|City||Cochin, Kerala, India|
|Affiliated to||Mahatma Gandhi University, Kottayam|
St Alberts College
Kochi - 682 018
|Affiliations / Important Links:||National Assessment and Accreditation Council (NAAC) |
St Alberts College, Kochi was established in the year 1946, St Alberts College, Kochi is affiliated to Mahatma Gandhi University, Kottayam
St. Albert’s College, started in 1946 is an accredited first grade Arts, Science and Commerce College affiliated to Mahatma Gandhi University, Kerala, India. With twelve degree courses, nine postgraduate courses and five research centres, the institution is well acclaimed for its academic excellence and is a name to reckon with in the sports, literary and extra-curricular fields.The National Assessment and Accreditation Council (NAAC) has accredited the College at the A level with an aggregate score of 3.23.
The college owes its origin to the farsightedness and vision of its founder patron, Most Rev Dr Joseph Attippetty, the first Indian Archbishop of the Archdiocese of Verapoly.
Greatly concerned by the lack of educational facilities for the members of his diocese, His Grace ventured upon the mission of starting a new college at Ernakulam, the then capital of the Former State of Cochin. His efforts bore fruit in 1946 when the University of Madras accorded sanction to His Grace for starting a second grade college.
The college began functioning on 16th of July, 1946, in the old St.Albert’s High School building, situated in front of the present college campus with 150 students in the first year intermediate class.
Years have gone by. Long strides have been taken by the college in its development. Today under the patronage of His Grace Dr.Daniel Acharuparambil, St.Albert’s College is a front runner First Grade College functioning under the Mahatma Gandhi University.
Taking inspiration from the Eternal Teacher, Jesus Christ we strive towards equipping young people to meet the challenges of these modern times by providing an all round formation.
We are well aware that we exist for our students and do our very best to provide a most friendly and growth oriented ambience for them. We do everything in our capacity to ensure excellent standards that would secure them leadership in tomorrow's challenging world.
To mould world-class citizens with the highest intellectual acumen, emotional balance, spiritual strength and physical training, guided by the principles of Dharma.
St Alberts College, Kochi offers various graduate courses as well as Post Graduate courses.
St Alberts College, Kochi offers 3 Years Full Time Bachelors Degree in Bachelor of Commerce (B.Com)View Details Duration: 3 Years Learning Mode: Full Time Course Level: Bachelors Degree
Bachelor of Science in Aquaculture – 6 semesters
Aquaculture (Main), Zoology (Subsidiary 1), Biochemistry (Subsidiary2)
B.Sc Aquaculture is a 3 year (6 semester) course starting in June/July every year.
It involves attending intensive taught modules as well as practical sessions, term papers, field work, oral presentations and computer labs during the six semesters of study, an on-job training during the fifth semester and undertaking a major research project during the final semester.
Outline of syllabus
Biology of Fishes and shellfishes
Aquaculture-Principles and Practices
Fish and Shellfish Genetics
Coastal Aquaculture & Mariculture
Nutrition and Feeding in Aquaculture
Fish and Shellfish health management
Aquatic Environment & Ecology
Hatchery Technology of cultivable aquatic organisms
B.Sc Industrial Fish and Fisheries
Bachelor of Science in Industrial Fish and Fisheries – 6 semesters
Industrial Fisheries (Main), Biochemistry (Subsidiary 1), Zoology (Subsidiary 2)
B.Sc Industrial Fisheries is a 3 year (6 semester) course starting in June/July every year.
It involves attending taught modules as well as practical sessions, term papers, field work, oral presentations and computer labs during the six semesters of study, an on-job training during the fifth semester and undertaking a major research project during the final semester.
Outline of Syllabus
Biology of Fishes and shellfishes
Marine and Inland Fisheries
Ornamental Fisheries, their Management and culture
Fisheries Marketing, Economics and Management
Harvest and Post-Harvest Technology of Fishes
Fishery Microbiology and Seafood Quality Control
Fish and Shellfish processing technology
Bachelor of Science in Chemistry –3 years
Chemistry (Main), Mathematics (Subsidiary 1), Physics (Subsidiary 2)
Many of our graduates find employment in these areas working in fields such as drug development, the formulation of medicines, the design of catalysts, the production of high performance materials and fine chemicals. Some examples of graduate destinations include Spices Board, MRF and Coca- Cola.
Our students’ training in the use of sophisticated modern instrumentation serves them particularly well, for example, for work in quality control across a wide range of industries, public laboratories or in environmental monitoring.
Beyond industry, employers also recognise a degree in Chemistry as an excellent starting point for many different career paths.
Many of our chemistry graduates go on to train as teachers or stay on to do further research at the MSc or PhD level.View Details Duration: 3 Years Learning Mode: Full Time Course Level: Bachelors Degree
Bachelor of Science in Physics –3 years
Physics (Main), Mathematics (Subsidiary 1), Chemistry (Subsidiary 2)
Physics is the world’s best-kept secret. Unlike other subjects, Physics is not about memorizing large amounts of information and regurgitating it for exams. Physics is about having a real feel for the way the world works.
It's about finding fascination in everything around you but also about being able to explain what’s behind some amazing phenomena. It’s a cliché but it's true that Physics covers everything from the tiniest fundamental particles to the vastness of the universe – there’s definitely something in it for everyone.
Today’s physics graduates offer specific subject-based knowledge and skills, together with a wide range of general skills, including mathematical and computational ability, electronics, verbal and written communication, data analysis, word-processing and so on.
Major employers are high technology and related industries, including electronics, optics, aerospace, computation and nuclear technology; physicists work in research, in development, and in general production.
Other opportunities in both industry and government establishments are in such field as medical physics and biophysics, geophysics, information technology, safety, and environmental monitoring.View Details Duration: 3 Years Learning Mode: Full Time Course Level: Bachelors Degree
Bachelor of Science in Botany (B.Sc Botany) –3 years
Botany (Main), Chemistry (Subsidiary 1), Zoology (Subsidiary 2)
Environmental Monitoring and Management (Elective)
Plant biotechnology provides a method for modifying and improving crops and other plants which enhance the quality of life.
It therefore requires a broadly based knowledge of plant breeding, genetics, physiology and bio-chemistry, as well as an understanding of crop protection, production and marketing.View Details Duration: 3 Years Learning Mode: Full Time Course Level: Bachelors Degree
Bachelor of Science in Zoology –3 years
Zoology (Main), Chemistry (Subsidiary 1), Botany (Subsidiary 2)
Medical Microbiology (Elective)
Zoology is the study of the function and form of animals, and of the relationships of animals with their environment.
There is a long-standing tradition of zoology at St.Albert’s, dating from the early years of the institution.
Students are provided with a modern, broadly based coverage of the subject in the first two years, which gives an in-depth training in the main disciplines.
The final year builds on this and offers the chance of specialization in medical microbiology in which we have specific expertise.View Details Duration: 3 Years Learning Mode: Full Time Course Level: Bachelors Degree
Bachelor of Science in Mathematics – 3 years
Mathematics (Main), Statistics (subsidiary 1), Physics (Subsidiary 2)
Mathematics has been called the Queen of the Sciences and is the most versatile of subjects. It provides the basic language of science and engineering. It is at the heart of most scientific endeavour, as well as being indispensable in many other walks of life.
An ancient discipline which for thousands of years has provided intriguing problems, it is also a lively modern subject with an increasing range of new applications in, for example, medicine, biology and computer science. It appeals to those who enjoy problem-solving and clear thinking, skills which are highly prized by employers.
Openings include the various companies and research institutes which use mathematics directly, management services and computing.
The financial sector, both in actuarial and accountancy work, recruits many mathematics graduates while teaching is also well represented.
Other graduates go into engineering, sales and marketing. It is the sound education in problem solving, coupled with training in communication, team-working and independent learning is fostered here which account for the success of our graduates entering an ever more competitive marketplace.View Details Duration: 3 Years Learning Mode: Full Time Course Level: Bachelors Degree
Bachelor of Arts in English (B.A English)
Bachelor of Arts in English Languages and Literatures – 3 years
English Language and Literature (Main), History of British Colonialism & Historical Roots of the Modern World (Subsidiary)
A degree in English Languages and Literature opens many doors. After a Degree from St.Albert’s you will enter the job market with well-developed skills of oral communication, research and writing, together with a high level of cultural literacy and critical sophistication.
This profile is extremely attractive to employers and our students regularly move on to successful careers in such fields as publishing, TV and film production, journalism, public relations, law, marketing, and education. Another open door, of course, is to postgraduate study.View Details Duration: 3 Years Learning Mode: Full Time Course Level: Bachelors Degree
B.A Economics Course (B.A Economics)
Bachelor of Arts in Economics (B.A. Economics) – 3 years
Economics (Main), Outlines of Indian Culture and Freedom (Subsidiary), Movement of Political Science (Subsidiary 2)
All of us are affected by changes in the economy. New technology and changing business practices, inflation, unemployment, and balance of payments troubles are matters both of international gravity and personal concern.This makes economics, in all its forms, one of the most important areas of study in the modern world.
This degree programme offers you a critical and thorough understanding of economic analysis and its application to a wide range of topics and issues. Highly regarded by employers, the Economics Degree at St.Albert’s provides students with the opportunity to plan their studies to their personal development and career plans.
Principal career opportunities include general management, in both the public and private sectors, marketing, finance, central and local governments, including the central economic services, personnel, teaching, and journalism.View Details Duration: 3 Years Learning Mode: Full Time Course Level: Bachelors Degree
St Alberts College, Kochi offers 2 Years Full Time Masters Degree in M.A EnglishView Details Duration: 2 Years Learning Mode: Full Time Course Level: Masters Degree
St Alberts College, Kochi offers Full Time Masters Degree in Master of Commerce (M.Com)View Details Duration: 2 Years Learning Mode: Full Time Course Level: Masters Degree
Master of Business Administration (MBA)
MBA with Specialisation in Finance, Marketing, HRM, Systems, International Business and Operations Management
International Business and Operations Management
M.Sc Mathematics with specialization in computer programming/ mathematical programming
Mathematics is one of the oldest academic subjects, but still very much alive and growing.
Our mathematics courses aim to bridge the gap between school maths and the current frontiers of knowledge.
The Department of Mathematics is one of the most active and has a high reputation, for teaching and research which means that you will enter a thriving mathematical community and be taught by those with an enthusiasm for all aspects of mathematics.
There is a constant demand for well-trained mathematicians in careers which require specialized mathematical skills (such as statistics and applied mathematics) or numerate graduates with a broad mathematical education (such as the financial world, teaching or the Civil Service).
Computer Science you will develop core-programming skills alongside the fundamental scientific structures used in the development and analysis of programmes and algorithms.
In the second and third years you can choose options in topics such as advanced computer architectures, multimedia networks, parallel processing, artificial intelligence, graphics and visualization, information systems, compiler design and scientific computation
Graduates with dual specialization, with their flexibility of thinking and wide range of knowledge and skills, are proving increasingly attractive to employers.
Our graduates go into a wide variety of careers such as accountancy, banking, teaching, management/consultancy, industrial research and development, computer support, law and many, many more.View Details Duration: 2 Years Learning Mode: Full Time Course Level: Masters Degree
M.Sc Botany with specialization in plant biotechnology
Plant biotechnology provides a method for modifying and improving crops and other plants which enhance the quality of life.
It therefore requires a broadly based knowledge of plant breeding, genetics, physiology and bio-chemistry, as well as an understanding of crop protection, production and marketing.View Details Duration: 2 Years Learning Mode: Full Time Course Level: Masters Degree
M.Sc Physics with specialization in Computer Science
Physics is one of the fundamental sciences from which so many other disciplines derive their essential basis.
Physicists investigate and analyse all aspects of the Universe, from the microstructure to the macrocosm, from a gluon to a galaxy, from the mechanics of solids to electromagnetic waves and everything in between.
We aim to give our students an understanding of both the theoretical and experimental aspects of physics and astrophysics, across all the main areas of interest, preparing them for a career as a professional physicist or for a range of other professions where they can use their scientific and technical knowledge.
A key aspect of our physics courses is the acquisition of transferable skills. Dual specializations, with their flexibility of thinking and wide range of knowledge and skills, are proving increasingly attractive to employers.
The vital role played by information technology in our society means those undergraduate degrees in computing offer great opportunities. They combine intellectual challenge with practical relevance, and offer a route to a range of interesting and rewarding careers.
The Computer Science degree is aimed at students who wish to gain a sound overall knowledge of the principles and use of modern computer systems.
Computer Science graduates will have both theoretical and practical understanding of modern computer systems, varying in scale from a single PC to the Internet.
This will be backed by well-developed software engineering skills, and understanding of the mathematical principles underlying computation, including modelling, correctness, algorithm design and complexity. Career prospects for our graduates are excellent. Recent graduates have found employment in many types of industrial and commercial organizations, such as computer manufacturers, software consultancies, manufacturing industry, retailing and public authorities. Leeds graduates and placement students continue to be targeted by many of the major UK and multinational companies.
Employment rates are consistently very high among our students.View Details Duration: 2 Years Learning Mode: Full Time Course Level: Masters Degree
M.Sc Chemistry with specialization in General Chemistry
The applications of a good knowledge of chemistry are innumerable and can be applied to everything from the human body to petrochemicals.
Within the School of Chemistry, you may study pure chemistry, chemistry with analytical chemistry or medicinal chemistry. A variety of joint honours programmes are also available. The School has well-established International and Industrial Placement options available.
A degree in chemistry will provide you with the necessary training for a very wide range of occupations, and Leeds degrees have a high reputation among employers.
Many graduates find employment not only in the chemical industry itself but also in the food and pharmaceutical industries. Others find that their degree is a good basis for careers inView Details Duration: 2 Years Learning Mode: Full Time Course Level: Masters Degree
M.Sc Applied Fisheries and Aquaculture
The sustainable management of our natural resources is one of the most challenging issues facing the modern world.
The decline in global fish stocks, over exploitation of marine as well as freshwater fishery resources for use in livestock and poultry feeds, endangering of species through ecological threats, pollutants and habitat destructions are now issues of both national as well as international concern. These pose a serious threat to fish supply and while natural levels of fish stock continue to decline, human demand for seafood continue to grow at an alarming rate.
As a result, the requirement for the production of farmed or cultured fish is expected to rise sharply in the new millennium. The rapidly growing fisheries and aquaculture industry both in India, South Asia as well as other regions of the world requires graduate and post-graduates with a combination of relevant biological, technical, managerial and marketing skills.
The academic programs at the department of Aquaculture, Fisheries and Biochemistry at St. Albert’s College emphasizes the integration of knowledge and skills from these fields.
These courses provide a foundation for a career in a number of key areas including local, national as well as international agencies, private companies and the Government. It will also provide students with opportunities to develop a career in academia and research.View Details Duration: 2 Years Learning Mode: Full Time Course Level: Masters Degree
M.Sc Zoology with specialization in Medical Microbiology
Microbes are a diverse and fascinating group of organisms and without them there would be no other life on this planet. They are also the most vital of living things – they grow faster than other organisms and are capable of the most rapid evolution.
The variety and adaptability of microbes makes life very interesting for scientists and ensures that there will always be a need for microbiologists to combat or exploit the latest arrival on the microbial scene.
Modern microbiology is a highly diverse subject and microbiologists need the skills of biochemistry, genetics and immunology. This also makes microbiologists very adaptable and greatly enhances their employment prospects.
Our courses will provide you with a broad foundation of modern microbiology. You will study both fundamental and applied aspects of microbiology, dealing with biochemical, physiological, environmental, immunological and taxonomic aspects of bacteriology, mycology and virology. Throughout the courses we place great emphasis on the development of good microbiological practice.View Details Duration: 2 Years Learning Mode: Full Time Course Level: Masters Degree
St Alberts College, Kochi is affiliated to Mahatma Gandhi University, Kottayam.
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