DEPARTMENT OF CHEMISTRY
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The Department was established in 1969 under the eminent leadership of Prof. K George and the Degree Course in Chemistry was introduced in the same year. The Department became a Post Graduate department in 1984 when M.Sc in Pure Chemistry was started. The Department gratefully recalls the services and contributions of all its retired / transferred teachers who in their various positions as head/ Faculty member promoted the development of the Department.
Almost all the faculty members have research degrees. The Department as a family comprises 10 teachers and 5 laboratory staff. Each and every member is dedicated and aims at the well being and development of the department and the college. Most of the teachers are actively involved in various research projects. Dr. Suma Bino Thomas and Prof. Jinu Mathew are engaged in UGC sponsored project. The department hopes to blossom out into a full fledged Research Centre in the near future.
The department has produced a few ranks in the past, both at the graduate and PG levels. Computer and internet facilities are open to the faculty members and students of the Department. A good department library with 675 volumes of advanced books and journals provides access to the latest development in Chemistry. Our Alumni occupy responsible positions as Professors, IAS Officers, Businessmen and teachers. Sri. P H Kurian IAS, Controller General of Patents, Designs & Trademarks is an illustrious alumnus of the department.
Endowment prizes, instituted by three teachers of our department are awarded to meritorious students of our Dept. at the PG and UG level. The Joseph Chandy Foundation Award (Annual interest of Rs. One lakh) is given to students each of the Chemistry classes on the merit cum income basis.