Prof. K. M. Abdul Karim.
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 " Iternal Quality Assurance Cell" is functioning well , with in our Instituition ,fostering Quality Enhancement and for achieving Academic Excellence . During the Current Academic Year( 2021-2022) also,we are planning to conduct many Webinars and Online Programmes[Academic and Co-Academic] ,so as to suit the present pandemic situations ,due to COVID-19 prevailing in Kerala. We are continuing "Online Teaching-Learning' Process , in all the Programmes, from 1st June 2021 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.
Our College is enriched with a strong and full-fledged Career Guidance and Placement Unit (CGPU) with a full time Placement Officer,Mr.Mahendra M.B.A. Regular Placement Oriented Training Programmes are providing to all the streams of students,from the first Semester classes onwards. 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, every year, especially during the last Academic Year [ 2020-21]
We are more conscious in imparting Holistic Educational Excellence to our students, with a strong moral base, and conducting frequent programmes exclusively for uplifting the character and conduct of our students. The College is having 30 Faculty Members, in various Departments, 11 members of Office and Supporting Staff. The tolal strength of students comes to 800 during the Academic Year 2020-21. All the Under Graduate Programs of our College (B.Com ,BBA ,BCA and BA) 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 due 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. The students of our College are encouraged to participate in various University level and College level competitions every year. Our students are also participating in many Inter-Collegiate Competitions,conducting by different Colleges and M.G.University level competitions. We have a "Palliative Care Unit" and a "Red Cross Unit". Our College is an outstanding Institution in * BLOOD DONATION* Our Palliative Care Unit is actively involving in many Societal Extension Acitvities, in and around kuzhivelippady, under Edathala Panchayath' .
Even during the pandemic situations ,last year,we managed to conduct many online Competitions, Webinars, online Worshops, online Debates, online Skill Development programmes , Freshers’Day, online Open House Meetings, online Invocation Ceremony,Independence day Celebration, Online College Union Activities, Online Arts Fest etc. An Inter Departmental Sports Fest was successfully organized, in our College Ground, strictly observing the Covid 19 Protocol. Keralappiravi Celebrations, Christmas-New year Celebrations, Talk on Cyber Crimes, Business Quiz Competition etc were also conducted in online mode
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, 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 have started a number of ADD-ON-PROGRAMMES during the current Academic year [ 2021-2022] ,including the M.G.University level Add-on-Programme ,' MOOC ORGANIC FARMING" for the first year students.
We are giving special attention in developing the Inter-Personal Skills of our students through providing 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.
Iam much thankful for the dedication and commitments of our Management Team, Faculty, Supporting Staff, P.T.A and the disciplined students of our College,for the smooth functioning of the Institution. Our Management is more vigilant in equipping the Institution to attain its Vision and Mission. I hope, the students may make use of all those facilities and opportunities to become more confident, Academically bright and morally strong.
Wishing, a magnificent new Academic Year (2021-2022)
Prof. K. M. Abdul Karim