Vidya Academy of Science & Technology (VAST), Thrissur - Campus & Infrastructure

Thrissur (Kerala)   Estd : 2003 Approved by : AICTE Type : Private

Infrastructure

The main college building is divided into 4 blocks namely: Main block, North block , South block and Decennial Block.Total building area is 41393.20 m2 (445391.00 Sq feet).Separate in-campus hostels are provided for men and women with spacious, well-furnished rooms. Common rooms offer TV, games, music, telephone, reading and internet facilities. Also provided are services of dining, laundry facilities and 24-hours security.996 computers are connected using campus LAN and to the Internet.

  • Area 5 Acres
  • Buit up area 4 Acres
  • Classroom 50
  • Sports Grounds 1

Facilities

Hostels

Vidya Academy of Science & Technology VAST Thrissur, 55 Boys hostels and 95 Girls Hostels are available for it's students with facilities including Mess, Lib, Medical Fac., Music, Shopping, wifi, Cupboards Availability, Bed, Mattress, Table, Chair, Tv room, Badminton Court, TT Room, Carom Board, Volleyball Ground, Intercom

BOYS HOSTEL
No. of Hostels 3
Capacity 55
GIRLS HOSTEL
No. of Hostels 3
Capacity 95

Students Activities & Clubs

Innovation & Entrepreneurship Development Centre(IEDC)

An Entrepreneurship Development club is functioning in this Institute to inculcate the culture of entrepreneurship among the students and to equip them with the skills, techniques and confidence to act as torch bearers of “Enterprise” for the new generation. Formally inaugurated on 05/08/2005 by Mr IK Ayyappan, General Manager, District Industries Centre, Thrissur, the club has around 300 student members. One of the main objectives of the club is to change the mindset on the negative attitude prevailing in the state for taking up entrepreneurship as a career.The EDC & Startup has been converted to IEDC VAST on 16-11-2016.

Objectives of IEDC

  • Creation of Entrepreneurship Development Cell  is on continuous basis  to help create value added jobs and services.
  • Fostering the entrepreneurial spirit. Create Awareness about Technology Incubation and Commercialization of R & D products and processes.
  • Developing tools for Technology Transfer.
  • Promote small & medium industries.
  • Assistance to existing incubates by way of specialized services e.g patenting, "Copyright" arrangement of venture capital, helping towards marketing of products & processes awareness.

Sports Club

The activities and facilities of the college Physical Education Department competes with all the leading institutions in the State. The functioning of the Department emphasize on the wholesome development of the fellow students.

Rotaract Club

The student chapter of Rotaract Club International is functioning in the college aiming at the Self development, Youth Networking and Social Services. And the college chapter was honored with the Best up coming new club, Best Project for the year 2008-09 among Group IV District 3201.

Green Club

A 'GREEN CLUB' has been formed with the intention to popularize the use of bicycles amongst the staff and students of Vidya Academy of Science & Technology. Apart from helping to reduce pollution, it provides an excellent form of exercise, which is much needed in our present day life styles. Cycles are kept at various centres from wherein the members can draw, use and deposit them at their convenience. The intention of the club is to promote clean environment, health, spread the concept of good health and maximize the users. The membership fees is a meagre Rs 100/- for a year. The drive has been an unprecedented success.

Vidya Literary and Debating Club

Education aims at attainment of perfection. And Technical Education should not turn a deaf ear to the literary bend of mind of individuals. Besides, with the global situation of today, professionals need must develop their linguistic skills as well, especially English. Vidya Literary and Debating club provides students with an opportunity to foster the inherent literary and linguistic skills.