V.V.Vanniaperumal College for Women

Department of History

Mail ID - vvvchistory@gmail.com

Objectives

     ♦ To help the students understand the present day problems in the light of the past.

     ♦ To inculcate in young minds the spirit of nationalism and patriotism, Indian Culture, heritage and her great values.

     ♦ To make the students aware of their rights as women and thereby enabling them to meet the challenges of life and to render their duties to the nation.

     ♦ To enable the students prepare for the competitive examinations – UPSC and TNPSC group I, II, III and IV.

Succession List of Staff Members

Staff MemberYear
1. Dr.(Mrs.) C.Sarada Devi M.A.,Ph.D.1965 - 1989
2.Dr.(Mrs.) A.Chandra M.A., M.Phil - Principal1969 - 2006
3.Mrs. G.Radhiga M.A., M.Phil.1972 - 2006
4.Dr.(Mrs.) A.Kanchana Devi M.A., B.Ed.,Ph.D.1975 - 2004
5.Mrs. N.Vijayalahshmi M.A.,M.Ed M.Phil.1977 - 1998
6.Dr.(Mrs.) R.Anusiya M.A.,Ph.D. - Principal1976 - 2008
7.Dr.(Mrs.) S.Rajalakshmi M.A.,Ph.D.1978 - 2011
8.Mrs. A.Uma Devi M.A., M.Phil.1981 - 2008
9.Dr.(Mrs.)C.Manoranjithamani,M.A.,M.Phil, Ph.D.1980 - 2014
10.Dr.(Mrs.)C.Bhavani,M.A.,M.Phil,Ph.D.1982 - 2015
11.Dr.(Mrs.)A.Esther Vijaya Rani,M.A.,M.Phil.,M.Phil.,Ph.D.1982 - 2015
12.Dr.(Mrs.)S.Krishnammal,M.A.,M.Phil.,Ph.D.1982 - 2016

Faculty Members

1 Dr.(Mrs.)M.Geetha, M.A.,M.A.,M.Phil.,B.Ed.,Ph.D.,PGDCA., Associate Professor & Head
2 Dr.(Mrs.)M.Babyrani, M.A.,M.Phil.,Ph.D., Associate Professor
3 Dr.(Mrs.)S.Lalitha, M.A.,M.Phil.,M.Ed.,PGDCA.,Ph.D., Associate Professor
4 Dr.(Mrs.)P.Malarvizhi, M.A.,M.Phil.,Ph.D.,PGDCA.,PGDHR., Assistant Professor
5 Mrs.N.Anitha, M.A.,M.Phil.,PGDCA., Assistant Professor
6 Dr. (Mrs.)V.Natchathira Selvakumari, M.A.,M.Phil.,PGDCA.,Ph.D., Assistant Professor
7 Mrs.M.Maheswari, M.A.,M.Phil.,M.Ed., Assistant Professor
8 Mrs.B.Amutha, M.A.,M.Phil.,B.Ed., Assistant Professor
9 Dr.(Mrs.)M.Bavani, M.A.,M.Phil.,Ph.D., Assistant Professor
10 Dr.(Mrs.)M.Fathima Begum, M.A.,M.Phil.,Ph.D., Assistant Professor
11 Mrs.R.Malathi , M.A.,M.Phil.,B.Ed., Assistant Professor
12 Dr.(Mrs.)M.Chandrakala, M.A.,M.Phil.,Ph.D., Assistant Professor
13 Dr.(Mrs.) M.Sivasankari, M.A.,M.Phil.,Ph.D., Assistant Professor

Students Strength

UGEnglish Medium120
Tamil Medium159
PG 39
M.Phil 1
Ph.DFull Time1
Part Time4
Total 324

Highlights of the Department

  • Oldest Department in the Institution.
  • Celebrated Golden Jubilee in 2012.
  • Well-furnished Department with Research Room, Museum, Reading Room and 2 computers with Broad Band Connection.
  • Well-equipped Library with 4060 books.
  • Organised 2 UGC Sponsored National Seminars.
  • Promotion of Indian Cultural Tourism in 25.3.2015 & 26.3.2015.
  • Strategies for Women Empowerment in 19.01.2017 & 20.01.2017.
  • Organised 21 National Level Seminars, 2 National Level Workshop and a State Level Workshop with Autonomy grant.
  • Conducted 2 Inter-Collegiate Competitions.
  • Conducts exhibitions periodically.
  • Organised Career Oriented Course on “Epigraphy” and Value added Course on “Gandhian Thought”.

Highlights of the Faculty Members:

  • Dr.C.Manoranjithamani, received Teacher Achiever Award from Lions Club, Virudhunagar.
  • Dr.S.Krishnammal, received Navarasa Kalaimani Award for the Best Teacher from World Welfare Association, Chennai on 20.12.2012.
  • Dr.S.Krishnammal, has won the first place in “SPCRES-2011” an International seminar conducted by World Women.
  • Dr.M.Geetha, received Vocational Excellence Award from Inner Wheel Club of Virudhunagar.
  • Dr.P.Malarvizhi, received Vocational Excellence Award from Inner Wheel Club of Virudhunagar.
  • Dr.S.Krishnammal received Best Oral Paper Presenter Award from ANJAC College, Sivakasi and World Women Welfare Association, Chennai.
  • Dr.S.Lalitha received Kalai Sevaga Kalaimani Award from Kaviarasar Kalai Tamil Sangam.

Research projects funded by UGC

  • Dr. C.Manoranjithamani has completed her UGC Major Project on Irrigation System under the Pandyas in the Pandyan Empire in 2010-2012.
  • Dr.C.Bhavani, has completed her UGC Minor Project on Taxation in India since 1793 AD as a powerful instrument for National Development in 2012-2014.
  • Dr.S.Krishnammal has completed her UGC Minor Project on A.Study on -Strategies of Women Empowerment in Virudhunagar District in 2012-2014.
  • Dr.M.Geetha has completed her UGC Minor Project on Socio-Economic Issues of Womenfolk in Virudhunagar District in its Historical perspective in 2014-2016.
  • Dr.P.Malarvizhi has completed her UGC Minor Project on Empowerment of womenfolk in southern Tamilnadu – since Independence with special reference to Sivakasi Region in 2014-2016.

Details of Books published

  • Dr.C.Manoranjithamani, History of Tamilnadu UptoA.D.1565, DAVE-BERYL Publication,Tirunelveli,2012.
  • Dr.S.Krishnammal, Women Studies, ISBN..978-81-910337-0-0, Suji Ranoje Publication, Chennai, 2012.
  • Dr.P.Malarvizhi, Value Education, ISBN. 978-81-2342-722-5, New Century Book House (P) Ltd.,Chennai.

Details of Books Edited

  • Dr.C.Bhavani, History of people and their Environs(Essays in honour of Prof.B.S.Chandrababu ) Co-Editor ISBN:978-9380325910.

Details of Chapters in Edited Volumes

  • Dr.C.Bhavani, History of people and their Environs(Essays in honour of Prof.B.S.Chandrababu ) Co-Editor ISBN:978-9380325910.
  • Dr.(Mrs.)M.Geetha, History of people and their Environs-Book-(Essays in honour of Prof.B.S.Chandrababu), ISBN: 978-9380325910
  • Dr.M..Baby Rani, History of people and their Environs - Essays in honour of Prof.B.S.Chandrababu, ISBN: 978-9380325910
  • Dr.M.Geetha, Prominent Themes of Tamilnadu History (A felicitation volume in honour of Prof.R.Santhakumar), ISBN: 978-93-5126-101-3
  • Dr.S.Lalitha, Prominent Themes of Tamilnadu History (A felicitation volume in honour of Prof.R.Santhakumar), ISBN: 978-93-5126-101-3
  • Dr.V.Natchathira Selvakumari, Prominent Themes of Tamilnadu History (A felicitation volume in honour of Prof.R.Santhakumar), ISBN: 978-93-5126-101-3

Highlights of the Students

    CURRICULAR
  • 21 Students got placement in On Campus Interviews.
  • National Indira Gandhi Merit Scholarship by UGC - 2012 Selvi.P.Saraswathi II M.A
  • UGC Major Project Research Fellowship 2011 -2013         Selvi .M.Chandra Kala Ph.D. Full Time Scholar
  • Overall College Best Student Award Winner                      Selvi.S.Rajalakshmi- III B.A. (EM)-(2016-2017)
  • Best Outgoing Student in PG                                                 Selvi.R.Kalavathi ,II M.A.(2016-2017)
  • Best Outgoing Student in UG                                                 Selvi.S.Rajalakshmi ,III B.A.(EM)(2016-2017)
  • Students Progression to Higher Education                           47
  • Selvi.S.Rajalakshmi has been selected to Sankar IAS Academy in Chennai sponsored by Sikaram Trust.
  • S.Muthumari passed TNPSC Group I Examination served as Returning Officer during the General Election 2012 and is serving Personal Assistant (G) to the Collector,Pudukottai District.
  • S.Sengamala Nachiar passed TNPSC Group II Examination is serving as Revenue Inspector, Villupuram.
  • K.Revathy passed TNPSC Group II Examination is serving as Assistant, Government Siddha Medical College, Palayamkottai.

  • CO-CURRICULAR
  • Won I- Place in Written Quiz on National Voters' Day Celebrations in 2012-2013 and 2015-2016.
  • Won De-Britto Rolling Cup in Arulanandhar College, Karumathur in 2014-2015, 2015-2016 and 2016-2017.
  • Won the Rolling Shield in Histo-Fest in SRNM College ,Sattur in 2014-2015 Second Place in 2015-2016.
  • Won the Rolling Shield in History Day Celebration, Lady Doak College, Madurai in 2015-2016 and 2016-2017.
  • Won Rs.150/- a cash award each to S.Rajalakshmi & K.Sudhalakshmi, III BA (EM) in 114th Kamarajar Birthday Quiz Competition, Kamarajar Power Trust, Virudhunagar
  • Best Outwit at Vivekananda Academy of Cultural Studies State Level - First -2016-2017. Selvi. A. Yamini II B.A (EM)


  • EXTRA - CURRICULAR
    Selvi.R.Karpagalakshmi2014-2017        ♦ Received Silver Medal for College Overall Championship in 2015-2016.
    ♦ Got I Place and won Cash Award of Rs.6,000/- in 10,000 Metres Sivakasi
        Marathan Race in 2014-2015, 2015-2016 & 2016-2017.
    ♦ Received Cash Award Rs.6,000/- from Sports Development Authority of
        Tamilnadu.
    ♦ Inter District Atheletic Championship 2015.
    2014-2015 ♦ 300 Metres Race (State Level) - III Place
    ♦ 4 x 100 Metres Relay Race (State Level) – III Place
    ♦ 5,000 Metres Race – M.K.University – II Place
    2015-2016 ♦ 400 Metres Race (State Level) - I Place, Cash Award Rs.1,000/-
    ♦ 5,000 Metres Race (State Level) – III Place, Cash Award Rs.5,000/-
    ♦ 400 Metres Race (State Level) - III Place, Cash Award Rs.2,000/-
    2016-2017 ♦ Madurai Marathan – IV Place
    Selvi.S.Lakshmi2014-2017 ♦ Got II Place and won Cash Award of Rs.4,000/- in 10,000 Metres Sivakasi
        Marathan Race in 2014-2015 & 2015-2016.
    ♦ 4 x 400 Metres Relay Race (State Level) – III Place, Cash Award Rs.1,000/-
    ♦ 1,500 Metres Race – I Place, Sports Development Authority of TamilNadu
        in 2016-2017.