How To Take Affiliation

A prospective study centre should apply with complete details of Self, Premises, Available Hardware & Available Facilities at centre. All the details required in a data sheet which is attached at downloads.

After receiving the application and the data sheet at the head office of “Rashtriya Computer Saksharta Abhiyan”(RCSA) . RCSA would conduct a personal interview of applicant by the director of RCSA. A professional team will visit the prospective centre if needed.

Eligibility Criteria for RCSA Centre

The RCSA Study Centre should satisfy the following criteria:-

  1. Should be in business (IT related or otherwise) or should be a professional with the required entrepreneurial acumen.
  2. Should be willing to invest required amount of money in setting up a centre with proper infrastructure and man power.
  3. Should have commitment for providing quality training to students
  4. Should be willing to be a part of the RCSA team in accepting the terms and condition and procedures as laid down by RCSA.

Infrastructure Requirement

RCSA Specification
Metro City (Urban)
Non Metro City (Urban)
Tehsil (Rural)
Village (Rural)
a) Area (Sq. Ft.)
900 - 1200
600- 1000
800- 1000
b) No. of Class Rooms
c) Sitting capacity per class room
d) Lab room
e) No. of systems
F) Electricity Power Backup (Inverter/Genrator)

Hardware Requirements

  1. One Pentium server Nodes connected as per RCSA Site Specification.
  2. Necessary Hardware compatibility for Internet
  3. Printer (Dot Matrix / Inkjet / Laserjet)
  4. UPS (500 VA) / Generator
  5. Minimum 1 A.C. Unit

Manpower Requirement

Knowledge of Computer Software Training, Experience, having Good Management Skills.
Thorough knowledge of subject, disciplined, Student’s problem solving capacity.
Pleasant personality with good communication skills, knowledge of computer courses, disciplined.
Marketing Executive
Experienced, Hardworking, knowledge of computer courses, Good communication skills.
Office Boys
Disciplined & Experience.

Profitability Of Operations

The granting of study centre status would be possible after careful study of the market potential, number of students graduation form the relevant streams etc. The specifics in terms of operational economics will be discussed in person with each of the study centres. The study centres are required to make a study of the Engineering Colleges, Polytechnics and science college and other institutes of the area by way to the number of students passing out each year.

Expectation From The Affiliated Study Centre

The study centre should be able to have a centre at a prime location of the city/town. The centre would have separate class rooms, Computer Lab and Reception / office room. The centre would have proper ventilation and proper lighting. The block and sub block level centres may not have the above infrastructure but should have generally clean surroundings.

By Way Of Equipment And Facilities

Depending on the potential of the area and under consultation with RCSA, the study centre should have or should be in a position to acquire the number of computers, printers, equipment, tools and consumable and the proper software that would be required to effectively convey the course to the students. The study centre should have a well equipped library, housing books as prescribed by the RCSA central coordinating office. Further the study centre shall subscribe to periodicals as.

In Operations.................

Each study centre would be provided with a detailed operational manual which provide guidelines to various aspects like
  • Internal systems and procedures.
  • External Interface
  • Co-ordinations
  • Examination procedure.
  • Certificate issue procedures