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Kerala ITI Admission 2023 - Rank List (Out) ,Dates, Eligibility Criteria, Application Process (Starts), Merit List, Selection Process

Lam Vijaykanth
Lam VijaykanthUpdated On: November 15, 2022 03:52 pm IST

Kerala ITI Admissions 2023 are expected to begin in the third week of June. This article contains detailed information about Kerala ITI Admission 2023, including dates, eligibility criteria, application process, merit list, and selection process.

Kerala ITI Admission 2023

The Kerala ITI admissions 2023: The Kerala State Industrial Training Department is the official body that is responsible for admission into various ITI institutions situated across the Kerala state. The application forms for admission into various ITI programmes will be available on the official website of the Kerala State Industrial Training Department for admission into the academic year 2023-24 from 3rd week of June. For KeralaITI admissions, the candidates do not have to appear in any kind of entrance exam. Admission into these institutions is done on a merit basis. Based on the previous qualifying examination scores furnished by the aspirants in the application form, a merit list is prepared followed by the conduct of the counselling rounds and seat allocation rounds. 

Download the Rank List of Kerala ITI Admissions 2023

All the details regarding ITI admissions in the state of Kerala for the academic session 2023-24 have been provided in the sections below. 

Highlights Kerala ITI Admissions 2023

Check out the table provided below for the highlights regarding Kerala ITI admissions for the academic session 2023 - 24:

Name of Conducting Body

Kerala State Industrial Training Department

Name of the Programme

Various ITI Trades

Academic Session


Eligibility Criteria

10th pass candidates from any recognised Board

Admission Process

Merit-Based admission process

Application Process


Counselling Process


Kerala ITI Admission 2023 Important Dates

All the important dates regarding Kerala ITI admissions for the 2023-24 session have been discussed in the table below - 

Important Events

Important Dates

Application Process for Kerala ITI Admissions 2023

3rd week of June

Last Date to Apply for Kerala ITI Admission 2023

August 2023

Declaration of Rank List

August 2023

Counselling Process

September 2023

Seat Allotment Process

September 2023

Beginning of Regular Classes

September 2023

Kerala ITI Admissions 2023 Eligibility Criteria

Presented in the table below is the detailed eligibility criteria for admission into various trades offered by the Industrial Training Institutions (ITIs) in the state of Kerala - 

Age Limit

  • The applicants should be of minimum 14 years of age on the date of applying

Domicile Rules

  • The applicants must be a native of the Kerala state

Educational Qualification 

  • The applicants must be at least class Xth qualified from any recognised Board (Matric Trades)

  • Class Xth failed applicants can apply for Non-Matric Trades

Additional Eligibility

  • The applicants should have at least a pre-Degree for Computer and DTP courses

Kerala ITI Admission 2023 Application Form

As mentioned in the establishing paragraph, the Kerala ITI admission application forms are made available to the candidates on the official website of the Kerala State Industrial Training Department. Once the application forms for Kerala ITI admissions are out, the applicants have to follow the instructions provided below to apply for admission - 

Step 1


Go to the official website of Kerala ITI admission by clicking on the direct link- Kerala ITI application form. Click on the “Register Now” tab. Enter all your basic personal details like name, email address, contact details etc and click on the “Register Now” tab. Your registration details will be sent to you via your entered email address.

Step 2

Fill Application Form

Use your candidate credentials like User name and password to log in to view the application form. Provide all the details asked for like personal information, communication details, educational qualification details, ITI choices etc and submit the application form. 

Step 3

Pay Application Fee

After filling the online application form, you have to submit the Kerala ITI admission application form fee, i.e INR 100/- through any of the online payment methods available.

Step 4

Save a Copy of the Application Form

Once you have successfully deposited the Kerala ITI admission application form fee, you have to keep a copy of the submitted application form and the receipt of the application form fee payment with you for future reference.

Documents Required During Filling Up of Kerala ITI Admission Application Form 2023

Here is a list of all the documents that the candidates must be in possession of while filling up the Kerala ITI admission application form - 

  • Certificate of Domicile

  • Date of Birth certificate

  • Qualifying exam mark sheet

  • School leaving certificate

  • Recent passport-sized photographs

Kerala ITI Admission 2023 Merit List

After the application process concludes, the Kerala State Industrial Training Department officials go through the application form of each applicant and prepare a merit list. The merit list is prepared to provide a rank to the applicants on the basis of their previous qualifying exam scores. Based on the rank visible on the merit list, the candidates are called to take part in the Kerala ITI admission counselling process. The merit list is released on the official website of the Kerala State Industrial Training Department and the candidates are given a direct link to access their merit list on this page too. 

Kerala ITI Admission 2023 Counselling Process

The counselling process for admission into various ITIs in the state of Kerala on the basis of the merit list is done in online mode. Only those candidates who secure a place in the merit list are eligible for the Kerala ITI admission counselling process. During the counselling process, the documents submitted by the candidates are checked by the officials and on the basis of the qualifying exam scores and availability of seats in the ITIs chosen by the candidates, the allocation of seats in the candidates’ desired trades are done. Once the candidates are allocated seats, they have to contact their respective ITI colleges or institutions and complete the remaining admission formalities to confirm their admission. For candidates who fail to mark their presence during the counselling process, their allocated seats are cancelled and candidates are debarred from the subsequent counselling rounds. 

Kerala ITI Admission 2023 Fee Details

Check out the table below for the admission fee required to be submitted by the candidates during admission to any of the ITIs situated in Kerala state - 


Fee Deposited for 2-Year Course (In INR)

Fee Deposited for 1-Year Course (In INR)

Caution Deposit



Security Deposit



Sports Fee



Maintenance Fee



Council Fee



Magazine Fee



Admission Registration Fee



Grand Total



For the latest updates on Kerala ITI admission, stay tuned to Collegedekho.  


Has the Kerala ITI admission process for 2022-23 session started?

No, the Kerala ITI admission process for the academic session 2022-23 has not started yet.

What is the admission fee required to be deposited for a 2-year programme offered at the Kerala ITIs?

Candidates who opt for admission into any of the 2-year programme offered at the Kerala ITIs are required to submit INR 1,210/- as admission fee.

What happens to those candidates who are absent during the Kerala ITI admission counselling process?

Candidates who are absent during the Kerala ITI admission counselling process, they are disqualified from the counselling process and the seats allocated to such candidates are confiscated by the authorities.

What is the Kerala ITI admission application form fee amount?

The application fee amount for Kerala ITI admissions is INR 100/-.

Can I apply for Matric trades if I have not cleared my class Xth exam?

No, if any candidate has failed to secure the passing marks in his/her qualifying exam, he/she cannot apply for the Matric trades offered by the Kerala ITIs.

Can candidates of other Indian states also apply for ITI admissions in Kerala state?

No, only those candidates who are natives of the Kerala state can apply for Kerala ITI admissions.

What is the minimum eligibility to apply for Kerala ITI admissions?

The minimum eligibility criteria state that the applicants must be at least 10th qualified from any recognised Board. The eligibility criteria for Non-Matric trades offered at these Kerala ITIs is different, however.

Is Kerala ITI admission a merit-based process?

Yes, Kerala ITI admission is a merit-based process where the qualifying exam marks of the applicants are considered.

How many trades are offered by the Kerala ITIs?

The Kerala ITIs offer a total of 77 trades like a machinist, housekeeper, general carpenter, fitter, architectural assistant etc.

Who oversees the entire Kerala ITI admission process?

The entire Kerala ITI admission process is overseen by the Kerala State Industrial Training Department.

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