Admission to Coaching Classes (Prelims-cum-Mains 2021-22) for UPSC Civil Services Examination

Kerala State Civil Service Academy (KSCSA) invites applications for the Entrance Test conducted by the Academy for admission to coaching classes for UPSC Civil Services Examination. Civil Service aspirants having the qualification fixed by UPSC for requirement to Indian Civil Services can apply for the Entrance Test.  The integrated coaching classes for Prelims-cum-Mains (PCM) is scheduled to commence at its Main Centre, Thiruvananthapuram, and its SIX major sub-centres at Kollam (TKM Arts & Science College), Muvattupuzha, Palakkad, Kozhikode, Ponnani (ICSR) and Kalliasseri (Kannur Dist)— in June 2021.

On-line applications for the Entrance Test can be submitted through the websites  Applicants have to qualify themselves for admission through Entrance Test, for admission to any batch. The Entrance Test is scheduled to be conducted on 09.05.2021 at the venue as listed below in this notification. (Subject to change based on restrictions imposed by Government from time to time in connection with containment of Covid-19.) Candidates have to choose their batch as detailed below:  Choice of Regular batches among Early Morning/Morning/Afternoon shifts will be allotted based on selection of their optional subject.


Regular Batches Early Morning 7 am to 10 am (Monday to Friday)
Morning 10 am to 1pm (Monday to Friday)
Afternoon 2 pm to 5 pm (Monday to Friday)
Weekend 10 am to 5 pm (Saturday & Sunday)
On-line classes for distance learning

Entrance Test is not applicable for aspirants choosing On-line classes.

Admission Schedule for PCM 2021-2022click


Following the guidelines issued by Government in view of the spike in active COVID-19 cases in the State, the  Entrance Test for admission to PCM 2021-22 batches of Kerala State Civil Service Academy scheduled to held on 9/5/2021 (Sunday) stands postponed
The revised schedule will be notified soon.

സംസ്ഥാനത്തെ കോവിഡ് -19 കേസുകളുടെ വർദ്ധനവ് കണക്കിലെടുത്ത് സർക്കാർ പുറപ്പെടുവിച്ച മാർഗ്ഗനിർദ്ദേശങ്ങൾ പ്രകാരം, കേരള സ്റ്റേറ്റ് സിവിൽ സർവീസ് അക്കാദമിയുടെ പിസിഎം 2021-22 ബാച്ചുകളിലേക്ക് പ്രവേശനത്തിനായി 9/5/2021 ഞായറാഴ്ച്ച നടത്താൻ നിശ്ചയിച്ചിരുന്ന  പ്രവേശന പരീക്ഷ  മാറ്റിവച്ചു. 

പുതുക്കിയ തീയതി ഉടൻ അറിയിക്കുന്നതായിരിക്കും.

Topics covered for the Entrance Test click


Course Fee
Tuition Fee Rs.  40, 000/-
GST (18%) Rs.    7, 200/-
Flood Cess 1% Rs.        400/-
Caution Deposit (Refundable) Rs.    2, 000/-
Total       Rs.  49, 600/-
Fee has to be remitted in full at the time of admission (One-time payment)


10% seats are reserved for students belonging to SC/ST communities for regular batches. Students selected under reservation category should produce original caste certificate at the time of admission. They are not required to remit the tuition fee and GST.

100 students who are economically weak are eligible for fee reimbursement.  The students selected under this category should produce their income certificate from the Village Officer concerned, at the time of admission. Students of ICSR, Ponnani, who are entitled to benefit under Minority and SC/ ST community and students of all the other centres who are entitled to benefit under the SC/ST reservation status, do not come under this privilege.

Note on admission at Institute of Career Studies and Research (ICSR), Ponnani50% of the seats at ICSR are reserved for students from minority community and 10% seats for SC/ST community.  The students selected under the reservation category are not required to remit the tuition fee and GST.  Separate hostel facility is available for boys and girls at ICSR.


ON-LINE Batches

  • Entrance Test is not applicable for aspirants choosing on-line classes. But they also shall register their candidature using the link below.
  • Timing of the on-line batch will be 7 am to 10 am (Monday to Friday).  Contact Sessions will be provided to these students at selected centres.
  • Reservation norms, fee exemption/reimbursement will not be applicable to the students opting on-line batches.


Please ensure your eligibility as per the eligibility conditions prescribed by UPSC for appearing for the Civil Services Examination. (The candidate must hold a degree of any of the approved Universities)


clickInstructions for registration and remittance of fee for PCM 2021-22

Candidate Registering for the First Time may Register using the Link Below




In view of the spike in active COVID-19 cases in the State, the entrance test will be conducted on-line.  Details will be notified soon.   


Registered Candidates may use the following link for updating the payment details



Fee Payment On-lineclick


Contact details:

Thiruvananthapuram – 0471-2313065, 2311654, 8281098863, 8281098864, 8281098867
Kollam – 9446772334
Muvattupuzha – 8281098873
Palakkad – 0491-2576100, 8281098869
Ponnani– 0494-2665489,  9287555500
Kozhikode – 0495-2386400, 8281098870
Kalliassery – 8281098875

Technical Support for any issues regarding on-line registration or payment : mail to OR WhatsApp to 8281098862