The department of Malayalam was established together with the starting of the college in 1964. The degree course in Malayalam language and literature started on 17-09-2001, Sri. Xavier Padanilam was the first HOD.

Major Highlights
  • In the years 2005, 2007,2009 and 2010 the students from the department achieved top in B A Malayalam among all the universities in Kerala and bagged prestigious award instituted by Kadakkavoor Panchayath
  • Keraleeyam (Heritage Museum) which consists of articles of historical and cultural importance.
  • Separate Computer Lab for students of Malayalam department to learn Malayalam computing
  • Film Library : Consists of more than 100 films ( classical and popular)
  • Department Library : With 3994 books.
  • journals and periodicals
  • Reading room facility
  • Folklore club (member of Kerala Folklore Academy)
  • Literary club