profile of the department

Zoology

The department deals with ancillary and optional subjects from the Departments of Microbiology and Biochemistry. In addition, Environmental Science subject is being offered to all the departments. As per the EVS Curriculum, field visit trips are planned and assigned to various environmentally significant locations each year. The department also is carrying out student projects to enhance self-employability to the students with the continuous encouragement, suggestions and blessing of our Rev. Fr. Secretary.
Established – 1991-‘92.
Offered – Allied Zoology – B.Sc., Chemistry till 1996.
Offered – Allied Entomology – B.Sc., Microbiology
Offering Allied Solid Waste Management, Classical Genetics and Zoology – B.Sc., Microbiology & Biochemistry.
Introduced – Environmental Science – 2007-2008′

Vision:
To create job oriented and self-employable courses for the students to cope-up with this highly competitive environment.
To improve research options in environmental sciences with respect to Environmental Management and its impact on living beings.
To handle research projects in Environmental Sciences on large-scale basis.

Mission:
To develop curriculum in favour of the students to get self-employable opportunity for them.
To train the students in mushroom technology and vermi-technology for their self-resistance in their career.
To apply research project proposal to various funding agencies in order to avail financial assistance to carry out research works more efficiently and effectively.

Faculty

Head of the Department:
Mrs.P.Thenmozhi M.Sc., M.Phil., M.Ed.,

Members of the Staff:
Ms.T.Asuntha Mary M.Sc., M.Phil., M.Ed.,

Activities

The department of  Zoology & Environmental Association Inauguration was held on 3rd October 2013.

A student seminar on the topic “Biomedical waste management Strategies” was organized. As a part of the curriculum in Environmental Studies, the students were taken for a field trip to “Krishi Vigyan Kendra” at Pondicherry.