Department of Computer Applications

The Department of Computer Applications, functioning from very beginning of the college in 1995, offers a full time bachelors programme with six semesters leading to the degree of Bachelor of computer applications. The BCA course structure was modified in the year 2009. According to the newly introduced Choice Based Credit and Semester System (CBCSS), each semester has a minimum of 18 instructional weeks, comprising of 90 working days. The students are assessed through continuous internal evaluation and examination conducted by the college at the end of each semester. There are 30 courses including one open course, one elective course, one mini project and one main project that spreads over a period of 6 semesters. In addition to the computer hardware and software courses, subjects like Basic Mathematics, Management, Quantitative techniques and Technical Communication are also included. Laboratory work is an integral part of this programme. The BCA students are trained on Windows and LINUX platforms and in various high level languages and packages.

  • The faculty utilize the Moodle platform for the teaching learning process
  • Real-time Skill Enhancement training for students in emerging areas
  • We follow a student based approach towards teaching that inspires inquiry based learning among students. The fact that our faculty have industry experience, ensures quality delivery of the syllabus
  1. University ranks obtained
    • 1997-1998 : second
    • 1998-1999 : First & Third
    • 1999-2000 : Third
    • 2001-2002 : First & Second
    • 2002-2003 : First & Second
    • 2003-2004 : First
    • 2005-2006 : Third
    • 2008-2009 : second
    • 2009-2010 : First
    • 1997-1998 : second
  2. Other notable achievements of students
    • Dheena G(2009-2010)
      • Participated in International Camp held in China as part of International Youth Exchange Programme of Central Ministry for Youth Affairs in 2011.
      • Participated in NSS Republic Day Parade Camp, New Delhi
    • Jesna Thomas(2012-2015)
      • Participated National Integration Camp at Ranchi, Jharkand in 2013
      • Participated NSS Pre RD Camp at New Delhi in 2014
    • Jeswin Joy(20013-2016)
      • Best Player Award in All Kerala Intercollegiate Basketball Tournament in 2015
      • Represented MG University for All India Inter University Netball Championship at Punjab
    • Bestin Joseph(2014-2017)
      • South India Inter-University Badminton Champion in 2015
      • All India Inter-University Badminton Championship 3rd position in 2015
    • Jaba Y(2014-2017)
      • Attended the National Integration Camp at Silchar, Assam from Dec 6 -24 2015
    • Aswin Joseph(20013-2016)
      • Student Entrepreneur, Chief Operating Officer, COLOSOL, a software solutions company
  1. Academic Qualifications
    • PhD holders : 2
    • M.Phil : 5
    • M.Tech : 1
    • M.Sc : 1
    • International Diploma in Theme Centered Interaction (TCI) : 1
    • Certified Hospitality Educator : 2
  2. Teaching Experience
    • less 1 years : 1 (FIP substitute)
    • more than 12 years : 2
    • more than 18 years : 4
    • more than 20 years : 2
  3. Research publications (last 5 years) : 33
  4. Minor research projects : 5
  5. Seminar/ Conferences conducted : 9
  6. International experience
    • Dr Binu Thomas
      • Served Royal University of Bhutan from 2004 to 2009 under the COLOMBO plan of Ministry of Economic Affairs, Govt. of India
      • Visited Kuwait, UAE, Qatar and Bahrain as Chairman, Board of Examiners, BCA examinations , Mahatma Gandhi University
      • Resource persons in various National Conferences and Workshops
    • Ms. Juby George
      • Resource persons in various National Conferences and Workshops
  7. Membership
    • Academic Council of University : 1
    • Board of studies of Universities : 2
    • Expert Committee : 4
    • Boards of Question Paper Setters in Universities : 5
    • Boards of Examiners or paper valuation : 8
    • Inspection Committee to start new UG courses : 2