The Department of Zoology was established in 1977. From 1961 onwards Pre-degree courses were running. Presently the Department offers B.Sc. degree in Zoology with an intake of 36 students. Botany and Chemistry are the complementary subjects. An open course for other stream students in Human Health and Sex Education is being offered. The Core students are offered specialization in Aquaculture, Poultry Science and Animal Husbandry. The department activities include various social outreach programs like blood and organ donation camps, vermicomposting and medical camps and also organizing subject oriented seminars and field studies. The department is well equipped with competent faculty and funded research projects.