PG Department Of Zoology

About the Department

The Department of zoology offers undergraduate and postgraduate courses. Undergraduate course started in 1970 and the postgraduate course began in 1987. Our Department staff tirelessly strives to work towards women’s education at all level in the State to be a pioneer in the field of Women Empowerment. The teachers are very intelligent and know well that how to draw attention of students. The good conductor of knowledge having lots of patience and confidence who take responsibility of the future of students.

Department Vision and Mission

Vision :

To create self confidence among the students through up to date curriculum designing.
To develop and maximize the learning competency.
To inculcate the social and moral values that enable the students to become a good citizen.
To develop true research attitude.

Mission :

To provide the students with good quality education.
That integrates science, technologies and society and to perform value based real-time research activities and there by leaping to excellence.

Courses Offered

Courses Duration
B.Sc. Degree
(From - - 1970)
3 Years
M.Sc. Degree
(From - 1987)
2 years

Faculty Members

1 Tmt. S. Mallika, M.Sc., M.Phil Head & Associate Professor View Profile
2 Tmt. R.Thamilarasi, M.Sc., M.Phil Associate Professor View Profile
3 Dr (Tmt). K.Thirumathal, M.Sc., M.Phil., Ph.D Associate Professor View Profile
4 Dr (Tmt). S.Muthulakshmi, M.Sc., M.Phil., Ph.D Associate Professor View Profile
5 Dr (Tmt). R.UmaMaheswari, M.Sc., M.Phil., Ph.D Assistant Professor View Profile
6 Tmt. P.Pavatharini, M.Sc., M.Phil Assistant Professor View Profile
7 Tmt. M.Lathashanthi, M.Sc., M.Phil., B.Ed Assistant Professor View Profile
8 Dr (Tmt). S.Subashini, M.Sc., M.Phil., Ph.D Assistant Professor View Profile

Seminars and workshops

S.No Topic Date
1 Soft skills and personality Development 09.02.2012
2 Prediction of Protein Structure 08.01.2013
3 Personality Development & Leadership Quality 17.01.2013
4 Menstrual Cycle 16.02.2013
5 Sowing the seeds to ignite the young minds 15.07.2015
6 Career opportunities for Biology Students 15.02.2016
S.No International/National/State Title Date
1 State level Seminar Biodiversity –A Perspective for future Era 28.01.2014
2 State level Seminar Biosynergy-2015 17.03.2015
3 State level Seminar “Recent Challenges in Zoology” 08.08.2015
4 Workshop One day hands on training in Biotechnology 09.02.2016

Department Alumini

S.No Name Designation
1 Dr.K.Parvathy Assistant Professors of Zoology,Erode Arts College,Erode-9
2 Mrs.Kalaivani.K Assistant Professors of Zoology,Vellalar College for Women,Erode-9
3 MrsA.Jeevalatha Assistant Professors of Zoology, GTN Arts College, Dindigul
4 Mrs K.Krishnaveni Assistant Professors of Zoology and Head, GTN Arts College, Dindigul
5 Dr.Tamilselvi Assistant Professors of Zoology, APA Arts and Culture College, Palani
6 Mrs.Kasturi Sub Treasury officer, Madathukulam
7 Mrs.Ganga Devi Assistant Professors of Zoology, APA Arts and Culture College, Palani
8 Ms.Kokila P.G.Assistant, Hajee Mustafa Matriculation school, Sriramapuram


  • Well-designed curriculum inclusive of job oriented courses extend the scope of employment avenues.
  • MoU with Ornamental Fish Culture/Vermiculture/Poultry farms strengthen students’ efficacy for self-employment.
  • Book Bank facility and Department library with rich number of books widen the level of understanding of students.
  • High Teacher-Student Ratio.
  • Faculty and students get acquainted with the updates in the subject matter by organizing /attending seminars, symposia and workshops.
  • Two UGC sponsored Major Research Projects were undertaken by Dr.N.Puveneswari & Dr.R.Umamaheshwari and completely successfully.
  • Dr.R.Umamaheshwari is awarded with a certificate of Excellence in reviewing by Asian Journal of Environment and Ecology.
  • Mrs.S.Mallika has received Best Teacher Award -2014 from Akshaya Institute of Management studies, Coimbatore.
  • Dr.R.Umamaheshwari has received Dr.Radhakrishnan Gold Medel-2013 from GEPRA,Chennai.
  • It is a pride to mention that Dr.N.Puveneswari, Faculty of Zoology, is appointed as Principal of the College.

Future Plan

  • Organize International seminars on the theme of Recent Challenges of Zoology.
  • Upgrade the Department as Research Department.
  • For having practical knowledge about the field many field trips are planned to gain knowledge about the ecosystems.
  • Planned to conduct coaching classes for Competitive examinations like SET / NET.
  • Planned to establish Potent Virtual laboratory for nurturing the students about the anatomical knowledge.