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    Aplomb Vidya Latest News & Updates 2023

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    MCA Lateral Entry Admission Process
    March 22, 2023 0:14 PM

    MCA Lateral Entry Admission 2023 - Eligibility, Application Form, Process, Top Universities/ Colleges

    MCA programme has a three-year total duration, making it one of the top options for IT aspirants. In India, lateral entry, or direct admission into the second year of an MCA programme, is allowed if individuals meet the AICTE's (All India Council for Technical Education) eligibility requirements. Candidates who want to enrol in MCA via lateral entry must pass an entrance exam conducted by the state government or a designated university. Please be aware that lateral entry is not available at National Institutes of Technology (NITs) if you are hoping to be admitted there. You may check out all the information regarding MCA lateral entry admission 2023, including the dates, requirements, application form, admissions procedure, and list of top institutions and universities in this article.

    About MCA

    Master of Computer Applications (MCA) is a three-year professional postgraduate degree for students interested in learning more about computer application development. Developing programming skills in a contemporary language will assist with this. The MCA programme combines both theoretical and practical knowledge. Students who complete an MCA degree learn how to use the available resources to create better, faster apps and software programs to help achieve higher technological goals.

    Entrance Exams for Lateral Entry MCA Admission 2023

    Most states conduct an entrance exam for lateral entry admission to MCA. The candidates must clear the respective exam to be eligible for the admission process. Please note that the state-level exams for MCA and lateral entry MCA are the same. You can click on the link below for the list of entrance exams.

    MCA Entrance Exams 2023

    Eligibility Criteria for MCA Lateral Entry Admission 2023

    Candidates seeing lateral entry admission in MCA must note that the course duration for these candidates will be two years. The eligibility criteria for MCA admission 2023 through lateral entry mode can be checked below –

    Eligibility Rule 1

    The candidates must have a regular BCA degree with a minimum of 50% of marks.

    Eligibility Rule 2

    Candidates who have passed B.Sc in Computer Science and B.Sc in Information Technology (IT) are eligible for direct 2nd-year admission in MCA.

    Eligibility Rule 3

    Candidates who have passed B.Sc IT/ CS must note that he/ she must have studied Mathematics as one of the subjects in Class 12th.

    Eligibility Rule 4

    Candidates who have passed B.Sc IT/ CS in Distance Mode are not eligible for Lateral Entry MCA admission.

    All the candidates who satisfy the above rules can take direct 2nd-year admission in MCA.

    Application Form for MCA Lateral Entry Admission 2023

    Candidates aspiring for MCA admission through lateral entry must note that there are different ways to fill the application form. Firstly, the candidates need to select the college in which he/ she want to get admission. Secondly, figure out which entrance exam is acceptable for admission in the respective college. Thirdly, register for the entrance exam and seek admission. If there is no entrance exam, the candidates can directly fill the application form through the official website of the college or visit the college directly for the same.

    Name of the exam Date of the exam Application Form  Exam Pattern
    NIMCET June 11, 2023 NIMCET Application Form NIMCET Exam Pattern
    CG Pre-MCA (Chhattisgarh) May 2023 CG Pre-MCA Application Form CG Pre-MCA Exam Pattern
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    List of BCA & MCA Entrance Exams in India 2022
    March 22, 2023 0:50 PM

    List of BCA & MCA Entrance Exams 2023 in India - Check Dates, Notification & Application Process

    BCA followed by MCA is considered the best career path for people who want to foray into the Information Technology industry. For all coding lovers and software admirers, these can be ideal programmes. BCA and MCA programmes open up bright opportunities within almost all IT companies. Students who have passed or are about to appear for class 12 Board Exams can apply for BCA programmes, whereas those who are about to complete graduation or have achieved a degree in any of the IT or science courses (BCA, B.Sc IT, etc.) can apply for MCA programmes. Candidates must have proper knowledge about the various state/ national as well as university level exams that they can appear for in order to secure admission into BCA and MCA courses.

    Also Read: Career Options for Students after PCM in Class 12

    The best universities offering BCA and MCA programmes take students on the basis of entrance exams. However, there are institutes that offer BCA programmes on the basis of class 12 board exam results. Students who are aspiring to apply for BCA courses will have to apply for the BCA entrance exams. Here’s the list of all the popular BCA and MCA entrance exams:

    Popular BCA Entrance Exam Dates 2023

    Below given in the table is the list of popular BCA Entrance Exams

    Name of the Examination Conducting Body Examination Date Exam Pattern
    IPU CET BCA GGS Indraprastha University June 2023 IPU CET 2023 Exam Pattern
    KIITEE BCA Kalinga Institute of Industrial Technology University April 14 to 18, 2023 KIITEE 2023 Exam Pattern
    LUCSAT BCA Lucknow University To be notified -
    PESSAT PES University May 17 to June 4, 2023 PESSAT 2023 Exam Pattern

    Popular MCA Entrance Exams Dates 2023

    Below given in the table is the list of popular MCA Entrance Exams

    Name of the Examination Conducting Body Exam Date  Exam Pattern
    AIMCET 2023 Indian Institute of Technology-Roorkee March 25, 2023  
    WB JECA 2023 West Bengal Joint Entrance Examination Board July 8, 2023 JECA 2023 Exam Pattern
    BHU PET MCA 2023 Banaras Hindu University May 21 to 31, 2023 BHU PET 2023 Exam Pattern
    JNU MCA 2023 Jawaharlal Nehru University December 2023 JNU MCA 2023 Exam Pattern
    PAMCAT 2023 Punjab University To be notified -
    MAH MCA CET 2023 State Common Entrance Test Cell  March 27, 20
    MAH MCA CET 2023 Admit Card
    March 21, 2023 11:38 AM

    MAH MCA CET 2023 Admit Card Released: Download link activated at

    MAH MCA CET 2023 examination is going to take place on 27th March 2023, and the admit card has been released for the same. The MAH MCA CET 2023 admit card was released by the MAH CET cell today, 21st March. Candidates who have filled out the application form with prerequisite fees can visit the official website- to download the admit card. The MAH MCA CET admit card 2023 can be downloaded by using the login credentials on the homepage. It contains various details such as the candidate's name, application number, exam date, exam venue, the signature of the candidates, and more. To download the admit card directly, scroll down below. 

    MAH MCA CET 2023 Admit Card: Direct Link to Download 

    Direct link to download the admit card of the MCA entrance test, click on the link given below- 
    Direct Link to Download MAH MCA CET 2023 Admit Card: Click Here

    MAH MCA CET 2023 Admit Card: Steps to Download 

    The admit card can be downloaded by following the given steps. The first two steps can be avoided by using the link given above. 

    Step 1: Candidates first need to go to the official website. 
    Step 2: Click on the "Download Admit Card" link provided on the left-hand side of the screen. 
    Step 3: A new page will appear where you need to enter login details such as the application number, date of birth, and security pin. 
    Step 4: Press the "Sign In" button. 
    Step 5: The admit card will be displayed on the screen. 
    Step 6: Candidates are expected to download the hall ticket and take a printout of it for future use. 

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    MCA Admission Process 2023
    March 13, 2023 0:41 PM

    MCA Admissions 2023 - Dates, Entrance Exams, Application Form, Direct Admission, Eligibility

    MCA Admission 2023 - Among all the IT courses in India, the MCA course full form stands as Masters in Computer Application is one of the most demanded courses by candidates. In general, MCA admissions are done either on the basis of merit or MCA entrance exam 2023. TANCET, WB JECA, NIMCET, PGCET are some of the MCA entrance exam 2023. MCA entrance exams can be divided in national, state, and institute levels. Apart from the entrance exam for MCA, MCA admission 2023 can be done through direct admission as mentioned above. 

    The MCA course duration is two years which imparts knowledge on various facets of computer programs, computer architecture, application software, operating systems, and many more. Candidates willing to take MCA admission 2023 will have to pass their graduation with at least 50% marks from a recognized institute. 

    Candidates aspiring for admission to the course can check all the details about MCA admission 2023 such as the entrance exam for MCA, eligibility criteria, application form, direct MCA admission  2023 rules, etc on this page.

    MCA Admission 2022-2023 Latest Updates

    Here are the latest updates pertaining to admission 2023 -
    Dates Latest Update
    February 1, 2023 TANCET 2023 Application Form Released: Check dates, steps to apply online
    January 18, 2023 MAH MCA CET Application Form 2023 Date: Know when registration is expected to begin
    January 3, 2023 Important Instructions Regarding Karnataka PGCET Docuemnt Verification

    MCA Admission Process Video

    MCA Admission 2023: Entrance Exam

    • Candidates willing to pursue MCA courses are required to qualify the entrance exam conducted at the national/ state or by the University. Most of the colleges/universities consider scores of the national level entrance exam (NIMCET) for admission to the course. However there are many other entrance exams conducted for admission to the course, some of the popular entrance exams are TANCET and WB JECA amongst others conducted by different states.
    • However there are some popular colleges/universities that conduct their own entrance test to shortlisted eligible candidates for the course. Some of the popular entrance exams conducted at the University level include IPU CET, BHU PET, PGCET and many others. 
    • In case of MCA admission the candidates have to appear for the entrance exams. The entrance exams are NIMCET, TANCET, PGCET, UPSEE, BHU PET, IPU CET etc. Candidates are selected for the admission based on the scores obtained by them in above-mentioned entrance tests.

    MCA Admission 2023 Exam Dates

    There is only one national-level entrance exam for MCA in India, i.e., NIMCET, which is acceptable for admission in National Institutes of Technology (NITs). Apart from the national-level exam, there are state-level exams for MCA admission 2023 in various states. Candidates can check the list of all MCA entrance exams along with dates here.

    Name of the Exam

    Exam Date



    To be notified

    Students from all the states across the country can register for mca admission 2023.

    CG Pre-MCA (Chhattisgarh) To be notified Permanent residents of Chhattisgarh can only apply.


    May 25 & 26

    Students from Andhra Pradesh and Telangana are eligible for

    MAH MCA CET 2023 Application Form
    March 9, 2023 11:31 AM

    MAH MCA CET 2023 Application Form closing today

    MAH MCA CET 2023 registration process started on 27th February and the last date to fill out the form is today, 9th March. Candidates who are interested in appearing for the exam must visit the official website- During the form fill-up process, candidates will have to first start by registering themselves, uploading important documents, and lastly paying the fees. 

    MAH MCA is a state-level entrance exam conducted by the Directorate of Technical Education, Maharashtra for admission into a master's degree course in computer application. The exam is all set to be held on the 25th and 26th of March 2023. Scroll down below to know more regarding MAH MCA CET 2023 exam. 

    MAH MCA CET 2023: Steps to Fill the Form

    The form-filling process has been made easy by these steps- 

    Step 1: Visit the official website
    Step 2: On the homepage, click on "New Registration". 
    Step 3: A new page will appear where candidates need to click on "I Accept and Proceed". 
    Step 4: The registration form will appear where important details about the candidate will be asked. 
    Step 5: Submit the details and proceed to fill out the application form along with uploading certain documents.  
    Step 6: Lastly, pay the application fee to complete the process. 

    MAH MCA CET 2023: Application Fee

    The application fee differs for different category candidates. The application fee can be paid via credit card, debit card, or net banking. 
    Category of Candidates Application Fee
    For general candidates from Maharashtra Rs 1000
    For reserved category candidates from Maharashtra Rs 800
    For all category candidates outside of Maharashtra Ts 1000

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