Department of Chemistry
रसायनशास्त्र विभाग


Introduction
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Department of Chemistry is one of the strongest departments of our college. This department, since its inception of science faculty, plays a leadership role in teaching, evaluation, administration, research and extension work. The Department of Chemistry has a separate building with spacious, well equipped Laboratories, separate cabin for the Head of the Department, seating arrangement for teaching staff and non teaching staff. The department is proud of our U.G. and P.G. students who take constant efforts for competitive examinations. Recently, five students of our department have successfully cleared NET, SET and GATE examinations. Department of Chemistry is in pursuit of excellence in Higher education, our one faculty member is Research Guide and actively involved in research activities which are reflected in Publication in the Journals of National and International repute. This department has 17 M.Phil. and 18 Ph.D. Scholars at its credit. The department is proud to have 151 research papers are at its credit. All faculty members are actively involved in extension activities, faculty members of our department plays the leading role in College and university administration, specially syllabus framing and prestigious committees.

Vision
To develop scientific attitude, Analytical skills and eco friendly atmosphere by the use of green chemistry.
To make distinct and lasting contribution at the forefront of chemistry by focusing on teaching, research and extension.
To produce knowledgeable graduates for careers in academia, industry & government
Mission
The Chemistry Department pledges itself to encourage in the broadest and most liberal manner, the advancement of science and particularly.
Department is committed to helping each student to achieve his/her personal academic potential.
Department is creating an environment that promotes frequent interactions between faculty and students.
Development of innovative instructional techniques.
Use of modern educational technology in lecture and laboratory courses, and increased opportunities and greater participation. Promoting the development of innovative interdisciplinary research programs.
Participation and leadership in professional organizations and development of strategic partnerships with other departments, academic institutions & industry.
Department of Chemistry is to advance the chemical sciences through the education of undergraduate students by providing them with quality classroom, research and service opportunities.
Encourage community engagement by providing students with service-learning and community-based research opportunities.
Serve as good role models to students for safe and ethical professional behavior.
Objectives
This department will provide necessary facility for UG, PG, Ph.D. and M.Phil Students, under the guidance of our faculty.
To enhance departmental faculty for research articles in the journals of National and International repute.
To encourage the Faculty members to actively participate in various seminars.
We will also keep involved in extending our knowledge to the society as an extension activity.
To carry out various projects of deep concern to the society namely soil analysis, water analysis, food analysis of this region and analysis of metal complexes.
We are constantly taking efforts to prepare our students for various competitive examinations ,so that they will get accommodated in the courses in National and International institute and will be able to qualify themselves for NET(UGC-CSIR- JRF),GATE and SET examinations.
Establishment Of Department
B.Sc. Chemistry----June-1965
M.Sc. Organic Chemistry---- June-2007

Former Head

Sr. No. Name of the Former Head Year
1

Shri M. R. Karandikar

June 1965 to May 1966
2 Shri G. R. Sikchi June 1966 to June 1985
3 Dr. Ramlal Agrawal July 1985 to August 1998
4 Dr. S. M. Deshpande October 1998 to July 2009
5

Dr. P. G. Mundhe

August 2009 to June 2013
6 Dr. B. R. Agrawal July 2013 to March 2016
7 D.M.Janrao(Incharge) March 2016 to June 2016
8 Professor (Dr.) S. R. Mirgane July 2016 to till today