|Master of Computer Application (MCA)
||Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning
|Cyber Security and Forensics
|Banking, Financial Services and Insurance
|Internet of Things
UPES offers different specialisations for MCA courses catering to a wide range of subjects in the technical and financial domains. The duration of all the specialisations is three years or six semesters.
These MCA specialisations can help students switch career domains to other disciplines if they wish to do so in the future. With UPES receiving the QS I-Gauge E-Lead Certification for online learning, students can be rest assured about the quality of education, regardless of the delivery model.
Here are the details of each MCA course specialisation.
- MCA Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning
The course gives students a broad understanding of the concepts of Artificial Intelligence like Data Structures, Algorithms, and Design Processes. Students will also learn about the applications of these concepts in real-world situations such as Natural Language Processing, Robotics, or Computer Vision.
- MCA Banking, Financial Services, and Insurance
The global fintech industry continues to be one of the largest employers for tech graduates. With dynamic technological advances in the banking and insurance sector, a relevant degree or certification can improve career prospects in this domain.
This MCA specialisation covers different aspects of banking and financial services, which gives students a wide-spectrum understanding of the domain. The course also has a mandatory final year project that enables students to provide solutions to practical problems from the industry.
- MCA Internet of Things
The MCA Internet of Things course allows students to become a part of the rapidly evolving and highly rewarding IoT industry.
The course focuses on core computer and IT subjects such as SQL fundamentals, programming and data structures, computer languages such as JAVA and Python, and UNIX and Linux essentials. The USP of the course is the IoT electives that provide a practical experience of the industry.
Who is the MCA course for?
The MCA program at UPES is perfect for those who wish to pursue technical careers in banking or computer science industry. The course curriculum is designed to help students develop their analytical thinking, scientific curiosity, and problem-solving skills.
The course is also a great way to build technical expertise required for pursuing further degrees such as an M.Tech. or PhD in Computer Science or Artificial Intelligence. The course is also appropriate for students who want to pursue an MBA in the future for techno-managerial careers.