- March 24, 2021
- Posted by: Sonali
- Category: Uncategorized
This exciting field involves the study of the animal kingdom. Zoologists analyse the structure, life processes, genetics, physiology, classification and interactions of various species in detail by observing animals in their natural habitats as well as laboratories.
One can achieve many heights in the field of Zoology. Consider the example of C.R. Narayan Rao, an Indian Zoologist. In recognition of his pioneering work on Indian amphibians,the genus Raorchestes was named after him.
- Career Opportunities: With a degree in Zoology, you can find work as a researcher, animal breeder, wildlife rehabilitator, wildlife biologist, zoo curator, conservationist, teacher/professor in schools and colleges, etc.
- Paths to Pursue a career in Zoology:
|SR NO||Stream||Graduation||After Graduation||After Post Graduation|
|Path 1||Clear Class XII with Science Stream with Biology||Pursue B.Sc. (Hons) Zoology or B.Sc. (Hons) Life Sciences or B.Sc. (Hons) Biological Sciences for 3 years||Pursue M.Sc. Zoology or M.Sc. In Life Sciences for 2 years||Pursue Ph.D for 3-5 years|
|Path 2||Clear Class XII in Science Stream with Biology||Pursue B.Sc. (Hons) Zoology or B.Sc. (Hons) Life Sciences or B.Sc. (Hons) in Biological Sciences for 3 years||Pursue Diploma/PG Diploma in Zoology for 1-2 years|
- IISC and IISER
- Loyola College, Chennai
- St. Xavier’s College, Mumbai
- Christ University, Bangalore
- Madras Christian College,Chennai
- Fergusson College, Pune
- Hansraj College, Delhi
- Presidency College, Chennai
- Miranda House, Delhi
- Maharaja SayajiRao University, Vadodara
- MG Science institute, Ahmedabad