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About the Department:

The Department of Zoology, Kakatiya University has established Sericulture Unit in 1991-92,   introducing one year course viz., Post Graduate Diploma in Sericulture (PGDS) at University Arts and Science College, Subedari. Later, in 1992-93 it was shifted to the present location in Kakatiya University campus covering around  one and half acres of land with the Mulberry and Terminalia arjuna/ T. tomentosa plantation for rearing Bombyx mori and Tasar Silkworms respectively. A model rearing house as per Central Silk Board was constructed, for rearing silkworms for the purpose of practicals and research work by students and research scholars.


Name of the University KAKATIYA UNIVERSITY
Name of the Unit Sericulture Unit
Name of the Department ZOOLOGY
Year of establishment 1991
City Warangal
Phone: 0870-2461430
Pincode 506009
Names of programmes offered PGDS and Ph.D.
Examination System Choice Based CreditSystem
Semester /Annual
Semester-wise InternalAssessment
Number of teaching posts sanctioned by UGC
Designation Sanctioned
Professor 0
Associate Professors 0
Asst. Professors 02
Total 02

The following is the succession of In-charge, Sericulture Unit, Department of Zoology.

Sl. No Name Year
1 Prof. A. Purushotham Rao 1991-2005
2 Prof. Ch. Sammaiah 2005-2007
3 Dr. N. Janaki Rama Rao 2007-2008
4 Prof. N. Vijaya Kumar 2008-2010
5 Prof. Y. Prameela Devi 2010-2012
6 Prof. M. Krishna Reddy 2012-2014
7 Prof. M. Swamy 2014-2014
8 Prof. T. Ravinder Reddy 2014-2016
9 Prof. G. Benerjee 2016-2016
10 Dr. G. Shamitha 2016-2017
11 Dr.E.Narayana 2017-