• Establishment Year

    New

    1983

    age > 30 years

  • university type

    Public
  • university NAAC grade

    B

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One of the great colleges in Kerala

By Amal Panackakuzhiyil (Class of 2019) , 2 months, 2 weeks ago
For : Marian College Kuttikkanam
User Rating
4/5

One of the peaceful colleges in Kerala with quality education and neatly maintained campus. The college located in the heart of the hill station, provides a good experience for those who wish in excel read more

Excellent college and good facilities

By Jason Bournes (Class of 2017) , 2 months, 2 weeks ago
For : Marian College Kuttikkanam
User Rating
4/5

Good college. All kinds of facilities, friendly atmosphere and good weather. Our great campus is in the middle of tea estates. Super ambiance for students. Good academic results and good staffs. Our c read more

About the college in few words

By Nevin George Vettikkalayil (Class of 2019) , 2 months, 2 weeks ago
For : Marian College Kuttikkanam
User Rating
4/5

Marian college is a great college in terms of the infrastructure. The cleanliness, aesthetic and scenic beauty will win you win over. The college has world-class infrastructure in terms of classes, li read more

The college with difference and excellence

By Simi Maria Xavier (Class of 2019) , 2 months, 2 weeks ago
For : Marian College Kuttikkanam
User Rating
5/5

One of the peaceful colleges in Kerala with quality education and neatly maintained campus. Good teachers, well maintained faculty, well stocked library and management. The college located in the hear read more

Good college with all kinds of facilities

By Jasir TP (Class of 2019) , 2 months, 2 weeks ago
For : Marian College Kuttikkanam
User Rating
5/5

I surely recommend this college. We can develop our skill through this college. All kinds of facilities are available in hostel. We enjoy hostel life. We can learn things in a good atmosphere. It is a read more

More about Mahatma Gandhi University, Kottayam



 

Established in the year 1983, this University is one of the 4 affiliating Universities in Kerala. It is set over 100 acres in the Priyadarshini Hills Campus at Athirampuzha, 13 km. off of Kottayam. This University also has 10 satellite campuses and all of the University’s teaching programmes are conducted under the Credit and Semester System (CSS) which is known for its innovative curricula and a learner-oriented approach. There are constant developments being made in different programmes and the practice of interactive student-teacher interactions during the lectures ensures that there is a more democratic and an engaging environment for students to study in. Not only that, some of the faculty and research scholars have gained widespread recognition for their research publications. Some have even gained international recognition.


The University Library is one of the big assets that this University has. It was established in the year 1989. It provides a learning environment which includes individual work spaces, rooms for group study and teaching, audio - visual access and online information retrieval system. The Library has access to more than 7500 e-journals and databases including SciFinder Scholar and Web of Science. The Library also has access to major online databases, such as EBSCO, ProQuest Dissertations and Theses, Oxford Scholarship Online, IEEE, all Society Periodicals Package etc. With the launching of the Mahatma Gandhi University Online Theses Digital Library, it has become the first Indian University to adopt Open Access of its doctoral research theses to the academics worldwide through www.mgutheses.in The University Library has a collection of 57,350 books, 2,500 e-books, 2,050 theses and 7,500 bound volumes of journals. In addition to this, the library subscribes 253 current Indian (169) and Foreign (84) journals, 4 Online Databases and 4 Online Journal Archives.

To promote the artistic, literary, cultural, athletic and the differently-abled students, a large number of scholarships have been introduced - ASPIRE, INSPIRE, THANMA and AQUIRE. The University has given the world a number of accomplished alumni. Some of which include Rahul R Nair who was in the team of Prof Andre Geim whose work on Graphene won the Nobel Prize. He is currently in the Royal Society University Research Fellow at University of Manchester, Vinu Vikram -Leader of the Team which generated the Dark Matter Map of the Universe, Naslim Neelamkodan discovered the most Zirconium rich star till date and Harsha S Kumar who discovered a Magnetar and is currently a Post Doctoral Fellow at University of Manitoba, Canada.

The University has had close collaboration for academic, research and extension programmes with a number of institutions like ISRO, UGC, DIT, DST, BARC, Nano Mission, etc. Not only that, the University is also in active collaboration with reputed international institutions like the Marx Planck Institute of Technology (Germany), Brown University (U.S.A.), University of Nantes (France), California Institute of Technology (U.S.A.), etc.

Available College Facilities

Mahatma Gandhi University provides its students with a lot of facilities for ease of learning. It has been ensured that students are able to get a more comprehensive knowledge of the course that the students are in. The University library is one of the most important assets of the University since it helps the students to have a more detailed knowledge about their field of study. The university classrooms have been provided so that the students are given a conducive learning environment. Computer labs, Science labs etc have been provided  for a better practical knowledge. 

Classroom

Mahatma Gandhi University has provided its students with classrooms for ease of learning and to provide a better learning environment by trying to minimise external disturbances. 

Facilities available in Classroom

  • Wi-Fi
  • AC
  • Projector
  • Audio-Visual Teaching Aids
Library

The University Library is one of the big assets that this University has. It was established in the year 1989 and it provides a learning environment which includes individual work spaces, rooms for group study and teaching, audio - visual access and online information retrieval system. The University Library has a collection of 57,350 books, 2,500 e-books, 2,050 theses and 7,500 bound volumes of journals. In addition to this, the library subscribes 253 current Indian (169) and Foreign (84) journals, 4 Online Databases and 4 Online Journal Archives. Mahatma Gandhi University was one of the first fifty Universities to come under the UGC-Infonet Programme. Through UGC-Infonet E-journals Consortium, the Library has access to more than 7500 e-journals and databases including SciFinder Scholar and Web of Science. The Library also has access to major online databases, such as EBSCO, ProQuest Dissertations and Theses, Oxford Scholarship Online, IEEE All Society Periodicals Package etc. The Library has access to more than 7500 e-journals and databases including SciFinder Scholar and Web of Science. It also has access to major online databases, such as EBSCO, ProQuest Dissertations and Theses, Oxford Scholarship Online, IEEE, all Society Periodicals Package etc. With the launching of the Mahatma Gandhi University Online Theses Digital Library, it has become the first Indian University to adopt Open Access of its doctoral research theses to the academics worldwide through www.mgutheses.in.

Facilities available in Library

  • Number of books
  • Number of online journals
  • Number of magazine subscriptions
  • Computerized library
  • Book bank facility