The Department of Tamil was started in the year 1967-68. This department takes care of teaching Part-I Tamil paper to various under-graduate programmes offered in this College.


The Department of Tamil has been encouraging students to participate in extra-curricular activities for the past 35 years in the fields of poetry,essay-writing, story-writing, drama, oratorical skills, and fine-arts.

In association with the department of English, a “Workshop on Creative Writing, Poetry, and Translation Skills” was held on 10th and 11th of October 2001.

The “Tamil Peravai” periodically conducts special lectures, and workshops to nurture and exhibit the latent creative potentials of youth.

  • Dr. G. Malarvizhi, M.A., M.Phil., B.Ed., Ph.D.                                                                                  (Head)
  • Dr. K. Kannan, M.A., M.Phil., M.Ed., Ph.D.
  • Dr. M. Thulasimani, M.A., M.Phil., B.Ed., Ph.D.
  • Dr. P. Sasikala, M.A., M.Phil., Ph.D.
  • Mrs. S. Thangamani, M.A., M.Phil., B.Ed., NET.,
S.No. Investigator Title,Year of Award & Duration Funding Agency Amount
1 Dr.M.Thulasimani Ethics and Human values in the Folklores of Kongunadu, (2011-2012) & 2 Years UGC Rs.60,000
2 Dr.G.Malarvizhi A Study of Lifestyle and Cultural Ethics of Lingayats in Bargur Hills, (2013-2014) & 2 Years UGC Rs.2,80,000
3 Dr.P.Sasikala A Study of Socio-Economic Conditions of Irulas in Tamilnadu, (2014-2015) & 2 Years UGC Rs.2,50,000
4 Dr.M.Thulasimani Lake of Language Skills among Public Funded middle Schools, (2016-2017) & 2 Years UGC Rs.1,10,000
5 Dr.K.Kannan Problems and Prospects of Women engaged in Handloom industry: A study with spl. ref. to Bhavani in Tamil Nadu, (2016-2017) & 2 Years UGC Rs.1,20,000