Mar Baselios Christian College of Engineering and Technology was established in the year 2001 and is affiliated to Mahatma Gandhi University. The college is approved by All India Council of Technical Education (AICTE). It is a self-financed engineering college run by the Malankara Orthodox Syrian Church in Kerala. The College has continued its advancement as a centre for learning and public service coupled with excellent university exam results, high profile campus placements and cultural activities. The college is situated on a 77 acre campus amidst tea gardens at Pothuppara in the picturesque Peermade hill station, 80 km from Kottayam. The peace and tranquility of the campus is ideal for spiritual and intellectual pursuits. This echo friendly and Zero pollution ever green campus comes within the catchment area of Periyar Reservoir, a place that is completely devoid of modern day hassles. The college provides good infrastructure facilities such as Library, Canteen, Computer Centre, Conference Hall, Gym & Health Club, Laboratories, Workshop, Sports, Gymnasium, Transport, Hostel accomodation. A separate placement and training cell is actively functioning in the college. The department provides unique placement assistance for each and every student depending on the individual taste and preferences. Training activities include induction programme for freshers, communication, motivation and soft skill development training for all students. The college offers job placement to the students in world class reputed companies like Allsec Technologies, STC Technologies, Sun Infosys, Southerland Global Services, Procsys etc.
The college offers undergradute course in Computer Science & Engineering, Electrical & Electronics Engineering, Electronics & Communication Engineering, Civil Engineering and Mechanical Engineering.