KVASU B.Tech and B.V.Sc.& AH Admission 2020: Courses, Application Process, Entrance Exam

Kerala Veterinary and Animal Science University offers three undergraduate and four postgraduate programmes. It also offers Ph.D., PG Diploma and diploma courses. You can take admission to B.Tech and B.V.Sc. & AH programme through KEAM entrance exam. KVASU has three faculties, viz. Faculty of Veterinary and Animal Sciences, Faculty of Dairy Science and Faculty of Poultry Science. KVASU has four constituent colleges:

Admission to B.Tech and B.V.Sc. & AH programmes will be required to appear for the KEAM entrance exam conducted by Commissioner of Entrance Examination, Trivandrum, Kerala for B.Tech and B.V.Sc. & AH programme. Selection will be based on the performance in entrance test. Check KVASU Admission

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How to Apply?

You should apply for KEAM only through online mode on the official website of CEE, Kerala. There are seven steps for online submission application. You should complete all steps and send a printout filled application form with necessary documents to CEE, Kerala on or before last date of form submission. The last date for application form is July 25, 2020 (tentative).

Visit the official website of KEAM 2020 and find the link “KEAM-2020 Online Application”.

Step 1 Candidate Registration: This is a one time process. You should fill all required details and click on submit button and after submission, an application number will be generated by system.

Step 2 Candidate Login: With the help of Application no and password You can login and complete all other steps.

Step 3 Fill Application Form: Fill all basic details and you should click the ‘Save’ button to save the entries made so far before proceeding to Step 4.

Step 4 Final Submission of Application Form: This is also a one time process. If you are sure that the information provided in step 3 is correct, click the link ‘Final Submission’. No correction of the application will be possible after final Submission of application in step 4.

Step 5 Payment of Application Fee: You can pay application fee through two following methods

  • Through Security Card: You can obtain security card from selected post offices in Kerala and other states, on payment of prescribed fee by cash. Security card is free of cost for ST candidates.
  • Through Demond Draft: You can pay application fee through Demand Draft (DD) drawn on a Nationalised/Scheduled Bank, in favour of the Commissioner for Entrance Examinations, payable at Thiruvananthapuram.

Application Fee:

For General CandidatesINR 1000/-
For SC CandidatesINR 500/-
For ST CandidatesNo Application fee

Step 6 Printout of Application Form: You should take a printout of the online submitted application.

Step 7 Send the printout of Application: Affix a photograph of the applicant with 3.5 x 4.5 cm size same as the photograph uploaded on the online application duly attested by the Head of the Institution which you studied last or by a Gazetted Officer. You should affix the left hand thumb impression in the space provided in the printout of the application. The applicant and parent should sign in the specified areas on the printout of the application and attach supporting documents/certificates and send to following address:

The Office of the Commissioner for Entrance Examinations,

5th Floor, Housing Board Buildings, Santhi Nagar,

Thiruvananthapuram – 695 001

Eligibility Criteria

KVASU offers four year B.Tech programme in following disciplines:

  • B.Tech. Dairy Science and Technology: offered by College of Dairy Sciences & Technology, Mannuthy.
  • B.Tech Food Technology: offered by College of Food Technology, Thumburmuzhy, Chalakkudy, Thrissur.

Eligiblity Criteria:

You should have passed 10+2 Examination or its equivalent with 50% marks in Mathematics separately, and 50% marks in Mathematics, Physics and Chemistry put together for admission to B.Tech programme in KVASU’s constituent colleges. There are 5% relaxation in qualifying marks for the candidates belong to Socially and Educationally Backward Classes (SEBC).

Candidates who have appeared for 10+2 or equivalent examination will be permitted to take the Entrance Examinations provisionally. The candidates should have appeared for the qualifying examination before taking the Entrance Examination.

Age Limit: You should have completed 17 years of age as on the 31st December. There is no upper age limit for Entrance exam. No relaxation in the minimum age will be allowed.

Reservation of Seats

Out of the total seats available for the various courses, seats will be reserved for different categories as given under following points:  

Mandatory Reservation: Leaving the seats set apart for All India Quota, Government of India Nominees, Special reservations, Persons with Disabilities and Management Quota, the remaining Government seats for each course in KVASU Colleges will be distributed as per the mandatory reservation principle as following percentage breakups.

 The percentage break-up of seats as per mandatory reservation is as follows:

CatergoryPercentage of Seats
State Merit (SM)60%
Socially and Educationally Backward Classes (SEBC)
Ezhava (EZ)9%
Muslim (MU)8%
Other Backward Hindu (BH)3%
Latin Catholic and Anglo Indian (LA)3%
Dheevara and related communities (DV)2 %
Vishwakarma and related communities (VK)2 %
Kusavan and related communities (KN)1 %
Other Backward Christian (BX)1 %
Kudumbi (KU)1 %
Scheduled Castes & Scheduled Tribes
Scheduled Castes (SC)8%
Scheduled Tribes (ST)2 %

Reservation for Persons with Disabilities: 3% of the seats available to the State for allotment from the State rank lists are reserved for candidates with disabilities for all courses.

Special Reservation: These are the seats reserved for certain specific categories, for different courses.

  • Ex-servicemen Quota
  • Dependent of Defence Personnel Killed / Missing / Disabled in action
  • Serving Defence Personnel
  • CRPF
  • Children of Agriculturists for BVSc. & AH Courses
  • Children of Farm Labourers of KAU for BSc.(Hons.) Agri.,B.Sc (Hons) Forestry Courses (LG), BVSc&AH course under KVASU
  • Scouts and Guides for Engineering Courses: Two seats reserved
  • One seat is reserved for Farm Assistant (Vety.) for BVSc. & AH Course
  • Sports Quota
  • NCC Quota

Note: One seat is reserved for Jewish Community, for one of the courses on rotation basis in the order of BSc. (Hons.) Agri., BVSc & AH, BSc. (Hons.) Forestry, B.Tech. (Agri. Engg.) and B. Tech. (DSc. & Tech.). This year the seat is reserved for BVSc & AH Course.

Selection Process

Admission to courses shall be regulated on the basis of merit as assessed by giving equal weightage of 50:50 to the marks obtained in the KEAM Entrance Examination for Engineering (Paper I & Paper II put together), and the grade/marks obtained for Mathematics, Physics and Chemistry put together in the final year of the qualifying examination.

*The article might have information for the previous academic years, which will be updated soon subject to the notification issued by the University/College



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