We are one of the most active and vibrant educational units of university. Curiosity-driven research remains our main strength, while many of our research groups are actively involved in solving problems that have direct and immediate relevance to industry and society. Our research interests span all areas of chemical sciences which include phytochemistry, computational chemistry ,material sciences, surfactants,modification of of molecules for enhanced biological activities. Our department is well-equipped to perform cutting edge research, not only by virtue of central instrumental facilities of our institute and department, but also because of facilities built by individual faculty members. Of course, facilities are only tools. Their usefulness depends on the level of competence of those who utilize them. Our world–class faculty attracts the cream of research students and postdoctoral fellows and together, we strive to advance our knowledge and level of competence. We are supported in our endeavor by a group of highly efficient, enthusiastic and helpful staff members, on all fronts of research, teaching technical and administrative fronts.

Alumni are important stakeholders in our department. It would be opportune to include a shoutout to them: we are proud of you and would love to be in touch. Do write to us and drop by whenever you can. There are many different ways in which you can contribute to the betterment of our department. We look forward to your active participation in taking our department to the next level. To conclude this message, let me extend a warm welcome to all. We are constantly on the lookout for bright young minds, who would enrich our department by joining us in the capacity of students, postdoctoral researchers or faculty members. We shall be delighted to hear from you.

Prof. Syed Wajaht Amin Shah
Head Of Department