About Department

The Department started as Department of Chemistry in the School of Natural Science of the College of Education, Abraka in 1969. It became a unit (i.e. Chemistry unit ) in the Department of Physical Sciences, Faculty of Education, Bendel State University, Abraka Campus (1986 – 1992). It then became the Department of Chemistry in the Faculty of Sciences in Delta State University in April 1992 until the present day. The Department runs two degree programmes as well as higher degree programmes. The degree programmes are B. Sc. Chemistry and B. Sc. Industrial Chemistry. The Department also runs both M. Sc. and Ph.D. programmes in the various areas of Chemistry. The Department aims particularly at equipping students with the methodologies of Chemistry and Industrial Chemistry necessary for technological progress in our modern world. The department has well seasoned and dedicated academic and academic staff. The departmental Email address is: chemistry@delsu.edu.ng