Serampore Girls' College

13, T.C. Goswami Street, Serampore, Hooghly - 712201, West Bengal, India

Established in 1981, Affiliated to the University of Calcutta

AISHE Code - C11984

Department of Zoology


About the Department

Department of Zoology started its journey in 2019, with the B.Sc. general course under the University of Calcutta. Botany and chemistry are offered in combination with Zoology under CBCS system. According to New Education Policy (2020), we are offering MDC courses from 2023. This most recent revision to the undergrad zoology course outline was made in 2022–2023 in response to UGC recommendations. Beside scheduled classes and examination quiz programs are organized on regular basis as part of awareness campaign. Celebration of Science day, Earth day are performed to encourage and promote scientific interaction and innovation for students and faculty. The department has quite good supports from central library and laboratory facilities. Students are taken on excursions to Natural History Museum as per their syllabus. Students participate in poster competition, quiz, photography contest, exhibition, model preparation. Presently department has 2 faculty members and 30 students. 

The majority of the students of this college come from rural areas, and many of them belonging to Scheduled Castes and Scheduled Tribes. Scholarships like Kanyashree, Swami Vivekananda and other were being offered, on regular basis, to them at per their merit and condition(s). 


Programmes Offered

Curriculum & Credit Framework (CCF) (UG) CBCS (Former) Discontinued From 2023
Multi-Disciplinary General