Department of Zoology

  1. Year of Establishment: 1971

  2. Name of the courses 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:
    Name Qualification Designation Specialization
    Dr. A.M. Budrukar M. Sc. Ph.D. HOD & Assistant Professor Helminthology & Parasitology

    List of senior visiting faculty:

  4. Dr. R. M. Dhere
    Dr. Dhond

  1. Support staff:

  • Laboratory Assistant: Mr. B. A. Lendal
  • Laboratory Attendant: Mr. Pathan S. K.
  1. Department projects funded by DST, UGC, DBT, ICSSR:

  • “Studies on diversity of Butterfly from Aurangabad district.” – Dr. A. M. Budrukkar
  • 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. 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