• Departmental profile

    Department of Animal Nutrition
  • Faculty Member

    Faculty: Faculty of Veterinary & Animal Sciences
    Head of the Department. : Dr. Guru Prasad Mandal

    Dr. Barun Roy

    DR. BARUN ROY

    Qualification : M.V.Sc. & Ph. D.
    Designation : Professor
    Email : barunnutrition@yahoo.co.in
    Phone : 9830420154

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    Dr. Amlan Kumar Patra

    DR. AMLAN KUMAR PATRA

    Qualification : M.V.Sc. & Ph. D.
    Designation : Assistant Professor
    Email : patraamlan@yahoo.com
    Phone : 9163760697

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    Dr. Guru Prasad Mandal

    DR. GURU PRASAD MANDAL

    Qualification : M.Sc. & Ph. D.
    Designation : Associate Professor
    Email : gpmandal1@gmail.com
    Phone : 9474928241

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    Dr. Paresh Nath Chatterjee

    DR. PARESH NATH CHATTERJEE

    Qualification : M.Sc. & Ph. D.
    Designation : Assistant Professor
    Email : chatterjeepn@gmail.com
    Phone : 9474002519

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  • Course

    Course offered:

    Undergraduate Programme
    Course No. Course Title Credit Hours
    ANN – 111 Principles of Animal Nutrition & Feed Technology. (2+1)
    ANN – 121 Applied Animal Nutrition (Ruminants). (2+1)
    ANN – 211 Applied Animal Nutrition (Non-Ruminants, Poultry and Laboratory Animals). (2+1)
    Post-graduate programme
    Course No. Course Title Credit Hours
    ANN – 601 Animal Nutrition Energy and Protein. (3+0)
    ANN – 602 Animal Nutrition Minerals, Vitamins and feed additive. (3+1)
    ANN – 605 Ruminant Nutrition. (2+1)
    ANN – 606 Non-Ruminant Nutrition. (1+1)
    ANN – 603 Feed Technology (1+1)
    ANN – 604 Feed Conservation, storage and quality control. (2+2)
    ANN – 609 Non Conventional feed stuff and toxic constituents anti metabolites in animal feed stuff. (2+1)
    ANN – 607 Nutrition of companion lab oratory wild and zoo animals (2+1)
    ANN – 608 Research technique in Animal Nutrition. (1+3)
    ANN – 691 Seminar (1+0)
    Ph D
    Course No. Course Title Credit Hours
    ANN – 701 Modern concepts of feeding ruminants and forage utilization. (3+0)
    ANN – 702 Modern concepts of feeding monogastyric animals (2+0)
    ANN – 703 Nutrition and Rumen fermentation. (1+1)
    ANN – 704 Advances in Micro nutrients. (1+0)
    ANN – 705 Advanced techniques in nutrition and research. (1+2)
    ANN – 706 Advances in feed technology. (1+1)
    ANN – 709 New feed resources and toxicants in Animal feeding. (2+0)
    ANN – 791 Doctoral Seminar -I (1+0)
    ANN – 792 Doctoral Seminar -II (1+0)

    * Compulsory for Master’s programme; ** Compulsory for Doctoral programme

  • Project Completed / ongoing

    Completed
    Sl.No. Title Name of PI Period Funding Agency Budget (Rs. in lakhs)
    1 A.B. Vista feed ingredient project Dr. Guru Prasad Mandal 2009-2014 Industry – A.B. Vista 5000.000
    2 Enteric methane emissions from livestock and mitigation strategies (Lalbahadur Shastri Young Scientist Award) Dr. Amlan Kumar Patra 2013-2014 ICAR, New Delhi 11.710
    3 To Study The Benefit Of “Butycil” In Commercial Broiler Chicken And To Compare The Benefits Over Commonly Used Antibiotic Growth Promoters (Agps) Dr. Barun Roy 2013-2014 West Bengal Chemical Industries Limited 1.320
    4 To Study The Benefits Of “Clostat” In Commercial Broilers And To Compare The Benefits Over Commonly Used Agp’s Dr. Barun Roy 2013-2014 Kemin Industries South Asia Pvt. Ltd., No. 39, Nelson Manickam Road, Chennai-600029. 2.050
    5 Production of conjugated linoleic acid rich goat meat through dietary supplementation of vegetable oil and plant extract Dr. Guru Prasad Mandal 2009-2012 DBT, Gov. of India 32.530

     

    Ongoing
    Sl.No. Title Name of PI Period Funding Agency Budget (Rs. in lakhs)
    1 Effect of “GALLIPRO” Supplemented Feed on Growth performance of Broiler Chicken – A challenge study. Dr. Barun Roy 2014-2016 Industry – EVONIK (SEA) Pte. Ltd. 825700.000
    2 Role of phytobiotics as alternative to antibiotic growth promoters on performance of weanling pig and poultry Dr. Guru Prasad Mandal 2014-2016 DBT, Gov. of India 19.070
    3 Study on exploring the antibacterial and nutrient spearing effects of Amaril in broiler chicken Dr. Guru Prasad Mandal 2014-2015 Industry – Dex iberica, Spain 4.100
    4 Effect of enzyme A on the performance and economic benefit of commercial broiler chickens Dr. Guru Prasad Mandal 2015-2015 Industry – Danisco UK Ltd, UK 3.000
    5 Development and Commercialization of Area Specific Mineral Mixture (UFSMIN-P) Dr. Paresh Nath Chatterjee 2015-2018 WBUAFS 0.000
    6 TEST…2016 Dr. Tapan Kumar Ghosh 2016-2016 N.A. 10.000
  • Research Findings

    Project Research Findings
    A.B. Vista feed ingredient project
    Enteric methane emissions from livestock and mitigation strategies (Lalbahadur Shastri Young Scientist Award)
    Effect of “GALLIPRO” Supplemented Feed on Growth performance of Broiler Chicken – A challenge study.
    Role of phytobiotics as alternative to antibiotic growth promoters on performance of weanling pig and poultry
    Study on exploring the antibacterial and nutrient spearing effects of Amaril in broiler chicken
    Effect of enzyme A on the performance and economic benefit of commercial broiler chickens
    To Study The Benefit Of “Butycil” In Commercial Broiler Chicken And To Compare The Benefits Over Commonly Used Antibiotic Growth Promoters (Agps)
    To Study The Benefits Of “Clostat” In Commercial Broilers And To Compare The Benefits Over Commonly Used Agp’s
    Production of conjugated linoleic acid rich goat meat through dietary supplementation of vegetable oil and plant extract
    Development and Commercialization of Area Specific Mineral Mixture (UFSMIN-P)
    TEST…2016