M.A. is abbreviated form of Master of Arts and is considered as a regular post graduation degree with many different specializations. M.A with Malayalam is one of them which deals with core knowledge of Malayalam language and that is the main reason that it is in demand in south part of India. Students learn about Drama, Poetry, history, etc about this language through this course.
Candidates who have done their graduation in Malayalam, that is B.A. in Malayalam from any recognized institute are eligible for this course. The minimum eligible marks may vary from one to another institute and can be checked at the time of application.
Admission procedure may include normal submission of filled application form along with prescribed application fee and other documents or it may include some sort of entrance examination depending upon the institute's guidelines and procedures.