The MCA Program

About the Program

The MCA Program is a two year four semester full ti me post-graduate degree Program off ered by the University with a view to impart a sound background in computi ng, business functi oning and hand on skill in computer applicati on so that they can built a good career in Informati on Technology. The curriculum provides a strong laboratory component to supplement the theory course by exposing the students to the use of the latest soft ware tools. The primary emphasis of the MCA Program is to provide IT skills in programming and designing informati on system as per industry requirements and to enable the students for technology driven start-up Programs.

Duration Program-Icon

Two years

Eligibility Program-Icon

Graduati on in BCA/Bachelor Degree in Computer Science Engineering or equivalent Degree. Or passed B.Sc/B.Com/BA with Mathemati cs at 10+2 Level or at Graduati on Level (with additi onal bridge courses as per the norms of the concerned The MCA Program University) .Obtained at least 45% and above aggregate in the qualifying Examination.

Program Structure

The MCA Program is organized into 4 semesters in two years. The University follows a credit Based System of teaching-learning and evaluati on, and the total Credit point for the Program is 111.

Award of Degree

Successful students will receive the MCA Degree from the University, subject to fulfi lling all the academic requirements.

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

Mobile : +91 8729880506, +91 7640902799
E-mail :
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Particulars MCA
Last date for submission of Completed Application Form August 29, 2022
Last date for payment of Admission Fee August 31, 2022
Commencement of Regular classes September 6, 2022
Payment of First Semester Fee September 6, 2022
MCA Program Structure
Semester - I Semester - II
  • Programming through C & C++
  • Advanced Web Technology
  • Data Structure and Algorithms
  • DoT Net Technology with C#
  • Discrete Mathematics
  • Programming through C & C++ Practical
  • Advanced Web Technology Practical
  • Theory of Computation
  • Advanced Database Management System
  • Data Communication and Computer Networks
  • Information Security and Cyber Law
  • Advanced Database Management System Practical
  • Soft Skill Lab-I
  • Introduction to Data Science
MP(P)121-Minor Project
Semester - III Semester - IV
  • Python Programming
  • IoT and Sensor Technology
  • Advanced Software Engineering
  • Python Programming Practical
  • Skills Enhancing Course (Extra- Departmental)
  • Cloud Computing
  • Artificial Intelligence
  • Big Data
  • Seminar
  • Specialization in Artificial Intelligence/Data Science and Data Analytic/ Internet of Things (IoT)
  • Major Project

*Student needs to opt for a paper from other streams of Postgraduate Studies (MA)

Elective I Linux and Shell Programming, PHP with MySQL, System Software and Operating System
Elective II Cloud Computing, Computer System Architectures, Introduction to Data Science
Elective III Machine Learning, Distributed Systems, Big Data
Skill Enhancing Courses (Extra Departmental)*
Course Code Course Title Semester
WD(O)234 Basic Web Designing III
SC(O)246 Information Security and Cyber Law ( For all except Economics, Commerce & Management) IV
DS(O)246 Data Science (For Economics, Commerce & Management) IV
**To be selected by student from other streams of Post Graduate Studies

Admission Modalities

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


BCA / Bachelor Degree in Computer Science Engineering or equivalent Degree. OR Passed B.Sc./ B.Com. / B.A. with Mathematics at 10+2 Level or at Graduation Level (with additional bridge Courses as per the norms of the concerned University). Obtained at least 50% marks (45% marks in case of candidates belonging to reserved category) in the qualifying Examination

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, 2022. Final year students of who have not received the transcripts/ certificates from the respective Board of school education by August 01, 2022 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, 2022 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. 10,000 (nonrefundable) is to be paid by all the selected candidates of PG immediately after the admission decision is announced. (The tentative last date for payment of admission fee is August 31, 2022 (tentative), 2022 for MCA program.)

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 September 06, 2022 (tentative) for MCA program.

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 1,26,400 142,400
Examination Fee 4,800 4,800
Total Program Fee (4 Semesters) 1,31,200 1,47,200
Fee Per Semester 32,800 36,800

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.

Refund Policy

As per UGC guidelines if a student chooses to withdraw from the program of study in which he/she is enrolled, the institution concerned shall follow the following four-tier system for the refund of fees remitted by the student.

Sl. No. Percentage of Refund of Aggregate Fees Point of time when notice of withdrawal of admission is served to HEI
1 100% 15 days before the formally-notified last date of admission
2 80% Not more than 15 days after the formally-notified last date of admission
3 50% More than 15 days but less than 30 days after formally-notified last date of admission
4 0% More than 30 days after formally notified last date of admission

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