Research & Development Cell


The college aims at achieving excellence in teaching as well as research. Various research programmes are undertaken with the support of various agencies by the faculty of the college. The members of the council include

  • Prof. Dr. Jijimon K. Thomas (The Principal – Chairman of the council).
  • Rev. Fr. Joshua Kochuvilayil (The Bursar – Ex-officio member and representative of the management).
  • Rev. Dr. Gigi Thomas (Dean of Studies).
  • Dr. Annamma John (Research Coordinator).
  • A staff member from the college council).
  • Head/representative of each research centre of the college
  • One external expert from each major departments of the college – Research Advisory Council (RAC)

Research Advisory Committee Council Members

Department : Mathematics                     

Dr. Raju K. George

Outstanding Professor, Dean (R&D, IPR), Department of Mathematics, Indian Institute of Space Science and Technology (IISST), Thiruvananthapuram, Email: /, Mobile: +91-471-2568413/+91-471-2568490.

Department : Zoology

Dr. T. R. Santhosh Kumar

Scientist G, Tumor Biology, Rajiv Gandhi Centre For Biotechnology, Thycaud Post, Poojappura, Thiruvananthapuram- 695 014, Email:; Mobile: +91-471-2781250

Department : Physics

Dr. Jinesh K. B

Associate Professor, Department of Physics, Indian Institute of Space Science and Technology, (IISST),Thiruvananthapuram. Email:, Mobile: +91-471-2568630/+91-9961510301.

Department : Chemistry

Prof. (Dr). Kuruvilla Joseph

Outstanding Professor and Dean, Indian Institute of Space Science and Technology (IISST), Thiruvananthapuram,. Email: /, Mobile: +91-471-2568633/+91-471-2568632

Department : Botany

Dr. V. S. Anil Kumar

Associate Professor, Department of Botany, University College, Thiruvananthapuram, Email:; Mobile: +91-9496370425

Department: Commerce

Dr. Raju G.

Associate Professor, Government Women’s College, Thiruvananthapuram, Email:; Mobile: +91-9539125991.

Department: Economics

Dr. Manju S. Nair

Dean of Social Sciences, University of Kerala, Thiruvananthapuram


Department: English

Dr. Rajesh V. Nair

Assistant Professor in English, School of Letters, Mahatma Gandhi University, Kottayam, Email: ; Mobile: +91-9495738712

Department: Malayalam

Prof. (Dr). K. K. Sivadas, Department of Malayalam, University of Kerala, Thiruvananthapuram, Email:, Mobile: +91-9446429793.