Scope after MCA


There are many institutions and universities in India which offers Master in Computer Applications. MCA is a post graduation course in which students have to study for three years. Any graduates who have finished their graduation in any computer application course such as bachelor in computer application can join MCA.  The fundamentals of MCA are software applications and software development. The three years program includes theoretical learning and practical learning to develop the knowledge of students in computer applications. MCA graduates have to deal with software.

Higher studies options after MCA

There are many options for MCA graduates for higher studies. Master of Computer Application itself is a post graduation course, but there are students who like to improve their skills and knowledge by doing some other courses after MCA. The main aim for doing so is to keep them updated with the new knowledge, application and new trends.

Some of the higher degree courses available after MCA are:

  • Ph. D
  • MBA
  • MS
  • M. Tech or ME

Other certification courses after MCA

  • Microsoft Certified Database Administrator (MCDBA)
  • Microsoft Certified Architect

Courses in

  • ASP.Net
  • J2EE
  • Data warehousing
  • PHP

Career scope after MCA

A course of MCA will provide the students with lot of opportunities in various industries, especially in the information technology and software development. Some of the areas are:

  • Designing Customized Software
  • Developing network model
  • Software Development
  • System Development
  • Consultancy and Computer Education
  • Web Designing

Some of the Jobs opportunities where these graduates can excel are:

  • System Analyst
  • System manager
  • Trouble-shooter
  • Software Engineer
  • Software Application Architect
  • Entrepreneur
  • Internet Expert
  • Software Programmer
  • Software Tester
  • Consultant

Jobs in Government Sector after MCA

Today the government sector is offering many occasions for people all over India to prove them and get a job in public sector companies. Many government institutions are promoting and encouraging young graduates to enter into the public sector. Our nation is developing and as a result there are many requirements of educated graduates who can perform well and serve for the nation.

There is a large requirement of MCA graduates in many Maharatna as well as Minirathna companies in India. There are also many vacancies in other small companies in the country. The government is planning to recruit students from various colleges for different companies, research institutions and universities all over India. The ministry of information technology in India is promoting hiring of MCA graduates.

Many government sector companies are conducting test and interviews every year. The students can get these jobs only if they pass the test and interviews. The government is also recruiting MCA graduates for upcoming projects in public work department, oil and gas industries and information technology.

MCA is a very good course with very good opportunities in government and private sector companies in India and as well as foreign countries with high salary and reputation.



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6 Responses to “Scope after MCA”

  1. 6

    Respected sir,
    you stated as above that there are some government jobs are available for Mca passouts ,i have completed mca this year n i got married 5 mnths before, please let mme know the procedure for applying government jobs and also tell me the criteria,age limit, terms and conditions

  2. 5

    Respected sir,
    you stated as above that there are some government jobs are available for Mca passouts ,please let mme know the procedure for applying government jobs and also tell me the criteria,age limit, terms and conditions

  3. 4

    I have completed the mca degree in 2006 from Anna University.then I got married and also i have two children
    so i can’t do any job.


  4. 3
    satveer kaur:

    if the forms of mca under punjab university are available in hoshiarpur,punjab now a days.if these are available, then from where it can be taken and tell me requirements of these forms.

  5. 2

    I was completed a mca degree in 2011 batch I scored 76% marks in the Anna University Examinations.
    I need a good future so I confuse to join which course is elected to study

  6. 1
    Nandkishor M. Adale:

    I have completed the 3 year MCA degree at last year from nagpur university (india), but i have not get a best job opportunity up till now. Please offer me for the best job.