Admission | Government Engineering College, Thrissur


    A pass in the Higher Secondary Examination of the University in Kerala State or Examinations considered equivalent there to with Mathematics, Physics and Chemistry as optional subjects with a minimum of 50% marks in Mathematics only and 50% marks in Mathematics, Physics Chemistry put together. For SEBC catogary whose income is below the income limit notified by the Govt., the percent of marks will be 45%.
    A Diploma in Engineering awarded by the Board of Technical Examinations of Kerala State or Examination considered equivalent thereto by the State Board of Technical Education after undergoing an Institutional course of at least 3 years, securing a cumulative  minimum of 50% marks in the ii & iii year diploma examination. University regulations revised from time to time will be implemented.

    Note: -1. Diploma in Engineering is not recognized as the academic eligibility for colleges affiliated to M.G. University and University of Calicut.  Such candidates will be admitted only on available seats in Engineering College under the Kerala University according to rank.
    2. Candidates belonging to Socially and Educationally Backward Classes, as per G.O. (P) 208/66/Edn. dt: 02/05/66 and amendments thereof, with a total annual family income up to Rs. 42,000/- will have a relaxation of 5% marks.
    3. Scheduled Caste and Scheduled Tribe Candidates need only a pass in the qualifying examination.
    4. In the case of candidates selected on the basis of the marks in the qualifying examination, 50% marks in Mathematics (University stipulation) and 60% marks in Mathematics, Physics and Chemistry put together (A.I.C.T.E. stipulation)are required. For diploma holders, 60% marks in final diploma examination is required.  The relaxation given above for candidates belonging to S.E.B.C., S.C. and S.T. are applicable here also.  This is applicable only in the case of nominees of Government of India and nominees to reciprocal quota seats. The candidates should have appeared for the qualifying examination before appearing for the Common Entrance Examination. No rounding off of percentage marks to the nearest whole number is permitted. E.g. 50% means 75/150 or 225/450 and 45% means 68/150 or 203/450.  Only the absolute marks obtained by the candidate will be taken into account for determining eligibility.
    Age: Applicants should have completed 17 years of age as on the 31st December. No relaxation of the minimum age limit shall be made on any account.


    Eligibility for admission:

    Candidates shall be Indian Nationals, either natives of Kerala State or employed in Kerala State. Candidates shall possess the following qualifications:
    A. A pass in the Diploma Examination in Engineering after under going regular institutional course of 3 years.
    B. Candidates should be in employment in the Engineering profession in
    1. Government service
    2. Semi-Government/Companies/Corporations and Board
    3. Private companies registered under Companies Act or
    4. Private (aided) Polytechnics and Private (aided) Engineering Colleges in the State. They should be in professional employment for at least two years at the time of submitting the application after passing the Diploma Examination.  Training of any kind will not be taken in lieu of experience.


    Candidates will be admitted only to the branch of Engineering in which they have obtained the Diploma.  However a pass in Diploma Examination in Instrument Technology shall be considered as an eligible qualification for Electrical & Electronics Engineering at the Engineering Colleges in Thiruvananthapuram and Kollam.  Diploma in Automobile Engineering of recognised University/Board/Institution is also considered as eligible qualification for Mechanical Engineering.
    1. Selection will be made collegewise.
    2. Selection of candidates will be made on the basis of the index marks calculated as per subclause except in the case of admission under management quota in private(aided) Engineering Colleges.  15% seats relating to management quota in private(aided) Engineering College will be filled up by the management in accordance with the direction contained in Honourable Supreme Court Judgement relating to the issue. Communal reservation ordered in G.O. (P) No. 208/66/Edn. Dated 02/05/1966 will be followed as ordered in G.O. (Ms) No. 245/72/Edn. Dated 25/10/1972.
    3. Index mark will be the sum of the following:
    a) Percentage of marks obtained in Final Year Diploma Examination
    b) 4 marks per year of qualifying experience subject to the condition that no marks will be given for experience below 3 months and maximum marks awarded will be limited to 40.


    a. Pass in B. Tech. Degree Examination or equivalent examination recognized by the University of Calicut in the respective branch of study.
    b. Admission is normally through GATE and such candidates are eligible for the award of the Government of India Scholarship of Rs. 8,000/- per month.



    1. Qualification / Eligibility for admission:
    Candidate for admission to the MCA course shall be required to have one of the following  qualifications.
    a. BCA, B Sc in Computer Science / IT / Electronics.
    b. B Tech with 50% aggregate – all semesters put together.
    c. B. Sc / B Com or Equivalent with Mathematics or Statistics (This does not include Business Mathematics  / Statistics ) as one of the optional subjects, 50% marks in aggregate and 60% marks in optional. 5% relaxation in marks for SEBC candidates and pass minimum for SC/ST students as per government rules.
    2. Selection of candidates to all seats will be made on the basis of the rank obtained in the Entrance Test subject to rules.
    3. Reservation of seats:
    a) 15% of seats will be reserved for Scheduled Cast and 7.5% for Scheduled Tribe candidates.
    b) One-third of the remaining seats will be reserved for candidates from outside Kerala and two-third for candidates from Kerala.
    c) The seats unavailed by Scheduled Cast candidates will go to Scheduled Tribe candidates and vice versa.
    d) If any seat in reservation quota is left unavailed of by candidate of the particular category, it will go to the open merit pool of Kerala State.



    A) B. Tech. Degree Course
    Tuition Fee : Rs. 4000/- per Year
     Fees To Be Remitted at time of admission :
      Admission fee : Rs. 150/-
      Special Fee : Rs. 1005/- per Year
      Recognition Fee : Rs.65/-only for CBSE, ICSE etc . (Other than  HSE Kerala)
      Matriculation Fee : Rs. 65/-
      University Union Fee : Rs. 105/-
      Co-operative society Fund: Rs 110/-
      PTA Fund :Rs 5000/-
       Totall           Rs.6500/-

    B) B. Tech. (part-time) Degree Course
    Admission Fee : Rs. 600/-
    Tuition Fee : Rs. 7000/- per year
    Special Fee : Rs. 1200/-
    Caution Deposit : Rs. 500/-
    Recognition Fee : Rs. 50/-
    Migration Fee : Rs. 275/-
    Total : Rs. 9400/-

    C) M. Tech. Degree Course
    Admission Fee : Rs. 150/-
    Tuition Fee : Rs. 7000/- per year
    Special Fee : Rs. 2850/- per year
    Caution Deposit : Rs. 1000/-
    Recognition Fee : Rs.65/-only for other universities

    D) M.C.A. Degree Course
    Admission Fee : Rs. 600/-
    Tuition Fee : Rs. 7000/- per year
    Special Fee : Rs. 2215/- per year
    Caution Deposit : Rs. 1000/-
    Recognition Fees : Rs.65/-only for other universities
    University Fee : Rs. 105/-
    * Note: Fees for Bus, PTA, Co-operative store etc. are to be paid in addition.