Department of Zoology

Year of Establishment June 1982
Number of Teachers 03
Number of Books in the Departmental Library 400
Number of Journals / Periodicals 03
Number of Computers with Internet access 03

About Department

The Department of Zoology was established in the year 1982. The Department laboratories have been renovated and upgraded for research through UGC funding under Science Research Development Scheme.

Programmes offered

  • B.Sc. Zoology

Teaching Staff

Dr. S. V. Shinde (M.Sc.,Ph.D.)
Associate Professor and Head of Department
Specialization : Physiology
Experience : 30 Yrs
Mrs. Vandana S. Patil (M.Sc.)
Associate Professor
Specialization : Physiology
Experience : 30 Yrs
Dr. Rajendra P. Borale (M.Sc., NET, Ph.D.)
Associate Professor
Specialization : Entomology
Experience : 23 Yrs
CHB Dr.Satish M. Shinde (M.Sc., Ph.D.)
  Ms.Tejashri R. Patil
  Ms.Bhagyshri N. Patil
  Mr.Narendra B. Padmar
  Mr.Abhijit B. Vasave
  Dr. V. T. Patil (Retired on 31/03/2013)
  Dr. R. D. Chahande (Retired on 30/04/2017)

Club \ Association

  • Welcome function for First year students
  • Guest Lectures
  • Educational Trips
  • Workshops
  • Poster Exhibitions
  • Farewell function for Final year students


Our Pride

  • Kundan Deoghare, Director at VR Nutrifoods Private Limited, Pune
  • Manohar Pawar, Manager, Drug Substance Manufacturing (Biologics) at Intas Pharmaceuticals, Ahmedabad
  • Kapil Kulkarni, Deputy Manager, Serum Institute of India Pvt. Ltd., Pune
  • Naveen Daryanani, Associate Emvironmental officer, Jain irrigation Ltd. Jalgaon
  • Harshal Marathe, Franchase Director, Apollo dignostics, Dhule
  • Daryanani Naveen Vasudeo Envrionment consultant, Jain Irrigarion Pvt. Ltd., Jalgaon
  • Sharmila Patil Head Mistress, JET's Raje shambhaji Highschool, Dhule
  • Umair Ansari Dy. Mayor, Dhule Munciple Corporation, Dhule
  • Sanjay Wagh, Pest Control Officer, MMC, Mumbai
  • Mandar Kshire, Asstt. Manager, Cipla, Pune


Research Papers

Title of paper Name of the author/s Name of journal Year of publication ISBN/ISSN number
Toxicity of pyrethroid, cypermethrin on neurosecretory activity in freshwater snail, Lymnaea acuminata (L) Dr. R. P. Borale Scholarly Research Journal for Interdisciplinary Studies 2013-14,. Vol. II/IX, page 696-707. 2278-8808
Effect of sevin on the glycogen content of fresh water snail, Thiara lineata Dr. R. P. Borale Scholarly Research Journal for Interdisciplinary Studies 2013-14 Vol. II/IX, page 708-716. 2278-8808



Year Programme Name Number of Student Appeared Number of Students Passed Percentage of Passing


B.Sc. 07 06 85.7


B.Sc. 08 07 87.5


B.Sc. 13 11 84.62


B.Sc. 27 20 74.07


B.Sc. 30 26 86.21