The Department of Philosophy is as old as Annamalai University and it was established in the year 1929. Since its inception, the department was headed by eminent scholars. The department is dedicated to provide a strong foundation in philosophical ideals and values with a dynamic and vibrant focus in thrust areas.
The Department has conducted many International, National and Regional seminars to promote Indian Philosophy and culture. The Alumni of the department are well placed in Government, Non-Government and Private organizations.