Department of Chemistry

The Chemistry Department has an excellent team of teachers known for diligence, experience and commitment. It has four well equipped laboratories and one instrumentation room. Every academic session the Department takes the students on an educational visit to an industry. The Department holds an annual festival `Zusammen`, under the aegis of Chemistry Society which organizes intra and Inter college quiz and debating competitions. In the memory of one of the most dedicated and respected Chemistry teacher in Delhi University, who established the Chemistry Department of Zakir Husain College, the Department organizes the S.P. Suri Memorial lecture every academic session.

Courses: B.Sc. (Hons.) CHEMISTRY

Chemical Society

Convener: Mr. Ravi Kant 
Members: Ms. Leela Gautam, Dr. Jyoti Singh

The chemistry society organized various events in the session 2016-17 to enrich and encourage the academic and creative potential of the students. The society organized fresher’s and welcome in the month of August and formally started its functions with inaugural lecture by eminent Professor, Dr. Shirajuddin Ahmad from JamiaMiliaIslamia University on “Water conservation and waste disposal”.

The Society celebrated the 85th birth anniversary of Dr. A.P.J. Abdul Kalam on 5 November, 2017 and organized science exhibition and power point presentation at inter-college level.An industrial visit to Khurja pottery Industry was also organized to let students know about various industrial techniques.

We all know that communication is an effective way of learning and communication through chemistry clearly defines the word “CHEMUNICATE”. The chemistry society was formally “chemunicate”.A four days educational trip to Rajasthan was also organized by the department in the month of February, 2017.

The chemistry department organized the S.P. Suri Memorial award function to motivate students to do well in academics. This function was followed by an interactive talk by Dr. R. K. Bajaj from BIS (Bureau of Indian Standards).

The chemistry society “CHEMUNICATE” celebrated the annual fest “ZUSSAMEN” ON 29th March, 2017. The fest witnessed huge participation and great enthusiasm of all students. Various fun activities, games and treasure hunt attracted students of almost all departments of various college.

A general quiz was organized, in attempt to bring together students of all disciplines and it was quite successful.  A new event “Murder Mystery”organized for the first time, got a huge response. It really proved to be brain storming event.

Finally, we would like to say thanks to our Principal, faculties and staff for their presence in all programs of the chemistry society.

Teacher In-Charge


Dr. Rizwan Ahmad
Associate Professor