Career Opportunities after MCA

by RIET Jaipur Rajasthan Institute of Engineering & Technology
What is MCA?

MCA (Master of Computer Applications) is a three-year Professional Master Degree program in Computer Science. Student’s with BCA background can take lateral entry admission directly into 2nd year of the program. The main objective behind the MCA course is to equip students with the latest technologies, and application tools in IT and to meet the growing requirement of IT professionals. MCA students need to study Financial Management, Accounting, Mathematics, Programming Languages like C, Java, ASP .Net, Web Development, Database Management System, and so on.

Career Opportunities after MCA:

After getting an MCA degree, one can enter any of the following:

1.  Software Developer/Programmer/Engineer:
Software Developers are responsible for designing, installing, testing and maintaining the software systems. They provide IT services by analysing the client needs and designing the system to meet those requirements. It is a very creative field that goes beyond the usual job of coding.

2. Network Administrator:
Network Administrator are the lifeline of any organization. They make sure that the technology (hardware and software) is easily accessible to all those who require them. If any issue comes up, Network team take the charge of resolving it. 

3. System Analyst:
A system analyst is responsible to design innovative IT solutions to drive businesses and increase efficiency. Their role is to study the current business situation, business processes and models, and design better IT solutions in terms of software for their clients. 

4. Software Application Architect:
The role of a Software Architect is to make high-level decisions in Architecture and design of IT products or services. He/she develops technical guidelines and protocols such as software coding standards, tools and platforms. They make use of several software architectural models to get their job done.

5. Software Consultant:
Consultancy is a very popular career option today. A software consultant is responsible for evaluating a business, its processes and provides software solutions and other feedback to drive the business efficiency. He can be self-employed or work for a consultancy firm. His objective is to provide cost-effective solutions to enhance sales and business growth.

6. Hardware Engineer:
Hardware engineers love working with computer hardware such as hard disk, wires, circuit boards, computer chips, printers, keyboards, routers, and so on. They like the challenges of installing and testing the systems, making sure that internet works smoothly. They are also engaged in the production and testing of hardware equipment.

7. Technical Writer:
Technical writing is a good blend of technology and your creative writing skills. If you have a passion for latest technologies, gadgets and at the same time you love writing, then technical writing is a great career option for you. A technical writer needs to write technical documents such as product description, User Guides/Manuals, Design specifications, White Papers, Project Plan and so on.

8. Systems Developer/Engineer:
Systems developers are involved in writing codes and designing programs for operating systems and other software. They work towards increasing efficiency and suggest further growth and developments. They can specialize in hardware or in software depending upon their interests.

9. Web Designer and Developer:
A Web Designer/Developer is responsible for designing and developing websites. He/she should have a very creative blend of mind, colour sense, and font style. They should also be well-versed in software to develop and maintain website such as HTML, Dreamweaver, CSS, Photoshop, Illustrator and so on.

10. Starting a new Venture:
After completing MCA, one can also start his/her own venture after getting some experience in the field of interest. For instance, you can start a computer education firm or an IT solution company or a hardware related start-up.

Top MCA Colleges/Institutes:

Delhi University, New delhi
Pune University, Pune
University of Hyderabad, Hyderabad
B.H.U (Banaras Hindu University) Varanasi
Birla Institute of Technology (BIT), Jaipur
Indian Institute of Management, Indore
Rajasthan Institute of Engineering and Technology.
Jawaharlal Nehru University, New Delhi
Jamia Millia Islamia, New Delhi
IIT Roorkee
NIT, Rourkela


Admissions in MCA course is given on the basis of entrance examinations. Many top colleges and universities for MCA, in India offer admission on the basis of merit list prepared as per the marks scored in the entrance test. Generally, the entrance examination is based on Mathematics and reasoning. For students looking for admission in 2019, in MCA, must be looking for the best MCA College in Jaipur. Among the list above in Top MCA colleges in Rajasthan, RIET-Jaipur is one of the finest choice in this part of India. 
Best of Wishes for your career in Information Technology.

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