About the Course
The full-time Course on M.Sc.(Chemistry) offers essential aspects of chemical sciences viz. Physical, Organic, Inorganic, Analytical, Nuclear Chemistry, Spectroscopy, and Biochemistry. In addition, exposure to chemistry related to interdisciplinary areas is also covered. Tuning the students with the knowledge and know how on practical training and project training extending to research are the other essential components of the course. The total credit for the course is 93. The evaluation of the course comprises Continuous Internal Assessment (50%) and End-Semester Examination (50%). The students after completion of the course will have a good understanding on the applications of Chemistry in day-to-day life which will enable them to face the challenges of the current industrial needs.
Career Prospects of the Course
Depending on the choice of profile and specialization track, there is a constant look out for talent by the Organizations and companies in the chemical sector.
As a researcher:
Research positions are available with institutions and industries for those who have a flair for innovative ideas.
As a Consultant:
These are often posts in the chemicals industry, with inspection services or consultancy firms, where there is an emphasis on management and/or policy aspects and where communication with professionals from different backgrounds is an important skill.
As an Academician:
Students who opt for the education profile often can find work as teachers. They can also find an opportunity to become a science journalist or an education officer at a publishing house or museum.