Department of Zoology

Vision And Mission


To impart Scientific study of the diversity of animal life and introduces the students to a broad spectrum of studies in branches of Biology like Genetics, Environment, Applied, Interdisciplinary studies etc. and to focus their interest in particular area.


To empower students by providing knowledge and career oriented education essential to lead a holistic and fruitful life.

In the beginning Zoology department co-existed along with the Botany subject and both were combined functioning under the department of Biology. Later in the year 1971 Department of Zoology came into existence with the introduction of Zoology as Major subject. Prof. C. J. Savanurmath till 1979. During his period department saw an overall development and a well set museum was established.