Department of Zoology

  1. Year of Establishment: 1971

  2. Name of course offered : UG ( B.Sc.)

  3. Name of interdisciplinary courses and the departments/ units involved:

Compulsory Computer Examination and Compulsory Environment Examination.

  1. Annual /Semester/ Choice based credit system: Semester system

  2. Participation of the department in the courses offered by other departments: Sericulture

  3. Teaching Staff:





Dr .P.V. Jabde

M.Sc. Ph.D.



Dr. P. B. Rokade

M.Sc. Ph.D.

Head and

Assistant Professor


Dr. A. M. Budrukkar

M.Sc. Ph.D.

Assistant Professor

Helminthology & Parasitology


  1. List of senior visiting faculty:

    Dr. R. M. Dhere
    Dr. Dhond

  1. Support staff:

  • Laboratory Assistant: Mr.Rode S.N.
  • Laboratory Attendant: Mr.Thigale R.P.
  1. Department projects funded by DST, UGC, DBT, ICSSR:

  • “Studies on diversity of Butterfly from Aurangabad district.” – Dr. A. M. Budrukkar
  • Major Research Project : Rs. 10 Lacs sanctioned by UGC for MRP Entitled ‘Study of Biological Hormones and Their Effect on EEG Signals. A project in collaboration with: Dept. of Computer Science and Govt. Medical College, Aurangabad. – Dr. P. B. Rokade (Co-investigator)

  • Minor Research Project : A minor research project sanctioned on 28-08-2007 by Dr. Babasaheb Ambedkar Marathwada University entitled Effect of Industrial effluent on the ovary and the reproductive rate of Indian major carp Labeo rohita.

  1. Awards/Recognitions received by faculty and students

  • Dr. P. V. Jabde Felicitated as “Shikshan Ratna” by TULJA BHAVANI MANDAL, Malegaon.

  • Felicitated by “Mauli Krutdyata Puraskar” by Pritisagam Gyanprabhdini, Karad on 9th July 2009.

  • Felicitated by “e4e Leaders award” for active role in making students employable, by e4e forum of DVIIT foundation, Aurangabad, on 20th Jan.2009.

  • Gunwant Gourav Sanmanpatra’ for ground breaking research in 1997.

  1. List of Eminent academicians and Scientist/visitors to the Department :

  • Dr. Sambhaji Shinde (BOS, Chairman),
  • Dr. G. K. Kulkarni,
  • Dr. Waddod Khan,
  • Dr. Martin,
  • Dr. Arun Kharat,
  • Dr. Milind Jadhav,
  • Dr. C. H. Gill,
  • Dr. S. T. Bandewar,
  • Dr. S. Kakade.
  1. Future Plan

  • Faculties to submit major research project.
  • Organize Blood group and hemoglobin detection camp.
  • Faculty will apply for post doctoral fellowship.
  • Electronic waste awareness program in Georai.
  • To arrange conferences, Seminars at national level.
  1. Best Practices
  • Wel Come and Send Off functions
  • Educational Tours
  • Environmental Awareness Program
  • Personality Development Program
  • Chart Competition
  • Awards for students motivation
  • Open day
  • Vermiculture
  • Blood Group Detection
  • Guest Lecture
  • Science Forum