The Central University of Kerala was established in 2009 under The Central University Act, 2009 by Indian Parliament. The university is situated in Kasaragod district, the northernmost district of the state of Kerala, India. The main campus of the university is situated at Periya. The University offers PG and Ph.D. Courses. The duration PG Programme is 2 years (4 Semesters). The programs are organized under Choice Based Credit and Semester (CBCS) pattern. All the departments of the University offer Ph.D. programmes. The University offers 11 different schools. The University shifted its Administrative wing along with the Departments of Computer Science, Mathematics, International Relations and Politics, MSW and Economics and a portion of the library into the two semi-permanent uni-floor buildings constructed on the permanent campus in 2014.
Central University of Kerala – Vision
The Central University of Kerala is founded on the lofty vision of a ‘caring wisdom’ that aims at sensitizing present and future generations to the need for the enrichment of the individual, to the sustainable development of society, and to environmental harmony. The task of generating and disseminating knowledge in cutting edge areas of learning through innovative teaching/learning methodologies which ensure the maturation of individuals through physical, emotional, intellectual, and spiritual growth.
|Name||Central University of Kerala|
|Location||Post, Tejaswini Hills, Periye, Kerala 671320|
|Course Offered||PG and Ph.D. Courses|
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Central University of Kerala – Schools and Departments
The University has 11 different schools. Schools and Departments are mentioned below.
Schools and Departments
|Schools||Departments under the Schools|
|School of Biological Sciences||
|School of Global Studies||
|School of Physical Sciences||
|School of Languages and Comparative Literature||
|School of Social Sciences||
|School of Earth Sciences Systems||
|School of Legal Studies||Department of Laws|
|School of Medicine and Public Health||
|School of Cultural Studies||Mahatma Ayyankali Centre for Kerala Studies|
|School of Education||Department of education|
|School of Economics||Department of Economics|
Central University of Kerala – Courses Offered
The candidates are offered admission to the UG/ PG/ MPhil /Ph.D. Programs on the basis of their CUCET score. The candidates can check the list of courses which are offered in the various Central Universities from the table below.
- UG / Integrated Programs(3/4/5 years)
- PG / B.Ed. / Integrated M.Sc B.Ed / PG Diploma Programs (1/2/3 years)
- MPhil /Ph.D. Programs
Central University of Kerala – Admission Process
The Central University of Kerala Admission will take admission in various programmes of study (PG, M.Phil. and Ph.D.) through Central University Common Entrance Test (CUCET) 2019. CUCET (Central Universities Common Entrance Test) is a national level test which is conducted every year in the month of May-June. It is jointly organized by 9 universities, Rajasthan University is the conducting body of CUCET 2019.
Central University of Kerala – Contact Details
Name: Central University of Kerala
Address: Post, Tejaswini Hills, Periye, Kerala 671320
Name: Dr. Radhakrishnan Nair
Controller Of Examination:
Name: Dr. M Muralidharan Nambiar
Public Relations Officer:
Name: Dr. V.Rajeev
Mob No: 9447379544
Official website: cukerala.ac.in