STREAMDiploma in Computer Application (DCA)
FEERs. 4500 (including certification and other materials)

What is it About ?

Diploma in Computer Applications is 6 month diploma course to study computer applications in depth. The course imparts scientific, practical and technical knowledge to its learners about various computer tools that are used in day to day life. The applications make tasks easier and provide ease of use.

A computer programmer or operator are in high demand in all sectors of the market. They are used at shops to create a database for all the items with their serial numbers, price and quantity ratios. At schools, computer operators are required to sit behind the desk and manage the computer database for the school, list of all the students, their details, fee payment, enrollment details and all other activities of students are recorded in the computer.

An efficient computer operator is needed to handle such large data. In offices, computer operator takes care of the back door operating and keeps employees information in the computer. The benefits of computer are many and an efficient computer technician is required to facilitate computer tasks. That is why DCA diploma was created as it imparts knowledge related to computers in a short period of time. Another advantage is that anybody is eligible to study this diploma course. After completing DCA you can have a number of career prospects and all sectors are open to you.

This program imparts specialization in the fields of:
1. Basics Computer Skills.
2. MS Office Applications.
3. Internet Basics, e-Business.
4. Data Entry in Software Companies.
5. PC Assembly and Troubleshooting.
6. Content writing in Software and Website development.

Eligibility for Diploma in Computer Application (DCA)

Students who wish to pursue Diploma in Computer Applications (DCA) should have completed their school at least 10th from a recognized school. If they have chosen Computers as their main or optional subject after 10th standard have an additional edge over others.

Apart from this no other eligibility criteria is set for aspirants. No minimum cut off is required and anybody who has completed high school can enroll for this diploma.


Students have a number of career options available after completing Diploma in Computer Applications (DCA). A computer operator can get placed in any office setting as a receptionist or accountant. Other than that, many other career avenues are opened which are enumerated below:
After completing this course, some of the most popular career options for students are:
1. Computer Operator
2. Web Designer assistant
3. Accountant assistant
4. Job Position, Job Description and Average Annual Salary in INR

Computer Operator
One can utilize their skills as data processing person for processing business, scientific, engineering and other types of data according to operating instructions. He / She can earn 2-3 lacs/annum. He monitors and responds to operating and error messages that generates in a computer.

Web Designer Assistant
A web designer assistant is the one who creates the outlook, layout and features of a website or software. He is the key behind computer programming. He works with development teams and manager. His job includes keeping the site up-to-date and debugs site errors.

Accountant Assistant
He prepares asset, liability and capital account entries in the concerned business accounts. He compiles and analyzes accounting information and keeps it up to date. He records financial transactions and recommends actions to seniors. He / She can earn up to 1-2 lacs/annum.

Software Developer Assistant
He is the one who plays a key role in installation, testing, updating and maintenance of software systems. The programs that are created helps businesses and programs run more efficiently and provide a better service.