Department of Mathematics

History of the Department


The department of mathematics was established in 1975. The department offers undergraduate, postgraduate and master of Philosophy programmes. The Department became a Research Centre of Bharathidasan University to pursue the Doctoral Degree in various fields of Mathematics during 2011. The Department is enriched with a committed faculty, having a research aptitude and good academic records. The Department is catering to the educational needs of young girls hailing from the lower strata of the society.

Growth and Development


S.No

Courses

Year of Affiliation

Sanctioned Strength

1

B.Sc. Mathematics

1979

50

2

B.Sc. Mathematics (SF)

2002

50

3

M.Sc. Mathematics

1987

30

4

M.Phil. Mathematics

2002

20

5

Ph.D. Mathematics

2011

24

Unique Features

The Department of Mathematics is well recognised for teaching and Research. It has 13 energetic and dedicated faculty members, among them 8 have completed Ph.D and two with SET and pursuing Ph.D. It produces professional Mathematicians who will be able to study and solve scientific and technological issues using mathematical methods. It also helps the other major students to face the competitive examinations it offers and executing and unique opportunity to Ph.D Students for pursuing research in the area such as Fuzzy Set Theory, Number Theory, Mathematical Modelling, Operations Research , Graph  Theory. The Department organises international Conferences linked to the Areas of our Research. Our Graduates of our department are distinctly placed in reputed institutions and organisations.


Vision

  • To uplift the downtrodden people by educating the women folk.
  • To get the knowledge about the Issues of ecology  and environment.
  • To make Academic Programmes more Job Oriented.

Mission

  • To enhance Mathematical Skills and Logical reasoning
  • To make the students competent and empowered to meet the future challenges.

Objectives


  • To gain knowledge in fundamental ideas of mathematics and  develop the mathematical thinking.
  • To provide the highest level of education in mathematics and produce competent and creative Mathematicians.
  • To communicate mathematics accurately, precisely and effectively.
  • To gain analytical skills in the field of Mathematics.
  • To  invent innovative and  novel ideas in modelling the real world problems.
  • To crack the exam approved by UGC namely CSIR – NET (JRF/Lectureship) & SET.