Department of History


  •  M.A. (Five-year Integrated)

    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
     Syllabus |  Programme Brochure
  •  M.A. (Two-year Regular)

    Eligibility: U.G. in any discipline

  •  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. History of Siddha Medicine
    2. Periyar’s Rationalism
    3. Nehru and Scientific Temper
    4. Corruption in Contemporary India
    5. Debates on Big Vs Small
    6. Humanism and Human Values
    7. Debates on Development in Colonial Times: Gandhi, Nehru and Ambedkar
    8. Panchayat Raj Institutions
    9. Indian Heritage
    10. Cultural Tourism
    11. Gender Issues
    12. Cinema and Politics

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