B.Tech. Admission 2016-17

  • Courses & Seats
Sl.No. Courses Govt. FWS Mgt. NRI Total
1. Civil Engineering (CE) 60 6 54
2. Computer Science & Engineering (CSE) 60 6 54 6 126
3. Electronics & Communication Engineering (ECE) 60 6 54 6 126
4. Mechanical Engineering (ME) 60 6 54 6 126
5. Electrical & Electronics Engineering (EEE) 30 3 27 3 63

Production Engineering (PE)

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30 3 27 3 63


Commencement of Issue/online application, counseling, closing of admission is as per admission schedule of the college (see Admission Schedule).

Print copy of online application can be sent to the college or hand over at college office or at VAST IT division, Thrissur along with DD for Rs.500/- towards cost of application & Prospectus. (Tele Numbers 04885 – 287751/52).

  • Eligibility

1. Candidates who have passed Higher Secondary Examination, Kerala, or Examinations recognized as equivalent thereto, with 50% marks in Mathematics separately, and 50 % marks in Mathematics, Physics and Chemistry put together are eligible for admission. However candidates who have passed Higher Secondary Examination, Kerala, or Examinations recognized as equivalent thereto, with 45% marks in Mathematics, Physics and Chemistry put together are eligible for admission under Management Quota in Private Self Financing Engineering Colleges/Government Controlled Self Financing Engineering Colleges. In case, the candidate has not studied Chemistry, the marks obtained in Computer Science shall be considered. In case, the candidate has not studied Chemistry and Computer Science, the marks obtained in Biotechnology shall be considered. In case, the candidate has not studied Chemistry, Computer Science and Biotechnology, the marks obtained in Biology shall be considered. The marks as shown in the mark list of the Board of Examination obtained from the respective Higher Secondary Board shall be considered for academic eligibility.   

2. Candidates should have passed and be ranked in the KEAM 2015.
3.  Admission under NRI quota -   Students are exempted from qualifying in Entrance Test.  But, the following addl documents are required to be submitted at the time of admission under NRI quota:-
(a) NRI/Dependence/Sponsorship certificate  (Format –Download)
(b) Copy of VISA of the sponsor
(c) Copy of Passport of the sponsor
  • Duration of Course 

B.Tech degree course will be completed over a period of 4 years consisting of 8 semesters.

  • Admission Process
50% of the seats as indicated above will be allotted by the Govt and the remaining 50% seats filled by the college under the Management and NRI seats. 
  • Application form
Application forms can be collected from the College at a payment of Rs 500/- or downloaded from the site and Apply online. Submission of downloaded applications will be valid only if accompanied by DD for Rs 500/- payable at Thrissur in the name of Vidya Academy of Science & Technology
Filled up applications can be handed over to the college office or sent to 
The Principal,
Vidya Academy of Science & Technology,
PO Thalakottukkara, Thrissur, Kerala 680501
Click here to download the application form.
  • Scholarships awarded by the college
Only eligible candidates whose yearly family income is less than Rs 1.5 lakhs should apply for merit cum means scholarships.
Details of scholarships - Click here to see.
  • Bus Service
Students residing more than 20 kms away from the college are advised to take hostel accommodation as a lot of time is wasted in travelling every day and they are not able to cope up with the study work and tend to lag in their academic performance. They also become physically tired and are not able to concentrate on their studies.
Bus fees are paid for one semester (6 months) period.
  • Training & Placement 

At Vidya Academy of Science and Technology a lot of emphasis is being given to the overall development of the students through a regimen to co-curricular activities. During the second and third year, each week, two periods are exclusively devoted for activities covering various areas of self development. 

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  • Hostel
Students are advised to take hostel accommodation at least in the first year as this gives them more time for studies, being a very crucial year.Please be rest assured that no form ragging is permitted in the college and the hostel authorities are very strict in enforcing this aspect.The college canteen provides wholesome food in neat, clean and healthy environment. 
Details of hostel -Click here to see.
Click here to open hostel application form.
  • Admission Process for Management Seats
  1. Application forms to be obtained from college/downloaded from site/Apply online.
  2. Submit filled up applications along with connected documents by due date.
  3. Rank list of applicants will be displayed on website/ published based on Entrance rank merit.
  4. Students will be called for admission counseling on notified dates and admission process carried out as per the rank list. Students will be accompanied by their parent.
  5. Students will have the facility to record their higher options for various branches.
  6. All original/ supporting documents and full fees will be deposited at the time of admission.
  • Admission to NRI seats
The seats will be filled based on merit. Please contact the VICT coordinator Mr Dinamony, Tele No: 04885-287751/ 287752, 
Time :  9:30 to 5:00  for NRI admission.
  • Cancellation of Admission

No cancellation of admission is permitted after the admissions have been declared as closed. Cancellation of admission after due date will be subject to payment of liquidation fees as stipulated by the Govt.

Original documents once deposited will not be issued to the student for the duration of course of four years. Sufficient photostat copies of each document should be kept with the students duly attested by a Gazetted officer for their future use during this period.