Organic chemistry has broad applications in today's world. From pharmaceuticals, petroleum products, dyestuff, paints, plastics, cosmetics and detergents, it has numerous applications. A course in organic chemistry is thus very much career oriented and a good many well paid positions are available in this field. With more development to follow in this direction, more and more applications are likely to come up. Even the existing compounds and products are getting modified due to extensive research in the field. Organic chemistry is thus a very popular field to work and do research for most chemists.
Eligibility and course duration
The minimum qualification required is a bachelors degree in science with chemistry as one of the subjects. A good background in the basics of chemistry is essential for successful completion of the course. The course duration is for a period of two years, split into four semesters.