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School of Computational Sciences


The MCA was started as a master's degree programme in the department of computer science in the year 1999. It was affiliated to the University of Madras in the year 2000. MCA become autonomous in the year 2006 with its restructured syllabus. In 2007, the department of computer science got bifurcated into computer science and computer applications and MCA became a separate post graduate department. The syllabus was restructured again in 2012. The department of MCA has conducted 4 national level conferences. It has organized workshops on various topics such as Network Security, Data Mining, Cloud Computing and other technologies. Our students have been well placed in reputed national and international IT companies and other industries. The department has well experienced staff with NET and SET qualifications. Many are pursuing their PhD degree. Forum for Advanced Computing Technology (FACT) is a platform to bring out the potency within each student. Our students have participated and bagged prizes in various competitions across the state. FACT organizes talks and seminars for students on the current technologies.


Dr C Muthu

Head of the Department,
Department of Computer Applications,
Loyola College (Autonomous),
Chennai - 600 034.
Tel: +91 44 2817 8200 (Ext.372)