Rajagiri College of Social Sciences Cochin, Kerala is an autonomous institute established in 1955. The college is affiliated to Mahatma Gandhi University. The college has ranked 35 in All India College Category by NIRF. It offers a variety of undergraduate, postgraduate, Research & diploma programs. Admission to all the courses is on the basis of merit and entrance test.

RCSS Cochin Highlights

Established | Institute Type 1955 | Autonomous
Affiliated to Mahatma Gandhi University
Approval & Accreditation AICTE, NAAC, UGC, AIU
Courses Offered UG, PG & Research
Admission Criteria Merit-based & Entrance Test
Entrance test CAT/ KMAT/CMAT
Application mode Online
Official Website https://rajagiri.edu/

RCSS Cochin Courses

Rajagiri College of Social Sciences offers a number of UG, PG, Research & diploma programs. The courses with their details are tabulated below:

Courses Specializations Eligibility
B.Sc. Psychology 10+2 or equivalent
B.Com Computer applications, Taxation & Finance 10+2 or equivalent
BBA - 10+2
BSW - 10+2 or equivalent
B.L.I.Sc. - Any Degree with 45%
MBA Finance, Marketing, Operations Management, Systems Management Graduation with 50%
M.Sc. Psychology Graduation
M.L.I.Sc. - B.L.I.Sc. with 50%
MSW - Degree with 50% marks of MGU or other
MHRM - Graduation with 55% in science & technology and 50% other
MCA - BCA/Computer science engineering /equivalent or B.Sc. /B.Com/B.A with Mathematics with 50%
Ph.D. Social work, Management Studies Post-graduation with 55%

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RCSS Cochin Admission

Candidates can apply for admission online. The selection criteria for the courses are mentioned below:

Undergraduate: Admission is based on the marks obtained by the candidates in the last qualifying exam. Shortlisted candidates will be called for a personal interview via mail

Post-graduate: MCA admission is granted on the basis of marks secured by the candidates in the Kerala MCA Entrance Examination. MBA & MHRM admission is done based on scores in CAT/ CMAT/ KMAT followed by GD and personal interview. M.Sc., M.L.I.Sc. & MSW admission is based upon entrance exam and interview conducted by the college

Research: Admission to these programs is based on qualifying degree marks, written test & interview. NET/ JRF qualified candidates and UGC Teacher fellows can apply for direct admission

Application Process

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  • The username must be the same as Email- ID provided  
  • Note down the email-id & password for all future reference of your application form
  • A verification mail will be sent to the corresponding Email- ID. 
  • Click on the link given in the mail for activating the account
  • Fill in the application form by providing all the required details

RCSS Cochin Placement

On-campus and Off-campus recruitment drive are organized by The Placement Cell comprising of coordinator, placement officer, student representative and give them the opportunity in top companies like Wipro, Infosys, HCL, IBM, HP, Cognizant.

Students from different departments are placed in various settings as per their specializations such as Rural and Urban Communities, Govt Projects and schemes, Schools, Hospitals, NGOs, Social action and advocacy groups, etc. Every year more than 50% of students get the scope to complete International Exposure Programme with different Universities in the countries USA, Australia, Belgium, France, Switzerland, Hong Kong, Israel, Malaysia, Nepal, Middle East, etc.

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RCSS Cochin Scholarship

Rajagiri Centre for Business Studies has two scholarship schemes. The college offers these scholarships to deserving candidates.

Diversity Scholarship: This scholarship is 21 in numbers and offers a 25% waiver of the tuition fee and acknowledges the academic achievement of the student.

Career and Talent scholarship: This scholarship is 10 in number and offers a 25-50% waiver of tuition fee and accepts the performance of the candidate with 80 percentiles in the CAT. 

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RCSS Cochin Facilities

The college offers great infrastructure and various facilities such as hostels, library, computer lab, canteen, sports and games, gymnasium, museum, auditorium.

  • Hostel: The College offers accommodation facilities with separate hostels for boys and girls.
  • Canteen:  A canteen with good seating arrangements is there which serves healthy meals.
  • Library: The College has a library with a wide range of books and journals 
  • Auditorium: An air-conditioned and spacious auditorium is present inside the campus
  • Sports facility: There are football/cricket ground, tennis court, badminton court, basketball court, jogging tracks. 
  • Other facilities:
  • Computer lab
  • \Museum
  • Training center
  • Stationery shop

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RCSS Cochin FAQs

Ques: What are the basic criteria to apply for MSW?

Ans: You need to pass a Bachelor’s Degree Examination from MGU or an equivalent degree from another university with not less than 50% for all exams.

Ques: How shall I apply for the MCA course? 

Ans: You can apply online and pay the application fee of Rs.500.

Ques: Is there any student accommodation in the college?

Ans: Yes, the college offers separate hostel facilities for both boys and girls.

Ques: Is there any reservation for admission at RCSS Cochin?

Ans: Yes, there is a reservation as per government norms. The candidate should produce a certificate to claim the reservation.