MSCCHEM : Master of Science(Chemistry)

Programme Type DEGREE
Mode Open Distance Learning
School School of Sciences
Duration 2 Years
Medium ENGLISH
Specialization Chemistry
Description

The MSc (Chemistry) programme is designed and developed by experts spread across the country and is pitched at a level at par with any central University.It provides a strong foundation of fundamental and advanced aspects of chemistry and their applications in industry and research. It addresses the desire and demand of many students of the BSc/BSc (Hons. / Major) in Chemistry looking for job prospects in teaching / research / industry and R&D labs. In addition, the programme would also help many in-service people to upgrade their qualifications for mobility in their career. This includes thousands of the TGTs in the Schools spread across the country, who can improve their qualifications by earning a credible master’s degree in chemistry and become eligible for the post of a PGT.

                                                                                           

The broad objectives of the programme are as under:

  • Provide an opportunity for higher education in Chemistry.
  • Provide an opportunity to the learners to upgrade their qualifications.
  • Provide the opportunities to the learner in building / upgrading their careers in teaching /research and industry.

More information about the Programme is available at:

http://www.ignou.ac.in/ignou/aboutignou/school/sos/programmes/detail/837/2 

Eligibility

Graduates with B.Sc. (Major/Honours) Degree in Chemistry from a recognised university, OR
Graduates with a B.Sc. Degree (or equivalent) from a recognised university with
Chemistry as one of the three science subjects with equal weightage,

OR 
Graduates with a B.Sc. Degree from an Open University with a minimum of 20 Credits of Chemistry courses

Fee Structure

Rs. 20,200/- per annum plus Registration/Development fee as applicable

Programme Coordinator Prof. Sanjiv Kumar and Prof. Kamalika Banerjee, School of Sciences. Emails: sanjiv_sos@ignou.ac.in, kamalika@ignou.ac.in. Phones: 011-29572823, 29572841

Course Details


Course Code

Title of the Course

Type of  Course

Course Credits

Semester I

MCH-011

Inorganic Chemistry -I

Theory

04

MCH-012

Organic Chemistry-I

Theory

04

MCH-013

General Physical Chemistry

Theory

04

MCH-014

Mathematics for Chemists

Theory

02

MCH-015

Biology for Chemists

Theory

02

MCHL-011

Chemistry Lab-I

Lab

02

MCHL-012

Chemistry Lab-II

Lab

02

MCHL-013

Chemistry Lab-III

Lab

02

Semester II

MCH-016

Inorganic Chemistry -II

Theory

04

MCH-017

Organic Chemistry-II

Theory

04

MCH-018

Quantum Chemistry and group theory

Theory

04

MCH-019

Green Chemistry

Theory

02

MCHL-014

Chemistry Lab-IV

Lab

02

MCHL-015

Chemistry Lab-V

Lab

02

MCHL-016

Chemistry Lab-VI

Lab

02

Semester III

MCH-020

Atomic and Molecular spectroscopy

Theory

04

MCH-021

Chemistry of Materials

Theory

04

MCH-022

Separation and  Spectroscopic Methods

Theory

04

MCHL-017

Separation and  Spectroscopic Methods Lab

Lab

02

MCH-023

Environmental Chemistry

Theory

04

MCHL-018

Environmental Chemistry Lab.

Lab

02

Semester IV

MCH-024

Introduction to research

Theory

02

MCH-025

Electroanalytical and Other analytical methods

Theory

04

MCHL-019

Electroanalytical and Other analytical methods Lab

Lab

02

MCHE-011

Elective- I: Applications of spectroscopy to Inorganic &Bioinorganic molecules

Elective

04

MCHE-012

Elective- II: Spectroscopic Identification of Organic Compounds

Elective

04

MCHE-013

Elective- III: Supramolecular Chemistry

Elective

04

MCHE-014

Elective – IV: Primary and Secondary Metabolites

Elective

04

MCHE-015

Elective – V: Advanced Kinetics and Electrochemistry

Elective

04

Regional & Study Centre Details

Regional Centre Study Centre
HYDERABAD 01152: Nizam College (01152)
SHIMLA 1104: GOVERNMENT DEGREE COLLEGE (1104)
PORT BLAIR 0201: JNR MAHAVIDYALALA (201)
BHUBANESHWAR 2100: IGNOU REGIONAL CENTRE BHUBANESHWAR LSC Code 2100
BHUBANESHWAR 2141: KENDRAPADA COLLEGE (2141)
RANCHI 0503: P.K. ROY MEMORIAL COLLEGE, DHANBAD (503)
NAGPUR 36009P: INSTITUTE OF SCIENCE R T ROAD CIVIL LINE NAGPUR MAHARASHTRA
NOIDA 2799: D.N. (PG) COLLEGE MEERUT (2799)
NOIDA 2728: MEERUT COLLEGE MEERUT (2728)
GUWAHATI 0408: HANDIQUE GIRLS COLLEGE (408)
TRIVANDRUM 1441: MAR IVANIOS INSTITUTE OF ADVANCE STUDIES (1441)
MADURAI 43087: Central University of Tamil Nadu
VARANASI 48048: HARISH CHANDRA P.G. COLLEGE MAIDAGIN VARANASI (48048)
VARANASI 2708: UDAI PRATAP AUTONOMOUS COLLEGE, VARANASI (2708)
PATNA 0529: ANUGRAH NARAYAN COLLEGE (529)
PATNA 0511: GAYA COLLEGE (511)
JODHPUR 2362: GOVT. P.G. COLLEGE (BOYS) (2362)
ANGUL 2103: GOVT COLLEGE ROURKELA