About Us

Grace College Of Education.

Grace Educational and Charitable Trust was established under the ideal man of our founder Dr. S. Barns Joy MBBS., DFM., FCGP., the Managing Trustee. Grace College of Education was founded in the year 2008 with the vision of committing itself to share the social-ethos of uplifting the fellow brethren by providing them an opportunity to enter the citadel of higher education and come out in flying colors to smoothly sail in this world amidst storms and turbulences. The motto of our college is "Serve the Community with Grace" that mirrors our spirit that keeps alive the flame of wisdom and virtue burning in our hearts spreading the beacon of light to teaching community at large. Grace College of Education, Padanthalumoodu primarily aims at training Graduates and Post-graduates in Teacher Education, without any discriminating policy, that pulls down the integrated growth of our multi- lingual- cultural and religious Indian sub continent. We admit all the eligible candidates who step into our temple of learning. We leave not any stone unturned to cater to the awaiting multitude of student community at intranational and international plane. Our college is situated at padanthalumoodu amidst lush greenery enjoying good climatic conditions, at a distance of 5kms, from Marthandam Junction, parallel to NH 47, with travel friendly round –the – clock road service. Our college is recognized by the National Council for Teacher Education, New Delhi and is affiliated to Tamil Nadu Teachers Education University, Chennai. We have a band of qualified, experienced and dedicated staff who unfold their gleaming potentials with a research perspective to quench the learning appetite of the budding teacher-educators.


To establish institutions to bring out morally sound, educationally worthy and socially productive men to cater the society


  • To provide high quality education to the students
  • To provide excellent infrastructure and environment
  • To create opportunities for their development
  • To encourage innovation and creativity among the students
  • To promote value education


Responsibility, Creativity, Honesty, sincerity, Punctuality, dedication and truthfulness are the values being followed in all activities of the institution.


Our spirit that keeps alive the flame of wisdom and virtue burning in our hearts, spreading the beacon of light to our succeeding breed of dedicated teachers, our college motto “SERVE THE COMMUNITY WITH GRACE”


  • To promote higher education and to develop educational Excellency
  • To promote teacher education to all the parts of the society
  • To enable the students to attain the goals in their life
  • To develop self learning and self evaluation
  • To maintain integrated educational system
  • To provide better skill of teaching.