Sunday, October 24, 2021




The Department of Zoology was established in 1951 with an aim to provide quality education to students and to contribute for the development of Animal Sciences and Zoological studies. The Department places emphasis on laboratory component in the teaching curriculum and research projects.  The Department regularly organizes Educational Trips to wildlife sanctuaries and national parks, and also conducts Science Fest, Guest Lectures etc. 

Maintaining YOUTUBE

STRENGTHS: Fascinating museum, well established laboratories

OPPURTUNITIES: Campus Placements, Field Trips and Study Projects

CHALLENGES: The department is ready to take up challenges which are useful to student academic achievement

The Department has highly qualified, experienced and dedicated faculty with average teaching experience of more than 5 years. Our pedagogy focuses on basic and applied fields of Zoology assisted with demos, models, videos, etc. The Departmental laboratories include-a wet laboratory having equipments such as Digital Weighing Balance, pH Meter, Compound Microscopes, Trinocular Microscope, Water Bath,  Hot Air Oven, and Incubator etc. 

A graduate degree in Zoology opens a vast range of career opportunities in the field such as Teaching and Research, Forensics, Indian Forest Services, Indian Administrative Services, including working as zoo curators, museum curators, animal and wildlife educators, wildlife rehabilitators and conservationists, Research Project assistants and in higher specialized studies. 

The career opportunities for a post graduate in Zoology are limitless. Some of the employment areas which provide huge openings for the M.Sc. Zoology candidates are medical laboratories, wildlife rehabilitation centers, hatcheries, agricultural departments, museum services, conservation agencies, scientific civil services, environment or ecosystem management sector, environmental consulting firms, and so on. In addition, there are numerous opportunities in the field of research in India and abroad.

Mini library in Department