History Of the College

          Thiruvalluvar Government Arts College, Rasipuram  ssituated in a sprawling campus of 40.05 acres of land has been providing quality education since 11th July 1968. The college was started with five pre-university courses. Within a year it was upgraded with degree classes in order to provide education to the students of the nearby villages who were economically backward. Though the college is located in a rural area it caters to the needs of the students who belong to the lower strata of the society. Local philanthropists were generous enough to donate liberally to the establishment of the college.

             The college is functioning in an excellent manner, paving way to the introduction of many new courses. It is trying its level best to introduce the latest courses to the benefit of the students. The college is looking for ways and means to develop further in all possible dimensions. The enhancement of quality is consistently attained by providing better facilities to the student community, introducing new avenues and programmes for their better growth

 

VISION      : To reshape the rural youth through education by refining their goals and infusing moral, ethical and humanistic values to elevate the nation.

 MISSION : 

  • To empower the rural youth with an elevated spirit of competence to face the challenges of life.

  • To bring out their innate flair for interpersonal skills and fine-tune them as masters of multi-tasking.

  • To craft them to be trend-setters with social responsibility, safeguarding cultural heritage.

  • To train them as entrepreneurs of high order.

  • To provide a calm and unruffled milieu to instigate research thirst

   

 Objectives :  - To safeguard the basic rights of education to the underprivileged sections of the society

                          - To make every rural student a degree holder and achieve academic excellence

                         - To propagate universal brotherhood and eco-consciousness  

                         - To create an awareness about career opportunities abroad

                         - To inculcate excellence to bring out the hidden potential

                        - To engender new-fangled ideas to eradicate inertness in research

MILESTONES

Date / Year

                                                                Milestone

11. 07. 1968

The college was started with five pre - university courses.

1969

The college  was upgraded with degree classes

1971

The new premises was constructed

1985 - 86

Evening college was started with the following course

1. B.A., History

1999 – 2000

 A separate building was constructed in order to accommodate the increasing demand for the Computer Science course

2004

The following courses were started in self–financing wing

1. B.A., Tamil Literature

2. B.Com.

3. M.Sc., Chemistry

2005    2006

The following courses were started in self–financing wing

1. M.Sc., Mathematics

2. M.A., Public Administration

2009   10

All the self – financing wing courses were upgraded as aided courses

2011 - 2012

The following courses were introduced.

1. M.A Tamil

2. M.Com

2012 - 2013

The following courses were introduced.

UG course

1. B.Sc., Nutrition and Dietetics

PG courses

1. M.A. English  

2. M.A. History  

3. M.A. Political Science

4. M.Sc. Physics

5. M.Sc. Computer Science

M.Phil Programmes 

1. M.Phil. Tamil (Part Time / Full Time)

2. M.Phil. Commerce (Part Time / Full Time)

3. M.Phil. Mathematics (Part Time / Full Time)

4. M.Phil. Physics (Part Time / Full Time)

5. M.Phil. Chemistry (Part Time / Full Time)

Doctoral Research Programmes

1. Ph.D Tamil (Part Time / Full Time)

2. Ph.D. Mathematics(Part Time / Full Time)

3. Ph.D. Chemistry (Part Time / Full Time)

2013   2014

The following courses were introduced.

M.Phil Programmes 

1. M.Phil. Political Science (Part Time / Full Time)

2. M.Phil. Public Administration (Part Time / Full Time)

Doctoral Research Programmes

1. Ph.D Commerce (Part Time / Full Time)

2015 - 2016

The following courses were introduced.

UG course

1. B.A., Economics

M.Phil Programmes 

1. M.Phil. English (Part Time / Full Time)

2. M.Phil. History (Part Time / Full Time)

Doctoral Research Programmes

1. Ph.D.  English (Part Time / Full Time)

2. Ph.D.  Physics (Part Time / Full Time)