Kerala University MBA Admission
Aditi Garg, 02 Feb 2019

Kerala University MBA Admission 2019 - The University of Kerala, Thiruvananthapuram conducts admission in MBA programmes on the behalf of all the universities of the state. Candidates seeking Kerala University MBA Admission for full-time or evening course for Masters in Business Administration Degree Programme must know the complete details of the admission procedure. Candidates should have a valid Bachelors degree or Masters Degree and have their CMAT/CAT /Kerala MAT scores. Usually, the application process starts from the month of January every year.  The University of Kerala has two constituent colleges which offer MBA programmes:

  • Institute of Management in Kerala (IMK)

  • University Institute of Management (UIM)

Admission to Full time and Tourism-Full time programmes in University of Kerala requires candidates to appear for entrance tests. The entrances test will be valid for both colleges i.e., IMK and UIM conducted by the University of Kerala. Know all the details of Kerala University MBA Admission 2019 below, including admission procedure, important dates, programmes, application fees, number of seats, eligibility, etc.

Kerala University MBA Admission 2019

Candidates aspiring for Kerala University Admission in MBA programme must first check the eligibility criteria and then the important dates followed by the application procedure. 

Kerala University MBA Admission - Eligibility Criteria

  • The candidate should have passed the degree with atleast 50 percent aggregate marks from any Indian University, under the regular stream, recognized by the University of Kerala and shall be in the 10+2+3 pattern (or in 10+2+4 pattern). 

  • The candidates should possess a valid score from any one of the entrance examinations - KMAT, CMAT or CAT. The scores obtained during the year 2017 August onwards and 2018 alone be considered.

  • Those students who are appearing for their final year/final semester degree examination are also eligible to apply.

Kerala University MBA Application Form 

The application form for admissions in Kerala University MBA colleges will be available till second week of June 2019. Candidates desirous of seeking admission must follow the steps below-

  • Register on the University Website by logging on to

  • The candidates should possess a valid score from any one of the entrance examinations conducted by KMAT, CMAT or CAT. Only the scores obtained during the year 2017 August onwards and 2018 will be considered. Enter the scores/Roll Numbers of any one of the exams.

  • Submit the registration fee for the admission is Rs.500/- .

  • All registered candidates who have provided valid score card will be invited through SMS/email to participate in the Group Discussion and Interview to be held based on their choice of course/centre at Trivandrum, Adoor and Alappuzha.

Kerala University MBA Admission Process 2019

  • The provisional rank list for admission to the MBA programme will be prepared by Kerala University on the basis of the score obtained by the candidate in -

  1. The MBA Entrance Test score (80% weightage),

  2. Group Discussion (10% weightage) and 

  3. Interview (10% weightage)

  • Once a candidate has chosen a centre and paid the fee, no requests for change of centres will be entertained. Hence they should be careful while choosing a centre.

  • Candidates need not send the hard copies of Application Forms to the University/ IMK/UIM. Once the print out page appears, it is confirmed that the candidate has registered successfully.

  • Obtaining a  degree from University of Kerala and awaiting final semester/final

  • Only those candidates who produce eligibility certificate and mark lists of Degree or Master’s Degree, at the time of counseling, will be considered for admission in Kerala University MBA programmes.

  • The counseling for Kerala University MBA admission will be held at IMK, Kariavattom Campus. In the absence of eligible SC/ST candidates, the same will be filled by candidates belonging to other categories, namely, OEC, SEBC followed by General candidates, in order of preference.

Kerala University MBA Admission - Counselling and Selection Process

Kerala University will conduct counselling for MBA admission 2019 at IMK, Kariavattom Campus, University of Kerala, 695581. It will take place over a period of three days in the last week of July 2019. During Kerala University counselling for MBA, once the Register number and name of the candidate is called and found absent, immediately the next candidate will be given opportunity. Mere rank in the provisional rank list does not guarantee admission.

The following is the selection procedure followed by the University of Kerala for the Admission of MBA Programme: -

  • The candidates are required to appear for the MBA Entrance Test of the University. A merit list based on the following weightage will be generated to shortlist them -

  1. The MBA Entrance Test score(80% weightage),

  2. Group Discussion (10% weightage) and 

  3. Interview (10% weightage)

  • All the candidates who appeared for the entrance examination will be invited to participate in the Group Discussion and Interview. The dates and the venue will be announced later by the conducting body.

  • Final merit list will be released in August. 


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