Department of Zoology


About us

Department of Zoology (SFS) follows the principle of holiest soul H.E Pujya Guru Ji Swami Chinmayanand Ji who professed ‘GyanYagya’. Pujya Guru Ji believed that we can achieve excellence by imparting education in purest form.

Department cares for graduate and post graduate stream. PG course has designed capacity of 25 students.Department supports Microbiology department in graduate degree program which has 60 seats.Lecture theatre has all necessary amenities. Department facilitates two separate  laboratories of international standard, equipped with latest instruments for imparting practical knowledge to students. Zoology (SFS) department also provides industrial training to its students with frequent industrial and educational tours. Apart from Central College Library thedepartment has  distinguished Decentralized Library too where students can search for latest text books, journals and key notes.

Department of Zoology (SFS) has glorious past whose students have outperformed in variouscompetitions like UPSC, NET/UGC/CSIR/SLET/JRF, Defense, Banking, Public/Private sectors. Recently two of our studentsnamely Ms. PratibhaGiri and Mr. ShubhamKakkarhave qualified the JRF exam. Many a times our students have secured top ranks in university. Our aluminus are also placed in FRI and WII.For career counseling department has an especial cell for guidance. Academic and personal help is rendered to students with a mobile number which remain activeround the clock. In leisure time,we motivate our students with Shree Gita chanting.Truly, our motto is "We can We must".


Important subjects

Subjects which are vital for job placement are included in curriculum.

Post Graduate level

Entomology, Physiology, Molecular Biology, Ecology and Wildlife, Immunology, Developmental Biology, Instrumentation, Biostatics, Animal Cell Culture, Computer, Microbiology,Biotechnology, Ethology, Endocrinology, Vertebrates and Invertebrates

Graduate level

Genetics, Applied Zoology, Animal behavior, Public health and hygiene, Comparative morphology, Osteology, Ecology, Chordates and non chordates



To gain practical experience department conducts frequent industrial tour at SIDCUL in vicinity. Various entomological excursions are arranged in different ranges of Rajaji National Park. FRI and WII are also visited as educational trips. During pre corona era a workshop entitled “Techniques In Biomedical Sciences” was organized by department in 2019. Three days training program was arranged by Reliance Jio followed by job placement in year 2020. Three months internship program was also arranged for six students in summer vacations in year 2021. Under the leadership of Dr. Radhika Nagrath (Jt. Sec) and Dr. Alok Agarwal (Principal) the department arranged plantation of high horticultural and medicinal value (Neem, Litchi, Chakotra, Kathal and Chikooetc) on 11thDec 2021(college foundation day).


Faculty and Staff

Department of Zoology (SFS) has renowned faculties for covering academic credits. Department is headed by Dr. Sandhya Vaid who is MSc gold medalistand possess doctorate degree from IIT Roorkee. She has honor of handling two independent projects sponsored by UGC at IIT Roorkee. She is preferred editorial and review board member of more than six esteemed international journals. She has published more than 22 papers in international/national journals. She has also written one book which is available for sale at Amazon platform. Other faculties also have brilliant academic record with proven extracurricular track.


Dr. Sandhya Vaid
Assistant Professor,Incharge SFS
M.Sc., Ph.D.
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Ms. Varsha
Assistant Professor
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Ms. Amita Singh
Associate Professor,
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Ms. Prerna Rajput
Assistant Professor
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