Departments - Zoology
Academic Activities

GUEST LECTURES
            Our department is frequently arranging Guest lectures. Scientists and experts from other research institutes and University departments are visiting our departments very often and giving special lectures on emerging fields to the students and scholars.

FIELD AND INDUSTRIAL VISIT
            Industrial and field visit are conducted in every semester for PG students as part of their curriculum. 

PROJECT SUBMISSION
            In order to expose the PG students to research environment, every student is also required to complete a research project during the second year of the programme. 

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.