PSGR Krishnammal College for Women has a teaching staff strength of about 95 in the aided college and 125 in the self-financing stream. In a world characterized by knowledge explosion, the staff keep updating their subject knowledge and teaching skills by regularly attending Orientation and Refresher Courses and also by participating in Seminars and Workshops.
The teaching faculty participate in Seminars, Symposium and Conferences and present about 100 papers annually. They have to their credit about 97 publications of articles in reputed journals and magazines. They have also authored 5 books in their respective areas of specialization.
Among the staff there are 70 Ph.D and 142 M.Phil degree holders. So far 42 Ph.D and about 621 M.Phil degrees have been awarded through the departments offering full-time and part-time Research Programmes. At present there are 23 Ph.D and 92 M.Phil scholars pursuing their research programmes. 8 Major projects and 20 Minor projects have been completed and 11 Major projects and 4 Minor projects are in progress. All these research projects are funded by UGC and other agencies such as DST, DRDO, ICSSR etc.,. About 50% of the staff have been on the Board of Examinations and Studies and have been Question Paper Setters not only for Bharathiar University but also for other Universities. More than 25 of the staff have acted as Chief Superintendents and University Representatives of Bharathiar University. Several of the staff deliver guest lectures in other colleges and also act as resource persons at seminars and workshops. About 5 of them have given speeches over the All India Radio and a few of the senior staff have been on the Selection Committees of other Universities.