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
President: Mr. Ravi Kant
Member: Dr. Jyoti Tyagi, Dr. Prerna Singh, Ms. Leelavati, Ms. Mamta Bai
The annual invited lecture was delivered by Dr. S.C. Mittal, Executive Director, Premier Forensic Labs and Research, New Delhi on the “Role of Forensic Science in Solving White Collar Crimes: Forensic Document Examination.” The society organized a general science quiz to popularize science to students of all disciplines and streams. It was a successful event that witnessed participation of more than 30 teams from across various disciplines. The annual intercollegiate chemistry fest-Zusammen– was organized on 23rd February, 2016. Various competitions such as scientific paper presentation, group discussion, general science quiz etc were organized in the fest. To give our students a sense of the rich history of our college, the society organized a Heritage Walk to the old campus of our college at Ajmeri Gate on 16th March, 2016. Chemophile, the wall magazine of the society, was renamed as Wissen Fenster.
Dr. Sulekh Chandra