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Smt.Kasturbai Walchand College Sangli.

College With Potential For Excellence

Admission 2017-2018
For B.A.-I, B.Sc.-I, B.Sc.Biotech -I, B.Sc.-(Computer Science)-I, B.C.S.-I, And M.A.-I.
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Walk In Interview 2017-18
For the post of Grantable CHB basis as well as Full time Non-Grantable Contract Basis for B.A. and B.Sc. course dated on 13/07/2017
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Department of Chemistry


Department of Chemistry was established in 1960 under the guidance of. Prof. A. V. Walvekar, (Head of the dept). Next head was Prof. B. N. Kulkarni, who later on worked as In-charge Vice- Chancellor of Shivaji University, Kolhapur. Since 1999 dept. has been shifted in well furnished new building. Every year more than 50 students secured B.Sc. Chemistry degree. These alumni are well established in various fields such as chemical industry, academics, administration, business etc.

Dept. Information

Our department has well equipped four laboratories, including research laboratory. These are enriched with sophisticated & advanced instruments like Double beam spectrophotometer, flame photometer, muffle furnace, magnetic stirrers etc. At present five permanent, ten C.H.B. faculty members and eight non-teaching staff are working in the department.

Highlights of Dept.

Faculty members of dept. are engaged in research activity. One minor research project is completed while three projects are ongoing. Various research papers are published in National, international conferences and journals. Department run COC in ‘Seed, Water and Soil Testing.’ We have celebrated International year of chemistry IYC-2011 by organizing various programmes like invited talks of eminent scientists, seminars, Farmers Meet, Chem-quiz competition, exhibition on food adulteration etc. We have conducted state level seminar on “Emerging trends in chemistry through green approach, ETCTGA-2013” and one day workshop on “Importance of Water, Soil and Seed in day to day life.”

Faculty Members :

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Assi.Prof & Head R.V.Kupwade

Assi.Prof. M.C.Naik

Assi.Prof. Dr.O.T.Sangule


Assi.Prof. S.V.Nipane

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