About Discipline of ChemistryDiscipline of Chemistry at IIT Indore, which comes in the School of Basic Sciences, aims to provide exceptional training to all the students interested in cutting-edge research and education. Started in August 2009 our department is rapidly growing every semester in terms of size, research diversity, external funding and number of publications. At present we have 13 faculty members and approximately 40 Ph.D. students with research interests ranging from traditional areas (organic, inorganic and physical) to highly interdisciplinary and collaborative research areas such as nanotechnology, polymers, biochemical, materials and analytical.
Our department is well equipped with state-of-art sophisticated instrumentation facilities to facilitate research in almost all areas of chemistry and interdisciplinary research. The main source of external funding comes from CSIR (Council of Scientific and Industrial Research) and DST (Department of Science and Technology).
We have M.Sc (Master of Science) degree program in Chemistry from the academic year of 2013. We suggest all prospective students and other visitors to explore our website to learn more about our department.