Merit Seat

Submission of application through online for diploma courses for the academic year is started after the notification published by Directorate of Technical Education, Kerala. Three year Engineering Diploma courses conducting here are  Civil Engineering


All candidates who have passed SSLC/THSLC or equivalent examination with eligibility for higher studies can apply for admission to Model Polytechnic Colleges. The candidate should be a citizen of India of Kerala origin.

Management Seat

For admission , candidates have to apply online through the official admission portal .The print out taken after submitting the online application is to be submitted to the college office, along with a registration fee of Rs. 200/-. The registration fee can be paid directly to the college office or by Demand Draft. In the case of SC/ST candidates, the registration fee will only be Rs.100/-. All details and fee structure are available in prospectus for diploma admission to model polytechnic colleges under IHRD.

Reservation For Model Residential Polytechnic College, Kuzhalmannam:


  1. 50% seats will be filled from the applications received from SC/ST candidates purely on merit basis. These candidates shall be treated as candidates sponsored by the SC/ST Department. Unavailed seats in this category will be filled from State Merit.
  2. The remaining 50% seat (represented by X) is available in open quota and reserved as detailed below:
  3. 40% of the seats (40 % of X) will be reserved for the socially and Educationally Backward Classes and Scheduled Cast / Scheduled Tribe vide G.Os mentioned above. Seat distribution is as given below:

Ezhava – 9%, Muslim – 8%, LC other and Anglo Indian- 3%, OBX (SIUC& converts to Christianity from S.C) -1%, Kudumbi – 1%, OBH -3%, SC – 8%, ST – 2%, Dheevara and related 2%, Viswakarma and related 2%, and Kusavan and related 1%.


  1. 3% of the seats (3% of x) available in open quota is reserved for physically disabled candidates. Those claiming reservation under this quota should produce a certificate from a Medical Officer not below the rank of an Assistant Surgeon stating the percentage of disability certifying that the disability will not be a hindrance for undergoing the studies in the Model Polytechnic College. The unavailed seats, if any, under reservation quota for physically handicapped will be filled from the merit list.

iii.        The remaining 57% (57% of X ) will be admitted from the applications received from general candidates at Model Polytechnic College, Kuzhalmannam. (State Merit)

 5% of seats in excess of sanctioned intake are allotted for Tuition Fee Waiver scheme of AICTE (ie for meritorious women candidates, economically weaker sections and physically handicapped candidates whose annual family income limit does not exceed 6 Lakhs.) Vide G.O. (MS)No.110/2009/H.Edn. Dated 25/07/2009).