MAJOR FOCUS AREAS:
/ RESEARCH :
Circulatory Physiology of Fish
Physiology of Fish
Reproduction in Fish
Diseases of Fish,
their Prevention and Control
The Department was
established in 1965, under headship of Dr. V.Sinha under the
leadership of Prof J.S Datta Munshi and nurtured by succeeding HOD,
Dr.S.P Sinha, Dr.J.Ojha,Dr. J.N Singh and Dr. S.P.Roy received a
reputation as centre of excellence by UGC. A modern and thorough
knowledge of Zoology is imparted to M.Sc students along with four
specialization, which is at par to many central University.
Researches are being carried out in different fields viz.fish morpho-anatomy,
Toxicology, Biochemistry, Ecology, reproductive biology,
Cytogenetics and Karyo-systematics effect of herbal products on
reproductive physiology, hematology and genotoxicity etc.
Every year some students qualify in the NET/JRF exam.& work as
Research scholar in the department. Students of this department are
working in different institutes/department in different capacities.
with research microscopes, fluorescence ,microscope,
spectrophotometer, electrophoresis, incubators, bomb calorimeter,
Single cell ,gel electrophoresis, Museum, pond and tanks.