Goals & Objectives


The Department of Industrial Chemistry is to build, develop, and maintain meaningful and innovative high quality educational programs (and research programs).

To provide training to under-graduate and post-graduate students for generation of high quality publications in basic and applied research

To understand the need of industries and to work as a center of excellence in the field of education by establishing  effective, strong and fruitful linkage with industries, academic institution, professional society, R&D institutions, foreign institutions and industries

Make the students well-grounded in the principles and through knowledge of scientific techniques of industrial Chemistry.

Prepare students for professional participation in Chemical industries so as to adapt themselves to jobs which are problem solving.


  • To intensify interdisciplinary knowledge blending technical and pure science.
  • To strengthen students communication and presentation skills.
  • To promote entrepreneurship.
  • To enhance and promote research facilities benefitting to students research training and creativity.
  • To provide access and expose students to research laboratories and industries in india.
  • To reach, enlighten, explore varied educational expertise and fostering skills and global competence.
  • To get benefited by profound expertise in the region by networking with neighbouring institutes.
About the Department
  • The course is a unique amalgamation of Chemistry and Chemical Engineering, which has been recognized as a vital course by chemical industries and allied industries as well. Keeping in view the scenario of Chemical Industries in India, UGC has designed and launched a course in Industrial Chemistry at Undergraduate and Postgraduate levels.

  • The institute is pioneer in offering B.Sc. (Industrial Chemistry) course at UG level in Saurashtra and Kutch region since 1998. Moreover, the college which is awarded with UGC assistance for M.Sc. (Industrial Chemistry) under innovative program – Teaching and research in interdisciplinary and emerging area in 2008.

  • It is a vocational technical course, specially designed to cater the needs of chemical industries.

Best Practices at Department
A.Y. Area of Consultancy Agency Remark

To 2018

Pollution Control Assessment Gujarat Pollution Control Board (GPCB), Gandhinagar Three staff members are the environment auditors for schedule-1 industries.
Soil Testing


Government of Gujarat One Staff members is a coordinator.

Many needy students of UG as well as PG Industrial Chemistry are benefited.

Research paper selected as a KEY PAPER entitled “Implementation of Green

Technology: Some Selected Industrial Case Studies” in the e-proceedings of 28th

National Convention of Chemical Engineers & 2 Day National Seminar on “Green

Technology and Environmental Sustainability at Ahmedabad Organized by The

Institution of Engineers (India) Gujarat State Centre, 07-08Sept, 2012 .

A.Y. Name of Faculty/Student Detail of  Awards/ Recognitions Organization
2016 Ravi S. Tank Awarded Research Output-Faculty Atmiya Group of Institution
2014 Awarded Research Output-Faculty Atmiya Group of Institution
2013 Awarded Best Research Paper International Journal of Textile and

Fashion Technology (IJTFT)

2012 Research paper selected as a KEY PAPER National Convention of Chemical Engineers,

Institution of Engineers (India) Gujarat State Centre

2008 Co-ordinator (Head)

Environmental Audit Cell

Schedule-I Auditor

Shree M. & N. Virani Science College

GPCB Gandhinagar
2008 Associate Member


The Institute of Engineers (India)
2008 Board of Studies

Industrial Chemistry


Saurashtra University
2006 Board of Examination

Industrial Chemistry


Saurashtra University
2011 - 2018 Mr. Viral H Karia Membership of Environment Audit Cell – Schedule I Auditor GPCB
2015 Dr. Mahesh Savant


Best Researcher Award- Faculty Atmiya Group of Institution
2011 Erasmus Mundus Europe Asia Postdoctoral fellowship Europe
  Dr. M. L. Savaliya
2013 Ph.D. Research fellowship by Technical Education Quality Improvement Programme (TEQIP), Phase-II, World Bank (For July 2013 to December 2014). (TEQIP), Phase-II, World Bank
2015 Ph.D. Research fellowship by Ministry of human Resource Development (MHRD), New Delhi under Full time Institute Research Scholar (FIR) category (from Jan. 2015 to 01.06.2017). (MHRD), New Delhi, INDIA.
Department Highlights / Exclusive


Empowering graduates to become leading future technocrats with innovation, research and spirituality having a solid foundation of pure sciences in conjunction with applied sciences to serve the global needs.


IC dept is passionate and committed to:

- To divulge the students the contemporary state of knowledge and to imbibe ethos of technocrat in rapidly emergent field of science & technology by building the foundation on fundamental sciences.

- Provide outstanding undergraduate and graduate Industrial chemistry degree programs with excellent technical and leadership skills, integrity, and social responsibility.

-Be recognized internationally as a leader in research and industrial science, creating novel and sustainable solutions to serve public interests and to address global challenges in areas such as health, energy, and environment.

-Provide rigorous and contemporary curriculum that is responsive to future developments, reflecting the interdisciplinary nature and diversity of the industrial need, thus enabling students to become successful industrialist, entrepreneurs, academicians and leaders.

Year No. of M.Sc. IC Students Placed


ON-Campus OFF-Campus
2011 10 Almost 100% placement after completion of the program.
2012 12
2013 17
2014 35
2015 10
2016 15
2017 25