The college was established in the year 1922, located in Changanassery, 20 Km to the south of Kottayam in Central Kerala. The institute is affiliated to Mahatma Gandhi University, kerela and is accredited by NAAC at A+level.
The department of management was established in the year 1996 and is famously known as Berchmans Institute of Management Studies (BIMS).
The institute provides hostel facilities to both boys and girls separately.
Institute has multi-storied library, well stocked with books by national and international authors. It also subscribes many national and international journals.
The institute offers a two year full time Master of Business Administration (M.B.A) programme. The M.B.A course is affiliated to M.G University and is recognized by the All India Council for Technical Education (AICTE), New Delhi.