Mar Ivanios College was granted autonomous status by the University Grants Commission on June 13, 2014 and the same was conferred by University of Kerala. Based on the National Policy on Education (1986-92), UGC formulates that an autonomous college will have the freedom to:

1. Determine and prescribe its own courses of study and syllabi, and restructure and redesign the courses to suit local needs.

2. Prescribe rules for admission in consonance with the reservation policy of the state government.

3. Evolve methods of assessment of students\\\' performance, the conduct of examinations and notification of results.

4. Use modern tools of educational technology to achieve higher standards and greater creativity; and

5. Promote healthy practices such as community service, extension activities, projects for the benefit of the society at large, neighborhood programmes, etc.

Kerala University Act 1974, amended by the University Laws (Third Amendment) Bill 2014 defines academic autonomy as the privilege of a college or University to conduct academic programmes, develop syllabus for the respective subjects, devise teaching, learning and evaluation methods, conduct examinations leading to the award of a degree, diploma, certificate and such other titles and distinctions by the University and publication of results in accordance with the provisions of this Act and the Statutes, Ordinances, Regulations, bye-laws and the rules made there under.


All students of the college from 2014 admissions are in the autonomous scheme. Examinations will be conducted by the college and marklists forwarded to the University. Degrees will be awarded by the University of Kerala.

The following statutory bodies have been constituted as per UGC guidelines and Kerala University Act 1974 (Third Amendment) in connection with Autonomy:





1. His Beatitude Moran Mor Baselios Cardinal Cleemis (Manager and Chairman)

2. Dr. Georgee K.I.(Principal and Secretary)

3. Dr. Suja Eapen (Teacher Representative)

4. Dr. K. Oommachan (Teacher Representative)

5. Dr. Jijimon K. Thomas (Teacher Representative)

6. Dr. Gurbachan Singh (UGC Nominee)

6. Dr. Fathimathu Zuhara (Kerala State Higher Education Council Nominee)

7. Dr. Mohanachandran Nair (Kerala University Nominee)





The College Council consists of the Principal, Bursar, Heads of all Departments and the following five members elected from among the members of the Teaching Staff
1. Dr. Paul P.I.

2. Dr. I Hubert Joe

3. Dr. Victoria P. K

4. Mr. Sarin Thomas

5. Dr Soniamol Joseph




1. Dr. Georgee K.I. (Principal and Chairman)

2. Prof Dr. Jancy James ( Education)

3. Prof Dr. K.Vikraman Nair ( Law)

4. Dr. Alexander Jacob IPS ( Administration)

5. Dr. Paul Sebastian ( Medicine)

6. Dr. George Varghese ( Research)

6. Mr. E. M. Najeeb (Industry)

7. Ms. Suma P. Oommen (Head, Dept. of Chemistry)

8. Dr. Suja Eapen ( Head, Dept. of Mathematics)

9. Dr. Leenamma Joseph ( Head, Department of Zoology)

10. Dr. Suju Skaria.C ( Head, Department of Botany)

11. Dr. Teena Jude Francis ( Head, Dept of English)

12. Dr. Jolly Jacob (Head, Dept of Malayalam)

13. Dr. N. Vipin Chandran (Head, Dept. of Languages)

14. Dr. Shyla Joseph (Head, Dept. of Physics)

15. Rev. Fr. Shoji Varghese ( Head, Depart. of Tourism)

16. Dr. S. R Sanjeev (Head, Depart. of Journalism)

17. Dr.Thomson Kuruvilla (Head, Depart. of Biotechnology)

18. Dr. Jessy Thomas (Head, Depart. of Economics)

19. Dr. Jiji Kurien ( Head, Depart.of Physical Education)

20. Dr. P. J. Jacob (Teacher Representative)

21. Dr. P. I. Paul (Teacher Representative)

22. Dr. Jijimon K. Thomas (Teacher Representative)

23. Dr. Annie Abraham (Teacher Representative)

24. Dr. K.S. Chandrasekar (University Nominee)

25. Dr. Asha .V (University Nominee)

26. Dr. G. Suresh Singh (University Nominee)

27. Dr. Cherian John (Member Secretary)




1. Dr. Georgee K.I. (Principal and Chairman)

2. Rev. Fr. Joshua Kochuvilayil (Bursar and Governing Council Nominee)

3. Dr. Jijimon K Thomas (Teacher Representative)





1. Dr. James T. Joseph (Controller of Examinations)

2. Dr. T. R. Sivakumar (Deputy Controller of Examinations)