The Candidate shall have passed the Higher Secondary Examination (Class XII) of Board of Higher Secondary Examination. Govt. of Kerala with Mathematics, Physics and Chemistry as subjects or any other examinations accepted as equivalent there to by the Kerala Technological University (KTU).
The Candidate shall have secured a minimum of 50% marks for Mathematics as well as for Mathematics, Physics and Chemistry put together.
In the case of candidates belonging to socially and educationally backward classes (referred to in G.O (P)208/66/Edn. Dated 2.5.1966, as amended from time to time) the minimum marks requirements are 45% for mathematics and 45% for mathematics, Physics and Chemistry put together.
In the case of SC/ST students only a pass in the Higher Secondary examination (Class XII) with the above subjects.
The candidates shall also satisfy the conditions regarding physical fitness as may be prescribed by the University.
Out of the total seats available 90% seats are under the state merit and 5% are reserved for co-operative sector and the remaining 5 % are under the NRI quota. The students are admitted by the Commissioner of Entrance Examinations (CEE) based on the rank obtained in the entrance test and observing all reservation norms as applicable to the State Govt. In the case of NRI seats the students are admitted based on the marks obtained in the qualifying examination. This college is the choice of top rank holders in the CEE. Eligibility for admission is as per the rules and regulations of the Commissioner of the Entrance Examinations, which are stipulated by the Govt. of Kerala, and as per the course regulations of the Kerala Technological University (KTU). The eligibility criteria are included in section 6.1.