BCA (Bachelor in Computer Application)


Bachelor in Computer Application (BCA) is an undergraduate degree course in computer applications. With the rapid growth of the IT industry in Nepal, the demand for computer professionals is increasing day by day. This increasing growth of the IT industry has created a lot of opportunities for computer graduates.

Bachelor in Computer Application (BCA) of Tribhuvan University is one of the popular courses among the students who want to make their career in the IT (Information Technology) field. The duration of the course is 4 years and divided into 8 semesters. It comprises of the subjects like database management system, networking, data structure and algorithm, core programming languages like ‘C’ and ‘java’.

This course provides a lot of opportunities to the students who are interested in the computer field and wants to work in the IT sector as a programmer or software developer.


The objective of the BCA program at the Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences of Tribhuvan University is to produce high-quality computer application users and developers.

BCA is a four-year undergraduate degree course in the field of computer applications or computer science. It is a technical degree that prepares students for a career in the field of computer applications and software development.

Eligibility for Admission In BCA

The candidate applying for BCA program must have:

  • Successfully completed twelve-year schooling or equivalent from any University, Board or Institution recognized by Tribhuvan University.
  • Secured a minimum of second division (45%) or minimum D+ grade in all subjects in the twelve-year schooling or equivalent.

Admission Criteria

Candidates who pass the entrance exam taken by university will be interviewed and the selected candidate from the interview will be eligible for admission.

CourseCredit Hours
Elective Courses12 Hours
Mathematics and Statistics Courses9 Hours
Language Courses6 Hours
Social Sciences and Management Courses15 Hours
Extra Project Provided by College13 Hours
Total Credit Hours126 Hours