Last Modified : May 14, 2015
Kerala University was established in 1937. It is accredited with 'B++ Grade' by NAAC and recognised by UGC. At present, the University has 16 faculties and 41 departments of teaching & research in addition to study centres and other departments. They primarily focus on post-graduate (masters) programs, MPhil programs (1-year research degree) and doctoral research.
The Kerala University will be inviting applications very shortly from keen applicants who are willing to take admissions in its new academic year 2015-16 for various Under Graduate programmes.
Candidates applying for UG courses have to register themselves from university website or at the given link – http://admissions.keralauniversity.ac.in
General candidates have to pay 250/- Rs while SC/ST candidates have to pay 100/- Rs as a registration fees. It can be remitted in any branch of 'State Bank of Travancore' using the downloaded Chelan.
After completing registration and payment of fees, take a print out of this completed online application form and send it to the University's address along with other documents in support of your application form before the scheduled last dates of submission of application.
Apart from the merit seats, the seats earmarked for SC/ST candidates in Government/ Aided/ Self-financing Colleges will be filled by the University. In addition to this, SEBC seats in Government /Self-financing colleges also will be filled by the University.
Seats will be reserved for the following categories in Govt., Aided & Self- financing Affiliated Colleges for various First Degree Programmes.
(a) Reservation for Nominees – Nearly 5 % seats are reserved for candidates from Jammu & Kashmir, Union Territory of Lakshadweep, Kashmiri Migrants, Inmates of Govt. Children Homes, Tamil Linguistic Minority and Wards of Armed Force Personnel.
(b) Reservation for Persons with Disabilities – 3% of the total seats will be set apart exclusively for Physically Handicapped candidates in Government Colleges.
(c) Special Reservation – At least one seat shall be reserved for Sports candidates in each subject for the First Degree Programme.
(d) Mandatory Reservation –
For Government Colleges
|S. No.||Seat Reservations||% of Reservation|
|2.||Socially & Educationally Backward Classes||20|
|3.||Economically Backward among Forward Communities||10|
|4.||Scheduled Castes & Scheduled Tribes (SC-15% ST-05%)||20|
For Affiliated Aided Colleges
|S. No.||Seat Reservations||Forward Community College||Backward Community College|
For Government Colleges
|S. No.||Seat Reservations||% of Reservation|
The admission of deserving and eligible applicants will be based on the Entrance exam and attainment of marks in their previous exams. Also the weightage of the both exams is set to 50-50%. Therefore candidates, who do not satisfy either of these parameters, will be disqualified from admissions.
From the academic year 2012-2013 onwards, the admissions to the First Degree Programme & Post Graduate Programme under Choice Based Credit & Semester system in the Arts & Science Colleges affiliated to University of Kerala and Centres of University were made on the basis of Online Centralized Allotment.
|1.||Bachelor of Arts (B.A.)||Arabic||A Pass in Higher Secondary Examination of the State or an Examination accepted by the University as equivalent there to.|
|Journalism & Mass Communication & Video Production|
|Honours in English Language & Literature|
|2.||Bachelor of Science (B.Sc.)||Psychology||A Pass in Higher Secondary Examination of the state or an Examination accepted by the University as equivalent thereto with Mathematics / Physics / Chemistry / Biology as one of the subjects under science group.|
|Biochemistry & Industrial Microbiology|
|Hotel Management & Catering Science|
|3.||Bachelor of Commerce (B.Com.)||Commerce & Tax Procedures and Practice||A Pass in Higher Secondary Examination of the State or an Examination accepted by the University as equivalent there to provided candidates coming from Non-Commerce group should have atleast 45% of the aggregate marks.|
|Commerce & Tourism and Travel Management|
|Commerce & Computer Application|
|Hotel Management & Catering|
|4.||Bachelor of Computer Application (B.C.A.)||A Pass in Higher Secondary Examination of the State or an Examination accepted by the University as equivalent thereto with Mathematics as one of the optional subject.|
|5.||Bachelor of Business Administration (B.B.A.)||A Pass in Higher Secondary or any other Examination accepted by the University as equivalent thereto with any subject combination with a minimum of 45% marks in Aggregate.|
|6.||Bachelor of Social Work (B.S.W.)||A Pass in Higher Secondary Examination or its equivalent recognised by the University.|
|7.||Bachelor of Law (L.L.B.)||A Pass in Higher Secondary Examination or its equivalent recognised by the University.|
|8.||Bachelor of Performing Arts (B.P.A.)||A Pass in Higher Secondary Examination or its equivalent recognised by the University.|
|9.||Bachelor of Fine Arts (B.F.A.)||A Pass in Higher Secondary Examination or its equivalent recognised by the University.|
The University Examinations are conducted in more than 250 affiliated colleges spread in Thiruvananthapuram, Kollam, Alappuzha and some parts of Pathanamthitta Districts. The university website provides a single window online facility for every candidate of the University for pre examinations enrollment, registration to University examinations and getting the scores in the examinations.
All the results for UG admissions through University Entrance Examination would be published in University Website.
Once the result is published, the candidates can download their score card after logging in by submitting the Registration ID & Date of Birth at the admission section of University Website.
Post Allotment Activities —
Reporting at the College: Candidates who get allotment will have to report before the Principal/Head of the College/Institution concerned for admission on the dates notified, with the following documents:
a) Print out of completed online application generated by the Candidate.
b) Fee receipt (Original copy) towards Registration fee.
c) Allotment Memo (Latest).
d) Original Marksheet of the qualifying examination.
e) Fee Receipt (Original Copy) towards special fee affiliation, matriculation, recognition, eligibility fee.
f) Certificate to prove date of birth.
g) TC from the Institution last attended.
h) Course & Conduct Certificate.
i) Original Community Certificate/BPL Certificate.
j) Income certificate in the case of SEBC/ OEC candidates.
k) Original certificates to prove the claim for grace marks, if any.
l) Eligibility certificate from the University of Kerala in case of candidates who have passed qualifying examination other than HSE/ VHSE conducted by Government of Kerala or the examination conducted by CBSE and CISCE.
m) Any other relevantcertificatefor any claim made in the application.
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