Computer Applications – PG (M.C.A.)
 

Started in the year 2000-2001, with a sanctioned strength of 30, the PG Department of Computer Applications remains as a Gem in the crown of Vasavi. Situated in the south-east block of our College, it provides ample facilities for shaping future IT gurus. The course is approved by the All India Council for Technical Education, New Delhi, and Bharathiar University, Coimbatore.

 INFRASTRUCTURE

 COMPUTING FACILITIES

45 Numbers of PENTIUM IV with recent configurations connected to Windows NT, Novell Netware, and Linux Servers through high speed switches. Power conditioning is done through 10 KVA online UPS and 7.5 KVA Diesel Generator, apart from normal mains supply. Internet facility is available through 1 Mbps leased line from BSNL.

 LICENSED SOFTWARE

MS-DOS 6.22, MS Windows-98, Novell Netware 5, Windows NT Server 4, RedHat Linux 9.0, MS Windows 7, MS Office 2010 Professional, Turbo C/C++ 4.5 for Windows, Softek COBOL, Oracle Workgroup Server 8, Visual Studio 6.0 Professional, CASE Studio 2 v.2.5.3, McAfee Office Suite 1.0, Norton Antivirus 2002, Windows 2000 Server, Visual Studio .NET 2003 Professional, Macromedia Studio MX 2004, Adobe Creative Suite Premium CS2, Tally 8.1 Silver, Adobe PageMaker 7, Adobe Photoshop CS3, Visual Studio .NET 2010 Professional.

 OTHER FACILITIES

Classrooms are provided with ergonomically designed furniture, lights and fans.The MCA Library has 6000 computer Science books. It subscribes to more than 20 National and International magazines and journals. A spacious seminar hall with modern audio-visual aids like TV, VCR, Slide Projector, OHP, and Multimedia Projector is available.

 FACULTY
  • Mr. M. Rajkumar, M.C.A., M.Phil.
  • Ms. C. Kanmani, M.C.A., M.Phil.
  • Ms. C. Malarvizhi, M.C.A., M.Phil.
  • Mrs. S. Sangeetha, M.C.A., M.Phil.
  • Ms. P. Gomathi, M.C.A.

 SELECT PUBLICATIONS
  • M.Rajkumar, Programming in VB .NET, Pallavi Publications South India Pvt. Ltd., Erode, 2008, ISBN: 978-81-89840-78-5.
  • M.Rajkumar, Basics of Computer Concepts, Pallavi Publications South India Pvt. Ltd., Erode, 2008, ISBN: 978-81-89840-79-2.

 SEMINARS / CONFERENCES ORGANIZED
S.No. Date Details
1 Feb. 02 & 03, 2007 Two-day National Conference on Emerging Trends in Computers (NCETC ’07)
2 Feb. 08 & 09, 2008 Two-day National Seminar on Software Testing
3 Feb. 27 & 28, 2009 Two-day National Seminar on Research Methodology in Computer Science and Engineering

 ASSOCIATION ACTIVITIES

The MCA students’ Association is keeping itself busy in arranging periodic seminars and workshops by drawing resource persons from Academic institutions and Industry. Aptitude Development Cell meeting is regularly organised to hone the problem-solving skills of the students. The department is bringing out a bi-monthly bulletin The Vasavi Edge in association with the UG Department of Computer Applications.

 Â UNIVERSITY RANK HOLDERS
S.No. Name Year Rank
1 B. Gomathi 2007-2010 10