S.D.V. College of Arts and Applied Science, Sanathanapuram, Alappuzha, under the Sanatana Dharma Vidyasala, was established in 2013. It is a self financing educational institution affiliated to the University of Kerala and recognised by the Government of Kerala. It is the sixth educational institution that comes into existence under the Sanatana Dharma Vidyasala, a non-profitmaking organization registered under the Companies Act, which owns and manages the Sanatana Dharma College, SDV High School for Girls, SDV High School for Boys, SDV English MediumHSS (CBSE), SDV Boys’ HSS. The institution offers career-related graduate courses in B.ComTourism & Travel Management, B.Com with Computer Application; B.Sc. Bio-Technology (Multi-Major),B.A. Journalism,Mass Communication & Video Production and BA English and Communicative English under the Choice Based Credit and SemesterSystem (CBCSS) of University of Kerala. The eco-friendly campus equipped with modern amenities and smart class rooms coupled with experienced and well-qualified teaching faculty offers a unique learning experience for the students.

Vision: To develop the institution into a centre of excellence in higher education which can mould intellectually strong, emotionally fit and ecologically aware young minds capable of  Taking up contemporary relevant careers  Protecting social justice and human rights.

Mission: Graduate education is more than getting a degree- it is about paving career paths and fostering research aptitude and advance learning. We strive to provide academic programmes that will empower students to take up professions in a globalised society which has been witnessing rapid changes over the past few years. The career-related under-graduate courses, offered by the SDV College of Arts and Applied Science, takes the conventional Arts, Science and Commerce courses to the level of a cutting edge professional course. With a perceptive blend of theoretical and practical training, the courses are designed as a platform for  students to shape their careers. The innovative and inspiring teaching methods adopted by the institution endeavor to blend new age technology with traditional wisdom. Our efforts are channeled to provide high quality instruction coupled with supportive and caring learning environment.