History
 

The Department of History was started in the year 1970-71, with a sanctioned strength of 50. The M.A. History degree course was started in the year 1978-79, with a sanctioned strength of 25. The Department offers M.Phil. and Ph.D. degrees in History(Full-time and Part-time).

 HISTORY MUSEUM

During 8th Plan Period, the Department received Rs.1,00,000 from UGC towards the construction of a History Museum. The museum has separate sections on numismatics, models of ancient and medieval monuments, urns, palm-leaf records, epigraphs from various temples, excavated articles, and tribal dresses and instruments.

 FACULTY
  • Mr. M. Thangavel, M.A., M.Phil., B.Ed., Ph.D.                                                                              (Head)
  • Mr. R. Prakash, M.A., M.Phil.
  • Dr. S. Z. Niazudeen, M.A., M.Phil., B.Ed., Ph.D.
  • Dr. R. Sundara devi, M.A., M.Phil., Ph.D.
 SELECT PUBLICATIONS
  • Megalithic Sites of Periyar District, 1983.
 RESEARCH PROJECTS UNDERTAKEN
  • The MHRD, Govt. of India granted an amount of Rs.7,00,000 for “Promotion and Dissemination of Tribal Folk Arts and Culture” and for “Propagation of Cultural Heritage of Himalayas.”
 SEMINARS / CONFEREENCES ORGANIZED
S.No. Period Details
1 1979 Conference on Kongunadu History
2 1981 Third Session of South Indian History Congress
3 1984 Three-day National Seminar of the Institute of Historical Studies (Kolkatta)
4 Jan, 09, 2007 Vellore Mutiny: 1806 (Bicentenary Celebrations)

 UNIVERSITY RANK HOLDERS
S.No. Name Course Year Rank
1 V. Prabhakaran B.A 1997-2000 10
2 A. Boopathi B.A 1998-2001 8
3 V. P. Nikila B.A 2000-2003 1
4 P. R. Sivagamasundari B.A 2000-2003 6
5 R. Srividhya B.A 2000-2003 7
6 P. Sathishkumar B.A 2001-2004 4
7 K. Mahalaksmi B.A. 2002-2005 4
8 V. Kulandaivel B.A. 2003-2006 2
9 M. Logeswari B.A. 2003-2006 6
10 N. Gokila B.A. 2004-2007 3
11 K. S. Chitra B.A. 2004-2007 10
12 A. Saravanan B.A. 2004-2007 10
13 M. Karthi B.A. 2005-2008 1
14 K. Mythili B.A. 2006-2009 4
15 M. Sirajunisha B.A. 2007-2010 2
16 C. Neethimozhi B.A. 2007-2010 4
17 K. Sasikala B.A. 2007-2010 8
18 B. Vivek B.A. 2007-2010 10
19 S. Sumaiya Parhana B.A. 2008-2011 9
20 S. Chitra B.A. 2008-2011 10
21 M. Ponnusamy B.A. 2009-2012 4
22 K. Kalaivani B.A. 2009-2012 9
23 N. Revathi B.A. 2011-2014 5
24 P. Thenmozhi B.A. 2011-2014 7
25 P. Revathi B.A. 2012-2015 2
26 T. Maninekalai B.A. 2013-2016 5
27 T. Prathivraj B.A. 2014-2017 9
28 M. Ranjith M.A. 2001-2003 2
29 M. Saravanakumar M.A. 2001-2003 6
30 G. Vijayan M.A. 2001-2003 7
31 M. Tamilselvi M.A. 2002-2004 2
32 S. Selvakumar M.A. 2002-2004 6
33 R. Perumal M.A. 2002-2004 7
34 V. P. Nikila M.A. 2003-2005 1
35 K. Lavanya M.A. 2003-2005 5
36 K. Nataraj M.A. 2003-2005 6
37 R. SriVidya M.A. 2003-2005 7
38 P. Rajasekaran M.A. 2003-2005 9
39 P. Sathish Kumar M.A. 2004-2006 1
40 P. Punitha M.A. 2004-2006 2
41 V. Revathi M.A. 2004-2006 6
42 K. Parimaladevi M.A. 2004-2006 7
43 J. Dhanapal M.A. 2005-2007 8
44 M. Logeswari M.A. 2006-2008 3
45 D. Anitha M.A. 2006-2008 8
46 V. Kulanthaivel M.A. 2007-2009 1
47 N. Gokila M.A. 2007-2009 2
48 D. Indumathi M.A. 2008-2010 1
49 C. Shanmugam M.A. 2008-2010 2
50 K. Uma M.A. 2008-2010 3
51 M. Sathya M.A. 2009-2011 1
52 A. Selvi M.A. 2009-2011 2
53 M. Sirajunisha M.A. 2010-2012 1
54 B. Panneerselvam M.A. 2010-2012 5
55 M. Ramesh M.A. 2011-2013 1
56 R. Kalaiselvi M.A. 2011-2013 2
57 S. Keerthi M.A. 2011-2013 3
58 K. Ayyammal M.A. 2011-2013 4
59 P. Nithya M.A. 2011-2013 5
60 V. Nandhini M.A. 2012-2014 3
61 M. Kalaivani M.A. 2012-2014 5
62 P. Parimala M.A. 2013-2015 3
63 S. Saraswathi M.A. 2013-2015 4
64 P. Kavin Kumar M.A. 2014-2016 1
65 N. Revathi M.A. 2014-2016 2
66 V. Revathi M.A. 2014-2016 4
67 P. Thenmozhi M.A. 2015-2017 1