1953- the year of the foundation of Nirmala College is written in letters of gold in the annals of the history of Muvattupuzha. When Higher Education was a rosy dream to many, especially to the less affluent, the establishment of a First Grade college within easy reach was indeed a God sent boon and the entire people living in and around Muvattupuzha Taluk benefited hugely from this great temple of learning. Nirmala college, owned and managed by the Diocese of Kothamangalam became first grade in 1955. The successive years witnessed the growth of the institution in leaps and bounds and it is now heading to greater heights of quality and excellence. At present there are 14 Post-Graduate courses, 16 Degree courses and and 6 Doctoral Departments. With the right kind of ammunition in the armory, the college presently occupies a distinct position amongst institutions of higher learning in Kerala and has indeed created a niche for itself through its excellent efforts in establishing traditions of academic as well as moral standards. Nirmala College of Computer Science is a self financing wing of Nirmala College. It offers MCA course started in the year 2002 with the batch strength of 60.

"Achieving academic excellence for technological advancement of the society"

The college aims at the integral development of personality coupled with integrity of character based on Christian ideals. Though instituted primarily to satisfy the educational needs of the Christian community, its portals are ever open to all and it strives to cater to the needs of everyone, irrespective of caste and creed.

The Department of Computer Science is the heir to a princely heritage of academic excellence. The MCA programme was started in the Golden Jubilee year 2002-03. The MCA programme  is of three years duration with two semesters for each year. This programme with a batch strength of 60 students is approved by AICTE, New Delhi and is affiliated to M.G. University, Kottayam. The MCA programme offered by the department maintains the superlative standards of academic excellence sustained by the college.
The newly built MCA block was blessed by Rt. Rev. Dr. George Punnakottil, Patron in the year 2011-12. In the academic year 2014-15, the department got affiliation for the new course MCA (Lateral), a two year programme with batch strength of 60 students. The 2 year MCA programme with the strength of 60 students is converted to 3 year programme in academic year 2019-20 resulting a total strength of 120 students in the MCA Regular programme.
By the year 2019, 15 MCA Batches and 4 MCA (Lateral) batches were passed out with flying colors.
The faculty blends superbly the experience and expertise of luminaries with the drive, dynamism and innovation of youngsters, the depth and width of knowledge of academicians and the practical wisdom of professional managers.