The Department of Chemistry is one of the largest departments of campus, recently it has received funding under UGC – SAP and DST – FIST programs. Since its inception, department has been engaged in post graduate teaching with specializations in Inorganic, Organic and Physical Chemistry. Recently department has started M. Sc. Course in Analytical Chemistry. Considering the needs of industries, academia and research organizations, the curriculum / syllabi is updated. It has received recognition and respect due to success in CSIR – UGC NET examination of admirable number of students in the last ten years. Most of the students are pursuing their Ph. D. at IIT’s Central Universities, CSIR Laboratories, IISER and NIPERs and also abroad as post doctoral fellows.