SGGSWU Departments Department of Zoology

The Department of Zoology is one of the established departments in the university. The curriculum of courses has been well designed to provide the in depth knowledge of all the aspects of animal world. To provide the in hand training to students, regular visits are being organized to vermicomposting units, piggery, National museums, Instrumentation labs, wet lands and various wildlife sanctuaries. Being the subject of basic science, post graduate students of Zoology can opt for further research in zoology as well any other field of applied sciences. The courses run by the department provide opportunity to students to pursue research careers in renowned research labs. like PGI, CSIO, DRDO and various labs of DBT, CSIR and DST. Courses offer opportunities to aspirants in various other sectors also that include teaching positions in educational institutes, career opportunities in museums and wildlife sanctuaries.The Department of Zoology is one of the established departments in the university. The curriculum of courses has been well designed to provide the in depth knowledge of all the aspects of animal world. To provide the in hand training to students, regular visits are being organized to vermicomposting units, piggery, National museums, Instrumentation labs, wet lands and various wildlife sanctuaries. Being the subject of basic science, post graduate students of Zoology can opt for further research in zoology as well any other field of applied sciences. The courses run by the department provide opportunity to students to pursue research careers in renowned research labs. like PGI, CSIO, DRDO and various labs of DBT, CSIR and DST. Courses offer opportunities to aspirants in various other sectors also that include teaching positions in educational institutes, career opportunities in museums and wildlife sanctuaries.

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1 M.Sc.

Seats: 60
Duration: 2 years
Eligibility: B.Sc. (Hons.) Zoology/B.Sc. Medical (3years course after 10+2) from a recognized University with minimum 50% marks in aggregate as well as in subject.

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1 Dr. Charan Kamal Sekhon Assistant Professor and In-charge charankamalsekhon@gmail.com Entomology:Systematic/Taxonomy/Biodiversity
2 Ms SEEMA DOGRA Assistant Professor seemadogra2000@gmail.com Parasitology
3 DR. MONIKA AIRI Assistant Professor monikaairi09@gmail.com Taxonomy of Mosquitoes ,
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1 Research Profile of Dr. Charan Kamal

Dr. Charan Kamal Sekhon has published more than 12 research papers in National and International journals

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1 Facilities

The aim of the masters degree is to provide in-depth knowledge of concepts and criteria that are fundamental to an understanding of relations between Animal life and the environment. The masters degree provides up-to-date training in field as well as lab research. It produces post graduates who are able to practise their profession as Teacher, Scientist or Researcher with due regard to ethics and the proper management of Biodiversity.

Department of Zoology is well equipped with wet laboratories, instruments, preserved specimens and insect collections.

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1 Visit to Zoological Museum

22/8/14: Visit to Zoological museum at Punjabi University, Patiala was done.

2 Collection cum Survey Visit

29/9/14: Four days collection cum survey tour to Dalhousie was conducted for M.Sc-I students.

3 Visit

14/11/14: Visit to Vermicompost unit.

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