Welcome to CAPE.
The Co-operative Academy of Professional Education (Kerala) was formed to establish Educational Institutions in various professional fields to provide facilities for Education and Training. The Co-operative Academy of Professional Education is promoted by the Co-operation Department of the Government of Kerala and is an autonomous society under Government of Kerala. The Society is registered under the Travancore-Cochin Literary, Scientific and Charitable Societies Act, 1955 on the basis of the Memorandum of Association and the Rules as approved by the Government of Kerala.
The establishment of our first institution was in the year 1999. The first institution started was College of Engineering, Vadakara. Under CAPE there are 9 Engineering Colleges, a Management Institute and a Finishing School apart from a Hospital at Punnapra. The institutions are: College of Engineering, Vadakara, College of Engineering, Perumon, College of Engineering, Trikaripur, College of Engineering, Thalassery, College of Engineering, Kidangoor, College of Engineering & Management, Punnapra, College of Engineering, Pathanapuram, College of Engineering, Aranmula, College of Engineering, Muttathara, Institute of Management & Technology (IMT), Punnapra, Kerala Institute of Making the Best (KIMB), Punnapra and Sagara Hospital, Punnapra.
All the Engineering Colleges are fully established with sprawling campuses of over 25 acres, well equipped labs and workshop, well stocked library, highly qualified and experienced faculty, career guidance and placement cell and transport facilities.
The overwhelming public response to its educational mission has inspired CAPE to present to the community its business school, the Institute of Management and Technology (IMT) at Punnapra which is affiliated to Kerala University. The first batch of MBA students were admitted during the academic year 2009-2010. The CAPE finishing school, Kerala Institute of Making the Best (KIMB) also started at Punnapra which is set to be the best finishing school in Kerala.
Excellence is the watchword in all our endeavors and our staff and students strive for attaining it through hard work, perseverance and dedication.