Department of Chemistry The department of CHEMISTRY was established in the year 1965 as a part of Pre-Degree course. The department was upgraded with UG programme in B.Sc.POLYMER CHEMISTRY in the year 1995. The department offers B.Sc. in POLYMER CHEMISTRY in alternate pattern which is a language reduced pattern The intake of students is 32 The course has all the papers of B.Sc. Chemistry. In addition very useful and application based common courses and electives are offered. • The elective paper is POLYMER PROCESSING AND TECHNOLOGY. • Investigatory project included in VI semester • Complementary courses are Mathematics and Computer science. • We offer an open course in Environmental chemistry. • Opportunity for higher study in all streams of chemistry including polymer chemistry • Placements in polymer based industries Best practices/teaching learning methods: • Bridge Course for the first semester students. • Learner centered IT oriented teaching methodology. • Experiential learning through Practical sessions, Field visits and Industrial visits. • Remedial coaching and special classes for slow learners apart from the regular teaching hours. • National Seminars, invited lectures, debates, Group discussions. • Periodical test papers, Seminars, workshops &assignments. • Participation and organization in various inter-collegiate competitions. Facilities: • Well furnished department • Well equipped lab • Smart class rooms • Internet facility for students • Availability of lab from 9.30-4.30 pm and weekends.
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