Department of chemistry GPGC Mansehra was established in 2011. Initially the department was started with four teacher and thirteen students with limited resources. With the passage of time the department grew in all dimensions. Now chemistry department is one of the largest and most developed department of the college having high qualified MS/PhD experienced and well reputed faculty.
The department provides an ideal environment to the student in almost all the fields of contemporary chemistry. Department started with specialization in organic chemistry, and now chemistry department of GPGC Mansehra is the only department among colleges of KPK offering specialization in Analytical chemistry.
At present department is running with a total strength of 110 students in different semester. Apart from teaching, practical, research is a very significant part of academic activities of this department. Presently department has successfully completed the two BS batches and the students completing their BS education are serving in many sectors of country like education, industry etc. and many of them got admissions MS & PhD in well reputed universities of Pakistan.
In short department has fulfilled the requirements of locals belonging to less develop areas as per HEC policy.