|1964 - 1973 ||Prof.Jean Filliozat of France College de France, Paris
|1974 - 1980 ||Prof.F.B.J.Kuiper, University of Leiden
|1981 - 1988 ||R.E.Asher, University of London
|1989 - 2010 ||Padma Shri Noboru Karashima, a Japanese historian,
writer and Professor Emeritus, University of Tokyo, Japan.
|2010 - 2019 ||Tan Sri Prof.Dr.T. Marimuthu, Adjunct Professor at the
School of Education and Cognitive Sciences, Asia e
|2019 - till date ||Sir Dr.M.Ponnavaikko, Provost ( Research ) Vinayaka Mission's Research Foundation, Deemed to be University (2017–2019), Vice- Chancellor of Bharathidasan University( 2007-2010), Vice-Chancellor of SRM University (2010-2014) and Vice-Chancellor of Bharath University(2014-2017) and the founder Director at the level of Vice-Chancellor of Tamil Virtual University (2000-2003).|