Department of Malayalam, Kannur University is located at Dr.P.K.Rajan Memorial Campus Palathadam, Nileshwaram municipality. The Department offers M.A. Malayalam, and PhD Course.The department is having a well furnished library with more than 17000 books and 38 Journals.In addition to this more than 3000 books donated by eminent reader Sri. Perigamana Eswaran Embranthiri and more than 200 books donated by Smt: Vimala Sahadevan in memory of her husband and freedom fighter Sri. V.I. Sahadevan is also available for reference. The department provides a friendly and calm atmosphere for all students and the teaching department is helpful for the betterment of students in achieving their goals.