Department of Physics (Self)


  • To awaken the young minds and discover their talents by providing a skillful learning experience and to develop analytical and problem solving skills and give them a wide range of career choice.


  • Enlighten the students with rigorous and comprehensive courses that enhances their level of competence with global standards, hone the research skills of students through continuous research experience and contributing to the scientific enterprise and impart current scientific theories, their dynamical behavior and optimal applications catering to the needs of the students and society at large.

History of the Department

  • M.Sc., Physics and B.Sc., Electronics are offered as self-finance courses from the year 1995 and 1996 respectively. Later B.Sc., Electronics was converted into B.Sc., E&C in the year 2006.B.Sc., Physics with Mathematics and Chemistry as ancillary subjects is offered under self-finance stream from 2017. The Department has well equipped Physics and electronics laboratories for UG and PG programmes.


  • Vast collection of books in the department library.
  • Innovative projects instilling research attitude in the students.
  • Curriculum oriented field visits for under graduate students.

Programmes offered

S.No. Name of the Programme Sanctioned

Faculty Members

S.No. Name of the Faculty Designation
1Dr.(Tmty.) M.Sankareswari, M.Sc.,M.Phil.,Ph.D.,Head & Assistant Professor
2Dr.(Tmty.) R.Vidhya, M.Sc.,M.Phil.,Ph.D.,Assistant Professor
3Tmty. Mrs. P.Kanmani M.Sc., M.Phil., (SET), M.Sc.,M.Phil.,Assistant Professor

Succession List of Head of the Department

S.No. Name of the Faculty Year
1Dr. A.Yelilarasi2000 - July 2008
2Dr. J.JulietLathaJeyakumariAugust 2008 – March 2009
3Dr. R.HepziPramilaDevamaniApril 2009 – March 2016
4Dr.M.SankareswariApril 2016 onwards

Achievements of the Department

Faculty Achievements

  • Our faculty members have a research experience by way of research presentations and research article publications in UGC approved journals.
  • Mrs.R.Vidhya has received “Best research Paper Award” in the International conference organized by St.Joseph College, Trichy.
  • Mrs.M.Sankareswari has awarded Ph.D on the topic” Synthesis and Characterization of SiO2 and SnO2 Doped TiO2 Thin films for Environmental Applications” by Maduarai Kamaraj University, Madurai on 20.9.2019.
  • Mrs .R.Vidhya has awarded Ph.D on the topic” Synthesis and Characterization of TiO2 , Cu and Fe Doped TiO2 Thin films for Biological applications” by Maduarai Kamaraj University, Madurai on 22.8.2019.
  • Mrs.P.Kanmani passed TNSET exam on 2016 conducted by Mother Theresa University, Kodaikanal.
  • Mrs.P.Kanmani acted as a resource person in Association activities conducted in various institutions.

Students Achievements

  • Our M.Sc. Physics students presented their papers in Student/Faculty Research Forum every year and they are also published in various journals.
  • Our students placed in various corporation fields like educational institutions, IT companies, bank and government sectors.

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Notable Alumni

  • N.Sumangaladevi (2003-2005) is working as Assistant Professor in VHNSN College, Virudhunagar.
  • A.Alagulakshmi (2004-2006) is working as Assistant Professor in VHNSN College, Virudhunagar.
  • R.Divya (2011-2013) is working as Agricultural officer.
  • A.Kanagalakshmi(2009-2012) is working as a teacher P.S.ChidambaraNadar Senior English school, Virudhunagar.
  • V.Suvetha (2014-2017) is working in Zencorp Techno Solutions, Coimbatore.

Address : Dr.M.Sankareswari, M.Sc., M.Phil., Ph.D.,
Head & Assistant Professor,
Department of Physics(Self),
V.V.Vanniaperumal College for Women,
Virudhunagar 626 001.

Mail Id

Contact Number:
94890 88731