History of the Department
           The Department of Tamil was established in the year 1975 with four faculty members. Mrs. Agnes Nallathamby was the first Head of the Department. At present the department has 12 faculty members out of which 9 of them have secured Ph.D. Degree. The department offers excellent coaching to the students. Financial help is rendered to poor students by the department. The department offers relevant subjects like Penniyam, Dhalithiyam, Payana Ilakkiyam and a Certificate Course in Mass Communication to enrich the knowledge of the students.
Vision
           To give special attention to the first generation - learners to impart quality education, and to equip them with skills and values to enable them to face the challenges of life.
Mission
           To provide a unique experience to enable the students to be self reliant and socially responsible.
Objectives
           1. To enable the student to acquire knowledge of the three aspects of Tamil namely Eyal, Isai and Natakam .
           2. To understand the history of Tamil literature.
           3. To understand the creative writing in Tamil literature
           4. To develop an aptitude for doing research in Tamil by the students and the faculty.
Highlights
           1. Our Department publishes a magazine named "Thendal" so as to develop the creative writing skills of our students..
           2. Every year a one day National Seminar is being conducted.
           3. Our students are empowered with technical skills. Job oriented courses like D.T.P., M.S. Office and Mass Communication are taught to our students.
           4. Our department students are encouraged to participate in various literary competitions in intercollegiate, University and state level.
           5. We have a well furnished library to develop the reading skills and for research purpose.

Faculty
Designation Photo Name & Qualification Description
Head of the Department HOD Dr. R. KALA GNANA SELVAM
M.A., M.Phil., B.Ed., Ph.D.
Dr. R. Kala Gnana Selvam an alumni of WCC started her career as lecturer in the year 2001. She has attended 15 national level seminars and workshops and presented 15 papers. She has served as the programme officer in NSS (Unit No.134) for 6 years. She is a recognized research guide in M.S. University.
Assistant Professor Assistant Professor Dr. T. IDA SELVA RANI
M.A., M.Phil., M.Ed., D.J, Ph.D.
Dr. T. Ida selva Rani joined as a lecturer in this college in the year 2001. She has presented 5 papers in national conferences. She is the District Co-ordinator of YRC.
Assistant Professor Assistant Professor Dr. K. MABEL JAIN
M.A., M.Phil., B.Ed., Ph.D.
Dr. K. Mabel Jain joined as a lecturer in this college in 2002. She has presented 8 papers in national seminars. She is the member of SCM and Library Committee.
Assistant Professor Assistant Professor Dr. D. DELA ISABEL
M.A.,M.Phil.,B.Ed.,Ph.D.
Dr. D. Dela Isabel has been serving in the Department of Tamil since 07.08.2009. She has presented 10 papers in International and National conferences. She has attended 15 National Seminars. She has been serving as the programme officer in NSS (Unit No.163) since 01.06.2011.
Assistant Professor Assistant Professor Dr. Y. PAPPA
M.A., M.Phil., Ph.D.
Dr. Y. Pappa has been serving in the Department of Tamil since 29.07.2010. She has presented 25 papers in International and National Conferences. She has attended 20 National seminars. She is serving as a member of the social service committee.
Assistant Professor Assistant Professor Dr. D. SHEEJA
M.A, B.Ed., M.Phil., Ph.D., NET (UGC).
Dr. D. Sheeja has been serving in the Department of Tamil since 13.08.2010. She has passed NET in the year 2007. She serves as the Research Guide of the M.S. University and guiding 3 students. She has presented 30 papers in International and National Conferences. She has attended 12 National Seminars. She has published 2 books namely "Viduthalai Villuppattukal and Varma Sutheram". She is a recognized research guide in M.S. University.
Assistant Professor Assistant Professor Dr. A. JAYA ESKLIN
M.A., M.Phil., Ph.D. C.J, Dip in Folk, Dip in DTP
Dr. A. Jaya Esklin has been working as a Assistant Professor in this institution since 09.03.2011. She has presented 12 papers in International and National Conferences. She has attended 6 National Seminars. She has been serving as the programme officer in NSS since 2016.
Assistant Professor Assistant Professor Dr. R. PUNITHA SALEM JEEVI
M.A, M.Phil, Ph.D.
Dr. R. Punitha Salem Jeevi has been working as a Assistant Professor in this institution since 20.06.2016. She is guiding Ph.D. Scholars. She has presented 7 papers in International and National Conferences. She has attended 6 Seminars.
Assistant Professor Assistant Professor Dr. J. SANGEETHA
M.A, M.Phil, Ph.D.(NET)
Dr. J. Sangeetha has been working as a Assistant Professor in this institution since 20.06.2016. She has presented 4 papers in International and National Conferences. She has attended 5 Seminars. She has been serving as the programme officer in NSS since 2016.
Assistant Professor Assistant Professor Dr. A. DELBIN
M.A.,M.Phil.,B.Ed.,Ph.D.
Dr. A. Delbin has been working as an Assistant professor in this institution since 15.06.2017. She has presented 1 paper in International Conference and 4 papers in National Conferences. She has published 3 papers in reputed journals and attended 4 Seminars. She has 8 years of teaching experience, in Scott Christian College (Autonomous), and the rest of the period in this college.

Awards
           1. Jane Sophia Isaac Scholarship.
           2. C.K. Dhas Memorial Scholarship.
           3. Beula Sampson Memorial Prize.
           4. Mrs. Chellammal Chinna Nadar Memorial Prize.
           5. Mrs. Agnes Nallathamby Memorial Scholarship.
           6. Mr. Pauliah David Memorial Scholarship.
           7. Mrs. Kamala Bai Pauliah Memorial Scholarship.
           8. Mr. G. John Rose Memorial Scholarship.


2019 Association