Deen Dayal Upadhyaya Gorakhpur University, Gorakhpur

Marching Towards Excellence

Department of Zoology

Name of the Department

Department Of Zoology

1

Year of Establishment
of Dept.

1958

2

Head of Department

Prof. D.K Singh

3

Total Sanctioned
Teaching Posts

Professors(O)

Professors (CAS)

   Associate Professor

Assistant Professor

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JRF

2

-

5

11

-

-

4

Presently Working
(Number Only)

Professors(O)

Professors (CAS)

   Associate Professors

Assistant Professors

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JRF/RGNf

-

6

1

4

-

4

5

Courses Available

Courses

Seats

Admitted

GC

OBC

SC

ST

 Minority

1

M.Sc Zoology

50

50

25

14

11

-

 

2

M.Sc Environmental
science

20
(16+4 Paid)

19

8

4

3

4

 

3

Ph.D

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

4

Diploma in

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Major Achievements
of the Department
in Last Five Years

1.

Organised Refresher Courses on Environmental Studies 29.10.2012- 19.11.2012

2.

Lecture on Extinction of biodiversity in context to global worming by Prof. M.P Sinha,
Ranchi University Ranchi dt. 05.02.2012

3.

Lecture of FMIT Gene and Brest Cancer by Prof. Akhtar Husain J.M.I University, New Delhi dt. 25.02.2012

4.

Dr. Amod Singh Memorial Seminar Competition 13-14 Dec, 2012

5.

Lecture on Pest management Through biopesticides by Dr. M.A Ansari, Swarsea University
U.K DT 14.12.2012

6.

National Symposiums on Advances in Zoology and Environmental science dt. 13-14 March, 2013

7.

Organised International Conference on Harmony with nature in context of ecotechnological
intervention and climate change HARMONY-2013 dt 11.11.2013-13.11.2013

8.

International Conference-Frontiers of Natural products and Human Health dt. 19.12.2015

9.

Malacology Laboratory of Prof. D.K Singh is collaborated with W.H.O on Fasciolosis control
Programme- 2016

10.

Science day was organised on 28.02.2017 Lecture on Stem Cell a novel tool in medicine,
food and Environmental Science by Prof. D.K Singh

11.

Annual day of the department is organised on establishment day of this University dt. 01.05.2017 

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Future Plans
[Next Three Years]

1.

An International Conference on Environmental issues is likely to be Organised in month of
October-November 2017

2.

Amod Singh Memorial Lecture Competition will be organised in month of September, 2017

3.

Alumni meet will be organised in month of January,2018

4.

Collaborative works on W.H.O will be strengthening to establish a W.H.O. Fasciolosis centre at
D.D.U Gorakhpur University.

5.

Extensive Research will be made by to Faculty members on control of encephalitis, dengue,
Pest of agriculture field and Aphids

6.

Extensive Researches will be made on vertebrate endocrine homeostasis of certains ions.

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Faculty details

 S.No.

Name

Mobile

Specialization

Email

1.

Prof. D.K Singh

9454211574

Cell biology

dksingh_gpu@yahoo.co.in

2.

Prof. Rajendra Singh

9415258520

Entomology

rsinghgpu@gmail.com

3.

Prof. Ajay Singh

9555079559

Fishery biology

singhajay_gkp@rediffmail.com

4.

Prof. B.A Ansari

9552448942

Entomology

ba.ansari@rediffmail.com

5.

Prof. V.B Kushwaha

9451214195

Life Science/Cell biology

veenabatrakushwaha@gmail.com

6.

Prof. R.K Upadhyay

9838448595

Entomology /Cell biology

rkupadhyay@yahoo.com

7.

Dr. P.H Pathak

8005365347

Entomology

paramhanspathak@gmail.com

8.

Dr. S.K Tiwari

9450264779

Entomology

sktzddu@rediffmail.com

9.

Dr. S.K SRIVASTAVA

9450413232

Fishery biology

sunilsrivastav@hotmail.com

10.

Dr. Vinay Kumar Singh

9415855488

Entomology/Cell biology

vinaygkpuniv@gmail.com

11.

Dr. Keshav Singh

9450433313

Entomology

kaeshav26singh@rediff.com