Research in the Dept

1.Joseph K J has been awarded Ph D in Linguistics from Mysore University in the 2003.
2. Completed a UGC-sponsored project titled A Sociolinguistic Study on the Kurichyas of Wayanad. (The Kurichyas are an indigenous tribe belonging to this area. The study will focus mainly on language shift/maintenance; language attitude; the influence of mainstream languages like Malayalam and Kannada, on the Kurichya tongue etc).
3. Dr. Joseph K J is a recognized research guide in Malayalam in Kannur University. There are four  researchers s  doing   Ph. D in Kannur University under his supervision
4. Dr Shanmukhadas M C has been awarded Ph D in Malayalam from Kannur University.