Master of Computer Applications (MCA) is a master’s degree in computer science offered as a two-year programme. The programme is affiliated to  Bangalore University. The course is intended to produce qualified professionals well-equipped with the necessary skills and knowledge to meet the growing demand in the field of computer science and applications.

The course comprises of four components like mathematics behind computer science, concepts in core computers, non-core computer course and software development. Introducing practical teaching aids to enhance every aspirant’s ability to identify, analyse, model, and solve a problem through computation has been the primary objective of this course.

The course also offers several value addition programmes such as international and national conferences, workshops, seminars, guest lectures, industrial visits, hands-on training programmes and internships. Furthermore, there are opportunities to benefit from several add-on courses, certificate programmes and various extracurricular activities. The department is committed to maintain strong ties with industry, collaborating and engaging in a mutually beneficial exchange programme regarding advances in technology.

The department has International Tie-ups with Harrisburg University of Science and Technology, United States and Connected Computing and Media Processing Lab, Kyungpook National University, Daegu, South Korea .

The academic alliances include IIT Bombay Spoken Tutorial Programmme, IIT Madras NPTEL local chapter (4176),ICT Academy,Sogo Synergy Private Ltd and Networkers Home.

The IT Club (Int-elegance) of the department conducts placement training programmes to fill the gap between industrial demands and academics. It helps students to understand industry requirements, develop technical knowledge, and soft skills in terms of career planning and goal setting.

The faculty at CAIAS fulfil multiple roles as educators, researchers and professionals having broad range of expertise in various areas thereby bringing substantial achievement in professional practice  and research at the classroom level. The faculty members are actively involved in applied research through high quality scholarly publications in reputed peer reviewed journals. They are BOE members of reputed universities and members of various technical organizations.


The candidates applying for government quota must appear for PGCET conducted by the Government of Karnataka. The candidates applying under management quota shall appear for College level entrance test or National Level Entrance test or Karnataka K-MAT test.

  • Course duration is 2 Years
  • Passed 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 university).
  • Obtained at least 50% (45% in case of candidate belonging to reserved category) in the qualifying Examination.

Admissions Open for UG & PG 2022. Click here to Apply.