Malayalam was a part of the curriculum right from the inception days of the college. A Degree course in Malayalam (Vocational) was started in 1998. The Department started offering M.A. Malayalam Degree from 2014. The Department is an acclaimed Research Centre of the M. G. University from 2008 vide order no. 2072/Ac. A vi/2008/Acad dated 17.05. 2008.