Achievements & Awards

The Department achieved National Championship twice in National Model Youth Parliament competitions among Universities from the Ministry of Parliamentary Affairs, Government of India. Over the years the Department’s contribution to dissemination of the values of parliamentary democracy among youth and public are commendable.


Awards received by faculty members

Prof. Dr.PP.Chellathurai, Former Professor and Head

Indian Hall of Fame (Education) Award 2006 for Individual Achievements and Nation Building awarded by All India Achievers Conference, New Delhi on 4.1.2007.

Rashtriya Rattan Award for Meritorious Accomplishments in Diverse Fields of Activities that immensely contributed for the Nation’s progress awarded by Global        Economic Council, New Delhi 0n 21-4.2007.

Rajiv Gandhi Shironmani Award for Excellence in Education presented by Governor of Arunachal Pradesh at the India International Centre Auditorium, New Delhi        arranged by National Integration and Economic Council on 19.8.2007.

Dr.A.Velanganni Joseph, Head & Chairperson (i/c)

Dr.Radhakrishnan Gold Medal Award for research in 2013 by Global Research Organization, Chennai.

Dr. E. V. Rigin, Assistant Professor

Best Staff Award received From V.H.N.S.N College, Virudhunagar in 2011

Best performer award received from Madurai district Collector in 2018 for the excellence activities in Youth Red Cross.

Appreciation Certificate Received from Government Rajaji Hospital, Madurai on 21-02-2020 for organizing Blood donation Camp at Madurai Kamaraj University.

Dr.K.A.Babu, Head (i/c)- Art History

South Zone Artist Award in 2006 by Kalam Art Society, Pondichery.



Department Of Youth Welfare Studies


Prestigiously placed alumni in Government Service (IAS, IPS...)

Students placed in various Government Services

Effective functioning of Anna Centenary Coaching Centre Developing Civil Service Aspirants

Successful Coordination of Youth Red Cross activities

Conducted Model Youth Parliament &Youth festivals above two decades

Designed and Developed a PG Diploma in Swami Vivekananda Studies in 2014.

To Empower youth to fit unto the global competitive enrolment

Department Of Art History


Organized two major National workshops on Art

Organized Lecture series on Art from October 2016- March 2017

Students placed in various Government Services and entrepreneurs