National conference on Women participation and Social transformation in south India, 20th Century

நாள் : 20-02-2019


JAC started B.A History, as the first and foremost faculty in 1971. Due to the demand from the public, in 1975 T. M. was started. From its very inception the department begin to spread its fragrance of service to the student’s society. The strength of the Department had steadily increased that led to the introduction of M.A History in 1980. Today the Department has completed 42 years of dedicated service to the student community. To cater to the needs of the students Certificate course in Tourism was introduced in July 2003 and Human Rights and Duties Education in July 2010. The Department was elevated to a Research Department with the introduction of M.Phil in 2005 and Ph.D in 2013. The Members of the Teaching Staff actively involved in Research. During the course of 42 years the Department has attained a number of Distinctions in Curricular, Co-Curricular and extra Curricular activities. Apart from the academic excellence, the students of History have brought many laurels to the Department and the College. The Department has kept abreast of itself with the expanding Knowledge through Research and Extension. The Department has well equipped teaching aids such as LCD, OHP, LAPTOP and PRINTER.

Courses Offered

Course Year Established
UG (English Medium) 1971
UG (Tamil Medium) 1975
PG 1980
M. Phil. 2005
Ph. D. 2013


Name of the Seminar/Conference/Workshop Date Agency Level
Exhibition 3rd and 4th December 2010 JAC Regional
Preservation of Monuments to Enhance Tourism in India 8th & 9th February 2012 UGC National
Peace March 30th January 2013 JAC Regional


Research Advisors

  • Dr. Mrs. A. Mary Grace, Associate Professor
  • Dr. Mrs. Delphin Prema Dhanaseeli, Associate Professor


Minor projects

Name Title Funding Agency Amount Rs. Duration
Dr. K. R. Guna Sundara Devi and Mrs. M. Maria Rose Poomathi Evaluation of Women Panchayat Presidents in terms of perception and performance with reference to Theni Dt. U.G.C. 5,000/- 2008 - 10
Dr. Delphine Prema Dhanaseeli and Mrs. P. Vanitha Missionary Effort Towards Women’s Upliftment in Madurai U.G.C. 91,000/- 2011 - 2013

Books Published

  • The Constitution of India, Raj Publications Madurai, 2004


  • i. Awards and recognition Received by the Faculty: Nil
  • ii. Awards and recognition Received by the Students :
Name of the Student Name of the Award Organization/Agency Year
G. Janarthani Meritorious Sportsman for employment to a Class III / Class IV Post/ Service under the Central Government Mother Teresa Women’s University, Kodaikanal. 2010
G. Janarthani National Integration Camp National Integration Camp, Rohtak, Haryana. 2010




Prominent Alumni

  • 1. Sr. Dr. M. Rajeenal, Mother General, St. Anne’s Congregation, Trichy.
  • 2. Mrs. I. Vetharani, Associate Professor, J. A. College, Periyakulam
  • 3. Mrs. A. Jascintha Vilveena, Assistant Professor, JAC, Periyakulam
  • 4. Mrs. Mariammal, Reader, M T University, Kodaikanal.
  • 5. Mrs. Mohini, Associate Professor, S.K.N College, Virudhunagar.
  • 6. Mrs. Seethalakshmi, Associate Professor, Govt. Arts College, Coimbatore.
  • 7. Mrs. Delighta, Associate Professor, Kamaraj College, Tuticorin
  • 8. Mrs. Rajeswari, HOD,APC.Mahalakshmi College, Tuticorin
  • 9. Mrs. Parimala, Associate Professor, Women Christian College, Nagercoil

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