The Department of Zoology was established in 2012. After running U.G. course for 3 years the department was upgraded to Post Graduate in 2015. The aim of the Department is to provide quality education to students of U.G. and P. G. level and to contribute in the field of Animal Sciences and Zoological studies.
The Department has highly qualified, experienced and dedicated faculty with average
teaching experience of more than 8 years.
Our pedagogy focuses on basic and applied fields of Zoology assisted with demos, models, videos, etc. The Departmental has a wet laboratory having equipments such as Digital Weighing Balance, pH Meter, Compound Microscopes, Trinocular Microscope, Distillation Plant, Centrifuge, Hot Air Oven autoclave etc. Department has a smart class and is well equipped with ICT facility. Department has an active Departmental Council of students. The department regularly organizes academic programmes to benefit students and faculty. One of such programme which the department is organizing since 2020 is the Invited Lecture Series on Biological Science (ILSBS). It is a national-level online lecture series in which eminent academicians, researchers and scholars from well-known institutions across the country are invited to deliver talks.
A graduate degree in Zoology offers career opportunities in the field of Teaching, Indian Forest Services, Indian Administrative Services, Students can take careers like curators, in Zoos and Museums, Educators in the field of animal and wildlife. The P.G. degree in Zoology provides a wider range of career opportunities not only in vast field of research and scholarship in India and abroad but also in fields like medical laboratories, wildlife rehabilitation, hatcheries, agricultural departments, museum services, conservation agencies, scientific civil services, environment or ecosystem management sector, environmental consulting firms, and so on.