About the Department

JSSCACS founded in 1964 is renowned for its academic excellence, discipline coupled with overall development of the students. In recognition of its par excellence in academics the college has obtained autonomous status.

The Zoology department was started in the year 1965. The department is well equipped with a museum with 800 bottle specimens, 25 stuffed birds, 10 stuffed mammals, 10 stuffed reptiles. The museum is also having collection of bones and skeletons (Osteology) and features of more than 25 skull and 10 skeleton systems od different animals are exhibited. The collection housed by the museum of osteology are the result of 40 years collections and with two well-equipped laboratories. The department is actively engaged in conducting special lectures, seminars, educational tours etc. The department is highly motivated for enrichment of life sciences.

The students are taken to Sri. Chamarajendra Zoological gardens and CSR & TI to create special interest on animal diversity and expose them to the latest developments. The students also have an opportunity to interact with learned personalities in the field of Zoology.

Department Information

Scheme / Credit Matrix  Semester scheme
Laboratory facilities The department has 2 spacious laboratories and one museum to cater to the needs of the students.
Courses handled by the Department
  • B.Sc. CBZ
  • B.Sc. CZBt
Placement (since last 5 years) Majority of the students pursue higher education after graduation.
Contact 0821-2548236, 223

Department Staff

Sl No. Name Qualification Designation Details
1. Smt. Navyashree. B M.Sc. Assistant Professor View Details
2. Dr. Ramyashree. M M.Sc., Ph.D Assistant Professor View Details
3. S. Santhosh M.Sc. Assistant Professor View Details