Taliparamba Arts and Science College, located in Kanhirangad and affiliated with Kannur University, was established in 2002 by the Taliparamba Educational Co-operative Society. Initially, the college offered three undergraduate courses: B.Sc. Physics, B.Sc. Computer Science, and BBM (Bachelor of Business Management). Over the years, it has grown into a prominent institution of higher education, now providing ten undergraduate and three postgraduate courses across eight major departments.
Situated in a serene environment spread over 22 acres in Kanhirangad, which is about 5 kilometers away from Taliparamba town, the college aims to meet the educational needs of the younger generation seeking various avenues in higher education. The campus offers a tranquil ambiance conducive to learning and personal growth.
The Taliparamba Educational Co-operative Society, under which the college operates, has received recognition for its outstanding performance in the co-operative sector. It was awarded the second position in the Kerala State Best Performance Award in 2018 and the first position in 2021, showcasing its commitment to excellence. Taliparamba Arts and Science College plays a vital role in higher education in the region, empowering students with knowledge and skills for their personal and professional development.
In addition to the Arts and Science College, the society has strategically established other institutions in a cluster of buildings at its headquarters in Palayad, Taliparamba town.
1. LBS Centre for Science & Technology (A joint institution with Govt. of Kerala).
2. Taliparamba Co-Operative Press.
3. Akshaya Centre.
4. Organic Fish Farming.