Department of chemistry was affiliated to the university of Kerala in 1963  and was later shifted to the university of Calicut in 1968 and has 50 golden years of glorious history to its credit.The department has vaulted the heights in excellence & their greatest assets are their students who have garnered many academic laurels consistently down the year. Our emphasis  is in imparting skills of dedication and resilience in search of perfection and innovation in  problem solving of contemporary issues. A post graduate department in pure chemistry has started functioning since 2012.The faculty has been giving extension lectures in various schools and at local organizations. A number of community development programmes were also carried out by the department.The department also conducted a three year add on course in “Entrepreneurial Skill Development" with functional assistance from UGC.

At present there are 9 teaching faculty members (4 Permanent & 5 Adhoc )There are 4 non-teaching staff members. Dr.Lali Thomas Kotturan is the HOD of the department since 2018 .


Excellence in achievements


To enhance the scientific temper of the society instilled through humanistic values and spiritual growth.


To develop confidence of students by fostering excellence in chemistry which will make them globally competent.

Curricular & Co-curricular  activities

Cerificate & Diploma courses

Inter collegiate Seminars

Subject oriented seminars & lectures


Industrial & Institutional visits

Study tour

Project Works

Carrier guidance programmes 

NET Coaching for PG students

Incubation Prhrammes

Extra curricular activities

Inter Collegiate quiz competitions

Exhibition  for College, Higher Secondary & High School Students

Awareness Programmes on current environmental  problems.

Orientation Classes

Extention activities  conducting in the neighbouring colonies(Community Service Programmes)

Participation in Arts Festivals

Various surveys

Participation in blood donation campaign

Participation in N.C.C. & N.S.S.

Innovations in Teaching

ICT Enabled teaching

Use of different teaching aids

Group Study & Group discussion

Effective feed back  System

Remedial teaching

Value Education

Tutorial system

Personal counselling

Self awareness programmes

Classes on stress management  & healthy life

Visit of Old age homes &Disabled students residences

Special  Highlights

Publications of faculty members in different journals

High result percentage  with university ranks & grades


Smart Class Rooms

Equipment Room

Separate store rooms for acids and toxic chemicals

Well synchronized Moden Laborataries

Internet facility and desktop system

Lap top computers

Multiple projector

Double beam microprocessor UV-Visible spectro photometer model LT-2900 with PC & Printer


Incubator for fungal studies

Thin Layer  & column chromatography apparatus

Hot air oven with thermostat

Digital Photo electric colorimeter


Digital conductivity/Total dissolved solid meter

Digital pH   meter

Electronic top loading balance

Water distillation unit etc.

Potentio Meter