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(without late fee)

OCT 17, 2016


(with Late fee ₹ 700/-) FEB 27, 2017



MAR 15, 2017



Academic Delivery
  • Prompt delivery of courseware & results
  • 100% Placement support
  • Easy fee payments with EMI options


  • Learning portal EduNxt, to supplement SLM
  • Faculty sessions conducted for students
  • Ease of scheduling exam


  • SMU offers career-oriented programs via its Directorate of Distance Education, and these Programs are delivered through self-learning study materials, with online support.”

    Dr Ramdas M Pai Pro Chancellor

  • The course duration of the Master of Computer Application (MCA) degree Program, offered by SMU-DE, which is among the best universities for MCA distance education in India, is a minimum of 3 Years (6 semesters) and a maximum 5 Years.

    The MCA distance learning Program, which combines intensive practical with theory, helps students learn: 

    • The fundamentals of Computer and IT.
    • Programming in C++ and Java.
    • System Analysis and Design.
    • Algorithm Analysis and Design.


    • Web technologies and advanced Software Engineering.
    • Technical, professional and communications skills.

    The UGC-approved MCA correspondence course syllabus, designed by veteran academicians in consultation with industry experts and specialists, is constantly updated to reflect changing industry needs. 



    Taking up MCA distance learning is the preferred choice among BCA graduates. SMU-DE, being one of the best universities for MCA distance education in India offers a flexible course structure allowing working professionals to complete their education. MCA distance learning is not just convenient, but also opens up several career opportunities if you are awarded the degree by a reputed and recognised university like SMU-DE.

    This 3-year course covers subjects like Programming Languages, Mathematics and Accounting, which provide in-depth understanding to students about concepts like IT tools and applications. MCA from distance education trains you in fields like system designing, system administration, computer networks, data mining, warehousing, enterprise resource planning, application software development, web designing and so on.

    The need for well-trained MCA professionals is felt in both private and public sectors. An MCA holder can take up positions like Software Developer/Engineer/Programmer, System Analyst, Software Application Architect and Software Consultant to name a few.

  • 3 Year Bachelor’s Degree from recognized University with Mathematics at 10+2 or at Graduation Level.


Semester Fee: ₹ 15,200/- for semester 1 & 2 and ₹ 16,200/- from 3rd semester onwards (inclusive of Exam Fee ₹ 2,300/-) or as revised from time to time.

Fees may also be paid one-time/annually. Please contact University for details.

  • Software Engineer
  • Computer Programer
  • Interface Engineer
  • Java Developer
  • Project Manager
  • Information Security Analyst
  • IT Consultant
  • Network Administrator
  • Web Developer
  • Systems Support Administrator
  • C++ and Java Software Engineer
  • IT Manager
  • Security Agencies
  • Security Expert, Tracker


The MCA course trains future industry professionals.

First semester

Code Subject Credits
MCA111 Fundamentals of Computer and IT 4
MCA112 Programing in C 4
MCA113 Foundation of Mathematics 4
MCA114 System Analysis and Design 4
MCA115 Programming in C (Practical) 2
Total Cumulative Credits 18

Second semester

Code Subject Credits
MCA211 Operating System 4
MCA212 Advanced Data Structure 4
MCA213 Object Oriented Programing: C++ 4
MCA214 Communication Skills 2
MCA215 Computer Architecture 4
MCA216 Advanced Data Structures using C++ (Practical) 2
Total Cumulative Credits 38

Third semester

Code Subject Credits
MCA311 Financial Management and Accounting 4
MCA312 Advanced Database Management System (DBMS) 4
MCA313 Linux OS 2
MCA314 Technical Writing 2
MCA315 Advanced Computer Networks 4
MCA316 Linux OS (Practical) 2
MCA317 Advanced  DBMS (Practical) 2
Total Cumulative Credits

Fourth semester

Code Subject Credits
MCA411 Microprocessor 4
MCA412 Probability and Statistics 4
MCA413 Programing in Java 4
MCA414 Analysis and Design of Algorithm 4
MCA415 Java Programming (Practical) 2
MCA416 Analysis and Design of Algorithm (Practical) 2
Total Cumulative Credits


Fifth semester

Code Subject Credits
MCA511 Web Technologies 4
MCA512 Advanced Software Engineering 4
MCA513 Elective – I 4
MCA514 Elective – II 4
MCA515 Seminar 2
MCA516 Web Technologies (Practical) 2
Total Cumulative Credits 98

Sixth semester

Code Subject Credits
MCA611 Elective – III 4
MCA612 Project work 16
Total Cumulative Credits 118


Elective I
Code Subject
MCA5131 Principles of Multimedia
MCA5132 Wireless and Mobile Communication
MCA5133 Open Source DB Systems


Elective II
Code Subject
MCA5141 Middleware Technologies
MCA5142 Cryptography and Network Security
MCA5143 Data Warehousing and Data Mining


Elective III
Code Subject
MCA6111 Advanced Web Programing
MCA6112 Cloud DB System
MCA6113 Storage Management




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    3. mca