The INSTITUTE OF HUMAN RESOURCES DEVELOPMENT (IHRD) is a Government of Kerala undertaking established
mainly for the development of manpower in the field of Electronics, Computers, Information Technology and allied
areas. With a view to provide advanced skills in the above fields, the Institute offers Post Graduate courses in
Computer Science, Electronics & Commerce in the Colleges of Applied Sciences at Adoor, Dhanuvachapuram,
Kundara & Mavelikkara during the academic year 2018-2019. The above courses consist of 4 semesters spread
over a period of 2 years and are affiliated to the University of Kerala. The scheme and syllabus for the courses will
be as followed in the University of Kerala.



Course *Seats
filled byCAP
Seats to be filled
up by the college on Merit
MSc Computer Science 5 5 10
MSc Electronics 6 6 12
MCom Finance 7 8 15

Note: 1 50% Merit & all reservation quota seats will be filled up through Centralised Allotment Process (CAP) by
the University. Please refer CAP website for more information.
2 This prospectus is applicable only for admission to seats allotted to and filled up by the College.
3 In case, the University allows the college to fill the seats under CAP category also, admission will be
done to those seats by the college as per the conditions of this prospectus.


  1. Candidates have to submit duly filled prescribed application form to the concerned College. Rank list
    will be prepared on the basis of merit and selection will be made accordingly in the College as per the criteria
    specified by the University of Kerala. The rank list for PG Degree courses will be prepared on the basis of marks/CGPA obtained in the qualifying examination in Part III Subjects/ Core and Complimentary Courses, (including weightage/ deduction where ever applicable), unless otherwise mentioned. The rank list will be prepared based on the total marks/Percentage of CGPA (converted by the formula provided by respective University) obtained by the candidate out of 1000 (for more information please refer the clause 6 of Prospectus for CAP2018 of the University of Kerala at )
  2. The Candidates should produce the following documents in original at the time of interview for admission.
    a)Matriculation Certificate.
    b) Certificates and Mark list of the qualifying examination.
    c) Community/Income Certificates, if applicable. d) T.C. and Conduct Certificate from the institution last studied.


Application forms and prospectus can be downloaded from the IHRD website and the filled in
application should be submitted to Principals of the Colleges of Applied Science,( where you desire to secure
admission) at Adoor, Dhanuvachapuram, Kundara & Mavelikkara along with the Registration fee of Rs.400/-
(Rs.150/- for SC/ST candidates) either by Cash or Demand Draft(D.D) up to the last date specified by the
University. The Demand Draft should be drawn in favour of the Principal of the College concerned. If the filled in
application is sent to the Principal by post, then it must be accompanied by a D.D. for Rs. 400/-(Rs. 150/- for
SC/ST) towards the registration fee, drawn in favour of the Principal of the concerned college.
Note: The registration fee once paid will not be refunded under any circumstances.
Application forms for admission to M.Sc. Computer Science/Electronics/M.Com duly filled up should reach the
Principals of the concerned Colleges on or before the last date specified by the University. For applying for
admission to more than one college, separate application forms should be submitted to the Principals of the
colleges concerned. The application for admission to the Post Graduate Degree courses will not be accepted in the
IHRD Head Quarters or any other associated Institutions. Applications received later than the last date specified
by the university will not be accepted on any account.
The candidates who wish to secure admission in the college also need to furnish the CAP registration
number in the application form, after completing the online registration procedure provided in the admission
portal of University of Kerala. ( )



  1.  Candidates should appear for Interview/Admission at their own cost.
  2. The Candidates should produce the following documents in original at the time of interview for admission.
    Matriculation Certificate, Mark list & Certificate/Provisional of the Degree examination, Community/Income
    Certificates, if applicable for SC/ST/OEC candidates.
  3.  T.C. and Conduct Certificate from the institution last studied.
  4.  If any candidate who is provisionally selected for admission fails to report to the Principal on or before the
    specified date and time or if he/ she fails to pay the fees indicated in the admission memo his/her selection will
    stand cancelled.
  5.  Late applications will not be considered under any circumstances.
  6.  Candidates from Universities other than University of Kerala should produce migration Certificate and pass
    certificate at the time of interview/admission.
  7.  The applicant whose qualifying examinations other than a degree of the University of Kerala should submit an
    eligibility certificate from the University of Kerala at the time of admission.
  8.  Receipt of application will be acknowledged allotting a register number. The registration number as shown in the
    receipt should be mentioned in all future correspondence concerning admission.
  9.  Selection of Candidates will be made by the Principal as detailed in clause 3. Admission procedure.
    The selection for admission will be provisional subject to verification of original documents and eligibility by the
    Head of the Institution. On verification, if any information given in the application is found to be false, the
    candidate will forfeit his/her claim for admission.
  10. The list of candidates called for interview will be published in the institution. Selection memo will be sent by
    email only. Hence providing valid email-id and a contact telephone number is mandatory. However, if a student
    wish to get memo by ordinary post, he/she must attach a separate request to the Principal along with the
    application form.
  11. The candidates called for interview should bring the originals of all the Certificates on the date specified at their
    own expense. T.C. should be produced within a week from the date of provisional admission.
  12. A candidate who does not turn up for the interview as per the schedule and at the place and time will
    forfeit his/her chance for admission and will not be considered for any future vacancies for admission
    irrespective of the rank secured. However, if a candidate is not able to attend the interview on genuine
    grounds, the parent/ guardian or any authorised person can act as a proxy at the risk of the candidate.
  13.  The candidate seeking admission to the course will have to abide by the campus rules and regulations issued
    from time to time. Copy of the campus rules now in force in the institutions under IHRD are available in the office
    of the Colleges, for reference.