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Herpetology-Short Course Announcement

An Autonomous Certificate Course

Jointly Organized by
Department of Zoology,
MES’ Abasaheb Garware College, Pune.
Institute of Natural History Education and Research,
(INHER) Pune

Certificate Course in Herpetology

A wonderful opportunity to know our reptiles and amphibians. This short course covers variety of topics by eminent experts in this field.

Key Information

3 - 17 July 2017

Abasaheb Garware College,

Deccan Gymkhana, Karve Road, Pune.

Talks: 6:30 - 8:30pm

Field Trips on weekends.


Dr. Hemant GhateDr. Anand Padhye
Dr. Varad Giri Ashok Captain
Shauri Sulakhe Amit Sayyed
Anil Khaire Ram Bhutkar
Nikhil Dandekar Makarand Ketkar


  • 10th standard in any faculty is eligible to join this course.
  • The course shall be conducted in English language.
  • Students and interested people from all backgrounds are welcome.


  • Evolution of reptiles and amphibians
  • Taxonomy and identification
  • Diversity and biology
  • Conservation of herpetofauna
  • Venomous and non-venomous snakes
  • Snake bites and first-aid
  • Photography


Fees Rs 3500

Payable at: Non Grant Office, Garware College, Karve Road (between 11am-1:30pm).


Dr. Anand Padhye - 9922558271

Garware College, Non-grant Office - 020-41038208