Department of Chemistry

About the Department

B.Sc., Chemistry main was commenced during the year 1983 and since has grown into one of the active department of our college. Today Chemistry, is energetic in scope and chemists find themselves working in areas like molecular biology, physics, biochemistry, nano chemistry, nuclear chemistry and it is increasingly getting closer to application oriented biology and medicine. It additionally empower students towards esteem assorted variety and build up a worldwide point of view through universal encounters in science. We do imagine undeniable research exercises in the division and improvement in the quantity of significant ventures. Under the capable direction of the committed workforce, under the abled guidance of the dedicated faculty, the understudies have demonstrated amazing accomplishments in curricular and co-curricular exercises. Visitor addresses, group arranged projects, workshops, seminars (National/International) are sorted out to make a logical temper in the midst of the understudies and youthful instructors spurring them to scale up in inquire about. The Chemistry Department promises itself to serve in the broadest, inventive and most liberal way towards the progression of science in the greater part of its branches through scholastics, research, and administration missions maintaining the qualities and entrepreneurial abilities

Department Vision :

  • The Department of Chemistry advances imaginative educational modules, improvement and presenting understudies to cutting edge innovation
  • Inculcating Scientific approach
  • Job opportunities & Job oriented syllabus
  • Creating awareness about Scientific Research, Value Education and enter into MOU with Industries which enhances employability.

Department Mission :

  • Women Empowerment through Employable Curriculum
  • Upgradation to PG and Research Department
  • Tie – Up Placement opportunities
  • Envision undeniable growth and improvement in the quantity of academic excellence.

Program Objectives

  • To develop scientific approach and analytical attitude to all day-today life happenings of the universe
  • To inculcate the habit of experiencing learning process
  • To create awareness about the climate change and environmental problems in the present technology driven world
  • To enhance employable skills among the students to think out of box, job opportunities, in the field of Chemistry over conventional jobs like teaching
  • To motivate the spirit of research to do higher studies and research works in the future life of students
  • To think and orient themselves in the recent advancements of science and technology
  • To make the students to realize the climate change and environment pollution
  • To inculcate habit of scientific attitude in every, day-to-day life applications
  • To update the recent trends in the field of Chemistry.
  • Skill oriented practicals & personality development programs
  • Very good aluminae record and Parent –Teachers meetings
  • Guidance & counseling and special coaching for slow learners.

Courses Offered

Courses Duration
B.Sc. Degree 3 Years

Faculty Members

1 Dr(Tmt). P. Manjula Mathiyazhagan, M.Sc., B.Ed., Ph.D., DEO Head & Associate Professor View Profile
2 Tmt. M.S.Muthulakshmi, M.Sc., B.Ed Associate Professor View Profile
3 Tmt. A.Menaka Devi, M.Sc., M.Phil.,DOM Assistant Professor View Profile
4 Dr(Tmt). K. Anitha, M.Sc., M.Phil., Ph.D Assistant Professor View Profile

Seminars and workshops

S.No Name of the Seminar/Conference/Symposia/workshop etc., Name of the sponsoring agent Date Venue
1 The Widening Horizons of Chemistry (TWHC-(III)-2013) National Level 11.02.2013. APA College for Women, Palani.
2 Novel Trends in Chemistry State Level 30.01.2014 APA College for Women, Palani.
3 The Widening Horizons of Chemistry –III (TWHC-(III) -2015) National Level 05.03.2015 APA College for Women, Palani.
4 A One day state level workshop on “Recent trends in Spectroscopy and Polymer Chemistry” State Level 08.01.2016 APA College for Women, Palani.

Department Alumini

Year Alumini Name and Job Details
2012 (A) S.KOHILA
Lecturer, Department of chemistry
Mother Teresa Women’s University,
Quality Control Assistant,
Lecturer, Department of Chemistry
Mother Teresa Women’s University,
Amthen Biosciences Private Limited,
Sri Renugadevi Higher Secondary School,
Clerk ,TNEB,
Sri subramanya College of Arts and Science ,

Highlights of the Department

  • Excellent teaching by competent faculty members Innovative teaching methods and well equipped laboratory
  • Skill oriented practicals & personality development programs
  • Very good aluminae record and Parent –Teachers meetings
  • Guidance & counseling and special coaching for slow learners.

Future Plan

  • To upgrade  our department to PG department.
  • To introduce job oriented courses
  • To empower our student to become economically independent.
  • To nurture the eco friendly habits
  • To inculcate the scientific temper and research attitude.