The faculty at the moment has only one Department, namely the Department of Chemistry. Apart from teaching, research is a very significant part of the academic activities of this Institute. For effective exploitation of the experience, skills, technical know-how of the teaching staff and to impart training to the students, the following fields of specialization have been developed: Physical Chemistry, Inorganic Chemistry, Organic Chemistry, Analytical Chemical, Biochemistry and Applied Chemistry. Currently, the Department of chemistry offers the following programs M.Phil. (2 Years) and BSc (Hons.) (4 years).