HOD's Desk

Welcome to chemistry

Dr.Kumaravel M. , Professor & Head

The Department of Chemistry was established in 1951. The department offers Ph.D. programmes in various fields of chemistry. The department actively supports the engineering departments in teaching and research. Courses of interest, being offered by the department for various UG and PG programmes, include Corrosion Engineering, Fuel Cells, Polymer technology, Nanomaterials chemistry, Electrochemical sensors etc.. Research laboratories have been established in the fields of Bio-electrochemistry, Electrochemical and photoelectrochemical water treatment, corrosion engineering and advanced materials to enable the faculty to take up effective research. The department also takes up industrial consultancy.




To provide quality education in Applied Chemistry to students of Engineering and Applied Sciences.

To promote innovative research activities and consultancy services aimed at providing effective solutions for problems faced by various industries.

To undertake academic-oriented research directed at evolving new technologies in Chemistry.