Peet Memorial Training College, Mavelikara was founded in 1960 by the Madhya Kerala Diocese of Church of South India in memory of Rev. Joseph Peet, who was one of the leading missionaries who came to India. He came to Mavelikara in 1836 not only to spread the gospel, but also to uplift the downtrodden. He was mainly instrumental in popularizing education in Mavelikara and its suburbs.
The college has been rendering service in the field of teacher education by offering UG course in Education (B.Ed) and PG course (M.Ed). The college is a Govt. Aided minority institution, affiliated to the University of Kerala recognized by the National Council for Teacher Education (NCTE) and UGC, re-accredited by NAAC with A grade.
The college is equipped with the most modern infrastructure in tune with the requirements of the new era.