# Bharti Vidyapeeth University, Pune-Computer Aptitude Test(B-CAT)

#### Information

Bharati Vidyapeeth, the parent organization of this University is one of the largest educational organizations in the country. It has 171 educational units under its umbrella including 67 Colleges and Institutes of conventional and professional disciplines.
The Department of Human Resource Development, Government of India on the recommendations of the University Grants Commission accorded the status of "Deemed to be University" initially to a cluster of 12 units of Bharati Vidyapeeth. Subsequently, 17 additional colleges / institutes were brought within the ambit of Bharati Vidyapeeth University wide various notifications of the Government of India. Bharati Vidyapeeth University Commenced its functioning on 26th April, 1996.
It is a multi-faculty University with Eleven Faculties :

1. Arts, Social Sciences and Commerce, (2) Science, (3) Law, (4) Medical Sciences, (5) Dentistry, (6) Ayurveda, (7) Homoeopathy, (8) Nursing, (9) Pharmaceutical Sciences, (10) Management Studies and (11) Engineering and Technology
2. Offers a wide range of academic programmes to the students.
3. Accredited by the NAAC with prestigious 'A' grade (2004) and reaccredited with 'A' grade (2011).
The University will hold National Level Management Aptitude Test (B-MAT) on 31st March, 2013 for admission to the Master of Computer Application program offered in its constituent Institutions/Colleges located across the country.

### Website : http://www.bharatividyapeethuniversity.net

#### Eligibility

Admission to the course is open to any graduate (10+2+3) of any recognized university satisfying the following conditions.
1. The candidate should have secured at least 50% (45% for SC/ST) in aggregate at graduate level university examination.
(i) The knowledge of mathematics / Statistics at XII level or higher level is essential except for BCA, B.Sc. (Computer), BCS graduates.
(ii) Subject to the above conditions, the final admission is based solely on the merit at the all India entrance test (BCAT) conducted by Bharati Vidyapeeth University, Pune.
2. Candidates who are presently studying in the final year of Bachelor's degree course can also appear for the entrance test and seek admission for MCA programme in the year 2014-15. However, They are eligible for admission only if
(a) the examination of all semesters/years (regular as well as backlog) including theory, practical and project viva will be completed by 31st May 2014
(b) the results of all semesters will be available by 30th June 2014, and
(c) the basic qualification mentioned in 2(i) above are full filled.
(d) The last date to submit all the certificates in original shall be August 25th, 2013. If the certificates are not submitted by the said date, the eligibility will not be granted and the admission would automatically stand cancelled.
(iii) The candidate should be an Indian national.

#### Application Fee and Mode of Payment

Application Fees Rs. 200/-
Exam Fees Rs. 1500/-
DD Amount Rs. 1700/-

#### Details

APPLICATION PROCEDURE
(1) A candidate desirous of seeking admission to MCA program should submit the application form, filled on line. If payment is done through DD the send this form along with DD of Rs. 1,700/- towards F o r m f e e + entrance test fee through bank draft on any Scheduled Bank on any branch of Bharati Sahakari Bank Ltd. drawn in favour of "The Registrar, Bharati Vidyapeeth University, payable at Pune.
(2) The Completed application form along with payment of entrance test fee is to be submitted to the "Admission Office, Bharati Vidyapeeth University, Bharati Vidyapeeth Bhavan, L.B.S. Marg,Pune 411030" either in person or through Post / Courier. If payment is done through Master4/Visa card then do not send this form to our office. Instead you must bring this form duly signed and a pasted photogram to the examination hall
(3) The last date of submission of application form will be 23rd March 2013 by 5:00 pm.
(4) The University will not be responsible for any delay or loss of application/ admission card/counselling letter/any communication in transit. Such delay will not be condoned.
Online Application Procedure
(a) A candidate desirous of filling online application forms for MCA should visit the website www.bvuniversity.edu.in or www.bharatividyapeethuniversity.net The last date of submitting the application form is 23rd March 2013
(b) The University will not be responsible for any delay or loss of Application/ Admission Card/Counselling Letter/any communication in transit. Such delay will not be condoned.

IMPORTANT DATES
The entrance test B-CAT 2013 will be conducted on 15th March 2015 from 10.00 am to 12.30 pm. Candidates must be present by 9.30 a.m.

 Last date for submitting the completed application form to Bharati Vidyapeeth University C.E.T. Dept., Second Floor, Bharati Vidyapeeth Bhavan, L.B.S. Marg, Pune-30 7th March 2015 upto 5.00 P.M. Declaration of results on www.bvuniversity.edu.in, www.bharatividyapeethuniversity.net 25 th March, 2015 Counselling and spot admission 6th April 2015 Colleges to open : 1st July 2013

The seats will be filled on merit based on their performance in "B-CAT 2015 Test" conducted by Bharati Vidyapeeth University at the designated centers.
One seat over and above the sanctioned intake of the programme at each center is reserved for sons and daughters of migrants from J & K valley, Defence and Civil Service personnel engaged in fighting against terrorist activities in J & K valley (D.O. No. F10-1/2003-Desk (U) dated 5-12-2003). The candidates to be admitted against these seats must have appeared at the B-CAT 2015 conducted by Bharati Vidyapeeth Deemed University Pune.
Note :
15% seats are reserved in each college and in each branch under Foreign / NRI /P.I.O. merit category. Candidates seeking admissions to the seats of this category will have to apply to The Registrar, Bharati Vidyapeeth University, Pune. Seats remaining vacant after allotment to Foreign / NRI/ P.I.O. students will be allotted to Indian students under regular merit category on the basis of merit based on the marks obtained by them in B-CAT 2015.

TEST SCHEME
All candidates desirous of taking admission for MCA Programme must appear for B-CAT-2013
(1) The entrance test B-CAT 2013 for admission to MCA Programme is a common entrance test for all the institutes of Bharati Vidyapeeth University It will be conducted on 31st March 2013 from 10.00 a.m. to 12.30 p.m. The duration of the B-CAT 2013 test will be for two and half hours. The candidates must be present by 9.30 a.m.
(2) The B-CAT 2013 Test will consist of in all 200 marks. It consists of 200 multiple choice questions one mark each with four alternatives. with only one correct or most appropriate answer. There is no negative marking. The break-up off marks will be as follows.
 Questions Marks (i) Mathematics at Xth level 30 30 (ii) Mathematies at XIIth level 30 30 (iii) Logical and Abstract Reasoning 40 40 (iv) Verbal Ability and Reading comprehension 40 40 (v) Fundamentals of Information Technology 20 20 (vi) C Language concepts 40 40 Total 200 200

FEES STRUCTURE
 Name of the Constitute Unit Regular merit Category (p.a.) Foreign / NRI / PIO merit Category Institute of Management and Entrepreneurship Development Pune (Intake: MCA-60) 1,00,000/- US $5,000 Institute of Management and Rural Development Administration, Sangli (Intake: MCA-60) 65,000/- US$ 4,000 Yashwantrao Mohite Institute of Management, Karad (Intake: MCA-30) 65,000/- US $4,000 Institute of Management, Kolhapur (Intake: MCA-60) 65,000/- US$ 4,000 Abhijit Kadam Institute of Management and Social Science, Solapur (Intake: MCA-30) 65,000/- US \$ 4,000

* For Pune centre the candidate is required to pay additional fees of Rs. 9,000/- for the course on Network Security and Rs. 6,000/- for the course on English Communication /Finishing skill course at the time of admission.
Note :
(a) The expenses in connection with Books, Uniform, Printed Forms, University Examination Fees, Industrial visits, Field Work, Summer Training, Specialized Training Modules, Special Assistance for Placement etc. will be borne by the student over and above the fees. It is desirable for every student to have own laptop for duration of the course.
(b) At the time of admission, an amount of Rs. 1500/- has to be paid in cash towards eligibility fee and house magazine subscription, Smart card. This fee will not be refunded under any circumstances.
(c) At the time of admission, an amount of Rs. 500/- has to be paid in cash towards library deposit. This deposit shall be refunded upon completion of the course.

#### Test Centers

The B-CAT 2015 Test will be held at following centers.
Pune, New Delhi, Navi Mumbai, Karad, Kolhapur, Sangli, Solapur, Lucknow
The authorities of Bharati Vidyapeeth University , however, reserve the right to make suitable change in center venues or schedule of B-CAT 2015 test subject to exigencies of the situation.

#### Curriculum

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