The College is named after our heavenly Patron, Saint Kuriakose Elias Chavara, the Co-founder of the Congregation of the Carmelites of Mary Immaculate (CMI), is our source of inspiration. His glorious vision of moulding new generation through education deeply rooted in the faith in God and love of humanity, is taken up by our institutions and we take pride in discharging this noble responsibility.
The congregation of the Carmelites of Mary Immaculate (CMI), one of the leading educational agencies in India, believes that education is the main spring of integral formation of the human person for the fulfillment of his /her individual and social responsibilities. The society, therefore, undertakes rendering of this prime service, based on love of God and service to the mankind as modelled in Jesus Christ, in a background of Indian heritage so as to produce an integral person. In pursuance of the above general objectives of education, the college has been defining its objectives from time to time. The following are the objectives of K. E. College that form the flesh and blood of this Prestigious Institution:-
1) To create a just and human society where dignity of the human person is respected, where unjust social structures are challenged, where our cultural heritage of Ahimsa, Religious Harmony and National Integration are upheld and where the poor and the marginalized are specially taken care of.
2) To form leaders who are intellectually competent, spiritually mature, morally upright, psychologically integrated, physically healthy and socially acceptable, who will champion the cause of justice, love , truth and peace.
3) To promote the acquisition of scholarship and communicative skills in the students through research oriented projects and extra -curricular activities.
4) To prepare the youth for the 21st century, which brings the prospects of international brotherhood, environmental consciousness, gender justice and highly advanced technologies.
For the accomplishment of the above goals the college is putting in special efforts to enable the students to strive for excellence in every field, to seek and apply knowledge to the solutions of problems, to value and use their freedom responsibly, to be clear and firm on principles and values and to be unselfish in rendering services, through a team of teachers who are active, dedicated, competent and humane in dealings.