VNS COLLEGE of Arts & Science is an unaided, self-financing institution under the Management of the Vilakkithala Nair Samajam. It is affiliated with Mahatma Gandhi University, Kottayam. The College is located on a panoramic campus, endowed with a dynamic & creative environment to pursue personal excellence in academic pursuits resulting in enhanced prospects for career development.
Our Mission is to provide academic excellence in modern higher education for students, through the appropriate application of leading-edge technologies. The learning approach represents a unique opportunity for students to combine the learning experience with a traditional class environment. Under the supervision of efficient faculty, we offer rigorous but flexible learning programmes, enhanced by state-of-the-art learning technology.
Ours is a long journey to enlighten the ways ahead for future generations to march forward with greater courage and confidence. Remember, excellence is not destiny. From a small beginning, the college has grown into a premier educational institution with over 700 students on the rolls, over 40 members on the teaching staff, and about 10 members on the non-teaching staff. The college presently offers 6 undergraduate and 3 postgraduate programmes and several IGNOU courses.
Our Vision is to produce worthy citizens for nation-building with a sense of social commitment and humanistic outlook, impart quality education & instill the spirit of inquiry and pursuit of lifelong learning through discovery dissemination of knowledge.
Panoramic Campus of VNS College makes it different from any other Colleges in Kerala because of its nativity with Forest Area and it is situated in the fag end of Malayalappuzha Village, near well known Chemmani Estate. It is very near to Konnappara Junction, on way to Konni-Thannithodu main road. Konni is a small town in the Pathanamthitta district of Kerala famous for the Elephant cage and elephant training centre. This hilly town is bordered with Konni and Achenkovil reserve forests. Part of the journey to Kuttavanchi (bowl boat/coracle boat) in Adavi is through this forest. This is one of the tourist places to see in the Pathanamthitta district and is a part of the konni eco-tourism project.