Dr. M. S. Dharmaprakash

Professor and Head - Chemistry Department

About Department

The chemistry department is one of the oldest departments of B.M.S. College of Engineering and was established in the year 1946. The department offers Engineering Chemistry for I/II sem B. E. and Materials Chemistry and Applications courses for III sem B. E. students in Chemical Engineering. In addition to regular core courses department is also offering four Institutional elective courses for VII & VIII semester B. E. students. The department has well qualified, experienced and highly motivated faculty members. The department is a recognized research center by Visvesvaraya Technological University (VTU) since 2011. Apart from regular teaching, the faculties are involved in research and consultancy activities. Many faculties are recognized as research supervisors at VTU and Mangalore University. The department is running several externally funded projects from DST-SERB and VGST with more than one crore research grant money. Moreover, faculties have published many research papers in reputed peer-reviewed journals as well as presented their work in several national and international conferences. One of the faculty has written a book for UG students.


Preparing professionals who provide leadership and exemplary educational and related services to improve the lives of individuals in the changing and complex global society.


To prepare outstanding educators, scholars and researchers and to advance the profession of education through research on science and art of teaching and learning.