Admission Notification


Scope: The Integrated MSc-PhD programme in Mathematics* at Kerala School of Mathematics(KSoM) is an advanced course at the postgraduate level leading to doctoral studies. The coursework is very flexible with a focus on grooming students for a research career in Mathematics. Depending on the choice of the electives, a student has the option to choose a research career in Physics or Theoretical Computer Science as well.


Eligibility: The minimum qualification required for joining the programme is B.Sc., B.Math., B.Stat. or equivalent degree with Mathematics as one of the subjects or BE/B.Tech. or equivalent degree. A maximum of 12 students shall be selected every year.


Selection: Students shall be admitted to the programme through a two-tier process involving an initial screening from a national level examination conducted by CMI for their MSc program in Mathematics and a selection thereafter based on a test and/or interview at KSoM. Due to the current lockdown situation, the online application for the examination by CMI has been re-opened from May 11, 2020 to May 20, 2020. Please complete this application process by visiting

Candidates intending to apply for the Integrated MSc-PhD programme in Mathematics at KSoM should complete the online application for the CMI examination. In the online application for the CMI examination, please select "MSc/PhD Mathematics" under 'Select entrance examination' and "MSc Mathematics" under 'Select Programme'After completing the application process for the CMI examination, candidates should register in the admission portal of KSoM quoting the CMI PG application id.

Please click here to access the admission portal of KSoM. This portal will close on May 31, 2020.


*The Integrated MSc-PhD programme in Mathematics at KSoM will begin in the next academic session subject to the final approval from the University of Calicut.