COLLEGE HISTORY

COLLEGE HISTORY

Jan 1 1968 Application for the Junior College forwarded to the Kerala University.
Rev. Fr. Malachias, CMI appointed as First Manager of the College.
June 1 1968 Rev. Fr. Adoplhus, CMI, is appointed Principal of the St. Aloysius
College, Elthuruth.
June 27 1968 The St. Aloysius College Elthuruth is given provisional affiliation to the
Kerala University.
July 1 1968 Classes begin for the 1 Pre-Degree Course
July 16 1968 V. Rev. Fr. Clemens, provincial lays the foundation stone of the extension
of the College.
Mar. 15 1971 Permanent affiliation accorded to the College by the Calicut University
July 1978 College upgraded with B. A. Economics
Aug. 1979 B.Com is introduced
June 1981 Mr. A. K. Paul (II PDC) gets IIIrd rank in the University (Arts)
Aug. 1982 B. Sc. Maths, is started. Pre Degree gets the IV Group
July 1982 Mr. N. Gopakumar II PDC secures First Rank in the University (Science)
Dec. 1984 M. A. Economics is introduced
June 1985 Girls are also admitted
June 1988 Bro. Varghese V. A. gets IIIrd rank in B. Com.
Feb. 1990 College Drama group sets a new record in the University Arts Festival
by winning the first prizes in Malayalam, English and Hindi drama
March 1992 Inauguration of the Silver Jubilee Celebrations of the College
March 1992 Blessing the College Auditorium by Rt. Rev. Dr. Joseph Kundukulam,
Dec. 1993 Physics B.Sc. introduced
Dec. 1993 Closing function of the Silver Jubilee Celebrations.
Dec. 1994 Decennial of P. G. Department of Economics celebrated
June 1995 M.A. English introduced
June 1996 Fr. Thomas Chakramakkil assumes charge as Principal.
Jan. 1997 College Bus service started at the initiative of the principal, Rev. Fr. Thomas
Chakramakkil, C.M.I., with the monitoring service of Dr. P. R. Varghese
April 1998 Fr. Jose Pellissery assumes charge as Principal 1998 B.Sc. Chemistry with
Pharmaceutical Chemistry as Sub. started.
Dec. 1999 B.Sc Zoology with Clinical Pathology and Laboratory Techniques started
July 2002 The Centre for Continuing Education opened. The centre begins coaching for
B. Sc Computer Science and BCA under distance education programme.
May 2003 Fr. Thomas Chakramakkil assumes charge as Principal
June 2003 Miss Niju V. R. gets III rank in B. Sc. Zoology.
2003-2004 Restructuring of the Office and Principal’s Office; Construction of additional
toilet facilities; Self study report of the college submitted to the NAAC.
2004-2005 College is accredited at the B+ level M. Sc. Zoology course started 2nd floor of
the library Building Completed Fr. C. A. Thomas, Principal is nominated to
Syndicate, University of Calicut.