The Department of English was established in 1985 along with the other departments. It was then headed by Mr K R Lakshmi Narayanan. In its progress, it grew up to be The Department of Humanities and Social Sciences in 1995. The department is presently headed by Prof Dr T Murugavel.
The Department has dedicated and experienced members of faculty and it cares very much in providing the best teaching and learning experience for its participants. It ensures to reach out to students from all walks of life for their academic as well as career progress.
The Department has a distinguished reputation for teaching and for the quality education it offers to students. All the members of faculty have earned a great deal of reputation for their career, academic and personal accomplishments. The Faculty's research and teaching are so exemplary that it gets its own unparalleled reception among its peers at the intermural level.