About the Department
Zoology was offered as a course at Pre University level since the inception of this institution. Being the gateway to modern biological science, this pioneer department was elevated to the status of undergraduate programme in the year 1971-1972 and upgraded as a research department in 2014-2015. In addition, career oriented Add on course-Biomedical Instrumentation had been introduced in the year 2005-2006. Catering to the need and urge of the scientific and technological development, the department focuses its curriculum on Core as well as thrust areas like Biotechnology and Bioinformatics. The students are trained based on recent advancements to acquire global acquaintance in the field of Life science. To pave way for their entrepreneurial development, the department offers skill oriented subjects such as Ornamental fish culture, Animal farming, Sericulture and Medical Laboratory Technology. Strategic changes in the curriculum are made to incorporate emerging trends in Core and Allied courses periodically.