The Department of History was established in 1970 offering B.A. History course, affiliated to Madurai Kamaraj University, Madurai. Currently, the department is affiliated to Mother Teresa Women’s University, Kodaikanal and follows CBCS. MA History courses started in 2013. The department functions with the motto of enhancing the knowledge of the students providing them with the skills of employability. The students are prepared to face all competitive examinations with confidence. The rural well equipped to become advocates, eminent lecturers and other administrative officials.

Students are encouraged to participate in various inter collegiate competitions including paper presentations in recent topics and they excel in them. Dedicated staff members are working towards holistic development of the students , at present six regular staff members and two guest lecturer and constitutes our department. Our Alumini have acquired significant positions like Advocates, Police and Teachers etc.,