(Recognised under section 2(f) & 12(B) of UGC Act, 1956 - Accredited by NAAC & an ISO 9001:2008 certified institution)
Affiliated to Periyar University
Opp. Periyar University, Salem- 636 011, Tamil Nadu, India


About Department

The Department of Zoology was established in the year 2016. In the scope, Zoology (Animal Science) is a foundation for the modern biological sciences such as Microbiology, Biotechnology, Molecular Evolution, and Genetic Engineering. They study the origin and development of species as well as their habits, behaviors and interactions to human beings. Zoologist could analyse the entomological diseases such as, Dengue, Malaria, Zika, etc. viral fevers and other methods to avoid the breeding, control the populations through innovative researches.


  • The vision of our department is to produce disciplined, competent, and scientifically bright graduates in Zoology through quality education.
  • Women empowerment through scientific education.
  • An enduring commitment to improve the quality of life of rural women.
  • To educate and create awareness about the advanced technology in the field of applied animal science among the rural women students and evolve a centre of excellence through innovative practices.


  • The department is focused to motivate and make the students to efficiently utilize biology to solve the problems of human health and environment
  • To promote and develop the research knowledge and interest among the students by the way of lab to land practice.
  • To provide the ultra-structure facilities for higher education, training activities, developing research aptitude and to facilitate industry-institute interface.