To provide the high-quality value based education supplemented by research to the students of poor socio-economical background.
Our Department provides knowledge and skills to a large number of first generation learners. It strives to make the students responsible personalities to serve the society. This is achieved through the class room lectures ,students’ seminars, ICT and brainstorming sessions.
The department offering UG programme was established in the year 1979-1980 with English and Tamil medium having an intake of 24 students each. In the year 2012-2013, PG course was started with an intake of 24 students. In the year 2012-2013, M.Phil (Full Time / Part Time) research programme with an intake of 25 students was started. Moreover, the Ph.D (Full Time) research programme was started in the year 2012-2013. Our department has 14 faculty members. All the faculty members are recognised research supervisors for guiding M.Phil/Ph.D research scholars. The research areas of our department are Ultrasonics, Spectroscopy& Luminescence, Condensed Matter Physics, Crystal growth, Thin Films, Solar Energy, Dielectrics, Nanotechnology and Nano science. Our faculty members have published more than 100 research papers in reputed international and national journals. The projects of some PG students have been given a grant by TANSC for Science and Technology. One of our student Mr. M.Saravanan secured second place in a National level paper presentation organized by BARC, Mumbai.