About Us

Welcome to Vijay Computer Academy (VCA) – Global IT education company

About VCA – India


To transform individuals, Corporations & Communities by providing world class Information Technology Education & Solutions. We are committed to the creation of better tomorrow, built by young & enthusiastic skilled IT professionals with a shared vision.


  • To establish Vijay Computer Academy as a global IT training company and make VCA a world-class IT training brand.
  • Empower youth and women worldwide with our career and job oriented globally recognised IT training.


VIJAY COMPUTER ACADEMY (VCA), established in 1990 in Vadodara, Gujarat, is one of the leading providers of IT education and training in India.  Since its inception, key focus of the Academy’s work has been to nurture the pipeline of computing professionals and help to prepare future generations for the ever-changing and dynamic world of computing and information technology.  From a single course to a global learning solution, VCA can help transform your people and organization to gain real, lasting benefits.

So far, VCA has trained more than 28,000+ students and the focus has been to provide quality education keeping in mind the need & requirements of IT industry.   By making learning easy, fun and delivered in a relaxed environment much of VCA’s success has come from the enthusiastic endorsement of the thousands of students and numerous companies who have personally experienced our friendly and simple training approach.


VCA has a global presence with its first location in Houston, TX.     VCA, a minority woman-owned, HUB certified small business, is a speciality provider of Corporate, Certification and Vocational IT training.

We have 28+ years of “hands – on” experience serving private & multinational companies, big corporations, government agencies, educational institutional and professionals globally.  We are widely acclaimed for transforming lives through our world class IT education and training solutions.


  • Globally recognised Classroom, Corporate, Online training , Vocational training provider since 1990.
  • Trained more than 28000+ people on various IT skills
  • Trained 16800 girls and women
  • Trained more than 5000+ employees of Govt. of Gujarat on various IT skills as a empanelled training company
  • Empowered more than 10,000+ youth and  5000+ young women in rural areas through our career and job oriented vocational training
  • 29+ years comprehensive global industry experience as doing business in India, USA, UK, African and Asian countries
  • Strong experience of design ,development and execution of youth, women empowerment projects through globally recognised IT training and education in urban and rural areas of India

Accreditations & Affiliations:

  • Accredited by Ministry of Information Technology ,Govt. of India to run AICTE approved NIELIT professional IT courses (Only institute offering NIELIT certification in Gujarat state since 1992)
  • Vocational Training Provider under Directorate General of Employment and Training (DGE&T), Ministry of Labor and Employment, INDIA
  • Common Service Center, Implemented under the National E-Governance Plan (NeGP) formulated by the Department of Electronics and Information Technology (DeitY), Government of India
  • NDLM center  under National Digital Literacy Mission, Digital Saksharta Abhiyan, Govt. of INDIA
  • NULM center – National Urban & livelihood Mission, Ministry of Housing and Urban Poverty Alleviation, Government of India
  • Empanelled for CCC/CCC+ training of Govt. of Gujarat Employees


  • Rashtriya Rattan’ Award (2003) by Global Economic Council, New Delhi, India
  • ‘Shiksha Samman Puraskar’ (2004) by Indian Economic Development & Research Association, New Delhi, India


  • Highly qualified, motivated and techno savvy team with powerful leadership.
  • Well qualified, experienced and graduated from best Indian Universities.
  • English speaking with effective communication skills.
  • Have excellent interpersonal and analytical abilities.

Founder: The Force behind VCA

  • Shefali Kapoor Patel is the founder and primary force behind VCA in India and U.S.A. and has been instrumental in its growth and positioning it as one of the leading provider of IT Training & Solutions in India. She is the recipient of several awards including the ‘Best Woman Entrepreneur of the Year’ in 1998.
  • With 28+ years experience in Information Technology (Education Domain) , she contributed in Administration, Finance, National & International Business Development, Marketing and R & D for all the companies.

She played an important role :

  • As an associate member of CSI (Computer Society of India) has helped many students by providing guidance and helping them out to choose their careers in various IT sectors.
  • As the executive committee member of SIG-MIT (Special Interest Group on Software Excellence), has made a significant contribution in various software development programmes undertaken by the group.
  • As a member of Indo-American Chamber of Commerce.
  • As a Management Counselor at SCORE.
  • She is an active participator in various Seminars, Workshops on Latest Computer Technology, Women Entrepreneurship Development, Women Empowerment, IT business development etc.


  • Well established offices in India and USA with latest infrastructure
  • Centrally located in a prime commercial area.
  • Fully furnished air-conditioned premise.
  • Servers , Desktops, Laptops in redundant configuration.
  • 24 hrs. Internet connection.
  • Well-equipped Library with latest books on IT

Going global:

VCA has worked in various countries like Mauritius , UK, USA, African countries