smu mca distance education

MCA from Sikkim Manipal University (SMU)

University: Sikkim Manipal University (SMU)

Master of Computer Applications (MCA) from SMU-DL is a minimum 3-years and maximum 5-years distance learning degree course approved by UGC.

MCA from distance learning is the most preferred choice among BCA graduates and working professionals in the field of computer applications looking to boost their career with higher education.

The 3-year distance learning program provides in-depth knowledge of the concepts of IT tools and applications. It opens up various career opportunities like software developer, system analyst, software consultant, etc.

The course aims to provide theoretical knowledge of computer applications and equally emphasize on its practical implementation in real time.

The course curriculum is specially designed by industry experts and is regularly updated to provide exposure to latest tools and technologies for students.

Program in Brief

Distance learning MCA from Sikkim Manipal University (SMU DE) will help you

  • In understanding the fundamentals of computer applications
  • In applying technical, professional and communication skills together in real time environment
  • In developing analyzing and problem-solving skills.

SMU MCA Distance Learning Fee Structure 

Semester wise Fee: INR 15,200 per semester for semester 1 & 2 and INR 16,200 from 3rd semester onwards (including exam & alumni fee)

Procedure to Pay Fee

The applicant can make fee payment in 3 different modes:

  • Demand Draft: The demand draft should be drawn in the name of SIKKIM MANIPAL UNIVERSITY DE payable “LOCALLY.”
  • Online Payment: Payment can be made through online gateways integrated on official websites.
  • Net banking: Only the account holders of certain banks can use net banking. The list is updated on the official website of SMUDE.

Admission Procedure

Admissions in SMU DL courses are conducted two times in a year

  1. Spring session in February
  2. Fall session in August

Admission dates of distance learning MCA program in Sikkim Manipal Distance Education is updated on the official website. The applicant can visit the site and download the prospectus.

After downloading the prospectus applicant needs to fill the form and submit it online as per the instructions are given in prospectus or can visit the nearest center of SMU DE.

Documents required

  • Copies of self-attested certificate and mark sheets of 10th 12th are required
  • 4 passport size photographs


Confirmation of receipt of the applicant will be sent on Email. The applicant can track the status online through the link given by university after submission of your application.

Program Eligibility

3 Year Bachelor’s Degree from recognized University with Mathematics at 10+2 or at Graduation Level.

Sno Title
1 Fundamentals of Computer and IT
2 Programing in C
3 Foundation of Mathematics
4 System Analysis and Design
5 Programming in C (Practical)
Sno Title
1 Operating System
2 Advanced Data Structure
3 Object Oriented Programing: C++
4 Communication Skills
5 Computer Architecture
6 Advanced Data Structures using C++ (Practical)
Sno Title
1 Financial Management and Accounting
2 Advanced Database Management System (DBMS)
3 Linux OS
4 Technical Writing
5 Advanced Computer Networks
6 Linux OS (Practical)
7 Advanced DBMS (Practical)
Sno Title
1 Microprocessor
2 Probability and Statistics
3 Programing in Java
4 Analysis and Design of Algorithm
5 Java Programming (Practical)
6 Analysis and Design of Algorithm (Practical)
Sno Title
1 Web Technologies
2 Advanced Software Engineering
3 Elective – I
4 Elective – II
5 Seminar
6 Web Technologies (Practical)
Sno Title
1 Elective – III
2 Project work