DEPARTMENT OF ZOOLOGY

Year of establishment : 1980

  • Faculty

    Sl.No. Name/Phone No./E-mail Qualification Field of Specialization
    1. Dr. Modse Sanjeevareddy
    Associate Professor and Head MSc., Ph.D. Entomology and Ornithology
    2. Mrs. T. Umadevi
    Associate Professor(Retd) MSc., M.Phil. Fisheries Biology
    3. Sri. Abhaykumar Patil
    Associate Professor (Retd) MSc. Fisheries Biology
    4. Sri. H. S. Patil
    Associate Professor (Retd.) M.Sc. , M.Phil. Marine Biology
  • Result: BSc VI Sem.

    Year

    Appeared

    Pass Percentage

    2012-13 117 95%
    2013-14 124 82%
    2014-15 156 72%
    2015-16 155 88%
    2016-17 162 --
  • Infrastructure ( including ICT)

    • Library
      • Departmental
        • Reference Books : 08
        • Text Books : 25
        • Journals : 02
      • Central
        • Titles : 580
        • Volumes : 1183
    • ICT facilities:
      • Internet  : Available
      • Class Room with ICT Facility: Available
      • Laboratories : Availavle
      • Important Equipmants: Camera, Binoculars, Document Camera,
        Night Visio Binoculars, Research Microscope,
        Hygrometer, Water Analysis Kit, Head Mount Torch
  • Research Activities/Enrichment Programmes by Students

    Year Title of the Programme Name of the Resource Person(External)
    2016 status of vermiculture in India Dr. G K Kulkarni, Retd. Professor, Department of Zoology,
    Dr. Babha Saheb Ambedkar Marathwada University, Aurangabad
    2016 water pollution and its effect on biodiversity with
    special reference to Hyderabad Karnatak region
    Dr. Vijayakumar, K. Chairman, Department of Zoology,
    Gulbarga University, Kalaburagi
  • Seminar/Workshop/Conference Organized

    Year Title of the Seminar/Conference/Workshop Funding Agency Grant Received(Rs.)
    2012 National Seminar on Wildlife Conservation UGC --
    2016 District Level Workshop on Redesigning the Syllabus
    of Zoology Undergraduate Course
    Karnatak College, Bidar --
  • Seminar/Workshop/Conference Attended/Presented (2012-13 to 2015-16)

    International National State Total
    Attended -- -- -- --
    Presented 03 01 -- 04
    Total 03 01 -- 04
  • Future Plan

    • To get more research and documentation projects from national and the state funding agencies.
      These projects will support the Undergraduate and postgraduate students of this region.
    • To open the University recognized Research Laboratory
  • Research Activities By Staff

    Departmental Projects
    Name of Faculty
    With Designation
    Title of the Project Funding Agency Grant Received(Rs.)
    Mrs. T. Umadevi
    Principal Investigator
    Biodiversity of Aquatic Fauna of Karanja River, Bidar 2011 to 2012 UGC 1,25,000/-
    Dr. Modse Sanjeevareddy
    Principal Investigator
    Studies on the Status of Blackbuck in Bidar Forest Division 2012 to 2013 UGC 70,000/-
    Dr. Modse Sanjeevareddy
    Coordinator
    People Biodiversity Register(Master PBR)
    Project 2013-14(Phase I)
    Karnataka Biodiversity Board, Bangalore
    Govt. of Karnataka
    5,20,000/-
    Dr. Modse Sanjeevareddy
    Coordinator
    People Biodiversity Register(PBR)
    Project 2014-15(Phase II)
    Karnataka Biodiversity Board, Bangalore
    Govt. of Karnataka
    56,000/-