Why Study BCA
Overall Students placed* in 2019-20
Placement* in 2019-20
Recruiters in 2019-20
UPES offers distinct BCA specialisations in IoT that can allow students to pursue successful careers in the global technological and Fintech domain. BCA course specialisations last for 6 semesters or 3 years. In spite ofspecialised disciplines, the courses have customised curriculums that can help students switch career domains to other technological disciplines if they wish to do so.
Both the BCA courses are offered under the UPES School of Computer Science in association with Oracle which is a major technological giant. The courses are also accredited by the University Grants Commission of India. Here are further details of the BCA courses at UPES
The BCA course qualification at UPES can brighten the career prospects for its graduates in a number of IT and computer science disciplines from robotics, artificial intelligence or financial technology or Fintech. In fact, from the previous BCA batches of UPES, more than 630 students were placed with over 190 national and international recruiters with a 100% placement rate.
BCA students from UPES can venture into different domains such as application architecture, app development, database designing, banking consultancy and database architecture. Some of the interesting career roles in the domain include software consultants, database administrators, computer systems analysts, quality assurance managers and network engineers.
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|50% marks in class 10th and 12th with Mathematics / Computer Science / Information Technology as one of the main Subject in Class 12th||Personal Interview||3|
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Frequently Asked Questions
The BCA course from UPES can also be appropriate for students wishing to continue their technical education with postgraduate degrees in different technological disciplines such as computer science, IT or database administration.
The BCA courses at UPES have customised curriculums that can help students switch career domains to other technological disciplines if they wish to do so.
The eligibility for BCA course scholarships at UPES includes a minimum aggregate of 75% in their secondary (X) and higher secondary (XII) exams.
Bachelor of Computer Application is a 3-year program offered under School of Computer Science.
50% marks in class X and XII with Mathematics / Computer Science / Information Technology as one of the major subjects in Class XII
|Core Program||Specialisation||Eligibility Criteria||Selection Criteria||Duration|
|Bachelor of Computer Application (BCA)||Internet of Things||50% marks in class X and XII with Mathematics / Computer Science / Information Technology as one of the major Subject in Class XII||Personal Interview||3 Years|
|BCA||Sem 1||Sem 2||Sem 3||Sem 4||Sem 5||Sem 6|
|Academic Service Fee||18000||18000||20000||20000||22000||22000|
|Total Fees (INR)||71000||71000||77000||77000||83000||83000|
There are academic scholarships for meritorious students; domicile scholarships for bonafide Uttarakhand students; freeships under Project ‘Jyoti’ for students from economically weaker sections; and sports scholarships under Project ‘Vijay’.
UPES provides placement assistance to all enrolled students subject to their fulfilling eligibility conditions as prescribed in UPES Placement Regulations. However, the obligation of the University will be only to provide placement assistance and not placement guarantee.
The university has a robust and successful career services department. Its partnerships with industries ensure that the students have adequate exposure and get rapidly absorbed into professional roles on completion of their studies. Several offers have been provided by industry giants such as Airbus, Boeing, Deloitte USI, Ernst & Young, KPMG, PwC, LTI-Larsen & Toubro InfoTech Ltd, Wipro Limited and many others, affirming their trust in UPES.
At UPES, the focus is on developing a world-class pool of young and talented professionals who are ready to hit the ground running in their respective fields. The learning environment and practical hands-on approach help students forge ahead on their chosen career paths with a positive attitude, the right skill set and practical know-how. Because of the relevant and ‘real world’ education and ‘on-the-job’ exposure, the industry-readiness of UPES students has been one of the key differentiators.
Yes, hostel facility is provided by the University. Residential blocks have been earmarked for limited on-campus accommodation (on first come, first serve basis), separately for boys and girls on triple sharing basis. Students wishing to avail hostel facility (on-campus) will need to deposit fee in advance.
The fee indicated below is for academic session 2022-23 only and is on triple sharing basis
Rs. 1,70,000/- Regular hostel for boys and girls at Bidholi and Kandoli campus.
For girl students, we also have a few additional triple sharing rooms with ad-on facilities only at the Kandoli campus as indicated below:
- 1,90,000/- for hostel room with attached washroom (only for girls)
- 2,13,500/- for hostel room with attached washroom and air conditioning (only for girls)
In addition to the hostel fee, an interest-free refundable hostel security fee of Rs. 10,000/- will be taken at the time of registration.
Note: Students who wish to avail the campus hostel facility should submit the following documents along with the requisite hostel fee without fail:
- Medical Certificate*
- Police Verification Report* (from their respective city/town)
*Format is available in registration letter sent separately only to admitted students.
Note: Hostel refund will be as per UGC norms.
Candidates seeking admission to any of the program must apply online or offline at admission office by paying the application form fee of Rs. 1350/-.
For the admission process, students are required to submit the following documents:
- Aadhaar Card Number at the time of registration
- Permanent Account Number (all students and parent)
- Student academic record/personal records, which will be verified at the time of admission through the original documents
Note: Students will only submit the self-attested copies of required documents for admission. Students are not supposed to submit any original document.