Department of Zoology

Name Zoology
Date of Establishment 2017
Head Miss. Priya Dilip Nimbalkar
Faculty Members 03
Faculty of Department
Sr. No Name of Faculty Designation Qualification Workload Profile
1 Miss. Priya Dilip Nimbalkar Head & Asst. Prof. M.Sc., B.Ed. 25 Click here to View Profile
2 Mrs. Kavita Santosh Kumbhar Asst. Prof. M.Sc., B.Ed. 22 Click here to View Profile
3 Mr. Swapnil Manohar Powar Asst. Prof. M.Sc. 25 Click here to View Profile
Brief Information

Though the science faculty of Shree Shahaji Chh. Mahavidyalaya, Kolhapur established in 2014. The department of Zoology was started in 2017. The Department has Laboratory, Lecture Hall, Staff room and undergraduate classes were being conducted in the department. The Department routinely organizes study tour for studying the animals in their natural habitat (seashore and sanctuaries). Another important contribution of the Zoology Department is to arrange lectures of Resource Persons.

  • To impart knowledge is the basic aim of education. The students are expected to acquire the knowledge of animal science, natural phenomenon, manipulation of nature & environment by man.
  • Understanding the scientific terms, concepts, facts, phenomenana & their interrelationships.
  • Applications of the knowledge.
  • To develop skills in practical work, experiments & laboratory materials, instruments.
  • To develop interests in the subject and scientific hobbies.
  • To develop scientific attitude which is the major objective. This makes the students open minded, critical observations, curiosity, thinking etc.
  • Abilities to apply scientific methods, collection of scientific data, problem solving, organize science exhibitions clubs etc.
  • Appreciation of the subject, contributions of scientists, scientific methods, scientific programs etc.
  • Departmental library.
  • Well equipped lab.
Student Strength of the Department

B. A. I (Psy)

Year Male Female Total
2017-18 02 18 20
2018-19 00 18 18
Co-curricular Activities
  • Student Seminar.
  • Unit Test.
  • Surprising Test.
  • Preliminary exams.
Extra Co-curricular Activities
  • Animal Planet.
  • Celebration of National Science Day.
  • Poster presentations and exhibitions on the occasion of special days.
  • Study tours and Tour reports.
  • Guest lectures of eminent and expert personalities.
  • Participation in Workshops, Seminar, Conferences etc.
  • Project