Trivandrum University College

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University College at present                                       University College in the Erstwhile Travancore State

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University College, Thiruvananthapuram established in 1866 was built to impart English education to the common folk of the erstwhile Travancore by H.H. Sri Ayilyam Thirunal Rama Varma Maharaja. Mr. John Ross, a scholar of repute was appointed Principal of the College. Today, after more than a century of dedicated service to the state, the College stands tall for having produced thousands of luminaries that includes former President of India late Sri. K.R Narayan, Cabinet Secretaries, Ambassadors, Civil Servants, IT doyens, Teachers, Poets, Writers, Artists and Politicians.

Offering 18 UG, 20 PG, 14 M.Phil and 16 Ph. D programmes, the College is undoubtedly vibrant academically. Its architecture, location, history and resourcefulness have made University College a spot not to be missed in the city, if not in the State.The College has staff strength of 215, of whom more than sixty per cent are research degree holders. The College has sixteen research departments, 55 research guides and 141 research scholars. Thus, University College is both a “University” and a “College”. Its student-strength of 3200 comprises pupils from all social classes, mostly from the lower strata. Since the selection procedure to all the courses is based on merit alone, the percentage of financially challenged but meritorious students is the highest in this College.

University College has been re-accredited at grade 'A' with a CGPA of 3.16 by the National Assessment and Accreditation Council of UGC. The college has also been accorded "College with Potential for Excellence" (CPE) status by the University Grants Commission. University College is also one of the Heritages Colleges in Kerala identified by the Government of Kerala.


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Quotation Notice for purchasing Bench & Desk using PTA fund

Tenders are invited for Fabrication Wrok using PTA fund

National Workshop on Modern Tools in Biotechnology Information, 25-26 February, 2014

13 University Ranks in MA Degree Examinations & 9 University Ranks in MSc Degree Examinations, conducted by University of Kerala, in July 2013

Prospectus and Application form for Admission to Civil Service Examination Coaching, 2014

Film Club, University College organizes a film festival on Postcolonial Cinema in association with the Kerala Chalachitra Academy and the College Union, on 28-29 November 2013, at the College Auditorium

Sealed Tenders are invited for the supply of Lab Equipments and Chemicals to various Departments

Ranklist of Candidates selected for the ASAP Programme (2013)

Sealed Tenders are invited for the supply of Water Purifier under Plan Fund Scheme 2013-14

Sports & Games Achievements Administration Report: 2012-13

MA / MSc Degree Online Admission, 2013-14, University of Kerala

Fifth Semester BA / BSc Open Course Allotment List - 2013

Sealed Tenders are invited to supply Sports Equipments & Jersey

Quotation to Supply Specimens to the Zoology Laboratory of the College

Quotation Notice regarding tender

Sealed Tenders are invited for the supply of Glassware Drier and Refrigerator

16 Ranks in MA Degree and 9 Ranks in MSc Degree Examinations, July 2012, University of Kerala

ASAP Mass Recruitment Campaign

List of Students selected for the Second Batch (January, 2013) of ASAP

3 Ranks in B Sc Degree Examinations, April 2012, University of Kerala

4 Ranks in BA Degree Examinations, April 2012, University of Kerala

Achivements in Sports  & Games 2011-12