Basic Science


About The Department

The Basic Science department has well professionally qualified, experienced and skilled staff. The department is considerably achieving good results. The department aims at to impart value based education through teaching fundamentals with practical approach to meet the current societal requirements. We educate the students with the capacity to solve the real world problems that leads to the economical and technological transformation of the country. The Basic Science department is committed to continuously improving the quality of education by enhancing the knowledge of students.

Vision :

The department aims at striving hard, incorporating innovative methods in teaching and letting them know the real world applications.

Mission :

  • Enabling the students to face the fast changing world and technology.
  • Imparting quality education in various domains like physics, chemistry, mathematics, etc.
  • Creating an inspired atmosphere through teaching and teaching aids.
  • To providing the students a strong foundation through course and hence helping to adapt themselves to the need of industries, research and higher education.




The Basic Science department is supported with necessary infrastructure consisting of spacious classrooms and well equipped laboratories to support the university syllabus requirements. The department is supported with eight classrooms along with two laboratories. 



Department of Physics
Room No.A-112L
Area: 170sqmt

Objective : Demonstrate the ability to carry out experimental protocols using modern instrumentation and methods. Utilize critical thinking skills to apply concept knowledge and adapt experimental techniques

Major Equipments

  • Transistor characteristics (4 Nos.),
  • Zener diode characteristics (4 Nos.),
  • Black Box Experiment (4 Nos.),
  • Torsional pendulum (4 Nos.),
  • Newton’s ring (4 Nos.),
  • Laser Diffraction grating (4 Nos.),
  • Fermi energy of a copper wire (4 Nos.),
  • Series and Parallel Resonance circuits (4 Nos.), Stefan- Boltzman’s law (4 Nos.),
  • Dielecteric constant of a capacitor (4 Nos.), Uniform Bending (4 Nos.),
  • Photo diode characteristics (4Nos.).

Minor Equipments

  • Voltmeter (AC/DC), current meter, resistors, capacitors, mercury vapour lamp, plano convex lens, multimeter, screw guage, vernier calipers




Department of chemistry
Room No.A-012L 
Area: 170sqmt

Objective : General familiarity with the following areas in  chemistry: analytical , inorganic, organic and  physical. The ability to work effectively and safely in teams as well as independently in a laboratory environment.

Major equipments :

  • Digital Potentiometer with dual channel (3 Nos.), Digital Conductivity meter complete (3 Nos.),
  • Digital Photoelectric Colorimeter with 8 filters (2 Nos.),
  • Digital pH meters with combined electrodes (3 Nos.), UV -Visible Spectrophotometer- 117 (1 No.),
  • Flame photometer (1 No.),
  • Hot air oven (1 No.),
  • Digital Electronic Balance (Sartorius) (1 No.),
  • Digital Electronic Balance (citizen) (1 No.),
  • Hot plate (1 No.),
  • Distillation plant (1 No.),
  • Magnetic stirrer (6 Nos.).

Minor equipment :

  • Hot air drier, Combined Glass Electrode, Calomel Electrode, Platinum Electrode, Weston Cadmium cell, Dial type Balance

 Class Rooms


B-001 (84


B-002 (84


B-004 (84


B-101 (84


B-102 (84


B-103 (84


B-104 (84


B-105 (84

The classrooms are supported with Digital Light Projectors (DLP’s) & white board projection, glass board, with Seating Capacity : 75

Tutorial Room : 


B-106 (43

The Tutorial Room is supported with green glass board and the seating arrangement for 50 students.

Physics: HOD’s Chamber :


A-112H (

Physics: Staff Room :


A-112FR (

Physics: Department Office :


A-112DO (14

Chemistry : HOD’s Chamber :


A-012H (12

Chemistry : Staff Room :


A-012FR (15

Chemistry : Department Office :


A-012DO (20

Mathematics : HOD’s Chamber :


B-003H (12

Mathematics : Staff Room :


B-003FR (42


Departmental Achievements 

Sl. No.

Title of the event

Resource Person




Industrial Visit to CIPET, Mysuru


3rd May 2017


A Special Talk “NMR: Instrumentation and Applications"

Dr. Bettadaiah B K, Senior Scientist, Department  of Spice and Flavour Science, CSIR-Central Food Technological Research Institute (CFTRI), Mysuru

22nd April 2017


A Special talk on “Hybrid Technology in Automobile Industry”

Mr. H V Nagendra, Manager, Product Design & Development Division, Toyota Kirloskar Motor, Bengaluru

22nd April 2017


The Inter Collegiate Competition – 2017

Dr. D V Gopinath,
Former Director, Health Safety & Environment Group, Bhabha Atomic Research Centre (BARC), Mysuru.

Dr. Anil Kumar K,
Technical Officer, Department of Spice and Flavor Science, CFTRI, Mysuru.

Dr. D S Raju,
Associate Professor,
Department of Mathematics, NIEIT, Mysuru.

19th April 2017


A Special talk on “Dangers of Junk food & Secrets of Junk Food Industries”

Master Abhigya Anand

3rd April 2017


 A Special talk on “An Overview of Engineering Mathematics” Dr. K. S. Chandrashekar, Formerly Professor, Department of Mathematics,  NIE, Mysuru  11th March 2017 


One Day Faculty Development Program on “Engineering Education at Cross Roads and Strategy for World Class Universities”  Prof. Dr. B. V. A. Rao, Formerly Professor, IIT Madras & Adjunct Professor, NIAS, Bangaluru  11th March 2017 


One day Faculty Development Programme on “Recent Trends in Science and Mathematics (RTSM-2017)” 

Dr. Pradeep G Siddeshwar, Professor, Department of Mathematics and Director of Planning, Monitoring and Evaluation Board, Bangalore University, Bengaluru.

Dr. Chandrashekara A, Officer Head, Bhabha Atomic Research Center (BARC), Mysuru.

Dr. Siddaramiah, Professor, Department of Polymer Science & Engineering, SJCE, JSS Science & Technology University, Mysuru.

11th January 2017 

Special talk on “CIPET contribution & Opportunities in Plastics” 

Mr. S Y Shirali
Director & Head
Central Institute of Plastics Engineering & Technology (CIPET), Mysuru.

2 Industrial visit BEML Mysuru

Chemistry Group students.

3 A talk on “Biofuels – Green fuels for Automobile” Dr.Ramesha D K, Associate Professor,  UVCE, Bangalore. 08.10.2016
4 Industrial visit BEML, Mysuru BEML, Mysuru, Physics Group students. 08.10.2016

Special talk on “Microbes a gate way to human health” 

Dr. Prapulla S G, 
Chief Scientist and Head, Department of Microbiology and Fermentation Technology, CSIR-CFTRI, Mysuru. 


A Special Talk on “Applications of Matrices and Vectors in Engineering”

Dr. Ravi K.M ,
Professor, Dept. of Mathematics, RVCE, Bangalore. 

7 A special talk on “Application of Mechanics in Every Walk Of Life”

Mr. Raghavendra Prasad M D Founder & Managing Director, Bhamys Group of Compaines, Mysuru.

8 Special talk on “Nano Science & Technology – Opportunity for Engineers”

Dr. M Krishna, Professor and Dean of Research, RV College of Engineering, Bengaluru

9 A Training Program on “Attitude for Success and Studying Techniques”

Dr. Guru Dakshin B S, Certified HRD Trainer, All India Management Association, New Delhi

10 Special Talk on “An Invitation To Problem Solving In Mathematics” Dr C R Pradeep, CIT, Gubbi, Tumkur (Dist) 02.04.2016 
11 Invited talk on “Recovery of Metals from Mobile phones, Batteries & Environmental Protection” Dr. Keshav A Bulbule, Prof. in Chemistry, KLE’s S Nijalingappa College, Bengaluru 27.02.2016
12 Special Talk on “Heuristic Approach To Learn Physics” Prof. Chandrashekar Academic Governing Council Member, GSSS®, Mysuru 13.02.016
13 One day National Conference on “Scientific, Computational & Information Research Trends in Engineering” (NCSCI – 2016)  Dr. S G Prapulla, Chief Scientist, MFT Department, CFTRI, Mysuru 30.01.2016


 Industrial visit  Vijayalakshmi Polymer International at Bidadi, Bengaluru  12.09. 2015
2 A Special talk on “Nuclear Energy – Application and Protection Aspects” Dr. A Chandrashekara, BARC, Mysuru. 12.09.2015
3 A talk on “Applications Of Calculus In Engineering” Prof. Raghavendra Prasad S G of RVCE Bangalore 08.08.2015
4 Inauguration of science club followed by a technical talk on “Make in India through Research-Innovation-Patent”

Dr. K Natarajan, Prof. & Head Dept of Chemistry and Director- Advanced polymer lab, R.V.College of Engineering,  Bangaluru.

5 One day Special Lecture on “Women in Science & Engineering Education” Prof. B A Patil Founder President, Think & Ink Science Foundation, Bangalore. 21.09.2013
6 Celebration of “National Year of Mathematics”

Dr. Padmavatamma, Professor (Retd), DOS in Mathematics, Manasagangotri, Mysore & Dr .K S Chandrashekar Professor( Retd) &  HOD , Department of Mathematics, NIE , Mysore



A special lecture on 150th Birth Anniversary Celebrations of Acharya Prafulla Chandra Ray  & International year of chemistry – 2011
with a theme: Our life, Our future

Prof. B A Patil Founder President, Think & Ink Science Foundation, Bengaluru.  

Departmental Achievers (even 2015 -2016)

 Physics Cycle

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Chaithra C S | SGPA: 8.67

Prakruthi S | SGPA: 8.83 Pallavi G V | SGPA: 8.83 Ramya M | SGPA: 9.00 Syeda Afreen | SGPA: 9.00

Chemistry Cycle

13120175 13120176 13120177 13120178 13120179

Divya Chatty | SGPA: 9.83

Nisha K M | SGPA: 9.83 M.Aishwarya | SGPA: 9.00 Noorien M A| SGPA: 9.00 Chandana R | SGPA: 8.67



Physics Lab Photos

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Chemistry Lab Photos

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Physics Department


Dr. Pushpalatha H L

HOD, Department Of Physics

Gsss Institute Of Engineering & Technology For Women

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Phone  :  0821-4257304  (Extn 201)




Chemistry Department

Dr. Bellappa. S.

HOD, Department of Chemistry

GSSS Institute Of Engineering & Technology For Women

K R S Road, Metagalli, Mysore - 570 016

Fax - 0821 - 2581305

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Phone  :   0821 - 4257304/05/06 (Extn 135)


Mathematics Department


Dr. A T Eswara

HOD, Department of Mathematics

GSSS Institute of Engineering & Technology For Women

KRS Road,Mysore-570016

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Phone  :  0821-4257304 (Extn 135)



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