M.Sc.- Zoology

M.Sc.- Zoology

M.Sc. in Zoology is a two-year postgraduate programme that involves the study of existing and extinct animals. Under this programme, from DBUU one of the best M.Sc. Colleges in Dehradun the students acquire sufficient knowledge of Biodiversity and the anatomy of animals. Students pursuing M.Sc. Zoology understand the characteristics and evolution of animal life. The course also addresses the reasons for loss of habitat, disease, and climate change in animals' lives. In addition, it also instructs the genetic evolution and the environmental prerequisites necessary for the well-being and existence of animal diversity.

M.Sc. in Zoology at Dev Bhoomi Uttarakhand University, one of the best M.Sc. Zoology colleges in Uttarakhand offer - an advanced course that concentrates on modern technology to explore different aspects of animals’ life. The programme equally enwraps theoretical and practical sessions to help students understand the ideas better. Students curious about the animal ecosystem and aspiring in-depth knowledge of the animal kingdom, development, and behavior can opt for the course after completing an appropriate bachelor's degree course.

Salient Features

  • 17+ years of academic experience
  • Focus on student-centered learning
  • Problem-based learning and industry-relevant curriculum
  • Best placement opportunities to get placed in high-end and reputed companies
  • Industrial training in reputable firms and organizations
  • The privilege of 100% placement guidance and support
  • Industry visits, seminars, workshops, and guest lectures by eminent researchers and industry practitioners
  • Active student clubs and bodies
  • The multi-cultural and vibrant teaching environment

Duration & Eligibility

2 Years

Minimum 50% marks or higher in Graduation with CBZ.

Fee Structure

Course Fee Structure

Course Total Fees
Academic fee ( Per semester) ₹ 30,000/-

One Time Fee Structure

Application Fees ₹ 1,200 (Non-Refundable)
Admission Fees ₹ 5,000 (Non-Refundable)
Caution Money ₹ 1,500 (Refundable)
University Enrolment Fees ₹ 2,000 (Non-Refundable)

Programme Educational Objectives (PEO's)


PEO-1 To comprehend the value of fauna and its relevance to society and our surroundings
PEO-2 To subsidize the practical skills of physiology, immunology, and genetics in the diagnosis
PEO-3 To comprehend the impact of climate change on fauna diversity and their survival etc
PEO-4 To equip the students to fit an entrepreneur with a distinct concentration on apiculture, sericulture, aquaculture, medical lab technology, etc
PEO-5 To offer vast research possibilities to address societal requirements

Program Specific Objectives (PSO's)


PSO-1 Attain knowledge of the diverse elements of life sciences, taxonomy, physiology, applied zoology, cell biology, genetics, general embryology and public health
PSO-2 Apprehend good laboratory practices and safety; carry out practical procedures and practices of Toxicology, Cell biology, pathology, Genetics, Applied Zoology, Biological processes, Physiology, Entomology, Sericulture, Biochemistry, Microtomy
PSO-3 Understand the applications of corporal sciences in, Apiculture, Aquaculture, Agriculture, Poultry, Fisheries, Biotechnology, and vermiculture
PSO-4 The students learn to utilize contemporary, sophisticated equipment and tools
PSO-5  To help students recognize the scientific facts behind natural spectacles

Job Opportunities The Course Might Lead To

After completion of the course, students can join any field of zoological research. They also have scope in the media or the environmental and ecosystem governance sector. After post-graduation, the aspirant can operate with some of the most recognized ventures and associations across the globe, such as National Geographic, Discovery, and others. Some of the job profiles on which the students can work are:

  • Animal Trainer
  • Wildlife Researcher
  • Associate Research Scientist
  • Wildlife Educator
  • Zookeeper
  • Zoo Officer
  • Zoologist
  • Wildlife conservationist
ADMISSION 2022
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Admission 2022-23