IGNOU MCA Admission, Eligibility, Fee, Courses, Programme Structure - IGNOU MCA 2022

IGNOU MCA 2022 Master of Computer Applications programme is one of the most demanding programmes in which students want to take admission.

IGNOU MCA 2022 (Master of Computer Applications) programme is of three years which is further divided into six semesters. The semester system approach has been applied for this programme by the university. The programme is divided into two semesters annually. The first semester spans from January to June month and the second semester is from July to December. The exams for the Jan-June semester are held in June whereas the term-end exams (TEE) for the July-December semester take place in December month. 

Due to the semester system, the students have full advantage to appear in any of the course exams in any of the semester subjects to complete the programme in minimum time as per instructions from the university. The total number of courses in this programme are 31 in number with a total credit of 108. The programme is available in English medium only.


IGNOU MCA Admission Procedure

IGNOU MCA Master of Computer Applications programme is one of the most demanding programmes in which students want to take admission. The admissions for this programme is provided by the IGNOU University in both January and July session.

The admission related advertisement is published in the local dailies and on the official website of the university: www.ignou.ac.in in the months of April-May. To get admission to this programme you need to visit your nearest IGNOU Regional Centre and get a prospectus from there.

The admission forms other required forms, enrollment cards are provided in the prospectus itself. You can also download the IGNOU MCA prospectus from the official website. we have provided the link on our website to download the latest Common Prospectus for all programmes. To download IGNOU Latest Common Prospectus 

IGNOU MCA Admission Form can also be filled out online as well from the official university website. The university also offers the ‘Round the Year Admission’ in this programme through its ‘walk-in Admission’ scheme. To download the IGNOU MCA walk-in Admission form.

IGNOU MCA Admission Status

Once you get admission to this programme, you can check your registration status on the university official website. In case you find any discrepancy, you can immediately contact your concerned regional centre.

Admission Eligibility

The candidate seeking admission in the Master of Computer Applications programme of Indira Gandhi National Open University must possess three years Bachelor Degree from any recognized University and he or she must have studied mathematics as one of the subjects at 10+2 level or graduation level else the candidate must need to pursue and pass the BCS-012 course concurrently with this programme. There is no need to pursue the BCS-012 course if have studied mathematics at the 10+2 level.

Course Duration

The student should pass or clear all the courses of this programme within the minimum duration of 3 years and maximum duration of 6 years.

Programme Fee

The total fee for this programme is Rs. 54,000/-. The fee is divided into Rs. 9000/- per semester. For the first semester, students need to pay Rs. 100 in addition to registration fees.The students who have not studied mathematics at 10+2 or graduation level need to pay an additional fee of Rs.1200/- for the BCS-012 course.

Note: Please confirm the latest fees for the programme as they may change over time.

Age Eligibility

There is no minimum and maximum age bar for this course.

Programme Objective

The programme has been designed with the main objective to fulfil the growing demand of software developers in the software industry. This programme also helps in preparing students for productive careers in the field of teaching and research in the core and emerging areas of the discipline.

The programme provides thorough knowledge about software technology to solve mathematical, computing, communications/networking.

Course CodeCourse NameCredits
MCS-011Problem Solving and Programming3
MCS-012Computer Organisation and Assembly Language Programming4
MCS-013Discrete Mathematics2
MCS-014Systems Analysis and Design3
MCS-015Communication Skills2
MCSL-016Internet Concepts and Web design (Lab Course)2
MCSL-017C and Assembly Language Programming Lab2

IGNOU MCA Second (2nd) Semester Assignments

IGNOU MCA Sixth (2nd) Semester Assignments
Course CodeCourse NameCredits
MCS-021Data and File structures4
MCS-022Operating System concepts4
MCS-023Introduction to Database Management Systems3
MCS-024Object-Oriented Technology and Java Programming3
MCSL-025Lab (Data Structures using C, WINDOWS 2000, LINUX / UNIX, Java and MS? ACCESS, My SQL)4

IGNOU MCA Third (3rd) Semester Assignments

IGNOU MCA Third (3rd) Semester Assignments
Course CodeCourse NameCredits
MCS-031Design and Analysis of Algorithms4
MCS-032Object-Oriented Analysis and Design3
MCS-033Advanced Discrete Mathematics2
MCS-034Software Engineering3
MCS-035Accountancy and Financial Management3
MCSL-036Laboratory Course (For Object-Oriented Analysis and Design, Software Engineering and Accountancy and Financial Management)3

IGNOU MCA Fourth (4th) Semester Assignments

IGNOU MCA Fourth (4th) Semester Assignments
Course CodeCourse NameCredits
MCS-041Operating Systems4
MCS-042Data Communication and Computer Networks4
MCS-043Advanced Database Management Systems4
MCS-044Mini Project4
MCSL-045Lab (UNIX and DBMS)2

IGNOU MCA Fifth (5th) Semester Assignments

IGNOU MCA Fifth (5th) Semester Assignments
Course CodeCourse NameCredits
MCS-051Advanced Internet Technologies3
MCS-052Principles of Management and Information Systems2
MCS-053Computer Graphics and Multimedia4
MCS-054Lab (based on MCS 51 and MCS 53)2

IGNOU MCA Sixth (6th) Semester Assignments

IGNOU MCA Sixth (6th) Semester Assignments
Course CodeCourse NameCredits

IGNOU MCA Assignments:

Students need to submit the IGNOU MCA solved assignments for each course before submitting the term end exam form and the last date of submission. These assignments will be assessed by a counsellor at the concerned study centre.

These assignment marks constitute 30% of total marks in final exam results. So, the students to take this assignment task very seriously. It is very important to attain good assignment marks by writing good answers. It will help in achieving a good percentage. 

To download Master of Computer Applications programme assignment question papers, you can visit the IGNOU official website at: www.ignou.ac.in

IGNOU MCA Previous Year Question Papers

IGNOU MCA Term End Exams are conducted 2 times a year. The exams are conducted in June for January Session and in December for July Session. For these term end exam (TEE) preparation, the MCA previous year question papers are very helpful.

The students can get a fair enough idea about the exam pattern and the important questions they should prepare for the exam. The university provides the Master of Computer Applications previous five-year question papers on its official website for the student's convenience.

IGNOU MCA Hall Ticket

Ten days before the IGNOU MCA Term End Exams in June or December starts, the university provides the link to students to download MCA hall ticket / admit card from the university official website.

Without the admit card or hall ticket, students are not allowed to sit in the examination hall. The IGNOU MCA Hall Ticket consists of students names, enrollment numbers, course code with exam dates mentioned on it. To download the Hall ticket, You can visit here: Download IGNOU MCA Hall Ticket

IGNOU MCA Grade Card / Result

After the MCA Term-end Exams are over, it takes almost 45 days for the university to publish the IGNOU MCA Master of Computer Applications result for June or December Term End Exams. The answer sheet for these exams is sent to different study centres for checking.

Sometimes, it takes a little more time than 45 days to publish results as the huge number of answer sheets need to be checked by authorised university checkers. Some students apply for the early declaration of the result. For these students, the exam result is published soon after the exams are over.

The complete result for all the previous or current semester exams can be checked in the form of a grade card. IGNOU MCA Grade Card consists of details about the Term-end Exam, Practical and Theory marks. To check your grade card: Click Here

To check your IGNOU MCA Term End Exam result, You can visit here: Click Here.

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