Thiruvananthapuram: The Kerala State Civil Service Academy will start a Civil Service Prelims-cum-Mains course for college students, and talent development/civil service foundation courses for high school and higher secondary students.
The classes, which will be held online due to the COVID-19 crisis, will start from November 1.
The three-year training for college students will be held at the Academy's sub-centres at Thiruvananthapuram, Kollam, Muvattupuzha, Palakkad, Ponnani, Kozhikode and Kalliasseri. The classes will be held on all Sundays and second Saturdays (except public holidays). The classes will be from 9 am to 4 pm.
The fee for the first year is Rs 13,900, and Rs 17,850 each for the second and third years.
The courses for high school and higher secondary students will be held till February 15 at the Civil Service Academy at Mannanthala Ambedkar Bhavan in Thiruvananthapuram, and at the sub-centres at Kanhangad, Kalliasseri, Kozhikode, Palakkad, Ponnani, Aloor, Muvattupuzha, Chengannur, Konni and Kollam.
The fee for the talent development course for high school students is Rs 3,570. And the fee for the foundation course for higher secondary students is Rs 5,950.
Application forms are available at the websites - www.ccek.org; www.kscsa.org.
Fill in the forms and submit directly at the respective sub-centres by October 31. The fee can be paid online till October 31.
For more details: Thiruvananthapuram - 0471-2313065; 8281098864. The phone numbers at the sub-centres are available on the website, www.kscsa.org.