Zoology

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GOVT.G.N.A. P.G. COLLEGE, BHATAPARA (C.G.)

ZOOLOGY DEPARTMENT

Aboutthe Department

Yearof Establishment: 1982          

              Being a Core & Classicalbranch of Biology, Zoology is one of the core subjects of UG program (bachelor’sdegree in science) at our college.

Thecurriculum of Zoology in the UG level includes teachings mainly related withthe animal kingdom including humans. The Wide syllabus covers various aspectsof Cytology, Taxonomy, Nomenclature, Embryology, Anatomy, Physiology, Endocrinology,Reproductive Biology, Behavioral Science, Evolution, Applied Zoology, Ecology,Environmental Biology, Toxicology, Microbiology, Medical Zoology, Genetics,Biochemistry, Biotechnology and Biotechniques.

Combinationof the theory and practical work makes it easier for the students to understandthe concepts of wide syllabus in a better way. The knowledge related with the diversefield which makes lives possible in this planet is not only necessary toprotect the environment but also its very much required for the very existenceof mankind.  The very much needed conceptof sustainable development can only be fulfilled by the contribution of this inevitablesubject.

About the Department (at a glance):

Year of establishment:

1982 (together with the establishment of science faculty in the college).

Course/s offered:

Bachelor degree in Science (B.Sc.).

Level of the program:

Undergraduate (UG) level.

(A part of 03 Years Integrated Degree Course).

 

Subject combination:

In addition to the compulsory subjects of Foundation Course (Hindi language & English language) and Chemistry, there is choice to opt any of the two-subject combination from either of the three subjects i.e., Zoology, Botany & Biotechnology.

Hence the subject combination may be of following two types for B.Sc. students who are studying Zoology as one of the subjects:

1.      The Classic Biology group:

1. Found. Course

2. Chemistry

3. Zoology

4. Botany

 

2.      Newly introduced Biotechnology group:

1. Found. Course

2. Chemistry

3. Zoology

4. Biotechnology

 

Note: 1. The subject of Environmental Science is also a compulsory additional subject for all streams of UG courses, which is required to be passed by the students compulsorily in ether of the three years.

 

Faculty & Staff:

Posts/Vacancy status:

Teaching Staff

Non-teaching staff

No. of Posts Sanctioned:

02

02

Working in the above posts:

02

02

 

Name& Designation of the working faculty/staff:

Sl. No.

Name

Designation

Educational Qualification

 

Work

Experience

Contact Information

1.

Mr. Ravish Das

Assistant Professor

M.Sc., SET.

10 Years

Mob. No. 7000786030,

 Email id. ravishdas2@gmail.com,

 

Web address:

https://das-sir.teachmint.in

2.

Mrs. Jamal Fatma

Guest Lecturer

M.Sc.

4 Years

Mob. No. 7999664994

3.

Mr. R.P. Verma

Lab. Technician

M.A.

38 Years

Mob. No. 9098682080

4.

Mr. C.P. Dewangan

Lab. Attendant

B.Sc.

8 Years

Mob. No. 9329874803

 

VISION:   

Being a core & classical branch of Biology, the department ofZoology envisions:

·       To provide the basic understanding of theconcepts to inculcate the Zoological attributes among the students.

·       To uphold high standards of academicperformance.

·       To make the students ready to face thechallenges.

·       To generate the temperament of research &innovation.

 

 

MISSION:   

·       Teaching & Guidance focused on developingthe conceptual knowledge & understanding of the subject.

·       Making students understand the basics in abetter way through practical classes and use of ICT etc.

·       Preparing the students for future competitions& other career enhancement.

·       Promotion of environment to intensify thecuriosity about the subject.

 

 

Staff (Information ofprevious five years):

session

Teaching/

Non-Teaching

Name

Qualification

Designation

2016-17

Teaching

 

Teaching

Non-teaching

Non-teaching

Ms. Uma Gupta

 

Ms. Deepti Verma

Mr. R.P. Verma

Mr. Motiram

M.Sc., M.Phil. SLET.

M.Sc.

M.A.

Hr. Sec.

Asst. Professor.

 

Guest Lecturer.

Lab. Technician.

Lab. Attendant.

2017-18

Teaching

Teaching

Non-teaching

Non-teaching

Mr. Ravish Das

Ms. Jamal Fatma

Mr. R.P. Verma

Mr. C.P. Dewangan

M.Sc., SET

M.Sc.

M.A.

B.Sc.

Asst. Professor.

Guest Lecturer.

Lab. Technician.

Lab. Attendant.

2018-19

Teaching

Teaching

Non-teaching

Non-teaching

Mr. Ravish Das

Ms. Jamal Fatma

Mr. R.P. Verma

Mr. C.P. Dewangan

M.Sc., SET

M.Sc.

M.A.

B.Sc.

Asst. Professor.

Guest Lecturer.

Lab. Technician.

Lab. Attendant.

2019-20

Teaching

Teaching

Non-teaching

Non-teaching

Mr. Ravish Das

Ms. Jamal Fatma

Mr. R.P. Verma

Mr. C.P. Dewangan

M.Sc., SET

M.Sc.

M.A.

B.Sc.

Asst. Professor.

Guest Lecturer.

Lab. Technician.

Lab. Attendant.

2020-21

Teaching

Teaching

Non-teaching

Non-teaching

Mr. Ravish Das

Ms. Jamal Fatma

Mr. R.P. Verma

Mr. C.P. Dewangan

M.Sc., SET

M.Sc.

M.A.

B.Sc.

Asst. Professor.

Guest Lecturer.

Lab. Technician.

Lab. Attendant.

 


 

 

Student Strength

 

Session

 

No. of students enrolled (for Zoology subject in B.Sc. Course)

Part-I

Part-II

Part-III

2016-17

182

71

135

2017-18

176

134

83

2018-19

184

126

112

2019-20

174

126

115

2020-21

190

167

147

 

 

Achievements:

Faculty Achievement:

Session

Name of Faculty

No. of papers published in Journals

No. of papers presented in Seminar/ Conferences

No. of Seminar/ Conferences Attended

No. of Workshops Attended

Faculty Development Programme

Book publication

 

Nat’l.

Int’l.

Nat’l

Int’l.

Nat’l

Int’l.

Nat’l

Int’l.

OP*

RC*

FDP*

Short term course

 

2016-17

N.A.

--

--

--

--

--

--

--

--

--

--

--

--

--

2017-18

Ravish Das

--

--

--

--

--

--

--

--

--

1

--

--

--

2018-19

Ravish Das

--

--

--

--

--

--

--

--

--

--

1

1

--

2019-20

Ravish Das

--

--

--

--

4

(web.)

4

(web.)

1

--

--

--

1

--

--

2020-21

Ravish Das

--

--

--

--

1

(web.)

--

1

(Online)

--

--

--

--

--

--

Abbreviations: Nat’l: National, Int’l: International, OP: Orientation Program, RC: Refresher Course, FDP: Faculty Development Program.

Academic Year: 1st of July to 30th June of next year.

 

Students’ Achievement

Session

Details of Achievement

Remarks

2016-17

Deenu Kumar &

Narendra Dhruw

Both were selected for state level Kho-Kho competition.

2017-18

Manpreet Kaur

Nominated for Students’ Union.

2018-19

Digeshwar Yadu

Selected as Chemist in PHC, Bhatapara (Deptt. Of Health & Family welfare).

2019-20

--

--

2020-21

--

--

 

Result Analysis (B.Sc. Part-III)For subject Zoology.

Session

No. of students Enrolled in

Final Year Exam

No. of Students Appeared in the Final Year Exam

No. of students passed in the subject

(in first attempt)

Pass percentage

2016-17

135

131

130

99.23%

2017-18

83

70

69

98.57%

2018-19

112

108

107

99.07%

2019-20

115

109

109

100%

2020-21

147

147

147

100%

 

Result Analysis (B.Sc. Part-II) Forsubject Zoology.

Session

No. of students Enrolled in the  Exam

No. of Students Appeared in the Exam

No. of students passed in the subject

(in first attempt)

Pass percentage

2016-17

71

69

69

100%

2017-18

134

121

120

99.17%

2018-19

126

125

115

92.00%

2019-20

126

124

124

100%

2020-21

167

167

167

100%

 

Result Analysis (B.Sc. Part-I) Forsubject Zoology.

Session

No. of students Enrolled in the  Exam

No. of Students Appeared in the Exam

No. of students passed in the subject

(in first attempt)

Pass percentage

2016-17

182

170

145

85.29%

2017-18

176

142

131

92.25%

2018-19

184

183

173

94.53%

2019-20

179

179

179

100%

2020-21

190

187

187

100%

Placement

Session

Name of student

Detail of placement

2016-17

--

--

2017-18

Deenu Kumar &

Narendra Dhruw

Both were selected for BSF.

2018-19

Tejram, Bharat & Hemu

All were selected for BSF.

2019-20

­­--

--

2020-21

--

--

 

 

 

Students’ progress to higher education

Session

Name of student

Detail of course in which student enrolled for higher degree

2016-17

Bharati Sahu, Hemprabha verma, Jigyasa Tiwari, Laxmi Dhruw, Mukesh, Prabha verma, Pushpendra, Shirish.

M.Sc. Chemistry

2017-18

Akansha Sharma, Aarti, Jayarani, Ajit  Jyoti, Bhupesh, Minakshi, Keshar Verma, Damini Deepak, Domeshwari, Hemant, Ishwar

M.Sc. Chemistry

2018-19

Varuni, Anjani, Bharat, Chitrarekha, Divya Jaiswal, Gayatri, Hempriya Sahu, Kavita Verma, Malti, Preeti Tandan, Sanat, Suman , Umeshwar.

Manpreet Kaur.

 

Gulasta.

 

M.Sc. Chemistry

 

 

 

M.Sc. Chemistry

 

M.A. Economics

2019-20

Anuj Kumar, Bharati, Dhaneshwari, Human, Kavita Verma, Kavita Sahu, Lakeshwari, Manisha, Nutan, Rinkee, Rohini, Sweta, Varuni.

M.Sc. Chemistry

2020-21

Aastha, Anju Sahu, Bisani Kumari, Kamini, Lokesh Kumar Sahu, Maina, Pradeep Kumar, Ratna, Rohit Kumar, Suraj Kumar.

M.Sc. Chemistry

 

 

 

 

 

Infrastructure –

Lab

01

Class rooms

03+03 (Two sections in each class)

Smart Classroom

01 (for support)

 

LaboratoryInstruments:

Sl. No.

Name of the Instrument/Specimen/Objects

Quantity

1.

Auto Slide Projector

01

2.

Centrifuge Machine

01

3.

Photoelectric colorimeter

03

4.

Electronically operated magnetic stirrer

01

5.

Binocular Research Microscope

04

6.

Compound (Medical/Student) Microscope

46

7.

Monocular Microscope

04

8.

Inclined Student Microscope

07

9.

Hot Air Oven.

03

10.

Prismatic Binocular Projector/Projection Microscope

02

11.

Digital Stop Clock

02

12.

Haemocytometer set

50

13.

Haemocrite centrifuge

01

14.

Binocular Stereoscopic Microscope

02

15.

Illumination system for Microscope with transfer & Regulator

01

16.

Haemoglobinometer

50

17.

Chromatography cabinet/chamber.

01

18.

Silverite/RBC-WBC Counting Chamber

50

19.

RBC Pipette

80

20.

WBC Pipette

80

21.

Gel Electrophoresis (Slab & Mini compact)

02

22.

Rotary Microtome.

03

23.

Rocking Microtome.

03

24.

Dissection Box with complete set of instruments

02

25.

Simple Dissection Microscope

23

26.

Refrigerator

01

27.

Slide Cabinet/box with permanent slides

05

28.

Dissection Tray

100

29.

Weighing balance/Analytical weight box

02

30.

Densitometer

01

31.

Digital pH Meter

01

32.

Digital Electrophoresis Apparatus

01

33.

Preserved Specimen belonging to different class & Phyla.

More than 350

34.

Prepared Permanent Slides as per syllabus. (Specially histology & embryology).

More than 100

35.

Bone Models

02 Set each for different classes of animals.

36.

Modals & Charts (related to life cycle of animals/various biological process).

About 25

In addition to the above mentioned laboratory instruments/objects, the Zoology Lab. reserves ample stock of various chemicals/dyes etc. and also other supporting instruments which are required during practical exercises.

 

SWOC Analysis

Department's Strength

·        Well-equipped laboratory.

·        Smart classroom for support.

·        Progressive result.

Department's weakness

·        More number of teaching & non-teaching staff are required.

Departmental Opportunities

·        Opportunity of a PG Program in Zoology.

·        Opportunities of connecting to the related PG Courses.

Departmental Challenges

·        Being a part of non-vocational course, lesser placement opportunities.



Zoology Department Faculties


S NoFaculty PhotoFaculty NameQualificationDepartmentDesignationMobile No
1 Shri Ravish DasM.Sc. , SETZoologyAsst. Professor7000786030

Zoology Department Photos