Department of Malayalam

Thunchan Memorial Govt.college started in the year 1980 to promote higher education in Malappuram district particularly in Tirur Taluk. The college is situated at Vakkad in the Vettam Gramapanchayath by the side of Tirur –Kuttayi road at a distance of 9 kms away from Tirur railway station and bus stand.The department of Malayalam has started in the very inception of the college in the year 1980.More than 150 students and 9 teachers are in the department. Our students have placed themselves as Lecturers, Teachers, and a few are working abroad in various levels. Prof. Vijayakumar N.P. is the Head of the Department..

Courses offered

    Graduate

  • BA Malayalam Language and Literature

    Post-Graduate

  • MA Malayalam Language and Literature

Contact us:

PG Department of Malayalam
T.M.Government College
Vakkad–PO, Tirur
Malappuram, Kerala, INDIA–676502
Phone:- 9645932206

Staff profile

Name : Mr.VIJAYAKUMAR N P
Designation : Asst. professor
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    • Name :Mr.VIJAYAKUMAR N P
      Designation : Asst. professor
      Qualifications : M A, M.Phil NET
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      E-mail Id : vijunayarangadi@gmail.com
      Mobile Number : +91 9645932206
      Experience : 13 year
      Teaching interest &Specialization :poetry
      Research interest : poetry
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      Awards/achievements : NET(mention details on NET/ JRF/GATE/CSIR etc)
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Name : Mr.AJITH M S
Designation : Asst. professor
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    • Name :Mr.AJITH M K
      Designation : Asst. professor
      Qualifications : M A, B Ed, NET, J R F
      Professional Qualifications :B.Ed.
      E-mail Id : ajithms77@gmail.com
      Mobile Number : +91 9447116833
      Experience : 7 years
      Teaching interest &Specialization :poetry
      Research interest :film
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      Awards/achievements : NET 2000 decmber,J R F 2001 december,
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      Ph. D Topic : Malayalam literature :A Theoretical study based on cultural surroundings of extremist left politics
Name : Mrs.AMBILY.R.P
Designation : Asst. professor
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    • Name :Mrs.AMBILY.R.P
      Designation : Asst. professor
      Qualifications :M.A , N.E.T (2006)
      Professional Qualifications : B.Ed.
      E-mail Id : ambilyally@gmail.com
      Mobile Number : +91 9497853158
      Experience : 2 years
      Teaching interest &Specialization :In theatre arts
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      Awards/achievements :NET (2006) NET (2009)(mention details on NET/ JRF/GATE/CSIR etc)
      Industry experience :
      Training programmes attended : Refresher Course in Malayalam language and modern literature of U.G.C Academic Staff College University of Kerala
      Paper presentations in Seminars : 1 . ‘malayala kavithayile bhavukathva parinamam’ in K.N.M govt Arts & Science college National seminar “malayalabhavana :innale ,innu “ held in 28,29 Jan 2015
      2 . ‘aranginte sadhyathakal sthree nadakakrithukkalude nadakangalil’ in Govt Arts &Science College ,Kozhikode in three day National workshop& Seminar on theatre “Udalezhuthum kalam”held in 17,18,19 oct 2015
Name : Mr.MUTHU K
Designation : Asst. professor
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    • Name :Mr.MUTHU K
      Designation : Asst. professor
      Qualifications : M A, NET
      Professional Qualifications :B Ed
      E-mail Id : muthukkadungalath@gmail.com
      Mobile Number : :9605695653
      Experience : 2 years
      Teaching interest &Specialization :Poetry, Criticism
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      Awards/achievements : NET
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Name : Mrs.SHEENA S
Designation : Asst. professor
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    • Name :Mrs.SHEENA S
      Designation : Asst. professor
      Qualifications : M A, NET,
      Professional Qualifications :B Ed
      E-mail Id : sheenashihab12@gmail.com
      Mobile Number : +91 9544249186
      Experience : 1 Year
      Teaching interest &Specialization Linguistics,drama
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      Awards/achievements :NET
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Name : Mrs.SUSANNA P. DAS
Designation : Asst. professor
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    • Name :Mrs.SUSANNA P. DAS
      Designation : Asst. professor
      Qualifications : M A, NET, Ph D
      Professional Qualifications :T. T. C,B Ed
      E-mail Id : susannashibu@gmail.com
      Mobile Number : +91 9539397212
      Experience :1 Year
      Teaching interest &Specialization :poetry,Linguistics
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      Awards/achievements : NET
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Name : Mrs.GEETHA
Designation : Guest faculty
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    • Name :Mrs.GEETHA
      Designation : Guest faculty
      Qualifications :MA,B.Ed ,M Phil
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      Experience : 1 year
      Teaching interest &Specialization :Poetry
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Name : Dr. RAJAN M.N.
Designation : Asst. professor
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    • Name : Dr. RAJAN M.N.
      Designation : Asst. professor
      Qualifications : M.A., Ph.D.
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      E-mail Id : drmnrajan@gmail.com
      Mobile Number : +91 9946668700
      Experience : 10 Years
      Teaching interest &Specialization : Literature and criticism
      Research interest : Criticism.
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Name : DAYANANDAN K
Designation : Asst. professor
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    • Name : DAYANANDAN K
      Designation : Asst. professor
      Qualifications : MA. B.Ed.
      Professional Qualifications :B.Ed.
      E-mail Id : DAYANANDTGT@YAHOO.CO.IN
      Mobile Number : +91 9447875462
      Experience : 2 years
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  • Facilities

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    The Department has a separate Department Library and book bank system. Internet facilities are available for both Staff & Students. All the class rooms in the department are ICT enabled and LCD projectors are available in all class rooms and among them one PG class room is having Interactive Smart Board. There is an exclusive Audio Visual Theatre for Malayalam students facility.

    The audio visual library has an audio collection of poetry recitation like Adyama ramayanam, kilippattu, narayaneeyam are some of the audio recordings. And the recordings of the poetry of Kumaranasan, Changampuzha, Vyloppilly, P.Kunjiraman Nair, ONV, Sugathakumari, Akkitham, Balachandran Chullikkadu, Kureeppuzha Sreekumar, A.Ayyappan, D.Vinayachandran, Kadammanitta Ramakrishnan are enriching our library and we have the interviews with Mahakavi P.Kunjiraman Nair, Mahakavi Vyloppilli and Akkitham.

  • SWOT analysis of the department

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    Strength
    1. A well equipped department with enough instruments and furniture
    2. Remarkable history of the result of the BA Students with University ranks.
    3. A highly enthusiastic students both in academic, co-curricular and social activities.
    4. A highly qualified and dedicated faculty members
    5. A regular guidance for NET/JRF.
    6. The rich general library with an easy access to the department.
    7. Effective measures for reducing the rate of drop outs of girls students due to earlier marriage .

    Weakness
    1. Lack of department block

    Opportunities
    1. Being well equipped department both facultywise and infrastructural we are capable to be enhanced as research centre under university of calicut

    Challenges
    1. To check completely the droping Drop out tendency of girl students due to early marriege
    2. Low enrolment rate of boy studentsT

    Future Plans
    1. To be shift in to a well equipped department block.
    2. Documentation of the art forms of kerala .
    3. To build up a literary and cultural museum

  • Seminars / Workshops / Symposia Conducted

    Date Topic of Seminar National/International Source of funding
    02, 03,and 04 Nov2011 Post Modern Poetry National Seminar UGC
    06th 07and 08th MAR 2012 Syber Malayalam National seminar Collegiate Education Department, Govt. of Kerala
    02TH 03AND 04TH JAN 2013 Post Modern Short Story National seminar Collegiate Education Department, Govt. of Kerala
    03th and 04th DEC 2014 Pattuvicharam National seminar UGC
  • Details of students enrichment program(Special lectures/workshops/seminars)with external experts.

    Event Number
    National seminar/Workshops 11
    Regional workshops/Seminar 5
    Lecture and performances 35