Science

Department of Zoology

 

1.      Year of Establishment:                     28th June 1989

2.      Name of Programme:                       B. Sc.

3.      Faculty:                                              05

Dr. P. R. Pawar                                  Head of the Department

Dr. A. N. Thakkar

Dr. R. B. Patil

Dr. Mrs R. S. Jawale

Dr. A. G. Babar

4.      Supporting Staff:                              03

Mr. R. H. Mhatre                               Lab Assistant

Mr. K. N. Patil                                   Lab Attendant

Mr. K. D. Joshi                                  Lab Attendant

5.      Student Profile:                                

F. Y. B. Sc.                          120

S. Y. B. Sc.                          71

T. Y. B. Sc.                          22

Total Student Strength -        213

6.      Infrastructure:

Two spacious Laboratories; Lab 1 with capacity of 40 students & Lab 2 with capacity of 20 students.

7.      Teaching Methods Adopted:

·         Lecture method

·         Power Point Presentation

·         Project Based Learning

·         Field Visits

·         Models & Charts

·         Problem solving method

·         Demonstration method

8.      Participation in

a.      Institutional Activities:

A)    Dr. P. R. Pawar

·         Vice-Principal, Noon Session

·         Member, Local Managing Committee

·         Head of the Department

·         Convener, UGC Interface Committee

·         IT Coordinator, DEPDS

B)    Dr. A. N. Thakkar

·         Programme Officer, N. S. S.

·         Convener, Criterion IV, NAAC

·         Convener, Building Maintenance Committee

·         Convener, Campus Beatification Committee

C)    Dr. R. B. Patil

·         Steering Committee Coordinator, NAAC

·         Member Secretary, IQAC

·         Convener, Academic Calendar

D)    Dr. Mrs R. S. Jawale

 

E)    Social Responsibilities:

·         Wild Life Photography Exhibition

·         Blood Group Detection Camp

·         Awareness about Conservation of Biodiversity

·         Awareness about Costal Pollution

·         Awareness about Communicable diseases

F)     Extension Activities:

·         UGC Approved Career Oriented Course: Certificate & Diploma Course Commercial Coastal Fishery & Marketing

·         Visit to Advanced Centre for Treatment, Research & Education in Cancer (ACTREC), Tata Memorial Centre, Kharghar, Navi Mumbai

·         Field Visits/Study tours

·         Visit to local fish market

·         Visit to local fish market

·         Awareness about Costal Pollution

·         Awareness about Communicable diseases

·         Parent Meet

·         Participation of student in Research Avishkar Convention of University of Mumbai

9.      Research Projects:

·         UGC Major Research Project:        01        Dr. P. R. Pawar

·         UGC Minor Research Project:        03        Dr. P. R. Pawar,

                                                                                                Dr. R. B. Patil,

                                                                                                Dr. Mrs R. S. Jawale,

·         BCUD Minor Research Project:     13

10.  Publications:

·         Research Journal Publications:

§  National Journal:         18

§  International Journal:  12       

·         Book Publications:

§  National Publisher:     00

§  International Publisher: 04 Dr. P. R. Pawar

·         Chapter in a Book                    02 Dr. P. R. Pawar

11.  SWOC Analysis:

·         Strengths:

      Well qualified & experienced faculty.

      Results are always higher than University of Mumbai.

      Faculty actively engaged in research (Major & Minor Research Projects).

      Demand of students for T. Y. B. Sc. Is higher than the seats available.

      Active role of faculty in Syllabus design, Paper Setter, Examiner & Moderator.

      Faculty shoulders important role in College Administration.

      Conduction of Add-On Course under the Scheme of ‘Career Oriented Programme’ approved by UGC as Commercial Coastal Fishery & Marketing.

      Student Seminars on Power Point Presentations.

      All faculties are Computer Literate.

      Publication of Research Papers with Impact Factor

      Two faculties are Research Guides for Ph.D.

      Faculties as Reviewer and Member of Editorial Boards on International Research Journals.

      Publications of Research papers in National & International Journals.

      Publication of Four Books by Lap Lambert Academic Publishing House, Germany.

      Research Proposal submitted to Department of Science & Technology, New Delhi.

·         Weakness:

      Requirement of laboratory up gradation.

      Proposals of Major Research Projects to DBT, MOEF etc.

·         Opportunities:

      To start Post graduation & other professional courses related to Zoology.

      Research Students for Ph. D.

·         Challenges:

      To play a key role in Sustainable Development of this area.

12.  Awards and Recognitions:

·         Dr. P. R. Pawar: Recognized Ph. D. guide of University of Mumbai.

·         Dr. A. N. Thakkar: Recognized P. G. teacher of University of Mumbai.

·         Dr. R. B. Patil: Recognized P. G. teacher of University of Mumbai.

·         Life Member of Academy for Environment and Life Sciences, Agra (U.P.)

·         Life Member of Academy for Environment and Life Sciences, Agra (U.P.) :

Dr. P. R. Pawar (FAELS-06),

Dr. A. N. Thakkar (FAELS-07),   

Dr. R. S. Jawale (FAELS-08)

13.  Future Plans:

·         Recognition of Laboratory for Research.

·         To set up Research Laboratory with advanced equipment.

·         To set up Fishery Biology Museum.

·         To propose research proposals to DST, DBT, UGC by every faculty.

·         To apply for PG Department.

 

 

Department of Chemistry

 

1.       Year of Establishment:                       28th June 1989

2.       Name of Programme:                         B. Sc.

3.       Faculty:                                               05

Dr. S. G. Jagadhani                         Head of the Department

Mrs. R.F. Inamdar

Mr. M.C. Sonawale

Mr. D.D. Anuse

                  Mrs. M.B. Patil

                   Mr. V.G. Koli

4.       Supporting Staff:                                02

Mr. R. H. Mhatre                            Lab Assistant

Mr. A.H. Gawand                           Lab Attendant

 

5.       Student Profile:                                  

F. Y. B. Sc.                                   120

S. Y. B. Sc.                                   100

T. Y. B. Sc.                                   83

Total Student Strength -      303

6.       Infrastructure:

Two Laboratories

1.       Capacity of 30 students

2.       Capacity of 15 students

 

7.       Teaching Methods Adopted:

·         Lecture method

·         Power Point Presentation

·         Seminars

·         Group Discussion

·         Project Based Learning

·         Field Visits

·         Models & Charts

·         Problem solving method

·         Demonstration method

8.       Participation in Institutional Activities:

1)      Dr. S. G. Jagadhani

·         Head of the Department

·         Convener, Examination Committee

·         Member, NAAC Core Committee

·         Member, Discipline Committee

2)      Mrs. R. F. Inamdar

·         Convener , Short Term Course Committee of College

·         Convener, Roll Call Committee.

3)      Mr. M. C. Sonawale

·         Convener, Placement Cell.

·         Convener, Teacher Guardian Committee.

4)      Mr. Anuse D. D.

·         Convener, Soft Skill Development Programme.

·         Convener, Network Resource Centre.

·         Member, IQAC Core Committee.

·         Member, Examination Committee.

9.       Social Responsibilities:

 

·         Students are actively participated in the social activities organized by N.S.S. Department.

·         Students are actively participated in the social activities organized by N.C.C. Department.

·         Participation of students in the Civil Defence Course

·                  (Basic Disaster Management, Advance First Aid Training)

·         Students Participation in elocution, Debate & Slogan Writing Competition on Social Issues.

·         Organized Poster presentation Competition on various Social Issues

·         Student Participated in the Campus Interview organized by Placement Cell.

·         10. Social Awareness through Science Association Programmes.

         

10.   Extension Activities:

·         Consultancy Activity (Preparation of Household Chemicals)

·         Industrial Visits/Study tour (Deepak Fertilizer Ltd. Taloja M.I.D.C.)

·         Organised a workshop on Household Chemical Preparation.

·         Organized a Seminar on “Career Guidance”

·         Parent Meet

·         Participation of student in Research Avishkar Convention of University of Mumbai.

 

11.   Research Projects:

·         UGC Minor Research Project: (Completed)   01        Dr. S. G. Jagadhani

01             Mrs. R.F. Inamdar

                                                                            (Ongoing)    01       Mr. D.D. Anuse

 

·         BCUD Minor Research Project:         05

12.   Publications:

·         Research Journal Publications:

§  Dr. S.G. Jagadhani        08

§  Mrs. R. F. Inamdar       02

§  Mr. D.|D. Anuse          01       

§  International Journal:                15

§  Dr. S. G. Jagadhani       15

§  Mrs. R. F. Inamdar       02

§  Mr. M. C. Sonawale     01

§  Mr. D. D. Anuse          01

                        

·         Book Publications:

§  National Publisher:                   02        Mr. M.K. Jopale

13. SWOC Analysis:

·         Strengths:

       Well qualified & experienced faculty.

       Short Term Course in Household Chemical Preparation for T.Y. B.Sc. Students.

       Consultancy Service in Household Chemical Preparation.

       Results are higher than University of Mumbai.

       Faculty actively engaged in research (Major & Minor Research Projects).

       Demand of students for M. Sc. Chemistry

       Active role of faculty in Syllabus design, Paper Setter, Examiner & Moderator.

       Faculty shoulders important role in College Administration.

       Student Seminars on Power Point Presentations.

       All faculties are Computer Literate.

       Publication of Research Papers with Impact Factor

       Publications of Research papers in National & International Journals.

·         Weakness:

       Inadequate infrastructure

       Requirement of laboratory for Analytical Chemistry.

       Facility of Post Graduation in Chemistry is not available.

       Proposals of Major Research Projects to UGC etc.

·         Opportunities:

       To start Post graduation & other professional courses related to Chemistry.

       To start Research Centre in Chemistry.

·         Challenges:

       To play a key role in Sustainable Development of this area.

       To prepare the students as a ranker in the University level.

        

14.   Awards and Recognitions:

·         Dr. S.G. Jagadhani: 1. Best Paper presentation Award in the National Conference.

2. Gunwant Teacher Award by  College.

5)         Best Teacher Award by Rayat Sevak Bank, Satara.

6)         P. G. Recognition, S. P. University of Pune.

·         Mrs. R.F. Inamdar 1. Gunwant Teacher Award by College

2. P. G. Recognition, University of Mumbai.

 

15.   Future Plans:

·         To start Post Graduation in Organic & Analytical Chemistry.

·         Recognition of Laboratory for Research.

·         To set up Research Laboratory with advanced equipment.

·         To propose research proposals to DST, DBT, UGC by every faculty.

 

 

                      

Department of Physics

 

1.       Year of Establishment:          June 1989

2.       Name of Programme:            F.Y/S.Y. B.Sc. (Physics) 

3.       Faculty:                                    01

                                                   Prof.U.T. Ghorpade. M.Sc.

                                                                                  Associate Professor

4.       Supporting Staff:    02

                         i)   Mr. R.H.Mhatre  --  Laboratory  Assistant.

                        ii)   Mr.A.K.Gawand    -- Laboratory Attended.

5.       Student Profile: 2016-2017

                                          i)    F.Y.B.Sc.  -- 16

                                         ii)   S.Y.B.Sc.   -- 13

6.       Infrastructure:                

Sr.No

                    Item

         Quantity

1

Size of Laboratory

01

 

Length --- 30 ft.

 

 

Breadth --- 25 ft.

 

2

Working  Tables

07

3

Office Table

01

4

Stools

19

5

Chair

02

6

Fans

04

5

Cupboards

3

 

 

7.       Teaching Methods Adopted:

                                            i)   Lecture

                                           ii)   Question –Answer Method

               iii)   Demonstration

               iv)   Seminar

                v)  PPT

8.       Participation in

a.       Institutional Activities: 

                           i) Convener, Unfair means committee.

                          ii) Member, Placement Cell.

                        iii)  Chairman of F.Y.B.Sc. Admission committee.

b.       Social Responsibilities:

c.       Extension Activities:

a.       Organisation of students visits to Nehru Science Centre and Nehru Planetarium.

           9.  Research Projects: 1. One Minor Research Project of worth Rs.1, 50000

                  has Completed sponsored by UGC, New Delhi

.

 

        10.   Publications:                              Nil

        11.   SWOC Analysis:

·         Strengths :

·         Well qualified & experienced faculty.

·         Weaknesses :

 

·         Small Laboratory.

                  

·         Opportunities :

·         To start the subject at T. Y. level.

·         Challenges :

·         To sustain development in this field.

                              

                              

          12.  Awards and Recognitions:      Nil

          13.   Future Plans:

                                     i)  To Organize Educational Visit.

                            iii)  To Start Physics subject at degree level.

                         

Department of B.Sc.IT

1. Year of Establishment: June 2009

2. Name of Programme:                Bachelor of Science in Information Technology

3. Faculty:                                     05

Mr.PatilA.M.                                             

Mrs. Pise A.T.

Mr.Deshmukh V.B.

Mrs. Sharma Monika

Mrs. Madhavi Monika

4. Student Profile:                        

F. Y. B. A.                            72

S. Y. B. Sc.                           72

T. Y. B. Sc.                           47

Total Student Strength -           191

Infrastructure:

Computer labs, Lecture Hall

5. Teaching Methods Adopted:

·         Lecture method

·         Power Point Presentation

·         Project Based Learning

·         Demonstration method

 

6. Social Responsibilities:

·         Awareness about Green Computing, Recycling of Computer material

7. Extension Activities:

·         Parent Meet

·         Carrier  Guidance Workshop, Aptitude test

·         Participation of student in Research Avishkar Convention of University of Mumbai

 

9.       Research Projects: Nil

·         BCUD Minor Research Project:         00

10.   Publications: Nil

                       

11.   SWOC Analysis:

·         Strengths:

1.       The department has qualified teaching staff

2.        Students participated in all activities

 

       Well qualified & experienced faculty.

       Results are always higher than University of Mumbai.

       Faculty actively engaged in research

 

       Faculty shoulders important role in College Administration.

       All faculties are Computer Literate.

       Publication of Research Papers with Impact Factor

       Faculties as Reviewer of Editorial Boards on International Research Journals.

       Publications of Research papers in National & International Journals.

.

·         Weakness:

1.       Less participation in research

2.       Department Space is the major constraint in the development

·         Opportunities:

·           Having opportunity to start PG courses

·          Having opportunity to start Computer Courses

 

·         Challenges:

       To increase students interest in PG as well as job oriented  courses

         To increase attendance of students

12.   Awards and Recognitions:

13.   Future Plans:

·         To apply for PG Department.