Mathematics (Shift-I)


The University of Madras granted affiliation to the Institution to start B.Sc major Mathematics in the year 1971. Since then the department has been imparting numerical knowledge and skill to the students of various programmes.

List of Successive HODs

  1. Prof. Venkatesan   ( Former Principal)
  2. Prof. T.V. Ramana ( Former Principal)
  3. Prof.V.Narasimham
  4. Prof.G.Arumugam.
  5. Dr.Praveen Prakash

List of Existing Staff (Shift-I)

Name of the teaching staff
Highest Qualification
Experience at GNC since
Mr. T. Subhramaniyan
Assistant Professor &
M.Phil, M.Ed
Algebra &
Ms. G.Lakshmi
Assistant Professor
Stochastic Process &
Real Analysis
Mr. P. Sankar
Assistant Professor
Graph Theory
Mr. K. Muthuvel
Assistant Professor
Graph Theory


The achievements of the department over the years are far and wide. However some unique achievements can be highlighted as follows:

  • The faculties of Mathematics under the guidance of Prof T.V.Ramana developed a package for UGC pay fixation and claimed the arrears for teachers in a record time.
  • Prof V. Narasimham along with his colleagues has developed a computer package for office administration dealing with student’s attendance, university examination and the staff salary. This package is currently used for administration.
  • Apart from the departmental achievements some faculty members are unique in the individual achievements. For instance Prof T.V.Ramana the former Principal and Head of the Departments of Mathematics under took an Europeon  tour in scooter to spread the message of universal brotherhood. He was Andhra Pradesh Ranji Player, Cricket Coach, Cricket commentator and Ranji Empire for the Guru Nanak College Cricket pitch, modern library, and the college canteen are the results of his vision. The Government of Andhra Pradesh recognised his teaching ability and appointed him a co-author for writing a book Modern Algebra in “Telugu”.
  • Prof. V. Narasimhan along with his regular academic work was shouldering the responsibilities of Professor-in-charge of Evening College, Estate Officer and Coordinator of IGNOU.
  • Dr.A.Praveen Prakash obtained his Doctorate degree for his work on “ Problems of the Rural Persons with Disabilities” using Fuzzy Models. He has been guiding NGOs in Tamil Nadu who are working in areas such as Dalit Development, Women’s SHG, special SHGs for persons with disability. He has done social research on problems of Dalits and Dalit Christian Children.
  • He has guided 2 M.Phil students and published 2 research papers in International journals.
  • He has authored Mathematics Book for AISSLC students
  • Mr.T.Subramanian has published a research paper on Ideal Rings in an International Journal He has presented 4 research papers in International/National seminars
  • He is pursuing Ph.D. degree and on the verge of completing it.
  • Prof. G.Lakshmi, a Gold Medalist from M.K.University
  • Prof. P. Shankar is currently doing research on Graph Theory


The Department of Mathematics  organized a National Seminar on Applications of Mathematics on 17th August  2016. Dr. S. Thirumagan, Controller of Examinations, University of Madras, was  the Chief Guest. The eminent professors Dr.Rajkumar Dare, MCC College, Dr. S. Sreenadh, Sri Venkateswara University Tirupati, and Dr. A.M.S. Ramasamy, Ramanujan Institute of Mathematical Sciences were the resource persons. Students and faculty members from various city colleges participated. Valedictory Address was given by Dr.G.P.Yuvaraj, Director and Head, Ramanujan Institute of Advanced Study in Mathematics.