Central University of Kerala (CUK) was founded in 2009 at Kasaragod, Kerala. It is ranked at #101 out of 200 top universities in the overall category by NIRF ranking 2020. The university offers UG, PG, Ph.D. and Diploma courses in the field of Science, Arts, Social Work, International Relations & Politics, English & Comparative Literature, Education, Linguistics, and Legal Studies. Admissions to the courses are based on CU-CET. University campus is spread over 310 acres of land with excellent infrastructural facilities. 

Latest Updates: 

  • The last date for CUCET 2020 UG Admissions has been extended to October 30, 2020, 11:59 PM.
  • The last date for uploading eligibility and reservation certificate/details for CUCET 2020 UG Admissions has been extended to November 20, 2020.
  • The University has released dates for Online UG/ PG Counselling 2020-21. Counseling will commence from November 2, 2020.

Central University of Kerala Admission 2020

Events Dates
Commencement of online registration March 16, 2020
Closing date of online registration June 6, 2020
Issue of admit card September 9, 2020
CUCET 2020 exam dates September 18 to 20, 2020
Answer key for CUCET 2020 September 21, 2020
Corrected answer key September 30, 2020
Result declaration October 17, 2020
CUK UG/ PG Online Counselling Link Active From October 21, 2020
CUK UG/ PG Last Date for Counselling Application Submission October 28, 2020 (till 11:59:59 pm)
CUK UG/ PG Counselling for UR/Gen Category November 2-3, 2020
CUK UG/ PG Counselling for Other Categories November 4-5, 2020

CUK Kasaragod Highlights

Established in  2009
Institute Type Central University
Approval UGC
Courses Offered UG, PG, Doctoral, Diploma
Admission Criteria Entrance-based
Entrance Exam CU-CET
Application mode Online
Official Website https://www.cukerala.ac.in/

CUK Kasaragod Courses

Central University of Kerala offers the following courses at the UG, PG and Doctoral level:

Courses Details
B.A.
  • Specializations: International Relations
  • Duration: 3 years
  • Eligibility: 10+2 examination with at least 50% marks
M.A.
  • Specializations: English & Comparative Literature, Linguistics & Language Technology, Hindi & Comparative Literature, Public Administration and Policy Studies, International Relations & Political Science, Malayalam
  • Duration: 2 years
  • Eligibility: Bachelor degree in any field with 50% marks
M.S.W.
  • Duration: 2 years
  • Eligibility: Bachelor degree in any field with 50% marks
M.Ed.
  • Duration: 2 years
  • Eligibility: B.Ed. with 50% marks
M.Sc.
  • Specializations: Zoology, Biochemistry, Chemistry, Computer Science, Environmental Science, Genomic Science, Geology/ Mathematics, Botany, Physics, Yoga Therapy
  • Duration: 2 years
  • Eligibility: Bachelor degree in the relevant discipline with 55% marks
LLM
  • Duration: 2 years
  • Eligibility: LLB degree with 50% marks
MPH
  • Duration: 2 years
  • Eligibility: MBBS/ B.Sc. Nursing/BDS/BPH/B.Pharma or any other related degree with 50% marks
MBA
  • Duration: 2 years
  • Eligibility: Bachelor degree with 50% marks
M.Com.
  • Duration: 2 years
  • Eligibility: B.Com./BBA/BBM with 50% marks
PG Diploma
  • Specializations: Yoga, NRI Laws, Hindi
  • Duration: 1 year
  • Eligibility: Bachelor degree in any discipline
Ph.D. 
  • Duration: 3 years
  • Eligibility: Post-graduation in the relevant subject

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CUK Kasaragod Admissions

To get admission, candidates need to qualify the National level Entrance exam called CU-CET that is conducted by the ten Central Universities together. Seat allotments are done based on the ranks obtained in the exam

How to Apply?

  • Visit the official website of CUCET
  • Fill in the form with necessary details and submit it
  • Pay the fee online/debit card/credit card
  • Candidates will receive an automated e-mail and SMS on their mobile number after successful payment
  • In case of payment through “Challan”, candidates may need to wait for 7 days to receive it
  • Keep a printout for the same as future reference.

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CUK Kasaragod Facilities

  • Library- The University is equipped with two libraries for both the campus. The Library is a fully air-conditioned and spacious environment, with a WI-FI network and free internet access to all.
  • Hostel- Well-furnished hostels are there with excellent security and all necessary facilities.
  • Computer Lab- The lab is well equipped for the faculties, students, and researchers. The high-speed internet connectivity is over 1 Gbps which is useful for enlarging student’s overall knowledge and perspectives.
  • Student Counselling Centre-The University has a separate Student counselling Centre for the support and welfare of Students. 
  • Other facilities:
    • Classrooms
    • NME-ICT
    • Auditorium
    • Sports ground

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CUK Kasaragod FAQs

Ques. How to reach CUK Kasaragod?

Ans. Candidates can reach there by Bus, Rail, and Air. The nearest airport is Mangalore and Kozhikode which is 80 km and 210 km from the campus.

Ques. Does the CUK Kasaragod provide any financial assistance for students?

Ans. Yes, the university provides scholarships for meritorious students and students belonging to ST/SC category. There are also fellowships for OBC students

Ques. Is there any coaching program available for civil service exams at CUK Kasaragod?

Ans. Yes, there is UGC NET and civil service exam coaching for SC, ST, and minorities

Ques. Does the CUK Kasaragod follow the Anti-Ragging Policy for all the students?

Ans. Yes, the college has a strict policy for Anti-Ragging and has a separate cell for Anti-Ragging.

Ques. When does the CUK Kasaragod start its application process and the classes?

Ans. The new session begins every year in the month of August followed by the application process in the month of June and July. Due to Pandemic Covid-19, the University is commencing its classes from the month of September.