Postgraduate and Research Department of Zoology

The Postgraduate and Research Department of Zoology has been offering B. Sc. Zoology since 1957, M. Sc. Zoology since 1985, M. Phil. Zoology since 1987, and Ph.D. Zoology since 1994. The priority areas of research are Aquaculture, Hydrobiology and Plankatanology. The curriculum was updated and evaluation process was restructured by introducing Choice Based Credit System and internal assessment in 2008. The department has a computer, Museum, DST – FIST funded research laboratory equipped with instruments like GLC, AAS etc.


"To empower learners through the study of Zoology and to improve their overall potentials for better career prospects and thereby to contribute to nation-building"