Department of History Aided - Sri GVG Visalakshi College for Women


Department of History

The Department came into existence in 1954 and was upgraded as Post Graduate department in 1980 and as a Research department in 2003.

The Curriculum for U.G. and P.G. courses are designed in such a way that it would foster the knowledge and skills of the student and would help them to meet the global issues.

Objectives & Goals

  • To enrich the knowledge and promote skills of the student.
  • To orient the students towards civic sense and leadership qualities.
  • Aiming at Holistic Development of students.
  • Guiding the students to go for Higher Studies.
  • To develop research attitude thereby enabling the students to pursue Research.
  • Motivating and equipping the students to appear for the Competitive Examinations- NET, SLET, and Civil Service.
  • To enable the students acquire employment opportunities.

Faculty Members

  • Past
  • Dr.Lakshmi
  • Mrs.Radha Mani
  • Ms. K.Roselin George ( Head of the Department (1986 )& Former Principal of the College 1986-87)
  • Mrs. Ramani ( Former Controller of Examinations
  • Dr.A.Vasantha(Head of the Department 1986-2002)
  • Dr.G.kasthuri (Head of the Department 2002 to Aug2005)
  • Dr.Jayanthi
  • Mrs.A.Alagurani (Head of the Department Sep 2005 to April 2013)
  • Dr.K.C.K.Rajabhavanavathy