Research Programme

M.Phil & PhD Degree programmes are offered at Madras Christian College. The admission, registration, etc. are as per the guidelines of the University of Madras.

  • University of Madras, PhD guidelines, 2018 based on UGC
  • University of Madras, M.Phil & PhD, Annexures supplement to 2018 guidelines
  • University of Madras, Research practices and ethics, a 2-credit course work for PhD

Minimum Standards and Procedure for Award of Ph.D. Degrees

Eligibility Criteria for Admission to Ph.D. Programme

As per the Ph.D. guidelines of the University of Madras. 

PhD Regulations

DETAILS OF RECOGNIZED PH.D.

RESEARCH SUPERVISORS (As on 08.11.2022)
S.No. Name of the Department & Faculty Member  Qualification Designation
ENGLISH
1 Dr Mekala Rajan M.A., M.Phil., Ph.D. Associate Professor & Head
2 Dr S. Franklin Daniel M.A. M.Phil., Ph.D. Associate Professor
3 Dr Ann Thomas M.A., B.Ed., Ph.D. Assistant Professor
TAMIL
4 Dr P. David Prabhakar M.A., M.Phil., Ph.D. Associate Professor & Head
5 Dr P. George M.A., M.Phil., Ph.D. Associate Professor
6 Dr N. Ilango M.A., M.Phil., Ph.D. Associate Professor
7 Dr Y. Paul Prabu Santharaj M.A., M.Phil., Ph.D. Associate Professor
8 Dr D. Meshak M.A., Ph.D. Assistant Professor
9 Dr N. Kanikkaraju M.A., M.Phil., Ph.D. Assistant Professor
LANGUAGES
10 Dr S. Yagna Sekhar M.A., Ph.D. Associate Professor & Head
HISTORY
11 Dr R. Venkataramanujam M.A., M.Phil., Ph.D. Assistant Professor & Head
12 Dr K. Ashok M.A., B.Ed., M.Phil., Ph.D. Assistant Professor 
POLITICAL SCIENCE
13 Dr S.D. Christopher Chandran M.A., M.Phil., Ph.D. Associate Professor & Head
14 Dr Ashik J. Bonofer M.A., M.Phil., Ph.D. Assistant Professor 
PUBLIC ADMINISTRATION
15 Dr. N. Ansuman  M.A., M.Phil., Ph.D. Assistant Professor & Head
16 Dr B. Madhana Rekha M.A., M.Phil., Ph.D. Assistant Professor
17 Dr Meera Rajeev Kumar M.A., M.Phil., Ph.D. Assistant Professor
ECONOMICS
18 Dr V. Jacquline Raja Bai M.A., M. Phil., B.Ed., Ph.D. Associate Professor & Head
19 Dr D. Merlin Juliet Arul Thangam M.A.,M. Phil., Ph.D. Associate Professor
20 Dr A. Annadurai MA, M.Phil., Ph.D. Associate Professor
21 Dr S. Ramakrishnan M.A. M.Phil. Ph.D. Assistant Professor
PHILOSOPHY
22 Dr V. Kumari Sunitha  M.A., Ph.D. Assistant Professor in-charge
SOCIAL WORK
23 Dr D. Prince Annadurai M.A. (S.W.), M.A. (Psy), Ph.D. Assistant Professor
COMMERCE
24 Dr Tamilarasi Mailachalam M.Com., M.Phil., Ph.D. Associate Professor & Head
25 Dr Hannah Frederick M.Com., M.Phil., B.Ed., Ph.D. Associate Professor
26 Dr Vijayakumari Joseph M.Com., B.Ed., Ph.D. Assistant Professor
27 Dr T. Shirmila M.Com., M.B.A., M.Phil., Ph.D. Assistant Professor
28 Dr Florence John M.Com., M.Ed., M.Phil., Ph.D. Assistant Professor
29 Dr Tabitha Durai M.Com., M.Phil., Ph.D. Assistant Professor
30 Dr M. Anli  M.Com., M.F.M., M.B.A., M.Phil., Ph.D. Assistant Professor
MATHEMATICS
31 Dr. T. Robinson M.Sc., M.Phil., Ph.D., Ph.D. (Disability Sc.) Associate Professor & Head
32 Dr. Thomas Rosy MSc., MPhil., Ph.D.  Associate Professor
33 Dr S. Sunil Varma M.Sc., Ph.D. Assistant Professor
STATISTICS
34 Dr Joshua David M.Sc., M.Phil., Ph.D. Assistant Professor
35 Dr V. Haridoss M.Sc., M.Phil., MBA, Ph.D. Assistant Professor
36 Dr G. Kumarapandiyan M.Sc., Ph.D. Assistant Professor
PHYSICS
37 Dr Johanan Christian Prasana M.Sc., M.Phil., Ph.D. Associate Professor
38 Dr S. Karthikeyan M.Sc., Ph.D. Assistant Professor
CHEMISTRY
39 Dr. P. Wilson M.Sc., B.Ed., B.C.S., Ph.D.  Principal
40 Dr. T. Mary Vergheese  M.Sc., M.Ed., M.Phil (Edu), Ph.D Assistant Professor 
41 Dr. Rakhi Yadav M.Sc., B.Ed., Ph.D. Assistant Professor
42 Dr. E. Rajkumar  M.Sc., M.Phil., Ph.D. Assistant Professor
43 Dr. R. Vijay Solomon M.Sc., Ph.D.  Assistant Professor 
BOTANY
44 Dr E. Joyce Sudandara Priya M.Sc., M.Phil., Ph.D. Associate Professor & Head
45 Dr S. Ravi Shankar M.Sc., Ph.D. Assistant Professor
46 Dr P. Selva Singh Richard M.Sc., M.Phil., Ph.D. Assistant Professor
47 Dr G. Gnanasekaran M.Sc., M.Phil., Ph.D. Assistant Professor
48 Dr M. Kumar M.Sc., Ph.D. Assistant Professor
49 Dr B. Babu M.Sc., M.Phil., Ph.D. Assistant Professor
ZOOLOGY
50 Dr. C. Joyce Priyakumari M.Sc., M.Phil., Ph.D. Assistant Professor & Head
51 Dr. Ananthi Rachel Livingstone M.Sc. Ph.D. Assistant Professor
COMMERCE (SFS)
52 Dr. Nirmala Mohan M.Com, M.Phil., Ph.D. Associate Professor & Head 
53 Dr. T. Shirley Devakirubai M.Com, M.Phil., Ph.D. Assistant Professor
54 Dr. V. Shanmugasundaram M.Com, M.Phil., Ph.D. Assistant Professor
SOCIAL WORK (SFS)
55 Dr. R. Belinda M.A. (S.W.), M.Phil., Ph.D. Associate Professor & Head
56 Dr. G.F. Alban Nishanth Lalu M.S.W., M.Phil., Ph.D. Associate Professor
MICROBIOLOGY (SFS)
57 Dr V. Mahalakshmi M.Sc., M.Phil., Ph.D. Associate Professor & Head
58 Dr. S. Niren Andrew M.Sc., Ph.D. Assistant Professor
59 Dr. K. Kavitha M.Sc., M.Phil., Ph.D., Associate Professor
60 Dr. T. Sathish Kumar M.Sc., M.Phil., Ph.D., Assistant Professor
61 Dr. P. Hanumantha Rao M.Sc., Ph.D., SLET Assistant Professor