Chemistry

Department of Chemistry

About Us

The Department of Chemistry established in the year 1957, currently offers B.Sc., M.Sc., M.Phil, Ph.D in Chemistry and Diploma in Informatics for Drug Designing. In the academic year 2008-2009, the department took a pioneering effort to integrate the B.Sc. Chemistry curriculum with informatics and offered B.Sc. Degree programme as B.Sc.(Special) Chemistry with Cheminformatics. The programme was first of its kind even at the national level during that period. A state of art Cheminformatics Lab was established with the support of DBT-Star college scheme in the year 2008. As the department developed the expertise in the field of Cheminformatics, a Diploma programme in Informatics for Drug Designing was introduced in the year 2012-2013. In the recent years , the M.Sc. Chemistry curriculum has been modified with the introduction of skill development courses such as Organic Consumer Products, Textile Chemical Processing and practices of green chemistry principles in all lab courses.

Mission Statement

To facilitate academic excellence, acquisition of scientific skills, employability and community service

Vision Statement

To Empower young women through holistic Chemistry education.