Bachelor of Science (Honors) [B.Sc. (Hons.)] (Chemistry)

Programme Overview

Duration: 3 Years | Programme Code: 020210

B. Sc. (Hons.) Chemistry programme endeavors to instill in students with a sound background in all aspects of chemistry, as well as comprehensive training in practical chemistry by fostering a creative spirit to help them fulfill their potential, to become creative chemist and to become successful in a wide range of professions where logical and analytical thinking is required to carry out independent projects.

Programme Educational Objectives

  • The graduates will become successful professionals by demonstrating logical and analytical thinking abilities.
  • The graduates will work and communicate effectively in inter-disciplinary environment, either independently or in a team, and demonstrate leadership qualities.
  • The graduates will engage in life-long learning and professional development through self-study, continuing education or professional and doctoral level studies.

Programme Outcomes

Upon completion of the B.Sc. (Hons.) Chemistry programme, students will be able to:

  • Describe and apply the basic principles of chemistry and to carry out practical techniques important in chemical analysis.
  • Create and evaluate hypotheses, theories, methods and evidence within their proper contexts.
  • Solve complex problems by critical understanding, analysis and synthesis.
  • Demonstrate engagement with current research and developments in the subject.
  • Select, interpret and critically evaluate information from a range of sources that include books, scientific reports, journals, case studies and the internet.
  • Develop proficiency in the analysis of complex chemistry problems and the use of mathematical or other appropriate techniques to solve them.
  • Demonstrate skills in the use of computers for control, data acquisition, and data analysis in experimental investigations.
  • Provide a systematic understanding of core chemistry concepts, principles and theories along with their applications.
  • Function on multidisciplinary teams by working cooperatively, creatively and responsibly as a member of a team.
  • Communicate effectively by oral, written, computing and graphical means.
  • Recognize the need to engage in lifelong learning through continuing education and research.

Some of the Major Areas that will be Covered

Advance level courses in Chemistry and general courses in Mathematics / Physics / Computer Science.