Department of Zoology


The teaching programmes in the Department are focused on proper blending of 'quality' and 'relevance'. This is sought to be achieved by periodic updating of syllabi in conformity with the advancement of the knowledge in the subject with equal emphasis on theoretical and applied economics. Department introduces new courses from time to time and makes tutorials more effective by establishing close student-teacher contact. The research programmes give special attention to economic problems of the country. The thrust areas include the various fields of Development Economics, Economic Growth, International Economics, Financial Economics, Agricultural Economics, Environmental Economics, Industrial Economics, Health Economics, Monetary Economics, Labour Economics, History of Economic Thought, Public Finance, and Population Studies.

Major Elective Offered: Department has introduced major elective papers at IVth Semester of M.Sc. Major Thrust Areas
1 Fish Biology
2 Molecular Biology
3 Entomology


To inculcate sound acquisition of knowledge of animal sciences through quality education and practices.


  •  To produce highly motivated students capable of making a significant contribution towards sustainable development and well-being of the mankind.
  •  To produce highly motivated students capable of making a significant contribution towards sustainable development and well-being of the mankind.
  •  To conduct quality research for generating advanced knowledge in the fields related to Zoology to foster a better understanding of the environment for sustainable use and conservation of fauna.
  • To develop research aptitude and a scientific temperament among young generation.
  • To bring about an awareness regarding biodiversity and help to solve different problems to establish sound and peaceful environment and life for community and society.
  • To develop an attitude among the students towards applications for the welfare of the mankind.
  • Conservation of fauna and flora, thereby promoting conservation value.


PEO1. Our Graduates acquire basic knowledge in observation, study of nature, biological techniques, experimental skills and scientific investigation. They understand the unity of life with the rich diversity of organisms and their ecological and evolutionary significance.

PEO2. Our Graduates will have knowledge in basic and modern concepts that cater the day to day needs and advancements in zoology.

PEO3. Our Graduates apply their knowledge in various branches of Zoology that enable them to undergo higher education and research with holistic, spiritual and ethical values.

PEO4. Our Graduates will have training exposure in skill enhancement courses, internship and clinical laboratory techniques.


The purpose of teaching zoology at various levels, from undergraduate to doctoral programs, is to create professionally qualified zoologist who could look for better drug designing, drug targeting through different tool and technique, biologically active natural products, molecules with anticancer activity, innovation in waste management, and contributing to reduce environmental hazards.

PSO11. Attain the basic knowledge of the Zoology concepts and principles, various studies related to the Zoology and other biological sciences.

PSO2 2. Demonstrate the procedural knowledge via various laboratory experiments and practical examination.


Programs outcomes are attributes of the graduate of the program that are indicating of the graduate ability and competence of work at science professional. The program outcomes also reveal the situation what students are expecting to know or able to do by the time of post-graduation. The students must relate to knowledge and skill which acquire during the program. After completing the Zoology courses the graduate will be able to

PO1- Disciplinary Knowledge: apply their in depth domain knowledge and practical skills in interdisciplinary fields for research-based endeavours, employment and entrepreneurship development.

PO2- Communication Skills: Communicate proficiently and confidently with the ability to present complex ideas in a concise manner to assorted groups.

PO3- Scientific Reasoning and Problem Solving: identify, formulate and solve problems in a consistent and systematic way with updated skills using modern tools and techniques.

PO4- Critical Thinking and Analytical Reasoning: Analyze the data, synthesise the findings and provide valid conclusions by critical evaluation of theories, policies and practices for the betterment of society.

PO5- Research Related Skills: Explore and evaluate globally competent research methodologies to apply appropriately in interdisciplinary research; Develop and sustain the research capabilities to meet the emerging needs for the welfare of the society.

PO6- Digital Literacy, Self - Directed and Lifelong Learning: Use ICT to mould themselves for lifelong learning activities to face career challenges in the changing environment. (Digital Literacy, Self - Directed and Lifelong Learning)

PO7- Co-operation/Team Work and Multicultural Competence: Self-manage and function efficiently as a member or a leader in diverse teams in a multicultural society for nation building.

PO8- Interdisciplinary Integration: Graduates will collaborate with experts from diverse fields to address complex biological and environmental issues, fostering interdisciplinary solutions and insights.

PO9- Perpetual Learning: Course also inculcate the graduates of continuous learning through the use of advanced e-books, and e-journals for the academic as well as scientific growth.

PO10- Lifelong LearningMoral and Ethical Awareness: CUphold the imbibed ethical and moral values in personal, professional and social life for a sustainable environment.

PO11- Leadership and Innovation: Graduates will exhibit leadership skills and the ability to innovate, contributing to the advancement of zoological science, conservation efforts, and addressing emerging challenges in the field.

PO12- Job Opportunities: AS per the course curriculum the graduate can excel their career not only in the academic and research but also in the field of industries administrative works.


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