The world's largest inhabited river island

  1. Name of the department : Zoology, Majuli College, Assam (India).
  2. Year of Establishment                : 1978; Sanction in 1st January, 1986.
  3. Names of Programmes/Courses offered (UG,PG,M.Phil.,Ph.D., Integrated Masters; Integrated Ph.D., etc.) : UG
  4. Names of Interdisciplinary courses and the departments/units involved

: Environmental Studies

  1. Annual/semester/choice based credit system (programme wise)

: Semester

  1. Participation of the department in the courses offered by other departments

: Nil

  1. Courses in collaboration with other universities, industries, foreign institutions, etc.

: Nil

  1. Details of courses/programmes discontinued (if any) with reasons

: Nil

  1. Number of Teaching posts : 3(three)


Associate Professors2(two)2(two)
Asst. Professors1(one)1(one)
  1. Faculty profile with name, qualification, designation, specialization,(D.Sc./D.Litt.

/Ph.D./M.Phil. etc.)

NameQualificationDesignationSpecializationNo. of Years of ExperienceNo. of Ph.D. Students guided for the last 4 years


Amrit Kr. HazarikaM.Sc.,B.Ed.Associate


Ecology34 yrs.Nil
Poresh BorahM.Sc.Associate ProfessorCytogenetics33 yrs.Nil
Anup Kr. DoleyM.Sc.,Ph.D.Assistant ProfessorEntomology & Environment Biology01 yr.Nil
  1. List of senior visiting faculty : Nil
  2. Percentage of lectures delivered and practical classes handled (programme wise) by temporary faculty                                     : Nil
  3. Student –Teacher Ratio (programme wise) : Major-1:14


  1. Number f academic support staff (technical) and administrative staff; sanctioned and filled                                                             : Technical staff-02; Administrative staff-Nil                                                                                Sanctioned-02; Filled-02


  1. Qualifications of teaching faculty with DSc/D.Litt/Ph.D./M.Phil/PG.

: Ph.D.-01


  1. Number of faculty with ongoing projects from a)National b)International funding agencies and grants received : Nil
  2. Departmental projects funded by DST-FIST,UGC,DBT,ICSSR, etc. and total grants received

: UGC-01, Total grants-1,60,000.00

  1. Research Centre/facility recognized y the University

: No

  1. Publications:

*          a) Publication per faculty                                 :

*            Number of papers published in peer reviewed journals (national/international) by  faculty and students                                               : Amrit Kr. Hazarika-nil

                                                                                                  Poresh Borah         -nil

                                                                                                  Dr. Anup Kr. Doley-06

  • Number of publications listed in International Database (For E.g.: web of      Science, Scopus, Humanities International Complete, Dare Database-International Social Sciences Directory, EBSCO host, etc. : Nil
  • Monographs                                                     : Nil
  • Chapter of Books                                           : Nil
  • Books Edited                                                   : Nil
  • Books with ISBN/ISSN numbers with details of publishers

: Nil

  • Citation Index                                                  : Nil
  • SNIP                                                                : Nil
  • Impact factor                                                   : Nil
  • h-index                                                                        : Nil
  1. Areas of consultancy and income generated : Nil
  2. Faculty as members in
  3. National committees b) International committees c) Editorial Boards…

: Nil

  1. Student projects
  2. Percentage of students who have done in –house projects including inter departmental/programme : Students of 6th Semester (Major) had done in-house project as per Dibrugarh Univ. syllabus.
  3. Percentage of students placed for projects in organizations outside the institution i.e. in Research laboratories/Industry/ other agencies

: Nil

  1. Awards/ Recognitions received y faculty and students : Nil
  2. List of eminent academicians and scientists/visitors to the department

: Nil

  1. Seminars/Conferences/Workshops organized & the source of funding
  2. National : Nil
  3. International : Nil


  1. Student profile programme/course wise :
Name of the Course/programmeApplications receivedSelected           EnrolledPass


* M*F
 B.Sc. Course

* M= Male       *F= Female

  1. Diversity of Students
Name of the Course% of students from the same state% of students from other States% of students from abroad
B.Sc. CoursesAll students form same state      Nil      Nil
Major and Non-—do—      Nil      Nil
Major Semester—do—      Nil      Nil


  1. How many students have cleared national and state competitive examinations such as NET,SLET,GATE,Civil services, Defense services, etc. : Nil
  2. Student Progression :
Student progressionAgainst % enrolled
UG to PG–Nil–
PG to M.Phil.–Nil–
PG to Ph.D.–Nil–
Ph.D. to Post-Doctoral–Nil–

• Campus selection

• Other than campus -employment





  1. Details of Infrastructural facilities
  2. Library : Yes
  3. Internet facilities for staff & Students : Nil
  4. Class rooms with ICT facility                   : Nil
  5. Laboratories : Yes
  6. Number of students receiving financial assistance from college, university, government or other agencies                                                 : Nil
  7. Details on student enrichment programmes (special lectures/workshop/seminar) with external experts                                              : Nil
  8. Teaching methods adopted to improve student learning

: Teaching materials , models, chalk & talk, assignments, questionnaires, Unit test, charts, digital system, projector, group discussion etc.

  1. Participation in Institutional Social Responsibility (ISR) and Extension activities

: NSS camp, Fishery Development, Wetland                                                                           Conservation etc.


  1. SWOC analysis of the department and Future plans :

S=  Student strength, Major-20/Semester


W = Laboratory weakness, classroom space not sufficient

O= Fisheries, aquaculture, sericulture, tea research etc.

C= Annual flood problems, communication problems, poor student quality & quantity, 

      economically backward area etc.