Department of Zoology

The department of zoology was established in the year of 2006 as general UG course. Prof. Sangeeta Sarkar has been serving this department since its inception. The total number of students who have opted for zoology as combination subject are 60 nos. in the current academic session. The central library have 200 zoology books for both lending and reading purpose and there is also a seminar library having 20 books for reading purpose only. The department has a well equipt laboratory with LPG connection having an accommodation of around 32 students forpractical classes.

Dr. Atreyee Sahana

Assistant Professor (H.O.D.)

Ph.D. in Zoology
Specialization: Soil Ecotoxicology
Teaching Interest: Animal Diversity, Ecology, Animal Physiology, Comparative Anatomy, Biochemistry, Cell Biology, Immunology, Molecular Biology, Genetics etc.
Research Interest: Soil Ecology, Soil micro-arthropods

Email: atreyee.sahana@gmail.com

Ms. Sangeeta Sarkar

State Aided College Teacher – II

MSc. in Zoology
Specialization: Fish and Fisheries
Teaching Interest: Taxonomy, Animal Diversity, Comparative Anatomy, Animal Physiology, Biochemistry, Developmental Biology, Cell Biology, Genetics etc.
Research Interest: Fish Biology

Email: sangeetasarkar321@gmail.com

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Course Name Duration Seats
B.Sc. Hons in Zoology3 Years20
B.Sc. Program in Zoology 3 Years

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List of recommended books for Zoology (Honours and Programme)

Sl. No.Authors  / Editors NameTitle of Book (Vol)Publishers
1.Ruppert and Barnes (2006)Invertebrate Zoology VIII Edn 
2.AgarwalZoology for Degree Students, Part I, Part II, Part III 
3.KotpalAnimal Diversity 
4.Manideep RajPerspectives in Ecology 
5.Guyton AC & Hall JETextbook of Medical Physiology XI Edn 
6.Young JZThe Life of Vertebrates 
7.Kardong KVVertebrates’ Comparative Anatomy 
8.StryerBiochemistry VI Edn 
9.Nelson & CoxLehninger’s Principles of Biochemistry 
10.Bruce AlbertMolecular Biology of the Cell 
11.Karp G.Cell and Molecular Biology 
12.KD  ChatterjeeParasitology 
13.Kindt, Goldsby, OsborneKuby Immunology 
14.Gilbert SFDevelopmental Biology IX Edn 
15.Snustad, SimmonsPrinciples of Genetics 
16.RussellGenetics 
17.Hall & HallgrimssonStrickberger’s Evolution 

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Department of Zoology
Michael Madhusudan Memorial College
Kabiguru Sarani, City Center
Durgapur, West Bengal 713216
Email: atreyee.sahana@gmail.com (H.O.D.)