History

  • — Shailabala women€™s college is one of the premier and pioneer institution of our state which started functioning from the  year 1913.
  • —The Zoology department was started at under graduate level in 1968 and honours as a subject from 1973.
  • — This department of the college holds the life to inculcate scientific temper among the science students and converts  methodological  attitude in to life.

Curricular aspects

  • The department  as a part of the college has  Term End Examination System for UG ( IInd and IIIrd year) Students in each year and CBCS  Pattern has been adopted from the session year 2016-17 (UG Ist year).
  • The courses are modified and updated in UG keeping in mind the regional /national needs by the  concerned University.
  • Advance courses have also been incorporated in the syllabus both in Theory and Practicals.

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Infrastructure

Department of Zoology is having the following infrastructure facilities to cater  the needs of both general Zoology and Botany (96) students.

  • —Lecture Halls : 01
  • —Laboratories : 02
  • —Staff Room : 01
  • —Museum : 01
  • —Store : 01
  • —Toilet : 01
  •  Computer system & Internet Facilities: Available

Facilities

  • —Class Rooms with proper chairs, LCD Projectors /OHP
  • —Internet facility for students in the department with  Wi-Fi
  • —Well equipped  laboratories
  • —Seminar Library for Students for reading and references
  • —Question  Bank in the Department
  • — Weekly Departmental  Seminars
  • —Wall Magazine :  €œGLIMPSE€  is  published in every month to initiate innovation and creativity among students
  • —Publication of  Seminar Bulletins annually
  • —Proper Counselling done for Higher Studies
  • —Annual Day celebration: Cultural Activity
  • —Aqua guards in Department: Safe drinking water facility
  • —Toilets for Girls near  the department

Lab infrastructure

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Best practice

—Greenify : Initiative by Zoology department to plant trees

—Cleanliness in the department and Campus :  Creating Awareness  not to  use Polythene  in the Campus

—Aquaguards in  the department for staff and students : Clean Drinking Water

—Deputing students to National Laboratories/Field Tour  for better  exposure.