The department of MCA was started in 1992 in PES College of Engineering Mandya, one among the earliest institutes in Karnataka to start MCA Programme. The intake of the department is 60 students. The department is run by highly qualified teaching staff. The department has three different laboratories to address the programmes of the revised syllabus. The department has received Rs. 25 lakhs funds from AICTE for modernization of labs. The Programme became autonomous in the year 2008 and is affiliated to Visvesvaraya Technological University and approved by AICTE. During last five years, the department has published number of papers in international conferences and journal.The department has been actively involved in conducting workshops, Technical Seminars from industry persons to provide a platform for sharing and spreading the latest developments in the field of Computer science and applications. The curriculum for the Master of Computer Applications programme is designed to meet the need of the industry. It includes the core computer science and computer application courses and in addition, the mathematics concepts required for modeling the domain of the software systems and solve them, and management principles. The core courses encompass the core concepts of computer science and the elective courses are designed to deliver the modern technologies and tools. The salient feature of the curriculum is that laboratory component is included as part of the most of the courses and adequate number of courses are having tutorial component.Some of the companies that offered placements to MCA students are Tech Mahindra, TCS, Mindtree, Headstrong, HP, Emphasis etc
|Dr. H.P.Mohan Kumar
B.Sc., MCA., M.Sc Tech., Ph.D
Professor & HOD
Dept. of MCA
Dr. H.P. Mohan Kumar obtained MCA, M.Sc Tech by research and Ph.D from University of Mysore, India in 1998, 2009 and 2015 respectively. He is working as Professor in department of MCA, PES College of Engineering, Mandya, Karnataka, India. Dr. H.P. Mohankumar has been serving by teaching profession with the great devotion for 16 long years. He started his carrer in 1999 as lecturer in department of MCA, PES college of Engineering, Mandya and reached the post of Professor and Head in same college. Dr. H.P. Mohankumar has published papers in international conferences and journals which have citations from Japan, China, and Sharjah, Germany etc.