Sanskrit– the mother of all languages, one of the 23 official languages of India and known as classical language of Indian subcontinent belongs to the Indic group of language family of indo –European and its descendents. This department has 50 years Functional history so far.

This single faculty department of Sanskrit was established in SNM College Maliankara in 1973 as complementary course for BA Malayalam programme and elevated as elective course for MA Malayalam programme in 2015.