St. Dominic's College Kanjirapally


St.Dominic’s College

St.Dominic’s College was started in 1965 under the catholic management of St.Dominic’s Forane church,Kanjirappally,to cater to the higher educational needs of the parish,in particular,and of the eastern parts of the Archdiocese of Changanacherry,in general.This was the fulfilment of a long-felt need of this region which was on of the educationally backward areas in kerala.When the new Diocese of Kanjirappally was formed in 1977,St.Dominic’s College assumed the unique distinction of being the only institution offering higher education in the whole diocese.

The college also includes in its purview the academic aspirations of the non-Catholic communities of the area and is committed to imparting education to all who seek higher learning at these doors,irrespective of caste,community and creed.In fact,this centre of learning keeps in its interests,the intellectual,cultural and moral advancement of the whole area.

True to the adage “Fear of God is the beginning of wisdom”,the college tries to instil in the hearts of its students trust in God and faith in ethical and spiritual values.It aims at upholding the highest Christian ideals along with academic excellence.

The College aims at making its students live its motto-‘Absorb and Radiate’-absorb the light of knowledge and values,and transmit what they imbibe,thereby expanding the frontiers of truth and wisdom.