21 Jul 2019: Welcome To Saurashtra University Chemistry Department.

Welcome To Department

The Department of Chemistry was established in 1980. It offers four different specilization in chemistry with (1) Organic Chemistry, (2)Analytical Chemistry, (3) Physical Chemistry and (4) Inorganic Chemistry. In addition to Master's degree, from 2010 onward, department has also started one year Post graduate diploma course in Sophisticated Analytical Instruments. M.Sc course is of four semesters with an intake capacity of 100 including 50 self-financed seats. Presently, 42 scholars are pursuing their doctoral work in the department and more than 450 students have been awarded their Ph.DS till date. At present, department has six regular, three contractual based and four self-financed...

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Vice Chancellor Speech

Dr. Nilambari R. Dave

It gives me an immense pleasure to welcome you at the website of Department of Chemistry, Saurashtra University, Rajkot. As you reconnoitre these pages, you will get the glimpse of academic and research activities taking place in the Department of Chemistry. We believe in imparting quality and applied research as well as nurturing young scientific talents for nation building. Excellence in academic and research catch the attention of students to work at Department of Chemistry.

H.O.D Speech

Dr. Hitendra S. Joshi

I heartily welcome you at the department of Chemistry. Department was started on 1980 at the inception of Saurashtra University. We constantly give our sincere efforts to achieve the excellence in teaching, research and character building of students. As department offers M. Sc. and Ph. D. professional programs, which are based in department and directed by departmental faculty members. We provides research intensive environment with highly sophisticated instruments and well furnished laboratories.

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Respected Faculty

Dr. Hitendra S. Joshi


Dr. Shipra Baluja


Dr. Umedbhai C. Bhoya


Dr. Ranjan C. Khunt


Manish Shah


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