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Milestones

1967 The Inception of Vimala College
1967 Sr. Stella Maria takes charge as the first Principal
1968 Completion of the College Auditorium    
1968 Publication of the Inaugural Issue of the College Magazine
1968 Introduction of the B. A. Malayalam and B. Sc Home Science Course
1969 The first NCC unit takes form.
1970 Introduction of the book binding section
1971 Introduction of the NSS
1972 Establishment of the Community Extension Centre
1973 Implementation of COSIP (College Science Improvement Programme in Vimala)
1973 Construction of the College Health Centre
1974 Introduction of new Vocational Courses- Journalism, Secretarial Practice and Certificate Course in Home Making
1974 The Health Centre begins functioning
1975 Introduction of the B. Com Course
1975 Institution of the Leo Trophy in honour of Rev. Sr. Leo, the Vice Principal of Vimala
1976 Vimala holds its first Convocation
1977 Vimala selected by the University for “Quality Education and Leadership”
1978 Vimala selected as the ‘Lead College’ by the UGC
1978 Inauguration of the College Library
1979 Construction of the Indoor Stadium
1979 Introduction of the PDC Commerce Batch
1979 The Department of English recognized as the Research Centre affiliated to the University of Calicut
1980 Foundation stone laid for the Prayer Hall ‘Aradhyam’
1980 Introduction of the M. Com Course
1981 Inauguration of the Indoor Stadium
1981 Introduction of the B. Sc Statistics Course
1981 Institution of Sr. Philomine Trophy
1982 Introduction of the National Adult Education Programme
1990 The introduction of the ‘Best Literary Artist of the Year’ award in honour of Dr. Sr. Cleopatra, the retired HOD of English
1991 Inauguration of the Silver Jubilee Year
1991 Inauguration of Silver Jubilee Seminar Hall
1992 Pope John Paul II imparts his apostolic blessings on Vimala on the occasion of the Silver Jubilee
1992 Institution of the Sr. Canisia Rolling Trophy
1995 Implementation of the tutorial system as per the UGC codes
1996 Blessing of the Chavara Block by Bishop Mar Joseph Kundukulam
1996 Dr. Kiran Bedi IPS inaugurates the new MSW course
1996 Institution of the ‘Star of Vimala’ contest in honour of Sr. Stella Maria
1997 Introduction of the Vimala Computer Academy
1998 Introduction of the M. Sc Physics course
1998 Introduction of Family Counseling Centre
1999 Introduction of the B. Sc Computer Science Course
1999 Inauguration of the New Library Extension Block and the Centralization of the Post Graduate Departmental Libraries
2000 The Self Study Report of the College submitted to the NAAC
2000 A Non Residential Centre set up for the students
2000 The new Creative Centre begins functioning
2001 NAAC honours Vimala with Five Star accreditation
2002 Formal launch of the CASP Project
2002 Vimala publishes its first Quarterly Newsletter “Vimala Rhythms”
2003 Rev. Fr. E. J. Thomas Rtd. Principal, Loyola College Trivandrum inaugurates the MA Sociology Course.
2003 Total Computerization of Vimala Library with Bar Code System
2004 Dr. Usha Chandrashekhar of Avinashilingam Deemed University inaugurates the new M. Sc course in Nutrition and Dietetics
2004 The Governor His Excellency R. L. Bhatia inaugurates the Sociological Conference of Kerala Sociological Society in Vimala
2004 Inauguration of the Legal Aid Clinic
2004 Hon. Speaker Therambil Ramakrishnan inaugurates Childline
2005 The CD of Vimala Anthem is released by playback singer Sayanora
The CD of the Campus Film “Jalagangal” is released by Hon. Corporation Mayor Sri Radhakrishnan
2005 Dr. V. A. Joseph Chairman and C. O. of South Indian Bank Trichur inaugurates the new Add- On Courses
2005 Hon. Vice Chancellor of Calicut University, Dr. Abdul Iqbal Hussain, inaugurates the Innovative Programme ‘Therapeutic Counseling’
2005 Inauguration of the Red Cross Society Unit
2006 Hon. Speaker Therambil Ramakrishnan inaugurates the beginning of the Ruby Jubilee Year
2008    Inauguration of Nutritional Biochemistry Lab (Dept of Home Science) &Tissue Culture Lab (Dept. of Botany)
2008     Onsite visit of NAAC Peer team for  2nd Reassessment
2008     SAARC Theatre Festival
2009    Vimala College Reaccredited with A Grade, CGPA : 3.30 on a 4 point scale by NAAC
2009     Initiated the Education and Charitable Trust Corpus Fund
2013     Inauguration of  the Commerce Research Centre
2013   Inauguration of  the Physics Research Centre & DST-FIST Lab
2014      NAAC Peer team Onsite visit
2014        Vimala College Reaccredited with A Grade, CGPA : 3.5 on a 4 point scale by NAAC
2015       Inauguration of Vimala International Aquatics Academy
2016 Inauguration of the Golden Jubilee Year
2016 Conferred Autonomous Status
2016 Secured the status of College with potential for Excellence (CPE)
2017 Grand Finale of Golden Jubilee Celebrations
2017 Academic and Administration Audit
2017   Inauguration of Social Work Research Centre