Welcome to Department of Zoology

“There is a tendency in nature to the continued progression of certain classes of varieties further and further from the original type.”

Alfred Russal Wallace

General Information

  • Zoology dept was established in 1984.
  • The Department is a Recognized Research Centre of the University of Pune, with five research guides including one Permanent & four associated Research Guide.
  • Zoology dept has 4 labs (2 for research, 2 for routine Practical student.

Course Offered:

Course Name Duration Number of Seats Features
Bsc. (Zoology) 3 years
M.Sc. (Zoology) 2 years 25 This Course offer specialization in Entomology subject in second year of post graduation. For this course, the credit system pattern has been implemented and the guidelines for this course as approved by the University of Pune are followed. The semester system is followed in the course where the students take about 25 credits per semester. Completion of 100 credits in the form of various theory and practical papers, seminars, project etc. makes the students eligible for the M. Sc. degree.
M.Phil. and Ph. D. (Zoology) As per University and UGC guidelines.

Photo Gallery :

Zoology Literatures

Charles Robert Darwin
(English Naturalist)
Carolus Linnaeus
(Swedish zoologist)
Gregor Johann Mendel
(Augustinian priest and scientist)
Konrad Zacharias Lorenz
(Austrian zoologist, animal psychologist, and ornithologist)