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SHANKARLAL KHANDELWAL COLLEGE
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Affiliated to Sant Gadge Baba Amravati University.
(Accredited by NAAC Grade B with CGPA 2.95)
 
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Department of Zoology

Department of Zoology (Establishment :1999)

Introduction
Department of Zoology is an independent department with well furnished laboratory. It was started with the aim to make the students aware of natural resources and environment and impart the knowledge of animal Science to the students. Study of Zoology provides practical experiences to the students and makes them fit for the society. Department of zoology is well equipped with facilities like microtome machine, Microscopes, Camera Lucida, Haemometer, Sphygmomanometer (B. P. apparatus), well settled Aquarium, Microscope with Photographic attachment, Digital camera, Museum specimen etc.

The Self-evaluation of every department may be provided separately in about 3-4 pages, avoiding the repetition of the data.

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    Name of the department: Zoology
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    Year of Establishment: 1999

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    Names of Programmes / Courses offered (UG, PG, M.Phil., Ph.D., Integrated Masters; Integrated Ph.D., etc.) UG- B. Sc.
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    Names of Interdisciplinary courses and the departments/units  involved: Nil
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    Annual/ semester/choice based credit system (programme wise) -Semester
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    Participation of the department in the courses offered by other departments-NIL
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    Courses in collaboration with other universities, industries, foreign institutions, etc.  Nil
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    Details of courses/programmes  discontinued (if any) with reasons : Nil
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    Number of Teaching posts
       

 

sanctioned

Filled

Professors

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Associate Professors

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Asst. Professors

3

3

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    Faculty profile with name, qualification, designation, specialization, (D.Sc./D.Litt. /Ph.D. / M. Phil. etc.,)
 

Name

Qualification

Designation

Specialization

No. of Years of Experience

No. of Ph.D. Students guided for the last 4 years

Dr. P. S. Dhabe

M. Sc., Ph.D.

Head and Assistant Professor

Zoology

07

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Dr. M. V. Shirbhate

M. Sc., Ph. D.

Assistant Professor

Zoology

05

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Dr. N. V. Warade

M. Sc., Ph.D.

Assistant Professor

Zoology

03

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    List of senior visiting faculty-  Nil
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    Percentage of lectures delivered and practical classes handled(programme wise) by temporary faculty---Nil
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    Student -Teacher Ratio (programme wise); Zoology subject—1:45
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    Number of academic support staff (technical) and administrative staff; sanctioned and filled---1
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  1. Qualifications of teaching faculty with DSc/ D.Litt/ Ph.D/ MPhil/PG.—Three teachers having Ph.D.
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    Number of faculty with ongoing projectsfrom a) National b) International funding   agencies and grants received.  Two faculties with ongoing Minor ResearchProjectsfrom UGC.--Rs.4,90,000+1,70,000/-
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    Departmental projects funded by  DST-FIST; UGC, DBT, ICSSR, etc. and total grants received – Total Threeprojects, (Two ongoing, One completed)from UGC.—Rs7,60,000/-
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    Research Centre /facility  recognized by the University— NA
19 Publications:
a)  Publication per faculty :Dr. P. S. Dhabe--07 Mr. N. V. Warade -- 04
  • Number of papers published in peer reviewed journals (national / international) by faculty and students : 19
  • Number of publications listed in International Database (For Eg: Web of Science, Scopus, Humanities International Complete, Dare Database -  International Social Sciences Directory, EBSCO host, etc.) : 00
  • Monographs-- Nil
  • Chapter in Books- 00
  • Books Edited  -- Nil
  • Books with ISBN/ISSN numbers with details of publishers-- Nil
  • Citation Index
  • SNIP
  • SJR
  • Impact factor: 07 (Total)
  • h-index
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      Areas of consultancy and income generated -- Nil
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    1. Faculty as members in --Nil
      a) National committees b) International Committees c) Editorial Boards….
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  • Student projects
    a)  Percentage of students who have done in-house projects including inter departmental/programme:Nill
    b) Percentage of students placed for projects in organizations outside the institution i.e.in Research laboratories/Industry/other agencies - Nil
  • Awards/ Recognitions received by faculty and students- - Ku. MeghaPachre B.Sc. I year won 3rd  prize in intercollegiate Biological sciences seminar competition organized by departments of life sciences,  ShriShivaji college of Arts, commerce and Science college Akola on22 December 2013. Also won 2nd prize in intercollegiate seminar competition organized by department of Zoology J.D.PatilcollegeDariyapur on 15th January 2014 and own consolation Prize in Sanskar Deep VakratwaSpardhaShriShivaji college of Arts, commerce and Science college Akola on 16th February 2014.
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    1. List of eminent academicians and scientists/ visitors to the department
      Dr.Vilas Sapkal, then VC, RTM Nagpur University,
      Dr.Mohan Khedkar, VC, SGB Amravati University,
      Prof DeeptiDeobagkar,Dept of Zoology University of Pune,
      Prof  H. F. Daginawala,CIIMS, Nagpur,
      Prof. A. M.Deshmukh, Dr. BAM University, Aurangabad,
      Prof. Dr. G. N. Vankhede, Ex-Prof. & Head, Department of Zoology, SGB Amravati University, Amravati
      Dr. R. C. Gupta, Ex-Prof. & Head, Dept of Zoology, Kurukhetra University, Kurukhetra.
      Dr. D. R. KhannaEx-Prof. & Head, Dept of Zoology, GurukulKangri University, Haridwar UK.
      Dr. V. P. Uniyal, Scientist Wildlife institute of India Dehradun. UK.
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    1. Seminars/ Conferences/Workshops organized & the source of funding
      a)National  --One, funded by UGC
      b)International
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      Student profile programme/course wise:
     

    Name of the Course/programme
    (refer question no. 4)

    Applications received

    Selected

    Enrolled
    *M      *F

    Pass percentage

     

     

     

     

     

    *M=Male F=Female

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      Diversity of Students
     

    Name of the Course

     

    % of students from the same state

    % of students from other States

    % of students from abroad

     

     

     

     

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      How many students have cleared national and state competitive examinations such as NET, SLET, GATE, Civil services, Defense services, etc. : Nil
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      Student progression
     

    Student progression

    Against %  enrolled

    UG to PG

    90%

    PG to M.Phil.

    --

    PG to Ph.D. 

    --

    Ph.D. to Post-Doctoral 

    --

                   Employed

    • Campus selection
    • Other than campus recruitment

    5%

    Entrepreneurship/Self-employment

    5%

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    1. Details of  Infrastructural facilities
      a) Library:YES, 65 Books
      b) Internet facilities for Staff &Students : YES,4 PC for Student, 2 PC for staff with Printer facility,Broad band connection with Wi-Fi facility,
      c) Class rooms with ICT facility: No
      d) Laboratories—YES, Internet with LCD projector.
    30 Number of students receiving financial assistance from college, university, government or other agencies -?
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      Details on student enrichment programmes (special lectures / workshops / seminar) with external experts Three Workshops---
      • Intercollegiate Biological sciences seminar competition organized by departments of life sciences,  ShriShivaji college of Arts, commerce and Science college Akola on22 December 2013.  won 3rd  prize
      • intercollegiate seminar competition organized by department of Zoology J.D.Patil college Dariyapur on 15th January 2014won 2nd prize.
      • Sanskar Deep VakratwaSpardhaShriShivaji college of Arts, commerce and Science college Akola on 16th February 2014.won consolation Prize.
      • Organized National Conference on Advances in life sciences for sustainable rural development on 10 & 11 October 2011.
      • Organized Intercollegiate Seminar Competition on eve of wildlife week on 9 October 2012.  
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      Teaching methods adopted to improve student learning:    Use of ICT including PPT and internet, Interactive sessions, Group Discussions, Assignments,  Projects, Study tours and visits, seminar and poster competitions , Model making.
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    1. Participation in Institutional Social Responsibility (ISR) and Extension activities:
      AIDS awareness programs, Plastic pollution awareness, Health Checkup Camp at Kanchanpur village.On 5 January 2013
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    1. SWOC analysis of the department and Future plans:--
      Strengths—Good Infrastructural Facility with well equipped laboratory, Qualified Staff,UGC funded Projects, Good community orientation of Staff with social and research vision.
      Weakness--- Low percentage of fast learners, High drop-out, Low results
      Opportunities--- Scope for research in Zoology which can lead to publications with significant impact factor and commercially important output, Good scope for extension activity related with subject.
      Challenges--- To decrease drop out and increase results, To develop consultancy, to enhance the quality of research  considering the laborious work of semester pattern.
     
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