Department of Chemistry started in the year 1963, has been teaching Engineering Chemistry at the first year level for all branches of Engineering. It also teaches Technical Chemistry to Chemical Engineering students and Polymer Science & Technology and Polymer Processing respectively at V and VI semester levels. Department also offers a global elective for all the branches of Engineering. The Department has eleven competent faculty, nine with PhD degree and two pursuing their PhD programme. It has two research laboratories with nine research scholars pursuing their PhD programme. The research areas of interest are Polymers, Inorganic Complexes, Nano materials, Medicinal Chemistry and Organic Material synthesis.