Robin

Confused with future studies as in choosing the course

Which is better? regular MCA or PGDIT JAVA (which is a one year course) and correspondence mca?

by Robin
1 answer
| Share :

1 answer

RE: Confused with future studies as in choosing the course

Meghna Mukherjee
Meghna Mukherjee
Verified Career Expert
Counselor at Adaptive Minds
  • Mumbai

Interesting question.It is always good to keep on learning and acquiring knowledge.


But more important is that it should be industry recognized and in demand by the industry.

Both the courses mentioned by you MCA and JAVA are both very well recognised by the industry.

MCA or computer Applications deals mainly with computer languages, hardware, software, trouble shooting, lan connection or networking and most importantly applications. It is purely a practical application based course.
These days every industry requires technology to run on.
So every industry requires a techie who could not only deal with the technical issues but also find solutions to deal with the issue in future.
So every organization requires a computer knowledgeable person. Who better than an MCA could be best suited here.

MCA being a practical oriented course, internship or company exposure is a must.
Mostly a full time course, a 2 years full time, recognised degree, exposes you to such practical knowledge. No harm in doing a correspondence course, but please do note that here in correspondence, you would be missing the practical exposure required to apply the knowledge acquired.

The only possibility here is that, you could work in a company as a Software tester or programmer and pursue MCA through correspondence, which will help you apply the knowledge too while studying just the theory.
To begin with an organization as a fresher into the software department, you can get yourself certified through various certificates into software, java, trouble shooting, computer languages and various other computer enabled courses available through various computer institutes like NIIT, Aptech and so on.
Also if you could pursue a BCA course, which is a bachelors in computer application, which is a 3 years under graduate course after 12th. Preferably students who have opted for Math as a subject in the 12th are eligible for this course.


Options are many.
Choice is yours.

Choose wisely.

Wish you good luck...

In order to post replies to the question: "Confused with future studies as in choosing the course"

Post Reply

Latest ANSWERS

Hello deepti mam one of my friend wants to appear for hsc from arts stream privately and after that wantto do a course related to human resource degreecanu please help me with it i want to know which subjects she canchoose from for her hsc

Hello Prasad,  Good question asked. But my question to you here is it is good that you are helping your friend. But the help would have been bett .. read more

What do I pursue for my UG course before going for GMAT

Hello Divyanshi,  Good question asked but the question needs to be answered only by you. Please do not select a course just because- you wish to .. read more

hello now i am in the 1st year of B.F.M ...wanted to ask..which all course i can do with my on going bfm ...which will help me in my future

 Hello Vicky,  I feel it is good if you concentrate towards the course you are pursuing. Doing another course would divide your attention. A .. read more

Planning is a new vibrant career field with the great career prospects

A relatively newer field of career with a great scope for future growth and demand, planning is an unfathomable balancing act between land development .. read more
Most Popular

What are the key things the resume of a Web Designer must reflect?

A resume is a ideal place / Opportunity to exhibit your designing talents.    Show to the world in the shortest possible time, about your sk .. read more

I am 12th pcm student 'if not engineering than what career I choose

Hello, Thanks for Asking..!! Many Students search for the best career options after 12th Science except Engineering. It is very hard step of your care .. read more

I am a failiure of class 12 what can I do..?? plz suggest me I am so confused I want ot make my career in army

If u want to pass in NIOS board for October 2017 then I can guide you and help u . We are giving sureties of passing in 10th & 12th NIOS board . w .. read more

What are the most interesting things I can do while working as a Psychologist?

The most interesting things you can do while working as a Psychologist are creating your own style of handling your patients. Go beyond the bookish kn .. read more