The Department of Chemistry at St. Joseph Vaz College is dedicated to the instruction, training, and intellectual growth of undergraduate students.
To advance the intellectual, cultural, and economic condition of the state, and nation through the discovery and development of new knowledge in the field of chemistry.
• To consider the latest scientific advances and to impart new concepts in the department’s undergraduate curricula
• To develop the next generation of academic, industrial, and government laboratory chemists who will be called upon to solve new problems
• Increase the depth and breadth of outreach activities and opportunities for technology transfer from the faculty and staff to the people of the state, and nation
• Practice of Green Chemistry and facilitate interdisciplinary research