The Department of Tamil was started in 2009 and since then has offered part I and part II Tamil to the students of the College. The syllabus covers both classical and contemporary texts. The Department also offers job oriented Optional and General Elective papers on Journalism. The Department also has a club, the Tamil Elakkiya mandram and Tamil Elakkiya Peravai, which encourages students to take part in debates, dramatics and creative writing.