History Research

The Department of History has elevated to the status of a Research Centre on 14th March 2013.It was inaugurated by Dr. Kumaraguru, Hon. Vice Chancellor, M S University, Tirunelveli.

Nearly 24 scholars are pursuing their research under the guidance of two of our faculty members.








  • Dr. A. Tresa Josephine Rani,M.A., M.Phil., B.Ed., Ph.D.
  • She has joined this college on 13th Aug. 1984 and now working as an Associate Professor of History. Her area of interest is Women's studies and she is the director of Women's Studies Centre. 14 scholars were awarded M.Phil.
    Continue Reading...


  • Dr. D. Rani Mila,M.Sc.,M.Phil., Ph.D
  • Dr. D. Rani Mila, has been working as an Assistant Professor in the Department of History. She took her Doctoral degree in 2010. Her Research Topic is “Social Upheaval in South Travancore”. She has published seven papers in national and international conferences. She has attended 22 seminars , conferences and workshops. She got her guideship on 06.03.2012. One of her students has been awarded Ph.D degree and Guiding another Ph.D. Scholar at present. She is serving as a Coordinator in the Entrepreneurship Development Cell.


    The following scholar Mayalakshmi is doing research on the Topic "History of Consumer Protection in Kerala" under her guidance.