Departmental Profile

Date and Year of Establishment: 1st March, 1998

Faculty strength: Permanent = 02 Contractual = 01

Total Roll = 609

Teacher Student ratio: 1:200

Faculty Profile

  1.  G. R. Ganie (HOD) Qual: M. Sc. (Zoology) Exp.: 14 years Publication: Nil
  2. Mr. Mehraj Bashir Qual: M. Sc., M. Phil, CSIR-NET Exp.: 05 years Publication: 6

Last 3 years result statement:

Year Class
1st yr. 2nd yr. 3rd yr.
2011- 12 31% 52% 98%
2012-13 60% 93% 99%
2013-14 64% 91% 97%

Infrastructure:

HOD Room/Faculty Room= 01
Labs= 02
Lab. Assistant/ Non-Teaching Staff Room= 01
Store= 01
Bathrooms= 02

Equipment’s available in the Department.

S. No Apparatus Quantity
1 Blood cell counter 02
2 Microscope (Dissection) 08
3 Field Binocular 03
4 Balance (Digital) 02
5 Oven 02
6 Heat convector 05
7 Digital pH meter 02
8 Microscope-Binocular 06
9 Camera (Olympus) 01
10 Student’s Microscope 41
11 Stabilizer (0.5 KV ) 02
12 Transformer (5 KV) 01
13  Refrigerator 02
14 Stopwatch (Racer) 09
15  Over Head Projector (OHP) 01
16 Epidoscope 01
17 Grip pH meter (Digital) 03
18 TV- LG 01
19 Computer 01
20 Slide Projector 01
21 Chart cabinet wooden 01
22 Plankton counting cell 02
23 Video Camera 01
24 Centrifuge 02
25 Trinocular Microscope 01
26 Projector Video Microscope 01
27 B. P Apparatus (M Type) 02
28 Inverter (Microtech) 01
29 Stereo Microscope 01
30 BOD Incubator 01
31 Water and soil analysis Kit 01
32 Deep freezer 01
33 Altimeter (Digital) 01
34 Digital Electronic Balance 01
35 Thin Layer Chromatography Apparatus 01
36 Human skeleton 02

Vision:

  1. Provide a sound education in animal science through Practice and research.
  2. Achieve excellence through high quality education and research, related to local, regional and national needs.
  3. To create self confidence among the students through upto date curriculum designing.
  4. To inculcate the social and moral values that enable the students to become good citizens.
  5. Provide inexpensive educational services to the weaker sections of the society and reinvent ourselves in response to changing demands of the society.

Future Endeavors:

The Department is going to start P. G program in Zoology. Construction of Biological (Zoological Museum), establishment of Smart Class Room within the Department will be the future perspective.  Besides a separate Departmental library and a separate Biological block will be established soon.

A Proposal for research project on Biodiversity of Kupwara is being sent to Department of Science and Technology/ UGC for approval.

Remedial classes/Tutorials:

Yes,arranged every year for drop outs/ failures or for those students who are unable to understand the lesson/ Topics/ Lectures in the class.

Industry interaction:

There is a continuous interaction between the Department and the Cottage industries like Apiculture, Sericulture, Pisciculture etc.

Students are taken there and learn practically. Moreover special lectures are arranged by experts that motivate the students towards these private sectors and enhance the job opportunities.