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Bharathiar University

The Bharathiar University was established in 1982. The University is situated at the backdrop of Maruthamalai Hills in the Western Ghat range from the City of Coimbatore, Tamil Nadu, India. The Postgraduate Centre of the University of Madras, which was functioning in Coimbatore before 1982 formed the core of the Bharathiar University. The Department of Chemistry comes within the School of Chemical Sciences. It was the first department to start functioning from the year 1973 in the erstwhile Post Graduate Centre of the University of Madras. The department of chemistry is offering M.Sc., M.Phil. and Ph.D. programmes. There are two main areas of research namely synthetic inorganic chemistry and synthetic organic chemistry. The faculty members in the department are engaged in guiding M.Phil. and Ph.D. scholars besides teaching and guiding M.Sc. students. Recently, the department has started a new self supportive course (Organic Chemistry) along with a new PG diploma course. The department has achieved remarkable progressin terms of research. The academic standard of the department is reflected from the fact that at least one M.Sc. student of chemistry department joins IIT/IISc for Ph.D. programme every year.


Department of Chemistry, Bharathiar University, Coimbatore - 641 046, Tamil Nadu. India.
Bioorganic Chemistry, Synthetic Organic Chemistry, Synthetic Inorganic Chemistry, Photo Chemistry, Heterocyclic Chemistry, Solid State, Natural Products.