Ramachandran P T

Dr.Ramachandran P.T. was the Professor & the Head, Department of Mathematics and the Director, School of Mathematical and Computational Sciences, University of Calicut. He was a member of the Senate of both the University of Calicut ( 2 times) and CUSAT. Presently, he is an Adjunct Professor at the Department of Mathematical Sciences, Kannur University Kerala. Born in 1959 in Malappuram District, he had completed M.Sc. Mathematics in 1981 from the Department of Mathematics, University of Calicut and Ph.D. in Mathematics from CUSAT in 1986 under the guidance of Prof. T. Thrivikraman. His Ph.D. thesis was on Some Problems in Set Topology Relating Group of Homeomorphisms and Order. He has been in the field of teaching since 1984 and guiding research since 1987. In Mathematics his interests include Topology, Fuzzy Mathematics, Nonstandard Analysis, Set Theory and the History and Philosophy of Mathematics. Other interests include Literature, History, Science, Computer Science and Philosophy. He was a subject expert for the SCERT Text books in Mathematics. He is also working to promote scientific temper, rational thinking and humanism. He is the Chairman of Malappuram Amateur Astronomers Association (MAARS). Books, internet and music are his main hobbies. Visit his Blog on Reading Capital of Marx at  https://mooladhanamvayana.blogspot.com/.  His Youtube Channel on Mathematics is 


Name : Ramachandran P. T.
Permanent Address Thankam, Mele Kizhissery,
Kuzhimanna P.O.,
Pin: 673635
Malappuram Dt.
Mobile No : 9447791504
Land Phone No : 0483-2754300
Email : ptramachandran@gmail.com
Parents Names : P. Damodaran Nair & P.T. Dakshayani Amma
Year of Birth : 1959
Place of birth : Kizhissery (Malappuram Dt.)
Department : Mathematics
Current Designation

: Retired Professor& Head

Period of teaching experience from 1.9.1984 to 31.5.2019 P.G.Classes (in years) : 33

Fields of Specialisation
under the Subject /Discipline: Mathematics

  • General Topology
  • Fuzzy Mathematics
  • History of Mathematics

No. of Ph. D students : 9 awarded, 3 ongoing
No. of M. Phil students : 12 awarded

Academic qualifications

Examinations Name of the Board/University Year of Passing Percentage of marks obtained Class Subject
S.S.L.C. The Board for Examinations, Kerala 1974 66.67% First Class -
Pre Degree University of Calicut 1976 67.7% First Class Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics
B. Sc University of Calicut 1979 87% First Class Mathematics
M. Sc University of Calicut 1981 68.93% First Class Mathematics
P.G. Certificate in German University of Cochin 1983 52% Second Class German
Certificate in Computing IGNOU 2001 - - Computing

First Appointment

Designation Name of Employer Date of Joining Date of Leaving Salary with Grade Reason of leaving
Jr. Lecturer in Mathematics Govt. College, Manantody, Wayanad Dt. Director of Collegiate Education, Kerala 1.10.1984 12.7.1985 F.N. 470-830 To join the University of Calicut


Head of the Department, Department of Mathematics, the University of Calicut ( 7.5 Years)

Director, School of Mathematical & Computational Sciences, University of Calicut ( with effect from 17-04-2015 to 31.5. 2019 )