The Department of History was established as a separate department in the year 1997. It offered complementary course to the B.A. degree programme in Economics. The BA Degree programme in History was started in 2014. The sanctioned strength is 40. At present, there are 108 students in the department. The first batch of students passed out in April 2017. Among them, two are doing Postgraduation in History in the PG department of the University of Kerala. Two students are doing PG in History in Sree Narayana Guru College for Men, Kollam. The department aims quality improvement and academic excellence.