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Department of Zoology प्राणीशास्त्र विभाग

The department of Zoology was established in 1968  with Zoology as one optional subject for B. Sc.

Zoology is one of the branch of life science, which deals with the study of animals. The Zoology department since an establishment of Vinayakrao Patil Mahavidyalaya, Vaijapur in 1968, has been serving the science faculty and contributing its efforts in carving an academic face of the college. The prime object of Zoology Department is to provide knowledge of animals to the students and also trying to achieve the goal of propagating the knowledge of animals to the population living in villages for their bright future. The department was established in June 1968 with the beginning of college as one of the Science subject.  It was housed in two halls in old college building and when new building was constructed in 1984, this department was shifted. The credit to become the first Principal goes to Dr. G. B. Shinde who being the student of Zoology, act as first Principal and adorned the chair, Head, Department of Zoology Dr. G. B. Shinde, is the one of the Eminent Scientist of cestodology in the world.

Since beginning of the college, Dr. G. B. Shinde was Principal and head of the Department. At present  Dr. C. V. Sirsat ( From 15/11/1995 to till today) and Dr. B. N. Jadhav (from 16/06/2017 to till today) and Mr. Kailash Temkar (from 01/08/2020) are serving in the department.

The department has one well-equipped laboratory for routine practical activities.  The development of the department is non-stop running with the development of the college. The department has autonomy up to some extent in deciding Optional Papers, Teaching Methods, Selection of Reference Books, Periodicals, etc. The teachers had freedom to conduct various academic activities.

Scope and importance of the subject:

Zoology is a challenge to an enquiring mind. As per the motives of the subject, the study of Zoology is necessary for pre professional work in Medicine, Dentistry, Nursing, Veterinary Science, Dietetics, Agriculture, Fishery, Poultry, Sericulture, Apiculture, Conservation of Wildlife, Sanitary Engineering and many other fields. Genetics one of the branches of Zoology, has been a factor in producing better Domestic Animals. This is the web of life in which all plant and animal life fits into a pattern of Environmental Relationships.

Scope:

The scope of Zoology subject in various fields i.e. Research, Paramedical,    Competitive exams, Government administration, Education and Self employment.

  • Research – Taxonomy, Virology, Biophysics, Animal, Biotechnology, Bioinformatics etc.
  • Paramedical – Nutrition, Pathology, Forensic Science, Tissue culture.
  • Competitive exams – JRF, SRF, UPSC, MPSC, MBA, Banking.
  • Government Administration – Navel, Department of forestry, Marine science, Fishery Science, Zoological survey of India, Ministry of Science.
  • Education – Teacher, Professor, Administration, Research.
  • Self Employment – Fisheries, Sericulture, Apiculture, Worm culture, pearl culture Aquaculture, poultry farming.

HOD's Message:

Zoology is a challenge to an enquiring mind. As per the motives of the subject, the study of Zoology is necessary for pre professional work in Medicine, Dentistry, Nursing, Veterinary Science, Dietetics, Agriculture, Fishery, Poultry, Sericulture, Apiculture, Conservation of Wildlife, Sanitary Engineering and many other fields. Genetics one of the branches of Zoology, has been a factor in producing better Domestic Animals. This is the web of life in which all plant and animal life fits into a pattern of Environmental Relationships. The scope of Zoology subject in various fields i.e. Research, Paramedical, Competitive exams, Government administration, Education and Self employment. Research – Taxonomy, Virology, Biophysics, Animal, Biotechnology, Bioinformatics etc. Paramedical – Nutrition, Pathology, Forensic Science, Tissue culture. Competitive exams – JRF, SRF, UPSC, MPSC, MBA, Banking. Government Administration – Navel, Department of forestry, Marine science, Fishery Science, Zoological survey of India, Ministry of Science. Education – Teacher, Professor, Administration, Research. Self Employment – Fisheries, Sericulture, Apiculture, Worm culture, pearl culture Aquaculture, poultry farming.

Further, our Department of Zoology have two Research Guides and are expertise in Ornithology, Ecology, Fishery Science, Parasitology and Protozoology and their able guidance 9 students are working for Doctor of Philosophy.

 

Dr. C. V. Sirsat
Head of the Department of Zoology

The programme offered: B.Sc. (Zoology)
Courses offered:
B.Sc. FY Zoology:
Semester
Course Code
Paper No.
Title of Paper
Marks
 
 
First
Zol-101
Paper – I
Protozoa to Annelida
50
Zol-102
Paper – II
Cell Biology
50
Zol-103
Paper – III
Practical based on Paper I & II
50
 
Second
 
Zol-201
Paper – IV
Arthropoda to Echinodermata and Protochordata
50
Zol-202
Paper – V
Genetics-I
50
Zol-203
Paper – VI
Practical based on Paper IV & V
50
               
B.Sc. SY Zoology:
 
Semester
Course Code
Paper No.
Title of Paper
Marks
 
 
Third
Zol-301
Paper – VII
Vertebrate Zoology
50
Zol-302
Paper –VIII
Genetics-II
50
Zol-303
Paper – IX
Practical based on Paper VII
50
Zol-304
Paper - X
Practical based on Paper VIII
50
 
Fourth
 
Zol-401
Paper –XI
Animal Physiology
50
Zol-402
Paper –XII
Biochemistry and Endocrinology
50
Zol-403
Paper –XIII
Practical based on Paper XI
50
Zol-404
Paper - XIV
Practical based on Paper XII
50
 
 
B.Sc. TY Zoology:
 
Semester
Course Code
Paper No.
Title of Paper
Marks
 
 
Fifth
Zol-501
Paper – XV
Ecology
50
Zol-502
Paper – XVI
Parasitic protozoans &Helminthes- I
50
Zol-503
Paper –XVII
Practical based on Paper VII
50
Zol-504
Paper -XVIII
Practical based on Paper VII
50
 
Sixth
 
Zol-601
Paper - XIX
Evolution
50
Zol-602
Paper – XX
Parasitic protozoans &Helminthes- II
50
Zol-603
Paper – XXI
Practical based on Paper XIX
50
Zol-604
Paper –XXII
Practical based on Paper XX
50
 
 
 
  • B.Sc. First-year Restructured Syllabus with effect from the academic year 2013-14  View PDF

  • B.Sc. Second-year Restructured Syllabus with effect from the academic year 2014-15 View PDF

  • B.Sc. Third-year Restructured Syllabus with effect from the academic year 2015-16 View PDF

 
Dr. C. V. Sirsat
(Associate Professor & Head)
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Dr. B. N. Jadhav
(Assistant Professor)
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Miss. Shraddha Vijay Dayma
(Assistant Professor)
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Student Strength:
Sr. No.
Academic Year
 
Class
Departmental Time Table
01
2016-17
I, II, III
View in PDF
02
2017-18
I, II, III
View in PDF
03
2018-19
I, II, III
View in PDF
04
2019-20
I, II, III
View in PDF
05
2020-21
I, II, III
View in PDF

Result Analysis Report:

Sr. No.

Academic Year

 

Semester

Result Analysis

01

2016-17

II, IV, VI

View Result

02

2017-18

II, IV, VI

View Result

03

2018-19

II, IV, VI

View Result

04

2019-20

II, IV, VI

View Result

05

2020-21

II, IV, VI

View Result

Student Activities:

Sr. No.

Activity

Date

Report Link

1

Birth Anniversary of Lamarck 01-08-2018

1.8.2018

View Report

2

Career Opportunities after B.Sc 15-02-2019

15.2.2019

View Report

3

National Sci. Day 28-02-2018

28.2.2018

View Report

4

World Mosquito Day 20-08-2018

20.8.2018

View Report

5

Study tour NMC dam 03-02-2018

3.2.2018

View Report

6

Study Tour Kalsubai 20-12-2019

20.12.2019

View Report

7

Ecological Study of pond Ecosy 27 Feb.2021

27.2.2021

View Report

8

Field visit Narangi Sarangi Dam 08-02-2018

8.2.2018

View Report

 

Faculty Activities 2016 to 2021- View

1 Seminars/conferences/workshops conducted by the Department

  • One Day workshop  on Organic Farming March 2021. View Report
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2. Student Activities:

Sr. No.

Activity

Date

Report Link

1

Birth Anniversary of Lamarck 01-08-2018

1.8.2018

View Report

2

Career Opportunities after B.Sc 15-02-2019

15.2.2019

View Report

3

National Sci. Day 28-02-2018

28.2.2018

View Report

4

World Mosquito Day 20-08-2018

20.8.2018

View Report

5

Study tour NMC dam 03-02-2018

3.2.2018

View Report

6

Study Tour Kalsubai 20-12-2019

20.12.2019

View Report

7

Ecological Study of pond Ecosy 27 Feb.2021

27.2.2021

View Report

8

Field visit Narangi Sarangi Dam 08-02-2018

8.2.2018

View Report

 

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  • Best Practice-I  View
  • Best Practice-II  View

Immediate Plans:

To make short-term certificate courses for attracting more students to B.Sc. (Zoology) programme.

In the next 5 Years:

  • To Develop research lab for academic research
  • To start skill development course
  • To start PG in Zoology

In the next 10 Years:

To start well equipped Zoological Museum.

To start well equipped Microbiology and Protozoology lab.

o start orninthological research lab and bird watching centre in this region.

CONTACT:

Dr. C. V. Sirsat

Head of the Department,
Department of Zoology,

Vinayakrao Patil Mahavidyalaya,
Vaijapur, Dist. Aurangabad –
Tel: +91 9421417121
cvsirsat@yahoo.co.in