Karunya Varsham Scholarship (KVS) Scheme 2016-17 for B.Tech Students

Pope Francis, Lourdes Matha Catholic Educational Society is offering Karunya Varsham Scholarship (KVS) Scheme to B.Tech Courses students for the year 2016-17.
50 commendable students will get a chance to receive these scholarships by way of 100% tuition fee waiver. Archdiocese of Changanacherry and Lourdes Matha Catholic Educational Society (LMCES) promote the KVS Scheme
The total numbers of 50 seats reserved in this category are distributed as shown below:
Civil: 06
Computer: 13
Electrical & Electronics: 6
Electronics & Commn.: 13
Mechanical: 12
*Out of the above 50 seats, one seat in each branch is reserved for Syro Malabar Catholic community


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Eligibility Criteria

Candidates who have secured 60% marks in plus one can apply for the scheme
Rank list for KVS (50 seats) will be based on marks in KVS Examination (weightage of 50 out of 100) and PCM marks obtained in Plus 2 (weightage of 50 out of 100). No supplementary allotment will be made in case any candidate cancel his/her admission
The selected students should qualify to get admission in LMCST either through government quota or through management quota for B.tech course during 2016-17
If candidates more than the KVS free seats get admitted for a particular branch, their eligibility for fee waiver will be determined by their KVS rank list
A minimum cut off mark of 85% (normalised) in plus two (PCM) and 70% in KVS exam are required to be ranked in the selection list of 50 candidates
For subsequent years the scholarship will continue, provided the student clears all the subjects in each semester in the first attempt

Exam Pattern and Syllabus

​Duration of Exam: 02 hours; total marks 100; total number of questions- 100 (Objective Type); no negative marking will be made


Physics (15 marks), Chemistry (15 marks), Maths (20 marks) (Plus 2 level): 50 Marks
English Language: 25 Marks
General Knowledge: 10 Marks
Mental Ability/Test of Reasoning: 15 Marks
For more details, please visit www.lmcst.ac.in

Important Dates

Last Date of Submission of Filled in Application: 30th April 2016

Date of KVS Examination: 07th May 2016

Announcement of KVS Exam Result: 21st May, 2016

Last Date for Submission of plus two marks: 3 days from the date of declaration of +2 results

Publication of List of Finally Selected Candidates for KVS Scholarship: To be announced later

Lourdes Matha College of Sciences & Technology, Thiruvananthapruam

(Minority Status Educational Institution, Approved by AICTE & Affliated to the Kerala Technology University), Managed by Lourdes Matha catholic Educational Soceity, Lourdes Hills, Kuttichal P.O., Thiruvananthapuram-695574, Ph.: 0472-2853550, Email: [email protected], Website www.lmcst.ac.in