Zoology is the scientific branch of Life Sciences, which generates a huge impact on the humans and animals behaviour, habitats, anatomy and physiology. Department of Zoology, since its inception in 2014, has made speedy progress in both research and high-quality teaching. Friendly ambience in the department supports student-teacher interactions. The reputed teachers use various teaching methodologies to clarify scientific concepts to the students. A blend of co-curricular activities like quizzes, group discussions, seminars, extension lectures from eminent professors/scientists, communication workshops, and field trips with classroom teaching provide the students a chance to showcase their talent and developing personality to stand in the world of competition. Regular practical classes enhance their hand on skills. The department has well-equipped laboratories. Faculty has received Indian Government funded grants from ICMR and DBT and also published research papers in reputed and high impact journals like Science, PNAS, PloS One, and Frontier in Physiology etc. Members of the Department are working hard to make its recognition at National-International levels and encouraging students to build their career and achieving great heights in future.
The Department of Botany was started in 2014 as one of the Departments with the objective of nurturing trained manpower for undertaking research and teaching in Plant Sciences. The vision of the department is to develop scientific and technical capabilities to become one of the centre of excellence in Plant Sciences so as to provide expert services in plant taxonomy, biodiversity characterization and conservation, plant disease control, stress physiology, molecular biology, remote sensing and geographical information systems to various research organizations, industries and educational institutes. 2 bright students also qualified CSIR-NET in 2016 & 2017.The Department have qualified faculty and equipped laboratories. It provides an excellent incubation for the multifaceted growth of students and always enhances their interaction with field/subject experts through various events.
Biotechnology is the modern branch of science that explores the technological revolution in biological processes for the benefit of the society. The education environment of the department provides an excellent platform for students’ growth and enhances their interaction with the experienced and committed teaching faculty. The Department also blends classroom teaching with co-curricular activities like lectures from eminent scientists, seminars and self-compiled studies that give the students an opportunity to showcase their talent and develop personality. In addition, the department is also accountable for its quality research and hands on training to the students in well-equipped laboratories. The Department faculties are involved in the research projects that are funded by DST, DBT and ICMR and publish their findings in the journal of International repute. Some of the students have qualified CSIR NET and are pursuing their research in other Universities. The objective of the Department is to ignite the minds of young generation and develop leadership qualities in them so that they can excel in the world of science.