About the Department

The department of chemistry was established in the year 1996.The department has a team of well-qualified staff with M.Phil and P.hD degrees. The Department of Chemistry strives to move ahead with the study and practice of the emerging dynamic needs. The Department foster creative expression and critical thinking of students, and integrate scholastic excellence in learning with discipline.

In addition to disciplinary instruction and practice, it offers pedagogically meaningful curricular and co-curricular which kindle the passion of learning in the minds of budding engineers and to prepare them innovative and creative to face the competitive world. The department has well equipped laboratory with all modern instruments. The department provides individual attention for character-building, personality development along with educational and research excellence.

Programmes offered

Vision & Mission


  • To be a world class college of Engineering, Technology and Management offering Quality Education, Innovative Research and Holistic Development of the Students and other learners


  • To impart and enhance the advanced knowledge and skills of students and professionals to meet the global challenges.
  • To offer effective solutions to the industries through research and consultancies
  • To address rural needs through research and ecofriendly solutions.

PSOs, PEOs & POs

Program Educational Objectives (PEOs)

The graduates of will be able to

  • The faculty of the Chemistry department is committed to sharing the responsibility of learning with the students, providing a rigorous academic environment that encourages active learning, high quality student performance, and ethical conduct. Through the integration of knowledge and skills acquired in a demanding set of courses, extracurricular experiences, and faculty expertise and scholarship, the department seeks to prepare its graduates:
  • To become successful in their chosen career path, whether it be in the practice of chemical engineering, in advanced studies in engineering or science or in other complementary disciplines;
  • To assume leadership roles in industry, business and/or their communities;
  • To contribute to the economic environment of their communities; and
  • To maintain career skills through life-long learning.
  • Graduates will consider the broader context of social, environmental, economic and safety issues and demonstrate high standards of professional and ethical responsibility to become responsible citizens and leaders in the community

Advisory Committee

Board of Studies


The Chemistry laboratory is well equipped to cater the needs of students. It is equipped with modern digital equipments pertaining to the curriculum and syllabi of Anna University Chennai. Special attention is given to individual students by providing the required numbers of apparatus to learn the chemistry with excellence. Some of the important equipments available in the chemistry laboratory are:

  • Digital Conductivity meter
  • Digital Potentiometer
  • Digital Spectrophotometer
  • Flame photometer
  • Hot air Oven
  • Digital pH meter
  • Magnetic Stirrer with hot plate

Faculty & Staff

S.No Name of the Faculty Designation
1 Mr.P.Dhanakod MSc., MPhil.,(Ph.D) Assistant  Professor & Head
2 Mr.M.Gunasekaran   MSc., MPhil.,(Ph.D) Assistant  Professor
3 Dr.N.Zulfareen MSc., MPhil.,Ph.D Assistant  Professor
4 Dr.R.Ganapathi Sundaram MSc., MPhil.,Ph.D Assistant  Professor
5 Mrs.I.Sajitha   MSc., MPhil.,(Ph.D) Assistant  Professor
6 Dr.V.Dharmalingam   MSc., MPhil.,Ph.D Assistant  Professor
S.No Name of the faculty No. of Publication
1 Mr.P.Vasudevan MSc Lab Technician
S.No Name of the Supporting Staff Qualification


MSc.,MPhil.,(Ph.D) Assistant  Professor & Head


MSc.,MPhil.,(Ph.D) Assistant  Professor


MSc.,MPhil.,(Ph.D) Assistant  Professor



Short-Term Courses





Department of Chemistry

Mahendra Engineering College (Autonomous),

Salem- Thiruchengode Highway, Mahendhirapuri,