Dr. N.Rajendra Naidu, M.Com., M.Phil., Ph.D., Director, Centre for Research and Development ‘Centre for Research & Development’ has been established with the aim of promoting research and research related activities in the college both from the point of view of students and staff. For students although research is not compulsory for U.G & P.G students, our college introduced basic research for the benefit of students.

Research Forum

There is an exclusive Research Forum for staff to interact, present papers and conduct of awareness programmes related to research at regular intervals. It is co-ordinated by Dr G.Kalvikkarasi, Associate Prof. & HOD of English.

Research Wing in Library

An exclusive Research Wing in College Library has been established with computers and printer with internet facility and a collection of thesis and research methodology books for the benefit of research scholars and P.G. students browsing and reference.

For Staff

  • @To inculcate research culture in the institution
  • @To provide information regarding research grants and funding agencies
  • @To conduct awareness programs / workshops on research related activities
  • @To encourage the faculty to prepare major & minor research project proposals
  • @To give a thrust for research publication and paper presentation in conferences and seminars
  • @To facilitate the faculty to obtain guideship from various Universities and Colleges
  • @To monitor ongoing research projects in the institution
  • @To provide external research library facility
  • @To facilitate conduct of National and International Conferences

Research Supervisors

  • @Dr V.Raman, Associate Professor and HOD of Corporate Secretaryship (Retired) – University of Madras & Sri Chandrasekharendra Saraswathi Viswa Mahavidyalaya
  • @Dr V.Ranganivas, Associate Professor and HOD of History (Deputation) – University of Madras
  • @Dr V.Lakshmi, Principal & HOD of Economics – University of Madras
  • @Dr G.Kalvikkarasi, Associate Professor & HOD of English – University of Madras
  • @Dr M.Kulothungan, Director of Physical Education – University of Madras

Awarded Ph.D. during the academic year 2017-18

  • @Dr S.Prabhakaran, Asst. Prof. Dept. of Acc. & Fin.
  • @Dr V.Sasikala, Asst. Prof., Dept. of Computer Science
  • @Dr C.Saravanan, Asst. Prof., Dept. of PG Economics
  • @Dr P.Libia, Asst. Prof., Dept. of Corp. Sec.
  • @Dr U.Urathal Alias Sri Swathiga, Asst. Prof, Dept. of Computer Science

UGC Minor Research Sanctioned

  • @Name : P.Arivazhagan, Asst Prof of PG Commerce
  • @Topic : A Study on Impact of Micro finance on Empowerment of Poor Women with reference to Thiruvallur District
  • @Grant : Rs.70,000/-
  • @Period : 27.01.2015 to 27.01.2017

Activities of Research Forum 2017-18

  • @Conducted an Introductory Meeting on 19.07.2017.
  • @Conducted a session on ‘Plagiarism in Research’ on 07.08.2017. Dr.Sridhar, Librarian was the resource person.
  • @Conducted a session on ‘Prospective Research Proposals’ on 24.08.2017. Dr.Jothi Sivagnanam, H.O.D. Dept. of Economics & Syndicate member, University of Madras was the resource person.
  • @Conducted an interactive session on ‘Why Undertaking Research Strengthens Teaching’ on 27.09.2017. Dr.Ajit Menon, Professor, Madras Institute of Development Studies (MIDS), Chennai was the resource person.
  • @17 & 18.11.2017 – Two Day Workshop on Thesis Writing inaugurated by Dr V.R.Muraleedharan, Prof. of Economics, IIT – M (Jointly conducted along with Research Forum)

Registration for Ph.D. by Faculty Shift – 1 & 2

S.No Name & Designation of the Faculty Department Research Guide
1 Mrs N.Jayasudha, Asst. Prof. Shift 1 English Dr G.Kalvikkarasi
2 Mrs V.Kayalvizhi, Asst. Prof. Shift 1 History Dr V.Ranganivas
3 Ms S.Malarvizhi, Asst. Prof. Shift 2 ISM Dr V.Raman
4 Ms R.B.Nagarathinam, Asst. Prof., Bhakthavatsalam College Commerce Dr V.Raman
5 Mrs D.Sundari, Asst. Prof. Shift 2 Economics Dr V.Lakshmi
6 Ms A.K.Chandralekha, Asst. Prof.Velammal Institute of Technology English Dr G.Kalvikkarasi
7 Mr D.Vinoth Kumar, Asst. Prof. Sindhi College English Dr G.Kalvikkarasi
8 Mr N.Suresh, Assistant, Shift ? 1 (Office) Commerce Dr V.Raman
9 Ms B.Vijayalakshmi, Asst. Prof. Shift 2 Commerce Dr V.Raman
10 Mr P.Nappenei, Asst. Prof,T.S. Narayanasamy College of Arts & Science Economics Dr V.Lakshmi
11 Mr S.Shanmugam, Asst. Prof., Shift 1 Economics Dr V.Lakshmi
12 Ms Divya Prabha.P, Asst. Prof, A.M. Jain College English Dr G.Kalvikkarasi
13 Mr A.Justin, Head Master, Chennai High School History Dr V.Ranganivas
14 Mrs S.Thahera, Asst. Prof, Shift 2 English Dr G.Kalvikkarasi

Activities of Centre for Research & Development 2017-18

02 & 03.06.2017 Two Day Orientation Programme for new staff by Prof. C.Vasudevan, CEO, Creative Management Systems
10.06.2017 One Day Faculty Development Programme on Benchmarking practices in higher education, Dr B.S.Ponmudiraj, Deputy Adviser, NAAC, Bengaluru
30.06.2017 Inauguration of CA & CS Foundation coaching classes
01.07.2017 Interactive Session on GST by Dr N.Rajendra Naidu, Director
10, 11 & 12.07.2017 Live GST Telecast at DD
15.07.2017 Village Medical Camp at Rangapuram Village
19.07.2017 Research Forum Inaugurated
24.07.2017 Income Tax Day by Dr N.Rajendra Naidu, Director
01.08.2017 Inauguration of Interdisciplinary Programme by Dr K.Prabhakar, Head, Research Initiative, CSIM, Chennai
07.08.2017 Plagiarism & plagiarism Detection tools by Research Forum
15.08.2017 Independence Day Celebrated in Rangapuram Village
21.08.2017 Inauguration of M.Phil. (Commerce) Courses
24.08.2017 ‘Basics of Survey’ by Dr K.Jothisivagnanam, Prof. & Head, Dept. of Economics and Syndicate Member, University of Madras
28.08.2017 Digital Literacy Programme for Parents
13.09.2017 Value Education Programme organised by Karuna Club. Chief Guest: Mr S.Azhagam Perumal, Advocate & Mr A.S. Rama Murugesh, Educational Officer
15.09.2017 Village camp at Rangapuram Village (College Social Responsibility)
16.09.2017 Awareness Programme on Competitive Exams by Mr M.Kannan, Asst. Director, District Employment & Training
19.09.2017 Awareness and Opportunities on Entrepreneurship in India for the Students by Sri A.P. Muruganandham, National Co-ordinator, Make in India Programme
24.09.2017 Inauguration of UGC-NET Coaching Classes by Dr Nallathambi, Professor of Tamil, Govt. Arts College, Athur
27.09.2017 Research Forum: Interactive Session on ‘Why Undertaking Research Strengthens Teaching’ by Dr Ajit Menon, Professor, Madras Institute of Development Studies, Chennai
17 & 18.11.2017 Two Day Workshop on Thesis Writing inaugurated by Dr V.R.Muraleedharan, Prof. of Economics, IIT – M (Jointly conducted along with Research Forum)
21.12.2017 Inauguration of Competitive Exam coaching classes
22.12.2017 35th year celebration of the National Day for Mentally Retarded Persons in our college by Tambaram Parents’ Association for the Mentally Retarded, Chennai
23.12.2017 Workshop for Non-teaching staff
26.12.2017 to – 30.12.2017 Php with MySql Certificate programme conducted by ICT Academy of Tamil Nadu
03.01.2018 Inauguration of Heartfulness Meditation classes.
10, 11 & 12.07.2017 Live GST Telecast at DD dtyhdtyty
02 & 03.06.2017 Two Day Orientation Programme for new staff by Prof. C.Vasudevan, CEO, Creative Management Systems