Department of Wildlife Sciences
News and Publication of the Department
1. The Department of Wildlife Sciences has been sanctioned a grant of Rs. 2.33 crore under DST PURSE Program-II for strengthening teaching and research infrastructure for period of four years. The grant will be utilized not only for developing advance labs in selected areas of wildlife ecology but also for conducting research on selected mammalian and avian taxa using satellite telemetry. For more details contact Prof. Jamal A Khan, Convener, DST PURSE-II.
2. The premises of International Training Centre & Hostel and Section for Biodiversity Studies were inaugurated on 11/12/2013 by Lt. Gen. Zamir Uddin Shah as Chief Guest. Mr. Naseem Ahmad, former VC, AMU graced the occasion as Guest of Honor. The training centre has state of the art facilities for teaching and research. The Section for Biodiversity Studies will be upgraded into the Department of Biodiversity & Environmental studies for which the UGC has already accorded its approval. See photo gallery for inauguration function photographs.
3. Prof. HSA Yahya attended 26th International Ornithological Congress in Japan between 18 August to 24 august and presented a paper in the Congress.