BCA Program

About the Program

The Program provides a sound academic base in computer skills and application from which an advanced career in computer applications can be developed. The students get a good conceptual grounding in computer usage and its practical business applications.

Duration Program-Icon

3 - Years

Eligibility Program-Icon

  • P Pass in 10+2 with aggregate 40% marks and above (any discipline).
  • Final year 10+2 students awaiting results may also apply.

Program Structure

The BCA Program is organized into 6 semesters in 3 years. There are 34 courses including soft skills. Students are additionally required to go through one minor project in summer term after completion of 2nd year of the program and major project in the sixth semester.


AI/Data Science and Data Analytics/Information Security & Cyber Law/ (IoT).

Career Prospect:

BCA is the foundation for a career in IT Industry for Software developer, Web developer. This course has lots of job opportunities. One can join as: Information Officer, Data Analyst, Data Scientist, Data Engineer, Junior Computer Program, Computer Support Service Manager, Web Designer, Technical Assistant, Computer Instructors, etc.

Award of Degree

Students who successfully complete the BCA Program will be awarded the Bachelor of Computer Application Degree by the University, subject to University Regulations.

Admissions Office :
The ICFAI University, Nagaland,
6th Mile, Sovima Village, Dimapur, Nagaland - 797112

Mobile : +91 8729880506, +91 7640902799
E-mail : admissions@iunagaland.edu.in
Website : www.iunagaland.edu.in.

Particulars BCA
Last date for submission of Completed Application Form July 31, 2021
Last date for payment of Admission Fee August 07, 2021
Commencement of Regular classes August 02, 2021
Payment of First Semester Fee August 31, 2021
BCA Program Structure
Year I Semester - I Semester - II
  • Computer Fundamentals
  • C Programming
  • Mathematics - I
  • Principles of Management
  • English Language Skills - 1
  • Computer Lab - I
  • (DOS, Windows, Word, Excel, PowerPoint)
  • Object Oriented Programming using C++
  • Digital Organization
  • Multimedia Systems
  • Mathematics - II
  • Dot NET Technologies
  • Computer Lab - II (C++)
Summer Project
Year II Semester - III Semester - IV
  • Data Structures
  • Python Programming
  • Database Management Systems
  • Software Engineering
  • Cloud Computing & Security
  • Computer Lab - III(SQL)
  • Fundamentals of Operating Systems
  • Probability and Statistics
  • Java Programming
  • Computer Lab - IV (Java)
  • System Analysis & Design
  • GUI Application Development using VB
Minor Project
Year III Semester - V Semester - VI
  • Data Communication and Computer Networks
  • Advanced Web Technologies
  • Basic Web Designing
  • Computer Lab - V (HTML, JavaScript, XML & ASP)
  • Environmental Science
  • Soft Skills
  • Specialization in Artificial Intelligence/Data Science and Data Analytics/Information Security & Cyber Law/ Internet of Things(IoT)/li>
  • Major Project

Specialization (Any one of these):
Artificial Intelligence: AI(S)361A - Artificial intelligence Paper I; AI(S)361B - Artificial intelligence Paper II; AI(S)361C - Artificial intelligence Paper III

Data Science & Data Analytics: DS(S)362A - Data Science & Data Analytics Paper I; DS(S)362B - Data Science & Data Analytics

Paper II; DS(S)362C - Data Science & Data Analytics Paper III

Information Security & Cyber Law: IS(S)363A - Information Security & Cyber Law Paper I; IS(S)363B - Information Security &

Cyber Law Paper II; IS(S)363C - Information Security & Cyber Law Paper III

Internet of Things(IoT): IO(S)364A - Internet of Things(IoT) Paper I; IO(S)364B - Internet of Things(IoT) Paper II; IO(S)364C - Internet of Things(IoT) Paper III

The program structure is subject to periodic review.

Electives (any one) Semester V :

Artificial Intelligence, ASP.NET, Computer Graphics, Data Warehousing & Data Mining, Linux & Shell Programming, Perl Programming, SQL & Database Applications, Theory of Computation.

Skill Enhancing Courses (Extra Departmental)**
Semester Course Code Course Title
IV VB(O)241 GUI Application Development using VB
V BW(O)351 Basic Web Designing

**To be selected by the students from other Undergraduate streams

Admission Modalities

The Admission Modalities are with reference to the campus-based BCA program offered by the ICFAI University at Nagaland. The medium of instruction is English.


The candidate must have Passed Class XII with an aggregate of 40% and above (any discipline). For BCA course, preference will be given to candidates with sound knowledge of Mathematics.

General Note:

For the purpose of determining eligibility based on aggregate percentage of marks, the procedure used by the respective Board of school education will only be taken into consideration. All applicants should have completed a minimum of 12 years of formal schooling by August 01, 2021.

Final year students of who have not received the transcripts/ certificates from the respective Board of school education by August 01, 2021 will be admitted provisionally. However, the admission of such candidates will be confirmed subject to passing the qualifying examination and meeting the minimum requirements as indicated above. The registration of the candidates not meeting the criteria by September 01, 2021 will be cancelled and the permissible fees will be refund.

The process of admission and selection of eligible candidates

The selection of applicants into the program is made through screening of application and interview. While evaluating students for admission, due weightage is given to their academic distinction, awards in Games & sports, Literary & cultural activities, and other extra co-curricular activities.

Original certificates and Domicile certificate should be produced for verification at the time of admission. The admission decision will be communicated after the admission process.

Special Reservation

There shall be a special provision for admission of students belonging to the State of Nagaland (Domicile) in any course of ICFAI University, Nagaland, which shall not be less than 25 (twenty-five) percent of seats in each course/discipline subject to the students meeting the minimum qualifying requirements referred to above. The fee for the Domicile students is less than that of the non-domicile students (please refer the fee chart).

Seats remaining unfilled under special reservation may be filled up by allotting the same to students belonging to Open Category.

Application Modalities


The candidates are advised to read the guidelines carefully before completing the Application Form for admission.

Application Form

  • Please make sure that you meet the eligibility criteria before filling up the form.
  • Fill the Application Form in Capital Letters.
  • Provide all the available information under appropriate sections.
  • Make sure to sign the Application Form.
  • Retain a photocopy of the completed Application form.
  • Cost of the Application material for UG Programs is Rs. 250.
  • Cost of the Application material for PG and Doctoral Programs is Rs. 350.

Applicants have to enclose self attested copies of the following certificates

  • Birth Certificate
  • Class X Admit Card, Mark Sheet and Certificate.
  • Class XII / Degree Admit Card, Mark Sheet and Certificate (as may be applicable).
  • *BA/BBA/BCA/B.Com Degree Admit Card, Marksheet and Certificate (as may be Applicable)
  • ST Certificate.
  • 3 recent Passport Size Photo.
  • Any other certificates pertaining to academic and other activities.
  • *For MA/MBA Candidates.

Fee Schedule

Admission Fee

Admission fee of Rs. 5,000 (non-refundable) is to be paid by all the selected candidates of BCA immediately after the admission decision is announced. The last date for payment of admission fee is August 07, 2021.

Program Fee

Students must pay the program fee on the first day of each semester, after which a fine of Rs. 20 per day will be charged. The first semester fee is to be paid on or before August 31, 2021.

Note: Domicile refers to Students from State of Nagaland. Non-Domicile refers to Students from States other than Nagaland.

Particulars Domicile Non Domicile
Program Fee 1,48,800 2,08,800
Examination Fee 5,400 5,400
Total Program Fee (4 Semesters) 1,54,200 2,14,200
Fee Per Semester 25,700 35,700

All Payments should be made through Bank Challan from ICICI Chumukedima Branch/Swiping machine from the University, in favor of "The ICFAI University, Nagaland Fee Collection A/C". Details about the payment modalities, and the relevant Challan, can be obtained from the Dy. Accounts Officer.