Head of the Department
Dr. K. Kannan

Programmes Offered
M.Tech Chemical Engineering

To be a centre of excellence for development and dissemination of knowledge in Chemical Engineering for the Nation and beyond


Department of Chemical Engineering is committed to

  • Impart knowledge to students at all levels through a vibrant, dynamic and state of the art intellectual delivery to ensure the creation of a complete Chemical Engineer with a high sense of social responsibility and professional ethics
  • Synergize the efforts of the students and faculty to evolve innovative engineering practices and teaching methodologies
  • Generate an environment of continuous learning and research
Programme Educational Objectives
Programme Outcomes

Graduate of Chemical Engineering program will:

  • Exhibit professional competency in design and development of chemical products, Processes and equipment in chemical and allied industries.
  • Perform research and development work by utilizing the experimental skills. Mathematical tools and applied software and simulation practices.

  • Demonstrate interpersonal skills and leadership qualities and contribute to solution of multidisciplinary problems
  • Contribute to national and global economic growth through continuous education and by following socially responsible practices

Graduates of Chemical Engineering will:


Engineering knowledge: Apply the knowledge of mathematics, science, engineering fundamentals, and an engineering specialization to the solution of complex engineering problems.


Problem analysis: Identify, formulate, review research literature, and analyze complex engineering problems reaching substantiated conclusions using first principles of mathematics, natural sciences, and engineering sciences.


Design/development of solutions: Design solutions for complex engineering problems and design system components or processes that meet the specified needs with appropriate consideration for the public health and safety, and the cultural, societal, and environmental considerations.


Conduct investigations of complex problems: Use research-based knowledge and research methods including design of experiments, analysis and interpretation of data, and synthesis of the information to provide valid conclusions.


Modern tool usage: Create, select, and apply appropriate techniques, resources, and modern engineering and IT tools including prediction and modeling to complex engineering activities with an understanding of the limitations.


The engineer and society: Apply reasoning informed by the contextual knowledge to assess societal, health, safety, legal and cultural issues and the consequent responsibilities relevant to the professional engineering practice.


Environment and sustainability: Understand the impact of the professional engineering solutions in societal and environmental contexts, and demonstrate the knowledge of, and need for sustainable development.


Ethics: Apply ethical principles and commit to professional ethics and responsibilities and norms of the engineering practice.


Individual and team work: Function effectively as an individual, and as a member or leader in diverse teams, and in multidisciplinary settings.


Communication: Communicate effectively on complex engineering activities with the engineering community and with society at large, such as, being able to comprehend and write effective reports and design documentation, make effective presentations, and give and receive clear instructions.


Project management and finance: Demonstrate knowledge and understanding of the engineering and management principles and apply these to one’s own work, as a member and leader in a team, to manage projects and in multidisciplinary environments.


Life-long learning: Recognize the need for, and have the preparation and ability to engage in independent and life-long learning in the broadest context of technological change.


Engineering Graduates will be able to:


Essentials of Chemical Engineering: Correlate theoretical concepts with real time experimental and field data through application of process simulation and analytical techniques


Chemical Process Design and Development: Develop cutting edge chemical processes, equipment and products for the benefit of the human kind using innovative research and development skills and continuous learning efforts