Kerala Kalamandalam Thrissur Admission 2020: Courses, Selection Criteria, Application Form

Kerala Kalamandalam Thrissur Admission 2020: Courses, Selection Criteria, Application Form

Kerala Kalamandalam is situated at the banks of the river Nila in the Cheruthuruthy village of Thrissur District, Kalamandalam. It was established in 1930.The institute is deemed to be the University of Art and Culture by the Government of India.The University offers a three-year full-time Undergraduate program in Bachelor of Arts in 14 different streams and two years full-time Postgraduate course in Master of Arts for the same streams.Kerala Kalamandalam also offers Doctorate integrated with the Master of Philosophy and Doctor of Philosophy (M.Phil - Ph.D.).

Popular Course:

Major Courses Eligibility Total Fee
Bachelor of Arts (BA) 10+2 qualified  5,930 INR
Ph.D Post Graduation degree in relevant subjects 4,800 INR

Candidates should have passed intermediate examination or 10+2 level examination or its equivalent from any recognized board/ university for admission in UG Courses.

Graduation and Post Graduation degree holder can apply for PG and Research courses respectively.

Latest Update: Application for M.Phil – Ph.D. and Direct Ph.D. programs shall be issued in the month of July/ August.

The candidate is required to appear in the Admission test and Interview conducted by the University for admission.

Candidates willing to take admission can fill up the application form available on the college website or also can visit the admission desk of the university.

Kerala Kalamandalam Thrissur Admission Highlights 2020

Name of the University Kerala Kalamandalam
University Type Deemed University
Course offered UG, PG & Doctorate
Application Mode Offline
Application form charge from University INR 25/- (General) INR 6/- (SC/ ST)
Selection Procedure Admission test, Interview
Application Fees INR 500/- (For SC/ST- INR 200/-)
Counseling University Level
Payment Mode Online in favor of The Registrar

Kerala Kalamandalam BA Admission 2020

The institute offers admission to the Bachelor of Arts under 13 specializations. Higher Secondary examination qualified students can apply for admission.

Duration 3 years
Specializations 13
Eligibility 10+2 qualified
Selection Criteria Admission Test + Interview

Admission to the course will be based on the mark secured in the admission test conducted by the institute along with an interview.


Kathakali Vadakkan Kathakali Thekkan Kathakali Music Kathakali Chenda Kathakali Maddalam
Kathakali Chutty Kutiyattam Female Mizhavu Thullal Mridangam
Thimila Karnatic Music Mohiniyattam - -

Kerala Kalamandalam BA Eligibility Criteria:

* Higher Secondary Examination Examination (10+2) qualified from a recognized board of education.

* Minimum d+ grade must be secured in the qualified students can apply.

* The applicant should not have completed 23 years of age.

* Students appearing for the final examination can apply.

Kerala Kalamandalam MA Admission 2020

Admission to the course will be based on the marks secured in the admission test conducted by the institute and selected candidates will further invited for interview.Kerala Kalamandalam offers admission to 2 years of Masters's courses. Graduation degree holders can have admission to the courses.

Duration 2 Years
Specializations 6
Eligibility Graduation
Selection Criteria Admission Test + Interview

Admission to the course will be based on the performance in the admission test and interview conducted by the Institute.


Kathakali Mohiniyattam Kuttiyattam
Mridangam Chenda Karnatic Music

Kerala Kalamandalam MA Eligibility Criteria:

* Graduation Degree in the relevant subjects from a recognized Institute or university.

* A minimum C+ grade must be secured in the qualifying examination.

Selection Criteria:

Admission to the course will be based on the marks secured in the admission test and interview conducted by the institute.

Kerala Kalamandalam Ph.D/M.Phil Admission 2020

The institute invites application form for admission to the Doctorate program. Students with Post Graduation Degree in the relevant subjects can apply for admission to the course.

Course Name Streams Eligibility Criteria
M.Phil/PhD Performing Arts Candidates have a Master’s Degree in the subject concerned or in related subject with at least 55% marks in aggregate
Cultural Studies

Kerala Kalamandalam M.Phil- Ph.D. or Direct Ph.D. program Selection Criteria:

* Admission to integrated M.Phil/Ph.D. and direct Ph.D. program will be on the basis of an entrance examination which includes written examination and an interview conducted by the Research Committee of University.

* UGC- JRF holder will exempt from the written test.

* Selected candidates list will be displayed on the University campus or on the official website.

* Candidate has to produce his/her PG Degree and mark sheet with the application form is filled is compulsory.

How To Apply For Kerala Kalamandalam?

The application process for all the courses offered by college will be done through an admission test and interview process. Applicants need to follow a sequence of steps to apply for the desired course. These steps are mentioned as follows:

* Visit the official website of the University (

* The candidate has to download a separate application form for each course and fill the application form.

* Make a payment of application form fees online on behalf of Registrar (Details will be available on the application form).

* Send the application form attached with counterfoil pay in slip within the last date of the submission form to The Registrar Kerala Kalamandalam, Thrissur.

* Have a photocopy of the filled application form for reference.

* The candidate must appear for the interview on the scheduled date.

* Selected candidates must take admission within the date of admission by paying the necessary fees.

Documents required at the time of Interview:

* Original Degree and Mark sheet

* Application form copy with an attached copy of application fees submitted.

* Academics mark sheets (10th and 12th )

* Caste Certificate

* No Objection Certificate (In case of Employed persons)

* Conduct Certificate

* Transfer Certificate

* Migration Certificate (In case the candidate is from another state)

IGNOU 2020 TEE Answer Booklets & Re-evaluation Now Allowed to Applicants

IGNOU 2020 TEE Answer Booklets & Re-evaluation Now Allowed to Applicants

IGNOU 2020 TEE Answer Booklets & Re-evaluation Now Allowed to Applicants

Students participated in Indira Gandhi National Open University (IGNOU) June 2020 TEE, and December 2019 TEE exam will now be allowed to apply for the xerox copies of answer booklets. Indira Gandhi National Open University has decided to allow the students for the revaluation and re totalling of marks, they scored in these examinations.

The results of IGNOU June 2020 TEE were announced on October 1. With the upcoming facility of issuance of the photocopy of answer booklets, the students who were dissatisfied with their results can apply for the revaluation of marks scored in the term-end examinations and the photocopies of IGNOU TEE answer sheets. 

The application for the same will have to be made online on the official website of the university. Students simply need to go to the IGNOU website and click apply on the designated link. After which, a few details need to be filled, followed by the payment of the application fee and submission of the application form. 

It must be noted that the applications for revaluation and photocopies of IGNOU December 2019 TEE and IGNOU June 2020 TEE of exams comprising MCQ type questions are disallowed. 

According to the statement in the IGNOU revaluation window,  “Reevaluation and copy of Answerscripts is not available for the Following Exam for Multiple Choice Questions (MCQ) type and conducted on OMR sheets.”

Students can apply for and get the photocopies of the answer booklets of IGNOU June TEE and IGNOU December TEE examinations if the answer copy has not been handled for Re-evaluation. Students can either first make an application for the copy of Answer Sheet, followed by an application for Re-evaluation or go for both simultaneously. 


UP Govt to pay Education Expenses of NEET Topper

UP Govt to pay Education Expenses of NEET Topper

UP Govt to pay Education Expenses of NEET Topper

Education expenses of NEET topper Akansha Singh will be paid by Uttar Pradesh Government. Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath has made an announcement about the disbursement of her graduation expenses. These expenses will include the expenditure of food and lodging during all the academic levels of her graduation.

Akansha Singh lives in Kushinagar district of UP and has achieved 100% score in NEET 2020 exam.  

Though Akansha was given second rank in the examination, she has been declared as top-ranked along with Soyeb Aftab who is native of Odisha state. On the direction of CM Yogi Adityanath, a letter is to be sent by the chief secretary of UP state, to the authorities concerned for the declaration of NEET 2020 ranks to declare Akansha Singh and Soyeb Aftab, both as the first rankers of NEET 2020 examination as they both have scored 720 marks out of maximum score of 720. 

Besides, personal wishes are sent from UP CM to the family members and parents of AKansha Singh, laurelled the top- scorer as an ideal for all the girls. CM Yogi Adityanath appreciated the hard -work she has made and the high perseverance she has maintained throughout her preparation. 

On the other side, Shoyeb Aftab has also created a history with a full score of 720/720 and All India Rank of 1. He is the first-ever candidate to score 100% in NEET examination. From Odisha state also, he is the first student to Top NEET. With this high score, he hopes to get admission in AIIMS New Delhi. 

NEET 2020 comprises a sum of 180 MCQ type questions for a maximum of 720 marks. Qualified candidates who have scored at least or more than NEET 2020 cut-off are considered eligible to participate in the counselling process of NEET 2020. This implies that the candidates with scores more than NTA NEET 2020 cut-off will be eligible for enrollment to state-quota seats India quota (AIQ) seats through NEET 2020 counselling. The NEET 2020 cutoff for students who belong to General Category is 147. The highest number of students who have qualified NEET 2020 are from Uttar Pradesh followed by Maharashtra.


KPPGCA Releases KMAT 2020 Admit Card

KPPGCA Releases KMAT 2020 Admit Card

KPPGCA Releases KMAT 2020 Admit Card

Karnataka Private Post Graduate Colleges Association, KPPGCA has released the admit card for KMAT 2020 for the eligible candidates who applied for the examination by filling the application form and paying the prescribed application fee. The admit card has been released via online mode on the official website of KPPGCA on 27th October 2020. 

Successful candidates need to download their admit card from the official website i.e. using their login credentials.

Karnataka Management Aptitude Test (KMAT) 2020 is an entrance examination that will be conducted by KPPGCA (Karnataka Private Post Graduate Colleges Association) to offer enrollment to the qualified candidates in 189+ AICTE or University accredited Management Schools established in Bangalore and Karnataka. This year, the examination will be conducted on 29th October 2020 for admission to management institutes in the state. 

The exam will take place via online mode, keeping in mind all the precautionary measures amid COVID-19. All the participants must carry along their KMAT Admit Card otherwise the entry to the exam hall is prohibited. Check below the simple steps to download the KMAT 2020 Admit Card. 

Step 1: Go to the official website i.e.

Step 2: Click on the link that reads KMAT Admit Card 2020.

Step 3: Enter the details asked on the page and download the KMAT 2020 admit card.

Step 4: Save a copy of KMAT Admit Card 2020 for future reference.

KMAT 2020: Official notice

According to the latest official notification on the website, Karnataka Management Aptitude Test (KMAT) 2020 will be conducted throughout the country and in more than 10 cities in Karnataka and Karnataka. Anyone from any part of India or world is allowed to apply for the examination.




230 Additional Seats For MBBS In Four Medical Colleges In Rajasthan

230 Additional Seats For MBBS In Four Medical Colleges In Rajasthan

230 Additional Seats For MBBS In Four Medical Colleges In Rajasthan

According to an official statement by Raghu Sharma, Rajasthan Health Minister, approval for the additional seats in MBBS in Rajasthan has been granted. 230 additional seats have been green signalled for the MBBS programmes at four medical schools in the state. 50 additional seats will be given to the medical schools in Udaipur and Ajmer. As far as Barmer Medical College is concerned, there will be an increment of 30 seats this year. 

In comparison to last year when there was a total increment of 550 seats, seats added this year are lower. However, if taken together, the total addition in MBBS seats in the last two years reaches 880 in Rajasthan, thereby making a sum of 2830 total MBBS seats in Rajasthan, today. 

The initiation of Srikalyan Government Medical College, Sikar has also received approval by the National Medical Science Commission. The Srikalyan Government Medical College, Sikar will be started in the session 2020-21. 

Sikar is a native district and approval of a medical college in Sikar was great news for Govind Singh Dotasara, Congress State President, who expressed extreme joy through a tweet over the approval.

"The much-awaited Sikar Medical College has received the approval of the National Medical Science Commission. It is a result of the strong will power of the Congress government of the state that the Sikar people have got their right, their medical college," a tweet by Mr Dotasara.

NEET 2020 Counselling: To Start from Tomorrow, Make Sure To Register

NEET 2020 Counselling: To Start from Tomorrow, Make Sure To Register

The news highlights the commencement of first round of NEET 2020 Counselling from Tomorrow

The first round of the NEET 2020 Counselling will start from 27th of October 2020 by the Medical Counselling Committee (MCC). The first round of seat allotment under this process will commence from tomorrow. The counselling process will be conducted only for those candidates who have qualified the NEET 2020 exam. Unqualified aspirants will not be able to take part in the same. However, the registration is mandatory for the eligible candidates to participate in the counselling. 

Registration for the first round of seat allotment needs to be done on the official website of MCC - and will remain open till 2nd November 2020 before 5 pm. It must be noted that registration must be done before the deadlines otherwise the participation in the seat allotment process is prohibited. 

NEET 2020 registration process seeks the names of the courses and colleges preferred by the candidates that means the candidates will have to fill in their choices about the college and the course during the registration process. However, the candidates will be allowed to fill in their preference within a specific course of time i.e. from 28th October 2020 to 2nd November 2020, after that the preferences will be frozen. 

Followed by the 2nd round of seat allotment, details about which will be notified very soon, the 1st round will be conducted on 3rd and 4th November and the results of the same will be declared on 5th November 2020. Here is the process to register for the counselling process of NEET 2020:

NEET counselling 2020: Online registration process

Step 1: Go to the official website of MCC i.e.

Step 2: Find and click on the ‘UG Medical Counselling’ link available on the homepage.

Step 3: Click on ‘New Registration’.

Step 4: Save your new login ID and password that will appear on the screen.

Step 5: Click on ‘Candidate Login’ and enter your new login credentials.

Step 6: Enter all the details asked.

Step 7: You will get a registration slip after filling all the details. 

Step 8: Make a payment of the registration fee. 

The registration fee needs to be paid before the deadline and the due date for the payment of the registration fee for NEET 2020 Counselling's first round is 2nd November 2020.