Kannur University offers various UG and PG courses such as B.Tech , BBA, BCA, BSW, B.Com, B.Ed, MBA, M.Com, MCA, PhD etc. It provides 17 faculties in total. The University was founded as Malabar University in Kerala The University is recognized by UGC and accredited by NAAC with a 'B' Grade.
Kannur University follows CBCS at both UG and PG level. It also offers a Distance Education program, candidates can apply online for their choice of course. Most of the admissions in the institute are based on entrance examinations and applications for both admission and entrance are available online.
Different eligibility criteria and selection processes are set by the University for admission in different courses. KEAM , NEET-UG , CAT, CMAT, JRF are some of the exams accepted by the University for giving admission in courses like B.Tech, BDS, MBA, and Ph.D. The University also accepts CAP scores for admission in courses like MCA, M.A, M.Sc, M.Lib.