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Admission Open for Online MCA Course

Deadline: June 29, 2024

Industry-relevant Electives for Masters of Computer Application Online:

  • Systems and Networks (including CCNA)
  • Mobile Application & Full Stack Dev. Skills
  • Virtual & Augmented Reality

Industry-Ready Training during Online MCA Classes:

Interact with International (Germany & USA), Cisco Academy and Samsung on course modules and industry-led projects. 50+ case studies to be covered.

Industry Certifications for Online MCA Course:

Training for

  • Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA)
  • IBM Practitioner

Online Practical Virtual Labs:

From CISCO Academy, Amrita.


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

Job Prospects:

We have over 94% of students placed, many in core Artificial Intelligence and Data Science companies. Our MCA alumni have gone abroad for higher education and for jobs.

Industry-relevant tools while attending online MCA classes:

Master of Computer Application online courses offer hands-on sessions using industry-relevant tools for different subjects like packet analyzer tools such as Wireshark, simulation tools such as packet tracer, Network simulator NS2, Web development using MongoDB, Node.js, AngularJS, ExpressJS, Python packages such as Gensim, Keras, matplotlib, numpy, scikit, scipy, Java development environments BlueJ, Eclipse, Netbeans

Data Mining tools such as WEKA, Protege for ontology creation, Database and its administration using PostgreSQL, Oracle, Apache Spark, SparkQL, Cloud computing using Qwiklabs, GCP, IOT labs using Microcontroller board NodeMCU, different sensors,LEDs, breadboard, Jumper wires and Arduino IDE and Thingspeak IOT cloud.


Mentored industry-relevant projects (Final Semester):

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

Amrita Ahead World Class Faculty

Online Master of Computer Applications Program
Dr. Prema Nedungadi

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

Online Master of Computer Applications Program
Dr. Jyothisha J. Nair

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

Online Master of Computer Applications Program
Dr. Swaminathan J

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

Online Master of Computer Applications Program
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 Master of Computer Applications Program
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 Master of Computer Applications Program
Jayasree Narayanan

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

Online Master of Computer Applications Program
Mr.Binu PK

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

Online Master of Computer Applications Program
Geethalekshmi V.

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

Online Master of Computer Applications Program
Jayashree Nair

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

Online Master of Computer Applications Program
Dr. Simi Surendran

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

Online Master of Computer Applications Program
Dr. Thushara M.G.

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

Online Master of Computer Applications Program
Raji Ramachandran

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

Online Master of Computer Applications Program
Sonu P.

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

Online Master of Computer Applications Program
Krishna S.

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

Online Master of Computer Applications Program
Vineetha

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

Online Master of Computer Applications Program
Dhivvya J. P.

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

Online Master of Computer Applications Program
Anu Prabha R. S.

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

Master of Computer Application Degree

Earn a prestigious UGC approved degree from Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham, the fourth-best University in India.
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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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
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Title of Course
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Title of Course
Object Oriented Programming Using Java
Advanced Operating Systems
Advanced Computer Networks
Python Programming
Advanced DBMS
Advanced Web Technologies and Mean Stacka
Software Engineering and Design Patterns
Design and Analysis of Algorithms
Computer Graphics and Visualization
Mobile Application Development
Compiler Design
Deep Learning
Parallel and Distributed Computing
Connected Internet of Things Devices
Software Testing
Network Management and System Administration
Semantic Web Technologies
Bioinformatics
Digital Image Processing
Information Retrieval
Software Defined Networks
Pattern Recognition
Malware Analysis
Network Security Essentials
Block Chain Technologies
Principles of Economics and Management
Switching, Routing and Wireless Essentials
Programmimg Essentials in Python
Enterprise Networking, Security ans Automation
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Minimum Eligibility for Master of Computer Application Online

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

  • Candidates must have passed 10 + 2
  • Candidate must have completed any undergraduate degree in 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 and Online MCA course fees are also more affordable than the conventional MCA Colleges which is also an advantage for both kinds of students.

Course Duration for Online MCA Course

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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MCA Admission Process

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MCA Placements

Data is based on on-campus information

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Job Titles

  • Software Application Architect
  • Software Consultant
  • Web Designer & Developer
  • Database Administrator
  • Test Engineer
  • Network Engineer
  • Quality Assurance Engineer
  • App Developer
  • Business Analyst
  • Software Developer
  • Programmer
  • Software/Hardware Engineer
  • Troubleshooter
  • Systems Analyst
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International University Partners

Go Global with our International Programs: Student Exchange program, Study Abroad Program and 3+1+ x Integrated Masters Program

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Online MCA Course Fees*

Per Semester Fee: INR 35000, Total fee (per semester fee*4 semesters): INR 140000

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Scholarships

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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

Ashwin S Nair
Aswin.S.Nair
Online MCA

As a student of Amrita AHEAD’s Online MCA Degree program, I have been impressed by the flexibility and convenience of this learning format. The courses are well-designed and engaging, and the online platform makes it easy to access course materials, submit assignments, and communicate with my professors and peers. I highly recommend the Online Degree program at Amrita AHEAD to anyone seeking a flexible and high-quality education.

Manisha O 1
Manisha.O
Online MCA Cybersecurity

When I was looking for a reputable university that provides a master’s degree in online MCA cyber security, Amrita came as a lifesaver. And I didn’t explore any further when I saw Amrita AHEAD was providing MCA-Cyber Security Online, and I don’t regret the choice. I’m halfway through my course, and thus far, it’s been a lovely experience. Amrita AHEAD offers a top-notch learning environment, even virtually, be it anything, the courses, teachers, or any other service.

Monson Mammen
Monson Mammen
Online MCA Cybersecurity

Amrita AHEAD online MCA Cybersecurity degree, I found the course that suited me perfectly, and I continue to be inspired and encouraged in every class by both staff and students. The support network for international students is excellent, with excellent batch advisors. I was incredibly impressed with how dedication and professionalism were constantly being developed in the courses which ensured students well prepared for the challenges of the IT industry. I am thankful to have been a part of Amrita University.

Pankaj
Pankaj
Online MCA

My Experience of online MCA at Amrita AHEAD has been tremendous till now. Here I have learned lots of things and have developed my skills. The teaching style also is unique. They provide live doubt-clearing classes, which increase confidence. The best part of this Online Program is that I can study from anywhere & anytime. We get enough assistance as I can connect with them through discussion forums as well as message apps. Also, the support team is there to resolve any technical issues.

Priye Rana
Priye Rana
Online MCA Cybersecurity

Amrita AHEAD, offers not just a course, but a full-fledged Master’s Degree that would not only help me get in, but also stand out from the rest. The Program is entirely Online, making it accessible from anywhere, which was much needed after Covid 19. There are live interactive sessions with subject teachers at regular intervals, making it easier to clear our doubts if any. I recommend this course to anyone interested in the cyberspace.

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Shivam Gupta
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.

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Shubham Gupta
Online MCA

It’s been great associating with Amrita AHEAD to pursue online MCA. The mentors here are beneficial and guide us through all the technical concepts. When I joined the course, I thought there would be lesser content. But the course is synonymous with the regular course, and you get access at your fingertips. Amrita should be a destination for learning valuable technical skills sought after in tech industries.

Subash J
Subash J
Online MCA Cybersecurity

I belong to online MCA Cyber Security 2021 batch. I would suggest all my friends join Amrita Ahead to do a Master’s in online MCA cyber security. I got the utmost assistance from the Faculty throughout the Program. This Program is beneficial for working professionals. Since I also work in a corporate company for 9 hrs shifts, I can learn all my subjects in this Program with no delay. This program is worthy, and the quality of the content they deliver is the best thing I like here.

Academics

Is the MCA degree program approved by AICTE?

Yes, It is approved by AICTE.

How long can I take to complete my MCA program?

The Online MCA 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 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 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 degree 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?

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

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 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.

Is there an admission fee for online MCA program?

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

How do I apply for an online MCA 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://admission.onlineamrita.com/

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 program?

Yes, International Students are welcome.

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

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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