The Right to Information Act, 2005 was passed by the Parliament of India in 2005. In order to provide the prescribed information as per this Act, the University has designated Senior Officers in the rank of Assistant Registrars as State Public Information Officers, and the Registrar as the 1st Appellate Authority with reference to this Act. 

Address for Communication to the PIO under this Act:

* State Public Information Officer

   Sree Sankaracharya University of Sanskrit,

  Kalady P.O, Ernakulam- 683574

Address for Communication to the 1st Appellate Authority:

* The Registrar/ 1st Appellate Authority

   Sree Sankaracharya University of Sanskrit

   Kalady P.O, Ernakulam- 683574

Public Information Officers under RTI Act 2005

First Appellate Authority


Public Information Officers

Sri.George Thomas, Deputy Registrar, Finance

Sri. C.C. George, Assistant Registrar, Administration

Sri. N.G. Unnikrishnan, Assistant Registrar, Examination

Assistant Public Information Officer

Sr. P.B Sakkir, Assistant Registrar

How to make a request for information under the RTI Act?

The request shall be in writing or through electronic means in English or Malayalam or in the official language of the area in which the application is made.

The full name, address, particulars of information required and other relevant reference, if any, are to be clearly specified in the application.

The application shall be accompanied by the prescribed fee.

Govt. Of Kerala have prescribed the Kerala Right to Information (Regulation of Fee and cost Rules, 2006). The application fee is Rs.10/- which shall be paid in any of the following manners :

Pay in slip at the University Cash counter

The application has to be addressed to the Public Information Officer, University of Sanskrit, Kalady 683574, specifying the particulars of the information sought for by him.


Where the applicant cannot make the request in writing, the State Public Information Officer shall render all reasonable assistance to the person making the request to reduce the oral request into a written request.

Persons below poverty line are not required to remit the application fee. However, they are required to produce BPL certificate from the Block Development Officer for those persons residing in rural areas and, from the Secretary of the Corporation/Municipality of those residing in the Corporation / Municipal area, respectively.

An applicant is not required to give any reason for requesting the information or any other personal details except those that may be necessary for contacting him.