Re-accredited by NAAC with "B++" Grade



Department of Chemistry is a prestigious post graduate and research department of the college, which is established in the year 1978. The department offers undergraduate, post-graduate and research programmes in chemistry. Undergraduate and post-graduate programme follows a choice based credit and semester system. The faculty strength of the department is 9 including 1 guest teacher. The total student strength of the department is 160, including the research students. Three of the faculties are approved research guides under University of Kerala. In the undergraduate programme, the department offers complementary course for botany, zoology, physics and biochemistry majors. A paper on Environmental Chemistry is offered as open course for students from other majored undergraduate programmes but is interested in learning chemistry. Certificate courses are also offered in Analytical Chemistry, Kitchen Chemistry, Research Methodology and Food Chemistry. The department is supported by findings from central and state organisations like UGC, DST, DBT, KSCSTE and KSHEC. The lab facilities of the department comprised as UG, PG, instrumentation and research lab. The infrastructure facilities of department is expanded using DST-FIST funding and department acquired UV spectrophotometers, IR spectrometer, Rotary evaporator, Furnaces, Humidity Oven etc to name a few.

ProgrammesDurationEligibilitySanctioned Strength
BSc Chemistry Sub: Mathematics & Physics 6 Semesters +2 or its Equivalent 32
MSc Chemistry 4 Semesters BSc with Chemistry as Main 10