The college was established on July 20, 1960 as an ardous task of imparting teacher education to the weaker sections of the society. The college is situated at Moothakunnam on the banks of the mighty Periyar river in the Vicinity of the famous Sankaranarayana Temple. As the college is by the side of NH 17 and is just 4km away form Kodungallur the very famous ancient port town of Musiris, is easily accessable by road. The nearest railway station is at Irinjalakuda 15 km away. The calm and serene atmosphere is quite is conducive for intellectual pursuit.
In August 2005 a new course of elementary T.T.I. was started with an intake of 50 students.In the same academic year ie, in December our college started post graduate course in education, M.Ed with an intake of 25 students. The college has set up a tradition of its own with regard to the decorum and decency of its student teachers.
" Avanavan Atmasukhathinacharippava Aparanu sukhathinayvarenam " (Let the practices for our well-being be beneficial for others)
" Vidya Kondu Prabhudharaakuvin "(Be enlightened through Education)
Land Total area 4.44 Acres in Moothakunnam Village, owned by HMDP Sabha, Vadakekkara Panchayath, Ernakulam District.