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.
|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|
Rajagiri College of Social Sciences offers a number of UG, PG, Research & diploma programs. The courses with their details are tabulated below:
|B.Sc.||Psychology||10+2 or equivalent|
|B.Com||Computer applications, Taxation & Finance||10+2 or equivalent|
|BSW||-||10+2 or equivalent|
|B.L.I.Sc.||-||Any Degree with 45%|
|MBA||Finance, Marketing, Operations Management, Systems Management||Graduation with 50%|
|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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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
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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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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The college offers great infrastructure and various facilities such as hostels, library, computer lab, canteen, sports and games, gymnasium, museum, auditorium.
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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.