Founded by the Society of Jesus (Jesuits) in 1963, the College offers courses in M A (Sociology), MSW (Masters in Social Work) and MAPM (Masters in Personnel Management). The College is affiliated to the University of Kerala and is a recognized research centre of the University. The Centre prepares students for Ph.D. in Social Sciences and takes up sponsored research projects. A full-fledged Extension Services, Loyola Extension Services (LES) is unique feature of the College. The LES acts as the Social Lab of the College.