Departments-Aided > Department of Chemistry

Inception 1957
  • To impart an in-depth knowledge in chemistry.
  • To develop analytical, computational and problem solving skills.
  • To promote research aptitude.
  • To train the students to clear competitive exams like UGC-CSIR, SET, GATE examinations.
  • To motivate students to take part in competitive exams and campus interviews.
  • To impart organizational behavior and time management.
Course Offered



M.Phil. (Full time & Part time)

Ph.D. (Full time & Part time)

Resources & Infrastructure
  • Nine laboratories–Three for UG, three for PG and three for Research.
  • 14 systems–provided to DST-FIST Sponsored computer lab with internet facility.
  • Department library.
  • 2367 books with rare collections.

    102 major/minor project books.

    28 e–books.

    14 journals regularly subscribed.

    epartment equipped with 4 PC's for e-activities and PG computational practicals.

    LCD projector and Screen = 1

Special Equipments

  • Jasco Spectrofluorimeter FP-8200
  • Systronics–UV–Visible Spectrometer model:119
  • UV–1800/SHIMADZU- UV-Visible Thermostat
  • KLEANZONE fume exhaust hood
  • Guoy Balance model 200D
  • Lambda 25 UV/Visible spectrophotometer–Perkin Elmer
  • Analyst 200–Atomic Absorption spectrometer - Perkin Elmer
  • Melting point apparatus with silicon bath
  • Four Probe conductivity Model DFP-03
  • UGC Autonomy Grant
  • PG Development Grant
  • UGC and DST
Add on features
  • SAIF member in IIT-Dr. D. Kalaivani (Retd)
  • Member–SENATE (BARD)-Dr.K.Banumathi(2012-2013) (Retd).
  • Patent generated-1(Dr. D. Kalaivani)
  • Patent filed-5
  • Commision member for affiliation of courses BARD-Dr.K.Banumathi & Dr. R. Selvameena.
  • Abroad Visit:

  • Dr.D. KalaivaniInvited Speaker: Delivered a lecture on the topic "water soluble 2,4,6trinitrophenyl barbiturates of moderate therapeutic index as Anticonvulsant/hypnotic agents" in the international conference on "Medicinal Pharmacology-10" at Cambridge University,UK on 25.02.2010
  • Dr. S.Santhi Presented a paper in the Fifth Annual International Conference on Chemistry" at Athens, Greece during 17-20th July 2017.
  • Acted as Resource person in the symposium on "Future Development and Prospects of Engineering and Science Education & Research in a Global World -II" Organised at Athens, Greece.
  • Peer reviewerDr. D. Kalaivani, && Dr. R. Selvameena,&& Dr. S. Santhi, && Dr, V. Gomathi, && Dr. I.Rama, && Dr. G.Valarmathy,&& Dr. A. Subashini.
  • Examiner for Ph.D thesis evaluation-Dr. D. Kalaivani
  • Member Board of studies-9
  • Doctoral committee members-4
  • Resorce persons-8
  • Outreach programme-To create awareness among school children with models & Experiments.
  • (i) Kamakoti Vidyalaya, Trichy
  • (ii) Veeran Middle School, Trichy.
  • (iii) Govt. Hr. Sec. School, Somarasampettai.
Highlights of the Department
  • FIST Sponsored Department
  • FIST Sponsored-College level scheme category-I-2014
  • Principal-Dr. K.R.Meenal(1988-1996) Dr.T.S.Jani Bai(1996-2003)
  • Vice Principal-1 (Dr.R.Selvameena 2014-2017)
  • Self finance section incharge-1. Dr.A.Janaki Arunan 2. Dr. M. Vasuki
  • NAAC Peer Committee member-Dr.T.S.Jani Bai
  • IQAC coordinator-1 (Dr. M. Vasuki 2010-2015)
  • Hostel incharge-Dr. T. Vimala
  • NSS officers-2
  • Ph.D degree awarded-24 (Department faculty-12; Students-12)
  • Periodical conduct of UGC sponsored National Seminars.
  • National Seminar on Chemistry of Environmental Pollution and its impact on Health.(2000)
  • National Seminar on Nanoscience and nanotechnology(2007)
  • International Seminar on Cosmochemistry(2012)
  • National Seminar on Recent trends in X-ray crystallography (2014)
  • Science academies sponsored lecture work shop on Recent Developments in Chemistry(2016)
  • Highlights of the Faculty
  • Highlights of the Students
Year Paper Published Paper Presented Books Published
International National International National
2012-17 80 22 29 32 4


Dr. M. Vasuki Associate Prof.. & Head, & Self Finance Incharge
Dr. R. Santhi Associate Prof.
Dr. S. Santhi Associate Prof.
Dr. T. Vimala Associate Prof.
Dr. R. Malarvizhi Associate Prof.
Dr. V. Gomathi Assistant Prof./Senr.
Dr. I. Rama Assistant Prof./Senr.
Dr. G. Valarmathy Assistant Prof./Senr.
Dr. A. Subashini Assistant Prof./Senr.
Dr. M. Tamilselvi Assistant Prof.
Ms. G. Saraswathi Assistant Prof.
Ms. S. Ahalya Assistant Prof.
Dr. R. Baby Kala Assistant Prof.
Ms. S. Amala Lecturer
Ms. M. Karthika Lecturer
Ms. D. Anusha Lecturer