Master of Computer Application (MCA)

Know Your Exam

Admission in Master of Computer Application (MCA) course will be through a national level entrance test conducted by AMU. The course duration is 6 semester.


  1. B. Tech. / B. Arch. / B.E. with 55% marks in aggregate or Bachelor Degree in Science from a recognized University with 55% marks in aggregate and must have studied Mathematics along with any two of the following subjects- Statistics, Physics, Chemistry, Computer Application, Computer Maintenance, Information Technology as main or subsidiary subject at the qualifying examination.

  2. Must have studied Physics and Mathematics in the Senior Secondary School Certificate or its equivalent Course.

  3. Not more than 27 years as on 01st  July in the year of admission.

Important Dates

Exam Analysis

There shall be one objective type paper of 100 marks comprising 100 Questions with the following breakup:

a) Mathematics and Statistics : 50 Questions

b) Physics : 20 Questions

c) Computer Science : 20 Questions

d) Logical ability, deductive ability and reasoning : 10 Questions


Exam Duration – 2 hrs


Mode of Examination – Offline (OMR based)


Negative Marking - For incorrect response, 0.25 marks will be deducted.

Test Center - The Admission Test shall be held at Aligarh (U.P.) only.



1. PHYSICS (20 Questions - 20 Marks)

  • Mechanics

  • Rotational Motion

  • Special Relativity

  • Electricity and Magnetism

  • Optics

  • Electronics

  • Mathematical Method

  • Modern Physics

  • Composition and size of nucleus, atomic masses.

  • Radioactivity

  • Crystalline and amorphous structure


2. MATHEMATICS (50 Questions - 50 Marks)

  • Calculus

  • Geometry

  • Numerical Analysis

  • Differential Equations

  • Advanced Calculus

  • Algebra

  • Statistics - Descriptive Statistics, Probability Theory, Probability Distributions, Sampling Theory, Statistical Inference, Design of Experiments and LPP

3. Computer Science (20 Questions - 20 Marks)

Fundamentals of Computers and Problem solving, Business Data Processing, Data Structure and Structured Programming, Systems Programming and Operating System

4. Logical Ability, Deductive Ability & Reasoning (10 Questions - 10 Marks)