24 months
160 USD/year
160 USD/year
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The Computer Culture at the Panjab University dates back to 1966. An independent Centre for Computer Science and Applications (now a full fledged department) was set-up in 1983. The department aims at ingraining the spirit of ingenuity, innovativeness and technical competence in the students through rigorous competition and regular guidance.


Key facts:

  • The department also caters to the need of users in the region and organizes training programmes for teaching and research communities.
  • The Department is running Master of Computer Applications (MCA) (3 year full time course) and was initiated in 1992-93. Two courses of (i) Bachelors of Science (Honors School) in Computer Science (ii) Masters of Science (Honors School) in Computer Science have been introduced from year 2001 and year 2004, respectively. Admissions are held through an annual entrance test conducted by the Panjab University. Ph.D. program has been started from year 2005.

Programme Structure

  • The students at the Department have the unique opportunity of working in various development environments like LINUX, MS Windows(7 / 10). The students also have the opportunity to work on Internet development tools among other Visual and Non-Visual ones.
  • The department has its own library with over 6200 books for exclusive use of the students and the faculty. The library has separate magazine and journal sections. Various computer journals are available online through the University Library.

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines


On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • BCA/B.SC.(H.S) Computer Science /B.Tech. / B.E.(Computer Science/ Engineering) or any other examination recognized as equivalent with 50% marks (**) thereto.
  • Candidates who have studied computer science as one of the subject for three years are not eligible (for example B.Sc. with Physics, Mathematics and Computer Science / Applications.)
  • Admission based on PU CET (PG).

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    160 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 160 USD per year during 24 months.
  • National

    160 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 160 USD per year during 24 months.
  •  Rs. 11845


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