When the college was started as a Junior College in 1967, Pre-degree course with second group (with Physics, Chemistry and Biology as the core subjects) was also introduced. The Department of Biology headed by Mr. P. Dharmapalan in Zoology and Ms. N. Ramadevi in Botany started functioning
With the inception of degree course in 1971 the college was upgraded and the Department of Botany and Zoology was established as independent Departments.
Mission • To develop an aptitude for understanding nature and its rich biodiversity.
• To acquire knowledge on the taxonomic status of various animals and its relationship to man.
• To appreciate the correlation between the structure and function of organisms.
• To bring about an awareness of health related problems, its prevention and cure.
Vision To inspire students to reach the frontiers of Biological Sciences and to develop the social and moral values that enables them to become good citizens.