About the department
The Department of Chemistry was founded in 1965 under the leadership of Dr. P. K. Saraswathy Amma who incidentally was the first woman doctorate holder from Thalayolaparamabu Grama Panchayath. In 1979, the department was upgraded as a Graduate department, in 1999, the department was upgraded to a Post-Graduate Department. The department consists of a diverse faculty with strong research outlook and active involvement in curricular and extracurricular activities. The department has also a Consultancy service – Soil Testing Services which is extended to the community in and around Thalayolaparambu Panchayath.