DEPARTMENT OF ZOOLOGY

History of the Department:

The department of commerce is one of the dynamic and resourceful departments of the college. It was established with in the inception of the college in 1973. The department was started with a view to cater the needs of women, especially coming from rural areas. There are two programmes with zoology combination – I,II,III year B.Sc Bio-tech, B.Z.C courses. The subjects offered in combination with zoology are Chemistry, Botany and Biotechnology. The subject is taught in telugu and english medium.There is one Computer with internet facility. There are 50 books in the Departmental Library.


Achievements:

Paper presentation at national seminar by students at GDC, Sri kalahasthi.
Students secured 2,4,7,11 and 13 ranks in Y.V.U Zoology PGSET.
Second best poster presentation at National Seminar, GDC, Kurnool.
Dr. Y. Savithri got Sanctioned one Minor Research Project by UGC.
Result percentage-90%.
Students progression to Higher studies-25%.
S. Zareena Taj Biotech was the best student in the dept of zoology and we are all proud to have such a student in our dept. Her performance at various levels of competitions is good.


Student Progression:

The students come from varied social and economic backgrounds. A majority of them belong to the local agricultural, business community and some are children of employees. In general they are from lower and middle class families and some of them are from financially unstable conditions. All the students are thirst of knowledge and are regular to classes and seminars. They participate very actively in the seminars, meetings and discussions with total involvement.

The students are hard working enthusiastic and realize the importance of education. They want to prove themselves as successful women despite their rural background and economic conditions. Miss V. Vijaya Lakshmi of BZC selected for Inspire Fellowship and she obtained job in defense under staff selection.

S. Zareena Taj Biotech was the best student in the dept of zoology and we are all proud to have such a student in our dept. The following is the huge list of her performance at various levels of competitions:

District level

Elocution in English - 1st prize – Yuvatarangam 2013.
Elocution in English - 1st prize – National education Day- 2013.
Elocution in English 2nd prize – Youth festival 2013.
Elocution in English 1st prize – Youth festival 2014 .
Elocution in English 1st prize – National consumers day 2014.
Elocution in English 1st prize – Youth festival 2014.


State level:

Participated in State level Yuvatharangam festival 2013.
Elocution in English 2nd prize –State level Women empowerment cell at Kurnool - 2014

            S. No

Academic Year

Admissions

Pass Percentage

Student Progression to Higher Education (%)

Student Seminars

Study projects

 Field trips

Guest Lectures Conducted

 Remedial
Coaching Classes

Bio-Tech

B.Z.C

Bio-Tech

B.Z.C

1

2011-12

66

77

82

94

20

20

02

01

01

12

2

2012-13

52

64

81

88

20

21

04

01

01

12

3

2013-14

67

61

91

93

21

28

05

03

01

14

4

2014-15

73

73

97

91

36

37

08

01

02

14