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In connection with women's day celebration women cell organizes street play and debate competition on 06/03/2020

Community College presents a two-day Workshop on Recruitment, Management and Leadership roles.09/03/2020 and 10/03/20220 at Chavara Hall

Department of Management Studies proudly presents Rich Pins 2020. An Interdepartmental product development competition on 6th March 2020 at Chavara Theater

The Management, Principal, Staff and Students of St.Mary's College, Thrissur solicit your esteemed presence on the occasion of the Graduation Ceremony of 2019 Batch, in the Marian Auditorium at 10:00 am on 31st January 2020

Department of Commerce organises Invited Lecture on "Innovations in Research Analysis",19/02/2020 in Chavara Hall at 1:30 pm.

Department of chemistry organizes National Science day celebration on 11/02/2020 in room number 214 at 12:30 am

Department of Commerce presents COMQUIZ 2020 Interdepartmental Quiz Competition on February 2020 in St. Chavara Seminar Hall at 9:30 am

Department of Commerce is organising Best Speaker Contest on 12 February 2020 in Chavara seminar hall at 9:30 am

In association with National productivity day Celebration on February 12, 2020, Department of Commerce organises Cartoon Competition. All are cordially welcome

Department of Commerce organises a Workshop on Gateway To Financial Freedom at Jubilee Hall

Department of Economics Organises an analysis on Union Budget 2020-2021 at St. Josephs Seminar Hall

The WWS Programme of St. Mary's College, Thrissur is conducting a Motivational Visit to CHRIST (Deemed to be University),Bengaluru and Visvesaraya Industrial and Technological Museum, Bengaluru. Selected II DC students of the WWS programme are participating in the visit. Date: 29 January, 2020.

The programme "Ek Bharat Shreshth Bharat" has been initiated to celebrate the spirit of National Integration. The EBSB Club of St. Mary's College, Thrissur celebrates Staehood Day of Himachal Pradesh on 24 January, 2020 in Jubilee Hall at 12.30 pm. Our students perform various cultural forms of our paired state Himachal Pradesh.

In connection with Swachata Pakhwada 2020, the Department of English is organizing competitions on Water Conservation. Students can participate and win exciting prizes. Poster making, Slogan Writing and Speech competitions are going to be conducted on 23.01.2020.All are Welcome.

Department of Economics is conducting “ARTHA NEWS” - News Reading Competition related to Economy, Business and Finance on 22-11-2019

Entrepreneurship Development Club is organizing an exhibition cum sale “OUR OWN” on 16-12-2019 from 9.30am to 4pm

Department of Economics is conducting an innovative competition KERALA. Com on 1-11-2019 to create awareness on Kerala-History, Economy, Politics, Art, Architecture and Literature.

The Research Department of Mathematics is conducting a sale of homemade Christmas Cakes and handmade Christmas cards at the Leisure bower today. The cards and cakes are made by the talented students of our department. All are cordially invited.

Department of Commerce proudly presents "FEMESSIONALS" Exhibition cum Sales on december 13th at Leo pual Hall,All are welcome

Library and Literary club of St Mary’s College is organizing VAYANOTSAV 2K19 in collaboration with KCLA on11th December 2019. The inauguration will be held at 8:30 am by Sri.Balachandran Chullikkadu.All are cordially welcome.

Department of Sociology cordially welcomes all to the Book Release Ceremony that will be Inaugurated by T N Prathaban on 08/11/2019 at St Mary's college in Jubile hall.

Department of Microbiology cordially welcomes all to the inauguration of the departmental association activities for the academic year 2019-2010 on 23rd October 2019 at St.Joseph’s Seminar Hall, Wednesday. The chief guest of the day is Dr. Jiji R S; Professor & Head, Department of Veterinary & Animal Science, Mannuthy, Thrissur.

Department of Malayalam is organising KeralaPiravi celebrations on November 1, 2019. The function is inaugurated by Mr. Nandha Kishore tomorrow

Department of English cordially invites all to the inauguration of the department association activities for the academic year 2019-2020 on 30 October 2019.

Department of Vocational Studies cordially welcomes all to the inauguration of the department association activities for the academic year 2019-2010 on 18th September 2019, Wednesday.

Department of Biotechnology cordially welcomes all to the inauguration of the departmental association activities for the academic year 2019-2010 on 23rd October 2019, Wednesday. The chief guest of the day is Dr. A. K. Beena; Professor & Head, Department of Dairy Microbiology, College Of Dairy Sciences & Technology, Mannuthy.

Institution’s Innovation Council (IIC) of St Mary's College is organizing a Mental Health Strengthening Methods Workshop on 17th October 2019 from 10 AM to 3 PM at Kalajyothi.

An Initiative by Institution’s Innovation Council (IIC) of St Mary's College ‘Plant a Tree Challenge started’ on 02 October 2019.

Department of Social Work is conducting a skit on "Poshan Maa" in collaboration with I.C.D.S Thrissur in Thekke Gopura Nada, Thekkinkaadu Maidanam at 5 pm on 26/09/2019

Department of Biotechnology is organizing a short film screening "IDENTITI" as part of gender sensitization program on 25th September 2019. Distribution of cards exhibiting recommended diet plan for adult female and male is also being carried out as part of this program.

Institution’s innovation council (IIC) of St Mary's College is organizing a field visit to Palapily Village on 25 September 2019

Institution’s innovation council (IIC) of St Mary's College is organizing India First Leader Ship Talk series with Honorable HRD minister Ramesh Pokhriyal “Nishank” on 24 September 2019, at 11 am to 12 pm in Jubilee Hall. All are cordially welcome.

Institution’s innovation council of St Mary’s college Thrissur, Kerala is conducting an E-waste up-gradation competition and exhibition on 27th September 2019. All St Marians and the well-wishers are cordially welcome.

Institution’s innovation council (IIC) of St Mary's College is conducting a talk on My Story Entrepreneur’s Life & Crossroad by Aji on 23rd September 2019 at Chavara Seminar Hall. All are cordially welcome.

The Department of Biotechnology is organising an exhibition named, "GET IN THE ZONE TO SAVE OZONE" in connection with World Ozone Day Celebrations, on 23rd September 2019 in Biotechnology Lab. The theme for the World Ozone Day 2019, is: 32 Years and Healing.The theme for this year celebrates over three decades of remarkable international cooperation to protect the ozone layer and the climate under the Montreal Protocol. It reminds us that we must keep up the momentum to ensure healthy people and a healthy planet.

The first DC students of St Mary's College is organizing a Student Induction Programme "TALENT DAY " on 6th September 2019 at Marian Hall at 12 p.m

The Commerce Association is getting inaugurated by Dr. Rose V J, HOD of Commerce, Vimala College, Thrissur on 31st August 2019 at 1.30 pm in the Jubilee Hall.

The Inaugural ceremony of the Women Cell of St. Mary's College, Thrissur is to be held on 31 August 2019 at 2 pm. The Honourable Subcollector of Thrissur, Afsana Perween IAS, will be the cheif guest.

As part of Psychology Association Inauguration, the Department of Psychology, St. Mary’s College, Thrissur, is organizing a workshop on “Development of Self Using Principles of Integral Psychology” by Dr. Ragitha Radhakrishnan, Assistant Professor and Head, Department of Psychology, Dr. MGR – Janaki College for Women, Chennai, on 20 August 2019, at 9:00 am in St. Chavara Seminar Hall.

Marian Center For Advanced Research (MCAR) organizes TISAC-19 in association with the Department of Biotechnology and Social Work. For the international seminar's participation, we cordially invite you.

St. Mary's College organises "MARIAN MONSOON FEST 2019" on July 26 - 27, 2019 (Friday and Saturday). This yearly nostalgic celebration by MARIAN FRATERNITY is done as a part of fund raising for charity. This academic year, we have arranged a set of inter-collegiate competitions called "DHARA 2019" on Friday and many other entertaintment programmes and cultural activities follows. A wide variety of commercial and fun zones are active in the campus in these two days. All are cordially welcomed.

St Mary’s College is organizing a Mega Alumni meet on 20/07/ 2019 from 9.00AM onwards, all are cordially invited.

The department of Vocational studies is organising a workshop on 28 July, 2019

Performing Arts Club of the college organises an Intercollegiate Workshop, SOPANA SAMVADHAM, performance lecture on theatre and music by Sopanam Institute of Performing Arts and Research Centre on 28 June 2019.

The Department of Biotechnology is organizing a debate competition on the focal theme "Let's grow the future together" in association with the World Day to Combat Desertification and Drought on 9th July 2019 at Chavara Hall, St. Mary's College. The major focus of the program is to make an awareness among the student community on sustainable land management.

Two Day State level Workshop on Python Programming organised by Department of Vocational Studies in association with AIBOT technology Pvt. Ltd. to be conducted on 28th and 29th of June 2019.

The Department of Psychology is organizing an awareness programme ‘PALIBOT 2K19’ on Ecological Influence on Human Psyche. It aims to introduce the branch of Eco Psychology within the general public, so that they can understand the role of nature in mental hygiene. The event is set to be organized on 28 June 2019, Friday at Psychology Lab at 10.00 am.

The Department of English is organising an International Conference on "Genre Pedagogy: Paradigms of Academic Writing" Resource Persons: Ms.Priya Mathew ,Head of the Centre for Academic Writing,Middle East College,Sultanate of Oman and Ms.Esther Mani. Asst.Prof of English,Little Flower College,Guruvayur Venue: Chavara Hall,St,.Mary's College,Thrissur Date: 27.06.2019

The English Department, in association with Community College is organising a Regional Workshop, "Interpersonal Skills: Modern Scenario" by Ms. Rita Jose (Member of the British Council) in Jubilee Hall on 26 June 2019.

Botany Association Inauguration organised on 26 June, 2019. Dr. Rajagopalan K V, Deputy Chief Physician, Arya Vaidya Sala, Kottackal is the cheif guest.

The Research Department of Mathematics is conducting an Inter Collegiate Workshop on the topic " Academic Projects and Documentation" for the PG students of Maths stream. Resource Persons: 1. Mr. Sanjo Jose, Librarian, St. Thomas College, Thrissur. 2. Dr. Sr. Smitha Rose, Assistant Professor, Department of Mathematics, St. Mary's College, Thrissur Date: 26 June 2019 Venue: St. Joseph's Seminar Hall Time: 9 am to 3 pm No Registration Fees

The Department of English is organising a workshop on Photojournalism, on 26 June 2019 at 12. noon in Jubilee Hall. Mr. Sakkir Hussain, Photojournalist, will be the Resource Person.

The Department of English and Community College is organising an invited lecture on Documentation, on 25 June, 2019 at 1.00 pm, at Chavara Seminar Hall. Ms. Sreekala M, Asst. Professor, St. Thomas College Thrissur will be the Resource Person.

In connection with World Environment Day, Department of Chemistry invites students of St. Marys to showcase their creativity and commitment to environment by participating in WASTE TO ART CONTEST organized by our department. Recycling makes use of materials that would otherwise be thrown in the landfill by processing and collecting trash or waste materials. It benefit the environment and community by minimizing the garbage thrown out and conserve resources by converting it into useful and beautiful pieces of art. Rules • The raw material used in the contest should be waste or garbage that may be thrown out. • Bring your own waste for converting to art • Time - 9.30-11.30 • Venue – Open stage , St. Marys College • Date -25/06/2019

In connection with READING WEEK CELEBRATIONS, the Library Club of St. Mary's College, Thrissur is organizing "MATHRUBHOOMI BOOK SALE" on June 25-26, 2019 in Jubilee Hall. The sale will be inaugurated by famous writer Ashtamoorthi at. 9.30 am. All are cordially invited.

St.Mary's College, Thrissur, is organising a WORKSHOP on VOCOLOGY to all our teaching faculty, on 25 June 2019 at St.Chavara Seminar Hall. Resource person: Dr.Fr.Paul Poovathingal CMI Time: 9.30 am to 12.30 pm

Literary club is organising a Handwriting Competition on 21st June 2019 at 2.30 pm in St.Mary's College,Thrissur.

The Health club and the department of Biochemistry is organising a talk on Nipah Awareness by Dr. Satheesh T V in Jubilee Hall at 12.30 pm on 18th June, 2019

In connection with World Environment Day celebration - 2019, Dept. of Botany and Bhoomithrasena Club of St.Mary’s College, Thrissur is jointly organizing an intercollegiate PPT competition on the topic: “Contemporary issues and solutions of air quality deterioration in your microenvironments” and a poster competition based on the theme “Beat Air Pollution”. The event is Sponsored by Kerala State Council for Science, Technology and Education (KSCSTE). The PPT competition will be held on 21st June, 2019 at 9 am. The last date for the submission of posters is 21st June 2019. The posters should be preferably of Chart paper size.

LAUNCHPAD is organising an audition for the students of St. Mary's College, Thrissur to play various roles in the movie "KUNJELDHO" starring Asif Ali. This is a golden chance for the students to prove their calibre.

The NSS Unit of St. Mary's College, Thrissur, in connection with DMO (H) Thrissur and BODHI INDIA presents a Blood Donation Campaign on 14 June 2019, in Jubilee Hall. The awareness campaign is from 9.30 am to 1 pm.

In connection with World Environment Day, the Department of Commerce is organising an invited lecture on "Air Pollution" by Dr. P. S. Easa, Former Director of KFRI, Peechi on 14 June 2019 at 9.30 am (Venue: Chavara Hall)

The research Department of Mathematics is conducting a 30 hrs Certificate Course on Research Documentation from 15 -21 May 2019 (10 am to 4 pm) in Chavara Hall. Dr. Sr. Smitha Rose C G, Assistant Professor, Department of Mathematics, St. Mary's College, Thrissur will be the resource person.

The Department of Psychology, St, Mary's College, Thrissur is organising a Psychology Exhibition, Esperanza 2K19 on March 14, 2019, Thursday, in Jubilee Hall from 10.00 am to 3.00 pm.

In connection with International Women's Day, the Research Department of Mathematics, is organising a talk on "Secrets to Become a Successful Woman Through Gender Realisation" rendered by Dr. Sr. Smitha Rose, in St. Joseph's Seminar Hall at 2.00 pm today. All are cordially invited.

The Department of English, St. Mary's College, Thrissur is organising a programme Wonder Woman on March 7. 2019

Department of Botany is organising an invited talk by V. S. Vijayan, Former Director of Kerala State Biodiversity Board on February 20, 2019 as a part of WETLAND DAY Celebrations

Skill Enhancement Programme Certificate Distribution by Honourable District Collector Smt Anupama IAS

IGNITE 2K19 - Paper presentation Competition for PG Students (ARTS STREAM), on Feb 6, 2019 and is organised by IQAC

IQAC, St. Mary's College, Thrissur is organising the VI th Dr. Sr. Rani George Endowment Lecture on February 4-5, 2019

The Women Cell, St. Mary's College, Thrissur is conducting an Intercollegiate Quiz Competition, QFIESTA 2K19, on February 8, 2019 in Marian Auditorium at 10 am.

National Workshop on Script Writing and Visual FX organised by Department of Vocational Studies, St. May's College, Thrissur on 4th February 2019

IQAC, St. Mary’s College, Thrissur is organizing a paper presentation competition for PG students of all the SCIENCE STREAM [Mathematics, Botany, Chemistry, Biotechnology, Microbiology, Computer science, Psychology]. Date: 30/01/2019 Time: 9:30 am Main Venue: St. Joseph Seminar Hall (Parallel Sessions will be there) Rules:  Participants should present their original research work.  Maximum slide limit : 15  Candidates will be provided 7 minutes for presentation and 3 minutes for discussion.  Competitors are requested to send a 500 word abstract on or before 24/01/2019 to the email ID: Format of the abstract should be in Times New Roman with 12 font size and 1.5 spacing.  Soft copy of the PPT should be submitted in CD by 28/01/2019. Programme Committee Co coordinator : Ruveena T. N. (Microbiology) Sr. Dr. Smitha Rose C. G. (Mathematics) Aiswaria Raj (Botany) Tressa Chacko A. (Chemistry) Prasanna R. Kovath(Biotechnology) Rohini V. S. (Psychology) Manasy Jayasurya (Computer Science) Arsha Shaji (Student Representative)

Marian Centre for Advanced Research (MCAR) of St. Mary's College, Thrissur in association with IQAC is organising a International Conference, TISAC 2019 (Trends and Innovations in Science, Arts and Commerce) on January 29, 2019. Abstracts of the Paper Presentations has to be sent to on or before 27 January 2019. Registration Fee: Students and Academicians - INR 300, Industry Representatives - INR 500, Foreign Delegates - $ 10. Organising Convener: Dr. Sr. Meena K Cheruvathur, Additional Director, MCAR, St. Mary's College, Thrissur.

National Girl Child Day, celebrated on January 24thevery year, aims to highlight the inequalities faced by a majority of the girls in India.Female infanticide is a problem that has plagued our country for decades. Spreading awareness on the importance of having a girl child is the need of the hour and towards this larger cause Department of Biotechnology, St. Mary’s College is organizing a talk on ‘A girl is a flower, not a thorn’ by Adv. KavithaSubash, Lawyer, Supreme court of India on 24th January, 2019.

IQAC of our College is organising a power point presentation competition on January 17, 2019, in the Jubilee Hall from 9.30 am onward

The department of Biotechnology, in association with Kerala State Council for Science, Technology and Environment (KSCSTE) is conducting an awareness class for public on 16 January 2019, 6 pm at Janaki Nath Hall, Pushpagiri Bhahmana Samooham , Jyothi Nagar, Pookunnam. Main Session by Dr. D Girija, Director. Academics, Kerala Agricultural University, Mannuthy, India.

Department of Computer Science is organizing a computer literacy programme for Kudumbasree members and differently abled children at Computer Science Lab on January 13.

National Youth Day is celebrated in India on 12thJanuary on the birthday of Swami Vivekananda. As part of this, Department of Biotechnology, St. Mary’s College is organizing a flash mob on 11th January 2019, Friday at the central courtyard of college, to generate a positive attitude towards the people and provide them with every knowledge about how to behave in a proper way in the country.

Department of English is organising a one day workshop on Communicating Skills in English at Jubilee Hall on 10 January 2019 from 8.30 - 11.30 am

College will celebrate its Convocation Ceremony on January 7, 2019 at 11.00 am , students turned Graduates will receive their degree. Distinguished Dignitaries of the day. Dr. Rajan Gurukkal Vice Chairman, Kerala State Higher Education Council, Thiruvananthapuram. Dr.M. Nasser Director of Research, University of Calicut. Dr. Jayanand B Principal, Govt.Engineering College, Thrissur. Sr.Anija CMC Provincial Superior, Nirmala Province, Thrissur. Corporate Manager- St.Mary's, College. Thrissur Sr.Dr,Ritty J Nedumpara CMC Educational Councilor,CMC Nirmala Province, Thrissur. Sr.Dr. Magie Jose Principal, St. Mary's College, Thrissur.

Adding golden feathers to the crown of St. Mary's, our students became the champions of Calicut University Intercollegiate Sepak Takraw (W) Championship 2018 - 2019. Both in REGU event and in DOUBLES event we bagged the championship and came out with flying colours as overall champions.

Our college crowned as the Best Women's College of sports in University of Calicut. College sports teams bought many laurels in the forms of awards and championship trophies in the field of sports and games.

Department of Chemistry, St. Mary’s College organized two day programmes in connection with Ozone day celebrations 2018 with the support of KSCSTE, Govt. of Kerala on the focal theme “Keep cool and carry on! The Montreal Protocol” on 18 &19 September 2018. On 18 th September, Dr. Sr. Magie Jose, Principal St. Mary’s College, Thrissur inaugurated the celebration. She used this occasion to evoke students commitment towards the environment and to make the earth a green and clean place for the coming generation. This was followed by an Interuniversity Science Quiz Competition. The quiz competition was managed by Mr. Santhosh P Jose, Dept of Physics, Vimala College Thrissur. Around forty students (20 teams) participated in the competition. The students belonged to five different University viz Health University, Kerala Agricultural University, Kerala Technical University, University of Calicut, KVASU, mannuthy. Teams also participated from various Autonomous colleges like Vimala College (Autonomous), St. Joseph College, Autonomous etc. Ms. Jaina Jacob and Anagha K.H. of II B.Sc Physics, St. Joseph’s College, Irinjalakkuda Won first prize, Mr. Manzoor Panthallokaran and Mr. Gokul T.H. of Sree Krishna College, Guruvayoor won second prize and Ms. Joyce Davis and Ms. Jennifer V.J of 3 rd B.Sc Chemistry, St. Mary’s College Thrissur won 3 rd prizes respectively. An Environmental Friendly Poster Making Competetion was also held in which the students of our college participated with enthusiasm. Ms. Theertha C.S of I BSc Chemistry Won first prize and Ms. Clenita Saji of I BA English and Ms. Shilpa Jayaraj of III DC Chemistry has won 2 nd and 3 rd prizes respectively. This was followed by the participants being offered Tea & refreshments, later certificate and cash prize were distributed to the winners. On the second day (19 th September), two Invited Talk were organized by Dr. Vijay Kumar P, Project Scientist, Department of Atmospheric Science, CUSAT & by Dr. Renjith S, Scientist B, SCTIMST, Trivandrum. The first talk was on the topic Warming Earth, Changing Climate and highlighted the importance of conservation measures for protecting the environment with special reference to ozone. This was followed by a thematic film – Home which highlighted the importance of earth. This was followed by lunch. The second talk of the day introduced the ozone chemistry to students and emphasized the role chemist can play in mitigating and solving problems of environment. After the talk, a valedictory function was conducted to distribute the prizes for the winners of various competition. Certificate and cash prize were distributed to the winners. The Quiz master and invited speakers were honored by presenting them a memento. A Mime on Ozone depletion, its consequence and remedies was played by BSc Chemistry students followed by a group song on the same theme. Dr. T. Geetha delivered vote of thanks and the two days ‘Ozone day celebrations’ concluded with national anthem.

The Post Graduate Department of commerce was conducted a national seminar on the topic “INTERNATIONAL FINANCIAL REPORTING STANDARDS”. The session was inaugurated by Mr. T G Sugunan, CMA, Brahmos Aerospace, Trivandrum and he also provided a valuable talk on IFRS. The second session handled by Mr. Abhilash K S, Lead financial specialist E Power India Ltd, Uttarpredesh, on the application of IFRS in accounting practices. The afternoon session conducted for paper presentations on the topic IFRS. The session was chaired by Dr. Murali E, HOD Sri.C Achuthamenon govt college, Kuttanellur.

The quantum of E-waste, being generated in the state, has leap flogged many fold in the last decade and is assuming humongous proportions. In an effort to ensure that the E-Waste emanating out of the villages, are recycled and disposed off scientifically. We had made arrangements to collect E-Waste from all the departments of St.Mary’s College, Thrissur for scientifically recycling the same in association with Clean Kerala Company limited which is a leading recycling organization under the Local Self Government Department, Government of Kerala. Collection of e-waste from various villages and organisations of Thrissur district was conducted at Thrissur civil station on 07/06/2018 and it was inaugurated by Smt.P.Marykutty, Deputy Director of district Panchayath Thrissur. Our department conducted a class wise competition to collect e-waste from all the students and submitted those to the collectorate on 07/06/2018. The class with highest number of e-waste materials was awarded with a special prize. The main goal of the mission was to clean polluted Kerala and have a face of cleanliness. The venture was implemented successfully in the college and all the departments participated in the same to make it successful.