St. Xavier's College, Thumba

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St. Xavier's College, Thumba
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MottoFrom every evil,
lead me to good.
TypeAided College
Established1964; 54 years ago (1964)
Religious affiliation
Jesuit (Roman Catholic)
Academic affiliation
University of Kerala
University Grants Commission (India)
PrincipalSunny Jose
Location
Thumba, Thiruvananthapuram
Kerala-695 586 India
CampusSub-Urban
Websitestxaviersthumba

St. Xavier's College, Thumba, was founded by the Jesuits in 1964, and is affiliated with the University of Kerala. It awards eight undergraduate degrees and one postgraduate degree.[1]

History[edit]

Founded in 1964, in 1965 the College was shifted to its present site in Thumba, a suburb of Thiruvananthapuram which is the capital of Kerala. The College was upgraded in 1977 when co-education began. In 2005 it became a Post Graduate College with the addition of an M.Sc. in physics.[2]

Academics[edit]

  • Bachelor of Science (B.Sc.) in physics, chemistry, mathematics, and Botany & Biotechnology
  • Bachelor of Arts (B.A.) in economics, history, and Malayalam with mass communication
  • Bachelor of Commerce (B.Com.)
  • Master of Commerce
  • Master of Science (M.Sc.) in physics.

Notable alumni[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Home | St. Xavier's College, Thumba, Trivandrum". www.stxaviersthumba.org. Retrieved 2017-10-15.
  2. ^ Kerela U. Archived 2011-08-21 at the Wayback Machine.

Coordinates: 8°33′33.86″N 76°51′1.25″E / 8.5594056°N 76.8503472°E / 8.5594056; 76.8503472