Sreekrishnapuram V. T. Bhattathiripad college has six teaching departments primaraly focusing on UG and PG programmes. Department of Sanskrit, the first UG department of this college was established in 1984 with the introduction of BA Sanskrit followed by the sanction of BA History programme in 1993 which led to the formation of the Department of History.
Catering to the need of the students from science stream, B.Sc. Mathematics was approved in 1995. This is the only science programme offered at the UG level by this college.
The growing importance of commerce in the educational arena gave birth to the Department of Commerce with the introduction of the B.Com programme in 1998. In recent times BBA and M.Com programmes have been appended to this department. In 1999, BA Economics Department was incorporated with the introduction of BA Forigh Trade & Practice.
The first PG department of Sreekrishnapuram V. T. Bhattathiripad college, the Department of Computer Science, started functioning in 2001 with M.Sc. Computer Science programme.