Department Report : 2013-2014
Department of Microbiology, Shri R.L.T. College of Science, Akola is one of the premier departments delivering excellent education through dedicated collaborated efforts towards achieving recognition and honor at varied levels. Since started it is grown into the department that provides heuristic education while keeping the overall growth and development of the students in mind. We strive for providing advanced academic environment, innovative techniques and creating value based globally competitive expertise through well directed honest efforts.
As every year, this year too there has been encmous strength of students willing to be admitted to department. The department has strength of 196 students at UG level, 34 students at PG level and 5 research students. As a part of curriculum all theory and practical classes were started in mid of July 2013. The Department also runs the Career Oriented Program ( CCLT, DCLT & ADCLT) to which total 70 students are currently admitted.
The department inspires the students for hard work and sincerity by all possible means. The students are encouraged for good work in different fields and duly awarded for their bright accomplishment. The brilliant results and spine did achievements of every year signify the ultimate goal of the department towards the world of education and society.
The department creates the right environment to nurture their exceptional talents.
M.Sc II Microbiology Student Ms. Prachi Tathurkar got selected as University Representative of Shri. R.L.T. College of Science in Sant Gadge Baba Amaravati University, Amravati.
In University level research competition ‘Avishkar’ Ms. Rasika Udapure, Ms. Ankita Sharma (B.Sc. III) & Mr. Akshay Shriwas (B.Sc. II) took the color coat & represented Amravati University at State Level.
In today’s competitive world our success profoundly depends upon our knowledge & keeping this in mind, the Department keeps on conducting National Conferences. This year department has successfully conducted the “State Level Microbiology Students’ Summit on Pure Water for Better Health”. More than 400 students were benefitted & around 40 faculties all over Maharashtra attended the Summit. The eminent & dynamic personalities like Dr. P.R. Thorat, Dr. P.S. Wakte & Dr. A.M. Deshmukh addressed the students by their informative technical talk sessions.
Ms. Manju Pariyani (B.Sc. III) received First prize in Students ‘State Level Seminar on “Water Management” organized by Life Science Department, Shri Shivaji College, Akola.
Prof. Umesh K. Bhalekar (Head, Department of Microbiology) was appointed as Jury Member for Inter Collegiate Seminar Competition organized by Life Science Department of Microbiology, Shri Shivaji College, Akola.
More than 70 students of B.Sc. I, II & III participated in State Level Quiz Competition organized by R.C. Patel College, Shirpur.
The team of students of B.Sc. II (Ms. Diksha Choube, Ms. Ashwini Huse & Ms. Devyani Shelke) & B.Sc. III ( Ms. Abhilasha Deshmukh, Ms. Maithilee Deshmukh & Ms. Priya Ingle) both secured second position all over Maharashtra at Micro Olympaid State leve Microbiology Competition organized by R.C. Patel College, Shirpur.
Micro Olympaid State level Microbiology Competition organized by R.C. Patel College, Shirpur honored Ms. Abhilasha Deshmukh with Award of Excellence for outstanding performance since last three years in Microbiology subject all around Maharashtra.
The students are encouraged for good work in different fields and duly awarded for their bright accomplishment every year on Republic Day.
Three Post Graduation students ; Ms. Pooja Balode, Ms. Shumaila Patel & Ms. Deeptishree Yadav (M.Sc. II); cleared the Ph. D. Aptitude Test (PAT) of SGB Amravati University, Amravati.
Eight Under Graduate students and two teaching Staff participated in “Youth Convention” organized by P.R. Patel Engineering College, Amravati on occasion of 150th Birth Anniversary of Swami Vivekanand.
All the students of UG and PG program participated in an event on Career Counseling organized by Career & Counseling Cell of the college.
In sport activities, two Post Graduation students Ms. Prachi Tathurkar won the Color Coat in Badminton and Ms. Dhanashri Sone (m.Sc.II) won the color Coat in Judo, Wrestling & Boxing.
Department always strives for the betterment of students. Department has collaborated with Microbiologist Society India & has founded MICRANS unit of RLT Microbiology, this year.
Discharging the noble responsibilities towards the society, the Department actively participates & conducts the Blood Donation & Blood Grouping Camps.
MICRANS unit of Microbiology Department & Red Ribbon Club (NSS) has organized the AIDS Awareness Program.
The Department had arranged the informative Guest Lecture by distinguished personality Dr. M.G. Bodhankar on the Research Methodology. The PG, UG & Research students were specially benefited by this effort.
The faculty & researchers (Dr. H.S. Malpani, Ms. A.A. Gawali, Ms. P.M. Sharma & Ms. P.R. Chitlange) of the department are actively involved in Paper publications and Paper presentation and keeps on attending various National and International conferences.
Students of the department enthusiastically participates in extra-curricular activities like Seminars, Education tours, etc.
The Department has on-going 18 Dissertation Projects.
The Department also runs Career Oriented Program (COP), approximately 70 students are admitted to various COP Programs like CCLT /DCLT and ADCLT.
Prof. U. K. Bhalekar
UG, PG & Research Department of Microbiology.
Shri R.L.T. College of Science, Akola.