Year of Establishment: 1948

  • Experienced faculty with rich content and knowledge.
  • Experienced and scholarly well sought after resource persons
  • Well acclaimed creative and critical writers
  • High pass percentage
  • Well stacked library with latest books
  • Our faculties are creative writers. They have published a good number of books, written articles in various publications, edited books, etc.
  • Some of our faculties are research guides of the other research centres of University of Kerala. These guides motivate and provide research facilities to our students.
  • Facility with modern teaching aids in the class room.

Study Programmes Offered

  1. B.A.Malayalam (Started in 1958)
  2. M.A. Malayalam(Started in 1964)
  3. Ph.D. (Started in 2018)

Recent Academic Achievements

1C.ReshmaThird Rank in M.A. Malayalam2015-16
2Ajeesh.G.DethanFirst Rank in B.A. Malayalam2015-16
3S. SaranyaFirst Rank in M.A. Malayalam2013-14
4Manu SidharthSecond Prize in Skit and Mime in University Level2009-10
5Drisya GopiBest Actress Award,  University  of Kerala Drama Fest2011-12
6 Upasana S N First Rank in M.A. Malayalam 2014-15
7Nithya M N Second Rank in M.A. Malayalam2014-2015
8 Athul Babu A BFirst Prize in Chenda,  Kerala University Youth Festival 2014-15

    Dr M S Suchithra HoD, Associate Professor

      Dr S Jayan Assistant Professor

        Dr Smitha Prakash Assistant Professor

          Adheesh U Assistant Professor

            Sreeja N Assistant Professor

              Rekha S Assistant Professor

                Preetha V K Assistant Professor

                  Dr M S Biju Assistant Professor

                    Rakhi R Assistant Professor

                    PUBLICATIONS (2009 ONWARDS)

                    1Sanal Kumar K.V. (2013) Metacriticism. Holistic Thought, Vol. 12, July-Dec 2013. National
                    2Anithakumary T. (2009) Harihathadarshanan Vishnu Namboodiriyude kavithakalil Granthalokam. Holistic Thought, Vol. 59, February 2009. National
                    3Anithakumary T. (2009) Thalappavu, Vinganakairali, Vol. 40. National
                    4Anithakumary T. (2009) Thiraskritharude Lokam, Granthalokam, Vol. 59. National
                    5Anithakumary T. (2009) Aagolakalathe Rahman Ssangeetham, Holistic Thought, Vol. 8. National
                    6Anithakumary T. (2010) Paurushathinte Bhavabhedanagal, Holistic Thought, Vol. 9. National
                    7Anithakumary T. (2010). Vailoppilliyude Sthree Snakalppam, Granthalokam, Vol 60 National
                    8Anithakumary T. (2011) Rekhapeduthatha Rachanakal, Vinganakairali. National
                    9Anithakumary T. (2013) Chalachithrathile Bhasha-Samskaravum Swadeenavum, Holistic Thought, Vol. 12. National

                    Books edited

                    Dr. T. Anithakumary:

                    A.R. Rahman Vismaya Sangeetham Olive Books, Kozhikodu
                    Udayaragam Mathrubhoomi books, Kozhikodu
                    Malayala Bhashayum Agolavalkaranavum University of Kerala
                    Mohanlal Padanangal J.R. Books, Kottayam
                    Madhavikkuttiyude Kavithakal: Penvayana Olive Books, Kozhikodu
                    Manorama Year Book Manorama, Kottayam
                    Penrathikal Olive Books, Kozhikodu

                    Dr. P.C. Roy:

                    K. P. Appan Haritham Books, Kozhikodu


                    The Department of Malayalam is not a recognized Research Centre. But the faculty are engaged
                    in research activities.

                    Research Supervisors

                    1. Dr. K.V. Sanal Kumar

                    2. Dr. M.S. Suchithra

                    3. Dr. P.C. Roy

                    Ongoing Research Activities (Ph. D)

                    Sl NoSuprevisorNature of researchResearch Scholar
                    1Dr. P.C. RoyFull-TimeRanju ,Reeja , Leen Raj , Synanda P. Nair
                    Part-timeRatheesh , N. Sreeja
                    2Dr. M.S Suchithra Part-timeSmitha Prakash ,Mini B.
                    Full-Timesandhya S.

                     Minor Research Project (UGC Sponsored )

                    SL NoInvestigatorTitle of the ProjectPeriod YrsAmount
                    1Dr. K.V sanal KumarMalayalam Litt & Fine Arts : Mutual Illumination & Interrelations of Forms & Themes2013-2015100000/-
                    2Dr. M.S SuchithraThe Cultural Heritage of Kollam District : Ahistorical and Ontological Quest2013-201575,000/-

                     Major Research Project (UGC Sponsored )

                    Sl NoInvestigatorTitle of the ProjectPeriod Yrs Amount
                    1Dr. T .Anitha KumaryFolk Elements in Malayalam Cinema2013-20154,66,200/-