Achievements:

Organization of Annual Post Graduate Seminar: To provide a platform for PG students to present their research work. Students prepare their own research paper with the guidance of faculty and are presented during annual seminar competition.

Participation of students in ‘Avishkar’-State Level Research Festival: Our students participate in AVISHKKAR- State Level Research Festival. This festival offers opportunity for students to work on each aspect of research like deriving on a hypothesis, setting up of an experiment, making trial and errors, collection of data and analysis, writing conclusion and discussion and finally preparing a manuscript. The research papers prepared by student are finally presented at University and state level competitions.

Organization of annual intra-collegiate seminar competition: This event is organized by Science Club for giving an opportunity to students to present posters, Power Point presentations on any topic of their choice.

Organization of annual Workshops for Strengthening Research Base of Students: The College organizes workshops to give students basic idea of data collection, handling of tools and techniques, conducting scientific surveys, analysis and interpretation of scientific data and writing of research paper. We have conducted workshops on Social Work Research, Applications of SPSS Software for data analysis, workshops on Instrumentation, Tools and Techniques

Involving students in faculty conducted research programmes: Many of our students take active role in research programmes conducted by staff members. Students get exposure to field surveys organized by various departments. Students contribution is appreciated by putting their name as one of the co-authors in the research papers.

Research Fellowship to Students: Ms.P.K.Aradhye, Ms. Tasnim Khan, Ms. Abhilasha Dhoke, Ms.A.S.Kharatmal have received Inspire Fellowship by DST, MHRD, New Delhi.

Participation of Students in National and International Conferences: Some of the major achievements of our students in various national and international conferences are listed below-

Gold Medal for Research Paper Presentation: Mr.Shrikant Pawar, student of M.Sc. II- Bioinformatics won Gold Medal in “National Conference on – Frontiers in Life Sciences” held on 11-13 Jan 2011.

First Prize for Paper and Model Presentation: Mr. Pratik Mhamane and Mr.Siddharth Karwa, students of B.Sc. Biotechnology won ‘First Prize’ in state level research festival – ‘AVISHKAR-2010’. They presented a paper entitled ‘Hydroponics: soil-less plant culture for vegetables and ornamental plants’.

First Prize for Research Paper Presentation: Miss. Sana Shaikh, a student of M.Sc- II Bioinformatics presented a research paper entitled – ‘Sequence annotation, molecular modeling and blocking of P-53 MDM 2 Interaction in Oral Cancer’ in U.G.C. sponsored National seminar and workshop on ‘Bioresources for Bioindustries and Economic Zoology’ held at DBF Dayanand College of Arts and Scdience, Solapur during 24-25 Jan, 2011. Her research paper was adjudged with First Prize.

Second Prize in Poster Presentation: Mr. Pratik Mhamane, Student of B.Sc.III Biotechnology won ‘Second Prize’ in poster presentation at National Seminar at Palus, Sangli from 30/11/2011 to 1/12/2011. He had also presented research paper in ‘International Conference on Business Opportunities in Life Sciences held at Modern College of Arts, Science and Commerce, Pune from 28-30 January, 2012 and took active participation in ‘2nd International Conference on Stem Cells and Cancer (ICSCC-2011)’ held from 15-18 October, 2011.

Second Prize for Research Paper Presentation: Mr.A.S.Atkare, Student of M.Sc. Chemistry has won second prize for research paper presentation.

Second Prize in Group Task Presentation: Mr.Vaibhav Kanade and Ms. M.Pathan in Three days Workshop on Chemoinformatics and Drug Designing by RASA Lifesciences Informatics, Pune & Allard Pharmacy College, Pune held on 29-30 Sept, 2012

Young Scientist award for Best Paper Presentation: Ms. Shama Mujumdar in National Conference on Recent Trends in Emerging Infectious Diseases & Environmental Pollution, DBF Dayanand College, Solapur held from 29-30 Sept., 2012

Second Prize in Poster Presentation: Miss. Afreen Jikare, Ph.D. Student, Dept. of Microbiology in Two day National Conference on Recent Trends & Future Preospects in Life Sciences at Dept. of Botany, M.G. College, Ahmedpur, Latur held from 27-28 Dec, 2012

Second prize in oral paper presentation: Miss. Afreen Jikare, Ph.D. Student, Dept. of Microbiology in National Conference on Recent Trends & Future Prospects in Biological Sciences at Maharashtra Udaygiri College, Udgir held on 18-19 Jan, 2013

Second Prize in State level ‘Avishkar Research Festival-2012-13’: Mr. Ashish Kulkarni, M.Sc. Bioinformatics Part-II.

First Prize: Miss. Pallavi Aradhye received ‘First Prize’ for research presentation in UGC sponsored National Seminar held at Deogir College, Aurangabad on 24th Sept. 2014.

Miss. Heena Begade: Presented research paper in National Conference on Arachnology held on 13-15 October, 2011 and participated in field and laboratory sessions.

Mr. Yogesh Joshi: Student of M.Sc.-II Bioinformatics presented research paper on ‘Insilico characterization of toxins’ in National Conference on Arachnology held from 13-15 October, 2011. He has also presented his paper on ‘Sequence Analysis and Prediction of Antigenicity for Alpha and Beta Neurotoxin in Scorpion’ at the National Conference on Frontiers in Life Sciences held at S.G.M. College, Karad. He has also participated in ‘State Level Seminar on Application of Computer in Biological Sciences’ held at K.B.P. College, Pandharpur.

Mr. Pravin Gore: Student of M.Sc. II Bioinformatics presented research paper entitled ‘Structure Based Diversity Studies of PLA2: A Potent Snake Venom Neurotoxin’ in National Conference on Frontiers in Life Sciences held at S.G.M. College, Karad.

Miss. Priyanka Kshirsagar, Miss. Rucha Kognole, Miss. Sadhana Patil, Miss. Shama Mujawar, Mr. Vaibhav Kandale and Mr. Pratik Mhamane, students of B.Sc. Biotechnology and M.Sc. Bioinformatics participated in National Conference on Frontiers in Life Sciences held at S.G.M. College, Karad.

Miss Preeti John and Miss. Rohini Mane, students of M.Sc. Part-I Bioinformatics participated in ‘State Level Seminar on Application of Computer in Biological Sciences’ K.B.P. College, Pandharpur.

Miss. N.I.Inamdar: Student of B.Sc. Mathematics was selected for one month training for Mathematical Training & talent Search Programme held by National Board for Higher Mathematics.

Participation in National Conference: Mr. S.D.Bansode, Ph.D. Student, Department of Microbiology, presented poster in Two day National Conference on Recent Trends and Future Prospects in Biological Sciences held at Dept. of Botany, M.G. College, Ahmedpur, Latur held d 27-during 28 Dec, 2012

Participation in National Conference: Miss. Afreen Jikare, Ph.D. Student, Dept. of Microbiology presented poster in Two day National Conference on Bioengineering Science-Present Status & Future Perspectives held from 15-16 March, 2013

Participation in National Conference: Miss. Afreen Jikare, Ph.D. Student, Dept. of Microbiology participated in One day Seminar on Recent Trends in Life Sciences organized by Dept. of Microbilogy, D.B.F. Dayanand College of Arts & Science, Solapur on 9th Aug, 2012

Miss. Afreen Jikare, Ph.D. Student, Dept. of Microbiology presented poster in AVISHKAR- State Level Paper Presentation Competition- Sangola College, Sangola held during 22-23 Dec, 2012

M.Sc. Part-I students Ms.S.Mujumdar, Ms.S.Bhalerao, Ms. A.Jamkhandi, Ms. R.Mane, Ms.P.John, Ms. M.Burgul, Ms.S.Goli, Ms. M.Pathan, Mr.V.Kundale presented papers in National Conference on Recent Trends in Emerging Infectious Diseases and Environmental Pollution held at D.B.F. Dayanand College, Solapur

Ms.Rohini Mane: Participated in Second National Conference on Computer, Communication & Information Technology, Sinhgad Institutes, Pandharpur from 29-30 Sept, 2012

Ms.S.Inamdar, Participated in National Symposium on ‘Accelerating Biology- 2013’ he Next Wave organized by C-DAC, Pune.

Sports :

Runners-up Trophy: Basketball Championship, Solapur University, Solapur

Nasif Munshi (M.A. – II) led Solapur University, Solapur Basket Ball team in State Level Competition- ‘ASHWAMEDHA’ and ‘All India Inter-university Championship’.

Silver Medal in Diving: Mr.Rohit Shreeman won Silver Medal in one and three metres board diving competition in University level competition.

Organized Solapur University, Solapur Cricket Championship Event.

Runners-up Position in Volleyball and Handball Competition, Solapur University, Solapur

Abdul Rehman Moholkar:             Selected in Best Physique Event

Kiran Gajghate:             Selected in the University Chess Event

Haris Lalkot:             Selected in the University Hockey team

Anand Reddy:             Selected in Best Physique Event

Sujit Mane:             Achieved Silver Medal in shot put

Manjit Jamdar:             Selected in University Swimming event

Winner in Football Championship in Under-17 Subroto Cup, under-19 intercollegiate championship and Solapur University Senior Championship;

Winner in Handball Championship, Solapur University, Solapur;

Runner-up in Handball Championship, Solapur University, Solapur;

Twenty players of our college represented Solapur University teams in different sporting events of All India Inter University Championships;

Seven players were selected in ‘Ashwamedh’ University level sports championship events;

Anjali Patil:

Represented college as captain, selected in University Basketball Team & State Level event Ashwamedha;

Ranked second in matches held by Ministry of Youth Affairs & Sports, Govt. of India;

Selected in National Women Basketball Team under ‘Rajiv Gandhi Khel Abhiyan’ programme.