BCA: Bachelor of Computer Application (BCA) is an undergraduate degree course in computer applications. With the rapid growth of IT industry in India, the demand for computer professionals is increasing day by day.
After BCA the students can do further studies as MCA master in computer application. It is a common degree for CS/IT in Indian universities and is an alternative to the engineering counterpart, BE/BTech in Computer Science/IT which takes 4 years. It is a technical degree that prepares students for a career in the field of computer applications and software development.
Diploma in computer applications (DCA) is usually six months, but could be a year depending on the course curriculum and institution. It has been designed for aspirants who want to enhance their knowledge in the computer applications. With the growing demand for computers and the role, it plays in our life, more and more skilled professionals are required to take care of the finer points.
With new innovations in this arena, there is a growing demand for computer professionals with a sound understanding of basic computer applications in business covering key programming languages, database management, systems analysis, computer software development in specific applications such as studies, financial management and long-range planning.
B.Sc in IT:
A Bachelor of Science in Information Technology, (abbreviated BSIT or B.Sc IT), is a Bachelor’s degree awarded for an undergraduate course or program in the Information technology field. The degree is normally required in order to work in the Information technology industry. A Bachelor of Science in Information Technology degree program typically takes three to four years depending on the country. This degree is primarily focused on subjects such as software, databases, and networking. In general, computer science degrees tend to focus on the mathematical and theoretical foundations of computing rather than emphasizing specific technologies. The degree is a Bachelor of Science degree with institutions conferring degrees in the fields of information technology and related fields. This degree is awarded for completing a program of study in the field of software development, software testing, software engineering, web design, databases, programming, computer networking and computer systems.
Graduates with an information technology background are able to perform technical tasks relating to the processing, storing, and communication of information between computers, mobile phones, and other electronic devices. Information technology as a field emphasizes the secure management of large amounts of variable information and its accessibility via a wide variety of systems both local and worldwide.