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IGNOU PGDCA Course ,Eligibility Criteria, Duration & More

Hello friends, do you want to know the syllabus of IGNOU PGDCA? And if you want to know in detail about IGNOU’s PGDCA Program, then read this post till the end. After reading this post completely, you will know a lot about this course. If students want to know  IGNOU PGDCA Course, we are providing information regarding  IGNOU PGDCA Course.

Eligibility for IGNOU PGDCA Programme  

To take admission in this program, you must have a Bachelor’s Degree or higher degree, only then you will be able to take admission in it. You also need Maths as one of the subject at 10 + 2 level or graduation level at least, Else you will have to pursue a BCS – 012 course that is taught along with ignou MCA in case you don’t have mathematics in graduation or at school level.

Medium of IGNOU PGDCA Programme

This program is made available to you in one language ​​which is  English.

Duration of IGNOU PGDCA Programme

To complete this course, you are given minimum 1  years and maximum 3 years, you will have to pass all your subjects in the same period.


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The total fees of IGNOU PGDCA programme/Course is ₹ 21600/- for all 4 Semesters. However the total fees per semester of IGNOU PGDCA Programme is ₹ 10800 per Semester.

If you are non-maths students, You have to pay an additional fee of Rs. 1,400 for BCS-012 course.

First Semester

CourseCode Course Name Credits
 MCS-013  Discrete Mathematics  2
 MCS-015  Communication Skills  2
 MCSL-016  Internet Concepts and Web design (Lab Course)  2
 MCSL-017  Lab (C and Assembly Language Programming) (Lab Course)  2
 MCS-011  Problem Solving and Programming  3
 MCS-012  Computer Organization and Assembly Language Programming  4
 MCS-014  Systems Analysis and Design  3

Second Semester

CourseCode Course Name Credits
 MCSL-025  Lab (Data Structures using C, WINDOWS 2000, LINUX / UNIX, Java and MS ACCESS, My SQL)  4
 MCS-021  Data and File Structures  4
 MCS-023  Introduction to Database Management Systems  3
 MCS-024  Object Oriented Technologies and Java Programming  3
 MCS-022  Operating System Concepts and Networking Management  4



Programme Coordinator : Dr. Sudhansh Sharma,




Now I hope that you have got a lot of information about IGNOU’s PGDCA Program and you will have learned a lot about this course.


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