The Department of Chemistry was established in 1992. The Department of Chemistry is one of the biggest and major department in the Science faculty. The post graduate education in Drug Chemistry has been started from June 2009 and post graduate education in Organic Chemistry is started from June 2018. The department of Chemistry has B.Sc., M.Sc(Drug Chemistry) and M.Sc. ( Organic Chemistry) courses with all facilities along with well furnished Laboratories. The department has well qualified and experienced faculty. Department is committed to quality in the higher education and fulfillment of social needs.
The department of Chemistry has been organized workshop and four National conferences on recent and important topics in 2013-14, 2014-15,2015-16 and 2016-17. Every year the department has published number of research papers in reputed and UGC listed Journals by departmental faculty members. The department also regularly conducts guest lectures of experts. The department also conduct various activities like Industrial visits, power point presentation, students seminars, Laboratory safety awareness program & field visit. The department also gives guidance of soil and water testing to the farmers to increase the yield of crops and to motivate towards the organic farming. The department every year conduct chemiad competitive examination organized by the Department of Chemistry, Savitribai Phule Pune University for F.Y.B.Sc students. The alumni of the department occupy coveted position in the various industries and also the society.