Department of Chemistry is the first science batch in our college which commenced its function in 1993. The department offers an under graduate programme in Chemistry (Model I). We had a UGC sponsored add-on course in Beauty Therapy till 2021. Now we have a certificate course ‘Ardent Steps to Higher Education’ that promote and motivate students to move on to higher studies. The infrastructure, lab and library facilities are well enough to meet the demands of the students. We train our students through Internship, Extension, Out-reach, Hands-on-training, Industry visits and Project works in reputed laboratories. The Department has two active MOUs, one with Common Facility Service Centre, a Government of Kerala Institution and other with Tanmatra Centre, Kottayam. The department is always in a progressive attitude to promote and inculcate the sports and cultural talents of the students. There were several student representatives from the department in the University and State levels sports and cultural activities. We support and encourage students to have more exposure and experience in the respective disciplines by making them aware of various Summer Research Projects and Fellowships at premiere institutes like NIIST, Thiruvananthapuram and IISER, Mohali. Well qualified and experienced faculty members who regularly update the knowledge and keen in indulging research activities with seminar presentation and paper publications. We also blessed with a strong Alumni forum and a vibrant chemistry association. We are also keen to conduct various national and international seminars with the support of eminent resource persons.
The Department achieved cent percent results in the years 1998, 2001, 2006, 2007, 2015 and 2017. Our student Megha Mary Mathew achieved 8th Rank from Mahatma Gandhi University during the year 2017. It is of great happiness as some of the students of the department got placement in India’s top-rated institutions like MRF and INFOSYS during the last couple of years. With a very well modernized lab and computer lab, there are excellent infrastructure facilities for the students. The department also renders library facility for the students so that they can have ready accessed knowledge.