The Department of Chemistry started at IIT Bhilai in 2017. The Department of Chemistry strives to prepare its students to be creative and independent. The Department provides a conducive environment for facile academic growth both to its faculty members and students. The department currently offers Ph.D. programs and plans to offer M.Sc. programme in near future. The objective of Chemistry department is to equip students with techniques and skills so that they can be able to contribute to achieving innovative and indigenous solutions to scientific problems related to our society. The faculty members of the department are committed to quality teaching and research. At present, faculty and students are engaged in a range of dynamic research programs that include Inorganic/Organic/Physical Chemistry with the emphasis on Polymer Chemistry, Organometallic Chemistry, Homogeneous Catalysis, and Materials Chemistry.