Principal's Message

PRINCIPAL'S  MESSAGE

Prof. K. M. Abdul Karim. 

Welcome Colleagues, Parents, Students, Alumni and Other Well Wishers,

                                                               KMEA College of Arts and Science, Kuzhuvelippady, Edathala, is the result of the powerful vision of the KMEA KOCHI, spearheaded by a group of highly committed and dedicated  ManagementTeam.  The core aim of the KMEA is the Educational Advancement of the Weaker and Down trodden Sections of the society.   Our College is a Self Financing Higher Educational institution, affiliated to Mahatma Gandhi University, Kottayam, situated in an idyllic eco-friendly land mass, eight kilometers away from  home town Aluva.    The institution is playing a pivotal role in the Socio-Economic Developments of the rural area,Kuzhivelippady,under Edathala Grama Panchayath,Ernakulam District,Kerala.

                                                                An  "INTERNAL  QUALITY ASSURANCE  CELL"( IQAC ), is functioning in our Instituition ,fostering Quality Enhancement,   in all respects , under the  relevant parameters and aspects.      We have entered in to"Memorandum  Of Undertaking"(MOU) with MES College Marampally,under the  "PARAMARSH"  Scheme,envisaged by  the UGC, there   by creating  a  MENTOR-MENTEE  relationship among  the two Colleges,in the pursuit of Quality Assurance of our Instituition, towards the process of NAAC Accreditation. During the Current Academic Year( 2020-2021),we are  planning to conduct many Webinars and  Online Programmes,so as to suit the present pandemic situation  ,due to COVID-19 .We have started Online Teaching-Learning Process , in all the  Programmes, from 1st June 2020 onwards .     The Online classes are strictly monitored ,by the Academic Monitoring Committee ,   based on weekly  Online time table,  prepared in consultation with all the Departments.

                                                                        KMEA Arts & Science College has got a strong and full-fledged Career Guidance and Placement Unit (CGPU) with a full time Placement Officer,Mr.Ajmal E.B. Regular Placement Oriented Training Programmes are provided to all the streams of students,from the  first Semester onwards, during their studies .     We have a tremendous and appreciable records of placements of students of various categories, absorbing them in many multinational companies and many other  reputed organizations, during the  past Academic Years.

                                                                       We are more conscious in imparting Holistic Educational Excellence to our students, with a strong moral base. The College is having 30 Faculty Members, in various disciplines, 11 members of Office and Supporting Staff.       College enrolls about  300 students every year on an average to its four Under-Graduate Programmes and two Post-Graduate Programmes.     The tolal  strength of  students comes to 800 during the Academic Year 2019-20.   All the Under Graduate Programs of our College  (B.Com ,BBA and BCA,) are following the C.B.C.S. Curriculum mode of External and Internal Evaluation System, as envisaged by the M.G. University Kottayam.   The P.G Programmes  M.Com  (Finance ) and    M.Com  (  Information Technology andManagement  )are following the C.S.S Curriculum mode of External and Internal Evaluation System.  

                                                                      We give  importance for nurturing  the inborn  talents of our students , through providing them, opportunities for  involving   in Extra -Curricular and Co-Curricular  activities ,with in the Instituition.   Fifty students  of our College,  had participated  in  the Mahatma Gandhi University (MGU) Youth Festival titled "Article 14 "organized  by M.G University ,at Al-Azhar College,Thodupuzha on 26th,27th and 28thFeb. 2020 .Our students got 2nd  prize in the "OPPANA COMPETITION",and staged many  out standing performances ,in DuffMuttu,Dance ,Group Song,Solo Song,Mime Mimicry etc.  I take this  opportunity to congratulate the whole Team , who participated in the Kalolsavam,especially the participants of OPPANA.       Our students  also participated in many Inter-Collegiate Competitions,conducted by different Colleges ,under M.G University and won   appreciable prizes ,during the Academic Year 2019-2020.   “Blood Donation Camp” in  the Campus was conducted by our Palliative Care Unit, in consultation  with the”Amritha Institute  of Medical Science and Research Centre,Kochi”on 17-6-2019 .An Anti- DrugCampaign and Oath Taking were  organized ,against drug abuses.,on 26-6-2019.

                                                                                 Smart Room Inauguration ,Anti Ragging Programme,Freshers’Day,Open House Meetings,Invocation  Ceremony,Independence day Celebration,College Union Inauguration,Arts and Sports Fest,  New College Auditorium Inauguration , Departmental Association Inaugurations  ,Keralappiravi Celebration,  Christmas-New year Celebrations,Seminar on Cyber Crimes,Business Quiz Competitions,Inter-Departmental Sports Competitions,Inter-Departmental Food fest, Career Guidance classes etc were  successfully conducted during the Academic Year (2019-2020).  All the Departments  conducted  well disciplined “Study Tour”  for the students ,during the month of Dec 2019.        Our Students visited  “Special school” at Kuzhivelippady on 26-11-2019.

 A   JOB FAIR  was organized on 29-11-2019,successfully.  “TWO DAYS  Marketing Workshop” was conducted by the Department of BCA on  19th and 20th November 2019 .  “EXUBERANT  2020”  (  BBA Association ) was Inaugurated by Dr.Sreejith (CUSAT) on 21-1-2020. A "CORONA  Awareness Programme” was conducted  for  the students  and staff,  in  the Main Auditorium,in association with  the Primary Heath Centre Edathala on  6-2-2020. A "ONE DAY NAAC WORK SHOP” was conducted  on 8/2/2020,exclusively for the staff of the College, under the “PARAMARSH” Scheme ,by MES College Marampally.

Our Pain and  Palliative Care  Unit exhibited best activities,during the Academic Year 2019-20. A  Five  days “ANDROID  Developing Training Work Shop”was organized by the  Department of BCA,in association with "TECH-TRUNK VENTURES  PVT. Ltd,Hydrabad" ,from 23rd to 29th Feb 2020 . Engineering College students    ,  also participated in the Work Shop.       Qualifying Certificates were distributed to the participants, who had successfully  completed  the Work Shop.The College Day and Arts Fest(EMINENCE) were staged,  on 6th and 7th  March 2020 ,in a bifitting manner.  Most  of the College level and University level Examinations could not be conducted in time, in the month of March and April 2020, due to the COVID-19  Pandemic  situations ,prevailing in the State of Kerala.

                                                           We believe in Openness of Mind, Dignity of Conduct and Mutual Respect ,on the back ground of Social, Economical, Cultural, Religious ,Linguistic Diversity and develop a confident understanding of the role of a student, in the Global Society.    According to Nelson Mandela "Education is the most powerful weapon, which you can use to change the world". Education must be the cause and reason for the wholesome positive developments of  students, undergoing any class of education. It is said that unless an educated man is not restraining his wrongful passion, he is like a "Blind Man, holding a Lighted Torch  he guides others, but not himself".

                                                                The Institution offers an Excellent Academic Atmosphere to fulfil the Dreams and Ambitions of students. We enjoy Spacious Playground, Volley Ball Court, Badminton Court, Canteen, and well disciplined separate Hostels for Girls and Boys, WI-Fi- Internet facility,Attendance Automation,Smart Rooms,Centralized Announcement system, Spacious Library with Reading and Reference Section,Well Equipped Computer Lab, Pure Drinking Water facility, College Bus facility, Bituminous roads and all Other Students’ Amenities. The idyllic surroundings, away from the hum and bustle of the city, provide right ambiance to our students, for better Learning and Personality Development. .  We are giving special attention in developing the Inter-Personal Skills of our students through Soft-Skills, Aptitude, Personality, Career and Entrepreneurial Development Programmes.    Let, the Education ,we impart, may lead to the formation and transformation of our students,with ignited minds, for unleashing their power ,for the National Development of our  Country.We enjoy beautiful Physical Infrastructure and Excellent Faculty Members.

                                                                 I    am much thankful to the dedication and commitments of the Management Team, Faculty, Supporting Staff, P.T.A  and the disciplined students of our College, in the smooth functioning of the Institution. Our Management is more vigilant in constantly equipping the Institution to attain its VISION  AND MISSION. I hope that the students may make use of all those facilities and opportunities  to become more Confident, Academically bright and Morally strong.

Wish you all, a magnificent new Academic Year (2020-2021)
with prayers,

Prof. K. M. Abdul Karim

Principal