Department of Chemistry started in the year 1963 and has been teaching Engineering Chemistry at the first year level for all branches of Engineering. Department offers Technical Chemistry to Chemical Engineering students and global electives for all the branches of Engineering. All the ten faculties of the department are doctorate holders. Department is equipped with two research laboratories and eight research scholars are pursuing their PhD programme. The research areas of interest are Organic Material synthesis, Inorganic Complexes, Nano materials, Medicinal Chemistry, Elastomeric Materials and Electrospun Polymeric Films.