About MACE

Mar Athanasius College of Engineering pioneered engineering education in central Kerala in 1961. Managed by Mar Athanasius College Association, Aided by the Government of Kerala, the college was the first in Asia under Christian Management. It was also the first engineering college affiliated to Mahatma Gandhi University and is now affiliated to APJ Abdul Kalam Technological University. MACE, as it is popularly known, has grown by leaps and bounds since. It now has six full-fledged departments apart from the two auxiliary departments of Mathematics and Science and Humanities.

Our Patron

The Patron Saint of the institution is His Grace Paulose Mar Athanasius, whose blessings have been instrumental in the great strides taken by the college. We salute the noble and philanthropic founders whose untiring efforts have made Mar Athanasius College of Engineering a renowned centre of knowledge and technological expertise.


Excellence in education through resource integration.


The institution is committed to transform itself into a centre of excellence in Technical Education upholding the motto
"Knowledge is Power"
This is to be achieved by imparting quality education to mould technically competent professionals with moral integrity, ethical values and social commitment, and by promoting innovative activities in the thrust areas emerging from time to time.