Centre for Gandhian Studies

University Grants Commission , New Delhi has sanctioned a Centre for Gandhian Studies to Mother Teresa Women's University, Kodaikanal under the Scheme of Epoch Making Social Thinkers of India during XII plan period(2013-2014 -- 2016-2017)

* Dr. M.P Gurusamy


Gandhi Museum, Madurai

* Dr. Narayanasamy

Professor of Gandhian Studies

Gandhigram Rural Institute - Deemed University


* Dr. N. Geetha

Professor & Head

Dept. of English and Foreign Languages

Mother Teresa Women's University

* Dr.T.Kamali

Professor & Head

Dept. of Tamil Studies

Mother Teresa Women's University

They participated in Board of Studies Meeting convened on 11/12/2014 at MTWU , Kodaikanal and drafted syllabus for Certificate Course in Gandhian Studies and Diploma Course in Gandhian Studies. These were placed in Academic Committee Meeting constituted on 11/01/2014 at Kodaikanal.

Martyr's Day, Sarvodaya Day was observed on 31/01/2014 at Kodaikanal. Mrs. Rani Amutharajan, Rtd Head of Triplicane Hindu Senior Secondary School of Chennai , trained our University students and her religious prayer cum bajanai was performed. Mr. Farun David Kumar , Director of Indian Nirman Sangam , Kodaikanal delivered a speech on 'Last day of Mahatma Gandhi in 1948'. University faculty members, students, B.Ed College, U.G College Principal and staff members participated and pay homage to Father of Our Nation

Centre for Gandhian Studies and Certificate Course on Gandhian Studies , Diploma Course on Gandhian Studies were initiated on 23/03/2014 at Mother Teresa Women's University, Kodaikanal

A National seminr on "Gandhian Literature" is to be conducted in July 2014.