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Kerala University Distance Education (IDEKU) Admission 2019 for UG PG Courses

Kerala University Distance Education Admissions 2019 - School of Distance Education, University of Kerala (IDEKU) invites applications for admissions to Undergraduate (UG), Postgraduate (PG) Programs for the academic session 2019 – 20.

 

SDE, University of Kerala

  • School of Distance Education, University of Kerala, started in 1976 as a Teaching & Research Dept. of the University of Kerala, is one of the pioneering centre of distance learning in the state
  • The School is located in the Senate House Campus at Palayam, Thiruvananthapuram. The school offers 25 Programs, both UG & PG through distance mode of learning
  • The medium of instruction of all courses is English except for certain language courses

 

See: Distance Education Admissions

 

Kerala University Distance Education Admissions 2019 Important Dates

UG Programs
I, III & V Semester

  • Last Date Without Fine: 4th week of June 2019
  • Last Date with fine Rs.50/-: 4th week of July 2019
  • Last Date with fine Rs.250/-: 4th week of August 2019
  • Last Date with fine Rs.1000/-: 4th week of November 2019

II, IV & VI Semester

  • Last Date Without Fine: 4th week of December 30 2019
  • Last Date with fine Rs.50/-: 4th week of  January 2020
  • Last Date with fine Rs.250/-: 4th week of August 2020
  • Last Date with fine Rs.1000/-:  Upto Exam Notification

PG Program
I, III & V Semester

  • Last Date Without Fine: 4th week of June  2019
  • Last Date with fine Rs.50/-:  4th week of July 2019
  • Last Date with fine Rs.250/-: 4th week of August 2019
  • Last Date with fine Rs.1000/-: 4th week of November 2019

II, IV & VI Semester

  • Last Date Without Fine: 4th week of December 30 2019
  • Last Date with fine Rs.50/-: 4th week of  January 2020
  • Last Date with fine Rs.250/-: 4th week of August 2020
  • Last Date with fine Rs.1000/-:  Upto Exam Notification

Courses Offered
The School is located in the Senate House Campus at Palayam, Thiruvananthapuram
A) Under-Graduate Programs (6 Semesters)

  • B.A. Economics
  • B.A. English
  • B.A. History
  • B.A. Hindi
  • B.A. Malayalam
  • B.A. Political Science
  • B.A. Sociology
  • B. Sc. Computer Science
  • B. Sc. Mathematics
  • Bachelor of Computer Application (B.C.A.)
  • B. Com. (Finance / Co-operation / Computer Application)
  • B.L.I.Sc (2 Semesters)
  • B.B.A

 

See: BBA Admission

 

B) Post Graduate Programs 4 Semesters)

  • M.A. Economics
  • M.A. English
  • M.A. Hindi
  • M.A. History
  • M.A. Malayalam
  • M.A. Political Science
  • M.A. Public Administration
  • M.A. Sociology
  • M. Sc. Computer Science
  • M. Sc. Mathematics
  • M.Com - Finance
  • M.L.I.Sc (2 Semesters)

 

See: MA Admission

 

Eligibility Criteria for Kerala University Distance Education Admissions 2019

BA

  • Candidate should have passed the Pre-degree examination of the University of Kerala/Higher Secondary/VHSE/AISSCE/ ISE examination with any subject or any examination recognized as equivalent thereto

B.Com

  • Candidates must have passed the Higher Secondary Examination of the Directorate of Higher Secondary Kerala or any other equivalent examination, with Accounting as one of the subjects and any two of the following subjects:
    • Commerce
    • Commercial Geography
    • Banking
    • Business Studies
    • Insurances and Salesmanship
    • Business Management
    • Business Communication
    • Economics
    • Office Management
    • Bachelor of Science [B. Sc] (Mathematics)
    • Candidates should have passed the Pre-degree Examination of this University or Higher Secondary VHSE/ AISSCE/lSE Examination with Mathematics as one of the Optional Subject or any examination recognized as equivalent thereto

Bachelor of Science [B. Sc] (Computer Science)

  • Candidate should have passed in Pre-Degree examination of the University of Kerala, or any other examination recognized as equivalent thereto (or) possess any degree of the University of Kerala or equivalent (or) possess 3-year Diploma in engineering subjects approved by the Director of Technical Education, Government of Kerala

BCA

  • Candidate should have passed in Pre-Degree examination of the University of Kerala, or any other examination recognized as equivalent thereto (or) possess any degree of the University of Kerala or equivalent (or) possess 3-year Diploma in engineering subjects approved by the Director of Technical Education, Government of Kerala

Bachelor of Library and Information Science [B.Lib.I.Sc]

  • Candidate should possess a bachelor’s degree of the University of Kerala or any other University recognized as equivalent thereto with at least 40% marks. For candidates belonging to SC/ST and OBC, there will be relaxation of 5% and 3% respectively in the minimum required aggregate

Master of Library and Information Science [M.Lib.I.Sc]

  • Candidate must possess Bachelor’s degree in Library and Information Science of the University of Kerala, or a degree of any other university recognized as equivalent thereto

M.Com

  • Candidate should possess BBA, BBS, BBM or B.Com. degree of Kerala University or any other degree recognized as equivalent thereto. Those having passed the NDC Examination of All India Council for Technical Education can also apply for the course.

Master of Science [M.Sc] (Mathematics)

  • Candidate should possess Bachelor’s degree of Kerala University or its equivalent in Mathematics or Statistics or B.Sc. (Vocational) degree with Mathematics as one of the main subjects with at least 55% marks in the optional subject including subsidiary subjects. For SEBC students & SC/ST candidates, the minimum required marks is 53% and 40% respectively

Master of Arts [MA] (Economics)

  • Candidate should have Bachelor’s degree of Kerala University in Economics, Mathematics or Statistics or any degree recognized as equivalent thereto

Master of Arts [MA] (English)

  • Candidate should possess Bachelor’s degree of Kerala University with English Literature as a Core Subject in a combination of subjects or Bachelor’s degree in the Faculties of Arts, Science, Social Science, Oriental Studies and Fine Arts

Master of Arts [MA] (Hindi)

  • Candidate should have bachelor’s degree with Hindi Literature or its equivalent B.A. / B.Sc. degree with Hindi

Master of Arts [MA] (History)

  • Candidate must possess Bachelor’s Degree of Kerala University in the Faculty of Social Science or a Bachelor’s degree in English Language and Literature or any degree recognized as equivalent to a degree in Social Science

Master of Arts [MA] (Islamic History & Culture)

  • Candidate should possess a bachelor’s degree although preference / weightage will be given to candidates having BA Islamic History

Master of Arts [MA] (Malayalam)

  • Candidate should possess Bachelor’s degree of Kerala University with Malayalam Literature under Part III or B.A. / B.Sc. degree with Malayalam or any degree recognised as equivalent thereto

Master of Arts [MA] (Music)

  • Candidates should be graduates with Music under Part III/Degree holders who are talented and interested in Music, who qualify in the aptitude test both in theory and practical conducted by the SDE

Master of Arts [MA] (Philosophy)

  • Candidate should possess a Bachelor’s degree in any discipline

Master of Arts [MA] (Political Science)

  • Candidate should have a Bachelor’s degree of Kerala University in History, Politics, Economics, Philosophy, Psychology, Anthropology or Commerce or a Bachelor’s degree in English Language and Literature or any degree recognized as equivalent thereto. Science graduates with 50% marks in the main subject are also eligible for admission

Master of Arts [MA] (Public Administration)

  • Candidate should possess a Bachelor’s degree in any discipline with at least 45% marks

Master of Arts [MA] (Sociology)

  • Candidate must possess a Bachelor’s degree in any subject in the faculties of Arts, Science, Social Science, Commerce and law & B. Tech. Degree or its equivalent. Candidates having BCA degree recognized by University of Kerala and B.F.Sc. degree of Kerala Agricultural University are also eligible for admission to the course

Master of Arts [MA] (Sanskrit), Master of Arts [MA] (Arabic) & Master of Arts [MA] (Tamil)

  • Candidates should have a graduate degree with relevant languages

Master of Science [M.Sc] (Computer Science)

  • Candidate should possess a Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science / Engineering /Electronics / Computer application or a Bachelors Degree with Mathematics / Statistics / Computer Science / Computer application at subsidiary level
  • Candidates having B. Sc. Degree with mathematics as auxiliary Subject Chemistry as Core Subject and Industrial Chemistry as Vocational Subject are also eligible to apply

Important Note:

  • Candidates who have passed qualifying exam from outside Kerala University shall procedure Eligibility Certificate from the Registrar University of Kerala and Migration Certificate from the respective Board /University

 

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Admission Procedure

  • Eligibility for admissions to various First-Degree Programs shall be according to the rules framed by the University from time to time. No student shall be eligible for admission to a First- Degree Program in any of the discipline unless he/she has successfully completed, the exam conducted by a Board/University at the +2 level of schooling or its equivalent
  • There shall be at least 10-16 days of PCP in a semester distributed over a minimum period of 5-8 weeks and a minimum of 60 hours of instruction ordinarily. Odd semester (June - Oct)commences in June and Even semester (Nov - March) commences in November every year

 

Kerala University Distance Education Admissions 2019 Application Form

  • Admission to SDE Programs Prospectus can be obtained from the office of the School of Distance Education on Payment of Rs.250/- by Friends/DD (SBI)/University cash Challan Receipt
  • The counterfoil and receipt number provided while online registration should be retained
  • Cost of Prospectus Rs.250/-
  • Candidates residing in a foreign country have to submit a DD for Rs.250/- in addition. Each Bank Draft amount should carry an additional amount of Rs. 10/- as service charge. Admission notifications are issued in leading national and regional dailies
  • The detailed information regarding admission is available on the SDE website: www.ideku.net or on the University Website www.sde.keralauniversity.ac.in
  • Students seeking admission shall apply on-line only. On-line registration facility for admission is provided through www.ideku.net or www.sde.keralauniversity.ac.in
  • The last date for online applications will be in SDE website and University news. Applications received after the last date published will not be entertained. Applications duly filled in should be sent to "The Director, School of Distance Education, University of Kerala, Palayam, Thiruvananthapuram-695034" by registered post with acknowledgement due in a cover super scribed ‘Application for Admission To .......................... "

 

University of Kerala

(Re-accredited by NAAC with ‘A’ Grade), School of Distance Education (Approved by UGC - Distance Education Bureau), University, Senate House Campus, Palayam, Thiruvananthapuram-695034, Phone No.: 0471-2300137, Website www.ideku.net