College of Applied Science, karthikapally (Managed by IHRD) started on 15th December 2011 with the initiative of Honorable MLA of haripad, Sri. Ramesh Chennithala, the then Director of IHRD Sri. V Subramani and the then Principal Smt. Latha P. The College situated at the heart of Karthikapally. The part of land of Govt. UPS Karthikapally is leased to IHRD for constructing own building for the college. The college is a boon to poor village students who are living in coastal Area of Haripad and near by places. The college is situated in Chingoli Village, Chingoli Panchayat of Karthikapally Taluk.