The Department of Malayalam, Government College, Nedumangad came to existence in the year 1981. Classes were offered under Part II Second Language for the two year Pre Degree Courses and three year BA / B Sc / B Com degree courses.
B.A. Malayalam Programme was started in 2012.
MA Malayalam programme was started in 2018.
At present, the department consists of Nine faculty members. The Department is very vibrant and active department with young and qualified teachers and uses advanced technology for teaching and learning. The department could proudly be a part of the academic success of the college by attaining very good result and also involving in various extracurricular activities that assist the students to move forward in their future life. The Department fostered literary taste and talent among its students and the general public through Seminars and workshops in which all the eminent writers, critics, painters and performing artists of Kerala participated.