The department of Mathematics was started in the year 1973 to handle Pre University classes. In 1975 with the introduction of B.Com course, Statistics was handled by the Mathematics Department from the year 1976 to 1984.
In the year 1979, Chemistry Department was started in our college, with Mathematics and Physics as Ancillary subjects. Ancillary Mathematics for B.Sc (Chemistry) was handled by the Mathematics Department. In 1980, B.Sc (Mathematics) course was introduced in our college. Since then, the Department became a full-fledged U.G. Department and has produced a set of good and talented students for the past 30 years. It has earned a good name from it’s past students. It has bagged 4 University Ranks so far. At present, it is headed by
Dr. M.Vaidyanathan M.Sc.,M.Phil.,P.G.D.C.A.,Ph.D.,
The other members of the department are
Prof.N.Subramanian M.Sc., M.Phil.,B.Ed.,
Prof.V.Anbusekar M.Sc., M.Phil.,B.Ed.,
Prof.S.David Laurence M.Sc.,M.Phil., P.G.D.C.A.,
Prof.(Mrs).R.Ramalakshmi M.Sc., M.Phil., P.G.D.C.A.,
Dr. M.Vaidyanatahan is the chairman of the Board of studies in Mathematics (U.G) of Madurai kamaraj University and is a member of Board of studies in Mathematics of various Autonomous colleges. Prof N.Subramanian is a member of Board of studies in Mathematics for Parasakthi college for women at Courtalam. Prof.S.David Laurence and Prof.(Mrs).R.Ramalakshmi are doing research in Graph labeling. The Department has a Ramanujan Mathematical Association, which organizes guest lectures periodically from reputed Professors. It also organizes the inter collegiate Quiz for students of Mathematics(U.G) of cluster colleges in Virudhunagar district, every year. The Department proposes to start M.Sc (Mathematics) programme from the Academic year 2016-2017. The present student strength is 121.