Kerala Agricultural University, Main Campus, KAU P.O., Vellanikkara, Thrissur 680656, has invited applications for following four-year degree courses conducted in the institutions under Kerala Agricultural University for the Academic Year 2020-21.
- B.Tech. (Biotechnology) at College of Agriculture, Vellayani, Thiruvananthapuram
- B.Sc. (Hons.) Climate Change & Environmental Science at Academy of Climate Change Education and Research, Vellanikkara, Thrissur
- B.Sc. (Hons.) Co-operation and Banking at College of Co-operation, Banking and Management, Vellanikkara, Thrissur
All Programmes will be 8 semesters (four academic years) duration.
Eligibility: Applicant should have completed the age of 17 years as on 12 January 2021.
For all courses, applicant should have passed Plus Two/ Higher Secondary/ recognised equivalent examination with Physics, Chemistry and Biology with a minimum of 50% marks (Pass mark for SC/ST). For B.Sc. (Hons.) Climate Change & Environmental Science, in addition, applicant should have studied Mathematics as a subject in the +2 level.
Selection: Selection of candidates will be based on an Entrance Examination to be conducted by KAU. The questions will be objective type and based on the Higher Secondary syllabus (Chemistry, Physics and Biology). The date and centres of entrance examination will be decided by the University in accordance with the number of applicants. Exact date and time will be informed through the hall ticket.
Allotment to the course will be based on the rank list published by the University. Community reservation as per Kerala Government rules will be followed.
Application: Application can be submitted online at www.admissions.kau.in
after registration, latest by 12 January 2021. Prospectus is available at this site.
Application fee is Rs.1000/- for general candidates, and Rs.500/- for SC/ST candidates (native of Kerala), to be paid online. Application fee can also be directly remitted at any of the branches of State Bank of India by showing the challan generated through ‘SB Collect’.
A print out of the application with all the copies of documents mentioned in the prospectus is to be forwarded to ‘The Registrar, Kerala Agricultural University, KAU P.O, Vellanikkara, Thrissur-680 656’, to reach latest by 18 January 2021.