Department of History


  •  M.A. (Five-year Integrated)
  •  Syllabus (From 2022-2023 Onwards)
  •  Syllabus
  •  Programme Brochure
  • Eligibility : Plus Two in any Group
  • Special Features :
    • Competitive Examination oriented syllabus, especially for UPSC Civil Service Examination
    • General Knowledge and Current Affairs – With Special Orientation to Civil Service Examinations
    • Business Communication
    • Enhancement of soft skills
    • English for Competitive Examination
    • Basics Computer Application
    • Translation
    • Tamil Typing
    • Journalism
    • Travel and Tourism Management
    • Intense training for historical research

  •  M.Phil. (Ful Time) (One Year)
  • Eligibility : P.G. in History with 55% of marks
  •  Ph.D. (Full-Time / Part-Time)
  •  Value Added Courses (Open to all the Departments)
  • 1. Indian Heritage
    2. Debates on Development in Colonial Times: Gandhi, Nehru and Ambedkar
    3. Panchayat Raj
    4. Nehru and Scientific Temper
    5. History for Competitive Examinations
    6. Periyar’s Rationalism
    7. Nationalism and National Integration
    8. Annihilation of Caste-Ambedkar
    9. Federalism and Regionalism
    10. Big Vs Small Development
    11. Political Behavior of Tamil People Since 1967
    12. Cinema and Politics
    13. Parliamentary institutions in India
    14. History of Siddha Medicine
    15. Marginalization in Indian Society

Admission and Eligibility

Department of History provides high quality educational programs through its P.G Programme and M.Phil research. All the P.G courses are offered under Choice Based Credit System (CBCS). The CBCS program incorporates sufficient flexibility so that students can opt for elective courses from other departments, to enhance their individual career plans. A faculty member, as course advisor, guides each student on the selection of the elective courses. The department provides career guidance. Training for Civil Service Exam (IAS). Government reservation policy is strictly adhered to facilitate and encourage socially disabled students to achieve academic and professional success in their life.

Admission based on Entrance Test & Interview

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