The Department of Mathematics was established in 1974 with 50 students and Ms. N. Savitri and Mrs. S. Porkodi as Faculty members. In the consecutive years Mrs. V. Baby Thilaga, Miss. Chandra Subbulakshmi, Mrs. E. Vellammal and Mrs. R. Nalinikumari entered service and the Department successfully functioned under the headship of Miss. N. Savitri. The Department was upgraded as PG Department of Mathematics in the year 1985. M.Phil. Programme was introduced under the unaided stream in 2007. The Department has been recognized as Research Centre in the year 2018 and one more batch of B.Sc. Mathematics has been started in the unaided stream in the same year
At present 10 members of staff under the headship of Dr. K. Palani are rendering whole hearted service for the upliftment of students in academic and social levels. Dr. K. Palani, Dr. K. Bala Deepa Arasi, Dr. V. Maheswari and Dr. V. Mahalaxmi are the approved research guides in the department with 12 candidates pursuing research under their guidance. Two candidates were awarded Ph.D. under the guidance of Dr. N. Meenakumari and 4 were awarded under Dr. K. Palani. The Department has been conducting the certificate courses “Office Accounting” and “Swift Maths” for first degree students.