To develop a robust culture of scientific inquiry and to impact health of the community, Sree Gokulam Medical College strongly promotes researchers at all levels. Various undergraduate, postgraduate and faculty research projects are being carried out with inter-disciplinary and external collaborations. All the postgraduate students are required to complete a thesis in their respective disciplines in two-years as a part of requirement of their course completion.
Undergraduate students are encouraged to take up short, community-based projects, of which, some have applied for and received ICMR funding. All the postgraduate departments have been recognised as research centres by the Kerala University of Health Sciences.