How to Get Admission without KEAM Rank/ Score?

Neha Kumari
Neha KumariPublished On: July 15, 2020 | KEAM

There are various engineering colleges in Kerala that accept admission for B.Tech courses without the KEAM scorecard. The admission is accepted under management quota. Check how to get admission without the KEAM scorecard. 

How to Get Admission without KEAM Rank?

KEAM (Kerala Engineering, Architecture and Medical) is a state-level examination for admission in engineering, agriculture and Pharmacy courses in Kerala. Notification for Kerala Engineering Entrance Examination 2020 Dates is announced by the Commissioner of Entrance Examination (CEE). KEAM 2020 is scheduled to be conducted on July 16, 2020. The registration for KEAM 2020 has been closed.

Apart from KEAM, there is no other similar examination in Kerala for admission to Engineering College. However, admissions are also accepted on the basis of national- level engineering entrance examination JEE Main.

Every year more than 90,000 students appear for KEAM. With such a high level of competition, getting a seat in top Kerala Engineering College with the desired branch might be a bit of a hard situation. Many students who are not able to perform well in KEAM end up asking questions like whether they can pursue the desired course with low rank in KEAM or not.

Students who are unable to secure admission in colleges through entrance examination can go for direct admission through management quota. Check details of direct admission in Kerala Engineering Colleges in this page:

Also Read:B.Tech 2020 admission in Kerala

How to Get Admission without a KEAM Scorecard or Rank?

Students who are aspiring to get admission in top Engineering colleges in Kerala but do not have a good KEAM scorecard or rank need not worry. They can still apply for admission in engineering courses in a good college of their choice. There are various top private engineering colleges in Kerala that reserves seats for direct admission. These reserved seats come under management quota. However, only a few seats are available under management quota and seats are allotted on First Come First Serve basis. So students who want to get admission under management quota must apply as early as possible and grab a seat in the college and branch of their choice.

CEE Kerala also conducts a spot round where private colleges will be allowed to fill the vacant seats after the CEE counselling. It is advisable to go for management quota admission instead of waiting for spot round as seats in top private colleges will be filled.

List of Top Private Engineering Colleges in Kerala

Check the list of engineering college in Kerala for direct admission: -

St. Thomas Institute for Science and TechnologyRoyal College Of Engineering And Technology
Trinity College of EngineeringModel Engineering College
Sree Chitra Thirunal College of EngineeringRajiv Gandhi Institute of Technology
Jyoti Engineering College ThrissurMES College of Engineering
Mangalam College of EngineeringVedavyasa Institute of Technology
AWH Engineering College Calicut

Admission Criteria to get Direct Admission in Kerala Engineering Colleges

A student must fulfil certain eligibility criteria to get direct admission in B.Tech course. The eligibility criteria are defined by the institute/ College/ University. Also, the selection process and final decision for admission are under the rights of the college administrator. If you want to get direct admission then you can contact the admission office for specific details. The minimum eligibility criteria to get admission in engineering is 50% marks in Physics, Chemistry, and Mathematics in 12th Board.

However, before taking direct admission to any college you must review the Infrastructure of the College, Tuition fees and additional cost of study, Campus Facilities, Current Student review about the college, Faculty and Staff members in College, Job opportunities after study, etc. You can also visit the college campus and confirm whether you want to take admission in the college or not.
Why take Admission under Management Quota?

Management quota seats also known as institutional quota seats are reserved seats for students who want to take direct admission in colleges. Almost every private Institute/ College/ University offers seats under management quota. The eligibility criteria for admission through management quota varies institute-wise. Candidates can confirm details of direct admission from a specific College/ Institute.

Students may ask questions like whether it is worthy to take admission under management quota and why they should go for direct admission in college. Answer to such question is given below:

Management quota seats give a chance to deserving candidates who are unable to score well in competitive examinations but still have the zeal to study the course from a good college.

A candidate can get admission in the desired college and branch even without a good scorecard in the entrance examination. Admission fees for students through management quota may be high. So, before taking direct admission to check the tuition fees and eligibility criteria for admission.

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