Zoology

1.

Name of the department

:

Zoology

 

2.

Year of Establishment

:

1935

 

3.

Names of   Programmes / Courses offered                   (UG, PG, M.Phil., Ph.D., Integrated Masters; Integrated Ph.D., etc.)

:

U.G. – B.Sc.

 

 

 

4.

Names of Interdisciplinary courses and the departments/units involved

:

Varmiculture

 

 

5.

Annual/ semester/choice based credit system (programme wise)

:

CBCS – 1st and 2nd years

Annual – 3rd year

 

 

6.

Participation of the department in the courses offered by other departments

:

---

 

 

7.

Courses in collaboration with other universities, industries, foreign institutions, etc.

:

---

 

 

8.

Details of courses/programmes discontinued                       (if any) with reasons

:

Nil

 

 

9.

Number of Teaching posts

:

 

 

 

 

Sanctioned

Filled

Professors

 

 

Associate Professors

 

 

Asst. Professors

02

02

 

 

10.

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

:

 

 

 

 

S. No.

Name

Qualification

Designation

Specialization

No. of Years of Experience

1

Sri C. D. Balaswamy

M.Sc., B.Ed.,

 

Lecturer in Zoology

Comparative Physiology

15 years

2

Smt. V. Kusuma Kumari

M.Sc., B.Ed.,

 

Lecturer in Zoology

Fishery Biology

15 years

 

 

 

11.

List of senior visiting faculty

:

 

 

12.

Percentage of lectures delivered and practical classes handled(programme wise) by temporary faculty

:

Nil

 

 

13.

Student -Teacher Ratio (programme wise)

:

25 : 1

 

14.

Number of academic support staff (technical) and administrative staff; sanctioned and filled

:

01

 

 

15.

Qualifications of teaching faculty with DSc/ D.Litt/ Ph.D/ MPhil / PG.

:

P.G. – 2

 

 

16.

Number of faculty with ongoing projects from                     a) National b) International funding agencies and grants received

:

Nil

 

 

 

17.

Departmental projects funded by DST - FIST; UGC, DBT, ICSSR, etc. and total grants received

:

Nil

 

 

18.

Research Centre /facility recognized by the University

:

Nil

 

19.

Publications

:

05

 

a) Publication per faculty

:

02

 

* Number of papers published in peer reviewed

   journals (national / international) by faculty and

   students

:

---

 

 

 

* 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.)

:

---

 

 

 

 

 

*   Monographs

:

 

 

*  Chapter in Books

:

2 chapters in APOS books

 

*  Books Edited

:

 

 

* Books with ISBN/ISSN numbers  with details of

  publishers

:

 

 

 

* Citation Index

:

 

 

* SNIP

:

 

 

* SJR

:

 

 

* Impact factor

:

 

 

* h-index

:

 

 

20.

Areas of consultancy and income generated

:

Varmiculture

 

21.

Faculty as members in

 

 

 

 

  1. National committees b) International Committees c) Editorial Boards …

:

Nil

 

 

22.

Student projects

 

 

 

 

  1. Percentage of students who have done in-house projects including inter departmental/programme

:

100%

 

 

 

 

  1. Percentage of students placed for projects in organizations outside the institution i.e.in Research laboratories/Industry/ other agencies

:

Nil

 

 

 

23.

Awards / Recognitions received by faculty and students

:

Nil

 

 

24.

List of eminent academicians and scientists / visitors to the department

:

05

 

 

25.

Seminars/ Conferences/Workshops organized & the source of funding

:

Nil

 

 

  1. National

:

 

 

  1. International

:

 

 

26.

Student profile programme/course wise:

:

 

 

 

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

Applications received

Selected

Enrolled

Pass percentage

 

*M

*F

 

B.Sc., (B.Z.C)

26

25

17

8

86

 

27.

Diversity of Students

:

 

 

                 

 

Name of the Course

% of students from the same state

% of students from other States

% of students from abroad

B.Sc.

100%

 

 

 

 

 

 

28.

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

:

 

 

 

 

29.

Student progression

:

 

 

 

Student progression

Against % enrolled

UG to PG

60%

PG to M.Phil.

20%

PG to Ph.D.

---

Ph.D. to Post-Doctoral

---

Employed

  • Campus selection
  • Other than campus recruitment

 

 

21

Entrepreneurship/Self-employment

10%

 

STATEMENT SHOWING JKC TRAINEES SELECTED FOR VARIOUS MNCs FROM  2007-08 to 2015-16

 

S.No.

Name of the Student

Group

Year of Training

Name of the Company Selected for

 

1

S.Jeevan Amos

B.Sc (BZC)

2007-08

Infosys

 

2

S.Jojamma

B.Sc (BZC)

2007-08

Infosys

 

3

B.Subhodh Thirdha

B.Sc (BZC)

2009-10

Dr.Reddy’s Labs

 

4

A.Bhargav

B.Sc (BZC)

2009-10

Dr.Reddy’s Labs

 

5

R.Swamy Reddy

B.Sc (BZC)

2009-10

Dr.Reddy’s Labs

 

6

K.Vyshanvi

B.Sc (BZC)

2009-10

Dr.Reddy’s Labs

 

7

B.Sireesha

B.Sc (BZC)

2011-12

Reddy’s Labs

 

8

L.Teja

B.Sc (BZC)

2011-12

Reddy’s Labs

 

9

R.Tejaswi

B.Sc (BZC)

2014-15

Hinduja Global Solutions

 

10

H.Bhavani

B.Sc (BZC)

2014-15

Hinduja Global Solutions

 

11

N.Adi Lakshmi

B.Sc (BZC)

2014-15

Hinduja Global Solutions

 

12

Sk.Reshma

B.Sc (BZC)

2014-15

Hinduja Global Solutions

 

13

Sk.Nazarana

B.Sc (BZC)

2014-15

Hinduja Global Solutions

 

14

H.Bhavani

B.Sc (BZC)

2014-15

Reddy’s Labs

 

15

R.Tejaswi

B.Sc (BZC)

2014-15

Reddy’s Labs

 

16

Sk.Reshma

B.Sc (BZC)

2014-15

TCS

 

17

K.Siddardha

B.Sc (BZC)

2015-16

ILM

 

18

Sk.Kadhar Jeelani

B.Sc (BZC)

2015-16

ILM

 

19

K.Siddardha

B.Sc (BZC)

2015-16

VEE Technologies

 

20

D.Vasantha Kumar

B.Sc (BZC)

2015-16

Hinduja Global Solutions

 

21

Sk.Kadhar Jeelani

B.Sc (BZC)

2015-16

Hinduja Global Solutions

 

 

30.

Details of Infrastructural facilities

 

 

 

  1. Library

:

Available

 

 

  1. Internet facilities for Staff & Students

:

Yes

 

  1. Class rooms with ICT facility

:

Yes

 

 

  1. Laboratories

:

Available

 

 

31.

Number of students receiving financial assistance from college, university, government or other agencies

:

80%

 

 

 

 

32.

Details on student enrichment programmes (special lectures / workshops / seminar) with external experts

:

Seminars, Special Lectures

 

 

 

33.

Teaching methods adopted to improve student learning

:

Web oriented assignments, Field trips, Class room seminars, Group discussions, Demonstration

 

 

34.

Participation in Institutional Social Responsibility (ISR) and Extension activities

:

Discipline student counselling

 

 

 

35.

SWOC analysis of the department and Future plans

:

To establish competitive examination cell to train up students to appear for competitive exams

                   

 

Strengths

:

  • We have one of the best museums in and around Acharya Nagarjuna University.
  • Involvement in extension activities.

Weakness

:

  • Student enrolment is not at satisfactory levels.
  • No Research Project is under taken by the faculty.
  • No National seminar is organized by the faculty.

Opportunities

:

  • Both the faculty are aided faculty and pursuing for Ph.D. degree.
  • Vermiculture.

Challenges

:

  • To groom the students to compete at National and Global level
  • Starting the advanced courses.
  • To place more students in employment after their studies.

Future Plans

:

  • To organsie more number of field trips and tours.
  • To organize more number of Workshops and Seminars.
  • Carrying more in house projects by students
  • Introduction of Add-on-course.

 

Staff in Zoology
S.No. Name Designation Qualification
1 C. D. Balaswamy Lecturer
2 V. Kusuma Kumari Lecturer M.Sc.
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