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Come, Live and Explore Chemistry@IIT Indore

Interested in doing exciting Chemistry?!

We invite you all to explore and live exciting Chemistry to understand and solve global issues of Energy, Water and Environment. The best way to know us – please do visit us as Interns throughout the year. Spend some time in our laboratories to interact with faculty members and students – before you join. Just drop us an e-mail at or or contact the interested faculty member of the Department. Contact Chemistry Office: +91 0731 660 3340

What we offer ?

Hands-on-Experience on Instruments

Fully Equipped Research Laboratories

Exposure to Eminent Scientists/Professors

Merit-based Scholarships

Opportunity to visit Renowned Research Laboratories

Department of Chemistry, IIT Indore encourages highly talented and motivated students to be a part of our academic research programs.

We started in 2009, and now with a handful of young and dynamic faculty members, we are ready to welcome you and offer you the relevant and challenging chemistry to explore, yet full freedom to drive in your ideas in doing good chemistry to serve the society and the nation.

Chemistry@IIT Indore is fully determined to prepare you for the best of your future in Research, like doing PhD in Norway or in Germany, spend some time experiencing chemistry at a leading university in USA (SN Bose) or UK (Newton-Bhahbha), Postdoc in Canada, Germany or Sweden and many more !!!

Like our MSc Chemistry graduates – Gurpreet, Twinkle, Debopriya, Ravi, Sahidul, or our PhD students –Thaksen, Indrajit, Deepika –now as postdocs, you all will be prepared for your next endeavour.


M.Sc. program: Admissions through JAM examination. See the JAM website for details.

Ph.D. program: Interviews are conducted four times a year, usually in the months of March, May, September and November. Interested students should apply against advertisements for admission posted on the IIT Indore Academics webpage.

Post-doctoral fellows

National post-doctoral fellowship (NPDF): See the DST-SERB website for details.

Candidates can approach individual faculty members for opportunities on various research projects.

Other opportunities

Short-term project or internship: Approach individual faculty members for available opportunities.