Lateral Entry Scheme
Lateral Entry Scheme is intended to admit meritorious Diploma holders to the Second Year/Third Semester of the B.Tech courses to acquire a Degree in Engineering . Lateral Entry Scheme is approved by Government of Kerala as per G.O (MS) No.156/2002/H.Edn dated 13.11.2002 for 10% of the sanctioned seats in addition to total seats. In order to maintain uniformity among various schemes of Diploma holders, AICTE has suggested a state level Entrance Examination for the selection.The admission will be subject to regulations of the universities concerned.
Institutions, Courses and Intake
The list of various Engineering Institutions, the courses/ branches offered and the number of seats available in each branch will be published in this website before allotment.
Fee structure of the courses will be announced before the allotment in the website.
Eligibility for admission
Candidates who have passed Diploma in Engineering awarded by the State Board of Technical Education or Equivalent and must have a minimum of 60% marks. Relaxation of 5% marks will be allowed to SEBC candidates whose annual family income does not exceed Rs.4.5lakh. For candidates belonging to SC/ST community, a pass in the qualifying examination will be sufficient. Maximum age as on the last date of submission of application will be 28years