Department of tamil


  • The B.A Tamil has been established June 2003 as a self supporting course

  •  In the academic year 2006-2007, all self-financing courses are converted into aided courses

  • Shift II was introduced in June 2007

  • The M.A Tamil Course was started in the year 2011

  • Blossomed as a Research Department in the year 2012 with M.Phil. &  Ph.D. - Part Time/Full Time

Courses Offered

  • B.A. Tamil Literature. (Shift I & Shift II)
  • M.A. Tamil Literature
  • M.Phil. Tamil  Literature (Part Time/ Full Time)
  • Ph.D. Tamil Literature (Part Time/ Full Time)

Staff Members

S. No. Name Qualification Designation 
1 Dr. R. Venugopal Samy M.A., M.Phil., B.Ed., Ph.D., Associate Professor & Head
2 Dr. R. Kalaiselvi M.A., M.Phil., B.Ed., Ph.D., Assistant Professor
3 Dr. K. Selvaraj M.A., M.Phil.,Ph.D., NET Assistant Professor
4 Dr. N. Dhanasekar M.A., M.Phil., Ph.D., NET Assistant Professor
5 Dr. K. Anbalagan M.A., M.Phil., Ph.D., Assistant Professor
6 Dr. A.N. Selvaganapathy M.A., M.Phil., Ph.D., Assistant Professor
7 Dr. D. Renugadevi M.A., M.Phil., Ph.D., SET Assistant Professor
8 Dr. R. Prabhakar M.A., M.Phil., Ph.D., SET Assistant Professor
9 Dr. R. Ramyamaheswari M.A., M.Phil., Ph.D., B.Ed., NET., SLET., Assistant Professor


  • Well equipped department library with more than 8000 volumes of books.

  • Well experienced faculty members.

  • Conducting oratorical, essay writing, poetry competitions and drama through Viyalavattam  program on all Thursdays  which helps the students to enhance their personality development skills.

  • Tamil Mandram Association” functioning actively with various activities like arranging seminars, conferences, and competitions.

  • More attention is given for research by making the scholars to present papers in national/international  conferences/journals.