Govt. Arts and Science College, Kondotty, started in 2013 as per GO.(m.s) No.565/13/H.E.D dt:17/08/2013 is located in a remote village called Vilayil which is about 12 KMs away from Kondotty town and 15 KMs far from the Calicut International Airport. It is affiliated to the University of Calicut, is offering five degree programs including two conventional degrees and three job oriented new generation programs . There are, at present, five major departments offering programs leading to graduation in Functional English, Mathematics, Urdu with Computer application and Multi –lingual DTP and Tourism and Hotel Management. The number of intakes for all programs is 24 save B.Com in which the strength is forty.
In 2013-14 budget, Govt of Kerala, announced its intention to establish new Arts and Science colleges in those assembly constituencies where there is no such colleges. Government identified 22 such assembly constituencies in Kerala and Kondotty Assembly Constituency was one among them. Thus the enthusiastic Mohammed Unni Haji, MLA of Kondotty Constituency approached government to issue orders to establish the college. Dr. K Abdul Hameed, retired Principal, EMEA College of Arts and Science, Kondotty was ,thus,appointed as the Special Officer.
Five UG courses were sanctioned and the college started functioning in a temporary building (Maluharul Islam Secondary Madrassa, Cheriyaparambu) on September 12, 2013 with a total of 136 students. Regular classes were commenced on Sept 23, 2013. On 28, 2013 the first PTA meeting was held and committee was formed. At the beginning stage itself, students were given qualitative education and intensive training in extracurricular activities.
Another milestone in the history of the college is the appointment of the first Principal Prof. K Jayakumar in 2013. After his tenor, Dr. AK Abdul Gafoor was appointed as the principal in charge. The second permanent principal was Dr. Kunheenkutty who got transferred to Government college Malappuram in September ,2014. The college has evolved itself as a promising centre of learning and education under the excellent leadership of these leaders. Dr. Surendran Nair is the present principal of the college.