Department of Chemistry

The Department of Chemistry at CTUAPis committed to providing students with a solid foundation and comprehensive knowledge in the ever-growing field of Chemistry.

Chemistry programs aligned with the National Education Policy (NEP-2020) integrate fundamental principles, theories, and practical applications within the discipline. These educational frameworks typically include a diverse set of courses, including but not limited to Analytical Chemistry, Inorganic Chemistry, Organic Chemistry, Physical Chemistry, and Chemical Biology, covering a spectrum of relevant subjects.Our laboratories are furnished with the essential instruments and infrastructure required for conducting experiments across various branches of Chemistry.

The faculty members within the department are highly qualified and motivated, demonstrating a strong dedication to both teaching and research.The department is dedicated to addressing global challenges in Synthetic Organic Chemistry, Renewable Energy, Environmental Sustainability, Nanotechnology, and the well-being of Tribal communities through its research initiatives.

Programs & Curriculum: 

The Department of Chemistry offers two programs at the undergraduate and postgraduate levels.

    1.  4-Year B.Sc. (Hons. / Hons. with Research) Chemistry
    2.  2-Year M.Sc. Chemistry

Multiple Entry/Exit options as per NEP-2020


Faculty :

Professor of Practice:


Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with different organizations:

This Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) is made and executed between Central Tribal University of Andhra Pradesh (CTUAP) and Indian Institute of Science Education and Research Berhampur (IISERBPR) on 26 March 2024 at Berhampur, Odisha. The main aim of MOU is to share the benefits of each other’s strengths including but not limited to education, internship, training, skill development, research and other areas of common interest. This collaboration is intended to benefit the students, faculties and the public at large. Prof. T.V. Kattimani, Vice Chancellor from CTUAP and Prof. Ashok Kumar Ganguli, Director, from IISERBPR graced the occasion.


Internships & Placements:

  • Department is actively engaged in establishing the Industry-Institute tie-ups with pharmaceutical industries and reputed academic institutes for project work, Internships, Placements and collaborative research.

  • Industrial Visit to Eisai Pharma, Visakhapatnam on 11th May 2024
  • M.Sc Chemistry 2022 batch students internship at IISER Berhampuram from April – June 2024.

  • M.Sc Chemistry 2021 batch students placed in  M/S Hetero Labs Limited, Visakhapatnam.

  • M.Sc Chemistry 2020 batch students internship at Dr.Reddy’s Labs.

Laboratories : 

The following laboratory facilities available for B.Sc (Honors/Honours with Research) Chemistry and M.Sc Chemistry students of Central Tribal University of Andhra Pradesh. All the Laboratories are equipped with basic instruments for experiments in Inorganic Chemistry, Organic Chemistry and Physical Chemistry, allowing students to familiarize themselves with fundamental concepts in chemistry.

        Inorganic Chemistry Lab                     Organic Chemistry Lab                   Physical Chemistry Lab

Instruments & Equipment:

The following instruments and equipment available for B.Sc (Honors/Honours with Research) Chemistry and M.Sc Chemistry students to carry out the experiments in Inorganic Chemistry, Organic Chemistry and Physical Chemistry practicums. Further, Students pursuing research projects may have access to more specialized equipment to carryout research work.

Study Resources :

Shodh Swayam
Swayamprabha Moocs
NAD Epathshala