DCA, Diploma in Computer Applications, is a one-year diploma course in the field of Computer Applications which involves the study of numerous computer applications such as MS Office, Internet Applications, Operating System, Database Management System (DBMS), HTML among other subjects.
In order to apply for admission in any diploma in computer application colleges, candidates are required to have a high school degree or equivalent in any discipline from a recognized board with at least 40% marks.
Some of the core subjects of the diploma in computer application syllabus are Basics Computer Skills, MS Office Applications, Internet Basics, E-Business, PC Assembly and Troubleshooting.
The course is offered in the country at an average fee ranging between INR 5,000 and INR 30,000 for the complete duration. The probable salaries offered to a successful diploma holder in this discipline are between INR 2-5 Lacs per annum. Students can also opt for different types of Computer Application courses in India like BCA course which offers even better career opportunities.