Department of MCA
WHERE COMPUTER APPLICATION AWARENESS AND INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY MEET
COURSES OFFERED: MCA
The MCA Programme was started in Aug. 1998 with an approval of AICTE and the affiliation of Madurai Kamaraj University. We got an Autonomous status in the year 2011. Our Department has separate Computer Lab with well equipped systems and Internet connection. MCA Library has a wide range of Computer Science Books, IEEE Journals and E-Books.
HIGHLIGHTS OF MCA
- Career Development Program (CDP)
Coaching class for Banking
Technical Training for MINI Projects
- Inter-Disciplinary Program(IDP)
Software Testing Strategies
- Software Project Development & Placement Cell
Guidance for UG & PG Projects
Placement Assurance for PG Students
We have successfully completed the First Session of our Career Development Program and Inter-Disciplinary Program (CCNA). We are stepping towards our next victorious step towards Placement, Projects for UG and PG with Inter-Disciplinary Program and Software Development Program.
Qualified teachers with vast teaching and research experience encourage the student community to enrich their knowledge in Computer Science and Technology proficiency. The Department has 12 faculty members guiding the students in all academic activities.
- Teaching Aids
For Effective teaching, sophisticated instruments like Overhead Projectors, Slide Projectors, Audio System, Video System and LCD Projectors are being utilized.
The College has invested a huge amount on Computer Books, Journals of National and International repute and Periodicals exclusively for MCA Programme. Books are issued to all the Students for their study at home, from the very beginning of the course. The Library has a wide range of Computer Science Books, including 468 E-books related to Computer Subjects. Leading Magazines related to Computer Science, Information Technology and Newspapers are subscribed. To ensure speedy, reliable and accurate current information teaching faculty and students, we are having automation of Library Services with CD-ROM collections, in addition to the installation of CDS ISIS Software.
- Computer Lab
– Well equipped, Air-Conditioned Computer Lab is available exclusively for MCA Programme. Qualified Programmers properly guide the students to use the lab in a perfect order.
– Separate IBM higher-end server for Novell Netware, Unix, Windows.
– IBM X226 Xeonserver: Single Intel Xeon @3.0 GHz, Processor.
– IBM, Intel & Core2duo Pentium D @2.8 GHz, dual core CPU (EM64T, 800 MHz FSB, 2 X 1MB Cache), 15 TFT Colour Monitors with Multimedia System.
– All Systems in MCA Lab Networked with structured cabling method.
– Installed a separate system for Broadband connectivity
– Adequate number of Dot Matrix Printers, Ink Jet Printers, Laser Printers and Scanners
– UPS and Generator facilities for all Servers and Nodes
– Internet facility(broadband) and Browsing facilities from all Computers
– Original Licensed Software
– LCD Projector and OHP for Presentation of Papers in the Lab
|Sl.No.||Name of the Staff||Designation|
|1.||Mr. S. Bharanisethupandian||Head I/c.|
|2.||Mr. T.N. Dinesh||Assistant Professor|
|3.||Mr. A.R. Ganesh Babu||Assistant Professor|
Prof. S. Bharanisethupandian is the head of the department which has five staff members. They are qualified with M.Phil. and M.C.A.
Students with a minimum mark of 55% are eligible to be admitted for MCA. This condition is not applicable for students who are admitted on Management quota and belonging to other than OC. 50% of male students and 50% of female students get enrolled in our course. Students from local and neighboring areas (in and around Madurai) join in our course.
After introduction of autonomous system in our college, the syllabus was revised this year.
In the last five years, the department produced 100% results and no drop outs during this period.
The Department Library has a total number of 6,902 books under various titles. Various journals and news papers are subscribed by the Department Library. There are 90 computers with four servers available in the computer lab. Internet (Wi-Fi) connection, Printers, Mounted Projectors, Print papers etc. are available to help the students for their learning.
The department has one LCD for teaching and e-books, journal, text books, reference books are added to the department library.
LCD projector facility is available in the department for guest lectures and seminar classes.
The department takes utmost care of the academic and personal problems of its students by personal counseling.
Prof. T.N. Dinesh has attended a two day faculty development programme on Research Direction in Data Mining at Thiagarajar School of management, Madurai on 25.03.2010 & 26.03.2010
The staff members contribute towards guiding projects, conducting seminars and workshop.
Our staff members took a seven day course for Police department Personnel to educate about computers and curriculum designed specifically for them.
One faculty member has published a paper in the international journal
Students are assessed through internal tests, assignments, seminars, quiz programmes and the class tests are also conducted periodically for the students.
Placement Cell of the college gives all the notices and brochures to the department for circulation among the students. Guest lectures and seminars conducted by the department motivate the students to prepare for competitive examinations.
The department published a book on “Gateway to Dot net” by Shanlax publications.
Students participate in the seminars and conferences conducted in various other colleges.
To conduct national level seminar. To enter into a Memorandum of Understanding with Cognizant and Tata Consultancy Services in future. To Design Curriculum on par with British University of Columbia.