Head of the Department
Prof. S. Victor Babu
At present, the Department of History offers Ph.D. and four semester M.A. course. The department is making new strides towards exploring the inter-disciplinary historical research focusing on 'History from below' with a team of dedicated faculty and faculty and research scholars. The curriculum of M.A. programme is designed to impart rigorous training to students on various themes of composite history, socio-economics, political and cultural history of ancient, medieval, modern and contemporary India with an emphasis on the historic of the marginalized communities. Besides these the department also offers a few non-Indian history courses. The main objectives of the department is to produce socially sensitive citizens with an appropriate historical understanding.