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Post Graduate Courses
Post Graduate Education and Research
There are 140 Post Graduate Colleges in Kerala(20 Govt. Colleges and 120 Private Colleges). There are 38 Post Graduate departments in KeralaUniversity, 25 in Calicut University and 20in M.G. University and 27 in CUSAT. Besides these, there is PG courses in Medical, Engineering and Agricultural colleges. Research is an essentialcomponent of post graduate education. In Kerala it is mainly concentrated on Ph.D. programmes.Agencies Promoting Research.
Many agencies such as the UGC, All India Council of Technical Education (AICTE), Department of Science & Technology (DST), Department of Environment (DOE), Indian Council of Social Science Research (ICSSR) and Indian Council of Agricultural Research (ICAR) Promotional Fund research in Universities.
There are a few institutes that provide good facilities for research, and perform far better than university centres:
1. Centre for Development Studies (CDS)
2. Centre for Earth Science Studies (CESS)
3. Centre for Water Resources Department and Management ( CWRDM)
4. Kerala Forest Research Institute ( KFRI)
5. Tropical Botanical Garden and Research Centre (TBGRI). They are dependent on the state government for funding.
Other Important research and department include:
1. Vikram Sarabhai Space Centre (VSSC)
2. Central Plantation Crops Research Institute (CPCRI)
3. Central Tuber Crops Research Institute ( CTCRI)
4. Central Institute of Fisheries Technology (CIFT)
5. Central Coir Research Institute (CCRI)
6. Rubber Research Institute (RRI)
7. Regional Research Laboratory (RRL)
Architecture Name of institutions
1. Calicut Enginnering College, Calicut – 673 601.
2. College of Engineering, Engineering College, Thiruvananthapuram – 695 016.
3. T.K.M. College of Engineering, Kollam – 691 005.
Audio – Visual Media
Centre for Development of Imaging Technology (C-DIT) Thiruvananthapuram – 695 022.
P.G. Diploma in Science and Development Communication (DSDC)
Duration : 1 year
Qualification : B.A in any discipline with 50% marks
Animation and Cartoons
Courses on animation and cartoons are available in the following institution.
1. Kerala Cartoon Academy, Chittoor Road, Kochi.
B.Sc and M.Sc in Agriculture is available in the following institution of Kerala Agricultural University.
1. College of Agriculture, Vellayani, Thiruvananthapuram
2. Kerala Agricultural University, Vellanikkara, Thrissur – 690 654.
Biotechnology & Genetic Engineering
1. Calicut University, Kozhikkod – 673 635
2. Family of Applied Science, M.G. University, Kottayam – 686 560
3. University of Kerala, Thiruvananthapuram – 695 034.
Chartered Accountancy is regulated by a governing body of the Institute of Chartered Accountant of India (ICAI). The following regional centers in the state may be contacted for information and training.
1. Thycaud, Thiruvananthapuram, Phone: 323789
2. Pallithottam, Kollam, Phone : 750583
3. Alappuzha, Phone : 261458
4. Kodimatha, Kottayam, Phone : 560057
5. Diwan’s Road, Ernakulam, Phone : 369238
6. Indran’s Nagar, Palakkad, Phone : 537076
7. Cherootty Nagar, Kozhikkode, Phone : 751124
Oral coaching centers
1. U.C. College, Aluva
2. St. Joseph’s College, Kozhikkod
3. St. Albert’s College, Ernakulam
4. St. Thomas College, Palai
5. National College, Manacaud, Thiruvananthapuram.
6. Farook College, Feroke
7. SB College, Changanassery
8. SH College, Ernakulam
9. Fatima College, Kollam
10. St. Thomas College, Thrissur
Kerala Agricultural University College of Veterinary and Animal Sciences Mannuthi, Thrissur
Cost and Works Accountancy
Details regarding the Institute of Cost and Works Accountants of India are available in the following places.
1. The Secretary, Trivandrum Chapter of ICWAI TC 9/881 – 1 Jawahar Nagar Lane, Vellayambalam, Trivandrum – 10.
2. The Secretary, Cochin Chapter of ICWAI Barelium College Buildings, Kottayam – 1.
3. The Secretary, Cochin Chapter of ICWAI ICWA Bhavan, Door No. 36/897-A Judge Avenue, Kaloor, Kochi – 17.
4. The Secretary, Trichur Chapter of ICWAI IV / 294, Tane, Irinjalkuda – 680 121.
5. The Secretary, Palakkad Chapter of ICWAI Kits College, Court Road, Palakkad – 678001.
Application form and details about the institute of Company Secretaries of India (ICSI) can be had from the following chapters.
1. Thiruvananthapuram Chapter Utsavamadam Buildings, Kattayikkakam Phone : 451915
2. Kochi Chapter, North Railway Station Road Phone : 392950
3. Kottayam Satellite Chapter Eranjal Road, Phone : 572107
4. Thrissur Satellite Chapter, Paliyam Road Phone : 331 112.