Pazhassi Raja college, Pulpally-a first grade college affiliated to Calicut University was started by the Pazhassi Raja Educational Society .The Founder manager of the college is Sri.T.U.Jacob, who was the President of the Pazhassi Raja Educational Society .The college started functioning on the 20th October 1982 when Prof. O.Sooryanarayanan who came on deputation from the Government service assumed the charge of the Principal.
the month of July 1992, the management of the college was
transfered to the Catholic Diocese of Bathery, under
the Patronage of His Grace Dr.Cyril Mar Baselios the
then Bishop of Bathery diocese and Rev.Fr.Varghese Maliekkal
was the manager. After him Rev.Fr.Jacob Chundakkattu took
over as the Manager of the college. After him Rev. Fr. Mathew
Kandathil took over as the Manager of the college. After him
Fr. Eldho Puthankandathil took over as the Manager of the
college. At present Most Rev. Dr. Joseph Mar Thomas occupies
the position of the Manager. Now the college has grown
in a tremendous way. Under the new management, the college
is flying to better heights of glory and fame.