St. Xavier’s College, affiliated to the University of Kerala is established and maintained by the Jesuits of Kerala Province. At its inception in 1964, it was a Junior College for boys and was part of the Loyola Institutions at Sreekariyam. In 1965 the College was shifted to the present site, about 4 kilometers west of Kazhakuttom. It was upgraded and made co-educational in 1977. It was raised to a Post Graduate College in 2005. It imparts quality education in Commerce, Arts and Sciences, to boys and girls, especially of the marginalized communities, making them intellectually alert, spiritually firm, morally sound, religiously tolerant and socially committed men and women.

Mission

Situated as it is in the midst of a marginalized community of fisher people and large sections of socially and educationally...

Vision

St. Xavier’s College, a Jesuit Institution of higher learning, drawing its inspiration from Christ, envisions the formatio...

Motto

The motto on the college crest "Asatho Ma Sadgamaya" is from Brahadaranyaka Upanishad, which means “from every evil lea...

Aim

Like other Jesuit Educational Institutions, St.Xavier’s aims at the training of young men and women of quality, who would ...

Our Patron Saint

    Francis Xavier was born in the castle of Xavier in Navarre, Spain. After his schooling at home, he joined the University of Paris and obtained a Master’s Degree. He was looking forward to a brilliant career at the university, when providentially, Ignatius of Loyola, a fellow-student, made his acquaintance and Xavier joined the small, select band of companions of Ignatius, later to be known as Jesuits. Ignatius inspired and guided...

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