Board of Studies

Faculty of Arts

Department of Sculpture

Head

Dr. B. Sheela
Professor & Head of the Department
Department of Sculpture
Tamil University

Internal Members

Dr. V. Latha
Assistant Professor
Department of Sculpture
Tamil University

External Members

Dr. J. Rajendran
Professor and Principal
Mamallapuram Government / Architecture and Sculpture College,
Mamallapuram, Chennai.
Dr. S. Kannan
Assistant Professor
Government Arts College, Sivagangai
Dr. V. Ravichandran
Associate Professor & Head
Department of History
AVVM Sri Pushpam College
Poondi-613 503
Dr. P.V. Prabhakaran
Assistant Professor and Head
Bharathiar University
Puducherry

Department of Music

Head

Dr.S.Karpagam
Assistant Professor & Head of the Department
Department of Music
Tamil University

Internal Members

Dr. R.Mathavi
Assistant Professor
Department of Music
Tamil University

External Members

Dr.P.Natarajan
Principal In-Charge
KalaiKaveri Fine Arts College
Tiruchirapalli
Mobile No:9865468701
Dr.A.Srividhya
Associate Professor
Government Music College
Tiruvaiyaru
Thanjavur
Mobile no:9487535902
Dr.Bala Nandhakumar
Principal
Sri Sathguru Sangeeha Vidyalayam
Thallakulam
Madurai
Mobile no:8098821809
Dr.Subhashini Chandrasekaran
Assistant Professor
Department of Drama
Annamalai University
Chidambaram
Mobile no:7904830636

Department of Drama

Head

Dr.P.Govindasamy
Professor & Head of the Department
Department of Drama,
Tamil University

External Members

Dr. C. Karthikeyan
Assistant Professor
Tamil Nadu Open University
577, Annalasalai,
Saidapet
Chennai – 600 015
Dr. K. Palani
Associate Professor
Dept of Tamil literature
University of Madras
Marina Campus
Chennai – 600 005
Dr. M. Subbaiya
Assistant Professor
Dept. of Performing Arts
Puducherry Central University,
Kalapet, Puducherry
Dr.P.Mathivanan
Professor and Head, Dept. of Performing Arts
Bharathidasan University
Tiruchirappalli – 24

Faculty of Manuscriptology

Department of Palmleaf Manuscriptology

Head

Dr. M.G. Kovaimani
Associate Professor & Head of the Department
Department of Palmleaf Manuscripts
Tamil University

Internal Members

Dr. T. Kala Sridhar
Assistant Professor
Department of Palmleaf Manuscriptology
Tamil University

External Members

Dr.I.Manikandan
Professor
Department of Tamil Language
Madras University,
Chennai-600005
Dr.A.Sathish
Associate Professor
Faculty of Tamil Language and Manuscriptology
World Tamil Research Centre,
Chennai-600113
Dr.Uthiradam
Dr. Uv.Ve.Swaminatha Iyer Library,
No 2, East Coast Road,
Besant Nagar,
Chennai
Mobile No:9840713766

Special Invitee

Dr. S. Rajavelu
Professor and Head of the Department
Department of Maritime History and Marine Archaeology
Tamil University

Department of Rare Paper Manuscriptology

Head

Dr. T. Kannan
Professor & Head of the Department
Department of Rare Paper Manuscriptology
Tamil University

Internal Members

Dr. T. Athithan
Associate Professor
Department of Rare Paper Manuscriptology
Tamil University

Ex-officio Members

Prof. Y. Manikandan
Professor, Dept of Sangapalagai for Tamil Development
University of Madras,
Chennai
Mobile No:9840866278,9445331667
Prof. A. Satheesh
Associate Professor
Faculty of Manuscripts and Tamil literature
International Institute of Tamil Studies
Chennai
Mobile no:9445876240
Dr. Tamizavel
Associate Professor, Head
A.V.C College,
Mayiladudhurai
Mobile No:9965533832
Dr. Ilamathi Janagiraman
Professor,
Department of Tamil,
Pondicherry University,
Pondicherry
Special Invitee
Dr. M. K. Kovaimani
Associate Professor, Head
Department of Palmleaf
Tamil University,
Thanjavur

Department of Epigraphy And Archaeology

Head

Dr. P. Jayakumar
Professor and Head of the Department
Department of Epigraphy And Archaeology
Tamil University

Internal Members

Dr. A. Thulasendran
Assistant Professor
Department of Epigraphy And Archaeology
Tamil University
Dr. M. Bhavani
Assistant Professor
Department of Epigraphy And Archaeology
Tamil University

External Members

Dr. B.Rajan
Professor and Head
Annamalai University
Annamalai Nagar
Chidambaram – 608002
Mobileno:9942990522
Dr. S.Kannan
Associate Professor
Department of History
Mannar DuraiSingam Government College
Sivagangai-630561.
Dr.J.Soundararajan
Associate Professor and Head
Departement of Ancient History and Archaelogy
Madras University
Chennai-600005
Dr. K. R. Sankaran
Associate Professor
Dept. of History, AVC College
Mannampanthal, Mayiladuthurai – 690 305.

Department of Maritime History and Marine Archaeology

Head

Dr. V. Selvakumar
Associate Professor and Head of the Department
Department of Maritime History and Marine Archaeology
Tamil University

Internal Members

Dr. Sundaram
Professor
Department of History
University of Madras
Chennai
Mobile No:9566080351
Dr. S. Kannan
Assistant Professor
Department of History
Raja Duraisingam College,
Sivagangai.
Mobile no:9486216366
Dr. M. Nalini
Associate Professor
Department of History
Seethalakshmi Ramasami College
Tiruchirapalli
Mobile no:9080100282
Dr. K. R. Sankaran
Associate Professor
Department of History
AVC college, Mannampanthal,
Mayiladuthurai
Mobile no:7598343045

Faculty of Developing Tamil

Department of Tamil Studies in Foreign Countries

Head

Dr. R. Kurinchiventhan
Professor and Head of the Department
Department of Tamil Studies in Foreign Countries
Tamil University

Internal Members

Dr. G. Palanivelu
Associate Professor
Department of Tamil Studies in Foreign Countries
Tamil University
Dr. D. Vetrichelvan
Assistant Professor
Department of Tamil Studies in Foreign Countries
Tamil University

External Members

Dr.Senthamizhpavai
Professor and Director
Tamil Cultural Centre
Alagappa University
Karaikudi
Mobile no:9944360775
Dr.U.Alibaba
Professor and Head
Bharathidasan University
Tiruchirapalli
Mobile no:9443112164
Dr.Selvakumaran
Associate Professor
Department of Tamil
Saint Joseph College(Autonomous)
Tiruchirapalli
Mobile no:9443905326
Dr.P.Ravikumar
Associate Professor
Subramanya Bharathiar Faculty of Tamil
Puducheri Central University
Puducheri
Mobile no:9444327507

Department of Translation

Head

Dr. S. Veeralakshmi
Associate Professor and Head of the Department
Department of Translation,Tamil University

Internal Members

Dr. B. Rajesh
Associate Professor
Department of Translation
Tamil University
Dr. R. S. Murugan
Assistant Professor
Department of Translation
Tamil University
Dr. S. Vijaya Rajeswari
Assistant Professor
Department of Translation
Tamil University

External Members

Dr.P.Anandakumar
Professor and Head
Department of Tamil
Gandhigram Deemed to be University
Dindigul-641 046
Mobile no:94437 19611
Dr. P.Manimaran
Professor
Department of Linguistics
Annamalai University
Chidambaram – 608002
Mobile no:97868 60861
Dr. T.Vishnukumaran
Associate Professor and Head
Department of Tamil Language and Translation
Dravidian University
Kuppam-517426
Mobile no:9493371545
Dr. P.Jayakrishnan
Associate Professor
Department of Tamil
Kerala University
Kariavattam – 695581
Mobile no:94472 22571

Department of Lexicography

Head

Dr.U.Balasubramaniyan
Professor and Head of the Department
Department of Lexicography
Tamil University

Internal Members

Dr.S.T.Jaquline
Associate Professor
Department of Lexicography
Tamil University
Dr.S.Veeramani
Associate Professor
Department of Lexicography
Tamil University
Dr.S.Shemasundari
Assistant Professor
Department of Lexicography
Tamil University

External Members

Dr. M.Tamilmaran
Professor
Department of Tamil
Periyar University,
Salem
Dr. S.Selvakumar
Associate Professor
Department of Tamil
Nesamani Memorial Christ College
Marthandam
Dr. Sundarabalu
Associate Professor
Department of Linguistics
Bharathiar University
Coimbatore- 641026
Mobile no: 94872 23316
Dr. Umaraj
Associate Professor
Department of Linguistics
Madurai Kamaraj University
Madurai
Mobile no: 94872 23316

Department of Social Science

Head

Dr. S. Sangeeta
Associate Professor and Head of the Department
Department of Social Science
Tamil University

Internal Members

Dr. M. Arivanandan
Assistant Professor
Department of Social Science
Tamil University

External Members

Dr. K.R.Murugan
Professor and Head
Department of Social Work
Alagappa University
Karaikudi – 630003
Mobile no: 94420 43095
Email-id:[email protected]
Dr. U.Shahin Sultana
Professor
Social sciences department
Pondicherry University
Mobile no : 8903306712
Email-id:[email protected]
Dr. Hiladadevi
Professor, Department of Sociology
Mother Teresa University
Kodaikanal
Mobile no : 9443501699
Email-id:[email protected]

Department of Scientific Tamil and Tamil Development

Head

Dr. C. Thiyagarajan
Professor and Head of the Department
Department of Scientific Tamil and Tamil Development
Tamil University

Internal Members

Dr. T. Dheivehan
Associate Professor
Department of Scientific Tamil and Tamil Development
Tamil University
Dr. R. Indhu
Associate Professor
Department of Scientific Tamil and Tamil Development
Tamil University

External Members

Dr. S.Ravi
Professor
Department of Tamil
Central University of Tamil nadu
Tiruvarur – 610005
Mobile no – 98657 77065, 99409 19624
Dr.P.Jayakrishnan
Director
M.S.Dravidian Cultural Centre
Kerala University
Tiruvananthapuram
Kariavattam – 695 581
Mobile no – 94472 22571
Dr. S.Easwaran
Associate Professor and Head
Department of Tamil
National College
Tiruchirapalli – 620001
Mobile no – 94427 88711
Dr. K.Gananathan
Assistant Professor
Tamil Cultural Centre
Alagappa University
Karaikudi – 630003
Mobile no – 99653 33602

Department of Education and Management

Head

Dr. K. Chinnappan
Professor and Head of the Department
Department of Education and Management
Tamil University

Internal Members

Dr. S. Ravivarman
Associate Professor
Department of Education and Management
Tamil University
Dr. R. Anandarasu
Assistant Professor
Department of Education and Management
Tamil University
Dr. R. Muthaiyan
Assistant Professor
Department of Education and Management
Tamil University
Dr. R. Periasamy
Assistant Professor
Department of Education and Management
Tamil University
Mr. K. Sundaram
Assistant Professor
Department of Education and Management
Tamil University
Dr. P. Sattanathan
Assistant Professor
Department of Education and Management
Tamil University
Dr. F. Deepa
Assistant Professor
Department of Education and Management
Tamil University

External Members

Dr. M.A.Saravanan
Principal
Vekkaliamman College of Education
Subramanian Complex, Contonment
Tiruchirapalli – 620001
Mobile no: 99426 96345
Email id: [email protected]
Dr. C.Sherin Vinoka Sinekalatha
Assistant Professor
Meston College of Education
Royapettai
Chennai -14
Mobile no : 94451 84235
Email id : [email protected]
Dr. P.Srinivasan
Professor
Department of Pedagogical Science
Department of Education
Central University of Tamil nadu
Tiruvarur – 610005
Mobile no : 94434 60093
Email id : [email protected]
Dr.G.Tamilvanan
Associate Professor
Department of Education
Periyar Maniammai University
Vallam
Thanjavur -613005
Mobile no : 9865591918
Email id : [email protected]

Faculty of Language

Department of Literature

Head

Dr.P.Elayapillai
Professor and Head of the Department
Department of Literature
Tamil University

Internal Members

Dr.J. Devi
Professor
Department of Literature
Tamil University
Dr.K.Thilagavathi
Associate Professor
Department of Literature
Tamil University
Dr. A. Ravichandran
Assistant Professor
Department of Literature
Tamil University
Dr. R. Thanalakshmi
Assistant Professor
Department of Literature
Tamil University

External Members

Dr. S. Balasubramanian
Professor And Head
Tamil and Cultural Field
Tamil Nadu Open University Saidapet
Chennai – 600 015.
Dr.V.Rajarathinam
Professor
Gandhigram Rural Institute of Deemed University
Dindugal
Mobile no – 95003 52554
Dr.U.Alibaba
Professor and Head
Department of Tamil
Bharathidasan University
Tiruchirapalli -24
Mobile no – 94431 12164
Dr.M.Balasubramanian
Professor
Department of Tamil
Annamalai University
Annamalai Nagar
Chidambaram
Mobile no – 94880 13050

Department of Linguistics

Head

Dr. K. Viswanathan
Assistant Professor and Head of the Department
Department of Linguistics
Tamil University

Internal Members

Dr. P. Mangayarkkarasi
Assistant Professor
Department of Linguistics
Tamil University
Dr. M. Ramesh Kumar
Assistant Professor
Department of Linguistics
Tamil University
Dr. K. Perumal
Assistant Professor
Department of Linguistics
Tamil University

External Members

Dr. V. Tiruvalluvan
Director and Dean
Linguistics Center of Study
Annamalai University
Annamalai Nagar,
Chidambaram – 608002
Mobile No – 9443480649
Dr.P.Perumal Samy
Professor, Additional Director and Head,
Bharathvani, Central Institute of Indian Languages,
Manassagangotri,
Mysore – 570006
Mobile No – 09433022664
Dr.G.Ganesan Ambedkar
Professor and Head,
Dravidian Languages and Computational Linguistics Department,
Dravidian University,
Kuppam – 517426,
Chitoor District,
Andhra Pradesh
Mobile No – 9490736166
Dr.S.Arulmozhi
Assistant Professor,
Centre for Applied Linguistics and Translation,
University of Hyderabad,
Hyderabad – 500046,
Mobile No – 9490785075

School of Philosophy

Head

Dr.B. Balachandran
Associate Professor and Head of the Department
School of Philosophy
Tamil University

Internal Members

Dr. G.P. Nallasivam
Assistant Professor
School of Philosophy
Tamil University
Dr. P. Suresh
Assistant Professor
School of Philosophy
Tamil University
Dr. T. Parthiban
Assistant Professor
School of Philosophy
Tamil University

External Members

Dr. S. Balachandran
Associate Professor
Dept. of Philosophy
Annamalai University
Annamalai nagar, Chidambaram
Dr. A. Andiappan
Professor & Head
Dept. of Ghandian & Vallalar Studies
Madurai Kamarajar University, Madurai
Dr. S. Krishnan
Head, Dept. of Philosophy
Vivekananda College
Mylapore, Chennai
Dr. Gunasekaran
Head
Dept. of Philosophy
National College
Trichy.

Department of Tribal Research

Head

Dr. M. A. Sivaraman
Assistant Professor and Head of the Department,
Department of Tribal Research,
Tamil University.

External Members

Dr. S.Sumathi
Head of the Department,
Anthropology Department,
Madras University,
Chennai-5
LandLine No:044-25699612
Mobile no:9840898402.
Dr.N.Ramesh
Assistant Professor,
Department of Linguistics,
Bharathiar University,
Coimbatore – 641046
Mobile no – 9843929697.
Dr.P.Selvakumar
Associate Professor,
Faculty of linguistics and Tamil Language,
International Institute of Tamil Studies,
Taramani,
Chennai-600112.
Dr.O.Muthiah
Professor,
Gandhigram Rural University,
Gandhigram,
Dindugal.
Mobile no – 9442115980.

Department of Folklore

Head

Dr.R. Kamaraju
Professor and Head of the Department
Department of Folklore
Tamil University

Internal Members

Dr. A. Shanmugham Pillai
Associate Professor
Department of Folklore
Tamil University
Dr.N.Malathy
Assistant Professor
Department of Folklore
Tamil University
Dr.S.Illayaraja
Assistant Professor
Department of Folklore
Tamil University

External Members

Dr.A.Chellaperumal
Professor and Head,
Department of Anthropology,
Pondicherry University,
Kalapettai,
Puducherry – 605014
Mobile no : 9443969590
Dr.J.Joseph Anthonyraj
Professor and Head,
Palayankottai,
Tirunelveli – 627002
Mobile no : 9486128857
Dr.O.Muthaiah
Professor,
Department of Tamil,
Gandhi Gram Rural University,
Dindugal – 624302
Mobile no:942115980
Dr.S.Ravi
Professor,
Department of Tamil,
P.S.G College of Arts & Science,
Coimbatore.

School of Indian Language and Comparative studies

Head

Dr.S. Kavitha
Professor and Head of the Department
School of Indian Language and Compaative
Tamil University

Internal Members

Dr. R. Venkatesan
Associate Professor
School of Indian Language and Compaative
Tamil University
Dr. S. Savithri
Assistant Professor
School of Indian Language and Compaative
Tamil University

External Members

Dr. M. Sampathkumar
Associate Professor and Head
Telugu Department
University of Madras Marina Campus, Chennai – 600 005
Dr. Girish
Associate Professor
Malayalam Department
University of Madras,Marina Campus, Chennai – 600 005
Dr. Thamilselvi
Associate Professor
Kannada Department
University of Madras
Marina Campus, Chennai – 600 005
Dr.L. Ramamoorthy
Reader -cum Research officer
CIIL, Manasagangothri
Mysore 570 006.

Faculty of Science

Department of Siddha Medicine

Head

Dr.P.BharathaJothi
Associate Professor and Head of the Department
Department of Siddha Medicine
Tamil University

Internal Members

Dr. J.Anbu Jeba Sunilson
Associate Professor
Department of Siddha Medicine
Tamil University
Dr. D. Mantela
Assistant Professor
Department of Siddha Medicine
Tamil University
Dr. PL. Balasubramanian
Assistant Professor
Department of Siddha Medicine
Tamil University

External Members

Dr M. Krishnaveni
Professor and Head
Post Graduate Department of Pharmacology
Government Siddha Medical College
Arumbakkam
Chennai – 108
Mobile No:9444043897
Dr. M. Ravichandran
Associate Professor and Head
Department of Anatomy
Government Siddha Medical College
Arumbakkam
Chennai – 108.
Mobile No : 9443175865
Dr.S.Sulphin Nihar
Associate Professor
Department of Pharmacology
Palayamkottai – 2
Mobile No : 919487861785
Dr. T. Vetriselvan
Principal, Pharmacy College,
Melmaruvathur Adhiparasakthi Sithar Beedam
Melmaruvathur
Mobile No : 9443010858

Department of Ancient Science

Head

Dr.N.Nagarajan
Associate Professor and Head of the Department
Department of Ancient Science
Tamil University

Internal Members

Dr. R. Srinivasan
Assistant Professor
Department of Ancient Science
Tamil University

External Members

Dr. A. Lakshmi Prabha
Professor – Dept of Botany
School of Life Science,Bharathidasan University
Tiruchirapalli-620024.
Dr. C. Thangapandi
Associate Professor and Head
Department of Mathematics
The Madura College, Madurai-6
Dr. A. Nagoor gani
Associate Professor
Department of Mathematics
Jamal Mohamed College, Trichy-620020.
Dr. R. Chithiravel
Assistant Professor, Dept. of Chemistry
Rajah Serfoji Govt College
Thanjavur-613006

Department of Industries and Earth Sciences

Head

Dr.R.Neelakantan
Professor and Head of the Department
Department of Industries and Earth Sciences
Tamil University

Internal Members

Dr.K.Sankar
Professor
Department of Industries and Earth Sciences
Tamil University

External Members

Prof. R.R.Krishnamurthy
Head, Department of Applied Geology
University of Madras, Chennai.
Prof. R.S.Kumar
Professor, Department of Earth Sciene,
Annamalai University,
Chidambaram.
Prof. R. Venkatachalapathi
Professor, Department of Geography,
Periyar University,
Salem.
Prof. D.Ramesh
Department of Remote Sensing,
Bharathidasan University,
Tiruchirapalli.

Department of Computer Science

Head

Dr.K.Ravikumar
Assistant Professor and Head of the Department
Department of Computer Science
Tamil University

Internal Members

Dr.A.Senthil kumar
Assistant Professor
Department of Computer Science
Tamil University
Dr.A.B. Karthick Anand Babu
Assistant Professor
Department of Computer Science
Tamil University

External Members

Dr.M.Balamurugan
Head of the Department
Department of Computer Science
Bharathidasan University
Tiruchirapalli – 23.
Dr.G.Kumaravelan
Head of the Department(In Charge)
Department of Computer Science
Pondicherry University
Karaikal Campus
Arignar Anna Arts College(Backside)
Bharathiar Salai
Karaikal – 609605
Dr.S.A.Jameel
Associate Professor
Department of Computer Science
Jamal Mohammed College
Trichy – 20.
Dr.B.Aruna
Head of the Department
Department of Computer and Software Science
Periyar Maniyammai Science and Technological Institution
(Deemed to be University)
Periyar Nagar, Vallam
Thanjavur

Department of Environmental and Herbal Science

Head

Dr.K.K.Kavitha
Assistant Professor and Head of the Department
Department of Environmental and Herbal Science
Tamil University

Internal Members

Dr.T.Rakesh Sharma
Assistant Professor
Department of Environmental and Herbal Science
Tamil University

External Members

Dr.R.Babu Rajendran
Professor and Head
Department of Environmental Biotechnology
Bharathidasan University
Tiruchirapalli.
Dr.K.Murugesan
Professor and Head
Department of Environmental Science
Periyar University,
Salem.
Dr.M.Rajkumar
Professor
Department of Environmental Science
Bharathiar University,
Coimbatore.
Dr.G.Annadurai
Professor
Department of Environmental Science
Manonmaniam Sundaranar University,
Tirunelveli.

Department of Library and Information Science

Head

Dr.C.Velmurugan
Librarian
Department of Library and Information Science
Tamil University

Internal Members

Dr.T.Sivakumar
Assistant Librarian
Department of Library and Information Science
Tamil University

External Members

Dr.A.Thirunavakarasu
University librarian
Alagappa University, Karaikudi
Dr.S. Srinivacaraghavan
Professor and Head
Department of Library and Information Science
Bharathidasan University, Tiruchirappalli
Dr.P.Suresh
University librarian
Madurai Kamarajar University,
Madurai
Dr.Jesudas Manalan
College librarian
Bishop Heber College, Trichy

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