MAR ATHANASIOS COLLEGE FOR ADVANCED STUDIES TIRUVALLA – [MACFAST], THIRUVALLA
The Mar Athanasios College for advanced studies Tiruvalla, is a Post Graduate institution established in the year 2001 in the commercially active town of Tiruvalla. Corporate Educational Agency of the Catholic Archdiocese of Tiruvalla, owns and manages MACFAST. The college is affiliated to Mahatma Gandhi University, Kottayam. MACFAST School of Biosciences has been also recognized as a Centre for Research and Development by the M.G. University, Kottayam.
The college aspires to provide professional and quality education to candidates. MACFAST offers cutting edge courses in Business Management & Information Technology. With the dawn of MCA in 2001 followed by M.Sc Bioinformatics & MBA in 2002, MACFAST marches forward with pride in enlightening students in the significant region of science and technological development. As envisioned by its founders, the institute has witnessed a steady growth over the years to become a multi-disciplinary institution in the higher educational segment of the state. With the establishment of the MACFAST Center for Research and Development (MCRD), MACFAST has attained a new height in research education. In early 2008, the research and development was approved by the M.G. University. The MCRD offers Ph.D. programs in Biosciences and functions with the agenda to enhance student’s creativity and produce high quality research.
A separate campus for Bioscience
World class auditorium
An entire floor dedicated for library which also includes digital library
State of the art labs and research facilities
Separate hostel for women and men