John Paul Memorial (JPM)Eduaitonal institutions is established in 2005 under the management of St.Joseph’s Province of CST Fathers. It amis at offerring quality education and value education. Besides providing highly efficient, the college concentrates on the development of each student. JPM College is a leading college and the Idduki’s preeminent, comprehensive private institution of higher education. JPM campus consists of JPM Arts and Science, JPM B.Ed college and JPM Junior college overlooking the busy kattapana kuttikannnam stretch of the kattappana kottayam state highway.
A vision translated into action becomes a mission. It is the vision and mission of the college to impart quality education to the land-locked hence marginalized young ones of a migrant population. Good education is the key to the magic world of opportunities in todays global village. This had to be accessible to the people of the High Ranges, which is incandescent with the fragrance of coffee, tea, pepper and cardamom. The word which was at the beginning had to be transferred and planted in this fertile soil so that it took life and lived and expressed itself in fecundity.
Aptly enough, the motto of the college is “Lighted to Enlighten”. To borrow a phrase from the erstwhile President of India Dr. A.P.J. Abdul Kalam, the vision and mission of the college is to ignite unignited young minds so that they can go forth as torch bearers to the world.
Over the years the department has developed a unique culture of enjoying through excelling in the teaching learning process by suitably mixing seminars of expert resource persons from the industry, study visits to industrial units, personality development programmers, social commitment enhancement events, value education activities etc. along with the regular curricular transactions. The novel initiative of the department is the practice of organizing an inter collegiate fest.
This is a P G programme under the Credit Semester System spaning for a duration of two years through four semesters. The evaluation of the programme contains external evaluation which is 75% and internal evaluation is 25%. Of the 20 courses covered under the programme five each are transacted in every semester. Apart from this the last semester has got a research project and a course viva-voce. Apart from the specifications of the university, the department has implemented several skill oriented programmes to equip the students for the competitive employment market outside.