Department of Chemistry

The department of Chemistry came into existence with the introduction of B. Sc (Chemistry) programme on 7th, August, 1968. A restructured semester programme, B. Sc (Environment and water Management) was started in 2001. Most of the students passing out of the department opt for higher studies and it has a large number of highly placed alumni. The department has several well equipped labs. The Environment and water Management lab has got approved by C-grade by the Kerala State Pollution Control Board and is capable for providing various consultancy services such as water testing, guidance for student/teacher projects, Environment auditing-ISO 14001-14004, Environmental impact analysis etc. The department offers two UG courses, B. Sc (Chemistry), B. Sc (Environmental science and Environment & Water Management), one UGC-aided add-on course on “Disaster Management” and two career-oriented certification courses on “Soil and Water Analysis”.

Faculty Name Qualification E-mail

Mrs. S. Mahadevi
Asso. Professor and HOD

MSc., M.Phil, BEd.

sdevikrishnankutty@gmail.com 

 

Mrs. Divya K. M.
Asst. Professor

Msc.,NET

divyadevuty2008@gmail.com

 

Dr. Sudheesh N.

Asst. Professor

Msc., M.Tech., Ph.D.

sudhinarayanan@gmail.com

Dr. Sandhya K. P.
Asst. Professor

MSc., M.Phil., Ph.D.,

sandhyakp30@gmail.com

Dr. Praveen A. K.
Asst. Professor

MSc., Ph.D.,

praveen.ak@hotmail.com

Dr. Praveen N. K.
Asst. Professor

 MSc., Ph.D.

nkpraveen1@gmail.com

 

Dr. Umadevi A. G.
Asst. Professor

M.Sc., M.Phil.,NET

umadeviag11@gmail.com

 

DEPARTMENT STRATEGIES

  • Make courses more value-added by incorporating advanced theory/practical module and imparting it to advanced learners.
  • Provide opportunities for meritorious students to have lab training at a higher level in analytical works at reputed labs.
  • Remedial programmes including peer teaching to slow learners.
  • Provide communication skill and computer training to students.
  • Give discipline-related career guidance for final year students.
  • Organize community services like Environmental awareness, Environmental auditing, Panchayat level people participation, Micro-level planning and recycling technology.
  • Provide orientation courses and practical training in the use of recyclable materials in place of plastic carry bags.
  • Provide motivation and training in the Environmental impact assessment and Water management techniques.
  • Provide consultancy services like Environmental auditing, Environment impact assessment and Project guidance.