Satellite campus Bus route details

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The academic year 2024-2025 for freshers will start with Orientation Programme:Satellite Campus:

ALL SF UG & PG – Wednesday, 26 June 2024 at 10.00 a.m. in the Assembly Hall, Chatrapatti.

Main Campus:

All Aided UG & PG and SF PG – Thursday, 27 June 2024 at 10.00 am in the Edward Nolting Hall, Goripalayam.

All Art SF UG – Friday, 28 June 2024 at 10.00 am in the Edward Nolting Hall, Goripalayam.

All Science SF UG – Friday, 28 June 2024 at 10.00 am in the Edward Nolting Hall, Goripalayam.

All students are asked to report at the respective department registration counter at the Flint Square between 8.00 a.m. and 9.45 a.m. Students who have paid the Hostel Fees are asked to report to the respective Hall immediately after their registration at the department counter.


Ensure you bring the following documents with photocopy:

  1. Transfer certificate
  2. Mark statement
  3. student bank account linked with Aadhar
  4. Aadhar card
  5. community certificate
Final Schedule for End–of-Semester Examinations – April 2024.

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Undergraduate Program



The history of the Tamil department begins with the introduction of the course -Tamil Translation in 1884. Mr. Ramalingam from Jaffna University was in charge of the department during the time. Tamil was introduced as Part – I Language in the Intermediate course in 1914. The Tamil Department was then headed by Prof. A. Karmega Konar. Prof.P.Jothimuthu, an expert in Translation, translated Sangam Literature into English, particularly Aingurunuru and Purananuru. The undergraduate programme in Tamil was started in the year 1971 under the headship of Prof. Moses Ponniah. It was later upgraded into a Postgraduate Department in 1986. Prof. Solomon Pappiah was the Head of the Department then. The department has been recognized as a Research Centre since January 2000. The M.Phil., programme was started in the year 2005.

Courses Offered: B.A, M.A, M.Phil (Self Financed),Ph.D

Department Contact Info

Language and Literature – Tamil

Madurai – 625002,
Tamilnadu India.

0452 – 2530070,

0452 – 2530973   – (Ext) 211,281

Mon – Fri 9:00A.M. – 5:00P.M.

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