****ASSOCIATESHIP EXAMINATION, 2014**** THEORETICAL: 10.10.2014 TO 12.10.2014. ***** *****PRACTICAL: 13th & 14Tt / 15th & 16th /17th & 18th.(Candidates are already intimated by post)********Author can submit research paper through mailing to
Annual General Meeting will be held on 26th of March 2016. All members & other interested persons are requested to attend the meeting. Venue : Institution building. Time: 3 pm

  1. FELLOWSHIP(F.I.C)    A chemist not below 28 year,who are in opinion of the Council has done original research work of a higher order or has been engaged in important analytical production,consulting or similar work of a general or specialized character. The nature and responsibility of the position held by him will be taken into consideration along with any thesis or report on technical subjects submitted by him. An Associate may apply for fellowship only after five years from the date of election as Associate.

  2. ASSOCIATESHIP(A.IC) by Examination        It is essential for a candidate to apply for registration at least one year earlier to the date of examination. Beside submitting the application in the proper   proforma, Registration Fee, two copies of photograph, etc. he is required to submit the following :         # evidence that he has passed the B.Sc. ( or its equivalent B.Pharm., B,Tech.,     etc. as acceptable to the Council)Examination of a recognised University with Chemistry as one of the subject; # testimonial from his employer or a Gazetted Officer with office seal or a Fellow of this Institution that he has ,since graduation , acquired at least three years’ experience in the Practice of Chemistry at the time of Registration , so that he may have four year’s training at the time of Examination in the next year; # attested copy of certificate of age ( not below 21 years).

  3. ASSOCIATESHIP(A.IC) without Examination    A Chemist, not below 23 years, engaged in practice of Chemistry for at least five years in a manner satisfactory to the council.

  4. Chartered CHEMISTS   After obtaining F.I.C at least FEW years in a manner satisfactory to the council.

Deposition of Fees

All fees payable to Institution of Chemists(India) through State bank of India, Rifle Road Branch, Calcutta-700019, S/B account 11367032671, CBS code No 8212



This examination is held once a year , in October-November at Calcutta, including Theoretical and Practical(also viva voce) .

As it is necessary for the candidates to have the knowledge about a Foreign Language –German or French or Russian, there is also arrangement of Foreign Language Test for those who are unable to submit proper certificate, from a recognised institution or teacher actually teaching the particular language ,to the effect that the candidate is able to translate, with the help of a dictionary, a scientific passage in the foreign language into English .


The Journal of the Institution of Chemists ( India), ISSN: 0020-3254;CODEN:JOI CA 7,Estd. 1929, is a Bimonthly one. As Reprints are not supplied the member-authors are advised to subscribe to the journal (at reduced rate). All communication should be addressed to The Hony. Secretary , Institution of Chemists ( India ) , 11/4, Dr. Biresh Guha Road, Kolkata-700017

Manuscript must be written on A-4 size paper with 2.54 cm. or 1 inch margin all around, with 12 font size (times new roman), single spaced in English and should be submitted via email at