Department of Zoology

About The Department

The Department of Zoology initiated its journey in 2006, offering the subject as a combination paper for the general degree course in undergraduate level. It adopted the C.B.C.S. curriculum w.e.f. 2017-18 session, followed by C.C.F. norm w.e.f. 2023-24 session. In spite of having a backward socio-economic rural base, percentage of passed out students from this department from 2019-20 to 2022-23 is 100%. It is pleasurable to note that a significant percentage of the pass-out students of this department have either gone to Higher Education or jointed to Govt./Private services.

At present the department has one substantive teacher and two SACT. Department has a moderate collection of animal specimens belonging to invertebrate as well as vertebrate phyla. Department has an average set up of instruments like microscopes (Simple and Compound), Colorimeter, Heating mantle, Refrigerator and chemicals. Till now, the department has successfully conducted one international webinar in collaboration with Department of Environmental Science under the aegis of IQAC. Department has good practices to engage students in various co-curricular activities like Drawing competition, Essay competition and Instant Speech Competition. Department has organized several field studies like visit to Sericulture Centre, Poultry Farm visit and visit to a pond ecosystem according to the needs of the syllabuses of different semesters. The faculties of this department have been acted as paper setter as well as examiner of affiliating university in the year round.
The faculties are intensively involved with research as well as off-campus extension social activities.

A. Year of Initiation of The Department: 2006

B. Programme Offered:

  • B.Sc. General/Programme in Zoology: Since 2006/2017
  • Zoology (NEP): Since 2023

C. Details of Programs Offered By The Department:

Program Level Under Graduate
Duration in Months 36 Months (for CBCS System) / 48 Months (for NEP System)
Eligibility Pass mark in aggregate in  H.S or equivalent examination
Medium of Instruction Bengali / English
Course Structure According to the CBCS system under BKU / According to the NEP system under BKU
Student Sanctioned Strength 15

D. Course Structure:

E. Program-Specific Outcome & Course Outcome:

F. Syllabus:

Sl. No. Title Download
1. Zoology Programme w.e.f. 2017-2018 Download
2. Zoology Programme w.e.f. 2019-2020 Download
3. Zoology Programme w.e.f. 2022-2023 Download
4. Zoology (NEP) w.e.f. 2023-2024 Download

G. Seminars / Conferences / Workshops / Events Organized:

Sl. No Date Title of Seminar / Conference / Workshop / Event Level Type Speakers Download
1. 26.08.2020

“COVID-19 and its perspectives in present scenario”

Jointly Organized by: Department of Zoology and Environmental Science. Indas Mahavidyalaya
International Webinar

1. Mrs.Binapani De, Senior Faculty, College of Nursing, Bankura Sammilani Medical College, Bankura, West Bengal, India.

2. Dr. Ujjwal Malik, Post-Doctoral Researcher, School of Life Sciences, Jinggangshan University, Ji’an, Jiangxi, China.
2. 20.12.2021

"Biomagnification and its relationship with Food Chain"

Organized by Department of Zoology, Indas Mahavidyalaya

Departmental Essay Competition N.A. Download
3. 17.05.2022

"Global Warming"

Organiszed by Department of Zoology, Indas Mahavidyalaya

Departmental Drawing Competition N.A. Download
4. 13.06.2023

"Environmental Problems and Their Way out"

Organized by: Department of Environmental Science, Zoology, Botany, NSS Unit I, NSS Unit II Under the aegis of IQAC, Indas Mahavidyalaya

Inter Departmental Instant Speech Competition N.A. Download

H. Departmental Notice Board:

Sl. No. Start Date End Date Title Download
1. 21.11.2023 25.11.2023 Internal Assessment of SEM I, III & V, 2023 Download
2. 16.01.2024 18.01.2024 Poultr Farm visit for SEM-V of 2023-24 Session Download
3. 19.01.2024 25.01.2024 Visit to Sericulture Centre for SEM I Major & SEM V Download
4. 29.02.2024 12.03.2024 Practical Examination of SEM III & SEM V, 2023-24 Download
5. 16.05.2024 18.05.2024 Internal Assessment of SEM II, IV & VI, 2024 Download

I. Our Staff:

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