Starting Salary after BCA
Bachelor of Computer Applications is a course that is customized for students wishing to shine in the field of computers and information technology. If you are interested in computer related field and even if you are not interested in computer field, but you have a fast thinking mind and can apply concepts and analyze the situation coming your way, then BCA is the perfect course for you. Concepts and subjects studied in BCA are in par with engineering subjects.
On successful completion of the BCA course, the graduates can work as web designer, web/multimedia programmer, network and system administrator, database administrator or as a software programmer. If the BCA graduate is interested in teaching industry, he/she can look for faculty position in computer application and computer science.
BCA graduates can get an attractive salary since the jobs are related to ITES/IT based industries. Moreover, the salaries of BCA graduates are subject to the conditions and needs of the IT market. The work ethics and culture are very similar. The salary is based on the skills of the candidates. While some companies select fresh BCA graduates and train them to meet their requirements, some other select only experienced BCA candidates with programming abilities and knowledge.
A fresh BCA graduate can get a minimum starting pay of Rs.10000 and a maximum pay of Rs.18000. The salary depends on the company in which they have got the opportunity to work. Once they gain experience, they will be able to earn more. In addition to this, the BCA graduates will be able to earn more if they complete their master’s degree. They can also do some additional course on computers along with their degree course, which will increase their employment opportunities and the pay scale as well. So, BCA graduates need not worry about their pay.