Masters

MSc Programme 

The department offers MSc programme since 2015-16 session. The students are admitted through Joint Admission Test for MSc (JAM). Students interested in this program can find more information about eligibility requirements and application procedure through JAM website. Students joining this program will receive M. Sc. degree after successfully completing degree requirements in two years. After M. Sc., students will be encouraged to join the PhD program, provided they meet the eligibility criteria.

The MSc Coordinator for the chemistry department is Dr. Indranil Chatterjee.   

Program Structure

I Semester (Core)

S No    

Course No

Title

L-T-P

Credits

1

CY411

Concise Inorganic Chemistry

3-0-0

 3

2

CY412

Concise Organic Chemistry

3-0-0

 3

3

CY414

CY415

An Introduction to Biochemistry or 

Numerical Methods for Chemists

3-0-0

 3

4

CY416

Reaction Rates and Chemical Thermodynamics

3-0-0

 3

 5

CY417 

Quantum Chemistry and Group Theory                 

    3-0-0    

 3

5

CY401

Practical - 1

0-0-6

 3

6

CY402

Practical - 2

0-0-6

       3      

Total credits: 21

Students have to credit either CY414 or CY415. The other course can be taken as audit. 

II Semester (Core)

S No  

Course No

Title

L-T-P

Credits 

1

CY421

Advanced Organic Chemistry

3-0-0

3

2

CY422

Coordination Chemistry

3-0-0

3

3

CY423

Solid State Chemistry

3-0-0

3

4

CY424

Electrochemistry and Statistical Thermodynamics

3-0-0

3

5

CY425

Interpretative Molecular Spectroscopy

3-0-0

3

6

CY403

Practical - 3

0-0-6

3

7

     CY404     

Practical - 4

         0-0-6                        

3

Total credits: 21

III Semester (Core)

S No

Course No   

Title    

L-T-P

Credits 

1

CY511

Instrumentation Analysis

3-0-0

3

2

CY512

Bioorganic Chemistry

3-0-0

3

3

CY513

Polymer Chemistry

3-0-0

3

4

CY514

Environmental Chemistry

3-0-0

3

5

CY530

Project - I

0-0-14

7

Total credits: 19

Dissertation with presentation for Project - I

IV Semester (Core and Electives)

S No

Course No

Title

L-T-P

Credits

 

 

 Core

 

 

1

CY500

 Seminar

 

1

2

CY540

 Project - II

0-0-24

12

 

 

 Electives

 

 

3

CY604

Electronic Structure Calculations

2-0-2

3

4

CY605

Quantum Molecular Reaction Dynamics

3-0-0

3

5

CY611

Advances in Catalysis

3-0-0

3

6

CY612

Molecular Recognition

3-0-0

3

7

CY613

The Chemistry of Metal Carbon Bond

3-0-0

3

8

CY621

Advanced Quantum Chemistry

3-0-0

3

9

CY622

Applied Electrochemistry

3-0-0

3

10

CY623

Heterogeneous Catalysis and Interfacial Phenomena

3-0-0

3

11

CY624

Chemistry of Natural Products

3-0-0

3

12

CY625

Inorganic Material Chemistry

3-0-0

3

13

CY626

Synthetic Organic Chemistry

3-0-0

3


Minimum credits: 19

Students must opt for Elective courses including open for a minimum of 6 credits 

Minimum CGPA to qualify for MSc degree: 5.0

 

Program

I Sem

II Sem    

III Sem

IV Sem

MSc 

21

21

19

19