Anna University, Chennai announced admission for distance MCA, M.Sc. IT and MBA

Good morning friends,
Anna University has announced admission for MBA, MCA, M.Sc. Computer  Science and M.Sc. Computer Science FOSS (Free and Open Source Software).
Anna University is one of the well known engineering universities in India and rank amongst top 10 engineering institutes. Naturally, when you apply for a job with an Anna University degree, even if it is distance learning, it adds advantage to your profile. If you look at its alumni, you will find Dr. APJ Abdul Kalam, Krishnamachari Srikkanth, Raaghav, film music director, P. S. Veeraraghavan, director of Vikram Sarabhai Space Centre, Krishna Kumar Natarajan, CEO Mindtree limited, Raj Bala, CTO Cognizant etc.Such feather of caps definitely turn advantageous for its all students and alumni. Please note that as of now, Anna University is not recognized/ approved by DEB to offer distance learning courses so take your decision wisely. However, there is possibility that it will get post facto recognition as it is a state university and not involved in any controversy.

If you look at following snapshop taken from linkedin, you will find many MCAs from Anna University are working in reputed MNCs giving it more recognition.



Courses offered:
Master of Business Administration (MBA) - 2 Years 

·         MBA - General Management
·         MBA - Technology Management
·         MBA - Marketing Management
·         MBA - Human Resources Management
·         MBA - Financial Services Management
·         MBA - Health Services Management
·         MBA - Operations Management
·         MBA - Hospitality and Tourism Management

Eligibility 

1. A pass in any Bachelor Degree*
and 
2. A pass in Distance Education Entrance Test (DEET) conducted by the CDE, Anna University, Chennai. 
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The Bachelor Degree must have been obtained after +2 or equivalent 

Duration - 4 semesters

Master of Computer Applications (MCA) - 3 Years 
Eligibility 

1. A pass in any Bachelor Degree*
The candidate should have studied Mathematics/Statistics as one of the subjects at the degree level or Mathematics at +2 level.
and
2. A pass in Distance Education Entrance Test (DEET) conducted by the CDE, Anna University, Chennai.
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*The Bachelor Degree must have been obtained after +2 or equivalent 

Master of Science (M.Sc) - 2 Years 
Eligibility 

A pass in any Bachelor Degree*
The candidate should have studied Mathematics/Statistics as one of the subjects at the degree level or Mathematics at +2 level.
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*The Bachelor Degree must have been obtained after +2 or equivalent.
Candidate applying for admission to M.Sc. (CS) programme will be directly called for admission. 

M Sc (CS-FOSS) Online Program

Two Year M. Sc. (Computer Science – Free/Open Source Software) of Anna University Chennai is unique in many ways -
It is the only degree-oriented program of a leading Indian technological university focused sharply on Free/Open Source Software (FOSS) that has revolutionised the field of computing the world over. In the process of becoming a CS Professional through this program, one also acquires mastery over a wide range of products, tools, technologies and approaches thrown up by the FOSS movement that dominate the global SW/IT Industry today.
It is the only such program of a leading Indian technological university delivered entirely Online with its well recognised benefits of flexible interactive learning unconstrained by geographical limitations, suited especially for working people.

Fee:
For MBA and MCA
Rs. 18600 for 1st Semester and 12500 for subsequent semester

For M.Sc. CS FOSS
For first Semester 29500 for rest semester 25500 per semester

Last date to apply: 11.08.2014
Please visit following link for more details

Exam centres:
Chennai
Coimbatore
Madurai
Trichy and
Nagercoil

Frequently asked questions
1.    Is attendance in PCP (personal contact classes) compulsory?
Yes, at least 50%. I believe an MBA programme and MCA programme without such classes of no use.

Contact Classes will be conducted on 12 days in 6 alternative week end during the period March to July & September to January. Minimum of 50% attendance is required for appearing for the End Semester Examinations. Candidates with shortage of attendance will be prevented from appearing for the End Semester Examinations and he/she has to redo the same Semester on payment of fee for that Semester.
2.    When is exam conducted?
End Semester Examinations will normally be conducted in the month of February & August

3.    I have TANCET score, do I still need to appear for entrance test?
No, TANCET score of till 1 year prior is valid.

4.    I have studied B.Sc. mathematics through Open University System i.e. without passing 10+2. May I apply to Anna University?
Unfortunately no. you must have obtained degree after 10+2.

5.    Does Anna University offer courses outside above mentioned centre and outside Tamil Nadu?
No. It offer courses only within its jurisdiction mentioned above.

6.    I have passed AMIE/ AMIME/ AMIETE. Am I eligible to apply for MBA and MCA programme of Anna University?
Yes, you are eligible.

7.    Are these programme approved by DEB (Distance education Bureau ) and AICTE?
No, the University is not approved by DEB and the courses hence the qualifications will not be valid for public sector job and for higher education.

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Govind
Mumbai

June 3, 2014

2 comments:

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