Department Profile

      The Department of Zoology and Botany was started in the year 1964. The full-fledged Department of Zoology was started with Major Zoology and Ancillary Botany in the year 1986. The primary objective of the department is to impart quality education in the subject of Zoology & Botany.

     Within this broad stream, students are taught varied subjects like Invertebrata, Chordata, Cell biology, Developmental Biology, Ecology, Physiology, Biochemistry, Microbiology Genetics, Immunology and Biotechnology, plant diversity etc. Knowledge of Applied Zoology paves way for self employment through opportunities in Poultry Science, Fisheries biology, ornamental Fish Culture. The vision of the department is to make every student love their subject, dispel their ignorance, understand the biological concepts, apply them in their real life and carry over those values to the society and disseminate their knowledge to the Nation at large. The department conducts seminars and workshops on various topics periodically. The department encourages even the general public to take part in the seminars and workshops.