Iswar Saran Degree College

A Constituent PG college of University of Allahabad

College with Potential For Excellence, NAAC Accredited B+
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About the Department

About the Department - The Department of Zoology, I.S.P G College Allahabad was established in the year 2001 under self finance scheme. Dr. R.N. Srivastava ,Dr. Manisha Tripathi and Dr. V.C. Srivastava were the founder member of the Department of Zoology. Presently there are two faculty members Dr. Jaya Tripathi is the Convener of the department and Ms. Anu Saroj is the other faculty member. All the faculty members are actively contributing to the academic and administrative activities of the college. The Department has one well equipped laboratory for practical of B.Sc. classes.

The Department has conducted some Lectures of Zoology by the eminent scientists for the academic benefit of B.Sc. students under the Science Extention Program in 2010, Three days workshop “Entrepreneurship awareness” from October 03-05, 2013 , Industrial Visit and Training to CORDET, IFFCO, Phulpur, Prayagraj on April,10,2019, Poster Competition “Biotechnology for Human Welfare” on October,03,2019, Speech Competition on the Topic “Post Independence Development in the Field of Biology on July 19, 2022 and Seminars or presentations by students where students get a platform to develop speaking skills as well as effectively organize their subject matter.

The faculty members of the department take theory and practical classes according to their scheduled time table. Apart from class room teaching our teachers give ample time to their students to remove their problems. Instead of teaching, we also motivate our students to participate in different inter institutional competitions.

We also help them for future planning of career and provide counseling accordingly. Our students achieved many prizes in inter institutional competitions and have been selected in Civil services (Mr. Rajnish kumar Mishra -City Magistrate , Prayagraj), MBBS (Ms.Poornima Jaiswal), Assistant Professor (Dr.Shikha Mehta and Dr. Madhulika Srivastava),Assistant Registrar,University of Allahabad.(Mr. Keshav Kishor Upadhyay), Campus interview and other competitive examinations. Dr. Jaya Tripathi has published 09 international research papers and 07 book chapters. She is Assistant Coordinator, Students Welfare Committee, Member of Anti Ragging Squad, Iswar Saran P.G. College, Prayagraj and Member of Editorial Board in Journal of Entomology and Applied Science Letter.

Faculty Members


Faculty-Self Finance

Qualification : M.Sc. D.Phil (PhD)

Specialization : Animal Cytogenetics(Zoology)

Research : Stress response in Sarcophaga(Sarcophagidae:Diptera))


Faculty-Self Finance

Qualification : M.Sc. B.Ed

Specialization : Environmental biology

Research : nil

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Thrust Areas

  1. Cell Biology
  2. Animal Cytogenetics
  3. Molecular Biology
  4. Genetic Engineering
  5. Environmental Biology

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Departmental Activity 2022
Department of Zoology
Speech Competition on The Topic ‘Post Independence Developments In The Field Of
July 19, 2022
Venue - Smart Class, Iswar Saran P G College, Prayagraj
Timing -11:00 AM –01:00PM
Number of Beneficiaries: Students 38, Faculty Members- 09
Department of Zoology organized a Speech competition on 19.07.2022 under the tutelage of
“AZADI KA AMRIT MAHOTSAV” on the topic “Post-Independence Developments in the
Field of Biology”. The Chief Guest of the programme was Dr. Anuja Saluja, Associate
Professor, Department of Education, Iswar Saran P G College. 14 students participated in the
competition and shared their views on the topic “Post-Independence Development in the field of
Biology.” They effectively summarised umpteen inventions and discoveries that dynamically
transformed the face of Biology Post-Independence. The major areas of transformation that were
described by the students and highlighted in the speech competition comprised areas of
inventions like-Green Revolution, White Revolution, Pharmaceutical Industry in India, DNA
Fingerprinting, Polio free India and most momentous of all COVID 19 Vaccine in India.
Dr. Saluja, while declaring the results of the speech competition, expressed her views on the
topic Post-Independence Development in the field of Biology. She appreciated and applauded
the sincere efforts of the students. The event was coordinated by the Dr. Jaya Tripathi, Assistant
Professor, Department of Zoology. Dr.Sudha Bala, Ms. Anu Saroj, Dr. Sanjeev Singh, Dr.
Rajesh Verma, Ms. Smriti, Rajesh Yadav, Kanhaiya Yadav, etc. attended the event.The position
holders were- 1.Ms. Nidhi Tiwari secured the first position 2.Mr Anurag Singh secured the
second position 3. Ms Vidhi Mishra secured the third position.Brochure of the Speech Competition
Dr AnujaSaluja(Chief Guest), Associate Professor, Department of Education, Iswar Saran P G College
The winners of the competition-Ms.Nidhi Tiwari, Mr Anurag Singh& Ms Vidhi Mishra.The Faculty members and the participating students of the CollegeNews clippings from Amar UjalaDate: 20/07/2022

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Work Plan

WORK PLAN 2022-2023



 Date and Month



Session Start

 July-September ,2022

First term Theory and Practical Classes


Second term Theory and Practical Classes

 Student’s activity (Presentations/Seminars).


Third term Theory and Practical Classes


Tests and Internal Assessment Examination


Revision of  Practical

Last week of January,2023

Rehearsal Practical Test


University Practical Examination


University Theory Examination


Summer Vacation