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Amrita AHEAD Online MCA Degree (Specialization: Artificial Intelligence) program is offered by Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham, the 7th best university in India, and is backed by an industry-aligned curriculum and experienced faculty.

Admission Open For Artificial Intelligence in MCA

Admissions Open 

Industry Certifications during an MCA in Data Science and Artificial Intelligence:

Training for

  • Amazon AWS certifications in Data Analytics
  • Amazon Cloud Architect
  • IBM Practitioner

Online Practical Virtual Labs:

From Amazon AWS, CISCO Academy, and Amrita.

Industry-Ready Training for Artificial Intelligence in MCA:

Interact with International (Germany & USA) and national Artificial Intelligence specialists on course modules and industry-led projects. 50+ case studies to be covered.


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Industry relevant tools:

Courses offer hands-on sessions using industry relevant Artificial Intelligence and Data Science Python packages such as SciPy, Scikit-Learn, sympy, matplotlib, NLTK, BERT.

Hands-on MCA ai and ml syllabus sessions integrated into courses include Tensorflow, Tableau, Keras, Anaconda, RDBMS: SQL; Apache Spark; SPARKQL; SPARKML, PySpark and complex networks tools like Gephi/NetworkX.

Mentored industry-relevant projects (Final Semester):

In areas of Machine Learning, NLP, Computer Vision, Deep learning, Cloud Computing & Distributed Computing, BlockChain, IOT.

World Class Faculty

Online MCA (Specialization: Artificial Intelligence)
Dr. Prema Nedungadi

Associate Dean, School of Computing, Amritapuri | Director, AmritaCREATE | National Coordinator, C20 India, Education & Digital Transformation Working Group
Qualification: Ph.D

Online MCA (Specialization: Artificial Intelligence)
Dr. Jyothisha J. Nair

Vice Principal & HoS, School of Computing, Amritapuri | Professor, School of Computing, Amritapuri
Qualification: B-Tech, M.Tech, Ph.D

Online MCA (Specialization: Artificial Intelligence)
Dr. Swaminathan J

Associate Professor, School of Computing, Amritapuri | Chairperson, Department of CSE and AI, School of Computing, Amritapuri

Online MCA (Specialization: Artificial Intelligence)
Ani R

Asst. Professor, School of Computing, Amritapuri | Chairperson, Department of CSA, School of Computing, Amritapuri | Head, Statistical Cell and IQAC, Amritapuri
Qualification: BSc, MCA

Online MCA (Specialization: Artificial Intelligence)
Dr. Manjusha Nair M.

Assistant Professor (Sl. Gd.), Vice Chair, CSA (AHEAD CS Programs) School of Computing, Amritapuri
Qualification: BSc, MCA, MSc, Ph.D

Online MCA (Specialization: Artificial Intelligence)
Jayasree Narayanan

Assistant Professor (Sr. Grd.), School of Computing, Amritapuri
Qualification: BSc, MS

Online MCA (Specialization: Artificial Intelligence)
Dr. Sandhya Harikumar

Assistant Professor (SG), School of Computing, Amritapuri
Qualification: M.Tech, Ph.D

Online MCA (Specialization: Artificial Intelligence)
Mr.Binu PK

Assistant Professor (Sr. Grd.), School of Computing, Amritapuri
Qualification: BSc, MSc

Online MCA (Specialization: Artificial Intelligence)
Geethalekshmi V.

Asst. Professor, School of Computing, Amritapuri
Qualification: BSc, M.Tech, MSc

Online MCA (Specialization: Artificial Intelligence)
Jayashree Nair

Assistant Professor (Sr. Grd.), School of Computing, Amritapuri
Qualification: BSc, M.Tech

Online MCA (Specialization: Artificial Intelligence)
Dr. Simi Surendran

Assistant Professor (Sr. Gr.), School of Computing, Amritapuri
Qualification: B-Tech, BS, M.Tech, Ph.D

Online MCA (Specialization: Artificial Intelligence)
Dr. Thushara M.G.

Assistant Professor (Sr. Grd.), School of Computing, Amritapuri

Online MCA (Specialization: Artificial Intelligence)
Raji Ramachandran

Asst. Professor, School of Computing, Amritapuri
Qualification: M.Tech, MCA

Online MCA (Specialization: Artificial Intelligence)
Sonu P.

Assistant Professor(Ad-Hoc), School of Computing, Amritapuri
Qualification: BSc, MSc

Online MCA (Specialization: Artificial Intelligence)
Krishna S.

Faculty Associate, School of Computing, Amritapuri
Qualification: BSc, MSc

Online MCA (Specialization: Artificial Intelligence)
Vineetha

Faculty Associate, School of Computing, Amritapuri
Qualification: B-Tech

Online MCA (Specialization: Artificial Intelligence)
Dhivvya J. P.

Asst. Professor, School of Computing, Amritapuri
Qualification: B-Tech, M.Tech

Online MCA (Specialization: Artificial Intelligence)
Anu Prabha R. S.

Faculty Associate, School of Computing, Amritapuri
Qualification: BSc, MSc

MCA (Specialization: Artificial Intelligence)

Earn a prestigious AICTE-approved degree from Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham, the fourth-best University in India.
As per the UGC regulations, Online degrees at the undergraduate and postgraduate levels shall be treated as equivalent to the corresponding awards of the degrees at the undergraduate and postgraduate levels offered through conventional mode.

Join a growing global network of accomplished Amrita alumni.

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Course Curriculum

Best-in-class content by leading faculty and industry leaders in the form of videos, case studies and projects.

Semester 1
Title of Course
Foundations of Computer Systems
Mathematical Foundations for Computer Applications
Essentials of Cybersecurity
Elective I
Elective II
Elective III
Semester 2
Title of Course
Data Structures and Algorithms
Mathematics Elective
Cloud Computing
Elective IV
Elective V
Elective VI
Semester 3
Title of Course
Software Project Management
Research Methodology
Elective VII
Elective VIII
Elective IX
Elective X
Minor Project
Semester 4
Title of Course
 Project
Elective XI
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Title of Course
Foundations of Machine Learning
Natural Language Processing
Business Analytics and Visualization
Deep Learning for AI
Computer Vision
Complex Network Analysis
Data Engineering for AI
Reinforcement Learning
IoT for AI
Artificial Intelligence
Artificial Intelligence for Robotics
No-SQL Databases
Applications of Machine Learning
Web Analytics
Computational Statistics
AI for Drug Discovery and Target Validation
Representation Learning
Medical Signal Processing
Applied Predictive Analytics
Data Visualization

Minimum Eligibility for MCA in Data Science and Artificial Intelligence:

Candidates must have an aggregate minimum of 50% marks in UG.

  • Candidates must have passed 10 + 2
  • Candidate must have completed any undergraduate degree with Mathematics at 10 + 2 level or at graduation level
  • Students in their final year can apply with the last completed semester results

Candidates with work experience will have an added advantage for admissions.

Course Duration

Minimum 2 years
Maximum 4 years

The Amrita
Accreditations & Rankings

The National Assessment and Accreditation Council (NAAC), Government of India accredited our University with the topmost ‘A++’ grade. The Schools under the aegis of Amrita University have over 108 programmes in disciplines as diverse as Biotechnology, Engineering, Management, Medicine, Dentistry, Ayurveda, Pharmacy, Nanotechnology, Communication, Arts & Science and Education, providing our students with outstanding training in our several campuses across multiple states. Needless to add, this multi-disciplinary character of our University facilitates a laudable synergy within our midst greatly enabling us all to derive maximum benefit from the expertise of each other. The Amrita AHEAD programs are WES-accredited in the United States and Canada.
Amrita ranked 7th Best University in India- NIRF, Govt. of India

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No 1 Private University in India
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Govt of india, 2023, 7th best university in India
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No 1 International Faculty in India
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NAAC A++ Grade

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Placements

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Job Titles

  • Artificial Intelligence/Machine Learning Developer
  • Software Developer
  • Data Analyst
  • AWS or Azure Data Scientist
  • Business Intelligence Developer
  • Deep Learning Engineer
  • Sr. Data Science Software Engineer
  • Data Architect
  • Quantitative Analyst
  • Operations Analyst
  • Big Data Engineer
  • Robotics Engineer
  • Computer Vision Engineer
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International University Partners

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Artificial Intelligence in MCA Programme Fee*

Total fee: INR 45000*1 (Sem-wise payment*1 semesters) + INR 50000*3 (Sem-wise payment*3 semesters) = INR 195000

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Fee per semester*

₹50,000

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Scholarships

Up to 100%

Scholarships available for eligible candidates

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 * Registration fee -Rs. 500

* Examination Fee -Rs.2500 Per Semester

*If you are a foreign national, please email ahead@amrita.edu / ahead@onlineamrita.com

Students Testimonials

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Online MCA AI

Experience with Amrita AHEAD online MCA AI is outstanding. Teachers are very experienced and humble. They understand students’ problems and work accordingly. Teachers work round the clock for our assistance and give quality materials and teaching. The course curriculum is outstanding. Suitable for skilling up.

Frequently Asked Questions

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What is the MCA-AI Program and Artificial intelligence MCA syllabus?

This 2-year postgraduate online programme of MCA with specialization in AI is designed to groom professionals technically sound in advanced learning systems & methodologies that are based on algorithms of Artificial Intelligence. This programme follows an industry mentored curriculum which equips the professionals with advanced application-level knowledge in cutting edge technologies. The structure of course is designed as hands-on based which helps students to apply their knowledge which helps them align with industry standards from the very beginning of the course.

Is the MCA-AI Program approved by AICTE?

Yes, It is approved by AICTE.

How long can I take to complete my MCA-AI Program ?

The Online MCA-AI programme is a 2-year programme. You, as a learner can either complete it within the stipulated time frame of 2 years or you can complete it within a maximum allowed duration of 4 years.

How will you conduct the online MCA-AI Program ?

For working professionals, we have built tremendous flexibility in the program allowing up to 4 years to earn your degree, allowing for self-paced, anytime learning.

01) Reading materials and video lectures will be uploaded into our learning management system

02) Every week, there will be a live interactive session with faculty to clear doubts and they will also be recorded and posted

03) There will also be a discussion forum to encourage peer learning. Faculty and teaching assistants will also participate in these discussion forums and help with the overall learning experience. Practice quizzes will be given every week so that you are continuously preparing for exams.

What is the format of an online MCA-AI course?

Each course will be in 4 quadrants, fully following the UGC guidelines.

1) Quadrant-I is e-Tutorial; which shall contain: Video and Audio Content in an organized form, Animation, Virtual Labs, etc, along with the transcription of the video.

2) Quadrant-II is e-Content; which shall contain; self-instructional material (digital Self Learning Material), e-Books, case studies, presentations etc, and also contain Web Resources such as further references, Related Links etc.

3) Quadrant-III is the Discussion forum for raising of doubts and clarifying the same by the Course Coordinator

4) Quadrant-IV is Assessment, which shall contain; Problems and Solutions, which could be in the form of Multiple Choice Questions, Fill in the blanks, Matching Questions, Short Answer Questions, Long Answer Questions, Quizzes, Assignments and solutions.

Will the Online MCA-AI degree Program be equivalent to the conventional degree offered by Amrita?

Yes. As per the UGC regulations, Online degrees at undergraduate and postgraduate level shall be treated as equivalent to the corresponding awards of the degrees at undergraduate and postgraduate level offered through conventional mode. The following things will be mentioned on the backside of the degree and mark sheets – Mode of delivery; Date of admission; Date of completion.

Do you offer interactive sessions with the faculty?

Yes, every week, for every course, there will be a live doubt clearing session with the faculty, typically for about an hour. These sessions will also be recorded and available for watching later.

In order to accommodate working professionals, these sessions will be held on weekends or after working hours.

How are the exams conducted in online mode for MCA-AI Program?

Examinations are conducted as per the new regulations through the Online Technology Enabled Proctored mode.

Why should one study Artificial Intelligence ?

01) One of the most demanding careers in all sectors which show no sign of saturation in the next 20 years

02) The credible report says in 2021, artificial intelligence (AI) augmentation will create $2.9 trillion of business value and 6.2 billion hours of worker productivity globally.

03) World Economic Forum in its report “The Future of Jobs: 2018” clearly states that the boom of AI and its tremendous application in diverse areas could open about 58 million new job opportunities’ by 2022

04) Statistics show over 375 million existing workers need to be skilled in AI to retain their position.

What are the job prospects?

Upon successful completion of the programme, prospective and esteemed job profiles that graduates gain are: Data Scientist, Business Analyst, Data Engineer, Applied Machine Learning engineer, Analytics Leader/data Science Manager, Qualitative expert/Social Scientist

Why online degrees from Amrita AHEAD?

. Study at your own pace
. Learn Anytime Anywhere
. AICTE approved programs
. Equivalent to on-campus programs
. World-class learning environment
. Experienced faculty from India and abroad
. Course Mentors
. Career Assistance
. Courses Co-developed with Industry
. Hands-on Laboratories, Practise Sessions
. Industry Projects
. Interactive Sessions with Industry Experts
. Opportunities to Pursue Dual Degree with International Universities
. Multiple Industry Certifications

ADMISSIONS

What is the eligibility criteria for online MCA-AI Program?

Candidates must have an aggregate minimum of 50% marks in UG.

  • Candidates must have passed 10 + 2
  • Candidate must have completed any undergraduate degree with Mathematics at 10 + 2 level or at graduation level
  • Students in their final year can apply with the last completed semester results

Candidates with work experience will have an added advantage for admissions.

What is the Fee Structure for online MCA-AI Program?

First year fee is Rs. 95,000 and second year fee will be Rs 1,00,000. The total fee is Rs. 1,95,000 for the full MCA AI program.

Is there an admission fee for MCA-AI Program?

Yes, there is a registration fee of Rs. 500.

How do I apply for an online MCA-AI Program?

It is a simple and easy process. You need to fill out our application form in order to apply.

Please click on the following link to apply:
https://aoap.amrita.edu/ahead-23/index/

How do I contact you?

You can contact us via Email, Call or WhatsApp. You can also chat with us through the chat window present on our website.

Email: ahead@amrita.edu / ahead@onlineamrita.com

Mobile: 8590007473

Whatsapp: 8590007473

We are always here to help you and make your journey as easy as possible.

I am an International Student, can I also apply for an online MCA-AI Program?

Yes, International Students are welcome.

What is the Refund Policy of Amrita AHEAD Online Degree Program?

As per UGC, the Admissions Open

We follow UGC Regulations for Refunds:

  • 15 days or more prior to the admission closing date-100% refund*
  • Within 15 days prior to the admission closing date-90% refund
  • Within 15 days after the admission closing date-80% refund
  • 15 days after the admission closing date-50% refund
  • 30 days after the admission closing date-No refund

*A processing fee of Rs.1000 will be deducted

Contact Us

Please note: The above contact details are only for Amrita AHEAD- Amrita’s Online programs. For on-campus queries, please contact the number listed here: amrita.edu/admissions (044-462 76066).

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