Department of Chemistry, established in 1955, offers undergraduate, postgraduate & Ph.D. programmes in chemistry. The Department has received support under “Fund for Improvement in Science & Technology Infrastructure” (FIST-2012) programme of the Department of Science and Technology, New Delhi for NMR and Computational Chemistry facility. The Department is actively involved in promoting environmental awareness amongst the tribal and rural population in Jharkhand.The Department is committed to high quality research programmes supported by UGC, DBT, CSIR, AICTE, UNICEF and World Bank. Major thrust areas of research activities include –

Fuels, Non-Linear Dynamics & Oscillatory Chemical Reactions, Frontal Polymerization

Electrochemical Machining,Organic and Medicinal Chemistry,Polymer & Environmental research

Computational Chemistry and Molecular Modeling,Inorganic Chemistry and Electrochemistry

Postgraduate & Ph.D. Programmes

Chemistry courses for undergraduate as well as postgraduate students are imparted by the Department. The postgraduate programme (M. Sc. in Chemistry) [Contact e-mail:]  approaches the multidisciplinary aspect of chemistry with an updated curriculum that introduces new dimensions of chemistry to the students. The overall course curriculum and student activities are designed to encourage student interest in advanced research, higher studies and  industrial applications of the subjects.


Dr. P.K.Srivastava

Professor & Head

Department of Chemistry

BIT- Mesra, Ranchi

Jharkhand- 835215.

Phone: +91-651-2276531
Fax: +91-651-2275401