St Thomas Institute for Science and Technology (STIST), Thiruvananthapuram was established in 2010 by the Mar Thoma Church Educational Society, Trivandrum who is pioneering educators with an excellent track record of more than 50 years.
- Motto of the Institute is “Preparing Future Leaders in the Engineering Profession”
- Vision of the Institute is “To be a leading institution with infrastructure and human resources comparable with the best of its genre in the country”
- Mission of the Institute is “To instill in them a passion for knowledge imbued with idealism and a commitment to use their knowledge and skills for the service of society”
- STIST is approved by All India Council for Technical Education (AICTE) and affiliated to Kerala University
- Institute is about 3 km from the Kerala University Campus, Kariavatom and Technopark at Kazhakuttom
- Institute is also recognized as a Minority Educational Institution by the Government of Kerala and the National Commission for Minority Educational Institution
- Language Lab