Department of Zoology


The department was started in 1991. The course offered is subsidiary (complementary course) subjects for BSc Family and Community science (Main) and BSc Botany (Main) students. As per schemes and syllabi of University of Calicut the subjects are taught in first two years of the program.

Department at a glance

The Department offers complementary course to B.Sc. Botany and B.Sc. Family and Community Science students in the first two years of their undergraduate programme. Including marginal increase, around 180 students pursue the course in a year.

The Department has the credit of

  • consistently getting more than 90% pass percentage every year.
  • Successfully completed Three Minor Research Projects
  • Conducted Environment Awareness Campaign supported by MoEF

Message From HOD

Know, learn, appreciate, value, preserve and conserve Nature. Optimise the use of Natural resources. Promote sustainable development. Avoid the practice of use and throw culture. Extend a helping hand to the needy. Serve, nurture and nourish the society.



  1. Dissemination of information on the various quality based means.
  2. Organizing seminars/workshops on relevant themes
  3. Documentation of the programs and activities leading to quality improvement.


  1. To provide a system for conscious and consistent action to improve the academic performance of the students.
  2.  To integrate the modern methods of teaching and learning methods.
  3.  To create an understanding about the conservation of biodiversity of the country.


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Certificate Courses

Course Plan

Addon Courses

Open Courses


1 Zoological museum with good collection of specimens

2 Well-equipped Zoology Laboratory

3 Binocular stereo zoom  microscope with camera lucida
4 Binocular and monocular microscopes
5 Compound microscopes
6 Dissection microscopes
7 Insect Cabinet
8 Desktop computer
9 Printer
10 Laptop computer
11 LCD Projector
12 TV Monitor
13 Microphones
14 Internet connectivity
15 Bunsen burners
16 Water filter



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