Admission to Polytechnics for Government & Management seats through Lateral Entry is open (2022-23)

The website for the admission through lateral entry to the 3rd semester Diploma Programmes for the Academic Year 2022-2023 is open now. One time registration is mandatory for all the candidates to apply for both the Management and the Merit seats. The fee of Rs. 400/- (For SC/ST- Rs. 200/-) is to be paid online to the Government through e-treasury. Separate applications should be submitted for ‘Management quota seats’ in the admission Portal for each self-financing Polytechnic Colleges. Prospectus can be downloaded from the website.

Online Submission of application begins on 07-07-2022.

HELP DESK: SCP has arranged a help desk and Computer Lab at SCMS College of Polytechnics, Vaikkara, Kuruppampady, Perumbavoor to support the candidates for submitting online applications. Contact Numbers: 7034780088, 8891286213 & 9846640678.

I. Important Dates for Merit Seats:

1 Online Submission of Application begins 07.07.2022
2 Online Submission of Application ends 20.07.2022
3 Publication of Provisional Rank list and Trial Allotment 23.07.2022
4 Last date for appeal and correction of Applications 26.07.2022
5 Publication of Final Rank List 30.07.2022
6 Counselling and Admission Up to 01.08.2022-04.08.2022
7 Spot admission if any 10.08.2022 to 12.08.2022
8 Admission closes on (Management and Merit seat) 20.10.2022

II. Submit application online through:

1 Merit seat
2 Management seat

III. Diploma programme available at SCMS College of Polytechnics

  • Civil Engineering
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Electrical and Electronics Engineering
  • Automobile Engineering
  • Computer Engineering

IV. Eligibility for Admission

  • The candidate should be a citizen of India.
  • The candidate should be a native of Kerala or have undergone the qualifying examination from an institution in Kerala State.
  • The candidate should have passed +2/equivalent examination/VHSE with Mathematics, English, physics and chemistry after completion of 2 years regular course or passed 2 years metric courses of NCVT/SCVT/KGCE.
  • In the case of +2/VHSE, the candidate should have a minimum score of 50% in Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics separately
  • In the case of 2 years courses of NCVT/SCVT/KGCE candidates should have a minimum of 50% of the aggregate marks in the qualifying examination
  • In the case of candidates who have passed 2 years courses of NCVT/SCVT/KGCE, they will be considered for admission to the related diploma programme only as per the list of ITI/ /KGCE trade and related diploma programmes

V.General Conditions

  • Candidates who have taken more than 2 chances to pass the qualifying examination are not eligible for admission through lateral entry. However ‘SAY' or betterment Examination will not be considered as an additional chance.
  • Candidates who are undergoing any Diploma Programme in a Polytechnic College or having a Diploma are not eligible to apply.

VI. Duration of Diploma Programme (Lateral Entry)

The programmes shall be of 4 Semesters spanning a period of 2 years duration. The students have to undergo 4 semesters of study from 3rd to 6th. As a lateral entry candidate to +2/ VHSE seats, the candidate admitted is deemed to have secured credits of 1st and 2nd semester when he/she passes the mandatory subjects viz. Engineering Graphics, General Workshop, Branch specific theory and practical. As a lateral entry candidate to 2years courses of NCVT/SCVT/ KGCE seats, the candidate admitted is deemed to have secured credits of 1st and 2nd semester when he/she passes the additional subjects as decided by the Government

VII. Fee once remitted will not be refunded under any circumstances.

VIII. Institutional transfer will not be permitted to any candidate under any circumstances.