Mary Matha Arts & Science College is one of the premier self financing minority institutions affiliated to Kannur University, catering to the needs of higher education in Malabar region. The college was established in the year 2003 and is managed by The Mary Matha Educational Trust under the aegis of St. Mary’s Forance Church, Alakode. The Archbishop of  Thalassery is the Patron and the Vicar of St. Mary’s Forance Church is the Manager. The college offers 6 UG and 2 PG courses.