Research & Innovation Wing

Anugraha has a long history of 25 year in serving the people in different ways now it is stepping into its 8th year of academic life. In the year 2018 Anugraha Institute has been awarded with the status as recognized research center by the University. Right now, Research Wing is catering the UG, PG, M Phil and PhD research works

Office Holders

1 Dr. Fr. Essac. Ph.D Chairman
2 Dr. Fr. Lawrence Soosai Nathan. Ph.D. Director
3 Fr. Mathew Senthil Kumar. M Sc, PGDY, (Ph.D in progress) Coordinator
4 Dr. Fr. Soosaimanikam. Ph. D. Adviser

List of Guides Available

  1. Dr. Fr. Lawrence PhD (Psychology)
  2. Dr. Fr. Essac PhD  (Social Work)
  3. Dr. Fr. Soosaimanikam PhD (Media Studies)

Members of Research Advisory Board

1 Rev. Fr. Dr. R. Essac Principal & Chairman
2 Dr. K. Sekar Registrar, NIMHANS
3 Dr. C Ramasubramanian Psychiatrist, State Nodal Officer, DMHP.
4 Dr. F.X. Lovelina Little Flower Prof & HOD of Social Work, Bharathiyar University
5 Dr. Gabriel Prof & HOD of Social Work, Bishop Heber College
6 Dr. Velayudham Prof & HOD of Psychology, Bharathiyar University
7 Dr. Antonella Delle Fave, MD Prof & HOD of Psychology, University of Milan, Italy
8 Dr. John Slezachkova Prof & HOD of Psychology, University of Masaryk, Czech Republic
9 Dr. John Michael Raj Prof & HOD of Psychology, Bharathiyar University
10 Dr. Senthil Nathan Prof & HOD of Science & Technology, Bharathiyar University
11 Dr. Kathiravan Prof & HOD of Psychology, Periyar University
12 Dr. Nagarathinam Prof & HOD of Communication, Madurai Kamaraj University


1 Rev. Dr. Essac Chirperson
2 Rev. Fr. S. Wilson Secretary, Director- Anugraha Institute for Counselling and Pyschotherapy
3 Mr. Xavier Auditor, Chairman Thomas Groups
4 Dr. Sr. Jacqline General Medical Practitioner- Leonard Hospital, Batlagundu
5 Mr. Mohan Legal Advisor- B.A. BL
6 Dr. C. Ramusubramanian Medical Scientist- Psychiatrist, State Nodal Officer, DMHP.
7 Dr. Kannan Social Scientist- Research Consultant, MSCIMH & R
8 Mrs. Geethaa Lay Person- jThasilthar, Dist Administration
9 Mr. James Lay Person- Supt. of Police
10 Rev. Fr. Sathian Moral Theology- Counselor and Psychotherapist