Research Committee

The college has formed a research committee to monitor and encourage various activities related to research development and receiving funds from other agencies and help the faculty members to prepare the research proposal in their expert research domain.

  • Principal is the chairman of the research committee to monitor the overall activities of research.


The following eight disciplines have been approved as “Center for Research” under Mother Teresa Women’s University, Kodaikanal.

  1. Department of Computer Science
  2. Department of Mathematics

The research proposals are prepared and submitted to the respective department coordinators and are reviewed by the committee before submitting to the funding agency. The committee then reviews and monitors the progress and status of the ongoing research work by the faculty members frequently.



Dr. (Mrs.) C. Ladha Pooranam, Principal

Dr. M. Dhanalakshmi , Assistant professor & Head, Department of Chemistry

Dr. S. Siyamaladevi, Associate Professor & Head, Department of Commerce

Dr. (Ms).S. Krishnaveni, Assistant Professor & Head, Department of Computer Science

Dr. (Mrs.) J. Nalatham, Associate Professor & Head, Department of Economics

Mrs. G. S. Angelin, Associate Professor & Head, Department of English

Dr. (Mrs.) J. Thenmozhi, Associate Professor & Head, Department Geography

Mrs. L. Bencila, Assistant Professor & Head, Department of History

Dr. T. Ramachandran, Assistant Professor & Head, Department of Mathematics

Dr. (Mrs.) K. Nagananthini, Associate Professor & Head, Department of Tamil

Dr. (Mrs.) S. Sivasankari, Assistant Professor & Head, Department of Plant Bio-Technology

Dr. (Mrs.) R. Rajammal, Assistant Professor & Head, Department of Physics

Ms. P. Nirmala, Associate Professor & Head, Department of Statistics

Dr. (Mrs.) P. Sathiya Bama, Associate Professor & Head, Department of Zoology

Dr. K. Ramasamy, College Librarian


Recommendations of Research Committee

  1. Research and development facilities in all the departments.
  2. Upgrading is needed in National / International Research publications with peer reviewed journals.
  3. Promote extensive consultancy activities.
  4. Signing MOU with leading institutions and industries in Country wide and global.
  5. Motivating Faculty and students to take part in IPR activities.


Impact of Research Committee Recommendations

  • Our organization has received neary 10 lakhs grant from the different funding agencies state and national level.
  • 300 research papers have been presented in conferences and 200 research papers were published by the faculty in reputed journals.
  • 12 Faculty members have been recognized as research supervisors by the Mother Teresa Women’s University.
  • 50 scholars have completed their Ph.D degree under the guidance of our institute supervisors.
  • 20 research scholars are pursuing their research leading to Ph.D. which includes external scholars also.
  • Faculty members’ interaction with outside world as chair person, keynote speaker, special invitees and delegates for seminars / workshop / conferences at national and international level.
  • 5 MOUs are signed with leading national/international institutions and industries.