Vidya Academy of Science & Technology Technical Campus is a new venture of Vidya International Charitable Trust and situated at Kilimanoor. Vidya Academy of Science & Technology Technical Campus is approved by AICTE , Affiliated to A P J Abdul Kalam Technological University and University of Kerala. It is a notable school of Engineering with committed faculty, high quality infrastructure, teaching-aids, and provides a serene atmosphere that complements academic life. Vidya Academy of Science & Technology Kilimanoor offers the four year B. Tech courses. Vidya Academy of Science & Technology Technical Campus is a unit of Vidya International Charitable Trust. The trust was constituted with a vision to provide state-of-the-art higher education and training our younger generation who will be highly sought after by leading business houses worldwide.
Inspired by philanthropic urge and motivated by social concern, Vidya Academy of Science & Technology has been established by Vidya International Charitable Trust (VICT). The trustees are financially strong entrepreneurs, educationists and philanthropists committed to establish and develop the institute into a world-class education center.
VICT in its mission to propel higher education in backward regions of Kerala, is now setting up similar institutions in various parts of Kerala horizontally deploying the good practices and success of VAS. Vidya Academy of Science and Technology Technical Campus, Kilimanoor, the second engineering college of the Trust is fast coming in a serene 18 acre campus at Kilimanoor, Trivandarum District.
Admissions to this new college in Kilimanoor are slated to commence in 2013 and in Kannur by 2014.The Board of Trustees is responsible for the overall administration of the Trust and its activities. An Executive Committee, comprising of 11 members, manages the educational institutions of the Trust
VICT offers free education to bright but financially weaker students to complete their studies. Apart from scholarship enrollments, VICT extends financial assistance to the economically weaker students studying in Higher Secondary levels for undergoing entrance coaching with leading training institutes at Thrissur, Alleppey, Kollam and Trivandrum districts.
The various academic programs are designed to provide the industry needs and have the flexibility to solve and change in response to new requirements. Besides the regular courses which aim at building the fundamentals, each program includes a project and an internship.
VAST offers four year B. Tech degree programmes in four branches of Engineering , all are approved by AICTE , Affiliated to A P J Abdul Kalam Technological University and University of Kerala.