Message From Department Chairman
Dr. Vasanthi Kumari P
Department of Computer Applications
The Department of Computer Applications was established in the year 2016 to nurture fresh talent in the field of Information Technology equipping them with plethora of skills to choose an area of interest at an early age. The department firmly believes that theoretical knowledge supported by ample in-depth practical exposure is required to meet the challenges of this ever changing field. As the world looks towards India for fresh and energetic talent in the field of IT, the Department’s mission is to shape the next generation IT professionals with concrete foundation, employable skills along with a touch of human ethical values.
The Department of Computer Applications functions to serve to commit as the academics and activities never cease as students are groomed in the fields of Computer Science and Applications. The academic ambience in this University nurtures critical-thinking; our students gain knowledge & practical skills through industry-oriented curriculum and innovative instructional practices. The existing state-of-the-art infrastructure ensures that students have access to all the latest learning tools and enables them to learn and practice latest technologies and equip them with knowledge and competencies that enable them in competitive and challenging environment of the corporate world.
Here at DSU, we mould our students to become professionals with strength of character, self-confidence, and technical competence and develop leadership qualities so as to transform them into insightful and honorable citizens of this great country.
At the Under Graduate level, a BCA student goes through the foundation courses in Computer Science, Mathematics and Humanities. The department ensures that the courses cover both Core and Electives as required.
The three main elective streams in BCA are as follows:
- Web And Mobile App Development
System and Network Administration/ Database / Cloud Administration
Big Data and Business Analytics
1. Web and Mobile App Development:
The students who take this stream can become Mobile App developer, web designer / developer- Front-end, Web administrator, E-Commerce Analyst etc.
2. System and Network Administration/ Database / Cloud Administration
In this stream of electives the students are introduced to software and tools such as Unix, Python, MySQL, MangoDB, SQLite, PHPmyadmin, Cloudera, NS2.
The students who take this stream can become Network Admin, System Admin, DB Admin, Software Architect, Cloud Engineer, Back-End Developer.
3. Big Data and Business Analytics
In this stream of electives the students are introduced to softwares and tools such as Python, R, NoSQL, Hadoop HDFS, Hadoop related tools such as HBase, Cassandra, Pig, and Hive,.
The students who take this stream can become Data Analyst, Business Analyst, Data Scientist, Big Data Engineer, Data modeler.
BEST WISHES !
Dr. Vasanthi Kumari P
Chairman i/c – Department of Computer Applications