DU MCA Syllabus 2021 - Check Section & Topic wise Syllabus PDFs here
DU MCA Syllabus 2021 - The concerned authorities at Delhi University are responsible for releasing DU MCA entrance syllabus. The National Testing Agency shall conduct the DU MCA entrance exam based on the official syllabus. The DU MCA 2021 syllabus is divided into 4 subjects and the major part for MCA is covered by Mathematics. DU MCA 2021 admissions will be done on the basis of candidate’s performance in DUET. The article below contains detailed DU MCA syllabus 2021. Candidates can also find the link to DU MCA 2021 syllabus pdf issued by Delhi University at the end of this article.
Sectional Distribution of Weightage for DU MCA Syllabus 2021
Section | No. of Questions | Marks |
Mathematics | 30 | 120 |
English | 10 | 40 |
Logical Ability | 6 | 24 |
Computer Science | 4 | 16 |
Total | 50 | 200 |
DU MCA 2021 Exam Pattern
Particulars | Details |
Mode of Exam | Computer Based Test (CBT) |
Medium of Exam | English |
Duration of Exam | 2 hours |
Number of Questions | 50 |
Type of Questions | Multiple choice questions |
Marking Scheme | +4 for every correct response -1 for every incorrect response 0 for no response |
DU MCA Syllabus 2021
Subject | Topic | Sub-Topic |
Mathematics (Calculus) | Calculus | Limit and continuity of a function: (ε-δ and sequential approach). |
Properties of continuous functions including intermediate value theorem | ||
Differentiability | ||
Rolle’s theorem | ||
Lagrange’s mean value theorem | ||
Cauchy mean value theorem with geometrical interpretations | ||
Uniform continuity | ||
Definitions and techniques for finding asymptotes singular points | ||
Tracing of standard curves | ||
Integration of irrational functions. | ||
Reduction formulae | ||
Rectification | ||
Quadrature | ||
Volumes Sequences to be introduced through the examples arising in Science beginning with finite sequences, followed by concepts of recursion and difference equations. For instance, the sequence arising from Tower of Hanoi game, the Fibonacci sequence arising from branching habit of trees and breeding habit of rabbits | ||
Convergence of a sequence and algebra of convergent sequences. | ||
Illustration of proof of convergence of some simple sequences such as (–1)n /n, I/n2 , (1+1/n)n , sin n/n, xn with 0 < x < 1 | ||
Graphs of simple concrete functions such as polynomial, trigonometric, inverse trigonometric, exponential, logarithmic and hyperbolic functions arising in problems or chemical reaction, simple pendulum, radioactive decay, temperature cooling/heating problem and biological rhythms | ||
Successive differentiation | ||
Leibnitz theorem | ||
Recursion formulae for higher derivative | ||
Functions of two variables | ||
Graphs and Level Curves of functions of two variables | ||
Partial differentiation upto second order | ||
Computation of Taylor’s Maclaurin’s series of functions such as ex , log(1 + x), sin (2x), cos x | ||
Their use in polynomial approximation and error estimation | ||
Formation and solution of Differential equations arising in population growth, radioactive decay, administration of medicine and cell division | ||
Geometry and Vector Calculus | Techniques for sketching parabola, ellipse and hyperbola | |
Reflection properties of parabola, ellipse and hyperbola | ||
Classification of quadratic equations representing lines, parabola, ellipse and hyperbola | ||
Differentiation of vector valued functions, gradient, divergence, curl and their geometrical interpretation | ||
Spheres, Cylindrical surfaces. Illustrations of graphing standard quadric surfaces like cone, ellipsoid | ||
Mathematics (Algebra) | Complex Numbers | Geometrical representation of addition, subtraction, multiplication and division of complex numbers |
Lines half planes, circles, discs in terms of complex variables | ||
Statement of the Fundamental Theorem of Algebra and its consequences, De Moivre’s theorem for rational indices and its simple applications | ||
Matrices | R, R2 , R3 as vector spaces over R | |
Standard basis for each of them | ||
Concept of Linear Independence and examples of different bases | ||
Subspaces of R2 , R3 | ||
Translation, Dilation, Rotation, Reflection in a point, line and plane | ||
Matrix form of basic geometric transformations | ||
Interpretation of eigenvalues and eigenvectors for such transformations and eigenspaces as invariant subspaces | ||
Matrices in diagonal form | ||
Reduction to diagonal form upto matrices of order 3 | ||
Computation of matrix inverses using elementary row operations | ||
Rank of matrix | ||
Solutions of a system of linear equations using matrices | ||
Illustrative examples of above concepts from Geometry, Physics, Chemistry, Combinatorics and Statistics | ||
Groups | Definition and examples of groups, examples of abelian and nonabelian groups: the group Zn of integers under addition modulo n and the group U (n) of units under multiplication modulo n | |
Cyclic groups from number systems, complex roots of unity, circle group, the general linear group GL (n,R), groups of symmetries of (i) an isosceles triangle, (ii) an equilateral triangle, (iii) a rectangle, and (iv) a square, the permutation group Sym (n), Group of quaternions, Subgroups, cyclic subgroups, the concept of a subgroup generated by a subset and the commutator subgroup of group, examples of subgroups including the center of a group | ||
Cosets, Index of subgroup, Lagrange’s theorem, order of an element | ||
Normal subgroups: their definition, examples, and characterizations | ||
Quotient groups | ||
Rings | Definition an examples of rings, examples of commutative and noncommutative rings, rings from number systems, Zn the ring of integers modulo n, ring of real quaternions, rings of matrices, polynomial rings, and rings of continuous functions | |
Subrings and ideals, Integral domains and fields, examples of fields: Zp , Q, R, and C | ||
Field of rational functions | ||
Vector spaces | Definition and examples of vector spaces | |
Subspaces and its propertie | ||
Linear independence, basis, invariance of basis size, dimension of a vector space | ||
Linear Transformations on real and complex vector spaces: definition, examples, kernel, range, rank, nullity, isomorphism theorems | ||
Mathematics (Real Analysis) | Real Sequences | Finite and infinite sets, examples of countable and uncountable sets |
Real line, bounded sets, suprema and infima, statement of order completeness property of R, Archimedean property of R, intervals | ||
Concept of cluster points and statement of Bolzano Weierstrass’ theorem | ||
Cauchy convergence criterion for sequences | ||
Cauchy’s theorem on limits, order preservation and squeeze theorem, monotone sequences and their convergence | ||
Infinite Series | Infinite series | |
Cauchy convergence criterion for series, positive term series, geometric series, comparison test, convergence of p-series, Root test, Ratio test, alternating series, Leibnitz’s test | ||
Definition and examples of absolute and conditional convergence | ||
Sequences and series of functions, Pointwise and uniform convergence | ||
M-test, change or order of limits | ||
Power Series: radius of convergence, Definition in terms of Power series and their properties of exp (x), sin (x), cos (x) | ||
Riemann Integration | Riemann integral, integrability of continuous and monotonic functions | |
Computer Science | Data representation | |
Boolean circuits and their simplification | ||
C-programming: Data types, constants and variables, operators and expressions | ||
Control structures | ||
Use of functions, scope | ||
Arrays | ||
Logical ability & English Comprehension | Problem-solving using basic concepts of arithmetic, algebra, geometry and data analysis | |
Reading comprehension | ||
Correct usage of English language |
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Questions related to DU MCA Entrance Exam
my aggregate in bca is 59% and dus eligiblity is 60% . i am in EWS category so can i get some benefit of that ?
Hello,
The eligibility criteria to get admission in MCA in Delhi University is that a candidate is that a candidate must have passed any bachelor degree with at least two subjects in Mathematical Sciences (Mathematics, Computer Science, Statistics, Operational Research) in semester mode or at least one subject in Mathematical Sciences (Mathematics, Computer Science, Statistics, Operational Research) under annual mode from the University of Delhi or any other University. Candidate must have passed with 60% or its equivalent CGPA. Relaxation in minimum aggregate percentage is given for SC, ST and OBC category only. There is no relaxation given for EWS category. You need to score 60% to be eligible.
http://cs.du.ac.in/admission/mca/
sir today is 3rd april but in du official site there is no any notice about fill Mca Entrance application form 2020. But you say application form date start from 2nd April. Can you provide link to go directly at application page.
Due to COVID 19 pandemic registration process for all undergraduate and postgraduate programs are on hold till further notified. Earlier,the registration process was to commence from 2nd April,but the officials will announce new dates regarding this matter at the official website of Delhi University at du.ac.in, so stay updated,you can also follow our page for latest updates at https://www.google.com/amp/s/university.careers360.com/articles/du-admission/amp
sir, when will application form for du mca entrance will be released....some sites say its from mar2.2020.& while some say apr2.2020... when is the exact date of release
Hello Aspirant,
DU MCA Application form is expected to come out on 2nd April, 2020. You can check the further related DU MCA admission to go through with the given below link.
https://it.careers360.com/articles/du-mca
Good Luck!
Im persuing BCA from Jiwaji university, Gwalior.. And I have given exams of 5th semester and Result is not out yet.... So I wanna ask that can i fill the form of DU MCA entrance exam ????
hi,
see the final year candidates are also eligible to apply, you need to attest the self attested copy of admit card during the application process. the basic eligibility criteria is you need to secure 60% marks in graduation course with mathematics as a subject in your graduation course. follow the below link to know in details,
i am completed b.sc math. can i apply for mca
Hello!
Yes You can Apply!
Here is the M.C.A. Eligibility.
Any graduate who has passed or appearing for the final year degree examination in any discipline (Science, Commerce, Arts, Engineering or any approved University) is eligible to apply. Candidates must have mathematics as a subject in their 10+2 course or any one year of graduation.
So Surely you can apply for It !
Best of Luck for your Future!