Post Graduate Programme (for Boys & Girls)

M.C.A. (Lateral) - Direct Entry to 3rd Semester


TWO years - FOUR semesters for lateral entry stream

Lateral entry stream:
B.C.A., B.Sc. (C.Sc.) or B.Sc. (I.T.) with Mathematics or Statistics as one of the subjects, with an aggregate of minimum 60% marks. (Admission for MCA through Amrita Entrance Test and Interview)

Subject to Approval by the Academic council.
Semester I
Web Applications Development
Design and Analysis of Algorithms
Computer Networking and Internet
Probability and Statistics
Advanced Databases
Java Programming
Lab 1
Database and Data structures Lab
Semester II
Cryptography and Network Security
Data Mining and Applications
Numerical Analysis & Optimization Techniques
Elective – 1
Elective - II
Research Learning & Problem Formulation
Competitive Programming Lab
Lab 2
Semester III
Mobile Applications Development
Compiler Design
Elective – III
Elective – IV
Lab 3
Lab 4
Dissertation Phase I
Semester IV
Dissertation Phase II
Electives I, II AND iii
Information Security
Machine Learning
Structure & Interpretation of Computer Programs
Software Quality Assurance
Computational Intelligence
Natural Language Processing
Information Retrieval
Intelligent Systems
Open-Source Systems
Deep Learning
Distributed Computing
Wireless Communications and Networks
Computer Graphics and Visualization
Semantic Web Technologies
Cloud Computing
Graph Theory
Software Testing
Database Administration
Digital Image Processing
Business Intelligence
Network Management and System Administration
Big Data Analytics and Visualization
Modern Web Application Development using Mean Stack
Web Services and Cloud
Internet of Things
Data Structures and Algorithms Lab
Functional programming Lab
Android Application Development
C# and .NET Lab
Database Management Systems Lab
Linux and Shell Programming Lab
Computer Organization and Architecture lab
Mean Stack Lab
Python Lab

Principles of Economics and Management
Software Project Management
Management Information Systems
Management and Organizational Behaviour

Electives listed above are only indicative. Actual Offering will depend on the number of students registering for the courses and availability of faculty.

School Administration reserves the right to modif y the subjects / curriculum / detailed syllabus as per the topical needs or changes in trends of the academic stream or industry requirements.

* One of the electives can be a Live-in-labs project done over a period of two semesters.