Jnana Deepa Vidyapeedam

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Jana Deepa Vidyapeedam, established on 24th November, 2002, aims at providing quality education to the youth, especially the marginalized students of the coastal areas of Kottapuram in the Thrissur district. JDV is National Off Campus Study Centre of the Mahatma Gandhi University, Kottayam. It is owned by the Diocese of Kottapuram and managed by Kottapuram Integrated Development Society (KIDS), the social work organ of the Diocese. The JDV is located at the KIDS Campus along with KIDS (P) ITI and KIDS head quarters. His Excellency Rt. Rev. Dr. Joseph Karikkassery, Bishop of Kottapuram is the patron of our college. Rev. Dr. Nixon Kattassery is the Executive Director and Rev. Fr. Augustine Kattassery is the manager of the College. Prof. Dr. C.D. Sebastian is the Centre Coordinator of JDV.By now, JDV has established itself as professional institute which could mould the youth to the new challenges of higher education. Located in an economically and socially backward area, we have also accepted as our task, the mission of taking the fruits of modern education as per the parameters of technical & computer revolution. It has widened the horizon of human knowledge. The rapidity at which it disseminates information is the wonder of the century. Computer literacy has become a vital requirement in every walk of life. The availability of a large number of computers in a well-furnished, air- conditioned computer lab, highly qualified staff etc., makes our Course a pleasant experience.In order to provide value-based education in job-oriented courses, KIDS runs a professional college by the name of Jnana Deepa Vidyapeedham (JDV), as well as an Industrial Training Institute. The courses and resources that are provided are as follows:

M.Com, MBA, MCA, BBA, BCA, and B.Com with Computer Applications (affiliated with Mahatma Gandhi University)
Electronic, mechanic, and electrician courses (affiliated with the National Council for Vocational Training)
Short-term and long-term computer courses
Implementation of Akshaya Computer Literacy Programme of the Government of Kerala