Started in the Year 1995, affiliated to the Kannur University, Mary Matha Arts & Science College is a Government-Aided College, managed by the Roman Catholic Diocese of Mananthavady. There are Eight Under Graduate Programs (B.A. Functional English, B.Sc. Mathematics, Zoology, Computer Science, Physics, Chemistry, B. Com with Computer Applications and B.A. Social Science- Economics), Two Post Graduate Programme in Mathematics and Computer Science, Five Research Programs leading to M. Phil. & Ph.D. in Mathematics (Kannur University), Malayalam (Kannur University), Zoology (Kannur University), Computer Science (Kannur University) and Physical Education (Kannur University) and Two Research Centres in Mathematics and Zoology.