Master of Computer Applications (MCA) Course

Admission Date

  • Last date of admission : Closed.

About MCA

MCA - three years degree course is offered by Yashwantrao Chavan Maharashtra Open University. YCMOU established in July 1989 by the Act XX-(1989) of the Maharashtra State Legislature. MCA degree is recognized all over india and abroad for job, higher education & competitive exams like MPSC/UPSC.

Eligibility for FY MCA Admission

  • Any Bachelor's degree of minimum 3 (three) year duration from a recognized University AND Mathematics or Statistics as one of the subject at 10+2 level or graduation level. Learners who took admission into MCA and did not have mathematics/statistics at 10+2 level or at graduate level have to do D125 Certificate course in Mathematics. They are advice to do it along with first year of MCA programme. However all such learners have to successfully complete D125 (if applicable) before taking admission to Third year of MCA.

Eligibility For Direct SY MCA Admission

  • Any Bachelor degree in Computer Science or Equivalent (like B.C.A. / B.Sc. (Computer Science / Information Technology)/ B.E. (Computer Science/ Information Technology) / B.Tech (Computer Science/ Information Technology)) is eligible for Direct Second Year of MCA Programme.

Admission Procedure

Students has to approach MICROCOMM before the last date of admission OR Visit YCMOU Website.

Course Fees & Duration

    Stundent has to pay one time fee as per YCMOU rule. Course Fees includes:
  • One time exam fees.

  • PDF Books from YCMOU.

  • Degree Duration:

    3 Years (6 Semester).


  • Examination (Semester I / III / V) : December & January

  • Examination (Semester II / IV / VI) : May & June

  • Project End Examination (Semester VI) : May

How to Study & pass MCA Exam ?

  • Attend our Regular or weekend lecture / practical.

  • MICROCOMM having own mobile friendly website www.myqbank.com for exam study.

  • Read YCMOU previous exam papers questions & answers on qbank website.

  • Read IMP questions on qbank website.

  • Give practice exam at home using our qbank website.

Admission / Registration Validity

The registration to the programme MCA will be valid for a period of 5 (Five) academics year including the year of registering for the first year. The student should complete MCA successfully within the said period. After the expiry of the valid registration period, the student should re-register i.e. take fresh admission to the programme by paying to the University, the fees specified in the Prospectus (provided the University continues to offer the programmes at that time). All the rules and regulations, which exist at the time of re-registration, will apply to the student.


MCA - P144

The IT industry is one of the fastest growing industry in the world. IT revolution has also increased the demand for trained IT professionals. After completing Master Degree (MCA) there is a wide opportunity in IT industry.

Semester First
  • Problem Solving and Programming (MCA011)

  • Computer Organization and Assembly language Programming (MCA012)

  • Discrete Mathematics (MCA013)

  • Systems Analysis and Design (MCA014)

  • Communication Skills (MCA015)

  • Lab (MCAL016): Internet Concepts and Web Design

  • Lab (MCAL017): C and Assembly Language Programming

Semester Second
  • Data and File Structures (MCA021)

  • Operating System Concepts and Networking Management (MCA022)

  • Introduction to Database Management Systems (MCA023)

  • Object Oriented Technologies and Java Programming (MCA024)

  • Lab (MCAL025): based on MCA021, MCA022, MCA023 & MCA024

Semester Third
  • Design and Analysis of Algorithms (MCA031)

  • Object Oriented Analysis and Design (MCA032)

  • Advanced Discrete Mathematics (MCA033)

  • Software Engineering (MCA034)

  • Accountancy and Financial Management (MCA035)

  • Lab (MCAL036): based on MCA032, MCA034 and MCA035

Semester Fourth
  • Operating Systems (MCA041)

  • Data Communication and Computer Networks (MCA042)

  • Advanced Database Management Systems (MCA043)

  • Mini Project (MCA044)

  • Lab (MCAL045): UNIX & Oracle

Semester Fifth
  • Advanced Internet Technologies (MCA051)

  • Principles of Management and Information Systems (MCA052)

  • Computer Graphics and Multimedia (MCA053)

  • Lab (MCAL054): based on MCA051 &MCA053

  • Artificial Intelligence and Knowledge Management (MCAE003)

  • Numerical and Statistical Computing (MCAE004)

  • Parallel Computing (MCAE011)

Semester Sixth
  • Project (MCAP060)