Vimala college is a roman catholic college located in Thrissur city of Kerala state, India for women. The college was established in 1967, bifurcated from St. Mary’s College and affiliated to the University of Calicut. The college is accredited by NAAC and approved by UGC. Vimala college offers 18 UG and 13 PG programmes along with other certificate and short-term courses and is a Centre for Research in English, Physics, Commerce, Social work, and Economics. Admissions in the college are merit-based for most of the courses.

Vimala College Thrissur Highlights

Established | Type 1967 | Private Autonomous
Approval by UGC
Recognition NAAC
Affiliation University of Calicut
Course Level UG, PG, and Ph.D.
Mode of Education Fulltime
Application Mode Online and Offline
Admission Criteria Merit-based and Entrance-based
Gender intake Women only
Campus size 26 acres
Official website http://vimalacollege.edu.in

Vimala College Thrissur Courses

Various streamed courses offered by Vimala College Thrissur are tabulated in the following table: 

Course Specialisation Eligibility
BA (Bachelor of Arts) Economics, Sociology, English Language & Literature, Malayalam Lit, and Functional English. Passed class 12th from a recognized institute.
B.Sc. (Bachelor of Science) Mathematics, Statistics, Physics, Chemistry, Botany, Zoology, Family and Community Science, Computer Science, and Textile, and Fashion Technology. Passed class 12th from a recognized institute.
B.Com. (Bachelor of Commerce) Finance. Passed class 12th from a recognized institute.
MA (Master of Arts) English, Economics, Malayalam, and Sociology. Holding allied UG degree and for MA in English and Malayalam, the candidate should have graduated in BA or BSc.
MSc (Master of Science) Physics, Nutrition and Dietetics, Home Science, Chemistry, Zoology, Botany, and Mathematics. Allied UG degree from a recognized institute.
MSW (Master of Social Work) - Holding allied UG degree with at least 50% from a recognized institute. 
Ph.D. English, Commerce, Physics, Social Work, Economics, and Malayalam. PG degree in the relevant discipline with a minimum aggregate of 50%.

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Vimala College Thrissur Admission

Vimala college offers admission in UG, PG, Integrated, and Ph.D. programmes in the field of Arts, Science, Paramedical, Commerce and Banking, Management, IT, Performing Arts, Pharmacy, Design, Hotel Management, Media & Mass Communication and Vocational. Admission to all courses except MSW and Ph.D. courses takes place on merit basis and for MSW and Ph.D., the admission is held based on the results of entrance/ interview/ Group Discussion. 

The admission process is available both in online and offline modes. 

Application Process

  • Candidates can fill the online application form at http://vimalacollege.edu.in or alternatively they can get the application form directly from the institution. 
  • They should key in all the persona and education details. 
  • Online application should be submitted online and offline application with required documents could be submitted after remitting the application fees in online or offline mode as convenient. 
  • Based on the form data filled, merit list will be prepared based on scores in entrance or qualifying exams.
  • If needed, the interview should be cleared by the candidate to get admitted. 

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Vimala College Thrissur Placement

The college has an active placement cell which helps students in developing and enhancing their skills and knowledge for a better career. The top recruiters of the placement records are: Infosys, GOAN Institute, Cognizant Technical Solutions, and KPMG, etc. 

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Vimala College Thrissur Facilities

Few of the facilities that are available in the institution are: 

  • Sports space- The college has sports facilities and infrastructure like Sports Hostel, International Aquatics Complex, 200-meter Track, Indoor Stadium, Basket Ball Court, Volley Ball court, Badminton court, Kabaddi court, Table Tennis Board and has active sports teams like Athletics, Hand Ball, Judo, Weight Lifting, Swimming, Soft Ball, Tennis and more.
  • Hostel- The institution houses a spacious hostel facility that can accommodate around 320 students. 
  • Library- Vimala College Library serve the needs of all the students belonging to the varied courses. 

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Vimala College Thrissur FAQs

Ques. Which college is a competitor of Vimala College Thrissur?

Ans. St Teresa's College, Kerala is the competitor of the institution.

Ques. Any notable alumni of Vimala College Thrissur?

Ans. The notable alumni of the institution excelling in life are: 
  • Gayatri Asokan (Playback singer)
  • Anju Bobby George (National Athlete)
  • Priya Prakash Varrier (Actress)
  • Oviya (Actress)

Ques. What is the approximate fees at Vimala College Thrissur?

Ans. The fees charged is about INR 25,000/- per semester.

Ques. What ranking does Vimala College Thrissur hold?

Ans. The Ministry of Human Resource Development, Government of India awarded the College with 52nd and 77th positions in the National Intuition Ranking Framework (NIRF) in the years 2017 and 2018 respectively.

Ques. How many research centres are there at Vimala College Thrissur?

Ans. There are totally 5 research centres at the institution.