Department / Science / Zoology

About the Department

The Department of Zoology was started in 1992. The department runs courses on general level at F.Y.B.Sc. and S.Y.B.Sc. the department organizes various activities. Dr. Mohiuddin Shaikh is Head of Department.


  • To offer a modular course of lectures and associated seminars, research projects and practical classes, supported by supervisions.
  • To promote training in practical and conceptual skills in sub-disciplines ranging from molecular cell biology, through physiology and neurobiology, to the study of populations in both ecological and evolutionary framework.
  • To provide constructive feedback on their progress, individual students will be assessed throughout the year in their project work, participation in seminars and written work for supervisions.

 Features of Department

  1. Spacious well equipped practical lab
  2. Research activities for students
  3. Vermicompost project
  4. Major / Minor Research Projects funded by UGC and BCUD, SPP University, Pune carried out by the faculty

   Course Offered

Sr. No Class     Course taught
1 F.Y.B.Sc.  Animal systematic and Diversity-I, Genetics and Cell Biology
2 S.Y.B.Sc. Animal systematic and Diversity-II, Applied Zoology

 zoology-shaikh Dr. Shaikh Mohiuddin Jainulabedin
Head & Assistant Professor
M.Sc., Ph.D.
Contact No : 09604458850
 rajendra-rakhamaji-dandawate Dr. Rajendra Rakhamaji Dandawate
Assistant Professor
M.Sc., Ph.D.
Contact No : 08806045506
  Ms. Sayali Sunil Kadam
Assistant Professor
Contact No : 09130568903
Ms. Manisha Bhausaheb Gade
Assistant Professor
Contact No : 08381088027

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- Technology transfer in rural area.
- Promotion of girls education
- Upliftment of economically backward students and marginal students

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