Candidates for admission to the B Tech degree courses shall be required to have passed the
Higher Secondary Examination, Kerala or any other examination accepted by the university as
equivalent thereto, with conditions as prescribed by the Kerala State Government rules.
They have to qualify the State level Entrance Examination conducted by the Commissioner for
Entrance Examination or State level/National level Entrance examination approved by the
Government as equivalent. They shall also satisfy the conditions regarding age and physical fitness
as may be prescribed by the Kannur University.
A candidate who has a diploma in engineering awarded by the State Board of Technical Education
or an examination recognized equivalent thereto by the State Board of Technical Education after
undergoing an institutional course of 3 years, securing a minimum 50% marks in the final Diploma
examination shall be eligible to be admitted to the first year B.Tech programme, if he/she has
qualified the Entrance examination conducted by the State Entrance examination or State
level/National level Entrance examination approved by the Govt. as equivalent.
Diploma holders with 60% marks (50% in case of SC/ST) are also eligible for admission to the 3rd
semester (Regular Full time batch) B.Tech (Engineering) Degree course under the lateral entry
scheme (LES) provided they qualify the Entrance Examination conducted for the Lateral entry
scheme by the State Government. Candidates admitted under lateral entry scheme have to
successfully complete the requisite deficiency/remedial papers as prescribed by the Kannur
University before registering for the VIIIth semester examination.
Admissions will be made in accordance with the instructions received from Director of
Technical Education Kerala (DTE) / All India Council of Technical Education (AICTE) /
Government of Kerala from time to time.
"Selection of candidates for M Tech programme in Govt. Engineering Colleges under
DTE will be supervised by selection committee constituted by Government. Selection to
other affiliated colleges shall be supervised by a selection committee consisting of
Director of Technical Education or his nominee, a nominee from Kannur University, and
College Principal or PG Dean of the Institution concerned. The Principal shall inform in
advance the schedule of admissions to DTE and University. Selection will be based on
GATE score and as per rules of reservations. In case of tie in GATE score, weightage
will be given to marks of qualifying examination. If sufficient GATE qualified candidates
are not available, selection will be made from Keralite candidates based on the
CGPA/aggregate percentage of marks in their qualifying examinations and such
candidates have to produce a Nativity certificate."