Kerala University College of Teacher Education, Kollam
Details of Fees

Admission Procedure

Eligibility for Admission

 

All those who have passed the B.A/B.Sc Degree examination of any of the Universities in Kerala under the 10+2+3 pattern with single main and two subsidiary subjects or of any University recognized by the University of Kerala as equivalent thereto are eligible for admission subject to the following stipulation regarding marks.
However double or triple main candidates of Kerala University and other Universities will be considered for admission if and only they furnished the photocopies of the eligibility certificate from Kerala University along with the application, stating that their qualifying examination is recognized for seeking admission to B.Ed Degree Course in a particular optional subject.

a. The minimum marks for B.Ed admission is 50% for the Science subjects and 45% for the Arts subjects in part III

OR
b. A minimum of 50% marks in B.A/B.Sc degree examination for part I or Part II Languages viz Malayalam as the case may be. They should posses a Masters Degree in the concerned subject with not less than 50 % marks
Note- Admission based on (b) above only when candidates with qualification under (a) are not available for that particular subjects.

Choice of Optional Subjects

Ordinarily the optional subject for the B.Ed course should be the same as the one which the student has selected as the main subject for graduation.

Eligibility for each option

1. ENGLISH - BA Degree with English Language and Literature with 45% Marks for part III. OR BA/B.Sc Degree with 50% marks for Part II English out of a total of maximum 300 marks and 50% marks for Masters Degree in English Language and Literature.

2. HINDI - BA Degree with Hindi Language with 45% Marks for part III. OR BA/B.Sc Degree with 50% marks for Part II Hindi out of a total of maximum 300 marks and 50% marks for Masters Degree in Hindi Language.

3. MATHEMATICS - B.Sc Degree with Mathematics/Statistics main with 50% marks for part III. Candidates with Statistics Main degree should have studied Mathematics as one of the Subsidiary subjects.

4. NATURAL SCIENCE - B.Sc Degree in Zoology or Botany with Botany and Zoology respectively as compulsory subsidiary subjects securing not less than 50% marks under part III. Candidates with two main and three main degrees of other Universities should have studied Botany and Zoology, one subject being equivalent to the main and the other equivalent to the subsidiary, or both subjects being equivalent to the main for getting admission to B.Ed Natural Science.

5. PHYSICAL SCIENCE - B.Sc degree in Physics or Chemistry with Chemistry and Physics respectively as compulsory subsidiary subjects securing not less than 50% marks under part III. The two main and three main degree holders of other Universities will be considered for admission to B.Ed Physical Science, if and only they have studied both Physics and Chemistry, one subject being equivalent to the Main and the other equivalent to the subsidiary or both subjects being equivalent to the main.

6. SOCIAL SCIENCE - BA Degree with History main with 45% marks for part III or BA with Politics/Economics/Islamic History under part III(45% marks) with at least one paper in History as subsidiary.

Mode of Selection and Weightage of marks

a) Selection of candidates will be on the basis of marks obtained by them in the BA / B.Sc / MA / MCom degree examination together with weightage given for various factors stipulated by the University.

b) A weightage of 5% marks scored by the candidate for BA / B.Sc / MCom part III will be added for the students from Kerala University.

c) Locality- 10 marks will be given to candidates who belong to the revenue district(permanently) in which the college is situated..

d) Teaching Experience- 0.1 marks for every month of approved teaching service subject to a maximum of 5 marks. This benefit will be given only to the teachers of Aided Schools, Govt.schools and colleges.

e) Sports- 1% marks for candidates who represented the University / State / National in sports or games as follows:- part III- 10 marks, for science and 8 marks for Arts subjects and 3 marks for part I English/part II Language.

f) Post Graduate Degree- Weightage of 15 marks for 1st class, 10 marks for 2nd class, 5 marks for 3rd class will be given to Post Graduate Degree holders provided the post graduation is in the subject for which the candidate seeks admission to the B.Ed Course.

g) 5 marks will be given to candidates with a minimum of 2 years attendance in NCC/NSS at graduate level (certificate from the competent authority should be attached).

Reservation of Seats

Scheduled Castes and Scheduled Tribes reservation (SC/ST quota), SC 8% ST 2% of the total seats, Vacancies in the SC/ST quota will be filled by OEC candidates. OEC candidates admitted against seats reserved for SC/ST candidates (for want of sufficient number of SC/ST candidates) shall be required to possess the minimum marks prescribed for SEBC candidates.

a) Reservation under socially and Educational backward classes (SEBC

Ezhava 9%
Muslim 8%
Latin Catholic other than Anglo Indians 2%
SIUC /converted from Scheduled Caste to Christianity 1%
Other Backward Hindus 5%

b) One seat will be reserved in each subject in each college for teachers of Govt. /Aided schools.

c) Two seats will be reserved in each college for sports men who have represented the Nation/State/University.

d) One seat each will be reserved for students who have been awarded Kalathilakam/ Kalaprathibha at each colleges.

e) 3% of the seats in each college will be reserved for Physically Challenged students (including partially blind).

f) Two seats in each college will be reserved for Ex-Servicemen, their dependants and dependants of service personnel. (Son/daughter/wife/husband). The priority of allotment of seats will be in the order. First Ex-Servicemen, second dependant of ex-servicemen third dependants of service personnel irrespective of marks secured by the candidates.

g) Two seats will be reserved in each college for repatriates from Burma and Sreelanka.