Kerala University - [KU], Thiruvananthapuram - Admission Details 2021

Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala UGC Estd 1937 State University NAAC Grade A Ranked 42 For Overall By NIRF 2020 +4 more

Kerala University (KU) UG Admissions 2021: Application Process, Eligibility, Result

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Kerala University has released the vacancies for Phase-II UG Spot Admission 2020-21 on February 1. The university has declared zone-wise vacancies for undergraduate courses offered by its affiliated colleges. Check Here

Kerala University is inviting Applications to new Courses allotted to 29 Aided and Self-Financing Colleges. The last date to Apply Online is October 15.

Kerala University offers several undergraduate programs including BBA, B.Sc., BA, BA(Hons.), B.Com., BPA, BSW, BA Music, BFA, B.P.Ed, BPA, B.Des., B.P.T, BASLP and B. Pharm. While many of these are merit-based, several of them provide admission through an entrance test conducted by the University itself.

The courses are based on the Choice Based Credit and Semester System and all programs except B.P.Ed and BFA are called First Degree Programs. The admission to these courses is based on Online Central Allotment (OCA), and this process will provide an opportunity to apply to any of the colleges affiliated to Kerala University. You should apply to the course before the closure of the registration deadline, which is the same for all categories.

The allotment will strictly depend on the merit of the candidate for the First Degree Programs. Check KU Admission

For Programs of BFA, B.P.Ed., BPA, B.Des. and BA Music, an entrance test and aptitude exam is conducted.

KU, Thiruvananthapuram Fees & Eligibility

CourseFeesEligibility
M.Sc2,683 (1st Year Fees) Graduation
BCA25,000 (1st Year Fees) 10+2
M.Phil30,300 (Total Fees) Post Graduation
MA2,683 (1st Year Fees) Graduation
BBA24,000 (1st Year Fees) 10+2
MBA50,000 (1st Year Fees) Graduation with 50% + KU CAT
M.C.A25,000 (1st Year Fees) Graduation with 50% + Kerala MCA
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B.Com
B.Sc
BA
BBA/BBM
BFA
B.P.Ed
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How to apply?

  • Candidates can register on Kerala University’s Official Website. for the course they are willing to pursue.
  • After registering, save your application no. and password
  • The candidates must login and fill in the candidate profile registration.
  • Next step for completing the registration is filling the academic profile registration form.
  • Download the Challan and enter registration fee Remittance Details
  • Candidates must then upload their photograph and signature.
  • Select the course and verify your application carefully.
  • Print out the application form which should be produced at the time of admission. The hard copy should not be send to the University.
  • Allotment of seats will happen in a trial allotment session where the candidate will get an idea as to how he/she should expect an admission. This is not a guarantee of any seat.
  • After this there will be a first allotment list issued by the colleges indicating which courses one is eligible for.

Note that the Registration fees for applying online is as follows:

  • For General Candidates: Rs.250/-
  • For SC/ST Candidates: Rs.100/-

Eligibility Criteria

Candidates must have passed higher Secondary Examination of the state or an equivalent exam, with the subject opted for as one of the main subjects.

Reservation Criteria

Allotment of seats:

Scheduled Caste/ Scheduled Tribe 20%
Community to which the College belongs 10%-20%
Merit Based 40%-50%

The rest of the seats will be filled by the Educational Agency by the candidates that they choose.

There are several reservations that are considered during the allotment of seats:

  • Reservation for nominees: Candidates from Lakshadweep, Wards of Kashmiri Migrants, Candidates from Jammu and Kashmir, Inmates of Government Children Home, Tamil Linguistic Minority, widows/wards of Armed Personnel killed/disabled in action during peace time.
  • Reservation for people with disabilities
  • Special Reservation for Sports candidate based on their proficiency in Sports

The certificates to be produced by students under the reserved category are mandatory. It should be done during the online registration.

You will be required to produce all original documents at the time of admission to verify your claims made in the online application form.

Candidates belonging to the SEBC category will have to produce a community certificate and a Income certificate.

The merit of a student, i.e. the marks scored in the qualifying examination in programs will be counted for the admission to various courses. Having an NCC/NSS certificate in a course helps the student to secure bonus marks.

Selection Process

Admission to the course will be based on the following criterias:

  • Marks secured in the qualifying examination
  • Marks secured in subject of concentration

FAQs

Ques. Does Kerala University facilitates educational loans through bank?

Ans. Yes, it aids you in the processing the fee through loans.

The different coarses offered by University, facilititates different EMI options, application ratebif interest starts from 11.75% - 14.5% depending on repayment period which can also vary from 7-15 years.

Ques. What is the maximum loan Size with collateral and maximum loan size without collateral for Kerala University of health sciences?

Ans. The maximum loan size without collateral is 20 lacs for India and 40 lacs for abroad.

Similarly the maximum loan size with collateral has no upper limit for India and 1Cr. for abroad.

Ques. What are advantages of research collaboration undertaken by Kerala University?

Ans. Through the collaboration with reputed R&D Organizations and Educational Institutions, students and faculty get exposure to highend research problems and receive valuable guidance from reputed scientists in finding an appropriate solution through active research. As part of the research collaborations the students could publish their research outcomes in reputed international journals and conference proceedings. It also pave the way for the prospective students to do summer internship at various research organizations under the guidance of reputed scientists.

Ques. Does the Kerala University allow internship and how is the beneficial in long run?

Ans. Yes, it offers internship to students which may be paid or unpaid depending upon the course you choose.

The linkages with other research institutes offer opportunities for the students to be selected for short training programmemes in those institutes. These programmemes, in turn, help them to get hands on training and experience on various research methodologies, sophisticated equipment and research type experiments.

On the job training Experts from various organizations occasionally give technical training to our students through which they get exposure to the recent research trends as well as hands on experience in using various tools for scientific computing. Script writing, editing, teaching ELT for the public.

Faculty exchange and development The linkages with the stakeholder agencies, research institutes and other educational institutions will help in exchange of faculty. This will be of great help to them in furthering their knowledge base and expertise in their respective fields. The involvement of the faculty of these external institutions also promotes our academic activities to a large extent.

Ques. What about the research based development in the university of Kerala?

Ans. Research- The linkages with other research institutions help the Department to gain knowledge as well as undertake research in latest areas. Exchange of faculty brings about an environment conducive to active research work in various fields. 

The students and faculty are able to utilize the sophisticated and modern equipment in these institutions. Access to rich scientific data base is another outcome of such linkages.

SICI Funding for Canadian Studies

PublicationThe faculty members of the Department regularly publish research papers in national and international research journals. A number of popular articles are aimed at popularising science. 

In this way the research findings of the Departments are made available to the science community in the field.

Consultancy- Many of the members of the teaching faculty frequently visit other academic and research institutions colleges, schools etc. to deliver lectures on advanced topics related to the curriculum.

Such linkages help the students of these colleges and schools to benefit from the expertise and knowledge of the University faculty.

The collaborations that the University has had with other research institutions has resulted in the University faculty being invited to these institutions to give lectures and sometimes even take courses for an entire semester. 

The academicians from these research institutions also visit the University and conduct seminars/workshops for the students of the University.

*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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8.6 /10

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The teaching departments of Kerala University has its own goodwill from time immemorial. The students get good exposure through various national and international seminars conducted atleast once a year. Also the students are around highly qualified teachers with the 42 departments. We have a huge campus library with good infrastructure and also a department library in each departments. Students had to go through an entrance examination to be qualified for the admission. Out of around 500 candidates only a maximum of 30 gets admission in the department.

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9.0 /10

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‰Û¢It's one of the best Universities of the Country. ‰Û¢College is a well reputed one. ‰Û¢Extracurricular activities. ‰Û¢Almost all the subjects were taught by well-known Professors. ‰Û¢Friendly faculty. ‰Û¢College is near to my house.

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4.7 /10

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Wanted to do a professional course.Of course CA is a wide professional career with huge possibilities.So I didn't get even thought of doing any other course.And my parents always loved it.I was informative about the course earlier when I was at 10 std.

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AG
3.7 /10

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I chose this university due to it's good reputation. The university has been help in high regard for decades and is one of the most important and valued universities in Kerala - even outside the state.

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RJ
6.3 /10

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The course I wanted was offered in this university and there was a wide range of resources to study them as well. The library of my department was a key attraction as it was stocked well curated collection of resources.

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4.7 /10

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Profeesional course good faculty excellent atomosphere campus placement job oppurchunity scholarship industrial visit library mea/canteen facility profeesional training excellent tutors the college lies in a beautiful place

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5.7 /10

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It's near to my hometown and educational point of view it was far better than any other near us and the college campus was also big I was loving this college and teaching wise our lectures are well experienced and they help us to gain more from them.

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AJ
8.0 /10

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The pros about the campus is it provided a space for each and every individual. Its about the campus is the academic calendar is bit too heavy.

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Good experience only there is no remarks. Good classes notes and exams.

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Our college have so many positive remarks that has giving good studies for the students and give good service from the faculties and giving good infrastructure for the study good study they give they giving scholarships and internship for the better study.

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jerald robinson
I would love to apply for BFA but i have secured only 30 marks in math which is considered as extempored here and consideres overall pass in pu.so is it ok to move on and apply for bfa entrance exam
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shobhna chaturvedi
Hi Jerald, yes, you are eligible to apply for admission in this course as there is no minimum percentage criteria to be eligible for the course. Any student who has passed intermediate will be considered eligible for admission in this course. Thus, you can apply for entrance exam.
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ebin elias
Is their seat available for b.p.ed this year
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neha rani

HI Ebin, Please contact to this no. 0471 230 5994 for getting the b.p.ed Course seats in this university.

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salma j
Which is the last date of applying for BA Arabic
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shobhna chaturvedi
Hi Uwais, last date for applying to BA Arabic has already gone which was June 8, 2019 (tentatively).
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manas kumar singh
what is the last date of applying for ku
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shobhna chaturvedi
Hi Manas, last date to apply for admission is May 10, 2019 (tentatively) and the procedure is completely online.
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aromal prasannan
When will the admission of b.com start
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shobhna chaturvedi
Hi Aromal, admission for B.Com has started in March and will be closed till May 10, 2019 (tentatively).
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nazal zayn
how much percent should i score in 12th for bsc zoology merit seat...........
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shobhna chaturvedi
Hi Nazal, percentage for merit list is decide after the result is declared for 12th boards of the current session. Hence, this will be notified after the result are declared for class 12th of 2019 batch.
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sivaprasad sankarapillai
Eligibility for BSc Biochemistry. Is CBSE plus 2 with Science an Psychology eligible to apply
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garima bansal
Hi Sivaprasad,The eligibility for the BSc Biochemistry candidates must have passed higher Secondary Examination of the state or an equivalent exam, with the subject opted for as one of the main subjects.
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bibina nassar
Is sear available for bsc physiology
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akansha expert
Hi Bibina, Please contact to this no. 0471 230 5994 for getting the BS c Course seats in this university.
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charu dutt as
Can you help me to go to sd collage alappuzha for ba english
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akansha expert
Hi Charu, Please contact to this number:- 0471 230 5994 for getting the relevant information about the BA Course.
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charu dutt
Is there seat available for ba english
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akansha expert
Hi Charu, Please contact to given number to get the seat information for BA Course.
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akshay k r
Is there any seat available for BBA
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akansha expert
Hi Akshay, Please contact to this number:- 0471 230 5994 for getting the BBA Course seats in this university.
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lekshmi r nair
Is there any seats available for bsc psychology
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akansha expert
Hi Lekshmi, Please contact to this number:- 0471 230 5994 for getting the BSc Course seats in this university.
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nestor francis
Is tbere any seats available for BA Mass communication ?
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akansha expert

Hi Nestor, Please contact to this no. 0471 230 5994 for getting the BA Course seats in this university.

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karthi pr
Is there any seats awailable for BA English in Kerala
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garima bansal

Hi Karthi, Please contact to this no. 0471 230 5994 for getting the BA Course seats in this university.

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ananthu c a
Hi do you know the date of spot admission in Kerala university palayam
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garima bansal
Hi Ananthu, To know the date of spot admission in Kerala university you may check the official website
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shemeema mansoor
In which date you publish UG rank list.? In which web site?
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akansha expert
Hi Shemeema, To get the Latest update please visit the official website of that college i.e. https://www.keralauniversity.ac.in/
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priya r
How can I apply to bed
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garima bansal

Hi Surya,Candidates are admitted to the programme by the individual colleges on the basis of the Rank list published. The colleges upload the rank list on their website.

For admission to B.Ed. candidates should obtain and submit the concerned application form in the college of their choice as per the schedule of admission published by the University.Candidates can purchase the application form available at the colleges where they would like to join the programme and submit the duly filled-in applications to the respective colleges itself.

Candidate should fill-in and submit the applications aong with the following necessary documents before the last date of submission.

  • Self-attested photocopy of the SSLC or any relevant school records to prove date of birth.
  • Self-attested photocopies of the mark lists of all parts of the qualifying examination(s) and Degree/Provisional certificate.
  • Certificate to prove nativity.
  • Certificates in support of claim for Communal Reservation, if applicable.
  • Self-attested photocopies of certificates in support of Special reservation, if applicable.
  • Copy of the Equivalency Certificate and Eligibility Certificate from the University of Kerala, stating that, their Qualifying examination is recognized for seeking admission to B.Ed. Degree course in a particular optional subject/in a stream as applicable, in case of double or triple main candidates/ or candidates who have passed the degree examination in Vocational or specialized courses.
  • Self-attested photocopy of NSS/NCC certificate at degree level, if applicable.

 

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archana
Is it the last date for application to bsc is 10th May 2018
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akansha expert
Hi Archana, Yes, The Last date for Application for B.Sc is 10th, May 2018. For more latest update please visit the official website of that college.
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annie mariyam
Shall I know the date of application for MA mohiniyattam
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akansha expert
Hi Annie, You will get the information related M.A. Course details, please visit the official website of that college.
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fathima shani
Whichis the last date of applying b.voc courses?
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garima bansal
Hi Fathima, The last date of applying for the b.voc courses is 10th May, 2019

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