About Department

1. Department of Chemistry started with 6 Units at U.G. level in 1990. We have started the M.Sc programme in the year 2016-17 in the subject of Organic Chemistry. In the current academic year 245 students are admitted in the department of chemistry. Department of Chemistry is having well-furnished separate laboratories in the subject of Physical, Analytical, Organic and Inorganic chemistry. Chemistry department has conducted syllabus workshop in the academic year 2016-17, 2017-18 and 2018-19 for F.Y.B.Sc, M.Sc Sem I & II and T.Y.B.Sc in the chemistry subject. We have given project work on various topics to the M.Sc part II students. In the current academic year 40 students are involved in this activity. We have extended our services to the society by analysing water sample from different places of Sudhagad Taluka. The result of the department is outstanding. Faculty members are involved in the remedial coaching program. We are conducted extra lectures for the third year students. Our department has outstanding contribution in the research work .
2. Dr Anjali Puranik was awarded Gold medal at the State level Avishkar research convention programme. Our student Mr. Salil Puranik awarded the gold medal at the Avishkar research convention. In the last five academic year faculty members has published 20 research papers in various international and National Journal. Dr. M.A. Badgujar has recognized as a Ph.D research guide of University of Mumbai. Chemistry department is running short term courses in Communication skill in English and Water testing quality.

Aims and Objectives


  • To Provide quality education to all classes of the society and to impart value-based chemistry education to make the students competent, accountable and civilized citizen


  • To encourage the students to apply the knowledge of chemistry for the benefit of society.
  • To develop strategic collaboration with chemical industries by means of projects which uplifts the interest and awareness of students in chemistry.
  • To provide calibre human resource having skill for industries.


Name : Dr. A. S. Puranik
Qualification : M.Sc Analytical
Chemistry (SET, Ph.D)
Designation : HOD of Chemistry ,
Experience : 29
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Name : Dr. M. A. Badgujar
Qualification : M.Sc Inorganic
Chemistry (Ph.D)
Designation : Assistant Professor
Experience : 32
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Name : Prof. S.S. Khairnar
Qualification : M.Sc ,(Organic Chemistry)
Designation : Assistant Professor
Experience : 27
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Name : Mr. R. M. Shirke
Qualification : M.Sc (Organic Chemistry)
Designation :  Lecturer
Experience : 09
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Name : Mrs. A. M. Patil
Qualification : M.Sc Organic Chemistry ( SET)
Designation : Lecturer
Experience : 10
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Name : Mr. Satu Tukaram Chavhan
Qualification :M.Sc , SET, B.Ed. (Ph.D. Pursuing )
Designation : Assistant Professor
Experience : 8
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Qualification : M M. Sc (Physical Chemistry) University of Pune
SET, NET, (Ph.D. Pursuing)
Designation : Assistant Professor
Experience : 13
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Name : Mr. Sharad Govind Shilkande
Qualification : M.Sc. (Organic Chemistry)
Designation : Assistant Professor
Experience : 2
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Name : Mr. Vijay Vishnu Lokhande
Qualification : M.Sc. (Organic Chemistry)
Designation : Assistant Professor
Experience : 10 Months
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Name : Miss. Chetana Sunil Jamdhare
Qualification : M.Sc. (Organic Chemistry)
Designation : Assistant Professor
Experience : 10 Months
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Programs Offered

  • B. Sc. :-  Chemistry
  • M.Sc. :-  Organic Chemistry

Pattern of Teaching Learning and Evaluation:

Semester Credit System
I, II, III, IV, V, VI F.Y./S.Y./T.Y.B.Sc.
I, II, III, IV, M.Sc Part (I & II)

Activities/ Best Practices

  • Organization of Industrial visit of faculty and students in Nearby
    Chemical Industries.
  • Organization of seminar, workshops.
  • Organization of various activities to inculcate research amongst
  • Demonstration of Experiments to the School students.
  • Continuous Internal Evaluation system.
  • Experiential learning methods and Participative learning method
    Distribution of Projects to UG & PG students
  • Avishkar Research Convention.
  • Faulty members has developed own You tube Channel for educational purpose.

Action Plan

  • Establishing Institutional collaboration.
  • Quality research for high impact factor journals
  • To have students & faculty exchange program
  • Recognition of Ph.D. Research guide
  • Organization of seminar/Workshops

Departmental Facilities

  • Learning Resources
  • Library
  • Projects
  • Charts and Models
  • L.C.D. Projector
  • Internet Facility
  • Online Journals
  • LMS

Our Pride

Name of Prominent Alumni Designation
Dr. Prasanna Ranade Assistant Professor, Vivekanand College Chembur
Dr. Kalpit G. Mhatre Assistant Professor, ASC College Lanja
Mrs. Minakshi Waghmare Assistant Professor, K.G. Somayya College Mumbai
Mr. Mahesh Barmukh Assistant teacher, Shri. Vasantrao Oswal Jr. College Pali
Dr. Madan Biradar M.Sc. NET
Dr. Suyash Mane R & D Chemist
Mr. Sachin Mundhe M.Sc
Mr. Vijay Lokhande Assistant Professor, J.N. Paliwala College Pali,  M.Sc
Mr. Sagar Talekar Advocate, Mumbai High court
Mr. Rohidas Khandagale Indurialist
Mr. Dant Indurialist
Mr. Salil Puranik Doing MS at USA
Miss. Chetana Jamdhare Assistant Professor

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