V.R. Krishnan Ezhuthachan, in whose memory the college is named, was a veteran freedom fighter, legendary Congress leader, a fighting peasant leader, a patriarch in Gandhian constructive programme, Bhishmacharya in co-operative movement, a prudent editor with extraordinary journalistic skill, and above all a prolific writer in both Malayalam and English. He was the founder General secretary of Cochin state Prajamandalam - the political arm of congress party in the erstwhile Cochin native state before independence and also the founder editor of "Deenabandhu" the official organ of Congress party before and after independence. He was the architect of Congress party in erstwhile Cochin sate in to a truly mass based party, unlike in erstwhille Malabar district and pricely state of Travancore
He had authored many outstanding scholarly books including his own autobiography which won may laurels.
He had a glittering academic record, a gold medalist in S.S.L.C. stidied intermediate availing merit scholarship and passed B.A. Economics with first class and rank from Madras University. He took law degree(BL) with 1st rank from Trivandrum Govt. Law College and 3rd rank in Madras University in 1933. He was the first law graduate from Ezhuthachan community in Cochin.
His Guru in social and political field was his own father - in - law, a titan in socio- political field in erstwhile Cochin state Vakil. P. Kumaran Ezhuthachan - an active parliamentarian, five time member in Cochin State legislative council, a stormy politician and a crusading activist - Architect of Modern Cochin. Mr. Krishnan Ezhuthachan's parliamentary track record was unique and unparalleled; hewas a member in Cochin state legislative council and member of erstwhile Travancore- Cochin assembly representing Nenmara where the law college is situated.
When the Ezhuthachan educational society for human resources development got administrative sanction and NOC from Kerala Government to start a new law colleg at Elavanchery, Nenmara, Palakkad Dt. the society named it " V. R. Krishnan Ezhuthachan Law College " as a fitting memorial to the great leader.
V.R. Krishnan Ezhuthachan Law College, Elavanchery, started functioning from academic year from 2014-2015 with Prof. Radha G. Nair as Principal. She is a veteran in legal education, former Principal of Govt. Law College Kozhikode and Thrissur for seven years.
Welcome to V.R Krishnanezhuthachan Law College, Elavanchery, Palakkad.
V.R. Krishnanezhuthachan Law College fulfills a very important objective i.e, promoting Society relevant legal Education. Our target is to equip the scholar with the knowledge and critical understanding of various aspects of Laws and responsibilities to the Students.
The college is named after the freedom fighter and Ex. MLA Sri V.R.Krishnanezhuthachan with the motto; “At the top, beyond the border.”
We have undertaken the best of new initiative to help and enhance the learning of experience of our scholars. Education at V.R Krishnanezhuthachan Law College provides a wide spectrum of instructions not comparable to legal Education elsewhere. We are concerned with the propagation of Law as a Socio- cultural phenomenon.
We try to inculcate in every student a sense of responsibility towards Society and respect for human life besides developing in them the highest standards of professional behavior and personal integrity.
1. Moot Court:
We have setup a spacious moot court
We are conducting debates, quizzing etc for the students in order to inculcate in them a sense of confidence and integrity.
2. Anti ragging squad:
Our students themselves play an active role in sensitizing the students especially first years. A Dedicated cell has been set up to look in to complaints relating to ragging.
Ragging is strictly prohibited
3. Student governance:
We take student governance security. In every semester we allot the responsibilities of every programme to the monitors and they are allowed to talk on the dias so as to inculcate in them self confidence. We give a good platform and opportunities to the students. One of the best perks of V.R Krishnanezhuthachan Law College is we create chances for the students to interact with judges.
Visitors and parents often like our campus with its variety of trees,shrubs, ponds with full of water all the time. Our campus and canteen are located in an area with calm serene and pollution free atomosphere of scenic beauty. Our canteen works from 7.30 AM to 7.30 PM . Food is much better than you would expect from a usual hotel. The food is tasty and edible, snacks and tea are avaliable through out.
Internships are compulsory from First semester onwards for 30 working days in every year.
6. Exams and results:
This institution has good academic records. Lots of management games, Seminars, Guest lecturers, paper presentations and other social awareness programs are conducted with various vision in addition to the university curriculum to fit the students in to the latest requirements of the society.
7. Transport Facility:
V.R Krishnanezhuthachan Law College is centrally located and well connected by rail and road in the Palakkad District. The institution is on the Vadakkencherry-Govindapuram high way at Elavancherry, midway between Nemmara and Kollengod. Hardly 5.5Km from kollengode to Elavancherry and 5KM from Nemmara. Buses are available frequently to Palakkad side and Thrissur side.
8. Dress code:
We have two types of uniforms. For daily use gray pants and light colour gray shirts are used, with emblem and tag on their neck. For internship we are using uniform as prescribed by the Bar Council of India. (Black pants, Black over coat and white shirt.)
Around one thousand five hundred books are available now in the library comprising law reports reviews, periodicals etc. it includes choicest publications of text books and other resources. Internet Wi-Fi system is available
E- jourals are available and frequently used by students as well as faculties.
Education with character is the most precious investment the parents can make for the everlasting welfare of their beloved children.
Qualitative superiority of education is here…………………….the choice is yours…………….
Ms. Krishnapriya S.
( LLM )
( LLM,NET )
( LLM, NET )
( LLM )
Reshma K Kumar
( LLM )
( M.com, MBA, B.Ed, M.Phil )
Ms. Saranya N.U.
( M.com, MBA, NET )
Ms. Saranya N.U.
( M.com, MBA, NET )
We aim at high goals to impart quality legal education to nourish the young minds with knowledge of law, teach them the nuances of the legal profession and equip them to the nitty-gritty of the profession. The course has been structured in such a way that the students can opt to have a specialized knowledge and insight in the particular branch they are interested in along with the general knowledge in all other subjects. This gives them edge which is imperative in this competitive world.
- Achieving excellence in education
- Development of principled leaders
- To make a hub of innovation
- To rise legal awareness in the community for a greater social and economic justice.
- To achieve a law literate society
- Higher levels of Endeavour and achievement.