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Best Colleges in Thiruvananthapuram

Thiruvananthapuram is the capital city of Kerala and is one of the major education and tourist destinations of the state. The top 10 colleges in Thiruvananthapuram are known for academic excellence, research and development. The top colleges in Thiruvananthapuram run programmes in different streams of medicine, engineering, research, architecture, computer application, dental science and nursing. The top 10 colleges in Thiruvananthapuram offer undergraduate, postgraduate and doctoral courses in full time mode. Admission to the top 10 colleges in Thiruvananthapuram is done on the basis of entrance exams like KEAM, KEE,  NEET, JEE Mains, JEE Advanced, GATE, CAT, CMAT, GPAT, KMAT Kerala, NATA  CUET, IISER Aptitude test and KLEE

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Why do a course from Thiruvananthapuram?

The top colleges in Thiruvananthapuram have the advantage of impressive infrastructure, highly qualified teaching staff, modern laboratories, clean and spacious accommodation, and indoor and outdoor sports facilities. Thiruvananthapuram is well connected with air, road and rail transportation which makes top universities in Thiruvananthapuram to be easily accessible for students. The cost of living in Thiruvananthapuram is also less expensive. The top 10 colleges in Thiruvananthapuram provide financial assistance to students through scholarships and freeships. 

List of Top Colleges in Thiruvananthapuram

College Name

Course offered

Fees in Rs.

Kerala University - University of Kerala, Thiruvananthapuram


B.B.A

Rs 6,920 to Rs 1,05,000

B.Sc

Rs 7,130 to Rs 1,04,000

B.C.A


Sree Chitra Tirunal Institute for Medical Sciences and Technology, Thiruvananthapuram 

M.P.H

Rs 2,31,000 to Rs 4,20,000

D.M

Rs 2,47,000

IISER TVM - Indian Institute of Science Education and Research, Thiruvananthapuram

M.S

Rs 1,42,000

Ph.D

NA

University College, Thiruvananthapuram 

M.A

NA

M.Sc

NA

Government Medical College, Thiruvananthapuram 

M.B.B.S

NA

M.S

NA

IIST Thiruvananthapuram - Indian Institute of Space Science and Technology, Thiruvananthapuram

B.E / B.Tech

Rs 5,48,000

M.E / M.Tech

Rs 1,67,000

Government Dental College, Thiruvananthapuram 



BDS

Rs 97,500

MDS

NA

Government. College for Women, Thiruvananthapuram 

B.A

NA

B.Sc

NA

Institute of Human Resources Development, Trivandrum 

P.G.D

Rs 21,800

P.G.D.C.A

Rs 18,100

College of Engineering Trivandrum, Thiruvananthapuram 

B.E / B.Tech

Rs 1,13,000

M.E / M.Tech

NA

Sree Chitra Thirunal College of Engineering, Thiruvananthapuram 

B.E / B.Tech

Rs 1,93,000

M.E / M.Tech

Rs 1,16,000

Top Colleges/Universities Courses in Thiruvananthapuram - Eligibility Criteria

Courses

Eligibility Criteria

B.Tech

Higher Secondary/Intermediate (10+2) or any other examination with Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics as compulsory subjects from a recognised board/university.

M.Tech

Bachelor of Technology/ Engineering in relevant subjects from recognised universities.

M.B.A

Graduate or equivalent with a minimum of 50 % marks from a recognised board or university. 

M.B.B.S

Intermediate or 12th  with Physics, Chemistry, Biology/Biotechnology with a valid score in NEET (UG).

B.C.A

Intermediate/10+2 or equivalent from a recognised board or university.

M.C.A

Bachelor in computer application / Bachelor Degree in Computer Science Engineering or  B.Sc/B.Com/B.A with Mathematics at 10+2 level or at Graduation Level with 50% marks in aggregate. 

B.Arch

10+2 or equivalent with mathematics as compulsory subject

List of Top Colleges/Universities in Thiruvananthapuram - Based on NIRF Ranking 2023

National Institute of Ranking Framework (NIRF) is a methodology adopted by MHRD to rank colleges and universities imparting higher education in India. Every year NIRF releases rankings for the top educational institutions offering courses in the domain of engineering, management, research, pharmacy, law, medical, architecture, dental, agriculture and innovation. The NIRF rankings are done on the basis of information provided by the college sources.The rankings for the top 10 colleges/universities in Thiruvananthapuram  for the year 2023 are mentioned below:    

College Name

Category

NIRF Rank 2023

NIRF Score

Kerala University, Thiruvananthapuram

University

24

55.50

Sree Chitra Tirunal Institute for Medical Sciences and Technology, Thiruvananthapuram

Medical

10

65.24

University College, Thiruvananthapuram

College

26

62.25

Indian Institute of Space Science and Technology, Thiruvananthapuram

Engineering

48

52.04

Mar Ivanios College, Thiruvananthapuram

College

45

56.89

Government Medical College Thiruvananthapuram

Medical

44

51.91

Government Dental College, Thiruvananthapuram

Dental

25

54.49

Govt. College for Women, Thiruvananthapuram

College

75

54.03

College of Engineering Trivandrum, Thiruvananthapuram

Architecture

17

56.54

Top Colleges/Universities in  Thiruvananthapuram: Admission Process 2023

College Name

Admission process 2023

Kerala University 

Kerala University Admission is based on candidates performance in entrance examination. 

IISER Thiruvananthapuram

IISER Thiruvananthapuram Admission is based on scores of JEE Advanced, IISER Aptitude Test and Joint Entrance Screening Test (JEST)

SCTIMST Trivandrum 

SCTIMST Trivandrum Admission is based on marks of qualifying examination and score of NEET SS. 

Government Medical College, Thiruvananthapuram

Government Medical College, Thiruvananthapuram Admission is based on the score of NEET/ NEET SS/ NEET PG

College of Engineering, Thiruvananthapuram

College of Engineering, Thiruvananthapuram Admission is done on the basis of Kerala Engineering, Architecture, Medical Entrance Examination (KEAM), GATE, CMAT/CAT/KMAT

SCTCE Thiruvananthapuram

SCTCE Thiruvananthapuram Admission is based on scores of KEAM and GATE.

IIST Thiruvananthapuram

IIST Thiruvananthapuram Admission for B.Tech is based on JEE Advanced and M.Tech admission is based on score of GATE/JEST and interview. 

Top Colleges/Universities in Thiruvananthapuram: Placements Wise

The placement cell of top colleges in Thiruvananthapuram helps students in the career building process. The top 10 colleges in Thiruvananthapuram have training and placement cells which focus on the employability of students and take various initiatives to collaborate with the corporate world. Major recruiters from top colleges of Thiruvananthapuram Accenture, Amazon, Amadeus, Cognizant, Deloitte, Capgemini, HCL, IBM, Infosys, Mindtree, L&T, KPMG,UST Global, Wipro, Skyroot, Oracle,Mu Sigma, TCS,Ernst & Young, Nissan Digital, Mahindra, Sapient and many more. The median salary of top colleges in Thiruvananthapuram for undergraduate courses and postgraduate courses as per NIRF Report 2023 is mentioned below: 

Top College in Thiruvananthapuram

Median Salary-UG

Median Salary-PG

Kerala University Thiruvananthapuram Placements

NA

Rs 3,12,000

Mar Ivanios College Thiruvananthapuram Placements

Rs 3,25,000

Rs 3,00,000

IISER Thiruvananthapuram Placements

Rs 10,63,665

Rs 10,00,000

SCTIMST Trivandrum Placements

Rs 5,04,000

Rs 26,40,000

College of  Engineering, Thiruvananthapuram Placements

Rs 3,80,000

Rs 12,00,000

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Frequently Asked Questions

Q. What are the channels of admission for IISER Thiruvananthapuram?

A. The admission to  IISER Thiruvananthapuram is done on the basis of three channels which are Kishore Vaigyanik Protsahan Yojana (KVPY) Channel, the Joint Entrance Examination (Advanced) of the Indian Institutes of Technology Channel and the IISER Aptitude Test (IAT) Channel.

Q. Which entrance exams are accepted by top colleges in  Thiruvananthapuram for admission to B.Tech courses?

A. Admission to the B.Tech courses by top colleges in  Thiruvananthapuram is based on JEE Advanced, JEE Main and KEAM (Kerala Engineering, Architecture, Medical Entrance Examination (KEAM). 

Q. What are the courses offered by the Indian Institute of Space Science and Technology, Thiruvananthapuram?

A. The courses offered by Indian Institute of Space Science and Technology, Thiruvananthapuram are  B.Tech. ( Aerospace Engineering ), B.Tech. (Electronics and Communication Engineering -Avionics, 5-Year Dual Degree (B.Tech. + Master of Science/Master of Technology), Master of Science in Astronomy and Astrophysics, Master of Science in Solid State Physics, M.Tech. in Earth System Science, M.Tech. in Optical Engineering and Ph.D courses. 

Q. College of Engineering Trivandrum, Thiruvananthapuram is affiliated to which university?

A. College of Engineering Trivandrum, Thiruvananthapuram is affiliated to APJ Abdul Kalam Technological University, Thiruvananthapuram.

Q. Which are the top recruiters at IIST Thiruvananthapuram?

A. The top recruiters at  IIST Thiruvananthapuram are Infosys, Mahindra, Skyroot, Kottackal, Analog Devices, Math Works, Intel and Satsure.

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Kerala University - University of Kerala, Thiruvananthapuram

Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala
4.5/54 Reviews
Public/Govt

Kerala University - University of Kerala, Thiruvananthapuram

Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala Public/Govt 4.5/54 Reviews
NIRF Ranking: 47
NIRF Ranking: 47
B.Com Tax Procedure and Practice Hons
600+ Brochures downloaded so far
600+ Brochures downloaded so far

IISER TVM - Indian Institute of Science Education and Research Thiruvananthapuram

Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala
4.3/52 Reviews
Public/Govt

IISER TVM - Indian Institute of Science Education and Research Thiruvananthapuram

Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala Public/Govt 4.3/52 Reviews
NIRF Ranking: 101-150
NIRF Ranking: 101-150
BS and MS Biology Dual Degree
300+ Brochures downloaded so far
300+ Brochures downloaded so far

Ananthapuri College of Nursing, Thiruvananthapuram

Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala
Private

Ananthapuri College of Nursing, Thiruvananthapuram

Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala Private
B.Sc Nursing
    100+ Brochures downloaded so far
    100+ Brochures downloaded so far

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    KIMS College of Nursing, Thiruvananthapuram

    Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala
    Private

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    Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala Private
    B.Sc Nursing
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    100+ Brochures downloaded so far

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    Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala
    Public/Govt

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    Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala Public/Govt
    Diploma in Civil Engineering
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    100+ Brochures downloaded so far

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    Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala
    Private
    B.Com Tax Procedure and Practice
      100+ Brochures downloaded so far
      100+ Brochures downloaded so far

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      Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala
      Private
      M.Com Finance and Accounting
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        100+ Brochures downloaded so far

        Sree Narayana Guru College of Advanced Studies, Chempazhanthy

        Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala
        Private
        B.Com Co-operation
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        100+ Brochures downloaded so far

        School of Distance Education, University of Kerala, Thiruvananthapuram

        Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala
        4.0/51 Reviews
        Public/Govt
        BA Economics
        100+ Brochures downloaded so far
        100+ Brochures downloaded so far

        Department of Optoelectronics, University of Kerala, Thiruvananthapuram

        Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala
        Public/Govt
        M.Tech Optoelectronics and Communication
          100+ Brochures downloaded so far
          100+ Brochures downloaded so far

          Mother Theresa College, Thiruvananthapuram

          Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala
          Private

          Mother Theresa College, Thiruvananthapuram

          Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala Private
          B.Com With Computer Application
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            Little Flower College of Nursing, Thiruvananthapuram

            Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala
            Private

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            Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala Private
            B.Sc Nursing
              100+ Brochures downloaded so far
              100+ Brochures downloaded so far

              HHMSPB NSS College for Women, Thiruvananthapuram

              Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala
              Private

              HHMSPB NSS College for Women, Thiruvananthapuram

              Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala Private
              BA Economics
              100+ Brochures downloaded so far
              100+ Brochures downloaded so far

              Iqbal Training College, Thiruvananthapuram

              Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala
              Private

              Iqbal Training College, Thiruvananthapuram

              Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala Private
              B.Ed
                100+ Brochures downloaded so far
                100+ Brochures downloaded so far

                St Thomas Training College, Thiruvananthapuram

                Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala
                Private

                St Thomas Training College, Thiruvananthapuram

                Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala Private
                B.Ed
                • Fees : 58 K
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                100+ Brochures downloaded so far

                University College of Engineering, Kariavattom

                Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala
                3.7/55 Reviews
                Public/Govt

                University College of Engineering, Kariavattom

                Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala Public/Govt 3.7/55 Reviews
                B.Tech Computer Science and Engineering
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                100+ Brochures downloaded so far

                MG College of Engineering, Thiruvananthapuram

                Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala
                Private

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                Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala Private
                B.Tech Computer Science and Engineering
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                100+ Brochures downloaded so far

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                Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala
                Private

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                Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala Private
                B.Tech Civil Engineering
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                100+ Brochures downloaded so far

                Marian Engineering College, Thiruvananthapuram

                Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala
                Private

                Marian Engineering College, Thiruvananthapuram

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                B.Tech Computer Science and Engineering
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                100+ Brochures downloaded so far

                Government Dental College, Trivandrum

                Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala
                Public/Govt

                Government Dental College, Trivandrum

                Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala Public/Govt
                BDS
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                  100+ Brochures downloaded so far

                  SI-MET College of Nursing, Muttathara

                  Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala
                  Public/Govt

                  SI-MET College of Nursing, Muttathara

                  Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala Public/Govt
                  B.Sc Nursing
                  • Fees : 3.22 Lakhs
                  100+ Brochures downloaded so far
                  100+ Brochures downloaded so far

                  University College, Thiruvananthapuram

                  Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala
                  Public/Govt

                  University College, Thiruvananthapuram

                  Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala Public/Govt
                  BA History
                    100+ Brochures downloaded so far
                    100+ Brochures downloaded so far

                    Government College for Women, Thiruvananthapuram

                    Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala
                    4.0/51 Reviews
                    Public/Govt

                    Government College for Women, Thiruvananthapuram

                    Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala Public/Govt 4.0/51 Reviews
                    B.Sc Mathematics
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                    100+ Brochures downloaded so far

                    Christian College, Kattakada

                    Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala
                    Private

                    Christian College, Kattakada

                    Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala Private
                    B.Sc Botany
                    100+ Brochures downloaded so far
                    100+ Brochures downloaded so far

                    Sree Vidhyadhiraja Homoeopathic Medical College, Thiruvananthapuram

                    Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala
                    Private
                    BHMS
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                    100+ Brochures downloaded so far

                    Institute of Management, University of Kerala, Trivandrum

                    Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala
                    4.0/51 Reviews
                    Public/Govt

                    Institute of Management, University of Kerala, Trivandrum

                    Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala Public/Govt 4.0/51 Reviews
                    MBA
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                    100+ Brochures downloaded so far

                    Ezhuthachan College of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Thiruvananthapuram

                    Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala
                    Private
                    B.Pharma
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                      300+ Brochures downloaded so far

                      Conspi Academy of Management Studies, Thiruvananthapuram

                      Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala
                      Private
                      MBA
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                      100+ Brochures downloaded so far

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                      Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala
                      Private
                      BPA
                        100+ Brochures downloaded so far
                        100+ Brochures downloaded so far

                        Noorul Islam Polytechnic College, Punkarai

                        Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala
                        Private

                        Noorul Islam Polytechnic College, Punkarai

                        Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala Private
                        Diploma in Automobile Engineering
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                        100+ Brochures downloaded so far

                        Institute of Human Resources Development, Trivandrum

                        Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala
                        Public/Govt

                        Institute of Human Resources Development, Trivandrum

                        Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala Public/Govt
                        Advanced Diploma in Biomedical Engineering
                        • Fees : 17.05 K
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                        100+ Brochures downloaded so far

                        Sree Narayana College, Chempazhanthy

                        Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala
                        4.5/52 Reviews
                        Private

                        Sree Narayana College, Chempazhanthy

                        Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala Private 4.5/52 Reviews
                        BA Economics
                        100+ Brochures downloaded so far
                        100+ Brochures downloaded so far

                        Government Dental College, Thiruvananthapuram

                        Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala
                        Public/Govt

                        Government Dental College, Thiruvananthapuram

                        Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala Public/Govt
                        BDS
                        • Fees : 97.50 K
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                        100+ Brochures downloaded so far

                        Kerala Academy of Pharmacy, Thiruvananthapuram

                        Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala
                        Private

                        Kerala Academy of Pharmacy, Thiruvananthapuram

                        Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala Private
                        B.Pharma
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                          100+ Brochures downloaded so far

                          MGM Silver Jubilee Pharmacy College, Thiruvananthapuram

                          Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala
                          Private
                          B.Pharma
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                            100+ Brochures downloaded so far

                            Centre for Development of Imaging Technology, Thiruvananthapuram

                            Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala
                            Private
                            Diploma in Digital Media Production
                            • Fees : 33 K
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                            100+ Brochures downloaded so far

                            CH Mohd Koya Memorial College for Advanced Studies, Thiruvananthapuram

                            Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala
                            Private
                            MBA
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                              100+ Brochures downloaded so far

                              DC School of Architecture and Design, Thiruvananthapuram

                              Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala
                              Private
                              B.Arch
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                              100+ Brochures downloaded so far

                              College of Fine Arts Kerala, Thiruvananthapuram

                              Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala
                              Public/Govt

                              College of Fine Arts Kerala, Thiruvananthapuram

                              Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala Public/Govt
                              BFA
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                                IMDR College of Advanced Studies, Thiruvananthapuram

                                Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala
                                Private

                                IMDR College of Advanced Studies, Thiruvananthapuram

                                Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala Private
                                B.Com Finance
                                  100+ Brochures downloaded so far
                                  100+ Brochures downloaded so far

                                  Global Institute of Public Health, Thiruvananthapuram

                                  Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala
                                  Private
                                  MPH
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                                    100+ Brochures downloaded so far

                                    South Park Institute of Hotel Management, Thiruvananthapuram

                                    Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala
                                    Private
                                    BHMCT
                                      100+ Brochures downloaded so far
                                      100+ Brochures downloaded so far

                                      Sri Sathya Sai Arts and Science College, Thiruvananthapuram

                                      Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala
                                      Private
                                      B.Com Finance
                                        Brochures downloaded so far
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                                        Sree Swathi Thirunal Government College of Music, Thiruvananthapuram

                                        Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala
                                        Public/Govt
                                        BPA Vocal Music
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