One of the oldest department in the university. Active research is going on in the fields vermiculture, sericulture and toxicology. The department is offering post graduate courses in Zoology, Environmental Biotechnology, Microbiology and Bioinformatics. The Department awarded 42 Ph.D and 73 M.Phil. degrees. Faculty members have published more than 431 research articles in various international journals of repute. The Department has been sponsored with UGC-SAP (59.50 lakhs). The Department has received many projects for Rs. 1 crore from various funding agencies. The Department is sponsored by UGC-SAP Programme. The students of Zoology Department are working in various research organizations and universities.