In 1994, the Marathwada University was renamed as Dr. Babasaheb Ambedkar Marathwada University; on this occasion the Govt. of Maharashtra allotted special funds for the development of this department. In 1997, the committee of All India Council of Technical Education (AICTE), New Delhi visited this department and suggested to convert the B.Sc.Chem. Tech. course into Bachelor of Chemical Technology course for students passing 12th standard. Keeping in view the needs of Marathwada region, the department has started B.Tech (Chem.) Course in the two specialization in Chemical Technology i.e. Pharmaceutical & Fine Chemical Technology and Food Technology.
Considering the response for B.Tech Course from the region and to cater the needs of higher education in Technology in the region , Dr. Babasaheb Ambedkar Marathwada University has decided to start M.Tech.(Pharmaceuticals & Fine Chemical Technology) which is another feather in the cap of the department.