Pune District Education Association's


"Accredited with A+ grade (CGPA 3.46) by NAAC."

About PDEA

About Pune District Education Association (PDEA):-
The Trust was established in 1941on the seventh day of the month of September, much before Independence by Late Shri Baburaoji Gholap with the philosophy of eradicating illiteracy in rural areas of Pune district thereby bringing about social upliftment of the masses. The motto of the trust is "Bahujan Hitay Bahujan Sukhay" and this is being accomplished by the trust through providing quality education. The efforts of the trust have been recognized by the government and society and it was awarded the "Best Educational Institution" by Maharashtra in the year 2000.The trust is spearheaded by Hon. Deputy CM Shri. Ajit Pawar who through his dynamic abilities and vision has brought a facelift in the infrastructure facilities of the schools and colleges of the trust. P.D.E.A. functions and inspires all its branches to educate the masses and contribute to National development in all possible ways.

About College

Prof. Ramkrishna More Arts, Commerce & Science College is situated in Pune in Maharashtra state of India. Established in 1992, it is accredited A+ by NAAC Bangalore and it is affiliated to University of Pune. The College offers 40 courses across 6 streams namely Arts, Commerce and Banking, IT, Management, Science, Vocational with graduation and post-graduation degrees like BSc, M.Sc, BA, MA, BBA, BCA, B.Com, M.com. Campus is well equipped with additional facilities such as Academic Zone, Gym, A/C, Auditorium, Canteen, Computer Labs, Cultural zone, Theatre, Medical Facilities and Placement Cell. The College renders more than just a degree as it focuses on a vision to shape the student's perspective towards achieving their goals in a disciplined manner when they are placed in the hands of our well qualified and experienced faculties. Constant and quality learning is encouraged to deliver a solid foundation for our student's career.

About Department

Department of Zoology of Prof. Ramkrishna More Arts, Commerce and Science College, Akurdi, Pune. was established in the year 1992. The progress of the department has been commendable and within a span of 25 years we have successfully started the Postgraduate program (2003-04), M.Phil. Program and Ph.D. program (2013-14) in Zoology, affiliated to the esteemed Savitribai Phule Pune University. The Department caters education in both classical and applied aspects of the subject. The research areas include Entomology, Insect Biochemistry, Physiology, Environmental Biology and Public Health. The department is headed by Dr. A.A. Shaikh and is empowered by very talented and experienced faculties which include Dr. Abhay Khandagle, Dr. Rashmi Morey, Dr. Ranjeeta Chatterjee, Prof. Akash Bagade, Prof. Pallavi Takawane, Prof. Bithika Baidya and Prof. Jessy John. Dr. Abhay Khandagle has been recognized for his teaching by the Savitribai Phule Pune University by the prestigious Best Teacher Award. The department faculty has successfully completed Various research projects (Funded by UGC and BCUD). The department is supported by DBT STAR College scheme and DST FIST. To fulfill the regional needs, the department has started a Short Term course in Medical Laboratory Technician. We aim to provide a supportive and open atmosphere for everyone who works here, staff, students and visitors alike. We value all members of the Department and are working hard to enhance quality of education. The mission includes the holistic development of the student and make them able to contribute effectively for their welfare and society in this dynamic era.