South Calcutta Girls' College

Affiliated to University of Calcutta | B++ Accredited (NAAC)

72, Sarat Bose Road, Kolkata 700025, West Bengal, India

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Zoology

OVERVIEW

The teachers are engaged in scientific research and students, beside their regular classroom studies, are interested in different programmes like participation in quiz, wildlife conservation awareness programmes, workshops, seminars and conferences etc.
Year of establishment:Department of Zoology began its journey in 2001-2002 with Zoology (General) and Honours Zoology started from 2006-2007.



Student Intake

Year Intake (Honours students)
2016-17 28
2017-18 32
2018-19 34
Faculty students ratio
CONTENTS 2016-17 2017-18 2018-19
Students Mentoring No. of students enrolled in the department 166 163 51
No. of teachers 4 5 5
Mentor- mentee ratio 1: 41.5 1: 32.6 1: 10.2

Number of publication :Faculty members published different papers in different peer-reviewed journal.

List Of Faculty in Zoology Department

Name Qualification Designation Details
Dr. Roni Sarkar M.Sc.,Ph.D Assistant Professor View
Dr. Rajasri Chakraborty M.Sc., M.Phil., Ph.D State Aided College Teacher View
Dr. Sudipta Ghosh M.Sc., Ph.D State Aided College Teacher View
Dr. Pubali Mitra M.Sc, Ph.D State Aided College Teacher View
Sucheta Bose M.Sc. State Aided College Teacher View

TEACHING-LEARNING

CONTENTS 2016-17 2017-18 2018-19
Teaching Learning Process No. of teachers using ICT(LMS, e-Resource) 2 4 4
ICT tools and resources available, e-resources and techniques used desktop computer, laptop, USB, projector with interactive whiteboard social media like gmail, to connect with students, parents desktop computer, laptop, USB, projector with interactive whiteboard social media like gmail, to connect with students, parents desktop computer, laptop, USB, projector with interactive whiteboard, digital camera, microphone, headphone and speakers, social media like gmail, whatsapp to connect with students, parents
No. of ICT enabled classrooms 1 1 1
No. of smart class rooms 1 1 1

CAPACITY BUILDING

Workshop, seminar, conference attended by faculty members

Name Attended Presented Level year Resource Person
Dr. Roni Sarkar 1 International 2016-17 Nil
2017-18 Nil
Dr. Rajasri Chakraborty 2016-17 Nil
3 National 2017-18 Nil
Dr. Sudipta Ghosh 2016-17 Nil
1 National 2017-18 Nil
Dr. Pubali Mitra 2 1 National 2016-17 Nil
1 International Nil
1 National 2017-18 Nil
2 International Nil
Ms. Sucheta Bose 3 National Nil
Dr. Swarnali Mukherjee 2016-17 Nil
2 National 2017-18 Nil

OUTCOME

After graduation with Zoology Honours , students can opt for M.Sc in the concerned subject. Beside this mother subject, student can select other subjects like M.Sc in Fishery, M.sc in Entomology, M.Sc Biotechnology etc. based on applied Zoology. Or students can select master degree in Environmental Science or Conservation Biology.
JOB OPPORTUNITIES

  • Ecologist
  • Environmental Consultant, Education officer
  • Environmental Manager
  • Field Trials Officer
  • Marine Scientist
  • Nature Conservation Officer
  • Physician Associate
  • Research Scientist
  • Toxicologist
  • Higher Education Lecturer

COURSE OFFERED

Honours in Zoology
B.Sc. General Course

EVENTS

Seminar
  1. Poster presentation about Wildlife on 18.11.2018
  2. Seminar conducted by Ex-student , Debalina Pal ,teaching assitent, New Mexico state University on Rho family GTPas involved in Meiosis involving various techniques and process involvrd in Application to University abroad (US) on 11.1.2019
  3. World Earth Day on 22nd April, 209
  4. Rabindranath Thakur : loho pronam on7th May 2019
  5. The legend Sarvepalli on 24th September 2019
  6. Amazon-the cradle of life on 25th September 2019
Excursion
  1. Alipore Zoological Garden, Indian Museum, Fishing Farm, Chintamoni Kar Bird Sanctuary
  2. Agra- Bharatpur Sanctuary Rajasthan with II year (H) from 19th nov-25th nov, 2017, , Daringibadi ,Odisha
Participation
  1. Participated in Eco-Club seminar & poster presentation about Malaria,Dengue disease spread by Mosquitoes on 07.09.2017.
  2. The students & teachers , non teaching staff participated in a rally from Asutosh College to Deshapriya Park on 12.11.17 to spread awarnes programme of “Save The Wildlife.
  3. Participatedi III (H) and II (H) students in Seminer held on SCIENCE DAY at Acharya Bhawan , Raja Bazar, organozed by Kolkata Nivedita Shakti on 28.02.208
  4. Participated in a rally from Asutosh College to Deshapriya Park on 18.11.2018 to spread awarness programme of “Wildlife- Anubhab expedition for better tomrrow”
  5. Participated in Environmental Audit to Chintamoni Kar Bir Santuary.
  6. Participated in seminar for National Science Day, 2019 on 01.03.2019 on the topic Dreadful History, Toxic chemistry’ by Prof Basab Choudhuri (V.C , W.B. S.U).

RESEARCH

There is no major /minor ongoing project.

Departmenta Activities 2019-2020

The students and teachers of the Department of Zoology participated in a wildlife rally and poster presentation to spread awareness regarding environmental protection on 18th November, 2018.

Seminar:

  • International seminar on “Elements of Periodic Table in the Chemical Avenues of Biological World” on 17.12.2019, organized by Department of Chemistry in collaboration with Department of Zoology.
  • State level webinar on “Biological aspects of coronavirus” on 20.06.2020.
  • State level webinar on “Igniting the minds of budding ecologists” on 04.07.2020.

Excursion:

  • Chintamoni Kar Bird Santuary with 3rd year Honors students on 20.11.2019 and 12.02.2020.
  • Visit to Rabindra Sarobar on 11.12.2019.
  • Visit to 4 No. Captain Bheri by 3rd year Honors students in August and September 2019 to get an insight about fish farming using urban sewage water from Kolkata.

Participation:

  • Workshop organized by Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) and West Bengal Pollution Control Board on “Public event on three special reports of IPCC” held at Biswa Bangla Convention Centre, New Town, Kolkata, India on 11.11.2019.
  • One day national level seminar and poster competition on “How to checkmate cancer- the emperor of maladies” Belur Vidyamandir on 06.03.2020.
  • Wildlife awareness rally “expedition for better tomorrow, for the - cause of conservation” from Asutosh College to Desapriya park on 09.02.2020.
  • International poulty fair on 14.02.2020.



































Intra College Poster Competition Result held on 28.08.2020 and 29.08.2020

  1. Department of Zoology (South Calcutta Girls’ College) in collaboration with Department of Zoology (New Alipore College), organized a State level webinar on “Biological aspects of CoronaVirus”(Speaker- Dr. Ena Ray Banerjee, Professor, University of Calcutta) on 20.06.2020.
  2. Organized a State level webinar on “Igniting the minds of budding ecologists” (Speaker- Dr.Sandip Pal, Assistant Professor, Barrackpore Rastraguru Surendranath College) on 04.07.2020.
  3. Department of Zoology in collaboration with Department of Chemistry, South Calcutta Girls’ College, organized an Intra-college poster competition on “Positive outcome of Covid 19 Pandemic” held on 28.8.2020 and 29.8.2020.
  4. Department of Zoology in collaboration with Department of Chemistry,South Calcutta Girls’ College, organized an Intra-college essay competition on “RoleOf ICT In Education”, held on 11.9.2020 and 12.9.2020.
  5. Department of Zoology in collaboration with Department of Chemistry,South Calcutta Girls’ College, organized an Inter college Quiz competition held on 21.9.2020.
  6. Teachers’ Day celebration by the students of Bioscience Department on 5.9.2020.

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