BCC Course - An Introduction

In step with effort to achieve the objective of achieving computer literacy in an inclusive manner, NIELIT has launched a new programme, “Basic Computer Course (BCC)”. The objective of the course is to impart basic level computer appreciation programme with more emphasis on hands on training. The Course is designed for VIIIth Standard pass students. Initially, the course was conceived as to boost the concept of introducing a course on computer fundamentals, especially for students, studying vocational courses at ITIs/ITCs.  However, the course has gained popularity amongst many more categories. The programme can equip a person to use the computers in day-to-day life for professional and personal use. This course is, therefore, designed to be more practical oriented.


The candidates can appear in the NIELIT BCC Examination either through NIELIT approved Institutes which are permitted to conduct BCC Course and having obtained E-Provisional no. / Registration no. or as Direct applicant irrespective of any educational qualifications.

BCC Examination Fees:

Rs. 200/- + Service Tax

Duration of the Course:

Normally the BCC course duration is 36 hours (Theory: 10 hrs + Practical: 22 hrs. + Tutorial: 4 hrs.)

BCC Syllabus:

S.No. Topics Theory Tutorial Practicals
1. Knowing computer 1 1 1
2. Operating Computer using GUI Based Operating System 2 - 4
3. Understanding Word Processing 2 1 6
4. Using Spread Sheet 1 1 4
5. Communicating using the Internet 1 - 2
6. WWW and web browsers 1 - 2
7. Communication and Collaboration 1 - 2
8. Making small presentations 1 1 1


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