University of Kerala PG Admission 2023-24: Dates, Application, Merit Lists

University of Kerala PG Admission
University of Kerala PG Admission

University of Kerala PG Admission 2023-24: University of Kerala, Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala invites online application for PG admission for the academic session 2023-24.

Check full details on University of Kerala PG Admission 2023-24 below here.

University of Kerala PG Programs

In University Teaching Departments

  • M.A. Arabic Language & Literature
  • M.A. Archaeology
  • M.A. Economics
  • M.A. English Language & Literature
  • M.A. German Language & Literature
  • M.A. Hindi Language & Literature
  • M.A. History
  • M.A. Islamic History
  • M.A. Linguistics
  • M.A. Malayalam Language and Literature
  • M.A. Music
  • M.A. Philosophy
  • M.A. Political Science
  • M.A. Politics , International Relations& Diplomacy
  • M.A. Public Administration
  • M.A. Russian Language & Literature
  • M.A. Sanskrit General Language & Literature
  • M.A. Sociology
  • M.A. Tamil Language & Literature
  • M.A. West Asian Studies
  • M.Sc. Applied Aquaculture
  • M.Sc. Applied Psychology
  • MA Financial Economics
  • MA Malayalasahithyavum Keralapadanangalum
  • MSW
  • M.Sc. Actuarial Science
  • M.Sc. Applied Statistics and Data Analytics
  • M.Sc. Aquatic Biology & Fisheries
  • M.Sc. Biochemistry
  • M.Sc. Biotechnology
  • M.Sc. Botany with Specialization in Biodiversity Conservation
  • M.Sc. Chemistry
  • M.Sc. Climate Change and Disaster Management
  • M.Sc. Computational Biology Specialization in Computer Aided Drug Design
  • M.Sc. Computational Biology Specialization in Machine Learning
  • M.Sc. Computational Biology Specialization in NGS Data Analytics
  • M.Sc. Computer Science
  • M.Sc. Computer Science with specialization in Artificial Intelligence
  • M.Sc. Computer Science with Specialization in Machine Learning
  • M.Sc. Demography & Biostatistics
  • M.Sc. Electronics (Artificial Intelligence)
  • M.Sc. Electronics (Optoelectronics)
  • M.Sc. Environmental Sciences
  • M.Sc. Genetics & Plant Breeding
  • M.Sc. Geology
  • M.Sc. Integrative Biology (Zoology)
  • M.Sc. Mathematics
  • M.Sc. Mathematics with specialization in Finance and Computation
  • M.Sc. Physics ( Specialization in Space Physics)
  • M.Sc. Physics (Specialization in Renewable Energy)
  • M.Sc. Physics (with specialization in applied electronics)
  • M.Sc. Physics with specialization in Nanoscience
  • M.Sc. Statistics
  • M.Sc. Zoology (Pure & Applied)
  • M.Sc.Chemistry (Functional Materials)
  • M.Sc.Chemistry (Specialization in Renewable Energy)
  • M.Com (Rural Management)
  • M.Com Blue Economy and Maritime Law
  • M.Com Finance and Accounting
  • M.Com Global Business Operations
  • M.A. Manuscriptology
  • M.Ed
  • MCJ
  • Master of Library and Information Science(M.Lib.I.Sc.)
  • LLM
  • M.Des. Animation Film Making With Specialization in 3D Animation
  • M.Des. Animation Film Making With Specialization in Game Art design
  • M.Des. Animation Film Making With Specialization in Visual Effects Technology
  • M.Sc. Data Science

In Affiliated Colleges

  • MA Arabic
  • MA Business Economics
  • MA Economics
  • MA English
  • MA Hindi
  • MA History
  • MA Islamic History
  • MA Malayalam
  • MA Music
  • MA Philosophy
  • MA Political Science
  • MA Public Administration
  • MA Sanskrit (Vyakarana)
  • MA Sanskrit (Vedanta)
  • MA Sanskrit (General)
  • MA Sanskrit (Jyothisha)
  • MA Sanskrit (Nyaya)
  • MA Sanskrit (Sahithya)
  • MA Sociology
  • MA Tamil
  • MA Mass Communication & Journalism
  • MA Music (Violin)
  • MA Music (Veena)
  • MA Music (Mridangam)
  • MA Dance (Kerala Nadanam)
  • MA Economics (Behavioral Economics and Data Science)
  • MA History (World History and Historeography)
  • MSc Home Science (Nutrition and Dietetics)
  • MSc Analytical Chemistry
  • MSc Applied Chemistry
  • MSc Bio Informatics
  • MSc Bio Chemistry
  • MSc Bio Technology
  • MSc Botany
  • MSc Chemistry
  • MSc Counselling Psychology
  • MSc Electronics
  • MSc Environmental Science
  • MSc Geology
  • MSc Home Science (Extension Education)
  • MSc Home Science (Food and Nutrition)
  • MSc Mathematics
  • MSc Medicinal Chemistry
  • MSc Physics
  • MSc Polymer Chemistry
  • MSc Psychology
  • MSc Statistics
  • MSc Zoology
  • MSc Computer Science
  • MSc Micro Biology
  • MSc Geography
  • MSc Home Science (Family Resource Management)
  • MSc Statistics with specialization in Data Analytics
  • MSc Physics with specialisation in Space Physics
  • MSc Chemistry with Specialization in Drug Design and Development
  • MSc Physics with specialisation in Nano science
  • MSc Botany with Specialisation in Ethano Botany and Ethano Pharmacology
  • MSc Zoology with specialisation in Biosystematics and Biodiversity
  • MCom
  • MCom International Trade
  • MCom Finance & Accounting

University of Kerala PG Admission 2023-24 Eligibility Criteria


  • Candidate should be an Indian citizen. For foreign candidates, relevant regulations apply.

Academic Eligibility

For PG Programs

  • 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 Programs:
    • 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.
  • Candidates shall hold Bachelor degree in subjects specified in Schedule I given in information brochure, for admission to corresponding PG Programs.
  • Candidate who have written the Bachelor’s degree Examination and awaiting results can also apply.

Note – For subject wise eligibility criteria read prospectus.

University of Kerala PG Admission 2023-24 Important Dates

In University Teaching Departments (UTD)

Notification of Admissions28.02.2023
Last Date for Online Application20.04.2023
Entrance Examination Dates10-05-2023 to 14-05-2023
Publication of Rank List26.05.2023
Admission Starts02.06.2023
Classes Start12.06.2023
Admission Closes30.06.2023

University of Kerala PG Admission 2023-24 Application Process

  • Candidates have to apply online on the link available at university website.
  • Read instruction given there carefully before filling application form.

Steps to fill Application Form

The candidates have to go through the mandatory steps given below for the successful submission of online application:

  • Step 1: Registering in the site
  • Step 2: Entering Personal Details, Marks/CGPA of Qualifying Examination in the case of Arts, Social Sciences and Sciences and options for various programmes. (Final Year Degree Candidates who are awaiting results can also apply. But such candidates should upload their marks/ CGPA on or before the last date for uploading marks.)
  • Step 3: Payment of registration Fee should be made online only.
  • Step 4: Uploading of photograph and signature
  • Step 5: Option for verifying the application
  • Step 6: Printout of the Application. 

Application Fee


GeneralRs. 750/-
Additional Subjects GeneralRs.105/-
Additional Subjects SC/STRs.55/-

For Affiliated Colleges

General / SEBCRs. 700/-
SC/STRs. 400/-
Additional Subjects GeneralRs.105/-
Additional Subjects SC/STRs.55/-

Selection Process

  • Candidates will be selected on the basis of entrance test in UTD.

University of Kerala PG Admission 2023-24 Merit Lists

In University Teaching Departments


In Affiliated Colleges

Last Index Mark of SUPPLEMENTARY ALLOTMENT Click here
Last Index Mark of ALLOTMENT Click here
ONLINE ADMISSION 2023-24 FOR PG PROGRAMMES. Instructions Click here

Important Links

ProspectusClick Here
Prospectus UTDClick Here
Application FormClick Here
University of Kerala WebsiteClick Here
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University of Kerala PG Admission 2022-23

University of Kerala PG Admission 2022 Important Dates

Notification of Admissions12th April 2022
Last Date for Online application11th May 2022
Dates of Entrance Examination30th to 05th June 2022
Publication of Rank List15th July 2022
Admission Starts10th August 2022
Classes Start12th September 2022
Admission Closes30th September 2022

University of Kerala PG Entrance Exam

There shall be an entrance examination for admission to each PG Programme and 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 questions for 40 marks covering subject knowledge at qualifying examination and/ or logical and numerical reasoning, for a maximum of 2 hours. 
  • The descriptive part contains 8 questions out of 12 of 5 marks each. 
  • Medium of Examination shall be English except for Languages.
  • Candidate shall secure a score greater than zero in the entrance examination conducted by the University of kerala. 
  • Negative Marks: There shall be 0.25 negative mark for each wrong answer for multiple choice questions in entrance examination.

Exam Centre

Trivandrum, Ernakulam and Kozhikkode in Kerala are the centres of the Entrance Examination. The Vice-Chairman, CSS, is authorized to cancel any centre, if the number of applicants opting the centre is less than 1000.

Admit Card

  • The Admit Card for the Entrance Exam can be downloaded from the official website of the University of Kerala,
  • The candidates will have to enter their Application number and Password in order to download the admit card.
  • The venue of the examination and time table will be given in the admit card.