About The College
Alphonsa Arts and Science College was established in the year 2013 under the Corporate educational Agency of the Catholic Diocese of Bathery .The patron and Manager of our college is His Excellency Most Rev .Dr.Joseph Mar Thomas (Bishop Of Bathery ).The college Is affiliated to the University of Calicut and Recognized by the Government of Kerala.
Servant of God Archbishop Aboon Geevarghese Mar Ivanios
The Visionary of Malankara Catholic Church
Archbishop Aboon Geevarghese Mar Ivanios was the first Metropolitan Archbishop of Trivandrum and the visionary of the Malankara Syrian Catholic Church.Mar Ivanios was declared Servant of God (Daivadasan) on 14 July 2007, the day prior to the 54th anniversary of his death. The proclamation was read by his 3rd successor Moran Mor Baselios Cardinal Cleemis Catholicos at St. Mary’s Malankara Syrian Catholic Cathedral in Trivandrum, India. He was the founder of Bethany Ashram order of monks and Bethany madom Order Of Nuns. He was the first M.A. degree holder in the Malankara Church. He also served as the Principal of the Kottayam M.D Seminary High School and as a professor at Serampore College.
Beatitude Moran Mor Cardinal Baselios Cleemis
The Chief Patron & Catholicos
Beatitude Moran Mor Cardinal Baselios Cleemis is the current Major Archbishop of the Syro-Malankara Catholic Church. He was named to the College of Cardinals of the Catholic Church by Pope Benedict XVI on 24 November 2012.On 11 February 2014, he was elected as the President of the Catholic Bishops' Conference of India. He has previously served as Chairman of the Kerala Catholic Bishops' Council.Cardinal Cleemis was the first cardinal from the Syro-Malankara Church ever to participate as a cardinal-elector in a papal conclave.
Most. Rev. Dr. Joseph Mar Thomas
The Patron & Manager
Bishop Joseph Mar Thomas is a Research guide of the University of Kerala,He is serving as educational consultant of several regional, national and international institutions. He is the Director of the international center for research and development at Chennai, Trivandrum and New York Chapters.
About The Management
The Malankara Catholic Diocese of Bathery is known all over the state for their indescribable and unique service to the society through the medium of Education .hence the service to the Diocese is spread up all over the state of Kerala , Karnataka and Tamil Nadu where the Diocese is running a good number of Higher Secondary Schools, Arts and Science colleges, Training colleges and D. Ed college though there are innumerable institutions all over the state, our prayer and hope is to stand out of the conventional patterns of the teaching learning process so as to make our students ‘some thing different ,by giving them some thing extra’. In our college ,we have a dynamic team of dedicated faculty members committed to the welfare of the students since they believe that teaching is not a job but it is a ‘mission’
To mould every student in to a cultured citizen who care for the less privileged and less fortunate,To build up a social structure where the educated will have more concern for others,To purse the philosophy of perpetual acquisition of knowledge, with the back up of values.
To impart the best education to the student and to equip them to face the challenges of their life and the challenges of the Globalised world .To cater to the needs of the environment and ethical values in the minds of the students and to bring out the best in them.