• Year of Estb. :1964
  • Head of the Dept. : Prof. L.C. Prasad
  • Built Up Area : 2230.48 sq. ft.
  • Level Of Study : M.Sc., MCIE, Ph. D.

MAJOR FOCUS AREAS:

TEACHING : SPECIALIZATION

  • Material Science : Condensed Matter
  • Coordination Chemistry
  • Solid State Chemistry
  • Environmental Chemistry
  • Natural Products
  • Synthetic Organic Chemistry
  • Mineral Chemistry

RESEARCH : SPECIALIZATION

  • Active researches are going on the thermodynamic and microscopic structure of binary and multi-component liquid alloys in the light of soldering liquid alloys-D.S.T. Project for Rs. 6.32 lac has been sanctioned.
  • A research on the topic of Molecular Interaction of Active Pharmaceutical Ingredients with iodides is going on in the laboratories of Lupin Ltd., Aurangabad.
  • The other important topics of research being carried out are as follows :
    • Environmental Chemistry
    • Natural Products
    • Surface Chemistry and Catalysis
    • Synthetic Organic Chemistry
    • Thermodynamic and Spectral Properties of molecular complexes in non aqueous solvents.
    • Heterocyclic chemistry

At a Glance

  • Sanctioned strength of students in M.A. (Previous) : 60
  • Sanctioned strength of students in M.A. (Final) : 60
  • No. of books in the Department Library : 5425
  • Journal/Periodicals subscribed by the department : 07
  • Computer facility available.
  • Ratio of students to teachers : 5:1
  • Ratio of research scholors to teachers : 3.5:1
  • Admission on the basis of Honours marks and Master’s Admission Test (MAT).
  • Total No. Of Publications: 02
  • Number of Ph. D. Thesis guided in last two years – 09
  • The department is the second oldest department of Bihar.
  • The department has plans to organise “Workshop on Bhagalpuri Silk Export Promotion”.