Bachelor of Computer Applications (BCA) – FULL TIME (Bangalore University)
Key highlights of the BCA Program are –
- 100% faculty with global exposure
- International Study Program, Singapore
- Global teaching pedagogy including real life case studies
- Practical learning through Industry visits
- Additional value added certifications from the top Technology companies
Established in July 1964, Bangalore University is located in the Garden City of Bangalore, aptly hailed as the IT Capital of India. The university is located on a sprawling 1100-acre campus named ‘Jnana Bharathi’. The university was re-accredited by NAAC in the year 2008 with ‘A’ Grade. According to India Today-Nielsen survey, Bangalore University ranks 13th in the list of 50 top universities in India.
International by Credentials and Culture
Global Experiential Learning Program to Singapore:
Our Global Experiential Program for BCA students accelerates their development at an international level by providing them with valuable skills.
A 2-week academic immersion program to Singapore will include-
- Industrial visits to companies, skill building workshops, campus tours to leading management institutes of Singapore, and an exposure to a new country its culture and attractions.
ISME also facilitates summer programs at London School of Economics (LSE), UK for students
Faculty with International Exposure
All faculty at ISME bring with them an international exposure, which they have gained either by having studied abroad in leading universities or having worked in multinational corporations.
Driven by Excellence
Awards of Eminence for ISME as a Top B-School:
- Ranked 2nd Best Performing College (2022) in East Bangalore by Bangalore University
- Ranked as a Top B School for Academic Excellence, Bangalore Management Association 2022
- Ranked 2nd Top B School of Super Excellence, CSR Ranking 2022
- Ranked All India 3rd Best Emerging Under Graduation Institute, TOI 2022
- Ranked 34th All India by Times of India B School Ranking (2021)
- Recipient of Best ROI since 2006
ISME’s Students Excelling in Bangalore University Examinations:
- ISME students continue to excel in Bangalore University Examinations: Over 75% students secured first class with distinctions.
Corporate Centric Approach
ISME has partnered with leading Technology Companies for the following certifications as a part of BCA
Cisco Networking Academy
Cisco Networking Academy is a global IT and cybersecurity education program that provides best-in-class courses, tools, and resources. A powerful skills- to- jobs program, Networking Academy helps students develop in-demand industry skills and connect them with peers, mentors, and real jobs.
ICT Academy is an initiative of the Government of India, State Government and Industry. ICT Academy has been part of strengthening the India’s four important visions namely Skill India, Digital India, Start-up India and Make in India thus providing every learner an equal opportunity to become Industry- ready.
Placement Opportunities Value Added Courses
ISME offers an additional and unique Placement Oriented Value Added Term (POVAT) to groom students for the corporate world. The courses offered are Soft skills, Communication skills, Advanced software tools, resume review, group discussions, mock interviews and management technique review etc.
Over 100 companies visit ISME every year for campus placements. These companies represent various sectors like Technology Enabled Business, Technology Enabled Services, Finance, Analytics, Digital Marketing, Retail etc. Students are also supported and mentored for higher studies in India and abroad.
Student Focused Campus Life
World class infrastructure
A state of the art modern Wi-Fi enabled on-campus residence for boys & girls. It features a State of the Art Auditorium, Open-air Amphitheatre, Cafeteria, Basketball court, Badminton court, Table Tennis and other sporting facilities with round the clock security.
Life Beyond Academics
For the development of a holistic personality in a nurturing environment, we have various extra-curricular clubs such as Academic Club, Social Club, Sports Club, Literary Club and co-curricular clubs such as Finance Club, HR Club, Marketing Club and an Entrepreneurship Cell.
The BCA program is divided into a total of 8 semesters.
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Below is a brief overview of the BCA program.
After 6 Semesters – Exit Option with Bachelor of Computer Applications Degree, BCA Degree
After 8 Semesters – Award of Bachelor of Computer Applications Honours Degree, BCA (Hons.) Degree
Students get Value Added Certifications from leading technology companies of India & Abroad in the areas of:
1. MS Office
Introductory tutorials for Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook, Access
2. Advanced EXCEL
- Creation of personalized templates
- Knowledge on how to work with sparklines
- Basic knowledge on how to create and manage scenarios
- Creation, management, and formatting pivot tables and pivot charts
- Use of Excel mathematical functions
- Creation and writing knowledge on complex formulas
- Perform data lookups
3. Programming Essentials in Python by CISCO NetAcad
The certificate course in Python covers all the basics of programming in Python, as well as general computer programming concepts and techniques. The course also familiarizes the student with the object-oriented approach.
Course overview – Python is an interpreted, object – oriented, high-level programing language with dynamic semantics. The Python interpreter and the extensive standard library are available in source or binary form without charge for all major platforms, and can be freely distributed
4. Networking Essentials and Cyber Security by CISCO NetAcad
Practice and build real networking skills with CCNA and CCNP certification aligned curriculum.
5. Azure AI Engineer Associate by Microsoft
Azure is Microsoft’s public cloud computing platform which offers range of cloud services such as compute, networking, storage, analytics and more. This course teaches how those Azure services can be put together to enable developer to design, implement, operationalize, monitor, optimize and secure all AI solutions on Microsoft Azure.
6. Amazon Web Services (AWS) Cloud Architecting by Amazon
Cloud Architecting covers the fundamentals of building IT infrastructure on AWS. The course is designed to teach solutions, architects how to optimize their use of the AWS cloud by understanding AWS services and how they fit into cloud-based solutions.
This course provides opportunities for students to build a variety of infrastructures through a guided, hands-on approach.
Admission to the BCA program at ISME is highly competitive. The Admissions team reviews applications on an individual basis looking at both quantitative and qualitative aspects of an applicant’s professional and academic background. An elaborate selection process is followed to ensure quality enrolment.
Candidates who have completed any 2-year Pre-University course of State Board / CBSE/ ICSE/ IB with Science or Computer Science background with minimum 60% marks are eligible for admission into the BCA program. All applicants for BCA degree should have proficiency in oral and written English communication.
Applicants are selected on the basis of their predicted grades. Final admission is based on the cumulative assessment of the Class XII results and personal interview.
Stage 1: Complete BCA Application Form (Online)
Every applicant seeking admission to ISME needs to complete the Application Form, attach the required documents and submit the entire application online
Stage 2: Personal Interview (Online / Face to face)
Stage 3: Admission Decision
Based on the review of the application, test scores and the recommendation of the interview panel, the admission committee invites selected students for admission to the program. Admitted candidates are sent the Admission Offer letter. The admission would be final only after the receipt of confirmation of Admission Acceptance from the candidate and the payment of the registration fee. Fee once paid is non-refundable.
*Note – Applicant can apply only once.