Announcements

  • Dr Kishalay's work gets cited by BATTERY 2030+, a long-term roadmap for forward-looking battery research in Europe, prepared by the EU Horizon 2020 initiative.
  • Dr Vikrant Verma joins the department as Assistant Professor.

Why ChE @ IITH

At the department of Chemical Engineering @ IITH, we prepare the next generation chemical engineers who can solve today's socio-technical problems.

  • We offer B.Tech, M.Tech and Ph.D programs.
  • We address problems that are central to sustainability and economic growth of the country.
  • We create a reseach culture that is highly collaborative and interdisciplinary.
  • We engage our in industry sponsored projects.
  • We strive to create an environment that is challenging and enables our students to identify and pursue their professional goals.
  • We affirm our commitment to the creation, development, and organization of fundamental knowledge, and to provide technical service to the community.

Academics

The department offers the following programs

B.Tech

The admission to the program is based on rank secured in JEE advanced examination.

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M.Tech

The admission to the program is based on the rank secured in the GATE examination.

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Ph.D

Admission to the program is based in the writen test and interview conducted by the department.

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M.Tech(Sponsored)

Admission to the program is based in the writen test and interview conducted by the department.

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B.Tech

The number of seats leading to a B.Tech degree in Chemical Engineering is 35. The admission is solely based on the rank secured by the candidate in JEE advanced examination conducted by the IITs. For more about JEE advanced please click on the explore button

M.Tech

The admission to the M.Tech program is based on GATE score. The GATE papers considered for admission are CH, BT and PE. 5 seats are reserved for candidates with BT GATE score, 3 seats are reserved for candidates with PE GATE score. All candidates admitted to this program will be provided teaching assistanceship as per MHRD rules. In additiont to general M.Tech in Chemical Engineering, our department is also a participating department in the interdisciplinary M.Tech programs i) Energy Science & Technology ii) E-Waste Resources Engg iii) Polymer & Bio Systems.

Ph.D

The admission to PhD program of the department is based on written test and interview. All candidates having M.Tech degree in Chemical Engineering are elible to apply for the PhD program. Candiates with M.Sc degree must have JRF for considering their candidature for the program. The department reseves the right to decide the cut off for the written test.

M.Tech (Sponsored)

The admission to program is based on written test and interview. All candidates having B.Tech degree in Chemical Engineering are elible to apply for the sponsored program.

Careers

The department of chemical engineering is actively looking for faculty members with excellent academic background and proven research record in various frontiers of chemical engineering.

We invite applications throughout the year. If you are residing abroad we encourage you to visit the department and deliver a talk whenever you are in India. Skype request for interviews will only be considered from candidates who have visited the department in the recent past.

For any queries related to faculty position please contact the faculty search committee: fsc_che[at]iith.ac.in

For all the posts the following educational qualification and experience criteria apply

-Essential

Ph.D., with first class or equivalent B.Tech degree in Chemical Engineering with consistently good academic record throughout.

-Desirable
Assistant Professor
  • Below 35 years of age for age.
  • Candidates with at least 3 years of post-doctoral experience from a reputed university/research institute may be considered for the post of Assistant Professor.
  • Candidates with Ph.D but with less than three years of post-doctoral experience may be put on tenure track for the post of Assistant Professor (on contract).
Associate Professor
  • Below 45 years of age
  • Candidates with at least 6 years industrial / research / teaching experience of which at least 3 years should be at the level of Assistant Professor in IITs, or at an equivalent level in any such other Indian or foreign institution / institutions of comparable standards.
Professor
  • A minimum of 10 years teaching/research/professional experience of which at least 4 years should be at the level of Associate Professor in IITs, or at an equivalent level in any such other Indian or foreign institution / institutions of comparable standards.
  • The experience is counted as on date of application.
  • The candidate should have demonstrated leadership in research in a specific area of specialization in terms of guidance of M.Tech and Ph.D students, and have a strong record of sponsored research, publications in reputed journals, patents, laboratory/course development and other recognized relevant professional activities.
  • Candidates should be preferably below 55 years of age
Areas of interest for the department

Candidates having strong expertise in all traditional and emerging areas of chemical engineering especially in the following, however not limited to, are encouraged to apply

  • Process Control/Process Systems Engineering
  • Particulate Technology
  • Mineral processing
  • Separation Processes
  • Process Intensification
  • Energy Conversion and Storage
  • Colloids and Interfacial Science
  • Reaction Engineering and Catalysis
  • Biochemical and Bioprocess Engineering
  • Fluid Mechanics, Complex Fluids, CFD
  • Thermodynamics and Molecular Simulations
  • Polymer Engineering
  • Nanoscience and Nanotechnology, Advanced Functional Materials
Documents required
  • Completely filled pplication form
  • Detailed CV
  • Research statement
  • Teaching statement

Incomplete applications will not be processed. For more details on application procedure please follow "Apply Now".

JRF Position

The Department of Chemical Engineering currently has a JRF opening in the MicroReactionEngineering Lab. The last date for application is July 10. For further details please follow the explore button.

Research

Please click on faculty members to filter out their broad research areas. If you hover the mouse on the theme image, you will be able to find the list of faculty members working in that particular theme. You can find a brief description about the department's research focus on each of the following themes by clicking on the 'more details' link

  • All Faculty
  • Narasimha Mangadoddy
  • Anand Mohan
  • Balaji Iyer
  • Chadra Shekhar Sharma
  • Debapradas Shee
  • Kirti Chandra Sahu
  • Kishlay Mitra
  • Lopamudra Giri
  • Parag Pawar
  • Phanindra Jampana
  • Praveen Meduri
  • Santhosh Kumar Devarai
  • Saptarshi Majumdar
  • Satyavrata Samavedi
  • Shelaka Gupta
  • Suhanya Duraiswamy
  • Sunil Kumar Maity
  • Vinod Janardhanan
  • Vikrant Verma

Faculty members

Chandra Shekhar Sharma, Saptarshi Majumdar, Praveen Meduri, Satyavrata Samavedi

Faculty members

Kishalay Mitra, Lopamudra Giri

Faculty members

Satyavrata Samavedi, Lopamudra Giri, Balaji Iyer, Devarai Santhosh

Faculty members

Anand Mohan, Parag Pawar, Lopamudra Giri, Balaji Iyer, Kishalay Mitra

Faculty members

Narasimha Mangadoddy, Vikrant Verma

Faculty members

Vinod Janardhanan, Praveen Meduri, Chandra Shekhar Sharma, Kishalay Mitra.

Faculty members

Kirti Sahu, Anand Mohan, Narasimha Mangadoddy, Suhanya Duraiswamy, Vikrant Varma

Faculty members

Sunil K. Maity, Debaprasad Shee, Vinod Janardhanan, Shelaka Gupta.

Faculty members

Phanindra Jampana, Kishalay Mitra.

Faculty members

Balaji Iyer, Saptarshi Majumdar, Satyavrata Samavedi

Faculty members

Sunil K. Maity

Faculty members

Saptarshi Majumdar, Shelaka Gupta

Testimonials

Impressions of our students and alumni. Please click and hold on a tesimonial to stop the scrolling

Core Faculty

Dr Narasimha Mangadoddy

Associate Professor & HoD

Dr Anand Mohan

Associate Professor

Dr Balaji Iyer

Associate Professor

Dr Chandra Shekhar Sharma

Associate Professor

Dr Debaprasad Shee

Associate Professor

Dr Kirti Chandra Sahu

Professor

Dr Kishlay Mitra

Associate Professor

Dr Lopamudra Giri

Associate Professor

Dr Parag Pawar

Associate Professor

Dr Phanindra Jampana

Associate Professor

Dr Praveen Meduri

Assistant Professor

Dr Santhosh Kumar Devarai

Associate Professor

Dr Saptarshi Majumdar

Professor

Dr Satyavrata Samavedi

Assistant Professor

Dr Shelaka Gupta

Assistant Professor

Dr Suahanya Duraiswamy

Assistant Professor

Dr Sunil Kumar Maity

Professor

Dr Vinod Janardhanan

Professor

Dr Vikrant Verma

Assistant Professor

Research staff

Dr Krishna

Post Doctoral Fellow

Ms Darshna

Post Doctoral Fellow

Staff

Ms Suman Gupta

Technical Superintendent

Mr Somesh Rao Nama

Technical Superintendent

Mr Nagarjuna Ponnoli

Junior Technician

Ms Lalitha

Junior Technician

Campus Placements

The department of Chemical Engineering at IITH offers a state of the art curriculum for its students at all levels to prepare them to become leaders of tomorrow who can transform the chemical industries to solve the socio-economic problems in a sustainable manner. The core of the undergraduate curriculum is designed to build strong foundations in chemical thermodynamics, reaction kinetics, fluid mechanics, process control, and principles of mass and transfer. The department also offers a large number of electives in the areas of energy and environment, advanced materials, chemical processes and biological engineering. The advanced electives along with training on live projects prepares our students to address problems that cuts across the boundaries of conventional chemical engineering. Some of our past recruiters are listed below

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