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What is the full form of DCA

DCA: Diploma in Computer Application

DCA stands for Diploma in Computer Application. It is a one year course or diploma in computer application. The course is designed to impart fundamental, practical, and technical knowledge to the learners related to computer tools, and applications, which are used in our day to day life. The course fee ranges from 9000 to 20000 in different universities. The minimum eligibility required for this course is an intermediate (12 class) in any stream from a recognised university.

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Subjects of DCA:

Some of the common subjects studies in DCA:

  • Computer Fundamentals
  • Introduction to programming
  • Basic internet concepts
  • Programming in C
  • RDBMS and Data Management
  • Corel draw
  • Multimedia
  • Photoshop
  • Tally ERP 9.0

Thus, the course imparts specialization in the following fields:

  • Basics computer skills
  • MS Office applications
  • ERP basics
  • E-Business
  • Internet basics
  • Software hacking & IT security
  • Software engineering
  • PC assembly and trouble-shooting

Top Colleges offering DCA:

This course is offered by various colleges. Some of the famous colleges to pursue this course are as follows:

  • Lovely Professional University (LPU), Jalandhar
  • University of Madras, Chennai
  • Maharishi Dayanand University, Rohtak
  • Chhatrapati Shahuji Maharaj University, Kanpur
  • University of Mumbai, Mumbai
  • University of Allahabad, Allahabad

Recruiting Areas/Career Prospects for DCA:

  • Accounting
  • Computer Applications
  • Technical Writing
  • Graphic design and animation
  • Web Development
  • Networking & Internetworking
  • Database Handling, Development & Administration
  • Software design and engineering
  • Graphic design and animation
  • Web/e-commerce development

Jobs after Completing DCA:

Some of the common job profiles for DCA are as follows:

  • Computer Operator
  • Accountant
  • Web Designer
  • Accountant
  • Software Developer
  • C++ Developer, etc.

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