Department of Zoology

Infrastructural Facilities


Laboratory Details
The Department is well equipped with teaching and research laboratories. There are three laboratories for under-graduate students and two for post-graduate students where course practicals are conducted. There are six specialized laboratories for research students (M.Sc.,M.Phil & Ph.D.) which are maintained as per the specific needs of the research areas including Cell and Animal Physiology, Aquatic Biology, Cytogenetics, Entomology & Parasitology

There is a central sophisticated instruments laboratory and well equipped computer lab., which are open for use by students and staff.

Major equipments available in the department

  1. Real Time PCR
  2. Thermal Cycler- PCR (Gradient)
  3. HPLC
  4. 2 D Gel Electrophoresis System
  5. Gel Documentation System / Transilluminator
  6. Nano-Drop (UV-Vis Spectrophotometer)
  7. UV-Visible Spectrophotometer
  8. Atomic Absorption Spectrophotometer
  9. Ultra-Centrifuge Machine & Cold Centrifuge Machines
  10. Stereo Zoom Trinocular microscope with digital imaging System
  11. Phase Contrast Microscope
  12. Fluorescence Microscope
  13. Inverted Microscope
  14. Microtome Cryostat
  15. Lyophilizer
  16. Muffled Furnace
  17. Cold Room (4oC) & Deep Freezer -80oC, -20oC (Vertical)
  18. Water Purification System
  19. Ice Flaker Machine
  20. Rotary Vaccum Evaporator
  21. Flowcytometer
Museum - Department of Zoology

The department has a seminar room with modern audio visual facility and interactive class-room. There are two well equipped auditorium.

The department library is well stocked with highly informative 10,000 textbooks and reference books having general information related to the subject of Zoology. The library also receives good scientific research journals of national and international repute for the benefit of research scholars and the faculty. New books and journals are regularly added and updated.

The department has two state of art museums with a wealth of 3000 specimens belonging to different animal phyla.


Enquiry No(s): 1800-180-2065, +91 172 2534818, 2534866 (from 9:30 am to 1:00 pm & 2:30 pm to 5:00 pm on working days including Saturday)

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