The Department of Chemistry is the biggest in the college and handles the largest number of students. The Department has its major strength in inspirational teaching through innovative teaching methods, igniting students' minds. The Department has the knack of being able to enthuse students towards chemistry and reaches out to even weaker students who are groomed to shine by the time they complete their graduation. Through its various activities like Honour's program, Research projects and active support to Xavier's Association of Chemistry which is a student-run organisation promoting the popularisation of Chemistry and holistic growth of students.