Objectives

B.Sc. Chemistry

  1. To provide a basic  knowledge of various chemical phenomena including the recent developments in Chemistry.
  2. To instill in the students the confidence  to do independent laboratory work.
  3. To ensure a fair  knowledge of applications in Chemistry.
  4. To enable the students to get employed in the emerging fields.

M.Sc. Chemistry

  1. To provide adequate knowledge of various chemical phenomena including the recent developments in Chemistry.
  2. To instill the confidence in the students to do independent research work.
  3. To ensure an excellent knowledge of applications in Chemistry.
  4. To enable the students to get employed in the emerging fields of environmental chemistry, food preservation techniques and also in other thrust fields of chemistry.

M.Phil. Chemistry

  1. To provide in-depth knowledge of various chemical phenomena including the recent developments in the field of Chemistry.
  2. To instill in the students the confidence to do independent research work.
  3. To ensure the mastery over the applications of Chemistry.
  4. To get prepared for various competitive examinations such as CSIR, GATE, NET etc.

Conducted Seminars / Workshops
SI.No
Programme
Date
1
PG & Research Department of Chemistry organized Inter-Collegiate Chem - Talent Show "PG - CHEM GOLD - 2018", Convener: Dr. R. Boominathan, Head, Assc. Prof. of Chemistry.
24-02-2018
2
Department of Chemistry organized Guest Lecture on "Introduction to NMR and 2D-NMR" Resource Person: Prof. S. Muthusubramanian, CSIR Emeritus Scientist, School of Chemistry, Madurai Kamaraj University, Madurai.
13-02-2018
3
Ph.D. Viva Voce candidate Mr.R. Paulpandiyan, Guide: Dr.N. Raman, Assc. Prof. of Chemistry, VHNSN College, External Examiner: Prof. P. Manisankar, Vice-Chancellor, Bharathidasan University, Tiruchirappalli, Venue: VHNSN College.
25-01-2018
4
Department of Chemistry organized Guest Lecture on "Tackling the Challenges in Academia and Chemical Industries", Resource Person: Dr. G. Rajendran, Process Technology Consultant Enviro Tech Chemical Services Houston, Texas, USA.
24-01-2018
5
Department of Chemistry organized Guest Lecture Programme on "Recovery of Carbon from Recycled Tyre Rubber for Energy Storage Applications" Resource Person: Dr.M.Paranthaman, Distinguished Corporate Fellow & Group Leader, Chemical Sciences Division, Oak Ridge National Laboratory, TN 37831, USA.
29-12-2017
6
Ph.D. Viva Voce candidate Mrs. J. Sherin, Guide Dr.S. Karuthapandian, Dept. of Chemistry, VHNSN College, External Examiner: Dr. S. Anandan, National Institute of Technology, Tiruchirapalli, Venue: VHNSN College.
27-10-2017
7
Ph.D. Viva Voce candidate Mr.P.Santharaman, Guide Dr.C.Karunakaran, VHNSN College, Virudhunagar, External Examiner: Dr.Srigiridhar Kotamraju, CSIR Indian Institute of Chemical Technology, Hyderabad, Venue: VHNSN College.
7-08-2017
8
Ph.D. Viva Voce candidate Mrs. T. Shanmugaprabha, Assistant Professor of Microbiology, Guide Dr.P. Sami, VHNSN College, Virudhunagar, External Examiner: Dr.T.Jeyakumar, Annamalai University, Chidambaram, Venue: VHNSN College.
3-08-2017
9
Department of Chemistry organized Indian Council of Medical Research sponsored Two day National Level Conference "Recent Developments in the Applications of Transition Metal Complexes in Bioinorganic and Medicinal Chemistry (RATMCBMC-2017)" on 14.07.2017 & 15.07.2107.
14-07-2017
10
Department of Chemistry organized Science and Engineering Research Board (SERB) sponsored Two day National Seminar "FRONTIER AREAS IN CHEMICAL SCIENCES (FACS-2017)" on 22.06.2017 & 23.06.2017.
22-06-2017
11
Ph.D. Viva Voce candidate Mr.P. Senthil Kumar, Guide Dr.S.Karuthapandian, Department of Chemistry, VHNSN College, External Examiner: Dr.R.Karvembu, National Institute of Technology, Tiruchirapalli, Venue: VHNSN College.
10-05-2017
12
Ph.D. Viva Voce candidate Mr.V.Muniyandi, Guide Dr.N.Raman, Department of Chemistry, VHNSN College, External Examiner: Dr.P.Manisankar, Alagappa University, Karaikudi, Venue: VHNSN College.
24-02-2017
13
Department of Chemistry organized Guest Lecture Programme, Lecture 1: Dr.R.Ranjith Kumar, Department of Organic Chemistry, MKU, Madurai 2, Lecturer - 2: Basic Concepts and Fabrication of Solar Cells, Resource Person: Dr.M.Jayanthinath, Department of Material Science, MKU, Madurai.
18-02-2017
14
Department of Chemistry organized ACT sponsored One day National Seminar on Recent Advances in Bioinorganic and Medicinal Chemistry (RABAMCHEM-2017) (On the Eve of PG Golden Jubilee Celebrations).
15-02-2017
15
Department of Chemistry organized UGC Sponsored National Seminar on Recent Advances in Chemical Research (RACR-2017), organizing secretary: Dr.E.Jayabharathi, on 24-01-2017 and 25-01-2017.
24-01-2017
16
Ph.D. Viva Voce candidate Mr.G.Muneeswaran, Guide Dr.C. Karunakaran, Department of Chemistry, VHNSN College, External Examiner: Dr.S.Kumaresan, Manonmaniam Sundaranar University, Tirunelveli, Venue: VHNSN College.
17-11-2016
17
Ph.D. Viva Voce candidate Mr.M.Balamurugan, Guide Dr.C. Karunakaran, Department of Chemistry, VHNSN College, External Examiner: Dr.B.Viswanathan, IIT Madras, Chennai, Venue: VHNSN College.
17-11-2016
18
Ph.D. Viva Voce candidate Mr.S.Packianathan, Guide Dr.N.Raman, Department of Chemistry, VHNSN College, Virudhunagar, External Examiner: Dr.P.Manisankar, Alagappa University, Karaikudi, Venue: VHNSN College.
23-09-2016
19
Department of Chemistry organized Guest Lecture Programme, Lecture 1: Mathematics for Quantum Chemistry, Lecture 2: Application of variation principle to simple molecules and multi electron atoms, Resource Person: V.Sivaprasad, Former Professor of Chemistry, Sree Narayana College, Kollam, Kerala.
24-08-2016
20
Ph.D. Viva Voce candidate Mr.N.Pravin, Guide Dr.N.Raman, Department of Chemistry, VHNSN College, External Examiner: Dr.V.Raj, Periyar University, Salem, Venue: VHNSN College (Autonomous), Virudhunagar.
8-08-2016
21
Department of Chemistry for the conduct of DST sponsored INSPIRE Internship-2015 Science Camp, from 01-08-2016 to 05-08-2016.
1-08-2016
22
Ph.D. Viva Voce candidate Mr.T.Arun, Guide Dr.N.Raman, Department of Chemistry, VHNSN College, External Examiner: Dr.S.Abraham John, Gandhigram Rural Institute, Gandhigram, Venue: VHNSN College (Autonomous), Virudhunagar.
10-06-2016
23
Department of Chemistry organised Guest Lecture Programme topic: Two Dimensional NMR Spectroscopy for Structure Analysis of Organic Compounds, Chief Guest: Prof.S.Muthusubramaniyan, School of Chemistry, MKU, Madurai.
22-02-2016
24
Ph.D. Viva Voce candidate Mrs.R.Mahalakshmi, Guide Dr.N.Raman, Department of Chemistry, VHNSN College, External Examiner: Dr.M.G. Sethuraman, Gandhigram Rural Institute, Gandhigram, Venue: VHNSN College (Autonomous), Virudhunagar.
19-01-2016
25
Department of Chemistry UG Association organised Guest Lecture topic: Graphene Based Photo catalytic system for the increased hydrogen fuel production via water splitting, Resource Person: Dr.S.Ganesh Babu, University of Cape Town, Cape Town, South Africa.
31-12-2015
26
Department of Chemistry organised Academy Lecture Workshop on "Emerging Trends in Chemical Sciences", Sponsored by Indian Science Academies (IAS, INSA, NASI), from 09-10-2015 to 11-10-2015.
9-10-2015
27
Ph.D. Viva Voce candidate Ms.M.Selvaganapathy, Guide Dr.N.Raman, Department of Chemistry, VHNSN College, External Examiner: Dr.K.R.Sankaran, Annamalai University, Annamalai Nagar, Venue: Chemistry Conference Hall, VHNSN College.
31-08-2015
28
Department of Chemistry for the conduct of DST sponsored INSPIRE Internship-2015 Science Camp, from 01-08-2015 to 05-08-2015.
1-08-2015
29
Department of Chemistry organised Guest Lecture Programme-2015, topic: Recent Developments in Co-ordination Chemistry" Chief Guest: Dr.S.K.Ramalingam, MKU, Madurai.
9-07-2015
30
Ph.D. Viva Voce candidate Mr.T.Madasamy, Guide Dr.C.Karunakaran, Department of Chemistry, Co-Guide: Dr.A.Rajendran, Department of Botany, VHNSN College, External Examiner: Dr.Kalpana Bhargava, Scientist E, & Division Head, Peptide and Proteomics Division, DIPAS-DRDO, Delhi. Venue: VHNSN College (Autonomous), Virudhunagar.
18-08-2014
31
Ph.D. Viva Voce candidate Mr.A.Sakthivel, Guide Dr.N.Raman, Department of Chemistry, VHNSN College, External Examiner: Dr.V.Murugesan, Anna University, Chennai. Venue: Chemistry Conference Hall, VHNSN College
9-08-2014
32
Department of Chemistry organised DST sponsored INSPIRE (Innovation in Science Pursuit for Inspired Research) - 2014 the residential Science Camp, from 02-08-2014 to 06-08-2014.
2-08-2014
33
Department of Chemistry organised UGC sponsored National Conference on Modern Trends in Chemical Sciences (MTCS-2014), on 18-07-2014 and 19-07-2014.
18-07-2014
Faculty members attended Seminars / Conference / Workshop / Symposium
UNIVERSITY RANKS - PG
Batch
Name
Class
University Rank
2012 T. KARTHEESWARI M.Sc. Chemistry II
2011 S. VEERALAKSHMI M.Sc. Chemistry II
2010 P. SHANTHI M.Sc. Chemistry II
2009 T. SUGANTHI M.Sc. Chemistry I
2009 S. GANESH PRABU M.Sc. Chemistry II
2007 T. KANAGALAKSHMI M.Sc. Chemistry IV
2006 T. KUMARAGURU M.Sc. Chemistry II
2005 T. PONPANDIAN M.Sc. Chemistry II
2005 C. PRAVEEN M.Sc. Chemistry IV
UNIVERSITY RANKS - UG
YEAR
NAME OF THE CANDIDATE
DEGREE
RANK
2010
D. SARMILA
B.Sc. Chemistry
II
2006
B. MARICHAMY
B.Sc. Chemistry
VI
Grants

S.No
Staff Name
Programme
Title
Funding Agencies
Amount
Period
1
Dr. N. Raman
Seminar
National level Seminar on "Frontier Areas in Chemical Sciences".
Science and Engineering Research Board, New Delhi.
1,25,000