Bharati Vidyapeeth, the parent body of Bharati Vidyapeeth Deemed University was established in May, 1964 by Dr. Patangrao Kadam with the objective of bringing about intellectual awakening and allround development of the people of our country through education.Bharati Vidyapeeth is now a leading educational institution in the country, which has created a history by establishing within a short span of 45 years or so 171 educational institutions imparting education from the pre-primary stage to post graduate stage. Our colleges and institutions of higher education impart education in different disciplines including Medicine, Dentistry, Ayurved, Homoeopathy, Nursing, Arts, Science, Commerce, Engineering, Pharmacy, Management, Social Sciences, Law, Environmental Science, Architecture, Hotel Management and Catering Technology, Physical Education, Computer Science, Library Science, Information Technology, Biotechnology & Agriculture, Performing Arts etc.
These educational institutions which have achieved an acclaimed academic excellence cater to the educational needs of thousands of students coming from different parts of India and also abroad. Our teaching faculty includes highly qualified, experienced, dedicated and student-caring teachers. These educational institutions are located at various places viz. Pune, Navi Mumbai, Kolhapur, Solapur, Sangli, Karad, Panchagani, Jawhar and New Delhi. The spectacular success achieved by Vidyapeeth is mainly a creation of unusual foresight, exceptionally dynamic leadership and able guidance of the founder of Vidyapeeth, Dr. Patangrao Kadam. It has been our constant endeavour to impart high quality education and training to our students and therefore it is no wonder that our institutions have become nationally known for their academic excellence. In recognition of the academic merit achieved by its institutions and potential for development which they have, the Department of Human Resource Development, Government of India and the University Grants Commission of India have accorded the status of a deemed to be university to Bharati Vidyapeeth with its thirty two constituent units.
Besides these 171 educational institutions, Bharati Vidyapeeth has also been successfully running a Co-operative Bank, Co-operative Consumer Stores, a Co-operative Poultry, a Co-operative Sugar Factory, Charitable Hospitals and Medical Research Centre and the like
BHARATI VIDYAPEETH DEEMED UNIVERSITY, PUNE
The Department of Human Resource Development, Government of India on the recommendation of University Grants Commission accorded the status of Deemed University to twelve units of Bharati Vidyapeeth (vide their notification No. F.9-15/95-U.3 dated 26/4/96 under the Section 3 of the University Grants Commission Act. of 1956).
Subsequently, the Govt. of India on the recommendations of the UGC and AICTE brought three more institutions of Bharati Vidyapeeth within the ambit of Bharati Vidyapeeth Deemed University vide their letter No. F9-15/95-U3 dated 28th July, 2000. The University Grants Commission vide their Letter No. F.No. 3-2/90 CPP-1 dated 17th August 2002, have agreed to bring two more research institutions within the ambit of Bharati Vidyapeeth University. A Medical College at Sangli and a Dental College at Navi Mumbai have also been brought within the ambit of this Deemed University by Ministry of Human Resource Development, Govt. of India vide its notification dt. 19th August, 2004. In Feb. 2005 once again Govt. of India vide notification No. F9-16/2004U3 dated 25th Feb. 2005 brought following several Institutes under the ambit of Bharati Vidyapeeth Deemed University.
Constituent Units of Bharati Vidyapeeth Deemed University .
1) Bharati Vidyapeeth Deemed University Medical College, Pune-Satara Road, Pune;
2) Bharati Vidyapeeth Deemed University Dental College & Hospital, Pune-Satara Road, Pune;
3) Bharati Vidyapeeth Deemed University College of Ayurved, Pune-Satara Road, Pune;
22) Bharati Vidyapeeth Deemed University Institute of Management & Research, New Delhi;
23) Bharati Vidyapeeth Deemed University Institute of Hotel Management & Catering Technology, Pune-Satara Road, Pune;
24) Bharati Vidyapeeth Deemed University Yashwantrao Mohite Institute of Management,
25) Bharati Vidyapeeth Deemed University Medical College and Hospital, Sangli;
26) Bharati Vidyapeeth Deemed University Dental College and Hospital, Mumbai;
27) Bharati Vidyapeeth Deemed University College of Engineering, New Delhi;
28) Bharati Vidyapeeth Deemed University Institute of Computer Applications & Management, New Delhi;
29) Bharati Vidyapeeth Deemed University Dental College and Hospital, Sangli;
30) Bharati Vidyapeeth Deemed University College of Nursing, Sangli;
31) Bharati Vidyapeeth Deemed University College of Nursing, Navi Mumbai.
32) Bharati Vidyapeeth Deemed University Medical College & Hospital, Navi Mumbai.
Since Govt. of India on the recommendation of UGC and AICTE has given the status of deemed university to Bharati Vidyapeeth, its degrees and diplomas have the same status as of those given by any statutory University that are recognised by the U.G.C. Moreover, our colleges of professional education viz. the Medical College, the Dental College and others have their degrees recognised by the respective statutory councils viz. Medical Council of India etc. and also by the State and Central Governments.
Bharati Vidyapeeth University, Pune commenced its functioning w.e.f. 26th April, 1996. So far we admitted twelve batches of students to our Medical, Dental, Ayurved, Homoeopathy and other Colleges/Institutes as students of Bharati Vidyapeeth University. In the last eleven years the process of admission to our Medical, Dental, Ayurved, Homoeopathy Colleges was successfully completed. As a crowning glory to all this Bharati Vidyapeeth Deemed University has received "A" grade accreditation by National Assessment & Accreditation Council (NAAC) at autonomous body of UGC.
BHARATI VIDYAPEETH DEEMED UNIVERSITY, PUNE
FACULTY OF MANAGEMENT STUDIES
MASTER OF COMPUTER APPLICATIONS (MCA)
REVISED COURSE STRUCTURE
(TO BE EFFECTIVE FROM 2010-2011 AT PART I)
The Master of Computer Applications (MCA) Program is a full time three year program offered by Bharati Vidyapeeth University (BVU), Pune and conducted at its management institutes in Karad, Kolhapur, Pune, Sangli, and Solapur. All the five institutes have excellent faculty, Laboratories, Library, and other facilities to provide proper learning environment. The five institutes are approved by AICTE to conduct MCA program, while the University itself is accredited by NAAC with an 'A' grade. The expectations and requirements of the Software Industry, immediately and the near future, are visualized while designing the MCA program. This effort is reflected in the Vision and Mission statements of the MCA program. Of course, the statements also embody the spirit of the vision of Dr. Patangraoji Kadam, the Founder of Bharati Vidyapeeth and Chancellor, Bharati Vidyapeeth University which is to usher in “Social Transformation Through Dynamic Education.”
2. VISION STATEMENT OF MCA PROGRAM
To create high caliber solution architects and innovators for software development who will also be sensitive to societal concerns.
3. MISSION STATEMENT OF MCA PROGRAM
By teaching 'things just not words', 'how to think', and 'how to self-learn'.
4. OBJECTIVES OF THE MCA PROGRAM
The main objectives of this course are to prepare the youth to take up positions as system analysts, system engineers, software engineers, programmers and of course as versatile teachers in any area of computer applications. Accordingly the course curriculum aims at developing 'systems thinking' 'abstract thinking', 'skills to analyze and synthesize', and 'skills to apply knowledge', through 'extensive problem solving sessions', 'hands on practice under various hardware/software environments', 'three minor projects and 'one semester full-time industrial training'. In addition, 'social interaction skills', 'communication skills', 'life skills', 'entrepreneurial skills', and 'research skills' which are necessary for career growth and for leading quality life are also imparted.
5. LEARNING OUTCOMES FROM THE MCA PROGRAM
At the end of the course the student should be able to
(b) Develop software under latest Application Development Environments.
(c) Learn new technologies with ease and be productive at all times
(d) Read, write, and contribute to technical literature
(e) Work in teams
(f) Be a good citizen in all respects.
6. ELIGIBILITY FOR ADMISSION TO THIS COURSE
Admission to the course is open to any graduate (10+2+3) of any recognized university satisfying the following conditions.
The candidate should have secured at least 45% (40% for SC/ST) in aggregate at graduate level university examination.
The knowledge of mathematics / Statistics at XII level or higher level is essential except for BCA, B.Sc. (Computer), BCS graduates.
Subject to the above conditions, the final admission is based solely on the merit at the all India entrance test (B-CAT) conducted by Bharati Vidyapeeth University, Pune.
DURATION OF THE COURSE
The duration of this course is three years full time divided in to six semesters. The medium of instruction and examination will be only English.
8. STANDARD OF PASSING
A student is allowed to appear for Semester Examination provided the aggregate percentage of attendance is at least 75 % for each Semester.
In order to pass the course the student has to secure 40 % marks in the subject.. However, there is no pass mark condition applicable to internal assessment but the student has to obtain minimum 40 % marks in the written examination conducted by the University.
This shall be applicable to those subjects where university examination is an integral part of the total assessment.
The above rule shall not be applicable to following subjects for which the student has to secure minimum 40 % i.e 20 marks for passing out of 50.
The subjects are as follows:
Self Learning Course –I
Self Learning Course – II
Societal Concerns and Life Skills
Self Learning Course –III
Self Learning Course – IV
Self Learning Course – V
Research Patterns in Information Technology and Applications.
B) Award of class:
No class shall be awarded to any Semester Examination separately
Subject to the condition of passing in all the heads in order to pass the course a student has to secure minimum of 40 % in aggregate of all the heads.
The class is to be awarded to a student based on the aggregate marks opted by him in all Semesters i.e. I, II, III, IV, V and VI taken together