BCA or Bachelor of Computer Applications is a 3 year course providing advanced education and training in the field of computer science and applications to solve the real-world problems.
BCA Syllabus consists of core subjects and elective subjects, and both classroom training and lab training is a major part of the BCA course curriculum.
Anyone with a minimum of 50% in Class 12 can pursue BCA, and admission is based on the performance in a relevant BCA entrance exam, or through merit system.
Some of the top BCA subjects are Basics of Computer Programming, Computer Organization, Operating systems, Data Structures, etc.
BCA Job Sectors
BCA graduates can find emplyment in a number of sectors. Some of the common BCA job sectors where a fresher and experienced professional can find a relevant job after completing this advanced course are:
|Major Job Sectors|
|IT dept.||Consultancies||Technical Support|
|Cyber Security||Software Engineering||MNCs|
|Website Development||Mobile App Development||Website Designing|
|Data Analyzation||Computer Manufacturers||Government Agencies|
Apart from these BCA job sectors, students can also find research and teaching jobs in schools and colleges as teachers, lecturers, assistant professors, and others.
BCA Jobs & Career Prospects
After graduating, BCA fresher and experienced professionals can get a job in fields such as web designing, banking, computer programming and more.
The average salary after BCA course can start from INR 3-5 LPA, and within 2-4 years you can earn as much as INR 4-10 LPA in top IT companies, MNCs and startups.
Below are mentioned few of the common jobs for BCA freshers and experienced professionals:
|Job Position||Average Salary||Highest Salary|
|Computer Programmer||INR 4.86 LPA||INR 9.82 LPA|
|Software Developer||INR 4.86 LPA||INR 12.64 LPA|
|System Analyst||INR 6.54 LPA||INR 10.58 LPA|
|Network Engineer||INR 3.13 LPA||INR 8.24 LPA|
|System Admin||INR 4.02 LPA||INR 8.40 LPA|
|Software Architect||INR 20.46 LPA||INR 29.47 LPA|
|Software Tester||INR 3.70 LPA||INR 9.89 LPA|
- BCA Salary City-wise:
We have drawn a table below that shows the average annual salary offered to BCA graduates in different cities:
|City/Location||Average Annual Salary|
|Bangalore||INR 3.6 to 6.6 LPA|
|New Delhi||INR 3 to 6 LPA|
|Kolkata||INR 2.50 to 4 LPA|
|Mumbai||INR 3.4 to 6 LPA|
|Chennai||INR 3.3 to 5.2 LPA|
|Hyderabad||INR 3.1 to 5.1 LPA|
- BCA Salary Industry-wise:
Starting from Information Technology, Software to Manufacturing, Banking and more, these aspirants get to work in various industries.
Below mentioned are the few popular industries offering jobs to these graduates, along with the range of the salary offered in each industry.
|Industry||Average Annual Salary|
|Information Technology||INR 5 to 6.5 LPA|
|Software Development||INR 5.50 to 8 LPA|
|Automobile||INR 5 to 7 LPA|
|Banking||INR 5.20 to 6 LPA|
|Manufacturing||INR 4.8 to 6 LPA|
BCA Top Companies
|Top Recruiters||Average Salary|
|INR 10.34 LPA|
|Microsoft||INR 5.74 LPA|
|IBM||INR 8.81 LPA|
|Deloitte||INR 9.18 LPA|
|Infosys||INR 4.15 LPA|
|Cognizant||INR 6.24 LPA|
|TCS||INR 4.24 LPA|
|HCL||INR 5.63 LPA|
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