Course - Under Graduate
Bachelor of Computer Applications

Duration: 3 years (six semesters)/4 years (eight semesters)

Eligibility: Class XII passed or equivalent. Lateral entry to the 2nd year can be taken after a 3-year diploma

Bachelor of Computer Applications is a programme that is structured to provide the practical or applied aspects of computer science. It aims at providing problem solving and technical skills that are ethical and socially relevant. The programme includes not only technical courses but also life skills, work ethics, human values, communication skills etc. that focus on the all-round development of the student.

Students may take up any of the following specialisation courses:


  1. Web Technology: for students who want to excel in web application development using various programming languages like C#, PHP, Java, and various other web designing tools and techniques.
  2. Hardware and Networking: for students seeking a career in designing, building, and maintaining of computer networks, computer hardware, and peripheral equipment.
  3. Mobile Applications: In addition to all the mandatory subjects of a conventional BCA programme, this specialisation offers an in-depth practical know-how of developing mobile applications with emphasis on Android.
  4. Animation and Multimedia: This specialisation is designed to provide an industry-based curriculum and instruction in digital arts, multimedia, and computer animation.


Specialisation from the fourth semester.

About the Course

Course Description


1st  year
1st & 2nd Semester

Provide the key scientific, mathematical and engineering concepts that are essential for Computer Science.

Basic competencies

2nd year
3rd & 4th Semester

Learn how to program in different programming language, manage database and exploring one’s area of interest.

Core Competencies and Electives

3rd year
5th& 6th Semester

Implement software engineering concepts in the real time situation.

Specialization and Real Time Applications

Course of study
The BCA program focuses on providing good theoretical background, industry-oriented education to meet the demand of the Information Technology of SME, Large Enterprises and also developing entrepreneurial graduates.

  • Theoretical knowledge: Lectures, Demonstration, Group discussions, Assignments, Case studies.
  • Practical knowledge: Laboratory, Project works, Industrial visits, Presentations, Seminar, Workshops and other experiential activities.

Job Prospects:

Project manager
System analyst
System Integration technician
Web designer
Web developer
Data warehousing technician
Software testers
Information system manager
Database administrator
System administrator
Computer operator
Networking professional
PC assembler/ technician
Technical support executive
Network/System administrator
Graphics designer
Game developer
Android developer
Data Entry operator

This course is offered in :-

Department of Information Technology,
Martin Luther Christian University,
Dongktieh, Block 1, Nongrah, Shillong-793006.

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Mission Statement

To contribute to the sustainable development of Meghalaya and Northeast India, by providing knowledge, skills and values that will enable our students to become global citizens while upholding gender, ethnic and religious equity for all, conserving its bio-cultural heritage, and  by recognizing its Christian legacy and commitment .

Student's Pledge

We the incoming/outgoing students of the Martin Luther Christian University vow to always uphold the principles of Honesty, Sustainability, Tolerance and Respect, Quality, Perseverance, Humility, Teamwork, Leadership, Accountability and Recognition as upheld to us in the University. This pledge we make freely, fully understanding that these values will make us good humans and role models.

Contact Details

Martin Luther Christian University
Dongktieh, Block -1,
Nongrah, Shillong 793006
Ph: 0364-2535437/6009602012

E-mail: ,,

Registrar: 9862035368
Deputy Registrar: 9862853164
Dean, Academics: 9615137874
Dean, Research: 8974599017