School of Technology and Applied Sciences (STAS)
School of Technology and Applied Sciences (STAS), was established in the year 1993, by the Mahatma Gandhi University. At present, the institution is under the direct administrative control of Centre for Professional and Advanced Studies (CPAS), a Government controlled society, headed by the Honourable Higher Education Minister, with three regional centres at Kottayam, Kochi and Pathanamthitta.
School of Technology and Applied Sciences , Edappally,kochi, was established in the year 1994 under the direct administration of Mahatma Gandhi University , to cater to the Technological needs of Kerala. The college offers graduate and post graduate degree courses in computer science and electronics. It boasts of a sound infrastructure with well-equipped Laboratories and Library, all with ample facilities, not only to meet the demands of the annually updated syllabus but also to quench the thirst of the zealous explorer .The Institution has its full-fledged campus located in Edappally near to Changampuzha park Metro station, which is about 5kms from Ernakulum en-route to Aluva
The vision of the institution is to equip the students to become globally competitive and enable them to overcome challenges at an affordable cost. The mission is to provide access to high quality professional education to the less privileged groups of the society at an affordable cost in contrast to the private colleges in and around the state. Moreover, the institution has presence in the three districts of Kerala, with the aim to help students from economically backward families whereby saving the cost of accommodation aswel.
In addition to the breadth and depth of knowledge, STAS is actively involved in conducting seminars, workshops, NSS camps, nature camps etc. so as to develop leaders in technology with social responsibility. No wonder that many of the alumni’s of STAS are now in top positions of many MNC’s like TCS, Infosys, Wipro, IBM, IBS, UST Global etc. in India and abroad and also some are in the leading roles of various public sector organizations.