University of Kerala Correspondence Courses

Updated on: Apr 3, 2013
The University of Kerala, originally the University of Travancore, was established in 1937 by the Maharaja of Travancore, Sri Chithira Thirunal Balarama Varma.

The Institute of Distance Education began in 1976 as a teaching and research department of the University of Kerala. It is recognized by the Distance Education Council and holds B++ as per NAAC Rating. The Institute is located in the University Campus, at Kariavattom, fourteen kilometers away from the city of Thiruvananthapuram, in the Thiruvananthapuram - Kollam route.

The University has a wide network of study centers in India and abroad. All study centers of the University offer study materials and other distance education facilities for students. All the doubts are being cleared through online chat and even there are some faculties who visit the study centers to teach students and for special classes.

University of Kerala IDE Courses

Post Graduate Degree Courses
  • M.A. Music
  • Master of Hospital Administration (M H A)
  • MHSc in Clinical Child Development
  • M.Sc in Clinical Nutrition and Dietetics
  • M.A. History
  • M.A. Economics
  • M.A. Political Science
  • M.A. Sociology
  • M.A. Public Administration
  • M.A. Islamic History
  • M.A. Philosophy
  • M Com. ( Finance)
  • M. Sc Mathematics
  • M.A. English
  • M.A. Hindi
  • M.A. Sanskrit
  • M.A. Arabic
  • M.A. Tamil
  • M.A. Malayalam
  • M. Sc Computer Science
  • Master of Library & Information Science
  • M B A
  • Master of Human Resource Management( MHRM)
Post Graduate Diploma Courses
  • P. G. Diploma in Communication and Journalism
  • P.G.Diploma in Health and Hospital Administration
  • P.G.Diploma in Health Science Research(PGD-HSR)
  • P.G.Diploma in Adolescent Pediatrics(PGD-AP)
  • P.G.Diploma in Child, Adolescent and Family Counseling
  • PG Diploma in Developmental Neurology
  • P.G. Diploma in Intellectual Property Rights
  • P. G. Diploma in Human Resource Management
  • P.G.Diploma in Marketing Management
  • P.G.Diploma in Travel and Tourism Management
  • P.G.Diploma in Educational Planning and Management
Undergraduate Courses
  • B A History
  • B A Political Science
  • B A Economics
  • B A Sociology
  • B Com
  • B Com(Additional Elective Co-Operation)
  • B Sc Mathematics
  • BSc Computer Science
  • Bachelor of Computer Application (BCA)
  • B Com with Computer Application
  • B A English
  • B A Malayalam
  • B A Afzal-Ul-Ulma
  • Bachelor of Library & Information Science(BLISc)
Certifcate Programs
  • Communicative English
  • Geriatric Care & Management
  • Techniques & Methods of Family & Marriage Counseling
For detailed information on the courses offered, Click Here.

University of Kerala IDE Admission Procedure

Application Form and Prospectus has to be collected from Institute of Distance Education (IDE) Office at Kariavattom, by payment of the stipulated amount through University Pay-in-Slips or from the District and Taluk Information Centres of the University of Kerala or from the Forms Sales Counter at Palayam Campus by directly paying the required amount.

Applicants can send request to the Director of IDE, University of Kerala Campus, to get forms by post. Requisition has to be sent to, The Director, IDE, University of Kerala Campus, Kariavattom, Thiruvananthapuram-695581, accompanied by a self-addressed cover (27x17cm) stamped for Rs.15/- and a Demand Draft for the cost of Application Form, DD has to be drawn in favour of The Finance Officer, University of Kerala from SBT payable at SBT Service Branch, Thiruvananthapuram or from District Co-operative Bank Head Office Branch at Thiruvananthapuram.

For Application Forms, Click Here.

University of Kerala IDE Contact Details

Dr. P.P.Ajaya Kumar
Institute of Distance Education
University of Kerala
Kariavattom Campus(P.O)
Phone: 0471-2308019,0471-2308221
Email: [email protected]
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