University Institute of Technology

History


     In the year 1995, the University Institute of Technology (UIT) was established with four regional centres at Thiruvananthapuram, Neyyattinkara, Adoor and Alappuzha by offering under graduate courses in Computer Science, Electronics and Business Administration. Subsequently more regional centres were started and more undergraduate and post graduate courses were added. At present, there are 14 regional centres offering five undergraduate courses and two post graduate courses under UIT set up.

Mission and Objective


     University of Kerala has set up an Institute of Technology with regional centres at Adoor, Alappuzha, Neyyattinkara, Thiruvananthapuram, Kollam, Pathanapuram, Pirappancode, Yeroor, Kottarakkara, Thenmala, Sasthamcotta, Karuvatta, Mukhathala and Mannar to train students for employment in R & D institutions, industry, and business organisations and for self-employment. With this aim, the University has started B. Sc. (Computer Science), B. Sc. (Electronics), Bachelor of Computer Applications (B.C.A.), Bachelor of Business Administration (B.B.A.) courses which are designed as three (3) year, six (6) semester single main bachelor degree courses and B. Com. (Commerce with Computer Applications) which is designed as a three (3) year, six (6) semester three main bachelor degree course. Each semester shall consist of 16 to 20 working weeks covering not less than 90 working days. From the academic year 2010-2011 onwards, the UITs offer Career-related First Degree Programmes under Choice Based Credit and Semester System (CBCS System) in B.Sc (Computer Science), B.Sc (Electronics), BCA, BBA and B.Com (Commerce with Computer Application)

     The University Institute of Technology at its selected regional centres offer M.Sc (Computer Science) and M.Com (Finance) courses which are designed as two (2) year four (4) semester postgraduate courses under Semester System.


Hon. Director:
Dr. A. Gopikuttan
UIT (HQ), University of Kerala
Senate House Campus
Thiruvananthapuram-695034
(0471) 2300086, 0471-2368163, Mob 9446428163
Email : agopikuttan@yahoo.co.in

Succession list of Directors
Dr. G Aruldas (Founder Director) (1995 - 1999)
Dr. C. Ganesh (1999 - 2007)
Dr. A Supriya (2007 - 2012)
Dr. A Gopikuttan (2012 -    )