Chemistry

Chemistry Department

H.O.D.
Mr. M. G. Chikalkar

Establishment 1964
First Batch of B.Sc.III 1967-68
Silver Jubilee 1991-92
Golden Jubilee Batch 2016-17
Total Graduate student from establishment 1457

Contribution of staff for Development :

1) Late Principal Prof. A.V.Rege – Aug.1965 –Aug.1972
2) Late Principal Dr. R..D.Shingate – Aug.1972 to Jun 1979
3) Prof. A.R.Jayteerth – I/C Principal
4) Prof. V.R.Alone – I/C Principal

Learning Resources- LCD,OHP,CD’S Charts,Models Computer ,internate.
Evalution Techniques : Mid semester, Quiz., Home assignments,Periodical Tests,Viva –voce,Question answer method,surprise test,Practical test,IES.
Fculty attending state, national and international seminars,workshops and conferences and presenting research papers.

Departmental Heads:

1) Prof.A.M.Diwan Aug.1964 toJune.1965
2) Prof.A.M.Karmarkar Jun 1965 to May 1967
3) Dr.A.M.Damale June 1967 to June 1969
4) Prof.A.R.Jayateerth July 1969-to Feb 2002
5) Prof.V.R.Alone Mar.2002 toDec.2008
6) Prof.M.G.Chikalkar Jan 2009 onward

Highlightes of Department

  1. Personal and Academic guidance.
  2. Well equipped and furnished spacious laboratories
  3. Consistency in excellent results, since the establishment of the department.
  4. Modern equipments like Digital Balance, Conductometer, Refractometer, pH meter, Potentiometer, Colorimeter, Microwave oven, double beam UV-visible spectrophotometer,High speed centrifuse machine,muffle furnace etc.
  5. Activities like Guest Lectures, Project work, Seminars, Group Discussions, Industrial Visits etc.
  6. Consultancy.
  7. Placement through campus interview
  8. Departmental Library.

Achievements of the Department:

Large number of students goes for higher education like M.Sc., M.B.A., M.C.A., M.C.M., Sugar Tech., Alcohol Tech., industrial Safety etc.
Many past students are working as Government Officers, Chief Chemists, Managing Directors, Scientists, Research Associates etc.

Completed one minor research project funded by UGC.

Faculty working as V.C.Nominee, Subject expert on different comitees of Shivaji University ,Kolhapur.

Recognition to the faculty for PG teaching and research-M.Sc, M. Phil., and Ph. D

Teaching Faculty

Sr. No. Name of the teacher Designation Qualification Experience (Yrs.) Contact Number
1. Mr. M. G. Chikalkar Asso. Prof. and Head M.Sc., M.Phil. 31 9822548015
2. Dr. B. S. Shirke Assistant Prof. M.Sc.,B.Ed, Ph.D. 22 9420010112
3. Mr. U. D. Kadam Assistant Prof. M.Sc.NET, SET 17 7588238824
4. Mr. S. M. Arde Assistant Prof. M.Sc. NET,SET,GATE 08 9881789704
5. Dr. Mrs. P.  R.Salokhe Assistant Prof. M.Sc., B.Ed Ph.D. 08 9421200549
6. Dr. R. S. Pandhav Assistant Prof. M.Sc.,NET 06 9657847259
7. Miss. S. P. More Assistant Prof. M.Sc. 04 7745004102
8. Miss. S. S. Mulik-Patil Assistant Prof. M.Sc. 02 9764636569
9. Miss. D. M. Powar Assistant Prof. M.Sc. 03 9665224033

Achivements of Students

Miss.Shubhada P.More -First in girls for PSI in MPSC.Mr.Pandurang L.Vhade -Merit Prize of Shivaji University,Kolhapur.

Mr.Dhanaji K. Mane – First in M.Sc.Entrance exam in Shivaji University,Kolhapur.

Mr.Mahendra .H.Varne – Scientist in BARC ,Mumbai.

Mr. Raysing .M..Patil- Member Shivaji University student council.

Mr. Dhanaji Khot- Qualified GATE and SET EXAM 2013

Miss. Anita D. Shete Stood third in University Merit

Dr. Amar Mohite Working as Post Doc. in Israel

Miss. Madhuri V. Patil Working as PSI

 

Future Plans

Submission of Research Projects to various funding agencies.

Organization of Workshop on Recent Trends in Chemistry.

Organization of Campus Interviews.

Collaboration with Chemical Industries.

Alumni Association.

To Start M.Sc.