The Department of History was established in January 2016. Within a very short period of its establishment, it has been serving the five-fold objectives of Higher Education "PEARL"(Pedagogy, Extension, Application, Research and Learning).
The Department offers Post-Graduate, M.Phil and Doctoral Research Programmes in both History and in Interdisciplinary so as to cater to the needs of the students belonging to Sivagangai, Ramanathapuram Districts and other places all over India.
Further, the Department has opened fresh avenues for developing command over language skills and General Knowledge for students to clear the Competitive Examinations.
The Department functions with highly qualified, competent and well- trained faculty members who have expertise in their respective fields employing modern pedagogical techniques to promote the students' skills. The Department has a well equipped library. The department also has facilities for organising Workshops, seminars, visits and training programmes for students and scholars.
The Department provides inclusive Higher Education opportunities by reaching the unreached through quality academic programmes in order to produce competent professionals in History, irrespective of gender, location and social category.
The faculty members have published good number of articles and papers in reputed journals and conferences
At present, there are nine research scholars doing their research, of which one scholar is doing full time research under the ICSSR Project. Three M.Phil scholars are doing their research in various fields of History.
An opportunity to acquire fellowships from different funding agencies such as the MHRD, ICSSR, ICHR, the UGC, Jawaharlal Nehru Memorial Fund and IGNOU to the Research Scholars is given.
One research scholar is doing research under ICSSR Project.
Professor and Head i/c
Department of History,
Karaikudi – 630 003,
Tamil Nadu, India.
E-mail : [email protected]
Phone No : 04565-228091
|1||Dr. A.R.Saravanakumar||Assistant Professor and Head i/c|
|2||Dr. G.Paranthaman||Assistant Professor|
|Tuition Fee including Guest Lecture Fee||1000|
|Computer Lab Fee||-|
|Special Lecture & Industrial Visit /Camp||-|
|First YearTotal Fee||4000|
|Second YearTotal Fee||3000|
|Third yearTotal Fee|
Apart from Central and School Library, the Department also has Library with good collections of Subjects, References, Competitive Exams books and Complementary. It is also Subscribes good number of journals related to History and allied subjects.
|S. No.||Principal Investigator||Project Title||Period Period||Funding Agency||Total cost
RS. (in lakhs)
Performance of Problem Behavior
|2.||Dr.K.Krishnamoorthy||A Study of the Debilitating and Facilitating factors of Spread of Education Among Fisher Women
in East Coast
|2014-2016||ICSSR New Delhi||5,00,000/-|