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 Contact No. E-mail
Mrs.M.V.Saraswathy
Asso. Professor & HOD
MSc., M.Phil 0477-2237238
9447737238
pynkvish@rediffmail.com
  Mrs. R. L. Renjini
Asso. Professor
MSc., M.Phil 0484-2785151,
9447407457
ashapoorna@eth.net
  Dr. S. Santhi
Asso. Professor
MSc., M.Phil., Ph.D., 0479-2323000
9447030780
santhiprasad46 @gmail.com
  Mrs. S. Mahadevi
Asso. Professor
MSc., M.Phil, BEd. 0478-2552990
9495229408
  Mr. Babu K Panicker
Asso. Professor
MSc., M.Phil. 0484 2319633
9387254245
panickerbabu@yahoo.com
  Dr. Sandhya K. P.
Asst. Professor
MSc., M.Phil., Ph.D.,  9037408522 sandhyakp30@gmail.com
  Dr. Praveen A. K.
Asst. Professor
MSc., Ph.D., 9497703497  praveen.ak@hotmail.com
  Dr. Praveen N. K.
Asst. Professor
MSc., Ph.D. 9496103695  nkpraveen1@gmail.com
  Umadevi A. G.
Asst. Professor
M.Sc., M.Phil. 9846967476  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.