The Department of French was established at the time of inception of the College in the year 1955. The department was headed by Mrs. Savithri Nair followed by Mrs. Jasmine Verma, Mrs. Fathima Niyas and Mrs. Shantha Kumari. Mrs. Vidya R. Rao head of the department for over 20 years, retired from service in the year 2005, serving the college for over 30 years. MS. T.P.Preetha was part-time lecturer for a period of three months from Dec-06 – Feb-06. Currently Ms. S. Malarvizhi is the Head of the department since August 2006.



To aid students in enhancing their skills with a foreign language (French) which will give them a competitive edge and augment their career prospects, and also broaden their perspective of a society different from their own.


  • To improve the overall competency in French by providing modern methods of learning
  • To give a glimpse into the western culture and broaden their perspective


Course offered

      Part I – French  to the B.A, B.Sc and B.Com streams.

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