Accredited at 'B' by NAAC (15/11/2015)

DEPARTMENT OF ZOOLOGY

Faculty
Sl.No Staff Name Qualifications Designation
1Thiru. RV Gopala Rao M.Sc, M.Phil (HOD) Associate Professor
2Dr. K.Ramudu M.Sc,Ph.D Associate Professor
3 Dr.P.Madhavee Latha M.Sc,M.Phil, Ph.D Associate Professor
4 Dr. K.Sree Latha

M.Sc, Ph.D

Associate Professor

The department was started during 1980-81 as a first science branch with four faculty members with intake capacity 12 students. Now strength of the students has been raised to 20 at entry level..

The department is headed by Thiru R V Gopala Rao, Associate Professor.

The students study Cell Biology, Animal diversity I & II, Animal Physiology besides Botany, Environmental studies as allied papers and Languages during first year.

In second year they study Animal Diversity III & IV, Endocrinology and Genetics besides allied Chemistry and Languages

In third year they study Immunology, Molecular Biology, Biochemistry, Instrumentation and Techniques, Evolution and Ethology, Biotechnology, Bioinformatics and Biostatistics, Developmental Biology, Applied Zoology and Aquaculture as theory papers. Practical classes for all three years would be in accordance with the theory papers.

The teaching staff members undertake research work in addition to their regular teaching work. The staff members actively involve in conducting seminars, educational tours, and motivate the students towards securing University ranks. A student was awarded gold medal in University examinations during 1993-94. Selvi Reddy Satya Sunnetha (2007-10) was awarded a Gold Medal in the University examinations. The faculty members successfully completed a project sponsored by DST Pondicherry during 2007-08.

Students' Pass Percentage in University Exams

S.No

Academic year

Pass percent

1.

2008-09

67

2.

2009-10

100

Departmental Activities:

The staff members actively involve in conducting seminars, educational tours, and motivate the students towards securing University ranks.

The teaching staff members undertake research work in addition to their regular teaching work.

Achievements:

The faculty members viz. R.V. GpalaRao, Dr. P. Madhavee Latha, Dr.K. Sree Latha & Dr. K. Sankaraiyah successfully completed a project on ``Impact assessment of particulate matter in relation to human health in Yanam region`` sponsored by DST Pondicherry during 2007-08.

The following students of this department stood toppers in Pondicherry University Examinations. They were awarded Gold Medals in the University Convocation.

S.No.

Name of the students

Batch

Award

Convocation

1

Mr.P. Naga Prasad

1990-1993

Gold Medal

 

2

Ms. Reddy Satya Suneetha

2007-2010

Gold Medal

21st
(April , 2011)

Year wise Report:

1.2010-2011

 

 

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