The University encourages the candidates who intend to peruse their career in the field of Computer Science or Information Technology but have not studied required prescribed subject in their Bachelor/equivalent degree, details are available under MCS and MIT programs. They can become eligible for admission to MCS/MIT After successful completion of prescribed deficiency courses.
The Strategic objectives of Deficiency Semester for MCS and MIT programs are:
- To develop eLearning student with basic knowledge of concepts and theories associated with the computer science/IT field.
- To provide eLearning student with an ability to use and analyze software programs tools effectively.
- To prepare eLearning student with an ability to proper use of electronic media technologies for interacting with teachers appropriately in virtual environment.
Admission Eligibility Criteria
Candidates who have at least 45 % marks in their graduation or CGPA 2.00 out of 4 but have not studied any one of the required subjects during the Bachelor/equivalent Degree i.e. Mathematics, Physics, Computer Science, Statistics, Economics or Engineering.
Course(s) exemption is available with condition.
The above courses may be qualified in minimum one semester. However; increase in study duration will increase the cost to the student.
Note: Deficiency Semester, once qualified will remain valid for all subsequent respective admissions.
Courses of Study
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Assessment of Study Progress
The students’ study progress evaluation mechanism is based on continuous assessment throughout the semester by giving assignments, on-line quizzes, Graded Discussion Boards (GDBs), mid-term and final-term exams. The mid and final term exams are conducted at VU’s designated exam centers and usually count for 80 to 85% of the total marks for a course.
Completion of Deficiency Semesters
To qualify Deficiency Semester Courses (12 credit hours) students are required to qualify each course with minimum passing grade.
- Upon successful completion students will be eligible to apply for admission towards MCS/MIT.
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- The courses may be revised time to time as a result of continuous review to bring them at par with courses from being taught at top-class foreign universities. While reviewing the courses, needs of local industry and job market are also given full consideration.
- The University reserves the right to change fee structure from time to time.