Kerala University PG Admission 2019 has already been started. You can check all the necessary facts from this page. Admission and entrance exam process is clearly described in our website
Kerala University PG Admission leads to a master’s degree in the related subjects. The duration of the program is of four semesters, except. The LLM degree consists of two semesters. The program of study will be through regular attendance of the required number of lectures, practical training and other means.
Kerala University PG Admission 2019 opened the online process for PG courses. The University of Kerala has invited admission applications for admission to various postgraduate programs in the university’s teaching department. Candidates with a bachelor’s degree with minimum required marks may apply.
There will be relaxation in the marks for SC / ST candidates. Students attending final / semester exams can also apply. The final list of eligible candidates will be published on the basis of the marks obtained in the entrance examination.
Programes of Kerala University PG Admission 2019
The Programmes in University Departments & Centres are as follows
M.A. (Master of Arts) :
Sociology, Political Science, Malayalam Language and Literature, Tamil Language and Literature , Arabic Language and Literature, English language and Literature, German Language and Literature, Russian Language and Literature, Music, Linguistics, Hindi Language and Literature, Sanskrit General Language and Literature, Archeology, Economics, History, Islamic History, Philosophy,.M.C.J. (Master of Communication and Journalism)
M.Sc. (Master of Science):
Geology, Environmental Sciences, Aquatic Biology and Fisheries, BioChemistry, Biotechnology, Genetics & Plant Breeding, Zoology (Pure & Applied), Integrative Biology, Computer Science, Chemistry, Demography & Biostatistics, Actuarial Science, Mathematics, Physics, Applied Psychology, Statistics, Computational Biology.
M. Tech. (Master of Technology):
Computer Science, Technology Management, Electronics & Communication (Optoelectronics & Optical Communications).
MBA (Master of Business Administration) General & Tourism.
MSW (Master of Social Works).
LLM (Master of Laws).
M.Com (Master of Commerce).
MLI.Sc. (Master of Library and Information Science).
PhD: All Departments.
Reservation in Kerala University PG Admission 2019
Kerala University PG Admission Seats available in University Departments are mainly classified in two parts. Merit Seats and Reservation seats.
Kerala University PG Admission 2019 seats are to be filled by the University for the Departments are classified as “Merit Seats”.
The seats in the Departments of the University that are earmarked for SC/ST/SEBC/BPL/PWD are classified as “Reservation Seats.”
Types of Reservations:
Seats will be reserved for the following categories in the University Departments for various PG programmes.
a. Mandatory Reservation
The seats for each programme in the University Departments will be distributed as per the U.O (MS) No.107/08/H.Edn. dated 30.8.08 and corresponding U.O AcB/I/Admns BC/2008 dated 20.9.2008.
Eligibility for Kerala University PG Admission
Kerala University PG Admission 2019 Academic Eligibility for Kerala University admission is as below. Please read the university prospectus for more details about the eligibility conditions.
- The Students who have pursued 10+2+3 scheme and obtained a Bachelor Degree from the University of Kerala or a degree recognized as equivalent thereto, and who have secured the following, shall be eligible for admission to PG programmes:
- CGPA of 2 or above in a 4- point scale or
- 3.5 or above in a 7-point scale or
- 5 or above in a 10-point scale or
- 50% or above in case of Bachelor Degrees which award marks,
Relaxation for candidates from SC/ST category shall be as follows:
CGPA of 1.8 or above in a 4-point scale
3.15 or above in a 7-point scale
4.5 or above in a 10-point scale
45% or above in case of Bachelor Degrees which award marks.
2. Candidate shall secure at least 25% (20% for SC/ST category) of the average marks of the stream in the entrance examination conducted by the University of Kerala.
3. Candidate shall hold Bachelor degree in subjects specified in Schedule I, for admission to corresponding PG Programmes. The CSSAC shall be competent to recommend revisions to Annexure I from time to time, on recommendations of the Department Councils.
4. Candidate who have written the Bachelors degree Examination and awaiting results can also apply.
5. Any candidate admitted to a PG Programme of this University in any subject in earlier years shall be eligible to apply for admission to any PG Programme.
6. Multiple Applications: A candidate may apply for a maximum of three PG Programmes at a time.
Rank List of Kerala University PG Entrance Test
Rank list for Kerala University PG Admission 2019 shall be prepared based on the performance in the entrance exam.
For sponsored candidates, ranking shall be based on 80% weightage for CGPA/aggregate marks at bachelor level and 10% for work experience (1%/year) and 10% for an interview conducted by Department Council.
How to Apply for Kerala University PG Admission
Any candidate who wishes to join PG Degree Programme in the University Departments can apply for the admission.
The person should register online at admissions.keralauniversity.ac.in.
A candidate will have the facility to apply for a maximum of 3 programmes through a single registration.
The Registration Fee will be as follows:
General :Rs. 500/-, SC/ST: Rs.250/
Additional Subjects: General :Rs.100/, SC/ST :Rs.50/
The Registration fee can be remitted by online payment or to the A/C No. 67153233669 in any branch of State Bank of India using the special Chalan of Kerala University available in the ‘Download Chalan’ link in the website (www.admissions.keralauniversity.ac.in).
A candidate who does not belong to SC/ST Community will be treated as “General” candidate for this purpose.
Candidates shall not remit the fee in any other form like Demand Draft, Cheque etc.
Submission of Application for Kerala University PG Admission 2019
The candidates have to go through the mandatory steps given below for the successful submission of online application:
Step 1: Registering in the Site:
Click on the link, ‘Click Here to Register’ in the home page of CSS-Admissions 2016 and provide the basic information (name, date of birth and community). On successful completion of this first step, Login to the site using the application number and password.
It is advised to change the password immediately to prevent any type of intrusion by any unauthorized person. The candidate should note down the password and application number carefully for login into his/her page later.
Step 2: Entering Personal Details, Qualifying Exams and Options for various Programmes:
The candidates should give their personal and reservation details in this page. The candidate has to produce all supporting documents for the reservations claimed; or else, the claims for reservations will be discarded.
After entering the personal and reservation details, the candidate can enter the details of SGPA /marks upto ivth Semester in the case of Arts, Social Sciences and Sciences degree programmes.
The candidates, registering their options, should satisfy all the eligibility conditions with regard to nativity and academic qualifications stated in the Prospectus.
The allotment to programmes, which do not satisfy the eligibility conditions, will be cancelled at the time of admission. In such cases the candidature of the applicant will be cancelled without any further intimation.
Fill the details carefully and click the button “Save Information’ for the next step.
Note: No memo will be sent by post in the case of defective applications. But edit option will be provided for a stipulated period and no corrections or changes will be allowed after the stipulated period.
Step 3: Download the chalan, Remit the fees and then enter Fee Remittance Details:
Log on to the candidates page using the application number and password (date of birth will be the default password).
Fill the Registration Fee remittance details in the page ‘Fee Remittance’.
Step 4: Photo and signature uploading:
Upload the scanned photo and signature in the prescribed format given in the site.
Step 5: Option for verifying the application:
Here the candidates can verify the application and edit the details.
Step 6: Printout of the Application:
The candidate must take the print out of the application form for future reference.
This print-out copy must be produced at the time of admission. This is a mandatory step.
The Hard Copy application is not to be sent to the University.
Admit card for Kerala University PG Admission
Kerala University PG Admission 2019 hall ticket for the entrance examination can be downloaded from the website after the notification. The same will be informed to the students via sms to the mobile number given at the time of registration.
The Admit Card for the Entrance Examination can be downloaded from the official website of the University of Kerala, admissions.keralauniversity.ac.in.
The candidates will have to enter their Application number and Password in order to download the admit card. They will have to take a printout of the admit card. Admit cards will not be sent by post from the University. The venue of the examination and time table will be given in the admit card.
Entrance examination for Kerala University PG Admission
There shall be an entrance examination for admission to each PG Programme. No candidate shall be admitted to a PG Programme without taking the entrance examination. Provided that the restrictions do not apply to SC/ST candidates admitted to vacant seats, foreign candidates and sponsored candidates.
Nature of Entrance Examinations:
Entrance examinations shall consist of 60 Multiple Choice Questions for 60 marks and descriptive type question for 40 marks. This examination will cover subject knowledge at qualifying examination and/ or logical and numerical reasoning, for maximum of 2 hours. The descriptive part contain 8 questions out of 12 of 5 marks each.
The Department Council shall set model QPs for a entrance examinations and the Controller of Examinations shall arrange to set the QPs. The office is the of the CSSAC shall conduct the entrance examinations.
No re-examination shall be provided to absentees, under any circumstances. It shall be competent of the CSSAC to sanction special arrangements for differently-abled candidates.
Result of Entrance Exam
Kerala University PG Admission 2019 results of entrance examination will be published in the website.
Final process of Kerala University PG Admission
Reporting at the University Department:
Candidates need to report for admission before the Head of the Department concerned only when the announcement regarding the same is made by the University.
Candidate should report with the following documents in original:
- The Admission Memo.
- Receipt of University fee remitted in the bank.
- Certificate to prove date of birth.
- Transfer Certificate (TC) from the Institution last attended and Conduct Certificate.
- Mark lists of the Degree examination and Provisional/Degree Certificate.
- Eligibility Certificate from University of Kerala, in case of candidates who have passed their qualifying examination from other Universities.
- Migration Certificate in case of candidates who have passed their qualifying examination from other Universities.
- Any other documents required to be produced by the Head of Institution.
Verification of Documents before Kerala University PG Admission:
The Head of the Department shall be responsible for verification of original documents and satisfaction of the correctness of the records produced by the candidate at the time of admission. The Head of the Department will have the right to deny an admission, if he/she finds any relevant mismatch in the original documents and online data that has affected the ranking process.
Failure to report for Admission: Candidates who do not take admission on the prescribed date and time in the University Department will lose his/her claim for admissions.
Fee to be paid to the University on admission: At the time of admission, the candidate has to remit the requisite fee in the University department. The Details of fee will be provided in the admission memo.