The Bachelor of Computer Applications (BCA) through Directorate of Distance Education, SRM Institute of Science and Technology (SRMIST) aims to provide an opportunity of higher education in the field of computer applications for the students who have limited access to on-campus study. The Distance BCA program is designed with the same rigorous curriculum as its on-campus counterpart; to provide the basic knowledge and essential skill related to business organization. The effort is taken to provide rewarding and inspiring environment using advanced technology to attract talent and build employable graduates.
Program Mission
The Bachelor of Computer Applications offered through Directorate of Distance of SRM Institute of Science and Technology is to develop programming, innovative and team building thereby fostering strong technical aptitude and leadership skills.
Program Outcome
a. Ability to develop innovative applications by providing strong foundations in programming.
b. Acquire knowledge of software tools to apply in problem solving.
c. Apply technology in web / social media analytics and big data applications
d. Develop proficiency in project development, team work
e. Demonstrate the ability to analyse complex, unstructured qualitative and quantitative problems by collecting, analysing data by using technologies to solve real problems
Career Opportunities
The program offers intensive training to aim with numerous career opportunities in data science, web and social media analytics and big data applications

The minimum qualification for admission to Bachelor of Computer Applications (BCA)  programme (Distance Education) shall be:

Pass in 12 or diploma, with Mathematics / Statistics as one of the subjects.

Minimum Duration: 3 Years

Per Semester: Rs.5,000/-

Whole Year: Rs.10,000/-

2 Years: Rs.30,000/-

Head of Department(i/c) & Assistant Professor,
Department of Computer Applications,
Directorate of Distance Education(DDE)
SRM Institute of Science & Technology(SRMIST)
Chennai - 603 203, Tamil Nadu, India.
Phone : 86105 45592