Master of Computer Applications (MCA)

Admission For The Year 2020 - 21


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Important Dates

Description Date Status
Last date to fill online application form 10th July 2020  
Issue of Hall Tickets for SET-MCA 18th July 2020  
Somaiya Entrance Test (SET) - MCA - (SET-MCA) 25th July 2020  
Announcement of Final Results 30th July 2020  
Programme Commencement To be announced soon  

Important Instructions


The Institute reserves the right to reschedule dates or change Somaiya Entrance Test (SET) - MCA (SET-MCA) Test Centers.


The second year fee has to be paid before the commencement of classes for the second year.


The fees for the first year has to be paid at the time of admission and the fee for the second year will have to be paid as per the schedule announced


Fee is payable fee payable by NEFT / Online (details of which will be uploaded later)


Hostel fee fee payable by NEFT / Online (details of which will be uploaded later)


Online Application Form fee Payable by NEFT / Credit Card / Debit Card / Online Payment


Eligibility Candidates having completed a minimum of three-year graduate programme in any discipline with minimum 50% aggregate marks from any University recognized by Association of Indian Universities (AIU)/AICTE are eligible for Master of Computer Applications (MCA). Candidates applying for their final exams in April-May 2020 can also apply. However, they should produce documentary evidence of having passed the graduation examination with minimum aggregate marks as specified above, on or before 31 July 2020, failing which the Candidates will forfeit the admission. The candidates must have completed the graduation examination process before joining the institute. The candidates must have studied Mathematics as one of the subjects at (10+2) level or at Graduate level examination

Qualifying Exam:

Somaiya Entrance Test (SET) - MCA - (SET-MCA)   (or)

MAH-MCA-CET - Conducted by Directorate of Technical Education (DTE)


Please note: K.J. Institute of Management does not have any agents, liason/admission offices, representatives or any other than office/s other than the institute’s office at Mumbai . Candidates are requested not to depend upon or deal with any person or organisation/s claiming to be associated with the institute’s activities or claiming to help with admission. The institute will not be held responsible for the same. The institute does not have any branches.

The institute office is situated at- K.J. Somaiya Institute of Management, Vidyanagar, Vidyavihar (East), Mumbai 400 077, Maharashtra (India)


Admission Process

About Somaiya Entrance Test – MCA (SET-MCA 2020)

Admission to FIRST YEAR MCA programme for the AY 2020-21 at K J Somaiya Institute of Management will be on the basis of Somaiya Entrance Test – MCA (SET MCA - 2020).

Mode of Examination

Mode of Examination Somaiya Entrance Test – MCA (SET-MCA 2020) will be conducted online and will comprise of 100 multiple choice questions from:

  • Mathematics and Statistics (30 Questions)
  • Logical Reasoning (30 Questions)
  • English Comprehension and Verbal Ability (20 Questions)
  • Computer and IT Concepts (20 Questions).

Medium of Question Paper will be ENGLISH


Ahmedabad, Akola, Aurangabad, Delhi, Indore, Jaipur, Jalgaon, Kolhapur, Kolkata, Kota, Mumbai, Nagpur, Nashik, Navi Mumbai, Pune, Rajkot, Surat and Thane

Note: The Institute reserves the rights for any change of date or cancel of SET-MCA Test centers


  • The candidates having Bachelor’s Degree (minimum 3-years duration) awarded by University recognized by University Grants Commission or Association of Indian Universities in any discipline with at least 50% marks in aggregate or equivalent.
  • Candidates appearing for final-year examination can also apply.
  • The candidates must have studied Mathematics as one of the subjects at (10+2) level or at Graduate level examination.

Examination Pattern Mode

Mode: Online

Duration: 3 hrs.

Marks: For each correct answer – Two (No Negative marks for incorrect answers)

Syllabus for Somaiya Entrance Test – MCA (SET – MCA 2020) - Click Here

Topic Number of Questions Marks for Correct Answers Max Marks (200)
Mathematics and Statistics 30 2 60
Logical Reasoning 30 2 60
English Comprehension and Verbal Ability 20 2 40
Computer and IT Concepts 20 2 40
Schedule of Events
Particulars Dates
Last Date to fill online Application form 10th July 2020
Issue of Hall Tickets 18th July 2020
Somaiya Entrance Test – MCA ( SET-MCA) 25th July 2020
Announcement of Final Results 30th July 2020
Programme Commencement To be announced soon

Selection Parameters

  • Qualifying Exam – Somaiya Entrance Test (SET) (or) MAH-MCA-CET

  • Past Academic Record – PAR

  • Achievement Awards

  • Work Experience – (WE)


Past academic records

SSC / Class X

  • X < 60% - (0)
  • 60%< =X < =69.99% -(3)
  • 70% <= X <= 79.99% -(5)
  • X>=80% - (8)
Max - 8

HSC / Class XII

  • XII< 60% - (0)
  • 60% <= XII < =69.99% -(3)
  • 70%<= XII < =79.99% -(5)
  • XII>=80% - (8)
Max – 8


  • Grad < 60% - (0)
  • 60% <= Grad <= 69.99% -(5)
  • 70% <= Grad < =79.99% -(7)
  • Grad>=80% - (10)
Max – 10

Additional Qualification

  • Any PG (4)
Max -4



  • Only Participation (0.5)
  • District level (1)
  • State Level (1.5)
  • International /National Level (2)
Max = 2

Extra - Curricular Activity

  • Only participation (0.5)
  • District Level (1)
  • State Level 1.5)
  • International /National Level (2)
Max = 2

Co - Curricular

  • Additional Qualification acquired from certified bodies (2)
Max = 2

Outsanding Achievements

  • Achievements other than work related / Professional Certification*
Max = 4
*Professional Certification
  • IT Company’s Certificate (Microsoft, Oracle, Cisco, Redhat)
  • Professional Bodies (CSI)
  • MOOC / Online Courses (“elite”)
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Fees Structure

  Academic Year 2020 - 21 Academic Year 2021 - 22
Application Form fee

Resident indians - 1500/- + ( Applicable Transaction Charges)

Total Fee including
Tuition Fee
Rs 2,49,000 /-

Rs 2,61,430/-

Hostel Fees
  Triple Sharing
Rent for 10 Months* Rs 1,37,500/-
Security Deposit** Rs 20,000/-
Registration Fee*** Rs 1,000/-
Mess Deposit** Rs 5,000/-
Total Rs 1,63,500/-

Note:- Mess Fees will be announced in the month of April 2020

To know more about the scholarship , Click here

*Per bed

**Refundable Amount - One time payment of accommodation in the first year

***One time payment non refundable in the first year

  • Room allotment is subject to availability