Department of Chemical Sciences is one of the most active department of prestigious Best Visitor's Award winning educational institute, Tezpur University. Decorated by well-trained and extremely motivated faculty as well as bright students, the department constantly strives to maintain a culture of excellence in research and uphold the highest standards in chemical education. The Department of Chemical Sciences was started in the year 1997, when it offered M. Sc. course in Polymer Science. From July 2006 the Department has been offering M. Sc. program in Applied Chemistry with specialization in Catalysis, Medicinal Chemistry and Polymer Chemistry. The Department consists of 15 research laboratories, 3 M. Tech. laboratories and 5 M.Sc. laboratories. This Department is supported by DST-FIST and UGC-SAP (DRS-II) level.
Faculty members are actively engaged in high quality research in chemical sciences as well
as interdisciplinary topics. There are several international collaborative projects are going
on apart from many national collaborative projects. Few faculty members are also running
consultancy projects. External funds are received from DST, UGC, CSIR, DBT, DAE, AICTE
Our alumni are well placed across the globe and have contributed significantly in their
From the HoD's Desk
Dr. Ashim Jyoti Thakur
To generate a pool of skilled and knowledgeable human resource that will be in service of
nation and society and will take forward the nation and society through their leadership,
hard work, honesty and creativity.
Chemistry being central science, it is our mission to become a centre of excellence
pertaining to quality teaching and research by providing world class advanced
infrastructure, facility and basic amenities.
The department puts on record the general support rendered by different government, public and private enterprizes such as OIL, ONGC, NGOs, Reliance, Asian Paints, NRL, Burger Paints etc for recruiting our human resources.