PGDCA means Post Graduate Diploma In Computer Applications. It is a one year course in India after 10th grade of education for students interested in Computer applications. This course was started for people to learn computer applications in different fields like banking ,insurance and accounting. PGDCA allows students to seek professional computer knowledge. APGDCA is "Advanced Post Graduate Diploma In Computer Applications" which is for 2 years. PGDCA and APGDCA gives students the career prospects of becoming System Analyst, Software Engineer, Training Faculty, R&D Scientist, EDP Manager and many more.