Admission 2015


List of Selected Candidates

K.R.Narayanan National Institute of Visual Science & Arts is an innovative venture in professional film / audio-visual training and a research centre of international standards established by the Government of Kerala at Thekkumthala in Kottayam District of Kerala.

The Institute announces admissions to its academic programmes – 2015. Applications are invited for admission to the Three Year Full-Time Diploma Programmes in:

1. Script Writing and Direction
2. Editing
3. Cinematography
4. Audiography
5. Animation and Visual Effects
6. Acting

The total number of seats will be 60 (10 each for all the six programmes).

Eligibility for Admission
The candidates should have passed the Plus Two course (Higher Secondary) or equivalent. Those who have appeared for the final examination of the Plus Two course and awaiting results can also apply subject to production of the certificate or mark sheet of the qualifying examination at the time of admission. The upper age limit is 40 years as on 1st June, 2015.

Selection of Candidates
The eligible candidates have to undergo a two stage screening-a preliminary Entrance Examination conducted at all India level followed by an Orientation Programme and Interview for the shortlisted candidates.

The entrance examination Centres will be at Thiruvananthapuram, Kochi, Kozhikode, Chennai, Mumbai, Bangalore, Kolkata and New Delhi.

Date of entrance examination
The entrance examinations will be conducted at the selected venues on 24th May, 2015.

Application Fee
The application fee for candidates belonging to „General‟(All other than SC/ST) categories is Rs.1500/-and to those belonging to SC/ST categories is Rs. 750/-.

The application fee shall be remitted through a Demand Draft drawn from a Nationalized bank favouring “K.R.Narayanan National Institute of Visual Science and Arts” payable at Thiruvananthapuram.

Application form and Prospectus
The prospectus and application form are published in the website of the Institute ( ). The application form can be downloaded from the website and the duly filled in application form along with the prescribed application fee through a Demand Draft drawn in favour of K.R.Narayanan National Institute of Visual Science and Arts from any of the Nationalised banks payable at Thiruvananthapuram shall reach the undersigned on or before 27th April 2015 for ensuring one‟s candidature.

The last date for its receipt of application will be 27th April, 2015.

How to apply
The candidates may apply through the prescribed application form downloaded from the website of the Institute ( For more details, refer the prospectus-2015 published in the website of the Institute.

Address for communication:

K.R.Narayanan National Institute of Visual Science and Arts
Thekkumthala, Kanjiramattom P.O. Kottayam, Kerala – 686 585

For More details contact: 0471 2430068, 0481-2706100, 2706112, 2706113, 2706123

List of Selected Candidates

Results of Entrance Examination

Last date of receipt of application extended up to 8th May 2015

Notification for Admission

Prospectus – 2015

Application form for admission to the 3 year Diploma Programme

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