Zoology

The department of Zoology got its laboratory recognized ,by the University of Mumbai since the year 2009-10 under the headship of Dr. S. Rangoonwala for enrolling the students to do Ph.D. in Zoology. She enrolled 3 students to do Ph.D .

The department has completed one major research project under the UGC scheme by Dr. S. Rangoonwala and two minor research projects funded by the university and UGC. One minor by Dr. Ansariya Rana is ongoing under Mumbai university. The laboratory is well equipped to do research in ecological, physiology,toxicology and other areas. Currently work is being done on toxicology,biodiversity and pollution. The laboratory is well equipped with the state of the art technology in the thrust research areas. Noise level meters, digital balance, spectrophotometers, modern microscope’s etc. Internet and Computer facility provided to the students in Zoology department. The laboratory has a well equipped instrument room . The department has published and presented several papers in the past five years. The department also conducted one national conference funded by UGC.