Department of Biodiversity initiative helped
Grampanchayat of village Ghisar to shortlist
for UNDP-India Biodiversity Award in 2014.
In Honorary Capacity Dr. Ankur Patwardhan is
a Member, Editorial Board : BIODIVERSITAS :
International Journal of Biological
Member, Editorial Board : IJBBD
(International Journal of Biodiversity,
Bioprospecting and Development)
Award of Fellow – DST Woman Scientist Ms.
in Indian Antarctic Expedition.
Ms. Apoorva Sahasrabudhe won 1st Prize in
‘Anveshan-2013’ in ‘Social Sciences &
Humanities Category’ at National Level and
State level 'Avishkar'.
Ms. Sneha Rathod secured 2nd Place in
Korfball states open at University level.
published world wide.
awards at International and National
funding obtained by M. Sc. students
Sahasrabudhe and Archana Patil for
Sacred Natural Sites.
Priti Bangal for
Avian Diversity in Northern Western
Rakesh Deulkar for
Butterfly Diversity in Northern Western
Mohamed Bin Zayed Species Conservation
Fund and Idea Wild (Ms. Anupriya
Research Fund (Mr. Chintan Sheth)
Communication (Ms. Shweta Mujumdar and
Ms. Vidya Kudale)
Student Presentation in Conferences :
Ms. Pallavi Gharpure : Best poster prize at
the National Conference, ‘Adavnces in Biological
Sciences’ held on 3rd February 2018 at Rizvi
Ms. Uma Kalamkar : Second prize at the
National Conference on ‘Wetlands for a sustainable
urban future’ held at K.J. Somaiya College of
Science and Commerce.
Mr. Akshay Waghmare : First prize in the
Zooplanet Intercollegiate seminar competition held
on 25th January, 2016 at Nowrosjee Wadia College.
Ms. Apeksha Darshetkar: Third prize in oral
presentation in State level conference on
Conservation of Biodiversity held on 17th and 18th
February 2017 at Abeda Inamdar Senior College.
Ms. Renuka Kulkarni: Best poster prize at
‘Young Ecologists Talk and Interact’ held from 4th
to 7th January 2017 at Tejpur, Assam.
Recent Trends in conservation of Marine
Biodiversity, from 17th Sept. 2014., Shreewardhan
Participation: Animish Limaye, Zoya Tyabji,
Sayali Develekar and Abhidnya Unhale
IISER PUNE – Feb 28th 2014
Participation: Ganesh Honwad, Vishal Magdum,
Tejaswini Prabhudesai, Jyoti Walke, Sayali Devalekar,
Vijay Thakkar, Renuka Bankar
8th Asian Raptor Research Conservation Network –
6th to 9th Feb. 2014
Participation : Soham Dixit
Students Conference on Conservation and Science
Participation : Mr. Pankaj Koparde and Ms.
Young Ecologists Talk and Interact (YETI),
Nagaland University Campus, Mukokchung, Nagaland:
17-19 December, 2013.
Participation : Mr. Soham Dixit