The department of Hindi started its journey along with the department of Malayalam as department of oriental languages in 1981. Prof. M. P Narayanan Nampoodiri was appointed as the first lecturer in the department . Prof. Sr. Marykutty V.A joined the department in 1986. The present H.O.D Dr. Sobhitha Sebastian joined the department as assistant professor in 2013. Prof. Narayanan Nampoodiri and Prof. Sr. Marykutty V.A have retired from the college after fullfilling commendable service in 2013 and 2010 respectively.
Dept. of Hindi encourages various co-curricular activities to project the artistic talents of the students beyond the academic peripheries.