The Department of History, established in 1887, is one of the oldest departments in the College. Apart from a regular B.A. course in History, the department also offers a vocational course with specialization in Archaeology and Museology at the undergraduate level since 1994. The department has arrangements with the Government Museum and the State Archives, Government to provide practical exposure to the students of the vocational course.

The syllabi of both the undergraduate and postgraduate courses are geared to equip students to face competitive exams like Civil Services and UGC NET / SLET. Keeping in tune with the changing times, the department has introduced papers of contemporary relevance like Gender Studies, Human Rights, International Relations, Indian Art, Historiography and Research Methodology, etc.

Programmmes Offered: B.A (Regular), B.A (Vocational), M.A., M.Phil. and Ph.D

Programmes Offered

BA Regular

BA Vocational





 Surendran Purushotham
Head of the Department
 R. Venkataramanujam
Assistant Professor
 K. Ashok
Assistant Professor
 V. Chitra
Assistant Professor
 R. Sheeba
Assistant Professor
 Marilyn Gracy Augustina
Assistant Professor
 M. Sabeera Sulthana Bijli
Assistant Professor
 P. Jayapradaban
Assistant Professor
 P. Sadasivam
Assistant Professor
K.C. Sreedevi
Assistant Professor
 W. Christina Kokila
Assistant Professor
 Gopalakrishnan Balasubramaniam
Temp. Assistant Professor











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Tambaram, Chennai -600 059,

Tamil Nadu, India

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