Kerala Polytechnic Admission 2024-25, Check Eligibility Criteria, Dates for Admission, Required Documents and More

Kerala Polytechnic Admission 2024-25 offers diploma courses in engineering, technology, and business management. Eligibility is based on SSLC/THSLC marks; the application process includes online registration, document submission, and fee payment.

by Jayasree D

Updated Jun 22, 2024

Kerala Polytechnic Admission 2024-25, Check Eligibility Criteria, Dates for Admission, Required Documents and More

Kerala Polytechnic Admission 2024-25 

Kerala Polytechnic Admission 2024-25 is conducted by the Directorate of Technical Education, Kerala, offering diploma programs in engineering, technology, commercial practice, and computer application. The registration process began on May 22, 2024, and concluded on June 20, 2024. Eligible candidates, who have completed SSLC/THSLC or equivalent with required subjects, could apply through the official website

The admission is based on a merit list prepared from the qualifying exam marks. Important dates include the publication of the rank list on June 25, 2024, and counseling sessions scheduled from July 22 to 26, 2024. Successful applicants must complete their admissions by September 15, 2024.

Eligibility Criteria 

Here are the eligibility criteria for Kerala Polytechnic Admission 2024-25:


Candidates must be Indian citizens.


Candidates should be native to Kerala or must have completed their qualifying examination from an institution in Kerala. Alternatively, one parent should be a permanent employee in Kerala's Central/State/Quasi Government/Public Sector Undertaking.

Academic Qualification:

 Applicants should have passed SSLC/THSLC or an equivalent examination.

Subjects Requirement: 

Candidates must have passed the qualifying examination with Mathematics, English, and Science subjects for both Stream 1 (Engineering/Technology) and Stream 2 (Commercial Practice/Computer Application and Business Management). For Stream 2, Mathematics and English are sufficient.

Number of Attempts: 

Candidates should have passed the qualifying examination within one or two attempts. Those who passed after more than two attempts are not eligible.

Dates for Admission



Online Submission of Applications begins

May 22, 2024

Last date for One-time registration fee remittance

July 19, 2024

Online Submission of Application ends

June 20, 2024

Publication of Provisional Rank list and Trial Allotment

June 25, 2024

Last date for online correction of Applications

June 28, 2024

Publication of Final Rank List and First Allotment

July 1, 2024

Last Date of Reporting/Joining based on 1st allotment list

July 4, 2024

Second allotment

July 10, 2024

The last date of reporting/ joining is based on 2nd allotment

July 17, 2024

District-wise counseling at Nodal Polytechnic Colleges

July 22-26, 2024

Commencement of First-semester class & Induction Programme

July 18, 2024

Second Spot admission (if any)

July 31 to August 6, 2024

Third Spot admission (if any)

August 12 to 16, 2024

Admission closes

September 15, 2024

Required Documents

  1. Age proof of the candidate (e.g., birth certificate)
  2. SSLC/THSLC or equivalent examination mark sheets
  3. Category certificate (if applicable, such as SC/ST/OBC)
  4. Domicile Certificate (for Kerala candidates)
  5. Community Certificate (if applicable)
  6. Certificate to claim bonus points (Candidates of backward districts)
  7. Special Reservation Certificate (if applicable)
  8. PwD Certificate (if applicable)
  9. Certificate of disability (for economically backward or physically challenged candidates)
  10. Hearing-Impaired Certificate (if applicable)

These documents are necessary for the verification process during counseling and seat allotment. Candidates must ensure they have all required documents in original and photocopy formats for verification 

Fee for Application

The application fee for Kerala Polytechnic Admission 2024-25 is:

  • Open category candidates: Rs. 150
  • Scheduled Caste (SC) and Scheduled Tribe (ST) candidates: Rs. 75

Candidates need to pay this fee while submitting their application through the official website.

How to Apply?

To apply for Kerala Polytechnic Admission 2024-25, follow these steps:

  1. Visit the official website, 
  2. Click on the link for Kerala Polytechnic Admission 2024-25.
  3. Register by providing necessary details like name, date of birth, email ID, and mobile number.
  4. Fill out the application form with personal, educational, and contact information.
  5. Upload required documents such as photographs and signatures in the specified format.
  6. Pay the application fee online as per your category (Rs. 150 for open category, Rs. 75 for SC/ST).
  7. Review all details entered before final submission.
  8. Submit the application form and take a printout of the confirmation page for future reference.

Ensure all information provided is accurate and complete to successfully apply for Kerala Polytechnic Admission.

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