Placement Cell

kerala university

The University has a vibrant Placement Cell which helps the students and Research scholars to find suitable placements in Research Institutions, Academic Institutions, Industry and other organizations.

Aims and Objectives

The main aims and objectives of the placement cell are:

  • To create awareness among students and researchers on the employment opportunities in the Government, Public and Private sectors.
  • To equip the students for various types of jobs
  • To organize orientation programmes on opportunities in specific fields of employment
  • To act as a link between employers and employment seekers
  • To provide necessary facilities for organizations to conduct Campus Recruitments for our bright pool of students.
  • To bring leading organizations/companies engaged in Research and Development activities to provide employment for M.Phil. and Doctoral degree holders.
  • To use the database of students and researchers effectively for providing guidance for employment.
  • To coordinate the placement activities of various teaching departments
  • To provide training to faculty in the Departments for placement activities
  • To collect data on placements in various departments as and when the University is in need.

Programmes Conducted

The topics of some of the Orientation/Awareness programmes conducted by the Placement Cell include:

  1. Planning for a Teaching Career.
  2. Preparations for NET
  3. Civil Services Examinations
  4. Indian Forest Services Examination
  5. English: Let’s Face It
  6. Officer Level Openings in Indian Defence Services
  7. Career Guidance on Higher Studies
  8. Placement Generation and Training.
  9. Preparation of CV
  10. Preparation for Facing Interviews
  11. How to prepare for Bank examinations
  12. Career Opportunities in Biosciences
  13. Job Opportunities in Tourism Sector


Following are some of the Companies/ Organizations, which have conducted Campus Recruitment / taken the help of the University Placement Cell in their recruitment:

  1. Metrohm India Ltd. Chennai
  2. Mathrubhumi Daily, Kozhikode
  3. Bridgei2i, Bengaluru
  4. Zoondia, Technopark, Trivandrum
  5. Alamy Images India Pvt. Ltd., Technopark, Trivandrum
  6. Infosys Ltd.
  7. SunTec, Technopark, Trivandrum
  8. Polus Software Pvt. Ltd., Technopark, Trivandrum
  9. Ruby Software, Technopark, Trivandrum
  10. Tata Elxsi, Technopark, Trivandrum