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University of Calicut

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world rank  3756

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Overview

Founded in 1968, the University of Calicut is a non-profit public higher education institution located in the rural setting of the large town of Tenhipalam (population range of 10,000-49,999 inhabitants), Kerala. This institution also has a branch campus in Vadakara and Thrissur. Officially recognized by the University Grants Commission of India, University of Calicut (CU) is a coeducational Indian higher education institution. University of Calicut (CU) offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as bachelor's degrees, master's degrees and doctorate degrees in several areas of study. See the uniRank degree levels and areas of study table below for further details. This 56-year-old Indian higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations and students' past academic records and grades. International students are welcome to apply for enrollment. CU also provides several academic and non-academic facilities and services to students including a library, housing, sports facilities, online courses and distance learning opportunities, as well as administrative services.

University Snapshot

Control

University of Calicut's Control Typepublic

Entity

University of Calicut's Entity Typenon-profit

Size

University of Calicut' Size by Total Enrollmentnot reported

Selectivity

University of Calicut's Selectivity by Acceptance Ratenot reported

University Identity

Name
Name (Non Latin) യൂണിവേഴ്‌സിറ്റി ഓഫ് കാലിക്കറ്റ്
Acronym CU
Founded 1968
Motto Prosperity will be produced by pure action
Video Presentation

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University Location

Address Calicut University PO
Tenhipalam
673 635 Kerala
India
University of Calicut's location map and satellite view Location Map and Satellite View
University of Calicut Phone Number +91 (494) 240 0241
University of Calicut Fax Number +91 (494) 240 0269
Other locations Vadakara and Thrissur

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Fields of Study / Degree Levels

Introduction

What is the difference between comprehensive/generalist and specialized universities in terms of the range of fields of study they offer, degree levels available and academic and carreer paths pros and cons? Read our guide article about generalist and specialized universities to learn more.


Fields of Study and Degree Levels Matrix

The following University of Calicut's Fields of Study/Degree Levels Matrix is divided into 6 main fields of study and 4 levels of degrees, from the lowest undergraduate degree to the highest postgraduate degree. This matrix aims to help quickly identify University of Calicut's academic range and degree level offering.




Programs and Courses

Courses and Programs

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Tuition Fees

Introduction

Yearly tuition fees refers to the amount of money that a student is charged by a University for one academic year of full-time study. Read our guide article about tuition fees and financial aid options to learn more.


Yearly Tuition Fees Range Matrix

This University of Calicut's Tuition Fees Range Matrix is divided into 2 types of students, local and international students, and 2 degree levels, undergraduate and postgraduate degrees, and aims to help students to have an approximate idea of the yearly tuition range they might expect to pay at University of Calicut.

University of Calicut: Tuition Fees Range Matrix

Undergraduate Postgraduate
Local
students
1,000-2,499 US$
(910-2,280 Euro)
1,000-2,499 US$
(910-2,280 Euro)
International
students
1,000-2,499 US$
(910-2,280 Euro)
1,000-2,499 US$
(910-2,280 Euro)

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Admissions

Introduction

Applying for admission is the first step towards achieving students' academic and career goals and accessing the many opportunities and resources that a university has to offer. Read our "Introduction to University Admissions" article to learn more.


Admission Information

uniRank publishes below some basic University of Calicut's admission information.

University of Calicut's Gender Admission Policy Gender Admission

This institution admits Men and Women (coed).


University of Calicut's Admission Selection Admission Selection

Has University of Calicut a selective admission policy? Yes, based on entrance examinations and students' past academic records and grades.


Acceptance Rate Admission Rate

University of Calicut's acceptance rate range is not reported.


University of Calicut's International Students Admission International Students Admission

International students are welcome to apply for admission at this institution.


University of Calicut's Admission Office Admission Office






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Size and Profile

Introduction

University size and profile can be important factors to consider when choosing a university. Here are some potential reasons why University size and profile can affect students when choosing a university.


Size and Profile

uniRank publishes below some major size and profile indicators for University of Calicut.

University of Calicut's Total Student Enrollment Student Enrollment

Not reported


University of Calicut's Total Faculty/Academic staff Academic Staff

This institution has a range of 1,000-1,499 academic employees (Faculty).


University of Calicut's Control Type Control Type

University of Calicut is a public higher education institution.


University of Calicut's Entity Type Entity Type

University of Calicut is a non-profit higher education institution.


University of Calicut's Campus Setting Campus Setting

This institution's main campus is located in a Rural setting.


University of Calicut's Academic Calendar Academic Calendar

This institution adopts a Continuous type of academic calendar.


Religious Affiliation

University of Calicut does not have any religious affiliation.


Facilities and Services

Introduction

What are the most common University facilities and services? Read our two guide articles about University Facilities and University Services to learn more.


University Facilities

uniRank provides below an overview of University of Calicut's main facilities:


University of Calicut's Library University Library

This institution has a physical Library. Visit University of Calicut's Library


University of Calicut's Housing University Housing

This institution provides housing services such as on-campus residences or dormitories.


University of Calicut's Sport Facilities/Activities Sport Facilities/Activities

This institution features sporting facilities and organizes sports activities for its students.



University Services

uniRank provides below an overview of University of Calicut's main services:


University of Calicut's Financial Aid Financial Aid

Not reported

University of Calicut's Study Abroad Study Abroad

Not reported

University of Calicut's Distance Learning Distance Learning

This institution provides a distance learning mode for certain programs or courses.


University of Calicut's Academic Counseling Academic Counseling

Not reported

University of Calicut's Career Services Career Services

Not reported


Recognition and Accreditation

Introduction

There are different types of legal recognition and quality assessment of higher education institutions around the world, depending on the country and its legal and higher education system... read our article about university accreditation and recognition to learn more.


University of Calicut's Recognition or Accreditation Institutional Recognition or Accreditation

University of Calicut is legally recognized and/or institutionally accredited by: University Grants Commission of India

Year of first Recognition or Accreditation

1968


Specialized or Programmatic Accreditations

uniRank publishes the following list of the most important University of Calicut's programmatic accreditations; feel free to submit any relevant missing specialized accreditations.

  • National Assessment and Accreditation Council (NAAC)
  • National Council of Teacher Education (NCTE)
  • Bar Council of India (BCI)
  • Council of Architecture (COA)


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Memberships and Affiliations

Introduction

University memberships and affiliations to external organizations can be important for several reasons... read our article about university affiliations and memberships to learn more.


Affiliations and Memberships

uniRank publishes the following list of the most important University of Calicut's affiliations and memberships; feel free to submit any relevant missing higher education-related organizations this university is affiliated with.

  • Association of Commonwealth Universities (ACU)
  • Association of Indian Universities (AIU)
  • Medical Council of India (MCI)
  • Distance Education Bureau (DEB)

Academic Structure

Introduction

Academic divisions can provide valuable insights into the range of fields of study and disciplines a University focuses on and the institution's level of specialization. Comprehensive or Generalist Universities typically offer a wide range of academic programs and have many academic divisions and subdivisions across different disciplines, while Specialized Universities tend to focus on a narrower range of programs within a specific field or industry and have fewer academic divisions and a simplified organizational structure. Read our guide article "Understanding Academic Divisions in Universities - Colleges, Faculties, Schools" to learn more about academic divisions and typical university organizational structures.


Academic Structure

uniRank shows a structural diagram of the first-level academic divisions of the University of Calicut 's organizational structure; feel free to submit any relevant missing division.


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Social Media

Introduction

Social media can be a powerful tool for Universities to communicate with current students, alumni, faculty, staff and the wider community. But how can social media be important for prospective students? Read our article about the importance of Social Media for universities and prospective students to learn more.


Social Media

uniRank publishes brief reviews, rankings and metrics of some University of Calicut's social media channels as a starting point for comparison and an additional selection tool for potential applicants.


Facebook Facebook

University of Calicut's Facebook page University of Calicut's official Facebook page

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Instagram Instagram

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LinkedIn LinkedIn

University of Calicut's main LinkedIn profile

TikTok TikTok

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Free Online Courses

Open Education Global Open Education Global

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