PG Department of Computer Applications

The P G Department of Computer Applications was founded in 2001 and presently offers two courses: MCA (Regular: three year programme) and MCA (Lateral: two year programme) for students aspiring to conquer the challenging heights of life. The aim of the course is to produce employable executives with concrete moral values and social commitments. Well planned Strategic tie-ups with leading industries helps Marian students to gain knowledge in emerging technologies.

  • Up-to-date Syllabus: including Cloud, Storage, Data Science etc., prepared as per Industry requirement developed in consultancy with experts like Dr. N. Jayasankaran ( Former VC, Kanchi University) and Prof. Dr. Saji Gopinath (Dean , IIMK).
  • Specialization offered:
    • Entrepreneurship
    • Infrastructure Services
    • Data Science
    • Programming
  • Interface - Industry interaction classes by IT Experts like Mr. R. Narayanan (Former Vice President – TCS) Mr. Sreenivasa Prasad (FELIP, Bangalore) Mr. Amal Mathai (Red Hat) and prominent MCA Alumni.
  • Training for all students in latest technologies like .net, PHP, Linux , Android etc.
  • International certification programmes in association with Red hat India
  • Incubation facility for nurturing Start Ups from campus.
  • Planned and fixed exam Schedules and prompt exam results.
  • Scholarship for meritorious and financially backward students.
  • Misson10X- Faculty Development Programme by WIPRO Technologies.
  • Gold Partnership with Keane Technologies Inc., USA for Placements.
  • Periodical Industry visits to IT Parks.
  • Meet the Entrepreneurs: where students get an opportunity to interact with entrepreneurs and learn about industry standards.
  • IT Awards: Marian MCA has launched IT Awards for young emerging Entrepreneurs as a token of appreciation and for further link building.
  • Online examination hub of Tata Consultancy Services (TCS).
  • Fully residential programme, the new age manifestation of the age-old 'Gurukulam.'
  • Industry standard timings (8 am to 8 m) to familiarize students with the demanding schedules of industry.
  • Executive power- dressing' to give students an air of confidence.
  • Outreach- Promotion of social projects such as visits to orphanage, house for the needy, blood donation, e-literacy campaigns etc. are organized to sensitize the students.
  • Walk 'n' Talk - As a part of innovative practices, Walk 'n'Talk programme is conducted twice a semester, so as to provide an open house for students with their teachers amidst the serene cool ambience of Kuttikkanam.
  • The faculty utilize the Moodle platform for the teaching learning process
  • Real-time Skill Enhancement training for students in emerging areas like cloud computing on Red Hat platform
  • We follow a student based approach towards teaching that inspires inquiry based learning among students. The fact that many members of our faculty have industry experience, ensures quality delivery of the syllabus
  • Walk and Talk: An informal two way interactive activity for gaining creative feedback on student understanding
  • Awarded Red Hat Academy of the Year 2016-2017 for Examinations Delivered
  • 6 (in top 10) students secured University ranks
  • 23 projects done by students were launched and implemented including government supported projects
  • All students have undergone additional technology training either in programming or networking and the networking students were certified with Red Hat certification
  • Students implemented a “Private Cloud”; a rare achievement in a college campus
  • Marian College Kuttikkanam (Autonomous) is now a Redhat Academy College, endorsed by Redhat, World's largest Linux Company.
  • 35 students from Marian MCA were Redhat certified in 2016
  • Six students from Marian MCA bagged university ranks in the last 3 years
  • Marian students have developed a Private Cloud– first ever by students of a campus in Kerala
  • 23 projects done by students were launched and implemented. This includes government supported projects
    Qualification of Faculty
    Our faculty has a rich industry experience and all are well qualified. Many of them have secured higher degrees like PhD, M tech, M Phil etc.
  • Highest placement among MCA Colleges in Kerala
  • Marian MCA (2017 batch) achieved the toppers chart in Speridian Technologies campus drive held at Kuttikkanam.
  • MCA (2016 batch)
    • 28 students placed in Wipro technologies
    • 7 in SixD technologies
    • 5 in Allianz, Technopark.