CHEMISTRY

Courses  offered:

B.Sc.CHEMISTRY,  Complementary course: Mathematics and Physics

Sanctioned Seats: 45

M.Sc.CHEMISTRY

Sanctioned Seats : 12

 

Brief History

 

                         Chemistry Department of Sree Kerala Varma College started functioning in 1954. Prof. V PASUPATHI was the founder head of the Department. He was succeeded by other eminent teachers like Prof.M.K John, Prof. T C K Menon etc. The undergraduate department of Chemistry developed into a Post graduate department in the year 1998.The postgraduate department started with M.Sc.in polymer Chemistry and later it was converted to General Chemistry. Our distinguished faculty members include 10 permanent teachers. A team of 5 non teaching staff in the lab ably assist the teaching staff. The distinguished faculty members, besides abiding by the discipline of the institution, share their passion for innovative research through teaching and mentorship. The resourceful contributions in the field of science had made the department the epicenter of the campus. The notable alumni of the Department include several renowned scholars in both academia and industry in India as well as abroad. The department has the privilege of having the greatest number of students working in prestigious institutions like NIIST Trivandrum, IIT Bombay, NCL Pune, BARC and IISC. Bangalore. Many of our students have obtained scholarships from renowned foreign institutions for doctoral and post-doctoral work. The Department also gives coaching for various competitive examinations such as UGC-CSIR.  Till date, more than 20students have passed the UGC-CSIR examinations.

 

          Minor research projects funded by the STEC and UGC were also undertaken by the members of the Faculty. Faculty members have given extension lectures to school and college teachers. A number of community development  programme were also carried out by the department. 

 

              

FACULTIES
TEACHING STAFF RETIRED TEACHING STAFF NON TEACHING STAFF
Prof Preetha Nair K Prof. P Pasupathy Sri T Vijayakumasr
Dr. V S Easwari (H O D) Dr. K I Vasu Sri. C Venugopalan
Prof. K M Geetha Dr. K Sugathan Sri C Parameswaran
Dr. T D Sobha Prof. M K John Sri K Mohandas
Dr P V Divya Prof. T C K Menon Sri K K Gopinath
Vineetha M C Prof K U Kunjunni  
  Prof. N Gopalakrishnan  
  Prof. K P T Nair  
  Prof Gopalakrishnan  
  Prof. S Janardhanan  
  Prof. C S Divakaran  
  Prof. K O Savithri  
  Prof P S Narayanan  
  Prof. C Indira  
  Prof. N L Davis  
  Prof. K P Radhakrishnan  
  Prof. T P Latha  
  Prof P G Sivadas  
  Dr. V Indira