Department of Pharmaceutical Chemistry

  • About the Department
  • Faculty Details
  • Consultancy Details

Year of Establishment: 2001

Vision and Mission:

To deliver quality education with ideas of innovation in Pharmaceutical Chemistry and to motivate the students in order to orient them both industrially and in research.


To make this department as a valuable adjunct to the progress and rise of the institution nationally

Academic activity:

  • Explaining with stereo models,
  • Integrated teaching approach,
  • Transformation from conventional to green synthetic approach by replacing hazardous chemicals

In all the Pharmaceutical Chemistry subjects, the pass percentage is more than 80%. There is a gradual progress in the final result as well as the number of distinctions.

Adjunct/Guest/Visiting faculty:

  • Dr.K.N.Pushpakumari
    General Manager, R&D
    AVT Natural Products Ltd.
    South Vazhakulam, Marampilly P.O
    Aluva – 683 107, Kerala, India

  • Prof.S.Muthusamy
    Head, School of Chemistry
    Trichy-620 024

  • Dr. M.G. Sethuraman
    Professor & Head
    Dept. of Chemistry,
    Gandhigram Deemed University

  • Dr. Kabilan
    Professor & Head
    Department of Chemistry
    Annamalai University, Chidambaram

  • Dr. Subbiah Alwarappan
    Senior Scientist
    CSIR-Central Electro Chemical Research Institute, Karaikudi.

  • Dr. S. Abraham John
    Department of Chemistry
    The Gandhigram Rural Institute

  • Dr. John Stanley
    Assistant professor
    Biosensor Research Lab
    Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham Coimbatore.

  • Dr. P. Biji
    Associate Professor
    Department of Nanotechnology
    PSG Institute of Advanced Studies

  • Dr B. Padmapriya
    Associate Professor
    Dept of Biomedical Engineering
    PSG College of Technology

  • Dr. M. Anantha Subramanian
    Professor and Head
    Department of Biotechnology
    PSG College of Technology

Research facilities (Infrastructure):

Infrastructure is available for carrying out synthesis as well as certain invitro studies. With the interdepartmental support, the research is being proceeded.

Number of PGs / Ph.D students:

2 Students


10 Publication

Seminar/Workshop/Conference organized:

S.No Seminars/Conferences/workshops organized Source of funding (National) Date
1 National symposium on Herbal Therapy in viral infections-A perspective CSIR 9th & 10th July, 2004
2 National conference on Microwaves-Application to Organic Synthesis and Natural Products CSIR 1st & 2nd, July, 2005
3 Seminar on Computer Assisted Drug Design PSGCP 15th, Feb 2006
4 Work Shop on Pharmaco-informatics Department of IT and DST 23rd & 24th , March 2007
5 National symposium on ‘Stereo Chemical Adventures in the Synthesis of Challenging Drug Molecules’ CSIR, DRDO 3rd & 4th July 2009
6 National level conference on
‘Bio analytical techniques’
DRDO 31st Nov & 1st Dec, 2011
7 Approach of Green Chemistry in Pharma, Chemical and Material Science Sectors – A Perspective DST 30th and 31st October, 2015.
8 Biosensors – A Pharmaceutical Perspective PSGCP 27th & 28th April, 2018.

Area of research

Synthesis of drug molecules, Drug design

Funds received

2.5 lakhs (last five years)

VIP visits

  • Dr. Kunal Roy
    Drug Theoretics & Cheminformatics Laboratory,
    Division of Medicinal & Pharmaceutical Chemistry,
    Department of Pharmaceutical Technology,
    Jadavpur University, Kolkata 700 032 (INDIA)

  • Dr. P. T. Perumal
    Emeritus Scientist
    Organic Chemistry Division
    CSIR- CLRI, Chennai – 600 020.




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