DISCOVER YOUR OPPORTUNITY IN CURATING A RESPONSIBLE DIGITAL WORLD

(ESTABLISHED BY THE GOVT. OF KERALA)

Study, work, and live on one of the most advanced campuses in God's own Country.

DUK was established by the Government of Kerala by upgrading the Indian Institute of Information Technology & Management-Kerala (IIITM-K), which was established by the Government in the year 2000. DUK has commenced the application process for MSc, MTech, MBA  and PG Diploma programmes in the academic year 2022 – 2023. As a student on these programmes, you will form a part of an exciting learning environment in a verdant campus in Technocity, Thiruvananthapuram.

Study, work, and live on one of the most advanced campuses in God's own Country.

DUK was established by the Government of Kerala by upgrading the Indian Institute of Information Technology & Management-Kerala (IIITM-K), which was established by the Government in the year 2000. DUK has commenced the application process for MSc, MTech, MBA and PG Diploma programs in the academic year 2022 – 2023. As a student on these programs, you will form a part of an exciting learning environment in a verdant campus in Technocity, Thiruvananthapuram.

ADMISSION

ANNOUNCEMENT

Online admission portal for academic year 2022-23 to open by 1st week of March 2022.

INTERNATIONAL CURRICULUM

GLOBALLY RECOGNISED FACULTY

STATE-OF-THE-ART CAMPUS WITH FULLY EQUIPED LABS

HANDS ON EXPERIENCE IN VARIOUS PROJECTS

Courses Offered

The Digital University of Kerala has commenced the application process for  the academic year 2022-2023

Candidates who have appeared or are appearing for the final year/semester examination may also apply for the PG Programmes provided that they satisfy the following two conditions

  • Condition 1 ‐ That they have appeared/ are appearing for the final year/semester exam in full and for the first time
  • Condition 2 ‐ That they have passed all examinations prior to the final year /semester.

Selected students for the PG programs are expected to submit all the original documents of mark lists, degree/provisional degree certificates, migration certificate, etc. by 30th September 2022. In case any of the candidates fail to submit the original certificates as proof of their eligibility by this date, the University may be forced to ask the students to discontinue the course.

  • MTech
  • MSc
  • MBA
  • PGD
  • PhD

MASTER OF TECHNOLOGY

ELIGIBILITY

BTech/BE /MCA /MSc in relevant subjects with 60% marks in graduation.

Entry-level requirement is a minimum score of 60 percentage marks OR CPI/CGPA of 6.5 or above in 10 points in the qualifying degree. Rounding off of marks is not allowed. A candidate with CGPA less than 6.5 will also be eligible if the equivalent percentage for graduation is above 60% as per the respective university norms for conversion from CGPA to percentage. In such a case, the candidate will have to produce the official document or percentage equivalence certificate from the respective university showing CGPA to percentage conversion norms, at the time of admission. Students who have scored less than 60% in their graduation degree are not eligible for admission to the courses of Digital University Kerala. Candidates belonging to SC/ST and Persons with Disability categories are eligible for applying if they have minimum pass marks in the qualifying examination. SEBC candidates of Kerala State who are certified as belonging to non-creamy layer are eligible for 5% relaxation in the minimum required marks for qualifying examination, provided that the candidates have passed the examination.

ADMISSION HELPDESK

Mob No. 8078193800
Landline: +91-471-2788019
Email : admission-pg@duk.ac.in

IMPORTANT DATES

  • Deadline for submission of applications: 28th May  2022
  • Date of DUAT examination: 5th June 2022
  • Announcement of DUAT results: 16th June 2022
  • Admission counselling/ interview: 20th June to 30th June 2022
  • Date of  publication of final selection list: 2nd July 2022
  • Commencement of classes : 3rd August 2022

SELECTION PROCESS

  • APPLICATION FEE : RS.750/-(GENERAL) & RS. 375/- (SC/ST/Divyaang)
  • The selection to all MTech and MSc  programmes of Digital University Kerala will be through a common admission process.
  • Prospective students will have to either (i) clear the Digital University Aptitude Test (DUAT) Or (ii) possess a valid GATE/NET score in a relevant discipline.
  • For MTech programs preference will be given to the GATE qualified candidates.
  • The cut off for the DUAT score for shortlisting is decided by the individual Schools on yearly basis and can vary from one school to another.
  • Their cut off for the GATE score for shortlisting is decided by the individual Schools on yearly basis
  • The short-listed students will be interviewed and provisionally selected based on their cumulative performance in the interview and the qualifying test scores. The weightage for the qualification score and interview shall be defined by the individual Schools based on the needs of the programme.
  • Separate rank lists shall be drawn up for reserved seats.
  • The short-listed students will be provisionally selected based on their DUAT/GATE test scores.

MODE OF CONDUCTING DUAT

Due to the prevailing issues raised by COVID-19, AI proctored online test is being arranged for DUAT this year due to which candidates can take the test from their homes. The candidates need not travel to test centers to take the test.

SCHOLARSHIPS

  • Merit Cum Means Scholarship (except that of Flexible and Executive Masters Programs)-20% of the BPL category students eligible for MCM Scholarship from the university.
  • The value of the scholarship shall be equivalent to 50% of their Tuition Fee for all semesters-The eligibility shall be based on the annual income of the parent and the merits of the students.
  • Opportunities for paid internships in real-life projects undertaken by the University will be available to a few top performing students from the 3rd semester onwards

MASTER OF SCIENCE

BTech/BE /BCA /BSc in relevant subjects with 60% marks in graduation.
Entry-level requirement is a minimum score of 60 percentage marks OR CPI/CGPA of 6.5 or above in 10 points in the qualifying degree. Rounding off of marks is not allowed. A candidate with CGPA less than 6.5 will also be eligible if the equivalent percentage for graduation is above 60% as per the respective university norms for conversion from CGPA to percentage. In such a case, the candidate will have to produce the official document or percentage equivalence certificate from the respective university showing CGPA to percentage conversion norms, at the time of admission. Students who have scored less than 60% in their graduation degree are not eligible for admission to the courses of Digital University Kerala. Candidates belonging to SC/ST and Persons with Disability categories are eligible for applying if they have minimum pass marks in the qualifying examination. SEBC candidates of Kerala State who are certified as belonging to non-creamy layer are eligible for 5% relaxation in the minimum required marks for qualifying examination, provided that the candidates have passed the examination.

ADMISSION HELPDESK

Mob No. 8078193800
Landline: +91-471-2788019
Email : admission-pg@duk.ac.in

IMPORTANT DATES

  • Deadline for submission of applications: 28th May  2022
  • Date of DUAT examination: 5th June 2022
  • Announcement of DUAT results: 16th June 2022
  • Admission counselling/ interview: 20th June to 30th June 2022
  • Date of  publication of final selection list: 2nd July 2022
  • Commencement of classes : 3rd August 2022

SELECTION PROCESS

  • APPLICATION FEE : RS.750/-(GENERAL) & RS. 375/- (SC/ST/Divyaang)
  • The selection to all MTech and MSc  programmes of Digital University Kerala will be through a common admission process.
  • Prospective students will have to either (i) clear the Digital University Aptitude Test (DUAT) Or (ii) possess a valid GATE/NET score in a relevant discipline.
  • For the MSc programs, GATE score holders with a valid score in relevant disciplines as on 1st April 2022 are exempted from taking the entrance examination. Interested UGC-NET qualified candidates in relevant disciplines are also exempted from taking DUAT for admission to MSc programs.
  • For MTech programs preference will be given to the GATE qualified candidates.
  • The cut off for the DUAT score for shortlisting is decided by the individual Schools on yearly basis and can vary from one school to another.
  • Their cut off for the GATE score for shortlisting is decided by the individual Schools on yearly basis
  • The short-listed students will be interviewed and provisionally selected based on their cumulative performance in the interview and the qualifying test scores. The weightage for the qualification score and interview shall be defined by the individual Schools based on the needs of the programme.
  • Separate rank lists shall be drawn up for reserved seats.
  • The short-listed students will be provisionally selected based on their DUAT/GATE test scores.

MODE OF CONDUCTING DUAT

Due to the prevailing issues raised by COVID-19, AI proctored online test is being arranged for DUAT this year due to which candidates can take the test from their homes. The candidates need not travel to test centers to take the test.

SCHOLARSHIPS

  • Merit Cum Means Scholarship (except that of Flexible and Executive Masters Programs)-20% of the BPL category students eligible for MCM Scholarship from the university.
  • The value of the scholarship shall be equivalent to 50% of their Tuition Fee for all semesters-The eligibility shall be based on the annual income of the parent and the merits of the students.
  • Opportunities for paid internships in real-life projects undertaken by the University will be available to a few top performing students from the 3rd semester onwards

Master of Business Administration

FLEXIBLE MBA FOR WORKING OR EXPERIENCED CANDIDATES - On Campus

Business Analytics
Digital Governance
Digital Transformation
Finance
Human Resources
Information Security Management
Marketing
Operations
Systems
Technology Management

Admission Schedule

Admission to the MBA program will be done in two rounds

Round 1

Based on applications received till May 1, 2022

Writing Assessment Test (WAT), Group Discussion (GD), and Personal Interview (PI): May 10, 2022

Publication of rank list: May 12, 2022

Last date of admission: May 21, 2022

Round 2

Based on applications received till July 2, 2022

Writing Assessment Test (WAT), Group Discussion (GD), and Personal Interview (PI): July 12, 2022

Publication of rank list: July 14, 2022

Last date of admission: July 24, 2022

ADMISSION HELPDESK

Mob No. 8078193800
Landline: +91-471-2788019
Email : admission-pg@duk.ac.in

ADMISSION HELPDESK

Mob No. 8078193800
Landline: +91-471-2788019
Email : admission-pg@duk.ac.in

IMPORTANT DATES

  • Online application will be open on: 24th Feb 2022
  • Deadline for submission of applications: 1st May 2022
  • Tentative dates of GD/ interview: 20th June to 30th June 2022
  • Date of  publication of final selection list: 8th July 2022
  • Commencement of classes : 3rd August 2022

Post Graduate Diploma

Post Graduate Diploma in Development Informatics

under
SCHOOL OF Informatics

Please wait for the announcement which is to made later this year

DOCTORAL PROGRAMMES

DUK is looking for bright and dedicated scholars interested in research to join us as PhD scholars. Currently, we offer PhD programmes in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Electronics Engineering, Digital Sciences, Informatics and Digital Humanities.

Prospective students satisfying the eligibility criteria are encouraged to acquaint themselves with the research areas of our faculty members for suitable match of interest. DUK offers PhD scholarships and reduced fees for highly qualified students wishing to start on a direct doctoral programme after M.Tech/MSc/MCA/MA/MBA through the regular full-time PhD programs. DUK offers an attractive program for professionals with experience to carry out their doctoral studies while working in an industry or academic institutions through the industry regular or part-time PhD programs.

Digital University Kerala Scholarships
Program type
University Scholarship**

Tuition Fees*

Full-time Regular PhD
Rs 20,000 per month for the first year Rs 25,000 per month for the second year and Rs 30,000 per month for the third year. No scholarship from year 4 onwards.
No tuition fee (Year 1-5)50% Fee concession (Year 6)Re-registration with full fee is required from Year 7 onwards)
Industry Regular PhD
No scholarship
Rs 50,000 per year
Part-time Regular PhD
No scholarship
Rs 50,000 per year
India Innovation Centre in Graphene (IICG) Fellows in School of Electronics Systems & Automation
You are eligible to apply for a fellowship in Graphene and 2D materials as part of the IICG project. If selected for this internship, you are expected to work on a three-year research project involving the use of Graphene for electronics engineering applications. PhD students will receive a monthly fellowship of Rs 35,000 for carrying out a research project, while post-docs will receive a monthly fellowship equivalent to project scientist I/II/III levels. The application for Post-doc will be open throughout the year, while PhD student positions are available to those who get admitted to the program, and who would clear an internship test and interview. (Number of positions is subject to availability of supervisors and funds, about 5-10 vacancies are expected)

IMPORTANT DATES

  • Online application will be open on: 24th Feb 2022
  • Deadline for submission of applications: 1st May 2022
  • Date of DUAT examination: 5th June 2022
  • Announcement of DUAT results: 16th June 2022
  • Dates of admission counselling/ interview: 20th June to 30th June 2022
  • Date of  publication of final selection list: 2nd July 2022
  • Commencement of classes : 3rd August 2022

EARN WHILE YOU LEARN

FOR ALL COURSES
Opportunities for paid internships in real-life projects undertaken by the University will be available to a few top performing students from the 3rd semester onwards.

MERIT-CUM-MEANS SCHOLARSHIPS

FOR MSC COURSES
A few merit-cum-means scholarships of the University will be available to deserving students of all MSc programs who do not have any other scholarships or financial assistances.

INDUSTRY-ACADEMIC LINKAGE

FOR ALL COURSES
Opportunities to collaberate with Maker Village, Blockchain Academy & Thinqbator

ARE YOU INTERESTED?

PLACEMENTS

KEY RECRUITERS

ADMISSION HELPDESK

Mob No. 8078193800
Landline: +91-471-2788019
Email : admission-pg@duk.ac.in