The Department of Master of Computer Applications (MCA) is a Post Graduate degree program established in the year 1998 with an intake of 30 students, affiliated to SV University, Tirupati. Later the intake increased to 60, affiliated to JNTUH and subsequently to JNTUA University from 2001 to till date. Besides admission, under lateral entry scheme 2 year MCL program is introduced from 2018. Currently the duration of the Program is 2 years spanning over four semesters from the Academic Year 2020-2021 with an intake of 60.
The Master of Computer Applications (MCA) is a post graduate program duly approved by the AICTE, New Delhi and affiliated to JNTUA, Ananthapuramu. The duration of the Program is two years spanning over four semesters. The last semester of the program is exclusively reserved for project work. MCA was established in the year 1998 by Padma Shri Awardee Dr. M. Mohan Babu who is a renowned movie artiste, producer and former Member of Parliament (RS). The Sree Vidyanikethan Engineering College was accredited by NAAC(A Grade).
The Department of MCA has grown in its size and stature over the years to create motivated, innovative, creative and thinking graduates to fill the roles of software Engineers who can conceptualize, analyze, design and implement computer software to meet the modern-day industry requirements. The program is designed to meet the growing demand for qualified professionals in the field of Computer Applications. The MCA program is inclined more toward application development and thus has more emphasis on the latest programming languages and tools to develop better and faster applications.
The department is well equipped with qualified and experienced faculty, computer laboratories and Internet facilities. A team of experienced members of faculty are dedicated to teaching and developing academic activities in the department. The department received academic autonomy in the year 2010. It believes in academic excellence through value based education, which is conducive to boost the inherent capabilities and confidence of the students to take up the challenges in the cutting edge global scenario.