Departments-Aided > Department of Zoology

Inception 1960
Goals
  • To impart a sound knowledge on faunal biology to meet the global challenges.
Objectives
  • To develop entrepreneurial skills in applied biological sciences
  • To facilitate students to meet the expanding job opportunities
  • To create on-campus clean, green awareness
Course Offered B.Sc, Ph.D
Resources & Infrastructure
  • Lab – 3 no
  • Museum – more than 300 specimens
  • Department Library – more than 1000 volumes

Special Equipments

  • Balance – Monopan, Digital
  • Refrigeration centrifuge
  • Laminar Air flow chamber
  • Hot Air oven
  • Incubator
  • Autoclave
  • Muffle furnace
  • Electrophoretic apparatus
  • Spectrophotometer
  • Microscopes-Simple, Compound, Binolocular and Research
  • Personal Computer
Grants
  • UGC
  • UGD & Autonomy Grant
  • UGC – Major - Integrated Solid Waste Management.
  • UGC – Minor - 4 no
Add on features
  • Innovative Programmes: Training in Sericulture - Raising Mulberry garden & Silkworm rearing.

Field Training

  • TamilNadu Veterinary University – Animal rearing Department.
  • Agriculture Department.
  • Poultry farm
  • Piggery farm
  • Diary farm
  • Rabbit farm
  • Cattle farm
Year Paper Published Paper Presented Books Published
International National International National
2010-14 14 4 9 11  

Faculty

Dr. A. S. Maheswari Assistant Prof./Senr. & Head
Dr. R. Prabhavathy Assistant Prof./Senr.
Dr. M. Isai Assistant Prof.
Dr. J. Viji Assistant Prof.
Dr. P. Anitha Lecturer