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 first in Asia under Christian Management. It was also the first engineering college to be affiliated to the Mahatma Gandhi 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 Humanities &Science.
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 resulted in making Mar Athanasius College of Engineering a renowned centre of knowledge and technological expertise.
The campus is spread over 25.3 hectares of land. The built up area is 12765.51 sq.m which comprises instructional, administrative and amenities. A large area of 14036.7 sq.m. is being is occupied by the workshops and laboratories. The various playgrounds take up an area of around 20000 sq.m.