AFFILIATIONThe College is affiliated to the Mahatma Gandhi University
The Mahatma Gandhi University with B+ accreditation of National Assessment and Accreditation Council, was established on 2nd October 1983, as the fifth University in the southernmost State of Kerala, India. The University has a sprawling main Campus in Athirampuzha, a hamlet 13 Kms. off Kottayam town. Apart from this, the University has 8 Satellite Campuses. The University enrolls 1,50,000 students on an average every year to its 250 Courses in graduate, post graduate and M.Phil/Ph.D. programmes through 21 University Departments, 26 Engineering Colleges, 1 Law College, 4 Medical Colleges, 21 Nursing Colleges, 8 Nursing Institutes under School of Medical Education, 3 Centres of School of Technology & Applied Sciences, 5 Pharmacy Colleges, 7 Dental Colleges, 3 Ayurveda Colleges, 2 Homoeo Colleges, 1 Music and Fine Arts College, 128 affiliated Arts and Science Colleges, 43 Education Training Colleges, and 12 University Colleges of Teacher Education. Mahatma Gandhi University has made its presence outside its territorial jurisdiction through the 75 off campus centres 63 centres within Kerala, 4 outside Kerala and 8 abroad.
The Mahatma Gandhi University boldly took a lead to initiate the Self-financing Stream in the University system in 1993, the University has now 25 Self Financing Institutions under its orbit, offering Engineering, Applied Sciences, Nursing and Paramedical Courses. As per the directives of the UGC, the University has introduced Choice Based Credit Semester System and Grading in its UG programmes during the avademic year 2009-10.Mahatma Gandhi University has 10 Inter disciplinary Schools of teaching and research and 11 Schools of higher learning in Applied Science and Professional Studies, with academic autonomy. The courses in the Departments are conducted in the credit and semester system. The Schools have tied-up with UGC, FIST, DRS, DST, ISRO, COSIST, CSIR, DAAD, STEC, ICMR, BARC, MOEF, ICCSR, ICHR and IED and taken up more than 70 Research Projects. The online theses of MGU have turned out to be one of the top visited web resources. At present, Mahatma Gandhi University offers research facilities and guidance in over 40 disciplines through its own Departments as well as 202 approved research Centers.
The University has a web-enabled Central Library and 21 Departmental Libraries, 4 Study Centers. Besides the Main Enquiry, PRO and RTI sections in the University campus, 7 Regional Information Centers shoulder the responsibility to reach the academia, student community and the general public.