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In today’s world Information Technology (IT) has become the most fundamental need for proper functioning of human society. Be it running the banks or getting food from an eatery home-delivered, Information Technology has become the part and parcel of our lives. This dependence on Information Technology has given rise to the demand of learning and further innovation in this field as a result of which it has become one of the most popular fields in education and career. You can find IT specialization in every branch of education, from IT & Software, Engineering, Aviation and Medicine to MBA and even Hospitality.

In this technological era, the best career option for students in present and immediate future is to become an Information Technology (IT) professional. Apart from industrial and high-risk tasks, every small day-to-day activity is now governed and performed with the help of IT. Most people confuse IT courseswith Computer Science. Computer Science is the study of aspects of computing, starting from the design of microprocessors, personal and supercomputers to designing circuits and writing codes for the software that powers these machines, whereas Information Technology deals with the regulation and security of data through electronic devices and its related software. Read: Difference between IT and CSE

Information Technology is everywhere in our daily lives – from building a spaceship to delivering food at doorsteps. Speaking about applications, for every task existing under the sun, there is an application to either help one learn how to do it, or teach one how to do it better and more effectively. In such a scenario, a career in IT is the most relevant and financially rewarding path to follow for students.

How to prepare for a career in the IT sector

India is considered the hub of IT education, with over 4000 institutes and colleges offering various courses at undergraduate, postgraduate, doctoral and certificate level. Besides, it is a known fact the almost all the top global IT companies have a sizeable number of Indian IT graduates working in various capacities. In fact, USA accounts for more than 60% of Indian IT professionals.

Information Technology courses are taught at both UG and PG degree level. Short-term courses like IT diploma and certifications are also offered by various institutions in India. Starting salary for an Information Technology graduate is Rs 4 lakh per annum at junior level. At senior level, salary packages offered to freshers are above Rs 7 lakh per annum.

Many people often confuse IT with Computer Science Engineering (CSE). But the truth is, they are different, although they both are study of computer and computer system.

Technology: Eligibility Criteria and Entrance Exams

The minimum marks required to be eligible for admission as set by the AICTE is 50% for General category students and 45% for reserved category students. However, many private institutes have their own eligibility criteria wherein only pass percentage is required. Check course wise eligibility criteria for IT below:

Minimum Eligibility criteria for BE/BTech in IT

  • The candidate must have passed class 12 in Science stream (PCM/PCMB) or equivalent from a recognized board or university

  • Computer Science as one of the subjects in HSC is desirable

Minimum Eligibility criteria for BCA

  • The candidate must have passed class 12 in Science stream (PCM/PCMB) or Commerce stream or equivalent from a recognized board or university

  • Computer Science as one of the subjects in HSC is desirable

Minimum Eligibility criteria for MTech in IT

  • The candidate must have completed BE/BTech or MSc in relevant branch a recognized board or university

Minimum Eligibility criteria for MCA

  • The candidate must have completed a Bachelor's degree of minimum 3 years duration in BCA, B.Sc. (Information Technology / Computer Science) with Mathematics as a course at 10+2 level or at Graduate level

Minimum Eligibility criteria for BSc in IT

  • The candidate must have passed class 12 in Science stream (PCM/PCMB) or equivalent from a recognized board or university

  •  Computer Science as one of the subjects in HSC is desirable

Minimum Eligibility criteria for MSc in IT

  • The candidate must have completed a Bachelor's degree of minimum 3 years duration in relevant branch with Mathematics as a course at 10+2 level or at Graduate level

Information Technology Entrance Exams:

Institutes offering courses in Information Technology offer admission on the basis of entrance exam score. Listed below are four top IT entrance exams.

WBJEE JECA

BVP B-CAT

MAH MCA CET

NIMCET

List of all IT entrance exams

The cost incurred in becoming an IT professional

The average cost that will be incurred by students to complete their 4-year full-time undergraduate program specialising in Information Technology is in the range of Rs 4-6 lakhs in total. The average cost for an IT postgraduate program is in the range of Rs 2.2-3.2 lakhs in total. Diploma courses cost lesser than their full-time UG and PG counterparts.

Apart from this fee, the students have to pay for their living expenses separately (hostel fee, canteen fee, transportation fee, etc).

Information Technology Courses

One can pursue Information Technology at UG, PG and Doctorate levels. Given below are the popular IT courses offered by IT institutes and colleges in India.

UG Courses

PG Courses

BE

ME

BTech

MTech

Bsc

MSc

BCA

MCA


There are various short term certification courses students can choose from. These courses are offered in class room mode (offline) as well as virtual mode (online).

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Information Technology Syllabus

Information Technology is taught as a specialization in BTech/MTech as well as BSc/MSc and BCA/MCA. Though the syllabus for both these courses vary in terms of elective courses, the core subjects are more or less the same.

Any Information Technology course comprises the following subjects/topics. As the candidate seeks further specialization in the area of interest, he/she will be required to dig deeper in the chosen area.

Information Technology: Subjects and Syllabus

Computer Architecture and Organization

Database Systems

Operating Systems

Electronics

Computer Networks

Foundations of Computer Systems

Java Programming and Website Design

Design and Analysis of Algorithms

Software Engineering

Database Management Systems

E-Commerce & ERP

Multimedia Applications

Object Oriented Programming

Data Structures

Data Warehousing and Data Mining

Engineering Mathematics

Information Technology: Job Profiles and Top Companies

Information Technology is one of the most job generating sectors in India and abroad at the moment. An IT professional is needed in every aspect of setting up and running an organization, from operations, logistics and finance, to administration, HR and security, IT is the bedrock of every operation today.

IT professionals can start their career as Junior Programmer, Database Administrator, Junior Network Manager, Data Analyst, Software Developer, Software Engineer, and Client-Server Systems Manager, etc. Job openings for software professionals is much higher in the corporate sector than in public sector.

There are many career options for BTech in Information Technology degree holders. IT Specialists are required in almost all sectors such as technology, finance, e-commerce, medicine, defense, and other areas. Many opportunities are available in various IT firms all over India. Some of the leading IT Companies are Infosys, TCS, Wipro, Accenture, HCL Infotech, IBM, etc.  

IT professional can also get jobs in many public sector firms. Some of the leading public sector firms are BSNL, ISRO, CDIT, CDAC, etc. However, opportunities in public sector is far less than private sectors.

Average salary offered to IT professionals:

Job profile

Average Salary

Senior Software Engineer

Rs 7 lakh per annum and above

Software Engineer

Rs 4 lakh per annum and above

Sr. Software Engineer / Developer / Programmer

Rs 7 lakh per annum and above

Software Developer

Rs 4 lakh per annum and above

Team Leader

Rs 10 lakh per annum and above

Project Manager, Information Technology

Rs 13 lakh per annum and above

Information Technology Consultant

Rs 8 lakh per annum and above

*The salary data has been obtained from Payscale.com

Top IT Companies

Information Technology professionals are recruited by domestic organisations as well as MNCs operating in almost all the sectors; but the demand for IT professionals is high in IT companies. Given below is the list of top companies which recruit trained IT professionals in various capacities:

IBM

Infosys

Dell

Intel

Wipro

Accenture

HP

TechMahindra

HCL Infotech

TCS

CTS

Google

Amazon

Microsoft

Oracle

FAQs Regarding Information Technology

Q.What are the subjects in Information Technology?

A. Major topics include in any Information Technology undergraduate degree course are Computer Architecture and Organisation, Database Systems, Electronics, Operating Systems, Electronics, Foundations of Computer Systems, Computer Networks, Multimedia Applications etc.

Q. Who are the top is the Production Engineers in public as well private sector companies?

A. Production Engineers are hired by both public as well private sector companies such as IBM, Infosys, Wipro, Dell, Intel etc.

Q. What is the minimum Eligibility criteria for BE/BTech in IT?

A. The candidate must have passed class 12 in Science stream (PCM/PCMB) or equivalent from a recognized board or university.

Q. Is a Information Technology in demand?

A. Production engineers are in great demand in manufacturing industries with great job opportunities.

Q. What is the cost incurred in becoming an IT professional?

A. The average cost that will be incurred by students to complete their 4-year full-time undergraduate program specialising in Information Technology is in the range of Rs 4-6 lakhs in total.

Q. Is Information Technology a good course to pursue graduation?

A. Yes, as Information Technology is a very advancing field and offering a great career opportunities these days.

Q. How many years does it take to study Information Technology?

A. Information Technology programme lasts for 4 years.

Q. Which IT technology is most in demand in 2020?

A. IT technology is most in demand in 2020 are Artificial Intelligence (AI) and Machine Learning, Blockchain Technology, Cloud and Amazon Web Services (AWS), Cybersecurity, Data Science, Analytics and Visualization and Technology Skills Career Outlook.

Q. Which is Information Technology?

A. Both are in great demand. IT (Information Technology) is about installing, maintaining, and improving computer systems, operating networks, and databases.

Q. Is Information Technology a good course to study?

A. Yes, as there are many great career opportunities associated for graduates of degree programs in Information Technology with great career opportunities.

Popular Information Technology Colleges in India

Following are the most popular Information Technology Colleges in India. Learn more about these Information Technology colleges (Courses, Reviews, Answers & more) by downloading the Brochure.
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#4 India Today

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Top 25 in India

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#12 The Week

4 Courses
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#10 The Week

4 Courses
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#9 The Week

1 Course
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6.5 LPA
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Top 25 in India

Popular Private Information Technology Colleges in India

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#8 Shiksha Collections

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5.2 LPA
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Popular Information Technology UG Courses in India

Following are the most popular Information Technology UG Courses . You can explore the top Colleges offering these UG Courses by clicking the links below.

UG Courses

Popular Information Technology PG Courses in India

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laxmi Naryana

2022-03-08 15:41:50

I want to know about the fee structure at Pioneer Degree College for Bachelor of Computer Application (BCA).

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Arpit Sood

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Bachelor of Computer Application (BCA) from Pioneer Degree College will cost 1.1 lakhs (INR). Visit: https://www.shiksha.com/college/pioneer-degree-college-hyderabad-114805/courses/bca-bc for more information.

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Devanshu Nath

2022-01-03 15:45:06

Which university is better for BCA among LPU, Chitkara and Chandigarh University?

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Arshiya Singh

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LPU School of Computer Application is ranked among the top four Computer Applications Institutes of North India by NASSCOM. Students from all across India and 50+ plus countries around the globe are expertly mentored by an experienced and proficient team of faculty members. Students have instant ...LPU School of Computer Application is ranked among the top four Computer Applications Institutes of North India by NASSCOM. Students from all across India and 50+ plus countries around the globe are expertly mentored by an experienced and proficient team of faculty members. Students have instant access to the latest technology labs like iMac, SAP, etc. That keeps them updated with the ever-changing technologies. LPU has become the landing place of many leading industries for recruitment. LPU has many top rankings in placements. The students of LPU have been placed in the top companies with high salary packages. The placements have been divided into dream packages and bulk recruiters. Apart from placements, many eminent companies approach LPU to hire students for internships.

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Suruchi

Contributor-Level 6

2 weeks ago

Without any doubt LPU.

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SAINAGENDRA Cheerla

2022-03-07 08:52:21

I don't have computer subject in my degree, can I still do MCA?

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Kollepara Naga Sai Manoj Abhiram

Beginner-Level 5

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Yes. You can still do MCA.

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Mehtab Alam

2022-03-05 21:26:54

Please provide information about MCA course.

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Kollepara Naga Sai Manoj Abhiram

Beginner-Level 5

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MCA full form Master of Computer Application is a postgraduate course that trains the students about the various aspects of computer programs, application software, computer architecture, operating systems and many more. The duration of the course is for a period of 2 years.

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AISHA SANA

2022-03-05 20:53:21

Are the admissions for MCA still open in Srinivas Group of Colleges?

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Kollepara Naga Sai Manoj Abhiram

Beginner-Level 5

Yesterday

Yes, they are still open for MCA admission.

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Aditya Jadhav

2022-03-05 17:16:44

I am from arts stream. Can I get admission for BCA? Which is the entrance exam for this course?

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Kollepara Naga Sai Manoj Abhiram

Beginner-Level 5

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Yes students studying in arts stream can study BCA and BCA Admission 2022 is based on entrance exams conducted at national as well as state levels. Universities such as GGSIPU conduct their own entrance exam to enroll students in the BCA course.

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Emaad Sultan

2021-12-15 11:57:37

What certification courses can be done for MBA in Information Technology?

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Pappu Kumar Mahato

Contributor-Level 6

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Certification courses can be done for MBA in Information Technology and some other. These courses gives information about IT.

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priyanshigarg

2021-12-15 20:03:18

How are the placements for MBA in IT at SRM University?

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Pappu Kumar Mahato

Contributor-Level 6

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The placements for MBA in IT at SRM University is approximately 60.

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anup mishra

2022-03-05 11:02:57

Me 29+age done Btech mechanical 2010-14 then Bcom 2015-18 with 1 years of Bpo mnc Experience 2018-19.Now which course will Good MBA,MCA, LLB

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Rhedem Suryavanshi

Contributor-Level 6

2 days ago

It should be your choice based on your interest. But, if you still want an answer go for MBA.

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Riya verma

Contributor-Level 7

3 days ago

Hi Anup, I think that you should go for MBA. You get to learn about business communication, business intelligence, human resource management, enterprise management, time management, and much more. Thus, an MBA degree after B.Tech will equip you with both technical and business management skills, ...Hi Anup, I think that you should go for MBA. You get to learn about business communication, business intelligence, human resource management, enterprise management, time management, and much more. Thus, an MBA degree after B.Tech will equip you with both technical and business management skills, thereby helping you to build a good career path.

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Ayushi Kesharwani

2022-03-03 12:54:18

Is there any exam conducted by college for BCA?

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SHALU MISHRA

Beginner-Level 1

2 days ago

In school of management sciences, they are conducted only exam just for formality.

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Pramod Naik

2022-02-07 00:15:45

Can I know if MCA has been reduced by 2 years from 3 years at NIT Suratkal for non BCA and non B.Sc. CS students?

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Kumari Aashna

Beginner-Level 4

3 days ago

MCA provides a two-year course for the students who belong to the BCA course and a 3-year programme for non-BCA students.

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Devanshu Nath

2021-12-30 13:03:42

Is admission based on 12th merit, or do I need to write the LPU NEST entrance exam for admission into the BCA Hons at LPU?

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preeti gogna

Guide-Level 14

3 days ago

Hi there, the eligibility for BCA Hons is Pass with 60% aggregate marks in 10+2 (with English or equivalent, subject to qualifying LPU NEST. This goes for the BCA MCA Hons as well.

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Puneet Singh

Scholar-Level 17

2 months ago

Dear Aspirant, My cousin brother has taken admission to the BCA (Hons. ). Programme at LPU this year in the 2021 session based on my recommendation. Being alumni of LPU, I would like to inform you that the LPU NEST exam is mandatory to qualify for admission to the BCA (Hons. ). Programme. Also, y...Dear Aspirant, My cousin brother has taken admission to the BCA (Hons. ). Programme at LPU this year in the 2021 session based on my recommendation. Being alumni of LPU, I would like to inform you that the LPU NEST exam is mandatory to qualify for admission to the BCA (Hons. ). Programme. Also, you should have a minimum of 60% marks in the 12th class in any discipline or equivalent. LPU is Punjab Best Computer Application College. The School of Computer Application at LPU is ranked among the 4 Computer Applications Institutes of India by NASSCOM. Students from all across India and 15 plus countries around the globe are expertly mentored by an experienced and proficient team of faculty members. Students have instant access to the latest technology labs like iMac, SAP, etc. That keeps them updated with the ever-changing technologies. For more details, you may refer to the LPU website. I hope this helps
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Rangaswamy Rangaswamy

2022-03-04 00:18:25

I completed my 2nd PUC in commerce (HEBA) stream. But now I want to become an engineer so I want BCA.

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Ankit Gupta

Beginner-Level 5

4 days ago

Yes you can. You should score a minimum of 50% in class 12th to do BCA.

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Yogiraj Bhale

2022-02-19 11:09:54

I was not able to give any entrance exam for engineering or JEE. Will I be able to get admission in IT course?

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Sumit Bhardwaj

Beginner-Level 5

4 days ago

If you have missed to give the any engineering exam or JEE. Then you can go for the entrance exam taken by different universities. In this case one best option is the Chandigarh University, Mohali. Chandigarh University will conduct their own exam CUCET for admissions to different engineering pro...If you have missed to give the any engineering exam or JEE. Then you can go for the entrance exam taken by different universities. In this case one best option is the Chandigarh University, Mohali. Chandigarh University will conduct their own exam CUCET for admissions to different engineering programs. CUCET has been divided into two different phases namely CUCET-I and CUCET-II. Each phase of CUCET is active for a specific period. You can choose the phase which is active and running during the time of your application. This is a university-level exam held annually to provide the aspiring candidate's scholarship for all courses, and also it is mandatory for admission to Engineering, MBA, B.A. LL.B.Com LL.B. BBA LL.B. Pharmacy, and Agriculture programs.

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sheril chugh

Beginner-Level 5

5 days ago

The admission in Chandigarh University does not require any entrance exam clearance. You just have to pass 12th for admission in graduate courses. For admission you have to enroll on the CU website and pay 10k or more via online payment and visit the university with required documents, the amount...The admission in Chandigarh University does not require any entrance exam clearance. You just have to pass 12th for admission in graduate courses. For admission you have to enroll on the CU website and pay 10k or more via online payment and visit the university with required documents, the amount taken will be deducted from the admission fee. Or you can directly visit CU with 10th,12th marksheet, migration, character certificates, etc. And take admission without any online enrollment. You can give the exam of the university called CUSAT for scholarships.

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Yogiraj Bhale

2022-02-19 11:07:02

I have interest in machines and motors. Which branch should I choose for my Bachelors and which colleges of India give good placement?

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sumit

Beginner-Level 5

4 days ago

Dear student, if you are interested in mechanics and motors, then you must go for mechatronics. Mechatronics blends unique features of different engineering disciplines. The Department of Mechatronics Engineering of Chandigarh University blends effective traits of academic delivery system. Aerosp...Dear student, if you are interested in mechanics and motors, then you must go for mechatronics. Mechatronics blends unique features of different engineering disciplines. The Department of Mechatronics Engineering of Chandigarh University blends effective traits of academic delivery system. Aerospace engineering of University institute of Engineering of Chandigarh University is ranked among the best Mechatronics engineering, which imparts students with multidisciplinary expertise that is at par with global industry standards. During Chandigarh University Placements of 2021, 757 multinational companies along with 300 Fortune 500 recruiters visited the campus. A total of 7412 placement offers were made by these recruiters. The highest CTC of INR 36 LPA was offered to the students. The overall average CTC stood at INR 8 LPA.

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sheril chugh

Beginner-Level 5

5 days ago

Chandigarh University is the NAAC A+ Accredited University and also the fastest growing private university with best placements records. Chandigarh University got National Award for the highest Number of Companies for placements Limca Book of Records (2017). Department of Mechanical Engineering o...Chandigarh University is the NAAC A+ Accredited University and also the fastest growing private university with best placements records. Chandigarh University got National Award for the highest Number of Companies for placements Limca Book of Records (2017). Department of Mechanical Engineering of Chandigarh University is widely recognised as one among the best Mechanical Engineering institutions in India. Mechanical Engineering department at CU has impeccable placements with a the highest package of 21 Lacs per annum. Companies like Indigo, Royal Enfield, MU Sigma, Godrej, Atlas, Luminous Power Technologies, Deloitte, ARI Simulations and so on are regular recruiters
here. Mu Sigma 21 LPA
LIDO Learning Pvt. Ltd 10LPA
United Breweries Limited (UBL) 7 LPA
Zycus 6.50 LPA
XionMultiventures Pvt. Ltd 6 LPA
Godrej & Boyce Mfg. Co. Ltd. 5.5 LPA
Padmini VNA Mechatronics Pvt. Ltd 5 LPA
Inter Globe Aviation Limited ("IndiGo") 4.8 LPA
Entab Infotech Pvt. Ltd 4.8 LPA CTC
New Era Machines Pvt. Ltd. 4.80 LPA
Wipro 4.5 LPA
Cognizant 4.5 LPA.

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Yogiraj Bhale

2022-02-19 11:05:37

I am interested in machines as well as in robotics. Which college of India is best suited for these two fields?

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sumit

Beginner-Level 5

4 days ago

In my opinion, for mechanics as well as robotics, Chandigarh University is the best University. In Chandigarh University, the Department of Mechatronics Engineering is the department that inculcates the broader spectrum of engineering knowledge to meet the demands of future industry. The departme...In my opinion, for mechanics as well as robotics, Chandigarh University is the best University. In Chandigarh University, the Department of Mechatronics Engineering is the department that inculcates the broader spectrum of engineering knowledge to meet the demands of future industry. The department presents a perfect blend of theory and practical learning and bridges the gap between industry and academia. The department of Mechatronics is ranked among the best Mechatronics department in University Institute of engineering in Chandigarh University. It is a multidisciplinary field that opens-up jobs opportunities in a range of sectors including:
1. Robotics
2. Aerospace
3. Defence
4. Automotive
5. Manufacturing
CUCET - 2022 is the best option to get into the programme which also rewards your academic brilliance with global opportunities & extraordinary assistance with Scholarships worth Rs. 45 Crores.

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sheril chugh

Beginner-Level 5

5 days ago

The Department of Mechatronics Engineering in Chandigarh University is a one-of-its-sort office that department the more extensive range of designing information to fulfill the needs of the future industry. The division presents an ideal mix of hypothesis and viable learning and overcomes any bar...The Department of Mechatronics Engineering in Chandigarh University is a one-of-its-sort office that department the more extensive range of designing information to fulfill the needs of the future industry. The division presents an ideal mix of hypothesis and viable learning and overcomes any barrier among industry and the scholarly community. Robotic Science has a tremendous scope as a career option as robots play an important role in the industrial sectors. It is a field of engineering which deals with the construction, design, application and operation of robots. Robotics Engineering is an interdisciplinary branch of Electrical engineering and Mechanical engineering. The subject is very new and vast, only few colleges in Punjab is offering this course. The best university among all in Punjab is Chandigarh University, Mohali, the top-notching the youngest university in North Region provides the best engineering education in the North.

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Yogiraj Anil Bhale

2022-02-19 10:28:15

Which is the best university in India for Information Technology?

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Amit Verma

Contributor-Level 6

4 days ago

Information technology has enormous potential, and numerous universities in India offer Bachelors and Masters degrees. Yes, if you are looking for the best University in India, I would recommend Chandigarh University, the best University in India and locate in the northern Indian province of Punj...Information technology has enormous potential, and numerous universities in India offer Bachelors and Masters degrees. Yes, if you are looking for the best University in India, I would recommend Chandigarh University, the best University in India and locate in the northern Indian province of Punjab, as the best University in India. The University has a strong reputation for placement opportunities and infrastructure. This University has received numerous placement awards and is accredited by the NAAC at the A+ level. Lovely grounds surround the campus. This University's faculty members have a great deal of experience and expertise, and students benefit from this by gaining hands-on experience and knowledge. If you want to pursue a degree in information technology, Chandigarh University is the best choice.

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SUMIT

Contributor-Level 8

5 days ago

Department of Computer Application, Chandigarh University carries a vision of crafting next-gen IT professionals who can take up industry challenges effectively. The department renders cutting-edge education ranging from the expertise in traditional software development -to- modern computing tech...Department of Computer Application, Chandigarh University carries a vision of crafting next-gen IT professionals who can take up industry challenges effectively. The department renders cutting-edge education ranging from the expertise in traditional software development -to- modern computing technologies. Fully-equipped industry-sponsored labs, industry-aligned curriculum, and accreditation and validations by top companies such as Microsoft, HPE, IBM, Oracle, Red Hat, etc. Give our students an exclusive edge over others. Programs In University Institute of Computing (UIC)
Under-Graduate Computing Courses
Bachelor of Computer Applications (BCA)
Bachelor of Computer Applications - Augmented Reality and Virtual Reality
B.Sc (Computer Science)
Post-Graduate Computing Courses
Master of Computer Applications (MCA)
MCA Cloud Computing and DevOps
MCA - Artificial Intelligence & Machine Learning
Chandigarh university is NAAC-A+ university
Chandigarh university is ranked 77 in NIRF ranking 2020
Chandigarh university located in Punjab and near Chandigarh city
Chandigarh university is also known as university with best placements. The highest package offered is 52.11 LPA.

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Dilna

2022-03-02 20:50:39

I joined BCA course in 2018. Can I completed it in 2022?

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KUSHAGRA VERMA

Contributor-Level 10

5 days ago

Maybe you can, But you should proceed valid reason for the gap. Most the Colleges give admission for the candidate who having below 24 years.But still your gab is 4 years and to rejoin the same course I think after 2 year gap you are eligible to rejoin still just confirm from the faculty else re...Maybe you can, But you should proceed valid reason for the gap. Most the Colleges give admission for the candidate who having below 24 years.
But still your gab is 4 years and to rejoin the same course I think after 2 year gap you are eligible to rejoin still just confirm from the faculty else repeat it.

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Devanshu Nath

2022-03-01 11:34:44

Which are the best private colleges for an MCA?

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Srishti

Beginner-Level 2

6 days ago

LPU has many top rankings in placements. It holds good placement record in MCA also as 31 LPA was the highest package offered to MCA students.

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preeti gogna

Guide-Level 14

6 days ago

There are many good universities offering MCA programme. VITSRMLovely Professional UniversityAmityPanjab UniversityBeing a faculty member of LPU, I would like to tell you a bit about MCA programme offered at LPU:The MCA programme at LPU is designed, keeping in view the diverse needs of the indust...There are many good universities offering MCA programme. VIT
SRM
Lovely Professional University
Amity
Panjab University
Being a faculty member of LPU, I would like to tell you a bit about MCA programme offered at LPU:
The MCA programme at LPU is designed, keeping in view the diverse needs of the industry. The programme aims at professionally grooming the students so that they can flourish in the corporate IT Sector. MCA is more focused on the practical implementation of various computing aspects such as programming, databases, networking, web development, etc. LPU's School of Computer Application is ranked among the top four Computer Applications Institutes of North India by NASSCOM. Students from all across India and 15 plus countries around the globe are expertly mentored by an experienced and proficient team of faculty members. Students have instant access to the latest technology labs like iMac, SAP, etc. That keeps them updated with the ever-changing technologies. The eligibility for the course is Pass with 60% aggregate marks in BCA or B.Sc. (Computer Science) or B.Sc. (Information Technology) or any Graduation with Computer Science as a subject for three years or B.A. Or B.Com or B.Sc. (any Graduation) with (Mathematics as one of the subjects at Graduation or 10+2 level) or equivalent. In case a student has not studied computer as a subject in graduation, then he/she shall have to go through bridge/ additional courses (subjects) which may be scheduled before the commencement of classes or along with the regular classes. Students need not pay any additional amount for bridge/ additional courses. Clearing LPU NEST is a must. A student may be given an option to go for 4 weeks study tour to USA/ European
The topics dealt with in the course are Analysis & design of complex problems, Coding skills, Ethics, Communication, Societal Impact. The student can even go to an international university that the university is partnered with. The highest package offered was 31 LPA and the average salary was 4 Lacs.

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Meenachi sankar

2022-03-02 14:14:58

How can I apply to this college for BCA course?

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KUSHAGRA VERMA

Contributor-Level 10

6 days ago

Students will have to pass their 10+2 or equivalent examination from a recognized board. And there are no entrance exam. The minimum age for admission shall be 17 years.The cutoff marks are more than 70% marks in 12th.Sri Krishna Arts and Science College, [SKASC] Coimbatore Fee Structure. The cou...Students will have to pass their 10+2 or equivalent examination from a recognized board. And there are no entrance exam. The minimum age for admission shall be 17 years.
The cutoff marks are more than 70% marks in 12th.
Sri Krishna Arts and Science College, [SKASC] Coimbatore Fee Structure. The course fee is about INR 50,000.Minority scholarship is available, and in my department, more than ten students got scholarships.
Hostel facilities are good, and the hostel fee per month is INR 6,500 per month.The quality of Classrooms, Labs, Libraries, dining halls are very good.

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Anil

2022-03-02 12:42:31

I want to do BCA but my question is if I am studying MEC intermediate, is it possible to do BCA after 12th with MEC?

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Divya vani

Contributor-Level 10

6 days ago

After MEC, You can choose any course either BCA or BBA. Students can pursue various graduate, postgraduate, Diploma, and certificate courses in finance, marketing, business, and various other commerce subjects which lands them a successful career in commerce industries. Courses that students can ...After MEC, You can choose any course either BCA or BBA. Students can pursue various graduate, postgraduate, Diploma, and certificate courses in finance, marketing, business, and various other commerce subjects which lands them a successful career in commerce industries. Courses that students can pursue in Commerce in MEC are: Bachelor of Computer Application (BCA)

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Jayapriya V

2022-02-27 13:38:29

I am doing MCA after B.Sc. Visual communication, need details on the same.

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Divya vani

Contributor-Level 10

6 days ago

After B.Sc. In Visual Communication you can do Master of Fine Arts, Masters in Visual Design, PG Diploma/Masters in Animation, VFX/Special Effects courses, Masters/PG Diploma in Video Editing, Illustration Courses, Graphic Design Courses and Web Design Courses.

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Lakshmi S

2022-02-25 21:43:04

When will admissions open in MCC for BCA?

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Divya vani

Contributor-Level 10

6 days ago

Eligibility Criteria for BCA:The students who apply to Madras Christian College should have a pass in the Tamil Nadu Higher Secondary or an equivalent examination by a recognized board.The upper age limit for admission to UG courses will be 21 years as on 1st July of the year of Admission.Please ...Eligibility Criteria for BCA:
The students who apply to Madras Christian College should have a pass in the Tamil Nadu Higher Secondary or an equivalent examination by a recognized board.
The upper age limit for admission to UG courses will be 21 years as on 1st July of the year of Admission.
Please visit link for further information: https://www.shiksha.com/college/mcc-madras-christian-college-chennai-5946/admission

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Barkat Ali Khan

2022-02-07 22:00:49

Please provide the list of colleges for BCA lateral entry.

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Divya vani

Contributor-Level 10

6 days ago

List of colleges for BCA lateral entry
Please visit link: https://www.shiksha.com/it-software/ranking/top-bca-colleges-in-india/96-2-0-0-0.

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Devanshu Nath

2022-03-01 12:08:56

Can I get direct admission for an MCA at LPU without the LPU NEST. I got 92% in 12th class. Can I get a scholarship?

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preeti gogna

Guide-Level 14

6 days ago

Hi Devanshu, LPU NEST is mandatory for admission to the MCA programme along with a 60% aggregate marks in BCA or B.Sc. (Computer Science) or B.Sc. (Information Technology) or any Graduation with Computer Science as a subject for three years or B.A. Or B Comm or B.Sc. (any Graduation) with (Mathem...Hi Devanshu, LPU NEST is mandatory for admission to the MCA programme along with a 60% aggregate marks in BCA or B.Sc. (Computer Science) or B.Sc. (Information Technology) or any Graduation with Computer Science as a subject for three years or B.A. Or B Comm or B.Sc. (any Graduation) with (Mathematics as one of the subject at Graduation or 10+2 level) or equivalent, subject to qualifying LPUNEST
The BCA programme at LPU programme is designed to build programming skills for developing efficient and resource-optimized software/website/cloud/mobile applications. The eligibility for the course is Pass with 50% aggregate marks in 10+2 (with English or equivalent. LPU School of Computer Application is ranked among the top four Computer Applications Institutes of North India by NASSCOM. Industry certifications, MOOCs, Hackathons / Co-curricular Competitive events, Workshops, Guest lectures, Educational Trips, Live projects, Incubation projects, Community projects, projects with NGOs, etc. Are an integral part of the curriculum. BCA graduates have a good scope in jobs as a Web Developer, Web Designer, Network Administrator, System Manager, Computer Programmer, Software Developer, Software Tester, etc. Depending on the skills you acquire during your B.A. Various companies, organizations, and MNCs offer the above-mentioned jobs to BCA candidates. Provide an introduction to the fundamentals of Information Technology, Imparts knowledge on networks tools and techniques by understanding various existing wired and wireless networking models and protocols. The course includes Open Systems Interconnection communication model, local area networks, bridges, routers, and gateways, addressing, and local and remote procedures. Simulating the physical layer basics, network protocol algorithms, error handling, flow control, multihop routing network reliability, timing, advanced network protocols, and infrastructure, applications of high-performance networks. Computer architecture is a set of rules and methods that describe the functionality, organisation, and implementation imparting knowledge with a systematic way to create, retrieve, update and manage data. This course would examine the concepts and principles of DBMS, database design, data modeling, database management, data & query optimization, and database implementation. The highest salary offered was 19.25 LPA and the average package was 3.1lpa.

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Puneet Singh

Scholar-Level 17

a week ago

Dear Aspirant, LPU NEST exam is mandatory to get admission to the MCA programme at LPU. Let me share the legibility criteria for the MCA. To get admission, you should have passed with 60% marks in BCA or B.Sc. (Computer Science) or B.Sc. (Information Technology) or any Graduation with Computer Sc...Dear Aspirant, LPU NEST exam is mandatory to get admission to the MCA programme at LPU. Let me share the legibility criteria for the MCA. To get admission, you should have passed with 60% marks in BCA or B.Sc. (Computer Science) or B.Sc. (Information Technology) or any Graduation with Computer Science as a subject for three years or B.A. Or B.Com. Or B.Sc. (any Graduation) with (Mathematics as one of the subject at Graduation or 10+2 level) or equivalent+LPUNEST exam. Scholarships: You can get scholarships based on Percentage in Qualifying Exam/ Qualification previous to Eligibility Qualification, LPU NEST Sports, Cultural, R&D, Co-curricular, Social Service and Bravery Awards. Financial Aid Financial Aid - Need-Based. Financial Aid for Serving/ Retired Defence/ CAPF/ Para- Military Personnel and their dependents. Financial Aid to Persons with Certain Disabilities. LPU is Punjab Best Computer Application College. The School of Computer Application at LPU is ranked among the 4 Computer Applications Institutes of India by NASSCOM. Students from all across India and 15 plus countries around the globe are expertly mentored by an experienced and proficient team of faculty members. Students have instant access to the latest technology labs like iMac, SAP, etc. That keeps them updated with the ever-changing technologies. Placements
LPU has become the landing place of many leading industries for recruitment. LPU has many top rankings in placements. The students of LPU have been placed in the top companies with high salary packages. The placements have been divided into dream packages and bulk recruiters. Apart from placements, many eminent companies approach LPU to hire students for internships. The highest package offered for the MCA programme at LPU is 31 LPA and the average package is 4 LPA. Hope this helps.

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Sumit Sinfh

2022-03-01 20:34:54

I want a B.Sc. IT Night College in Mumbai location. Specially in Western Suburbs.

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Divya vani

Contributor-Level 10

6 days ago

You can consider following colleges:
Jai Hind College
Amity University
St Xavier's College
Vidyalankar School of Information Technology
Please visit link: https://www.shiksha.com/it-software/colleges/b-sc-colleges-Mumbai-all
Thank you.

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Sneha Saroha

2022-03-01 16:31:49

Can we do BCA even if we don't have Maths in our12th class?

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Divya vani

Contributor-Level 10

6 days ago

Of course yes. You can take admission in BCA even if you don't have CS in class 12th. It is not compulsory to have math or CS in class 12th to take admission in BCA although some colleges are there that requires math in class 12th to take admission in.

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Devanshu Nath

2021-12-30 14:26:01

How do I answer this question, why to do an MBA after a BCA?

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Kshitij Patil

Contributor-Level 6

a week ago

You may say you got to know the importance of MBA later and you found computer applications tougher.

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Devanshu Nath

2021-12-30 14:26:36

Can one do a BCA before an MBA in business analytics?

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Kshitij Patil

Contributor-Level 6

a week ago

Yes you can do BCA before any MBA course.

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yogiraj

2022-02-19 10:48:20

Which university provides best placements for BCA students in India?

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Sadiya Mattoo

Beginner-Level 3

a week ago

Chandigarh University (CU) is a leading Indian Institution offering its students a novel combination of expert and scholarly greatness. The University has been authorized with the esteemed A+ grade by the National Assessment and Accreditation Council (NAAC). Chandigarh University has become the y...Chandigarh University (CU) is a leading Indian Institution offering its students a novel combination of expert and scholarly greatness. The University has been authorized with the esteemed A+ grade by the National Assessment and Accreditation Council (NAAC). Chandigarh University has become the youngest and the main private college in India to get an A+ grade in the 1st pattern of the certification interaction and has additionally turned into the main state private college of Punjab to be licensed by NAAC. Likewise, positioned among Asia's ideal and the quickest developing colleges, CU has coupled the experience of top industry pioneers and eminent academicians to cultivate a worldwide methodology. To give an open door to splendid and curious youthful personalities from the nation to study in the most difficult and different scholarly climate, Chandigarh University has sent off CUCET a typical selection test with twofold advantage. It is pointed toward compensating the splendor and capability of youthful applicants to win grants and study in cutting edge courses of their choice. Chandigarh University gives a worldwide viewpoint to work with the students with global learning openings, through organizations with in excess of 312 the highest level colleges around the world. Students come from every part of the world I. e 28 Indian states, 8 Union Territories and 40 Nations with over 65% of them coming from different states and Countries. Hence CU has a cosmopolitan, amicable and comprehensive air. CHANDIGARH UNIVERSITY is the most ideal decision for the students. Placement drive: The Chandigarh University gives you a stage to upgrade your abilities with each potential office. It gives you the best ground arrangements. It is the best arrangement giving college with holding seventh position in India for situations in India and abroad. It provides us with the best placements in BCA.

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Rekha Devi

Contributor-Level 7

a week ago

Chandigarh University is the best University for a student to pursue BCA. Chandigarh University (CU) is a leading Indian Institution offering its students a unique amalgamation of professional and academic excellence. Chandigarh University has been awarded the prestigious A+ grade by the National...Chandigarh University is the best University for a student to pursue BCA. Chandigarh University (CU) is a leading Indian Institution offering its students a unique amalgamation of professional and academic excellence. Chandigarh University has been awarded the prestigious A+ grade by the National Assessment and Accreditation Council (NAAC). Chandigarh University has become the only private university in India to bag A+ grade in the first cycle of the accreditation process and has also become the only state private university of Punjab to be accredited by NAAC. University Institute of Computing (UIC) is one of the best colleges in Punjab, North India to get a degree in Computer Applications. UIC prepare you for the successful career in computing, to create and disseminate computing knowledge and technology. Recognised as Best Computer Application College in Punjab, India, UIC's hands-on approach paves the way for a smooth transition to the workforce after graduation. You will be equipped with the best knowledge, skills and passion to succeed in any number of computing careers this versatile degree prepares you for.

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