Departments of the Biology Faculty

Department of Zoology

Department of Zoology was established in 1395 and carries out its academic activities under direction of faculty of Biology. The main activities of this department include teaching the relevant subjects according to the curriculum, conducting scientific research, organizing scientific conferences, assisting/guiding students to prepare and defend monographs, participating in various committees at faculty and university level and other relevant departments such as the national office of environmental protection and Kabul Zoo. The department of Zoology is committed to work in advancing the agenda of the faculty and is planning to pave the ground for students to pursue specialized degrees and graduation of student specializing in Zoology.

 

Objectives of Department of Zoology

  • Training of professional and specialized cadres in the field of Zoology for the public and private institutions with bachelor’s degree
  • Training of specialized and qualified Biology teachers for governmental and private schools.
  • Training of qualified Zoologists.
  • Training of technical assistants for laboratories in the governmental and private schools.
  • Efforts to preserve the extinct-able and rare animals of Afghanistan through transfer of professional and specialized knowledge on domestic and wild animals.
  • Promoting different methods of cultivating economic and farm animals.
  • Awareness about the importance of domestic and wild animals in daily life and ecosystem.
  • Promoting a culture of environmental and animal protection.
  • Being involved in the professional and specialized development of society and achieve the objectives of the government of Islamic Republic of Afghanistan.
  • Training a committed and professional workforce.

 

Vision

In order to improve the academic knowledge of professional cadres, the Department of Zoology intends offer specialized degree in Zoology and train professional and specialized zoologists and zoology staff to the society.

 

Mission

Department of Zoology, as one of the active departments of the faculty of Biology, is striving to train specialized and qualified staff at bachelor’s level for the country.

 

Main Objectives of Department of Zoology

The main objective of the department of Zoology is to train academic, professional, committed and expert professional zoologists who are familiar with the basic concepts of Zoology and its application in daily life. By completing the bachelor’s degree at the department of Zoology, the needs of educational centers in the fields of education, teaching at schools, universities, scientific and research institutions, teaching at the technical and professional institutes in the field of agriculture, veterinary, environment and in the private sector can be met by these professional cadres.

Partnerships: Doesn’t have yet.

Laboratory and Teaching Equipment

No

Type of Department

Tools and Equipment

Remarks

1

Entomology Lab

Insect catcher device, insect collection and transfer device to laboratory, insect maintenance box, microscope, abrasion, abrasion box, magnifier, light microscope.

 

2

Animal Physiology Lab

Microscope, slide, cover slide, abrasion box, abrasion container, centrifuge, test tube, baker, and flask

 

3

Microbiology Lab

Microscope, slide, cover slide, abrasion box, abrasion container, petri dish

 

 

4

Invertebrate Zoology Lab

Fixed slide, microscope, slide, cover slide, abrasion box, abrasion container

 

5

Animal Histology Lab

Microscope, slide, cover slide, abrasion box, abrasion container

 

 

Members of Department of Zoology

No

Name and Surname

F/name

Academic ranking

Field of study

Education degree

Remarks

1

Kaihana Sahibzada Taib

Mohammad Asif

Pohaand

Animal Physiology

Master

 

2

Qudratullah Oryakhail

Mir Atta

Pohandoi

Zoology

Master

 

3

AbdulRahman Osmani

Jumma Gul

Pohanmal

Zoology

Master

 

4

Mohammad Hanif

 

Pohanyaar

Zoology

In the process of doctorate

 

5

Mohammad Arif Irfan

Mohammada Jan

Pohanyaar

Zoology

Master

 

6

Alina Kakar

Momin

Pohyalai

Biology

Bachelor

 

7

Mohammad Navid Amin

Amanullah

Candidate for Pohanyaar

Biology

In the process of Master’s

 

8

Sadia Anwari

Mohammad Afzal

Candidate for Pohanyaar

Biology

In the process of Master’s

 

 

Department of Botany

The Department of Botany is one of the main and important departments of faculty of Biology which was established in 1395.  Department of Botany undertakes its academic activities under direct supervision of faculty of Biology. Main activities of this department include, teaching the relevant subjects according to the curriculum of the faculty, conducting scientific research, organizing scientific conferences, guiding students to prepare and defend monographs, participating in various committees at faculty, university level, other relevant departments and ministry of higher education are among duties of this department. The department of Botany is committed to work in advancing the agenda of the faculty and is planning to pave the ground for students to pursue specialized degrees and graduation of student specializing in Botany. Department of Botany has 10 academic members which includes 1 doctorate, 3 Master’s degree and the remaining 6 are in the process of completing their Master’s degree.

Main Objectives of Department of Botany

Department of Botany has a mission to work in training of cadres, teach at universities, higher education institutions, vocational institutes, high schools and research in the field of public health, agriculture, forestry, irrigation, drinking water, environment and development of rural. It also collaborates with the international organizations such as UNICEF and the World Health Organization.

The department of Botany needs a suitable place for growing and maintaining the experimental plants to carry out its practical experiments. The department has raised the issue with head of the faculty and university and the department intends to prepare a suitable plan accordingly for the establishment of a garden and the necessary materials with the help of professional local and foreign experts, and would try to build it through the relevant institutions.

Teaching Objectives of Department of Botany

  • Training of professional and specialized cadres in the field of Botany for public and private institutions with bachelor’s degree
  • Training of specialized and qualified Biology teachers for governmental and private schools.
  • Training of qualified Botanists.
  • Training of technical assistants for practical works of laboratory in governmental and private schools.
  • Efforts to preserve the extinct-able and useful plant generations of Afghanistan through transfer of professional and specialized knowledge about plants of country.
  • Awareness on the importance of plants in daily life and ecosystem.
  • Promoting a culture of environmental protection and animal protection.
  • Being involved in the professional and specialized development of society and achieve the objectives of the government of Islamic Republic of Afghanistan.
  • Training of committed and professional workforce.

 

Vision of Department of Botany

In order to improve the academic knowledge of professional cadres, the Department of Botany intends to offer specialized degree in Botany and train professionals and specialized staff in this field and offer Botanist and cadres to the society

Mission of Department of Botany

Department of Botany, as one of the active departments of the faculty of Biology, is striving to train specialized and qualified cadres at bachelor’s level for the country.

Partnerships: Doesn’t have

Laboratory and Teaching Equipment

No

Type of Department

Tools and Equipment

Remarks

1

Systematic Lab

Stereo and Light microscope, Herbarium, fresh and dried  samples of plants

 

2

Plant Physiology Lab

Centrifuge, electric oven, sensitive balance, PH meter, baker, test tube, cylinder, petri dish, pipette and other plant samples

 

3

Anatomy and Morphology Lab

 Light microscope, stereo microscope, abrasion box, fixed slides and fresh pieces of root, stem and leave of plant

 

 

4

Useful plants Lab

Water bath, Solutions( Benedict, Fehling and samples of cereals, beans, medical plants and extraction of its alkaloids)

 

5

Genetics Lab

Light microscope, ethanol solution, acids, detergents, autoclave , DNA extraction of plants and observation of gametes by fixed slides and other animal samples where abrasion can take place

 

 

Members of Department of Botany

No

Name

Surname

Academic ranking

Field of study

Education degree

1

Tafsira

Hashemi

Pohanwal

Botany

Doctorate

2

Farida

Vedi

Pohandoi

Botany

Master

3

Shukria

Faqirzada

Pohanmal

Botany

Master

4

Mohammad Hamid

Hamdard

Pohanmal

Botany

Master

5

Hamida

Mashal

Pohanyaar

Botany

Bachelor

6

Gul Sanga

Lemar

Pohanyaar

Botany

In the process of master’s

7

Fatana

Lameh

Pohanyaar

Botany

In the process of Master’s

8

Mohammad Navid

Wais

Pohanyaar

Botany

In the process of master’s

9

Eqlima

Amiri

Pohanyaar

Botany

In the process of master’s

10

Sefatullah

Zakiri

Pohanyaar

Botany

In the process of master’s

 

 

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