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         Sri Meenakshi College, the nucleus of Annamalai University itself had the Department of History from 1920. When the College took incarnation as Annamalai University in 1929, the Department became a full-fledged one. The Department to its credit possesses a full-fledged Library. Besides, it has maintained a Museum possessing some rare archaeological antiquities meant to impart the variegated aspects of historical knowledge. A galaxy of distinguished historians has headed this Department such as Prof.K.A.Nilakanta Sastri, Prof.P.T.Srinivasa Iyengar, Prof.C.S.Srinivasachari, Prof. P.C.Alexander & Prof.R.Sathianathaier.

Highlights of Programmes
  • Curriculum enables the students to face competitive examinations such as IAS/IPS/UGC-JRF-NET/TNPSC and UPSC (Two Year)
  • State of the art training with theoretical and practical skills
  • Field Visits and training programmes
  • Opportunities to undertake research projects from national and international research organization
  • Excellent Job Opportunities
Salient Features
  • Well Equipped Library with Internet Facility.
  • Placement cell to guide the students for campus placement.
  • Qualified faculty members with rich experience.
  • Museum
Job Opportunities
  • Teaching
  • Archaeologist.
  • Epigraphist
  • Museum Curator
  • Tourism Industry
  • Administrative Service
  • Mass Media Service
Programmes Offered
  • M.A. History (Five Year Integrated)
  • M.A. History (Two Year CBCS)
  • M.Phil. History
  • Ph.D. History (Full-Time, Part-Time & External)
  • D.Litt. History
The Professor and Head
Department of History
Annamalai University
Mobile: 9442891836
Tel : 04144-238266