The Department of Tamil was established in 1964 to import the Language skills, Values, Cultural Heritage for the benefits of students. We taught Part- I Tamil in all UG degree programme. The M.Phil Progamme was started in 1988 and affiliation for Ph.D., programme was granted in the year of 1998. The department has completed 53 years of Noble service in the field of Higher Education. Active research in the fields of Classical Literature, Bakthi Literature, Modern Literature, Grammer, Siddha Literature and Varmam are being carried out.
- Motivate students to identify the eternal human values through Tamil Literature for their day to day life.
- Conducting National Seminars about Yoga, Varma, Siddha Literature for the benefits of the public.
- Staff members published more than 150 papers in peer reviewed journals
Dr. N. SHUNMUGOM
Head of the Department
Dr. T. BALAMURUGAN
Dr. R. ANAND
Dr. R. GOKUL
Dr. R. ABIMANYU
Sri. R. MOORTHY
Dr. N.Shunmugom, Head, Department of Tamil, giving presentation on “Postural Disorders – Wryneck Management through Medical Varmalogy” at The First Siddha Day, organised by Central Council for Research in Siddha (CCRS) at The Tamil Nadu MGR Medical University, Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India.read more
To safeguard and sustain the scientific and intellectual art practices that are now practiced sporadically and in isolation in villages, among the tribal communities and in gurukulams.read more
Dr. N.Shunmugom, Head, Department of Tamil, is going to present a paper on “Medical Varmalogy: An ancient Indian Medical Science” on 9th Feb 2018 at ‘World Congress on Holistic Health 2018’ conducted by The Tamil Nadu Dr. M.G.R. Medical University, Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India.read more