University College Thiruvananthapuram, established in 1866, is one of the oldest and most honored educational institutions in India. With a rich conformation,  the college offers a wide array of courses including 18 UG courses, 20 PG courses, 16 Ph.D. courses, 13 M.Phil courses, and 7 language programs. This compelling college has secured 23rd rank in the India Ranking college (NIRF 2019) by scoring 59.37 and has been re-accredited by the NAAC of UGC at 'A' grade in 2018.

University College Thiruvananthapuram Highlights 

Established in| Type 1866 | Public 
Affiliated to University of Kerala 
Accreditations  NAAC ‘A’ Grade
Courses Offered  UG, PG, and Ph.D.
Admission Criteria Merit-Based for UG, PG General Aptitude Test for Ph.D
Application Mode Online 
Official Website  http://www.universitycollege.ac.in/

University College Thiruvananthapuram Courses 

University College, Thiruvananthapuram provides numerous specializations in Arts, Sciences, and Ph.D. departments. The course eligibility and specializations are showcased in tabular terms below: 

Courses Specialization  Eligibility
B.A. History, Islamic History, Politics, Economics, Philosophy, English, Malayalam Language & Literature, Sanskrit Language & Literature, Hindi Language & Literature, Tamil Language & Literature, and Arabic Language  10+2 from a recognized board
M.A. 45% marks are mandatory to hold in a Bachelor's degree 
B.Sc. Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics, Botany, Geology, Geography, Statistics, and Zoology  10+2 from a recognized board
M.Sc. 55% marks are mandatory to hold in a Bachelor's degree
M.Phil and Ph.D  Zoology, Physics, Mathematics, Chemistry, Botany, English, Malayalam, Hindi, Arabic, Tamil, History, Economics, Philosophy, Politics, Geography, Sanskrit, and Statistics  55% marks are mandatory to hold in a Master's degree in the relevant subject

Note: 5% Concession will be provided to SC/ST/OBC category

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University College Thiruvananthapuram Admissions 

For securing admission to University College, the application process can be followed online. Candidates can apply by holding the minimum eligibility. M.Phil program applicants will be selected based on the General Aptitude Test organized by the Doctoral Committee. 

Candidates will have to follow the proper application process listed below: 

Application Procedure

  • Visit the Admission Portal of Kerala University. 
  • Click on the desired course link. 
  • Submit details to generate the unique application number. 
  • Login with the generated unique application number. 
  • Submit your General and academic details required. 
  • Click on 'Download Challan', and take a hard copy.  
  • Make the payment at any SBI branch. 
  • Proceed the registration after payment.  

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University College Thiruvananthapuram Placement 

The college provides a Placement Guideline Cell, to enhance a student's ability for getting selected in the scheduled interviews. The cell arranges campus interviews and placements by associating with leading National and Multinational Companies. In the last five years, more than 85 students have been placed. The placement cell prepares students for job interviews, and other job examinations conducted by all the private and multinational companies.  

University College Thiruvananthapuram Scholarships 

The Scholarship Criteria follows Scholarship for Girl Students. 

  • Both, Nadar and Muslim girls, whose parents income is less than 8000/- can apply to the scholarship program under this scheme. 
  • The rate for the Scholarship is Rs. 100 per mensem.  

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University College Thiruvananthapuram FAQs 

Ques. What is the application procedure of Kerala University?

Ans.Application procedure follows these simple steps: 

  1. Visit the Admission Portal of Kerala University.  
  2. Click on the desired course link. 
  3. Submit details to generate the unique application number.  
  4. Login with the generated unique application number.  
  5. Submit your General and academic details required.  
  6. Click on 'Download Challan', and take a hard copy.   
  7. Make the payment at any SBI branch.  
  8. Proceed the registration after payment.  

Ques. Is there any caution deposit required in University College, Thiruvananthapuram? 

Ans. Yes, an applicant has to deposit caution money in the following terms: 

BA / B.Sc.

360 /-

MA / M.Sc.

600/-

M.Phil / Ph.D.

1200/-

Ques. What are the top courses offered by the University College?

Ans. University College, Thiruvananthapuram offers BA, MA, B.Sc., M.Sc., M.Phil., and Ph.D. as the Top courses. 

Ques. How many Research areas are available in the Ph.D. program at University College?

Ans. There are 17 Research areas for Ph.D. programs.

Ques. Does the placement cell prepare students for multinational companies?

Ans. Yes, the placement cell of University college prepares the deserving candidates for National companies as well as multinational companies. 

Ques. How to check the result of University College?

Ans. For checking the result of University College, visit the official website of Kerala University and click on 'Result' under the examination section. The result page will appear.