Departments - Zoology
Academic Activities
S.NoTitleFunding AgencyPeriod
1 Conservation of Natural Resources‟ International Conference and Inauguration of 100th Chapter of OISCAInternational, South India at Trichy UGC Autonomous Grant and OISCAInternational, South India 17.09.2016
2 Emerging Trends in Control of Vectors and Vector Borne Diseases ICMR 29th & 30th September 2016
3 Techniques of vermicomposting and their application Management 24.09.2016
4 Frontiers in Life Sciences Indian Science Academy – Bangalore January, 17th & 18th 2017
5 Rainwater harvesting and Grey water use for agricultural purposes (TNSCST), TamilNadu August, 22nd to 24th 2017

FELLOWSHIP
            Students helped in this department fare extremely well in the CSIR / UGC National Test qualifying for research fellowships by the faculty. M.Phil, and Ph.D., scholars availed Rajiv Gandhi fellowship and other also.

Candidate Fellowship Year Degree Guide
P. Sakthivel
Rajiv Gandhi National Fellowship, UGC, New Delhi. 2005-06 Ph.D Dr. P.Neelanarayanan
C. Renuka Rajiv Gandhi National Fellowship, UGC, New Delhi. 2005-06 M.Phil & Ph.D Dr. K. Saravanan
S. Elavarasi
NTS – Doctoral fellowship, Central Institute of Indian Languages, Mysore. 2009-10 Ph.D Dr. K. Saravanan
K.Sathiskumar 
MoEF Major Research Project Senior Research Fellow 2008 Ph.D Dr. P.Neelanarayanan
M. Murali MoEF Major Research Project Senior Research Fellow 2008 Ph.D Dr. P.Neelanarayanan
G. Priya 
Ph.D Scholarship
Tamil Nadu Educational, Trust, Chennai
2010-11 and
2011-12
Ph.D Dr. K.Saravanan
J. Viji 
Rajiv Gandhi National Fellowship, UGC, New Delhi. 2010-11  M.Phil & Ph.D Dr. P.Neelanarayanan
R. Arul Priya 
Rajiv Gandhi National Fellowship, UGC, New Delhi. 2011-12 Ph.D Dr. K. Saravanan
P.Karuppannan 
Rajiv Gandhi National Fellowship, UGC, New Delhi. 2013-14 Ph.D Dr. K. Saravanan
B.Umarani
Rajiv Gandhi National Fellowship, UGC, New Delhi. 2013-14 Ph.D Dr. K. Saravanan
P.Premalatha
Rajiv Gandhi National Fellowship, UGC, New Delhi. 2013-14 Ph.D Dr. K. Saravanan

PUBLICATION
            The faculty members and scholars have been published more than 100 research articles in national and International reputed journals and popular articles in leading newspapers, magazines etc. (for more details click staff profile) 

PG MERIT SCHOLARS FROM UGC
Mr.M.Saravanan (2011-2012) and Miss.D.Anuradha(2011-2012) M.Sc Zoology students received PG Merit scholarship for university rank holder from UGC.

SPECIAL SUPPORT FROM UGC  
Department has been recognized for special support under X plan  (Rs.4 lakhs)  and XI plan  (Rs. 6 lakhs) by UGC for improving PG laboratory.

RESULT AND RANKS
            Our department yield cent percent result with good grade in every semester. Our UG and PG students secured university ranks and gold medals. 

RANK HOLDERS

University ranks (UG Level)
J.Viji--I Rank & Gold medal (2004)
A.Rameshkumar--II Rank (2004)
S.Chandrasearan--I Rank & Gold medal (2005)
K.Maharajan--I Rank & Gold medal (2009)
N.Renuka--IV Rank (2011)
D.Anuratha--IX Rank (2012)
University ranks (PG Level)
M.Narmatha--II Rank (2005)
A.Amutha--III Rank (2009)
R.Arul Priya--V Rank (2011)
R.Manimekalai--IX Rank (2012)

VERMITECHNOLOGY
            Our department is having a separate vermicompost unit where special training is offered to the UG students. Active researches are also being carried out in this field. A considerable amount of vermicompost product is produced and supplied to the farmers.