About Master of Computer Application Department
In the modern era almost every Engineering discipline has to incorporate some amount of computer based applications without which the completeness of the concerned discipline cannot be envisaged. Computer applications have also permeated practically into every individuals lives through the use of Application Software in their smart phones and so high is its impact that it has bridged the boundaries between regions and one is able to communicate and exchange thoughts and ideas from virtually anywhere in the world. Today, computers have become a part and parcel of all human endeavors and it is no wonder that a career in computer applications shows incomparable promise, tremendous potential and is now an out-and-out success in terms of innovation, research and an incredibly bright future.
Master of Computer Applications (MCA) is a ‘prized’ degree that can be considered as one of the most desirable amongst the Post Graduate Programs available from the point of view of a career in the software industry. The Masters degree in Computer Applications is essentially aimed at equipping a student with excellent programming, system and technology related competencies.
The MCA is a three year (6 semesters) professional degree in Computer Applications. The Department of MCA was established in 2004. The program is approved by All India Council for Technical Education (AICTE) and affiliated to the Faculty of Technology, University of Mumbai. The department has experienced faculty members who play a major role in the effective implementation of the teaching learning process and also takes pride in the performance of its students who have brought laurels to the department through their meritorious performances and by securing ranks in the University of Mumbai examinations.
Student Association of MCA (SAM) organizes various Departmental and intercollegiate competitions and events on Software and Web Designing, Online Aptitude Exam, Technical Paper Presentation, Short Film-making and Power Point presentation to develop and enrich professional and managerial skills among students. The SAM also conducts various training and placement activities.
The Department of Master of Computer Application is committed to:
- Creating leaders and next generation trend-setters for the IT Industry.
- Offering quality education that will give students an edge in their profession to think innovatively to develop better IT applications.
- Training individuals who would contribute substantially to the ambitious IT goals of the country.
- Contributing to developmental projects in government and public sectors with industry partners, to demonstrate application of IT and gain rich experience that can be brought back into education and research.
- Providing training of software project development in every semester.
Welcome to the Department of Master of Computer Applications (MCA) at Hope Foundation’s Finolex Academy of Management & Technology, Ratnagiri. The Department of MCA was established in the year 2004 with the aim of providing students of Konkan region an opportunity for obtaining a Post-Graduation degree in Computer Applications and to meet the rising demand for qualified and skilled professionals in the IT industry. The Department of MCA is part of the institute’s sprawling campus with state of the art facilities.
MCA is a three year (6 semesters) professional Master’s Degree in Computer Applications. MCA is considered to be one of the coveted degrees amongst the available options and an aspirant with MCA degree will have abundant job prospects in topmost IT companies, consultancy firms and large establishments having an internal systems division.
The Department of MCA is committed to providing a conducive environment for the students to develop analytical and practical skills and inculcate in them a sense of capability and confidence by enabling them to apply the acquired skills and competencies to real world problems. The Department also endeavours to fulfil its commitment to excellence in teaching through effective teaching pedagogy ensuring that students fully attain the practical & theoretical understanding of subjects. The Department has a fine blend of qualified and experienced faculty and staff members who strive hard continuously to improve upon the quality of education. The teachers are active in updating their knowledge in different areas like Programming Languages, Database, Software Engineering, Networking, IOT, Big Data Analytics, Business Intelligence and more. They participate in various workshops organized by IITs and other prominent technical societies. They have presented and published research papers at various national/international conferences/journals in areas like Big Data, Data Mining, Network Security, IoT, Pervasive Computing, Cloud Computing and Virtualization etc. and also successfully completed Certified Training programs from NPTEL
Students are given exposure to on-going industrial projects which increases their employability in the software industry. To motivate the students and to overcome curriculum-industry gap, the Department organizes regular training programs, technical events and workshops. The Department also organizes industrial visits for students every year that provides them with an opportunity to learn practically through interaction, working methods and employment practices.
The Department of MCA also conducts various training and placement related activities. Technical, Aptitude and GK tests are conducted for enhancing analytical skills and general awareness of students. Group Discussions are organized to promote skills of interaction in groups and leadership styles. Industry experts are invited to share their valued expertise on various topics, workplace situations with the students, current trends and future scenarios.
We at the Department of MCA believe that our approach to teaching-learning combined with technical experience gained during Industrial Training/Internship prepares students to handle the challenges posed by the IT industry. I am sure that you will discover our students deserving of your association.
Dr. Terence K. Johnson
Associate Professor & HoD–MCA,
Hope Foundation’s Finolex Academy of Management and Technology, Ratnagiri.
Department endeavors to transform students into technologically competent professionals to meet the global IT challenges.
To provide quality education and necessary skills to create competent professionals in Computer Applications.
To encourage innovations and research to develop sustainable solutions for benefit of IT industry by providing robust theoretical foundation and in-depth practical training.
To nurture social, ethical and professional responsibilities among students.
PROGRAM EDUCATIONAL OBJECTIVES (PEOs)
|PEO1||To prepare students for real-world problems by working on industry- based projects.|
To develop critical thinking, communication, teamwork, and leadership skills necessary to function productively and professionally.
To develop the students’ technical skills, analytical skills, managerial skills and professional skills to design and develop the computer applications to meet the society and IT industry and also adapt the ever changing IT technologies.
To promote students awareness on social, ethical and professional responsibilities.
PROGRAM SPECIFIC OUTCOMES (PSOs)
Encourage students to utilize versatile knowledge to develop industrial and real life projects.
Design, develop, test and maintain desktop, web, mobile and cross platform applications using leading edges IT technologies.
Faculty of MCA Department
Testimonials by MCA Alumni
It’s difficult to sum up the memories and experience of three years in few lines. I consider myself very lucky for being a part of FAMT. There is something motivational and special in this environment which made us study and enjoy co-curricular activities. All the professors are very helpful and… Read more “Lucky for being a part of FAMT – My career partner”
I am currently working in Infosys, Pune as a Automation Developer in .Net and VBA technology. I am the ex-student of the FAMT (MCA) of 2014 batch. It’s difficult to sum up the memories and experience of three years in few lines. FAMT MCA is having very helpful and very… Read more “Wonderful balance of knowledge, skills, fun and friendship.”
I was in FAMT from 2012-2014, life in FAMT was awesome. Let me share some moments of FAMT. It was great fun studying in FAMT, as teachers were very supportive in studies as well as in other activities. I still remember the fun we use to have during lecture sometimes… Read more “Life in FAMT was awesome”
It was a great time we spent in FAMT. The relationship between faculties and student is very cordial and campus environment is very positive. FAMT has made the best efforts to provide all the facilities for the students like faculties, cultural, technical and non-technical events, sports, etc. Students are encouraged… Read more “Ladder of success…”
FAMT was my alma mater from 2004 – 2007 and I must say that it has a lion’s share in shaping my career. Like I have stated in my headline; that is what FAMT inspires you to do – LEARN, PARTICIPATE, SUCCEED and ACHIEVE. I was given plenty of access… Read more “Learn , Participate , Succeed and Achieve”
I like the friendly atmosphere here and the fact the teachers are really close to the students. We are very much supported in our studies. Some of the teachers are really kind and their way of teaching is really interesting. MCA at FAMT taught me management skills that are important… Read more “Friendly atmosphere”
News and Events of MCA Department
Laboratories of Master of Computer Application
FAMT provides state-of-the-art infrastructure and computational facilities with two computer centres, each equipped with 50 computers. The main computer centre is well equipped with a client server based network facilitating Windows and Linux based operating systems. All machines are branded and have Core 2 Duo and above processors. All labs are equipped with printers, USB drives, CD Writers, LCD Projectors and high speed internet connection. The lab is open to students at all times. It also has a well-established library as well as a project lab for project guidance and implementation. To enhance and facilitate learning, the Department provides varied interactive learning opportunities like Notes and various Online test resources through Eklavya – FAMT MCA E-Learning Portal Video lectures are available in the library.
Placement Record of MCA Department
|Sayali M Gune||MCA||Epic Research, Indore||2019|
|Sanket Kamble||MCA||CMS IT Services||2018||Campus|
|Mayuresh Surve||MCA||CMS IT Services||2018||Campus|
|Tejas Mahadik||MCA||CMS IT Services||2018||Campus|
|Vinita M. Rawool||MCA||CMS IT Services||2018||Campus|
|Niha Dingankar||MCA||Make Mi Holidays||2018||Campus|
|Madhura Pillai||MCA||Make Mi Holidays||2018||Campus|
|Snehal Bhonde||MCA||Make Mi Holidays||2018||Campus|
|Sneha Chandiwade||MCA||Make Mi Holidays||2018||Campus|
|Mayuresh Surve||MCA||Make Mi Holidays||2018||Campus|
|Harshad Salvi||MCA||Make Mi Holidays||2018||Campus|
|Pratik Palav||MCA||Vyom Labs||2018||Campus|
|Ajay Sawant||MCA||Krish Mark Infotech||2018||Campus|
|Shubham Parab||MCA||Praeeo||2018||Off Campus|
|Ketan Ayare||MCA||Jay Infotech Solutions||2018||Off Campus|
|Sneha Shivalkar||MCA||Seed Infotech Mumbai||2018||Campus|
|Gousiya Khanche||MCA||Seed Infotech Mumbai||2018||Training cum Recruitment|
|Ankur S Shivalkar||MCA||Seed Infotech Mumbai||2018||Training cum Recruitment|
|Anuja P Shinde||MCA||Seed Infotech Mumbai||2018||Training cum Recruitment|
|Madhura Pillai||MCA||Seed Infotech Mumbai||2018||Campus|
|Priyanka Dhulap||MCA||Abacus Pvt. Ltd.|
|Omkar Pandit||MCA||Aloha Technology|
|Anju Kinalekar||MCA||Everymedia Computers Pvt. Ltd.|
|Suraj Sawant||MCA||Kennovation Pvt. Ltd.|
|Vaibhav Jadhav||MCA||Oxford Global|
|Abhishek Shetye||MCA||Wipro Infotech|
|Rahul Naik||MCA||Sunbeam Infocom Pvt. Ltd.|
|Sachin Mhapankar||MCA||Gadre Infotech|
|Balkrishna Kode||MCA||United Telecoms Limited|
|Sagar Gaonkar||MCA||Nupur Technologies|
|Jadhav Pranita||MCA||Gadre Infotech|
|Aniket Vahtale||MCA||Gadre Infotech|
|Akshata Parab||MCA||Weaving Manpower Solution Pvt. Ltd.|
|Deepti Narvekar||MCA||Ascentrik Research Service|
|Surekha Desai||MCA||Savy Software Pvt Ltd|
|Sagar Malandkar||MCA||Ichor Technology|
|Heena Khanche||MCA||Zeus Learning Pvt. Ltd.|
|Trupti Malushte||MCA||Zeus Learning Pvt. Ltd.|