Nagarjuna Degree College

Bachelors's in Computer Application

BCA (Bachelor of Computer Application)

Department of Science and computer Application established in the year 2017, with the objective of promoting new areas of science and technology to play the vital role of nodal department for an organization . The department is coordinating and promoting science and computer application activities. The department has major responsibilities for specific development projects and scientific programs.


Durations of the undergraduate programmes shall extend over EIGHT semesters (FOUR academic years) for the Associate Degree (Advance Diploma), EIGHT semesters (FOUR academic years) for the regular Bachelor Degree.3


  • There shall be five theory papers and two practical from first semester to fourth semester.
  • There will be five theory, two practical and one project in fifth semester. There will be four theory, one practical and one project in sixth semester.
  • The project work shall be carried out either independently or jointly (maximum of three students)
  • Medium of Instruction: The medium of instruction shall be English.


  • At the end of each semester there be University Examination of three hours duration in each of the theory paper/practical.


  • A candidate who has passed the two years Pre-University Examination conducted by the Pre-University Education Board in Karnataka or +2 course from a recognised board in India.
  • A candidate who has passed JODC / Three years Diploma in Engineering of Government of Karnataka or any other examination considered as equivalent thereto shall be eligible for admission.
  • Any student who has passed PUC –II Science, Arts or Commerce securing a minimum of 35% OF MARKS.
    Any student who has passed JODC or Diploma in Egg. (of three year duration of Govt. of Karnataka) with minimum of 35% of marks in aggregate in all the semester /years.

Vision & Mission


To be in frontier of Computer Science and Applications to produce globally competent graduates who are committed to build a vibrant Nation.


To provide a learning ambience to

  • Enhance innovations
  • Problem solving skill
  • Team-spirit exposure of latest tools and technologies
  • Ethical responsibilities.


Course name




·         BCA 1st year:  120

·         BCA 2nd year :  70

·         BCA 3rd year:   60

Year of approval


Departmental achievements


·         BCA department faculty members are well qualified with many pursuing PhD and have cleared k-set (Karnataka state eligibility test).

·         Research being main focus faculties are regularly presenting research paper to name some like IEEE paper, UGC care journal and also encouraging and guiding student in this field.

·         Frequent workshop, conference and seminar are conducted from skillful resource persons like faculties from iit, roorkee to bridge gap between Campus to Corporate.


Our students actively participate in extra-curricular activities, sports, theatre etc., both inter college events and won many prizes apart from academic excellence.


Bachelors in Computer Application

Prof. Uma S.

HOD – BCA Department

BCA is an undergraduate technical course on computer applications and information technology. The course provides a sound academic base and provides a substantial understanding of concepts in key areas of programming and networking through which advanced career in technology field can be developed.

BCA also paves way for post-graduation in relevant field.

Department of computer Science, established in 2017 aims to provide sound practical skills, addressing problems which arise from computer systems and applications development. Special Value-Added Program (VAP) on advanced and latest technology is introduced in each semester for training the students for the future IT sector requirements. 

The focus is on complete governance pertaining to students’ academic enrichment, holistic development through designed interventions, faculty research and academic progression and innovation through societal inclusiveness and an eye for developing society-conscious citizens.

Sl. No  Name of the Faculty  Qualification  Designation  Experience (in Years) 
1  Uma S.  MCA, Pursuing PhD.  In-charge HOD  15 
2  Navatha S.  M.Sc (CS)  Assistant Professor  14 
3  Kavitha M.  M.Sc (Computer Science),   K-SET  Assistant Professor  9.7 
4  Bhaskara Reddy  MCA  Assistant Professor  9.5 
5  Nandini V.  M.Tech (Computer Science)  Assistant Professor  4 
6  Priyanka H.  MCA  Assistant Professor  1 
7  ILA Aishwarya B P  B. E, M. TECH (COMPUTER SCIENCE)  Assistant Professor  8   

Uma S

Incharge- HOD
Department of Computer Applications

Priya Vinesh

Assistant Professor


Department of Computer Applications – BCA


Assistant Professor
Department of BCA

Nandini V

Assistant professor
B.E(ISE), MTech(CSE)


Assistant professor
M.Sc ( Computer science),K-SET,(B.ed)

  1. Uma S, ‘ Techno-pedagogy strategy enhance Higher Education’ on 12th-13th April 2023 at International conference on ‘Post pandemic Recovery is Business and its impact on various stake Holder’s- Strategies, Issues and challenges ” organised by Nagarjuna Degree College. P-ISBN: 978-93-92229-11-4, E-ISBN: 978-93-02229-14-5
  2. Uma S, ‘Security Enhancement by Data Locker Technique’ on 17th – 19th March 2021 at IEEE conference ID-51348, 15th INDIACom-2021, 8th International conference on “Computing for Sustainable Global Development”, Organised by BVICAM, New Delhi. ISSN: 0973-7529, ISBN : 978-93-80544-36-6, IEEE part no. CFP2183W-ART. 
  3. Uma S, ‘Ontology – Context aware Data mining for Multimedia and advanced Big Data Analytics’ on 12th March 2020 at International conference on social media and Intelligence, Karnataka college of management and science. 
  4. Uma S, ‘Cloud Security – Hybrid Storage Model’ on 11th October 2019 at 2nd National conference on ‘Communication Technology and Network Security’ organized by KLE Society’s Nijalingappa college. UGC Journal no. 64718, Impact factor 4.032 (IJSRCSEIT), Volume 4, Issue 7, sep-oct 2019,
  5. Uma S, ‘Digital Transformation on market by AI – chatbot’ on 15th and 16th March 2019 at Multidisciplinary International conference on ‘Innovation and Human values: Thriving in a VUCA world ” organised by Seshadripuram college. ISSN : 2249-0558, Impact factor – 7.119. 
  6. Uma S, ‘Cloud storage to be Nationalised or Globalised ‘ on 27th September 2018 at National conference’ Emerging Technologies in Business Innovation and Sustainability’ organised by International Institute of Business Studies. ISBN: 978-620-3-30713-9
  7. Uma S, ‘Cyber Security’ on 15th March 2017 at National Conference on ‘ Emerging Trends in Information Technology’ organised by Indo Asian Academy Degree College. ISBN: 978-93-86537-10-2.
  8. Uma S, ‘Green Computing – Ecological Impact of Computers’ on 11th December 2015 at National conference on ‘Make in India challenges AHEAD’ organised by T. John Institute of Management and Science. ISSN 2231-3362.
  9. Kavitha M, Navata S, “Integration of MOOCS with traditional learning”, Multidisciplinary National Conference, ISBN 978-93-5382-464-8,Issue 20 September 2019.
  10. Navata S, Kavitha M, “Correlation between Big data and Cloud Computing”, UGC approved journal, P-ISSN 2349-5138.
  11. Navata S , “Increasing financial fraud posing new challenges to cyber security”, UGC approved Research Journal, ISBN-978-935406-186-8.
  12. Kavitha M, “Role and Impact of Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning ”, International Conference, ISBN 978-93-92229-11-4.
  13. Nandini V, Shoba M, “Using Robots from ohbot to use Tiny-ML techniques for face recognition in Social Robotics” at “International Conference”, ISBN 978-93-92229-11-4, Page No 571, July-2023.
  14. Nandini V, Shobha M, “Using Robots from ohbot to Tiiny-ML Techniques face Recognition in Social Robotics”, at Indian “Journal of Natural Sciences”, ISSN:0976-0997, Page No:484, Volume-14, Issue-79, August 2023.
  15.  RESEARCH PUBLICATION – ILA AISHWARYA B P, SONIYA S “Scheduling job and online Dispatching in Edge Cloud “, INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF ADVANCE RESEARCH AND INNOVATIVE IDEAS IN EDUCATION (IJARIIE)”, ISSN: 2395-4396 (Online), Page No. 1691–1695 Volume-10, Issue-2 2024.
  1. Uma.S- “Teacher’s Day award 2020” from IIHM, 
  2. Bhaskara Reddy A – “On the Spot Award” from Fidelity Business Services India Pvt. Ltd.
  3. Bhaskara Reddy A – “Zero Defect Award” from Fidelity Business Services India Pvt. Ltd.


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Name of the Author

Title of the text book

Publishing House



Year of Publishing



Computer Networks

Vision book House 

1st edition 



BCA students had the incredible opportunity to embark on an industrial visit to ISRO on April 1st and 2nd, 2024. The visit offered a firsthand glimpse into the cutting-edge technologies and groundbreaking research at one of India’s premier space organizations. It was a transformative experience, enriching their understanding of space science and technology.