The Department of History was established in 1975. A number of dedicated teachers including Adv. (Dr.) Suma Narayanan, Prof. Santha etc. offered their whole hearted co-operation and contributed to the growth of the Department. History is offered as a complementary course to the UG students of English and Economics. Currently, Dr. Manojkumar N. is the Head of the Department.
The department has a computer with printer and a well-equipped departmental Library to cater to the academic needs of the students.