Calicut University Distance Postgraduate Admissions 2018

Last Updated - May 26 2018

Calicut University, Calicut is the largest university in Kerala, it is also the second university to be set up in Kerala. The University has emerged as the largest residential cum affiliating University in Kerala, with 30 postgraduate departments and 373 affiliated colleges. As per the plan, the four post-graduate departments of the University of Kerala operating in Calicut were adjoined to the new University along with fifty-four constituent colleges spread across seven northern districts. The University was created via a Government plan bifurcating Kerala University.

The School of Distance Education at Calicut University is one of the major departments of the University and was founded in 1981. Now it is a major education offer in Kerala as well as in other parts of India and also in gulf countries with an annual enrollment of more than 60,000 students. Presently, the School provides 16 graduate courses, 13 postgraduate courses, and two diploma courses.

The School of Distance Education provides eleven master’s degree programs in Arts whereas one in Commerce and one in Science. Aspirants are admitted straight to the programs and may seek spot-admissions. The application process for all the courses in same, majorly.

  • Method of Application

    Online & Offline Both


    30th Sep, 2018 - 15th Oct, 2018

Calicut University Distance PG Admissions 2018 Important Dates

MA , M.Sc & M.Com
Last date of fee submission without fine30th Sep, 2018
Last date with fine of Rs.100/-08th Oct, 2018
Last date of receipt of application in the SDE office15th Oct, 2018

Calicut University Distance PG Admissions 2018 Eligibility Criteria


Master of Science (M.Sc.):

Course Duration: 2 Years

Electives provideed:

  • Algebraic Number Theory
  • Operation Research
  • Fluid Dynamics

Eligibility Criteria: A graduate in Mathematics from any recognized university.


Master of Commerce (M.Com):

Course Duration: 2 Years

Electives Provideed:

  • Marketing
  • Finance

Eligibility Criteria: A graduate in commerce from any recognized university.


Master of Arts (M.A):

Courses provideed:

  • Sociology
  • Sanskrit
  • English
  • Economics
  • Politics
  • Philosophy
  • Tamil
  • Arabic
  • Malayalam
  • Hindi
  • History

Eligibility Criteria: A graduate in the concerned branch from any recognised university.

Calicut University Distance PG Admissions 2018 APPLICATION PROCESS

M.Sc , M.Com & MA

The application procedure for admission to any Post Graduate program at Calicut University is pretty simple, you can apply online. Here are the steps to apply online:

  1. Remit the need application fee/Admission fee/Course fees /Matriculation fee (if eligible)/ Recognition fee (if eligible) and Re-matriculation fee using (if eligible) one of the ways mentioned in ‘Method of Payment’.
  2. Log on to the official website of Calicut University with Challan receipt and a recent passport size photograph for uploading in JPEG pattern.
  3. Click the link “SDE-Regular Post Graduate Admission” to get the online application.
  4. Fill in all the columns cautiously and submit. Also, take the printout of the application.
  5. Attest the photo in the printout copy with a Gazetted Officer with necessary documents and forward to:

The Director,

School of Distance Education,

The University of Calicut,

Calicut University PO, Pin 673635.

Method of Payment:

The fee should be remitted only via any one of the e-payment options:

  • State Bank of Travancore (through e-Challan) and SBT Internet Banking.
  • Jana Sevana Kendrams/Akshayas
Fee Structure:



Application fee


Admission fee


Course fee for One year :-
a) M.Com, MA (Arabic, Malayalam, History)
b) MA (Eng., Hindi, Eco., Pol., Sociology, M.Sc. (Mathematics)
c) MA (Philosophy, Tamil, Sanskrit)



Rs. 525 ( 500 for II year)

Matriculation Fee (for those who are enrolling in Calicut University for the 1st time.)


Re-matriculation fee (for those who have migrated from Calicut University to other Universities)


Recognition fee (for those who have qualified from Boards/Universities of other states).

Rs. 100/-

Fine (as Service charge from defaulting aspirants except for name and date of birth correction)

Rs. 100/-

Documents to be submitted:

  • BPL aspirants to produce the necessary certificate from the related authority.
  • Self-addressed stamped envelope ( 32/-) of size (30x25 cms.) to return the original certificates if not availing the facility of spot admission
  • Original Challan receipt for the need fee.
  • Attested copy of the relevant page of SSLC or equivalent exam as proof of Date of Birth
  • Original and self-attested copies of qualifying certificates and Mark lists.
  • Original Transfer Certificate.
  • 3 self-addressed stamped ( 5/-) envelops (12 x 5 inches)
  • Community/Income/Nativity Certificate (whichever is eligible) in the case of SC/ST/OBC/OEC aspirants.
  • Spot Admission fee (If taking admission via spot admission): Rs.50/- (Fee can be remitted along with the other fee/via the separate link offered for spot admission “SDE SPOT ADMISSION FEE (UG/PG) 2016”)
  • Certificate from the authority for relaxation in at least marks in case of teachers, Govt. employees, University employees etc.

Calicut University Distance PG Admissions Procedure 2018

M.Sc , M.Com & MA

Admission to the distance education Post Graduate programs at Calicut University is made straight via spot-admissions on all working days.

Calicut University Distance PG Admissions 2018 Reservation Criteria

  • No fee exemption for OBC students. SC/ST aspirants required getting only pass for admission
  • They should apply for fee exemption with the relevant document in the prescribed application which will be supplied to them later
  • Aspirants belonging to SC/ST/OEC are applicable for exemption from payment of tuition fees, only if they are not employed in Govt. /Public Sector services
Blind aspirants are also applicable for fee exemption on the production of Medical Certificate
  • On production of caste certificate, OBC/OEC students will be given 5% or 3GPV relaxation to the mark need for admission. /Quasi Govt.
  • *The article might have information for the earlier academic years, which will be updated soon subject to the notification alloted by the University/College

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