The department of Chemistry established in 2007 with the mission to feed the budding Engineers with finer aspects of science, which make them to understand, exploit and innovative new arena, which contributes to the technological advancement of tomorrow in the field of Chemistry at UG level.

The staff members involve themselves in the welfare of the First year students. They have very good teacher-student interaction and all the teachers are student mentors also. This ensures good academic performance of the students. The department is also involved in active research in the fields such as dye adsorption studies, desalination studies, organic synthesis and biological studies and corrosion inhibition studies.

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To provide enduring learning environment that facilitates the students to pursue their higher education. To train the students with diverse skills to work professionally in several fields through innovative teaching and learning process.


To achieve our objectives in an environment that enhances creativity, innovation and scholarly pursuits while adhering to our vision.



Dr. Vineetha Telma D’Souza

Position: Senior Assistant Professor & HOD
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Dr. Vineetha Telma D’Souza

Senior Assistant Professor & HOD


Mrs. Ashwini A Kamath

Position: Assistant Professor
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Mrs. Ashwini A Kamath

Assistant Professor


Mr. Guruprasad A M

Position: Senior Assistant Professor
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Mr. Guruprasad A M

Senior Assistant Professor

Non-Teaching Staff

  • Ms. Ashwitha Devadiga, Lab Instructor
  • Mr. Sukumara, Attender


The department has very good infrastructure consisting of 200 meter laboratory with departmental library.
Major Equipments in the lab:

  • Flame photometer
  • Conductivity meter
  • Colorimeter
  • pH meter
  • Potentiometer
  • Hot air oven and Hot plates etc

Research Center

Department of chemistry is a VTU recognized research centre since August 2013. This research centre with sufficient area has basic facilities required to work on different fields of organic and physical chemistry. Many of our faculty have also registered for the PhD from VTU and actively engaged in the research work in thrust areas of dye adsorption studies, organic synthesis and biological activities, corrosion inhibition studies etc.

The research lab has the following facilities: Orbital shaker, water bah, distill water unit, heating mantle, pH meter, conductivity meter etc.

Research scholars pursuing PhD at the Research Center

  • Mrs. Ashwini A Kamath
  • Mr Vishweshwara M.

Beyond Syllabus