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Bachelor of Computer Applications

Bachelor of Computer Applications

Batch Start Date 31st July 2023

Key Benefits of the Program

  • INR20 Lakhs

    Significant savings of upto INR 20 Lakhs compared to studying full degree in Australia

  • Upto36 Months

    Eligible for PGWP/Post Study Work/OPT visa application after graduation

  • INR35 Lakhs

    Average salary in Australia after completion of the course

Program Structure and Fees

Bachelor of Computer Applications / Bachelor of Information Technology is a 3 years course where in the first year you will be studying online with Indian Partner University. Tuition fees for year 1 of course is INR 3,55,000 (inclusive of taxes). For 2nd & 3rd year you will be going to Australia and study in University of Canberra, Australia. Tuition fees for University of Canberra is approximately AUD 30,000 per annum(as per 2021 Fee Schedule)*. You will also have to incur AUD 21,041* per annum as living cost in Australia. On-campus option will be made available at additional cost to students when Covid related norms are relaxed and on-campus education is allowed.
  1. Country


    Course Name

    • Bachelor of Computer Applications


    • Class 12th percentage should be more than 50% in the year 2022/2023

    Tuition Fees

    INR 3,55,000

    Cost of Living


    Mode of Teaching



    1 year

  2. CRICOS provider code 00212K



    Course Name

    • Bachelor of Business Informatics
    • Bachelor of Software Engineering
    • +3


    • Students looking to transfer to University of Canberra courses in Year 2, will have to ensure 60% marks at the end of Year 1
    • IELTS Score of 6 with minimum of 6 in each band

    Tuition Fees

    ~ AUD 28,700 - 34,400 Per Annum

    Cost of Living

    ~ AUD 20000

    Mode of Teaching



    2 years

Other Benefits

  • Eligible for transfer to on-campus studies in top Australian Universities
  • End-to-end application, counseling and visa application support from upGrad
  • Weekly doubt clearing session
  • Daily live classes as well as small group coaching sessions
  • In-built IELTS/PTE training and study abroad modules to meet Australian study requirement
About Indian Partner University
About University of Canberra
About Australia


International Partnership Scholarship


International Partnership Scholarship

Award Amount :
10%Scholarship for the duration of the Bachelor Degree at University of Canberra
Eligibility :
  • 70% in the 1st year of study at Indian Partner University

International Partnership High Achievers Scholarship


International Partnership High Achievers Scholarship

Award Amount :
20%Scholarship for the duration of the Bachelor Degree at University of Canberra
Eligibility :
  • 85% in the 1st year of study at Indian Partner University

Career Opportunities

All Positions

Network and Software

Software Engineering

Business Informatics

Information Technology

  • Software Developer

    AUD 70000 Annually

  • Information Technology (IT) Manager

    AUD 70000 Annually

  • Network Engineer

    AUD 54000 Annually

  • Front End Developer

    AUD 53000 Annually

  • Systems Engineer

    AUD 51000 Annually

  • Full Stack Software Developer

    AUD 54000 Annually

  • Management Consultant

    AUD 60000 Annually

  • Network Administrator

    AUD 50000 Annually

  • Project Manager, IT

    AUD 60000 Annually

  • Business Analyst

    AUD 58000 Annually

  • Systems Administrator

    AUD 51000 Annually

  • SQL Consultant

    AUD 67000 Annually

  • Software Engineer

    AUD 78972 Annually

  • Technical Support Engineer

    AUD 50000 Annually

  • Data Analyst

    AUD 52000 Annually


Indian Partner UniversityBachelor of Computer Applications


University of CanberraBachelor of Business Informatics


University of CanberraBachelor of Software Engineering


University of CanberraBachelor of Information Technology


University of CanberraBachelor of Engineering in Network and Software Engineering (Honours)


University of CanberraBachelor of Engineering (Honours)

  • 38


  • 190

    Hours of Recorded Content

  • 80

    Case studies and Projects

  • 150

    Live Sessions

Frequently Asked Questions


Are Indian Partner University's Online Degree Programs recognized by partner Australian Universities?

Indian Partner University's Online Degree Programs are designed and delivered as per the University Grants Regulations, 2020. As per these regulations, institutions with a NAAC rating of 3.26 and above are pre-approved to launch online degree programs. Indian Partner University has a NAAC rating of 3.28. Our University Partners have reviewed the content and pedagogy and post that provided approval for students who complete year 1 with Indian Partner University successfully to be eligible to join 2nd year at their Australia campus.

Can I join this program without an IELTS Score and attempt IELTS after joining the program?

Yes, you can join this program without a IELTS score & upGrad will help you prepare for the English Entrance test to establish your current English proficiency to be eligible for the Bachelor’s program in Australia.

What is a conditional offer letter and how is it different from a confirmed offer letter?

Conditional offer letters will be issued to you by Australian University Partners based on documents submitted by upGrad. These documents will be class 10th & 12th marksheets, resume, passport and photographs. Conditional offer letter is an offer letter which will be converted into a confirmed offer once students meet conditions mentioned in the conditional offer letter. These conditions will be English proficiency conditions, successful completion of course at Indian Partner University and any other condition which university deems fit.

Can we get an IELTS/PTE/TOEFL waiver, if we study through upGrad?

To study in Australian Universities, you will have to meet Australian English Proficiency Requirements. Initially, we will apply on your behalf for a conditional offer letter to universities where IELTS score will not be required. But for a confirmed offer letter, you will have to meet University IELTS requirements which will be specified in your conditional offer letter.

I have not yet received Class 12 marks, am I eligible to apply for this program?

Yes, you can apply and block your seat for the program in case you have given exams in 2022 academic year for class 12 and not yet received marksheet. You can block your seat by paying INR 25,000. Rest of the fees will be payable once you receive the marksheet. You need to score minimum 50% or above marks to be eligible for the course. In case you do not score 50%, you can request for a refund of your block payment as per the refund policy.

About the Bachelor’s Program in Australia

How can I apply for the program?

A.Applications can be submitted online via upGrad.com. 
B.Based on the confirmation of eligibility, a provisional offer letter will be rolled out. 
C.Enrolled learners will receive ID cards from Indian Partner University.

What are the courses options available for a Bachelor's degree at the Australian University?

At University of Canberra, Australia you will have option to pursue following course
- Bachelor of Business Informatics
- Bachelor of Software Engineering
-Bachelor of Information Technology
- Bachelor of Engineering in Network and Software Engineering (Honours)
- Bachelor of Engineering (Honours)

Will I be supported for IELTS/PTE/TOEFL or other English language exams during the 1st year of Bachelor's Degree?

Yes, upGrad will help you prepare for the English Entrance test to establish your current English proficiency to be eligible for the Bachelor’s program in Australia.

University Partners

Do we get a conditional offer letter at the initial stage or after completion of the 1st year with Indian Partner University?

Once you enrol in the Bachelors Program with upGrad and provide all the required documents, upGrad will submit applications to university partners on your behalf. University partners will release a conditional offer letter within one month of application submission.

Which universities will I get the conditional offer letter from if I enroll in the Indian Partner University Bachelor’s program?

Once you enrol in the Bachelors Program, an upGrad counsellor will help you choose a partner university and program where you can study after successfully completing the Program. The Program leads to multiple university and degree options (detail can be found in the brochure). Students can make an application to more than one university partner and program.

How many intakes are available for the Australian partner bachelor degrees?

Australian universities generally have two intakes each year: Semester 1, which starts late February*/early March* and Semester 2, which starts late July*/early August*. A number of universities follow a trimester system and have an additional intake in November* each year.

What will be the alternate option if I could not get a conditional offer letter from one of upGrad’s partner universities?

This is a highly unlikely scenario. But in case you are not able to get a conditional offer letter despite providing all the documents, you can continue the Bachelor's degree program with Indian Partner University and acquire the online degree.


Will upGrad help me in writing Academic and Visa SOP?

Yes, upGrad will help with your Academic and Visa SOP and will also organize training on how to write a good SOP.

Can we get a PSW visa if we study for this program in India and then 2 years at an Australian university?

Australian Post-Study Work visas are available to all the students who have completed at least 2 academic years on campus in Australia.

What are the financial requirements of an Australian Student visa?

A.For an Australian student visa, applicants need to have sufficient funds that are genuinely available to the student to pay for tuition fees, travel, living expenses, and miscellaneous expenses like OSHC (health insurance) while studying in Australia. This can be demonstrated by providing evidence of funds for the first 12 months of studies.
B.Contact upGrad to discuss accepted funding sources and financial documents.
C.E.g. Calculation of 12 months’ of funds is as follows:
D.Currently, the annual living cost in Australia is;
E.1. Student - AUD 21,041 (INR 10,60,000)
F.Yearly Tuition Fee cost is;
G.AUD 31,360 to 35,600 (INR 17,40,000 to 19,80,000)
H.Miscellaneous Expenses
I.AUD 2,200 (INR 1,20,000)
J.Hence total fund required are 10.6 Lakhs + 17.4 Lakhs + 1.2 Lakhs or ~30 Lakhs

How much are living expenses for a year in Australia?

A.Living expenses in Australia for international students are AUD 21,041 (INR 10,60,000) and if students are also taking their spouse and child with them the additional cost will be AUD 7,362 (INR 4,10,000) for spouse and AUD 3,152 (INR 1,75,000) per child.
B.Also, the candidate needs to show an additional AUD 2,200 (INR 1,22,000) for travel and health insurance for the complete duration of the program.
C.Some of our partner universities have campuses in regional areas where the cost of living is lower.

What will be the alternate pathway, if I could not get a visa from Australia after completion of the program?

As you will be studying in the Indian Partner University program, you will be able to successfully complete the course through Indian Partner University in case you are not able to secure Australian Visa.

What are the documents required for filing Australian visa?

At the time of visa application, students need to submit a range of documents; a valid passport, Confirmation of Enrolment (CoE), unconditional offer letter, all certified or notarized academic documents, work experience documents (if any), health checkup (HAP ID), English language proficiency scores, financial documents, evidence of your relationship with your parents/spouse (sponsor of funds), Statement of Purpose (SOP) and debit/credit card for the visa fee (AUD 620).

What are the part-time working rules for studying in Australia?

International students in Australia on a valid Student visa can work for up to 20 hours per week while the university is in session. There is no limit on the number of hours students can work during recognised university vacations.


What is the process of payment for this program?

Initially you need to deposit INR 25,000 as block amount for seat booking. 15 days before the start of course and once you have Class 12 marksheet available, you need to make a complete payment of the remaining amount. You can opt for no cost EMI with our partner institutions if you want to pay in installments.

Can I pay in the semester fees?

Total fees has two components of - 1. University fees and 2. articulation fees. Articulation fees need to be paid together at once. You can avail a 0% EMI option with a monthly instalment and a down payment of ₹25000 to block your seat. If you are availing 0% credit card EMI, upGrad will not charge any processing fees or down payment for these transactions. Your bank may levy GST or other taxes on the interest component of the EMI. University fees can be paid in 2 semesters.