Central University of Kerala

Central University of Kerala Facilities IT Wing

The IT Wing of the University monitoring maintains and secure the Information Technology infrastructure of the University, Besides these the IT Wings maintains and updates the official Website of the University and provides all the IT related data supports to ensure solving problems. Also it provides complete web service support for the online activities. It makes smooth coordination with different section and departments and giving responsible relation        between central authorities as a feed backupand ensures better relationship with general public by way of different notification and  news from the University Website. IT Wings provides various services to pertained Faculty members, staffs, students of  the University ,Moreover it develop configure and implement necessary s/w for different offices, sections and examination activities with a view to improve productivity, reduce expenses with optimum result. To provide support for Open Source technologies and implementations and to encourage their use in the University activities. IT Wings provides the requisite central facility for the growth and development of Teaching, Research and all other section of the University. 


 For improving the access, equity and quality of higher education through the use of NKN-NMEICT and to provide technical support for the research and academic requirements of the University.

Facilities obtained from NKN-NMEICT

The following are the facilities obtained under the schemes of National Mission for Education through ICT (NMEICT)/NKN(National Knowledge Network) from National Knowledge Commission, MHRD:

• 1Gbps high speed internet dedicated line – Permanent Campus at Periye.

• 10 Mbps Additional NMEICT Connectivity – Padannakad Campus

• 10 Mbps Additional NMEICT Connectivity – Vidyanagar Campus

• LAN Connectivity – 500 Nodes (Three locations)

Campus Network

Following is the status of Network in university campus:

• Presently 500 Approx. LAN points available in the campus.

• Wireless Network – 40 Access Points

• Major portion of the campus is Wi-Fi connected.

• Backup Internet Connectivity – RAILWIRE Broadband

• Closed User Group BSNL Connectivity – Offered to Employees of the University


University website is the in-house product. Following jobs are being performed by the Web Administrator. The website has been developed based using Joomla Open Source

• Updation in Website.

• Website Maintenance

• Creation/Maintenance of official Email Ids – Google Apps Server

System Automation

Following softwares have been developed in-house and running


1. File Tracking System

2. CU Kerala Intranet

3. Spiceworks HelpDesk System

4. Google Apps Based Mail Service of Employees

5. Open Source Office Solution – Libre Office


Following servers are available with supporting items:

HP Proliant ML350 – 2 Nos

• Dell Precision T7500 – 3 Nos

• Apple Mac Server – 2 Nos

• RADIUS Authentication Server

• File Sharing Server

• CMIE-Prowess Server

Security Devices

• E-Scan Antivirus server

• Fortigate Firewall 600C

• Fortigate Analyzer 200D

• Juniper Mi10 Router

 Other Services

• Maintenance of Computer Hardware and Pheripherals

• Maintenence of Computer Networking

• RADIUS Authentication Username Password for Students and Faculty

• Central Procurment Portal Updation

• Central University Portal Updation

• Video Conferencing Room

 Staff Strength

System Analyst(Permanent) – 1 Nos

Technical Assistant (Contract) – 1 Nos

Technical Assistant(Outsourced) – 2 Nos

Office Assistant(Outsourced) – 1 Nos.

 Other Details: Details.pdf


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Contact Details

  • Phone: 04672309495
Central University of Kerala Facilities IT Wing