Sacred Heart College (Autonomous), Kochi, is a premier institution of higher education affiliated to the Mahatma Gandhi University, Kerala, India. Established in 1944 by the Carmelites of Mary Immaculate (CMI), a catholic religious order for men, the college aims at the fashioning of an enlightened society founded on a relentless pursuit of excellence and a secular outlook combined with a firm faith in God.
Over the years, the SH college has established itself a frontrunner in the quest for excellence, both in the academic and co-curricular fields. In the year 2000, the college was accredited by the National Accreditation and Assessment Council (NAAC) at the Five Star level, and in 2013 it was reaccredited at the A level. With its 14 undergraduate and 15 postgraduate programmes, and a range of diploma and certificate courses, the college has been in a quest to stay abreast of the ever expanding academic frontiers.As a crowning glory for its history of academic and non-academic achievements, the institution obtained autonomous status in June 2014. The college is celebrating its platinum jubilee in 2018-19.