The main responsibilities and the objectives of the Central Department of Chemistry are as follows.
1.To produce high skilled manpower with MSc. and PhD degrees
2.To promote research activities in Chemistry and related fields.
3.To improve and upgrade the Chemistry curricula of The University of different levels in accordance to the national requirements and maintaining the international standards.
4.To conduct postdoctoral researches.
5.To promote relations with various national and international institutions concerned with Chemistry.
6.To develop relations between chemistry related governmental and n0n-governmental organizations.
7.To provide consultancy services in various areas of Chemistry.