The department of History, since its inception in 1999 has attained the credit of crowning many Degree batches. The pioneers of this department include Prof. P.V. Joseph and Rev. Dr. M.C. Pius (Sanskrit University Kalady). The students of the department are benefitted by the vocational course offered by the department with Archeology and Museology as the major subjects. The department has to its credit the historical excavation of a Megalithic Burial site at Udumbanchola in the academic year 2001-2002, from where they got a nannangadi and the leftovers of a funeral, which caught the eyes of the media.