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Kerala University Admission 2021 - Apply for UG Admission, PG Admission, PhD Admission, & More

The University of Kerala is one of the first 16 Universities in India, founded as the University of Travancore in the then princely state of Travancore in 1937. Below mentioned is the latest news about the university.

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The University of Kerala has Chancellors Award for Best University in the state and is built in a spacious campus adjoining the technopark in the capital city of the state. The university offers masters programmes and M.Phil programmes in all traditional disciplines and some chosen unique disciplines. Some of the latest news about the university are given below.

Mentioned below are the latest University of Kerala admission updates which contain the updates regarding the last date for admission, application form details, and application fees amongst others.

University of Kerala Admission 2020: Quick Updates

  • Kerala University admissions are open for various UG/ PG/Ph.D. programmes for the academic year 2020.
  • Eligible candidates can register/ login on the university website for Kerala University admissions-2020.
  • Admission to MSW and MAHRM programmes for the academic year 2020-21 is open at Loyola College of Social Sciences. The date of issuing the application starts from April 15th, 2020. The last date of the issue and receipt of the application is July 14th, 2020.
  • Admission to PG Diploma in English Communications (PGDEC) under Kerala University admissions 2020 is open. Eligible candidates can submit their application in the university office. The last date for submitting the application form with a super fine of INR 400 is June 18th, 2020.
  • Submission of application for Ph.D. Course Work Examination is open for Kerala University admissions. The last date for submitting a duly filled in application without a fine is July 6th, 2020 (5.00 PM) and with a fine of INR 150 is July 8th, 2020 (5.00 PM). The applications are received up to July 10th, 2020 (5.00 PM) with a super fine of INR 400.

The University of Kerala admission consists of 41 departments of research and teaching alongside 16 faculties. UG, PG, and Doctoral courses in several specializations in the field of Arts, Science, Technology, Architecture, commerce, etc are offered for Kerala University admissions. The colleges affiliated to the Kerala University has increased from just 10 colleges at the very beginning to a massive 150 colleges and is striving towards new success. It is the best University in the state whose campus is next to the technopark in the capital city of God's own country, Kerala.

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Kerala University Admissions 2021

Several Undergraduate, Postgraduate, and Doctoral courses in different specializations in the field of Arts, Science, Technology, Architecture, commerce, etc are offered for Kerala University admissions 2021. Admission for most of the Undergraduate programs offered by the University of Kerala is based on merit and marks obtained by candidates in the qualifying examination. For PG courses, Kerala University admissions are done based on candidates’ performance in the entrance and interview conducted by the university. Here are the 2021 admission and courses details provided for the students who want to apply for the University of Kerala admission.

Kerala University UG Admission 2021

Kerala University admissions comprised of a number of undergraduate courses for the interested candidates. The basic eligibility for these courses is to have a 10+2 degree and the University of Kerala admissions are done based on merit and marks obtained by candidates in the qualifying examination.

Kerala University UG Admission Course, Eligibility, Admission Details

Kerala University admissions are offered based on the final merit list prepared by the university. The confirmation of the seats is done only after candidates participate in several allotment rounds that are done by the university.

Course Eligibility Admission Criteria
B.Sc Mathematics 10+2 in Science stream with Mathematics as one of the subjects Marks in the qualifying examination and marks in Mathematics
B.Sc Physics 10+2 in Science stream with Physics as one of the subjects Marks in the qualifying examination and marks in Physics
B.Sc Chemistry 10+2 in Science stream with Chemistry as one of the subjects Marks in the qualifying examination and marks in Chemistry
B.Sc in Zoology, Botany, Microbiology 10+2 in Science stream with Biology as one of the subjects Qualifying examination marks and marks in Biology
B.Sc Geology 10+2 with any two subjects among Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics, Geology or Statistics Marks in the qualifying examination and 15% of marks in Geology will add weightage for those who have studied Geology
B.Sc Geography 10+2 with Geography as one of the subjects or one among Mathematics, Geology, Chemistry, Physics, Statistics, Computer Science Marks in the qualifying examination and 15% of marks in Geography will add weightage for those who have studied Geography
B.Sc Home Science 10+2 with Chemistry or Home Science as one of the subjects Marks in the qualifying examination and 15% of marks in Home Science will add weightage for those who have studied Home Science
B.Sc Statistics 10+2 in with Mathematics as one of the subjects and one subject among Physics, Computer Science or Statistics Marks in the qualifying examination marks scored in Mathematics and 15% of marks in Statistics will add weightage for those who have studied Statistics
B.Sc Polymer Chemistry 10+2 with Chemistry as one of the subjects Marks in the qualifying examination and marks in Chemistry
B.Sc Biochemistry 10+2 with Chemistry and Biology as one of the subjects
B.Sc Psychology 10+2 from a recognized Board Marks in the qualifying examination and 15% of marks in Psychology will add weightage for those who have studied Psychology at +2 level. Marks in the qualifying examination and 10% of marks in Mathematics or Biology (whichever is higher) for those who studied Mathematics or Biology, but not Psychology at the +2 level.
BA Economics 10+2 or equivalent from a recognized Board as accepted by the University Marks in the qualifying examination and marks in Economics
BA History Marks in the qualifying examination and marks in History and a weightage of 25 marks for each history paper
BA Political Science Marks in the qualifying examination and marks in Political Science
BA Sociology Marks in the qualifying examination and marks in Sociology
BA Islamic History Marks in the qualifying examination and marks in Islamic History
BA English Marks in the qualifying examination (1200) with double the percentage of marks for General English
BA Philosophy Marks in the qualifying examination and marks in Part III Philosophy (Optional)
BA Honours in English Language & Literature 10+2 or equivalent with 70% (SC-60%, ST- 55%) from a recognized Board as accepted by the University Marks in the qualifying examination (1200) with double the percentage of marks for General English
BA in Malayalam, Hindi, Sanskrit, Tamil 10+2 or equivalent from a recognized Board as accepted by the University Total marks in the qualifying examination mark secured in the optional language under Part III and 50% weightage of marks scored in Second Language under Part II
BA Arabic 10+2 or equivalent accepted by the University. Or a pass in BA Afzal-ul-Ulama preliminary course (10+2 pattern) recognized by the University of Kerala Qualifying examination marks, the marks secured in the optional language under Part III, 50% weightage of marks scored in Second Language under Part II, total CGPA of Afzal-ul-Ulama preliminary and 50% weightage of grades scored in Part I Arabic
B.Com Commerce (Finance/ Co-operation/ Tourism & Travel Management/ Computer Application Insurance Banking) 10+2 or equivalent from a recognized Board as accepted by the University. Students from the Non-Commerce group should have at least 45% aggregate marks Marks in the qualifying examination, marks in Accountancy and 15% weightage of marks scored in Business Studies
BA Music 10+2 or Pre-degree or an equivalent qualification as recognized by the University of Kerala Marks in the qualifying examination. Marks obtained in Music (if Music is an optional +2). Marks in aptitude test.
BPA in Vocal, Veena, Violin, Mridangam & Dance 10+2 or Pre-degree or an equivalent qualification recognized by the University of Kerala. Pass in the Second year Ganabhooshanam is also eligible for 1st year BPA Course. BA/ B.Sc/ B.Com degree examination from other Universities are eligible if they fulfill the eligibility condition. No age limit. On the basis of an aptitude test. 10+2 or Pre-degree with Music as one of the optional subjects and pass in the second year of Ganabhooshanam will get weightage of 25 marks.
B.Sc Biotechnology 10+2 with Biology as one of the subjects from a recognized University Qualifying examination marks and marks in Biology/ Biotechnology (whichever is highest)
B.Sc in Environmental Science & Environment and Water Management, Biochemistry & Industrial Microbiology Qualifying examination marks and marks in Biology
B.Sc Physics & Computer Application 10+2 with Physics as one of the subjects from a recognized University Qualifying examination marks and marks in Physics
B.Sc Chemistry & Industrial Chemistry 10+2 with Chemistry as one of the subjects from a recognized University Qualifying examination marks and marks in Chemistry
BA Journalism and Mass Communication 10+2 with passing marks from a recognized University Marks in the qualifying examination and 10% of the marks in Journalism as weightage for those with Journalism as a subject at the +2 level
BA Malayalam and Mass Communication 10+2 or equivalent from a recognized University. Those who have studied other languages are also eligible. Marks obtained in 10+2 is the basis. 50% weightage on marks for additional language Malayalam and marks scored for optional Malayalam/ Journalism (for candidates who have studied Malayalam / Journalism as optional)
B.Com (Commerce & Hotel Management and Catering), (Commerce & Tax Procedure and Practice), (Commerce and Tourism and Travel Management), (Commerce with Computer Application) 10+2 or equivalent from a recognized University. Non-Commerce group students should have a minimum of 45% aggregate marks Higher Secondary marks scored in Accountancy and weightage of 15% of marks scored for Business Studies
B.Sc Biotechnology (Multimajor) 10+2 with Biology / Science Group (Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics) with Biotechnology as one of the subjects Marks in Higher Secondary and marks in Biology / Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics with Biotechnology as one of the subjects
B.Sc Computer Science 10+2 or any other examination recognized as equivalent by the University of Kerala with Mathematics as one of the optional subjects Marks obtained for the qualifying examination, marks for Mathematics and Physics / Computer Science. For those who have studied Computer Science in +2, the scores of CS will be added instead of Physics.
B.Sc Electronics 10+2 or equivalent with Physics as one of the subjects Qualifying examination marks and marks in Physics
BCA 10+2 or equivalent with Mathematics as one of the optional subjects Qualifying examination marks and marks in Mathematics
BBA, BMS Hotel Management 10+2 with any subject combined with a minimum of 45% marks in aggregate Marks in 10+2 is the basis for admission
BSW 10+2 or it's equivalent recognized by the University Qualifying examination marks and 10% weightage on marks scored in Social Work for those who have studied Social Work as a subject at +2 level
B.Voc Software Development 10+2 or it's equivalent in Science stream from a recognized University Admission is based on marks in +2. Those who passed the Vocational Higher Secondary course will get an additional weightage of 25 marks in the ranking index. To calculate the ranking mark in any stream convert the qualifying examination mark to 1200.
B.Voc Tourism and Hospitality Management 10+2 or equivalent with minimum 45% marks in aggregate

Kerala University PG Admission 2021

Kerala University admissions also comprise of various postgraduate courses such as M. Tech, M.Plan, M.Arch, MBA, and MCA. Part-time PG courses are also available under the University of Kerala admission. The basic minimum eligibility for PG courses is to have an undergraduate degree. Kerala University admissions are done based on the candidates' performance in the entrance examination.

Kerala University PG Admission: Course, Eligibility, Admission Details

Admission to MBA courses under Kerala University admissions are offered on the basis of marks secured by the candidate in KMAT/ CAT or CMAT followed by Group Discussion and Personal Interview. University of Kerala admissions for all the postgraduate courses is done by the university based on a separate entrance test followed by an interview. Candidates qualified through GATE are also eligible to apply for the M.Tech program.

Course Eligibility Admission Criteria
ME The interested candidate must have passed BE with 55% marks (50% for PWD/ ST/ SC/ and 53% for OBC) in aggregate GATE score or entrance test conducted by the university followed by an interview
M.Tech The interested candidate must have passed B.Tech with 55% marks (50% for PWD/ ST/ SC/ and 53% for OBC) in aggregate GATE score or entrance test conducted by the university followed by an interview
M.Arch B.Arch with 55% as aggregate Entrance exam by the university followed by interviews.
M.Plan B.Plan with 55% marks
MBA (Full-Time) Bachelor’s degree with at least 50% marks in aggregate CAT/ CMAT/ KMAT/ score followed by Group discussion and Personal Interview
MBA (Part-Time) University-based entrance followed by an interview
MBA (Evening)
MBA Regular (Evening)
MCA Bachelor’s degree with at least 50% marks in aggregate with Mathematics as one of the main subjects
M.Sc Bachelor’s degree with at least 50% marks (45% for reserved categories) Entrance test followed by an interview
MA Bachelor’s degree in the relevant discipline with at least 50% marks (45% for reserved categories)
M.Com Bachelor’s degree in the relevant discipline with at least 50% marks (45% for reserved categories)
MCJ
MPA
M.Ed
M.P.Ed
MSW
MTA
Master of Visual Arts (MVA)

Kerala University Ph.D. and M.Phil Admission 2021

Admission to M.Phil programmes under Kerala University admissions is done once a year whereas, Ph.D. admissions happen twice a year. A minimum of 55% is essential for being qualified for M.Phil and Ph.D. admissions

Kerala University Ph.D. and M.Phil Admission Eligibility

The University of Kerala admission for these courses is done on the basis of the entrance exam conducted by the university and the interviews that follow.

Course Eligibility Admission Criteria
Ph.D The candidate needs to have obtained a Master’s degree with at least 55% marks Selection of the candidates is done based on the entrance test organized by the University of Kerala followed by a personal interview with the candidate
M.Phil

Kerala University Application Form 2021

The application form for Kerala University admissions is made available on the official website of the university.

  1. Go to the official Kerala University website.
  2. Click on the Admission link.
  3. Select the course of your choice.
  4. Fill in the form.
  5. Pay the application fee.

Mode of Payment

  • The payment of the exam fee can be done through credit card/debit card or net banking.
  • If the candidate prefers an offline method of payment then he/she can send a challan of INR 500 to A/C No: 67153233669 at any branch of State Bank of India.

Kerala University Admission Helpline

Kerala University Contact Details

Phone Number

+91-471-2305994, +91-471-2386228, +91-471-2305840

Fax

+91-471 2307158

Email ID

[email protected]

Address

University of Kerala, Senate House Campus, Palayam, Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala, India - 695034

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Kerala University, [KU] Trivandrum Admission and Fees Details 2021:

Course For Admission Total Tution Fees Admission Forms
Kerala University, [KU] Trivandrum B.Tech Rs. 48,425
Kerala University, [KU] Trivandrum BA LLB Rs. 71,825
Kerala University, [KU] Trivandrum BA Rs. 3,000
Kerala University, [KU] Trivandrum BBA LLB Rs. 71,825
Kerala University, [KU] Trivandrum BBA Rs. 36,000
Kerala University, [KU] Trivandrum B.Com LLB Rs. 71,825
Kerala University, [KU] Trivandrum BCA Rs. 37,500
Kerala University, [KU] Trivandrum MA Rs. 564
Kerala University, [KU] Trivandrum MBA Rs. 14,440
Kerala University, [KU] Trivandrum MBA 0
Kerala University, [KU] Trivandrum LLM 0
Kerala University, [KU] Trivandrum M.Plan 0
Kerala University, [KU] Trivandrum M.Tech Rs. 11,485
Kerala University, [KU] Trivandrum B.Arch Rs. 71,825
Kerala University, [KU] Trivandrum B.Ed Rs. 50,000
Kerala University, [KU] Trivandrum B.Lib.I.Sc Rs. 36,000
Kerala University, [KU] Trivandrum B.Sc Rs. 10,295
Kerala University, [KU] Trivandrum B.Sc Rs. 9,000
Kerala University, [KU] Trivandrum B.Voc Rs. 34,500
Kerala University, [KU] Trivandrum M.Com Rs. 30,000
Kerala University, [KU] Trivandrum MCA Rs. 36,000
Kerala University, [KU] Trivandrum M.Ed Rs. 80,000
Kerala University, [KU] Trivandrum M.Lib.I.Sc Rs. 540
Kerala University, [KU] Trivandrum M.Sc Rs. 564
Kerala University, [KU] Trivandrum BMS Rs. 36,000
Kerala University, [KU] Trivandrum M.Phil 0
Kerala University, [KU] Trivandrum B.Com Rs. 3,000
Kerala University, [KU] Trivandrum BFA Rs. 36,000
Kerala University, [KU] Trivandrum LLB Rs. 36,000
Kerala University, [KU] Trivandrum M.Arch 0
Kerala University, [KU] Trivandrum MSW 0
Kerala University, [KU] Trivandrum BHM Rs. 48,425
Kerala University, [KU] Trivandrum MPA 0
Kerala University, [KU] Trivandrum BSW Rs. 36,000
Kerala University, [KU] Trivandrum B.P.Ed Rs. 36,000
Kerala University, [KU] Trivandrum M.P.Ed 0
Kerala University, [KU] Trivandrum MJMC 0
Kerala University, [KU] Trivandrum MVA 0
Kerala University, [KU] Trivandrum MTM 0
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Kerala University, [KU] Trivandrum Admission FAQs

For Kerala University admission, the candidates need to fill out an online registration form. The University won't be conducting any online centralized allotments hence the candidates need to apply directly to the college of their choice

The available seats to the colleges of the Kerala university are categorized into four types - Merit Seats, Community Seats, Management Seats, Reservation Seats

Yes, the candidates should have a valid score card of GATE for M.Tech admissions only

The eligibility criteria for Ph.D at Kerala University is that a candidate needs to have a Master’s degree with at least 55% marks

The basic eligibility for UG courses at Kerala University is to have a 10+2 degree and admissions are based on merit and marks obtained by candidates in the qualifying examination

Various national and state-level examinations are considered for the University of Kerala admission. For B.Tech and B.Arch admission, KEAM scores are considered. M.Tech admissions are done based on GATE scores and NATA scores are considered for B.Arch admission. The applicant's performance in entrance tests like KMAT, CMAT, CAT are considered for MBA admission

The University of Kerala admission for various UG/ PG/ Ph.D programmes are open for the academic year 2020. Eligible candidates can apply for Kerala University admission by visiting the university portal. Step-by-step application procedure are as follows. 

  1. Go to the official Kerala University website
  2. Click on the Admission link
  3. Select the course of your choice
  4. Fill in the form
  5. Pay the application fee

Candidates seeking M.Tech admission must have passed B.Tech with 55% marks (50% for PWD/ ST/ SC/ and 53% for OBC) in aggregate. Applicants are shortlisted based on GATE score or entrance test conducted by the university followed by an interview

Eligibility Criteria and Admission Process 2020 for Kerala University, [KU] Trivandrum Reviews


POOJA
POOJA
Master of Technology [M.Tech.] (Advanced Manufacturing), batch of 2019
Eligibility Criteria and Admission Process

Eligibility criteria for M.Tech admission is first class in B.Tech. By ranking according to marks obtained from B.Tech, I got admission for M.Tech in Er&Dcit,CDAC TRIVANDRUM with a specialization of VLSI&EMBEDDED SYSTEMS. I have written the GATE entrance exam, but I couldn't clear the exam.



Niranjana S Nair
Niranjana S Nair
Master of Science [M.Sc] (Physics), batch of 2017
8/10
Eligibility Criteria and Admission Process
  • Eligibility criteria for joining the University of Kerala, [UOK] Thiruvananthapuram is passing the graduation and entering the marks in college web site based on marks college creates merit list.
  • The cut-off available is 50% of marks in degree.


Rãm
Rãm
Bachelor of Science [B.Sc] (Computer Science), batch of 2014
6/10
Eligibility Criteria and Admission Process

Needed more than 50% mark for every science subjects in higher secondary exams. Admission was based on the marks scored in science subjects with the available seats so there was no entrance exams.



Misaj
Misaj
Master of Technology [M.Tech] (Computer Engineering), batch of 2021
Eligibility Criteria and Admission Process

Admitted to M.Tech Digital Image Processing at the department of computer science, kariavattam campus, Kerala University and Admission through GATE entrance and Eligibility - B.Tech.



Vidya
Vidya
Bachelor of Technology [B.Tech], batch of 2014
7/10
Eligibility Criteria and Admission Process

The admission for engineering is done through Kerala entrance examination rank. The cut off was high as it is an aided college.



aswathy
Aswathy
Master of Science [M.Sc] (Physics), batch of 2016
Eligibility Criteria and Admission Process
  • I am doing my Post graduation at the University of Kerala.



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