St. Thomas College of Advanced Studies is owned and managed by the St. Thomas Mar Thoma Church, Parackathanam, Mallappally,alead parish of Malankara Mar Thoma Syrian Church-a Christian Minority Community. The College is affiliated to the Mahatma Gandhi University, Kottayam. Started in 2014, the College towers as a centre of learning and is located at Parackathanam, a hill top with pristine beauty. The College aims to focus on academic excellence. The institution strives for the formation of character of its students. Trust in God and adherence to truth are values expected to be disseminated. The College endeavors to produce intellectually well-trained, morally upright, socially conscious and spiritually inspired young men and women. This temple of knowledge strives to inculcate values like compassion, kindness, gentleness and humanity among the students.