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Course Details


Bachelor of Computer Application

Course Affiliation

BCA Programme is under Sambalpur University, Odisha, is of three years duration. Each year shall be divided into two semesters. First and Third semester shall ordinarily begin in July and end in December. Second and fourth Semester shall begin in January and end in April.

Course Objective

  • The basic objective of BCA Course is to provide the required knowledge and necessary skills to have brilliant careers in the changing world of Information Technology.
  • The objectives of the Programme shall be to provide sound academic base in computer education from which an advanced career in Computer Application can be developed.
  • Conceptual grounding in computer usage as well as its practical business application will be provided in this course.
  • Develops a balanced blend of current market requirements into teaching pedagogy that advances current knowledge within our academic discipline to meet market challenges.
  • Provides high-quality degree programs that feature innovative teaching technologies that emphasize practical orientation making students Industry ready.
  • Creates a stimulating working and learning environment by actively promoting interaction between the School and corporate and by engaging students and all other stakeholders in the development of the School.
  • Promoting the convergence of quality assurance processes through cooperation between relevant accreditation ranking agencies like NAAC and universities.

Course Pedagogy

  • Subjects prescribed by the University syllabus are taught through class room teaching and practical classes. Class room teaching is enhanced with explanation of concept and real world examples. Which enables the students to know and analyze the implementation of the concepts
  • At the beginning of each class the teachers used to give overview of previous class and ask some questions which encourages the students to test their knowledge and develop interest to learn the next concept.
  • Teacher used to give study materials to the students which help them a lot to go through the concepts during the assessment.
  • The class room teaching is really interactive. Which enables the students to present their ideas and refine their presentation skills.
  • To enhance the practical skill of the students, the computer laboratory is installed with high configured machines. Students are trained in various computer programming languages practically such as C, C++, JAVA, ORACLE, D2K, Unix, PhP, Python, R etc. Students are advised and guided to developed semi live projects in which they will implement the conceptual knowledge they gained during the classroom session.

Admission Policy

Eligibility: The candidate must have passed 10+2 huexamination in any discipline with minimum 40% marks. The admission is as per the merit list prepared from the applied students.

Entrance Examination: Candidate aspiring for admission into BCA Course can directly take admission after a personal interview. However RIMS encourage brilliant students by giving scholarship to best three students appearing RIMSET By (RIMS Entrance Test).

Selection Process: Personal Interview

Download Curriculum

The institute follows the curriculum provided by the Sambalpur University, Odisha.

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Syllabus to be followed after 2022-23

Academic Calendar

RIMS follow academic calendar given by the Sambalpur University.

Course Assessment

Department of BCA follow the academic regulations of its affiliating University. As per the course curriculum, BCA degree is of 142 credits. Each theory paper carries 100 marks out of which University conducts End Term semester examination of 80 and 60 for non-practical based paper and practical based paper respectively and the institute conducts 20 and 15 marks as Internal Assessment of non-practical based and practical based paper respectively. For practical papers Lab test is conducted of 25 marks.