The Calicut University is the largest university in Kerala. It is the second university to be established in Kerala with the aim to nurture excellence in research and education in the catchment areas of the Northern Kerala. Emphasis is laid down on creating quality human resource and enhances productive research which is beneficial for both wider humanity and local community. The Calicut University has approximately 30 PG departments and 373 affiliated colleges. Administration through E – Governance and computerization of the university examination forms the Calicut University as the first digital University of the state.
The Calicut University was set up through a government plan of bifurcating the Kerala University. It is established in the year 1968. The university campus is located at the Tenhipalam, 24km South of Calicut. The campus of the university is quite amazing and the pleasant environment enhances the capabilities of the students. The university has set up extension centers in Thrissur, Calicut, and Vetakara.
Calicut University Key Features:
The Calicut University enriches with the quality features which make this university as one of the best universities in Kerala. The key features of the Calicut University are as follows:
• It is developed around the concept of encouraging students to express their talents and to express their thoughts among them. The university has the student’s trap on the main campus at Thenjipalam.
• The university has the huge bookshop which has the books of all leading publishers. Also, the poster which presents the cultural and historical heritage of Calicut and Malabar and other stationary items are sold here at attractive discounts.
• The Calicut University has the Cyber spot in the students can browse at the very nominal rate. This cyber spot is run by departmental student’s union.
• The university has established the teacher education centers and information centers to facilitate the better access to the students.
Calicut University Courses Offered:
A wide range of courses is offered in the Calicut University. Description of all those courses is provided here.
NIRF Ranking 2018 -
University - 73
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University Of Calicut,
Malappuram (District), PIN 673 635
Calicut University PO, Kerala, India
Ph:- 0494 - 2407227, 0494 - 2400816
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