL-045 UNIX and DBMS LAB  2

IGNOU MCA Fifth Semester Courses

CourseCode Course Name Credits
 MCS-051  Advanced Internet Technologies  3
 MCS-052  Principles of Management and Information Systems  2
 MCS-053  Computer Graphics and Multimedia  4
 MCSL-054  Laboratory Course (Advanced Internet Technologies & Computer Graphics and Multimedia)  2
 MCSE-003  Artificial Intelligence and Knowledge Management  3
 MCSE-004 Numerical and Statistical Computing  3
 MCSE-011  Parallel Computing  3

IGNOU MCA Sixth Semester Courses

CourseCode Course Name Credits
 MCSP-060  Project  16

Note : The Information about the courses provided here is partial and should not be treated as comprehensive. All the Students are advised to cross check with the IGNOU official website or IGNOU regional center  for the latest information and updates in regard to the course.

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