IGNOU also offers mca through distance learning. It is a 3-year programme during which one will study a wide range of topics in computer science and applications. You will receive support from IGNOU through the regional centre, study centre to which you will be allotted and also from IGNOU's website.Admissions takes place twice a year once in the month of july and once in the month of month of january.Before two months the application forms are released.
The broad objective of the MCA programme is to prepare graduate students for productive careers in software industry and academia by providing an outstanding environment for teaching and research in the core and emerging areas of the discipline. the minimum duration to complete this course is 3 yrs and the maximum duration is 6 yrs.in the final year one will be getting the oppurnity of even doing the project. For further details visit the website http://www.ignou.ac.in/