The Department of Chemistry was founded in the year 1948. Chemistry was taught as an elective subject in science course till 2014. In 2014, the University of Calcutta extended affiliation to teach the Honours course in Chemistry. The first batch of students in the Honours course had been admitted in 2015.
There is immense B.Sc Chemistry scope in India and abroad.
Graduates can work in Pharmaceuticals industries, Chemical
Analysis and Synthesis, Quality Control and Quality Assurance,
Patent practice, Environmental Law, Forensic Science Lab,
Plastic companies, Fertilizer producing companies, etc. B.Sc
chemistry graduates can also opt for government jobs.
After completing B.Sc in chemistry, students can also go for higher studies like M.Sc or M.Tech in various subjects like Theoretical chemistry, Biochemistry, Molecular chemistry, Drug chemistry, Medicinal chemistry, Analytical chemistry, Oil and Pant technology etc. After completing Masters they can also go for research or PhD.
Department of Chemistry
Gokhale Memorial Girls' College
1/1, Harish Mukherjee Road
Kolkata - 700020
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