The first stone to graduation in Pharma Chemistry was led in the year 1992 with efforts of Dr. K.K. Chaturvedi. Department got separate identity in year 1999-2000. The first session was started with the strength of 120 students. Dr. Maya Rani Jain headed the department as first HOD in 2000-01. In July 2007 department shifted to red building (Mathematics wing) and A separate lab was allotted for UG named as Charak lab. In 2008 the Department send proposal to M.P. Higher Education to start PG in Pharmaceutical Chemistry. A separate lab was allotted for PG named as Dhanvantari lab.
In 2010-11 department got permission from M.P. Higher Education Bhopal and affiliation from DAVV to start PG in pharmaceutical chemistry vide order no. 2012/77/ AUISHi/YO/10.06.2010.
Since than the Department is successfully running UG & PG courses with appreciable no. of students.