An Institution with Minority Status run by the Catholic  Diocese of Alleppey

Department of Malayalam

It was under the leadership of Prof. George Thomas, the famous Malayalam poet, the department of Malayalam started functioning in 1964, in 1968 Prof. T V John, in 1980 Sri. A. T. Senpillai, in 1981 Sri P N Vishnuradhan and in 1989 Sri. P A. Dominic joined the Department.

 HODs

 Period

 Prof. George Thomas

 1964-1990

 Prof.T.V.John

 1990-1998

 Prof.A.T.Sen Pillai

 1998-2007

 Prof. P.N. Vishnuradhan

 2007-2011

 Prof.P.A. Dominic

 2011-

 

Courses Offered.

The dept. handles classes for students who have opted Malayalam of their second language.

Teaching Faculty / Personal Profile

P A Dominic (Assoc. Professor & HOD)

  1. Educational Qualifications

Degree

Year of Passing

Class/ Grade

University

M A

1983

Second Class

Kerala

M Phil

1993

B Grade

Kerala

  1. Date of Birth : 07-05-1960
  2. Total years of service : 20
  3. Positions Held
    • Programme officer, NSS University of Kerala (1991-2005)
    • Staff Adviser, St.Michaels College
    • Chief supdt of university examinations, St.Michaels college (2009) March............
  4. Training programmes Attended
    • Refresher course conducted by dept. of Higher education, Govt. of kerala (1999)
    • Refresher course conducted by Mahathma Gandhi University (2002)
    • Orientation programme conducted by Academic staff college, university of Kerala (2003)
  5. Awards attained
    • Yuva Prathibha Award
    • POC Award
    • Kerala University award for the best programme officer
    • Kerala university award for the best playwright in the university drama festival 2007-2008
    • Kerala university award for the second best drama in the university drama festival, 2008-2009, made the script.
  6. Residential Address : Pazhamasseri, Kalavoor P O, Kattoor, Alapuzha
  7. Tel Phone: 0478- 2863061

Success rate of students:

Dept. of Malayalam is one of the best department in the college.  This is evident from the university examination results which always showed more than 95% success with a number of first classes and second classes

Year

Course

No.of students attended for Examinations

1st Class

2nd Class

3rd Class

2007

BA

62

29

17

16

 

BSc

58

18

23

17

 

B Com

45

17

9

17

 

2008

BA

70

30

29

7

 

B Sc

56

17

24

9

 

B Com

25

11

6

7

 

Seminars and work shops

We always take interest to provide our students with a wide range of cultural academic programmes.  Some of the programmes rcently organized by the Department are as follows;

1. Kathakali Demonstration:-

by Sri. Kalamandalam Ganeshan (Vesham), Sr. Pandalam Unnikrishnan (Pattu) and Sri.Kalamandalam Sreekumar ( Chenda) conducted on the 28th and the 29th of January 2009

2. Kavya Kalari

A programme of two modern poets of Malayalam- Sri Sebastian Kottappuram and Sri. Sreekumar Kariad presenting their own poems conducted on the 27th of February 2009

3.A lecture on classical concepts of drama by Sri.Aryad Bhargavan (world dramatic study centre) on the 30th of January 2009.

4.Chavittu Natakam

The Christian missionaries in Kerala adapted certain aspects of western opera and used it for the purpose of evangelizing people taking themes from the Bible and the early church history. Chavittu Natakam is a popular Christian art form prevalent in the coastal region of Kerala.

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