Institute for Excellence in Higher Education(IEHE), Bhopal
An Autonomous Institute established by Govt. of M.P.(College with Potential for Excellence Status Conferred by UGC)
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Department : Chemistry
Department Established in 1995
Brief Profile of the Department      Chemical sector of India is one of the major industries in the Indian economy. Chemical sciences (Chemistry) offer access to a wide range of careers. Chemistry is the study of substances, their makeup and applications. In fact it is the study of all materials and is vital to every aspect of our lives. Organic Chemistry, Inorganic Chemistry, Analytical chemistry and Biochemistry are the main branches of chemistry. The career options in chemistry are practically endless! However, employment options depend on how far the education, training and experience taken. Especially master’s and Ph.D. degree provides immense career opportunities in industries, research and teaching fields. A chemistry or biochemistry degree can lead to career paths in professions such as medicine, pharmacology, agriculture, chemical engineering, forensic science, etc.
Department List
S.No.NameDesignation Joining Date of IEHEEmailPhoto
1 SARITA SHRIVASTAVA Professor HOD 16/06/2015
2 DR ANITA SHINDE Professor 20/09/2013
3 JYOTI SAXENA Professor 17/06/2015
4 DR DINESH KUMAR GUPTA Professor 17/06/2015
5 DR. ANJALI ACHARYA Professor 03/09/2007
6 DR. SANDHYA TRIVEDI Professor 17/06/2015
8 DR RAM KRISHNA SHRIVASTAVA Professor 01/07/2015
9 DR. AKHILESH SHENDE Honorary 01/09/2017
10 NIDHI CHAUHAN Honorary 02/11/2017
11 SMITA NAIR Honorary 01/07/2014
12 DR. RANJEETA CHOUDHARY Honorary 01/11/2017
13 DR JYOTI RAGHUWANSHI Honorary 16/01/2018
14 DINESH KUMAR SUTRAKAR Lab Technician 18/03/2016
Courses Offered Undergraduate, Postgraduate
Facilities Provided by the Department
1 Laboratory facilities:- Well Equipped Laboratories for U.G.&P.G. Students ,Well furnished and maintained ensuring optimal utilization of infrastructure facilities.Set with modern and sophisticated instruments,Such as Photoflourimeter, UV-VIS Spectrometer, FlamePhotometer, Polarimeter, Colorimeters, Refractometer, Microscopes, Automatic Titrator, Ion Analyzer , millipore deionized water system, Sohxlet Apparatus, Kleavenger Apparatus, Kjeldahl apparatus , fume hood, water analysis kit, conductometer, potentiometer, pH meter etc.
2 Departmental Library:- Our departmental library is rich in reference books & journals.
Achievements of the Department
1 2014-15Shubhjit Aich Roy working as JRF in MPPCB Bhopal.
2 2013-14Tarun Kumar Ahirwar (BSc. Ist yr) worked on project ‘Frusta Flour’ under the scheme of Innovator Promotion Scheme of M.P. Council of Science and Technology,Bhopal.
3 2012-13 Four students of B.Sc III year got placements in ACC.
4 Arwa Hussain B.Sc IIIyear student got placement in TCS
5 Sumitra Giri (M.Sc) joined as SRF in Indian Institute of soil sciences.
6 Sumit Sharma(M.Sc) Working as Analyst in Quality Control Lab HEG Mandideep Bhopal.
Highlights of the Department
1 Well-equipped Laboratory
2 Enriched departmental Library with software related to chemistry-CHEMSKETCH, ARGUS, CHEMDRAW, DRAGON, MOLE SOFT.
3 Extension Activities
4 Our Department is well aware of its social responsibilities Vocational Training programs for the weaker section of society to familiarize them with – Preservation techniques, Candle making, Detergent & Floor cleaners manufacture, Making Soft toys, Tie & die Method, Lecture session on “Healthy food habits.”
5 Industrial visits, Guest lectures.
Future Plans of the Department
1 Proposed Courses: M. Phil. Chemistry, M.Sc. with Chemo informatics, Material Science, Nanotechnology Workshops on research oriented topics, entrepreneurship development and small scale industries. Development of Green House, Medicinal Herb Garden Projects related to Biodiversity of nearby areas and their impact on environment.
2 Inter Disciplinary Courses, Multi skill Development, Career Centric, Value added programs Disaster management –Diploma course and certificate course.
Research Activity & Achievement     
S.No.NameResearch PaperBooksMinor Research ProjectMajor Research ProjectPh.D. produced under the supervisionM.Phil. produced under the supervisionEdited BooksAttended Workshop/ ConferencesConducted Seminar/ Workshop As ConvenorAchievement
1 SARITA SHRIVASTAVA 51 0 1 1 20 0 46 8


2 DR ANITA SHINDE 21 0 2 0 1 0 25 5

1.Merit award .silver medal and Nish masoorkar memorial trophy for securing first position in B.Sc in college.

2.Best teacher award by AIWC a national level organisation.

3.Research award for contribution in research field by Research Link.

4.Best worker award by -International Conference and M.P.Science congress association.

3 JYOTI SAXENA 27 0 0 0 2 0 10 10
4 DR DINESH KUMAR GUPTA 34 3 1 0 8 0 47 1
5 DR. ANJALI ACHARYA 12 0 0 0 0 0 75 5

1 Co- ordinator forensic science diploma course

2B.O.S  Member SN GG PG  Bhopal

3 M.Sc.Dissertation internal guide.

4.Convenor Prospectus commitee.53.Conduct students exchange prog.,educational tours ,industrial visits etc.

5.Skill developments prog incharge under vivekanand creear guidence scheme.

6.Member NAAC Comm.,IQAC, Time table comm.,Earn while Learn activities.

6 DR. SANDHYA TRIVEDI 1 0 0 1 0 0 75 4
8 DR RAM KRISHNA SHRIVASTAVA 10 0 1 0 0 0 0 62 1

1. Cash Award from the Chief Minister of M.P. in the year 2012-13

2. Letter of appreciation from the Govt. of M.P. in the year 2012-13

3. Letter of appreciation from the Commissioner, Higher Education, Govt. of M.P. in the year 2006-07, 2011-12, 2014-15 and 2015-16.

4. "Teaching Excellence Award" by Indus foundation, India & USA, 2016.

5. "Best Teacher Award" by IEHE, January, 2018. 

6. Letter of appreciation from Honourable Minister, Higher Education, Govt. of M.P. in the year 2018-19.

9 DR. AKHILESH SHENDE 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
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