The College of Applied Science, Ayalur managed by Institute of Human Resources Development (IHRD), a Kerala Government Undertaking is situated in Ayalur village opposite to Ayalur Panchayat Office at a distance of 5 KMs from Nemmara Town in Palakkad district. This is a self-financing institution and is affiliated to the University of Calicut, following the Choice Based Credit and Semester System(CCSS). Established in July 2012 -by upgrading The Technical Higher Secondary School , Ayalur – the college offers UG programs in B.Sc. Electronics, B. Sc. Computer Science and B Com with Computer Application.