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Angamaly ESTD.1963

Affiliated to Mahatma Gandhi University and Accredited with
A Grade in NAAC (Re-accreditation Third Cycle)

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Department of Chemistry

The history of the Department can be traced back to as early as 1968 when Chemistry was taught as a subsidiary subject of Home Science. It became a full-fledged department with the launching of B.Sc. Chemistry in 1998.The first faculty of the department was Sr.Lourdes C.S.N., who retired in 1995 as the Principal of the institution. The Department has produced several university ranks and a number of distinctions and first classes. M.Sc. in Chemistry was started in 2013. The department has a well-equipped laboratory to cope with the present needs of higher education and a departmental library. The alumni of the department are active and vibrant.

Seminars and Lectures

Chethana, an endowment programme for the mothers of our students, started in 1995 to remember the services of Sr. Lourdes, former Principal and HOD of Chemistry is organized by the department.

Scholarships /Awards

  • Sr. Lourdes Endowment Prize to be given to the II year student who scores the highest marks in subsidiary Chemistry.
  • Scholarship prize instituted by the management to the student who scores the highest marks in III year University Examination.
  • Award instituted by the department to the Best Outgoing Student.
  • Prize instituted by Prof. Lalitha A.V., former Head of the Department of Chemistry, to the student who passes out with highest marks in B.Sc. Chemistry examination.
  • Prize instituted by Prof. Salomy Joseph, Department of Chemistry, to the student who passes out with highest marks in M.Sc. Chemistry univeristy examination.
  • Prize instituted by Prof. Lisue Xavier, Department of Chemistry, to the student in III year B.Sc.who scores highest total for vocational subjects in the university examination.
Dr. Sr. Rosily A.V M.Sc. B.Ed., M.Phil, Ph.D.

Dr. Sindhu K. S. M. Sc, B. Ed., PhD, NET.

Dr. Navya Antony M. Sc. B. Ed., PhD

Ms. Meenu Jacob M.Sc

Ms. Anjaly Jacob M.Sc., NET

Ms. Remya R. M.Sc.

Ms. Vandana P.H M.Sc., B.Ed

Ms. Vineetha Narayanan M.Sc., B.Ed

Ms. Neenu George MSc

Ms. Shanthi Jose M.Sc

Latest Updations

Ozone Day Celebration

Department of Chemistry conducted Ozone day celebration on 28-09-2019 in front of Science block. The Department conducted a competition of craft and reusable items from waste materials. The winners are Craft item: Ms Dinshamol (Ist BSc Chemistry) Reusable item: Anupriya V Sagar (III rd BSc Chemistry) There was a presentation on the relevance of Ozone day by Ms P M Sreelakshmi of Ist BSc Chemistry. The students took an oath related to the responsibility of an individual on preservation of Ozone.

Briefing Session of IIT JAM

A Demo Class and briefing session of IIT JAM was conducted on 26th , September by the 'IAIM' institute of Mathematics.

Association Inauguration

Chemistry Association was inaugurated on 29th September 2018 by Dr. SreejithSankar P, Ramanujan Fellow and assistant Professor, A CSIR, Photosciences and Phonics Section (CSIR NIIST) Trivandrum. It was followed by a talk on Adventures and tales in chemistry dare to dream.

Left Hand Writing Competition

Left Hand Writing Competition was conducted on 11th October as part of left hander s day

Photography competition

Department conducted a photography competition on the topic BE NICE as a part of World Photography Day.

Certificate Course in MS Office

On 31st January 2019, MOU was signed by HOD Dr Sindhu KS in the presence of the Principal, Rev. Sr. Dr. Rosily and faculty members APTECH Computer centre

Field trip

A one day field Trip to Akay flavours and aromatics Pvt Ltd, Malaidamthuruth was conducted for second year M.Sc. chemistry on 19th July 2019. A group of 15 students were taken to the industrial visit along with faculty Mrs. Neenu George. They introduce their products, equipment's and their working procedures for the students.

Fresher's Day Celebration

Department of Chemistry conducted Fresher's day on 2nd August. Fresher's day celebration was inaugurated by Sr. Niyatha, College Bursar in the mini Auditorium. All first year students actively participated in the celebration. Ms.Krishnapriya P M won the title of best fresher 2019-20.

Star Care Programme

As part of Star Care programme, an interactive session was led by Dept of Psychology, UC College Aluva and Aster Medicity on the topic - Know your mind


Chethana-2019 was inaugurated on 11.01.2019 11th January 2019, in association with OISCA International and a class was held on Embracing Modernity by Mr.Shaju Antony, Senior officer, Federal Bank, Nedumbassery and State Joint Secretary, Bank Employees Federation of India

National Seminar - CTROC

A two day national seminar sponsored by KSCSTE on the’ Current trends in organic and computational chemistry CTROC 2019, was inaugurated by Dr. P. Anbarasan, Associate Professor, Dept of Chemistry, IIT Chennai

Onam Celebration

Onam was celebrated in all its splendour and joy by the students.

Orientation Class for Joint Admission Test (JAM ) 2019 on 1st July 2019

An orientation class for Joint Admission Test (JAM) was conducted for IInd and IIIrd BSc Chemistry students on 1st July 2019. The co-ordinator of IIT JAM coaching centre Thrissur provided guidance to IInd and IIIrd BSc students

Electoral Literacy Club

Electoral Literacy Club was inaugurated by Smt. C. P Maya, Dy. Tahasildar, Aluva on 30-10-18. The aim of Electoral Literacy Club is to strengthen the culture of electoral participation among young and future voters. The inaugural session was followed by a talk on electoral literacy by Mr. C. A Rashimon, Dy. Tahasildar, Aluva.

Skill Training Programme

As a Part of Skill Training Programme, the Second year and Third Year students of BSc Chemistry were trained to make bathing soap, Hand Wash and Toilet Cleaner from 1st October 2019 to 3rd October 2019 which were named as 'Star Bathing Soap' 'Star Fresh' liquid hand wash and 'Star Shine' Toilet Cleaner respectively

Morning Star responds to COVID-19 pandemic

Amid the COVID-19 crisis, Morning Star formulated a sanitizer and distributed it among the local people. Students attending examinations in the campus were also made to sanitize their hands. Morning Star College's participation in the 'Break the chain' initiative was covered by the media after which Little Flower Hospital placed an order for the sanitizers made by the Chemistry Department of Morning Star College

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