Department of Kaushal Kendra


DDU Kaushal Kendra, SreeShankaraCollege, Kalady

DDU KAUSHAL KENDRAis an academic innovation in Higher Education, introduced by UGC during 12th plan period.The scheme aims at skill development based higher education as a part of college/university education.

SreeShankaraCollege, Kalady has been granted with DDU Kaushal Kendra- A Centre for Knowledge Acquisition and Up-gradation of Skilled Human Abilities and Livelihood- in 2015-16.The Bachelor of Vocation (B.Voc) degree courses of this centre focus on providing under graduate education with due emphasis on skill training for specific job roles, along with broad based general education.


          The on-going B.Voc. Degree courses are:


Admission Process




Duration and Level of Awards

          The duration of B.Voc. Programmes shall be 6 semesters(3years). The certification levels will lead to Diploma/ Advanced Diploma/ B.Voc. Degree. Students on successful completion of the first two semesters will be awarded Diploma. If first four semesters are completed successfully, he/she will be awarded Advanced Diploma. If all semesters are completed successfully he/she will be awarded B.Voc. Degree.


Faculty Profile

Sl. No. Name Qualification Contact No. Profile
1 Prof. (Dr) K. S. Kumari
M.Sc., Ph.D.
Food Science & Technology
9442580530 View Profile
2 Ms.Rosmin Benny
Faculty(Tourism and Hospitality); MBA Tourism and Travel Management 8086422372 View Profile
3 Mr. Ravisankar S.
Faculty(Broadcasting and Journalism)
BA English with Journalism, Master of Communication and Journalism 8281270290 View Profile
4 Ms. Divya Nair V
Faculty ( Computer Science)
Master of Computer Application;
B.Sc. Computer Science
9447518167 View Profile
5 Jayesh P.
Faculty for Tourism & Hospitality Managementt & Travel Desk Executive
MBA in Tourism, BBA in Business Administration 9544518439 View Profile
6 Geethumol P.G.
Faculty ( Renewable Energy Management)
M.Tech Energy Management 9645452021 View Profile
7 Yathi Ajay A V
Faculty ( Renewable Energy Management)
M.Tech 8075228157 View Profile
8 Saranya P S
Faculty (Broadcasting and Journalism)
M. Phil (Visual Media), Master of Journalism and Mass Communication with Video Production and Broadcasting, BSc. Visual Media 8593800920 View Profile

Programmes Offered

B.Voc. - Renewable Energy Management

Semester 1 - Mr. Sam Jose
SI. No.CourseTeacherTitle
2Complementary Course-TheoryMathematics-I
3Complementary Course-TheoryChemistry-I : Thermodynamics and Electrochemistry
4Complementary Course-TheoryPhysics-I : Units and measurements, circuit theory and electrical fundamentals
5Complementary Course-PracticalGeneral Physics Lab
6Complementary Course-PracticalComputer Application Lab- MATLAB
7Core Course-TheoryRenewable Energy-I : Fundamentals of sustainable energy & development

Semester 2 - Mr. Sam Jose
SI. No.CourseTeacherTitle
2Complementary Course-TheoryMathematics-II
3Complementary Course-TheoryPhysics-II : Basic electronics
4Core Course-TheoryRenewable Energy-II : Physico-chemical processes for water and wastewater treatment
5Core Course-TheoryRenewable Energy-III : Photovoltaic module installation
6Core Course-TheoryHOT
7Core Course-PracticalPractical- Electronics & Photovoltaic module installation

Semester 3 - Mr. Sam Jose
SI. No.CourseTeacherTitle
1Complementary Course-TheoryChemistry-II: Physical Chemistry
2Complementary Course-TheoryPhysics-III : Thermodynamics and Fluid Mechanics
3Core Course-TheoryRenewable Energy-IV : Novel Energy Resources
4Core Course-TheoryRenewable Energy-V : Solar Thermal Technology-I
5Core Course-TheoryRenewable Energy-VI : Wind Energy
6Core Course-PracticalPractical- Thermodynamics & Solar Thermal
7Core Course-PracticalPractical- Fluid dynamics & Wind Energy

Semester 4 - Mr. Sam Jose
SI. No.CourseTeacherTitle
1Core Course-TheoryRenewable Energy-VII : Solar Thermal Technology-II
2Core Course-TheoryMaterial Science
3Core Course-TheoryEnvironmental Education
4Core Course-TheoryRenewable Energy-VIII : Solar Photovoltaic Energy Conversion-I
5Core Course-TheoryRenewable Energy-IX : Energy Storage Systems
6Core Course-TheoryOJT
7Core Course-PracticalPractical- Solar Photovoltaics & Energy Storage Systems

Semester 5 - Mr. Sam Jose
SI. No.CourseTeacherTitle
1Complementary Course-TheoryPhysics-IV : Laser and Optical Instrumentation
2Core Course-TheoryRenewable Energy-X : Environment, Health and Safety in Industries
3Core Course-TheoryRenewable Energy-XI: Project Management
4Core Course-TheoryRenewable Energy-XII : Energy Conservation Techniques
5Core Course-TheoryRenewable Energy-XIII : Solar Photovoltaic Energy Conversion-II or Solar Thermal Technology-III
6Core Course-PracticalPractical-Advanced Solar Photovoltaic Lab
7Core Course-PracticalPractical-Advanced Solar Thermal Lab-I

Semester 6 - Mr. Sam Jose
SI. No.CourseTeacherTitle
1Complementary Course-TheoryPhysics-V : Spectroscopy and experimental techniques
2Complementary Course-TheoryPhysics-VI : Power Electronics
3Core Course-TheoryRenewable Energy-XIV : Fuel cell systems and hydrogen
4Core Course-TheoryRenewable Energy-XV : Energy Management and Auditing
5Core Course-PracticalPractical-Advanced Solar Thermal Lab-II
6Core Course-PracticalPractical-Experimental Techniques & Power electronics
7ProjectFinal Project Report and Viva

B.Voc. - Broadcasting and Journalism

Semester 1 - Mr. Ravisankar S.
SI. No.CourseTeacherTitle
1Common-EnglishCommunication Skill in English
2Complementary Course-TheoryEffective Communication
3Complementary Course-TheoryCommunication & Media
4Core Course-TheoryHistory of Media
5Core Course-TheoryIntroduction to computer practical
6Core Course-TheoryFundamentals of Journalism
7Core Course-TheoryVisits to Media centers: Case study and report presentation

Semester 2 - Mr. Ravisankar S.
SI. No.CourseTeacherTitle
1Core Course-TheoryCritical thinking, academic writing and presentation
2Core Course-TheoryMedia and Society
3Core Course-TheoryPhotography
4Core Course-TheoryPicture editing
5Core Course-TheoryReporting & editing for print
6Core Course-TheoryPrint media production
7Core Course-TheoryHands-on-training in photography & print media skill

Semester 3 - Mr. Ravisankar S.
SI. No.CourseTeacherTitle
1Core Course-TheoryIntroduction to broad cast media
2Core Course-TheoryMedia ethics and law
3Core Course-TheoryAdvertising
4Core Course-TheoryFundamentals of Audio-video editing
5Core Course-TheoryLighting
6Core Course-TheoryMedia writing, reporting & anchoring skills
7Core Course-TheoryTraining & reporting: a)Media writing & reporting b)Advertisement creation c)Anchoring skills

Semester 4 - Mr. Ravisankar S.
SI. No.CourseTeacherTitle
1Core Course-TheoryAdvanced broadcast media
2Core Course-TheoryMedia ,gender and human rights
3Core Course-TheoryAdvanced writing and reporting for broadcast
4Core Course-TheoryPhoto journalism
5Core Course-TheoryEnvironmental education
6Core Course-TheoryRadio Production
7Core Course-TheoryTraining in Radio Production

Semester 5 - Mr. Ravisankar S.
SI. No.CourseTeacherTitle
1Core Course-TheoryIntroduction to new media
2Core Course-TheoryIndian politics and communication
3Core Course-TheoryFilm appreciation
4Core Course-TheoryCreative writing and translation for media
5Core Course-TheoryTV journalism
6Core Course-TheoryDocumentary production
7Core Course-TheoryTraining in Documentary Production

Semester 6 - Mr. Ravisankar S.
SI. No.CourseTeacherTitle
1Core Course-TheoryCommunication research and methods
2Core Course-TheoryCommunication & disaster management
3Core Course-TheoryMedia industry & management
4Core Course-TheorySports Journalism
5Core Course-TheoryMultimedia production
6Core Course-PracticalOn-Job training in multi media
7ProjectProject & report &viva

B.Voc. - Tourism and Hospitality

Semester 1 - Ms. Aishwarya V.
SI. No.CourseTeacherTitle
1Common-EnglishCommunication Skill in English
2Core Course-TheoryTourism Product
3Core Course-TheoryPrinciples of Management
4Core Course-TheoryPrinciples and Practice of Tourism 1
5Core Course-TheoryTravel Agency and Tour operation Business
6Core Course-TheoryTour guiding and escorting
7Core Course-TheoryDestination visit and Report

Semester 2 - Ms. Aishwarya V.
SI. No.CourseTeacherTitle
1Core Course-TheoryCritical Thinking, Academic Writing and Presentation
2Core Course-TheoryTravel Geography
3Core Course-TheoryCommunication and Personality skill for Tourism
4Core Course-TheoryPrinciples and Practices of Tourism II
5Core Course-TheoryTour Packaging and Itinerary planning
6Core Course-TheoryTourism Transport Operations
7Core Course-TheoryTravel and Tour Internship

Semester 3 - Ms. Aishwarya V.
SI. No.CourseTeacherTitle
1Complementary Course-TheoryForeign Language : French/German
2Core Course-TheoryHuman Resource Management
3Core Course-TheoryTourism Marketing
4Core Course-TheoryEcotourism
5Core Course-TheoryHospitality Management
6Core Course-TheoryFood Production
7Core Course-TheoryFood Production Practical

Semester 4 - Ms. Aishwarya V.
SI. No.CourseTeacherTitle
1Complementary Course-TheoryForeign language : French/German II
2Core Course-TheoryCustomer Relationship Management
3Core Course-TheorySales and Advertising in Tourism
4Core Course-TheoryEvent Management
5Core Course-TheoryFront office Management
6Core Course-TheoryFood Science and Nutrition
7Core Course-TheoryHospitality Internship

Semester 5 - Ms. Aishwarya V.
SI. No.CourseTeacherTitle
1Complementary Course-TheoryEnvironmental Education
2Core Course-TheoryTourism Ethics, Law and Regulations
3Core Course-TheoryEntrepreneurship in Tourism
4Core Course-TheoryAirfares and Ticketing
5Core Course-TheoryTourism Impact Analysis
6Core Course-TheoryHousekeeping Operations
7Core Course-TheoryStudy Tour and Report

Semester 6 - Ms. Aishwarya V.
SI. No.CourseTeacherTitle
1Core Course-TheoryResearch Methodology in Tourism
2Core Course-TheoryManagerial accounts and Finance in Tourism
3Core Course-TheoryTravel Journalism
4Core Course-TheoryE Tourism
5Core Course-TheoryTourism Product Design and Destination Development
6Core Course-TheoryResort Management