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Kerala State Centre for Assistive Technologies

Kerala State Centre For Assistive Technologies is an organization under Kerala State Council for Science Technology and Environment [KSCSTE] The vision and mission of the centre is to create a barrier free environment with a spirit to provide access to all. The activities of the centre should be according to the guidelines of the United Nation’s Convention of Rights of Persons With disability (UNCRPD) and Persons with Disabilities (Equal Opportunities, Protection of Rights and Full Participation) Act, 1995.

Dates to Remember

World Sight Day : October 9
Braille Day : January 4
White Cane Day : October 15
World Disabled Day : December 3

Milestones of Assistive Technology

First Braille typewriter invented in the year- 18 Jul 1892,by Frank M. Hall.
Individually hand-made brailler machines were built at the Perkins School for the Blind.

Latest Updates

Kerala State Centre for Assistive Technology (KSCAT)- admission to the Career Centric Computer Training (CCCT) program for 2016-17 from visually challenged students

The CCCT course admission is on 06/06/2016.
The subjects included in this course : Computers, Employability, Mobility, Life Skills and English.
The course will be for 1 year.

Recruitment of Trainer II @ KSCAT, Farook College – Apply on or before :20-10-2016
Applications are invited from eligible candidates for the position of Trainer II at Kerala State Centre for Assistive Technologies (KSCAT), Farook College.

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  • 29th Kerala Science Congress will be organized by KSCSTE jointly with KFRI, during 28-30 January 2017 at Mar Thoma College ,Thiruvalla,Pathanamthitta. The Special theme chosen for the 29th Kerala Science Congress is "Genomics in Health and Disease".

    29th Kerala Science Congress


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