Thiruvananthapuram Taluk Educational Co-operative society Ltd No. T-690

The Thiruvananthapuram Taluk Educational Co-operative Society Limited T 690 is an organization registered Under Kerala Co-operative Societies Act 1969. This co-operative venture, the first of its kind in the field of its kind in the field of higher Education, is the materialization of the long cherished desire of a group of teachers to emancipate themselves from the clutches of exploitation and to provide a secure and permanent roof for students and teachers.

Co-operative Arts and Science College is run by Thiruvananthapuram Taluk Educational Co-operative Society Ltd. No. T-690. . There is no other institution in the Co-operative sector in Kerala with such diverse educational activities as Co-operative Arts and Science Students . It imparts efficient instruction at the Graduate and Post Graduate levels, provides Library and Computer facilities, practical facilities for Science students and conducts other extracurricular activities with a view to enhance the all round development of the students. Co-operative Arts and Science College has ventured to provide Advance Computer Education Programme through its tie up with C-Dit as channel education partner.

The Society and its College had completed 40 years of Successful Functioning. During these 4 decades more than 50 000 graduates as well as post graduates have come out of the college and many of them are occupying high positions in the government and private sector organizations. the Society has played and Important role in the field of higher education without causing financial burden to the Government.

The College Provides fee concession to socially and financially backward classes of students, BPL Categories, SC/ST Students, Students from fischerman Communities etc. It also provides considerable fee concession to students from Sree Chitra homes and Dalit Christian Categories, students from different orphanages such as LMS, SAI Orphanage etc.

A long felt need of the institution to own a building of a permanent nature has been partially fulfilled. We also gratefully acknowledge the financial assistance, guidance and encouragement extended by the Department of Co-operation, Government of Kerala and District Co-operative Bank in attaining new dimensions.

The Co-operative Arts and Science Students has a team of efficient and qualified teachers. We maintain very strict discipline. Co-operative Arts and Science Students is an institution where students who aim distinction can step in with confidence.

Colleges under co-operatives

There are several colleges functioning under the Co-operative sector in Kerala offering vivid courses on Arts & Science, Engineering , Medical , Management Studies etc. Among the prominent Organisations are Co-operative Academy of professional Education (CAPE), Thiruvananthapuram Taluk Educational Co-operative Society Limited . Kerala Institute of Co-operative Management & Technology, Institute of Co-operative Management, Kerala State Co-operative Hospital Complex (KCHC) and Centre for Advanced Medical Services LTD, Pariyaram etc. Under CAPE, There are 8 Engineering Colleges, One Management Institute and one Finishing School .


Thiruvananthapuram Taluk Educational Co-operative Society has instituted cash awards and certificate of merits for the final year B A & B Com students who secure the highest mark in the University Examination from this college.

Communication & career development

One of the challenges experienced by young professionals who enter a career today is to meet the expectations the corporate world demand. Intense competitions have changed the way of functioning of the corporate world. Faced with the challenge of having in hand more than what it can handle today companies lookout for people who can act as all-rounders in every field of business.

To resolve this, we conduct career development programmes to students from undergraduate to postgraduate level, The curriculum covers all areas or career development such as positive thinking, good communication skills, leadership quality decision making, stress management etc, The classes are handled by experts in the relevant fields.

Co-operative Arts & Science college is located near Ayurveda college Junction and very proximal to Central Bus Station & Central Railway Station, Thampanoor. The College provides sufficient parking facilities to the students & staff. The college has a team of well experienced facilities with brilliant academic career.  

Extra Curricular Activities

In addition to curriculum, the College organizes activities related to Arts, Sports and Other cultural activities to bring out the hidden talents in students. Along with their studies, college organizes seminars related to the subjects, Sports activities are also organized by college for the all-round development of the students, The College has participated in the cultural festival organized by the Department of Co-operation, Government of Kerala and secured many awards for several years in inter-college competitions.

Our Location

Co-operative College
Collage is located at heart of Thiruvananthapuram city Just half Km away from Thampanoor Central Railway Station, Central Bus Station ,Govt Secretariat and 50 mtrs from Govt Ayurveda College and Very Proximal to university of Kerala 695001