M.C.A Lateral Entry Admissions in Annamalai University


It is possible for diploma holders who aspire to do their graduation in MCA to join the second year of the MCA program by way of the lateral entry scheme. Applicants are required to clear the State Level Entrance Exam to get admittance into the Annamalai University. The admission procedures will be done in accordance with the laws and provisions of the Annamalai University.

Eligibility for MCA Lateral Entry in Annamalai University

For joining the second year:

The aspirants are required to have a postgraduate diploma in Computer Application, a BCA, or a Bachelor’s degree in Information Technology. The certification must be from a board that is recognised by the Government of India. Those who have done their PG Diploma in any other branch of computer studies are entitled to apply for the program too. Besides this, students who have successfully finished their Dual Degree from the Annamalai University can submit an application for the lateral entry scheme.

Reservation for Lateral Entry in Annamalai University

Out of the total number of seats available, some seats will be set aside for students of the lateral entry section. As the competition will be very fierce, the students will need to secure more than 60 percent marks to get admitted into this college.

Applying for MCA Lateral Entry in Annamalai University

To join the MCA course by lateral entry, the students will have to write an entrance exam. This exam, carried out by the Annamalai University, will be of the State level. The examination will have a time period of 3 hours. The students will be asked questions on topics such as Mathematics, Mental ability and English Comprehension. The syllabus will be that of class 12. The aspirants can procure the applications from the university counter Annamalai University directly or download it from the formal web portal.  Candidates can also get the form by post.

Advantages for Lateral Entry Students in MCA

Proper training in addition to cost effectiveness – this can be said as one of the main benefits of doing a course by lateral entry. Apart from this, Imperative the educational growth of the students will be proportionally high too. Conventionally, one can say that the most effective advantage students get when doing their PG Programs by lateral entry is the saving of one academic year. Students won’t have to study from the start again. The second is that their lessons and other practical work will be more easy for them as they will be familiar with the work they have done in their diploma program.



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4 Responses to “M.C.A Lateral Entry Admissions in Annamalai University”

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    Md rasheed Ahmad:

    no comments

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    Mahesh Joshi:

    Dear ,

    I have passed MSc(IT) with 59% from sikkim manipal university & i want take admission in MCA 3 Year(5th sem.) , Pls suggest & provide guide line. with request pls provide me subject & fee structure also.

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    shashank prasar:

    i just want to knoe the various institutes which takes lateral entry in mca