Directorate of Technical Education
KERALA (Government of Kerala)


Vision and Mission

Directorate of Technical Education has to maintain and enhance the quality of technical education by laying the policies, establishing and developing Government Institutions, guiding and supervising the aided private institutions, interacting with industry and national level institutions, coordinating with other departments of State Government, Government of India, Statutory Organisations and to contribute to the development of industry, society at large. 


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Title Published Date Hits
Training Calender 2015-16 08-05-2015 53947
Right to Information 21-01-2014 57812
Right To Information Act 2005- Appointment of Information Officer and Appellate Authority 21-01-2014 58535


  • Self Financing Colleges Approval Process

    The approvals for the Engineering Colleges are given by the Government in consultation with the Department. The following Processes are being carried out in the Directorate as part of Approval Process.

    Processing of the applications for starting new Engineering Colleges.

      • Review of the applications for increase in intake in existing Institutions

      • Examining the applications for sanctioning new courses in existing Institutions

      • Review of the application for deletion of courses and change of name and status of the institution

      • Conducting periodic inspections in the institutions as per the direction of the Government

    For more details refer to the enlisted documents.

  • Notifications
Sri Pinarayi Vijayan
Chief Minister

Minister for Higher Education
Smt. Ishita Roy IAS
Principal Secretary
Dr Byjubai T.P
Director (in charge)




Address Hours Of Operation
Padmavilasom Street, FORT P.O Mon  To  Sat  10 AM to  5PM
Thiruvananthapuram Second Saturday Holiday
Kerala India Pin 695023  
Phone No: 0471-2561200.