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Zoology explores the animal kingdom by studying its behaviours, physiology, anatomy, and the entire animal organism. Zoology is a fascinating, exciting and vibrant science. Zoologists study animal life in all its forms and at all scales. Interested aspirants for Ph.D. program in Zoology need to be very committed to their studies and to be prepared to work on long-term research projects by using different scientific methods and approaches to draw conclusions, develop new theories and conduct experiments. Many components of research in Zoology take place in a lab setting or on the field, and in some cases, are part of an independent study research program.

After successful completion of doctoral degree, students may opt for teaching at universities and UG/PG colleges. They can also go for a post doctoral research. 

Doctorates have employment opportunities in both private and public sectors. They will also find lucrative career outside India.

The eligibility for admission to Ph D Programme is PG in relevant subject with minimum 55% marks.

 A candidate has to submit a thesis about the research work followed by a presentation and panel Interview. Candidates work closely with their supervisors assigned to them for lab and other works after their admission. Publication of research papers during research time in the refereed journals will add value to their thesis according to the impact factor of the journal.


PG in relevant subject with 55% marks and JRF-NET

Selection Procedure:

IIMTU Pre-Ph.D Test and PI

Exemption from pre-Ph.D test- M.Phil. or JRF-NET qualified


  • Eligibility

    PG in the relevant Subject with 55% marks/ NET/GATE/IIMTU-Entrance Test

  • Duration

    Minimum 3 Years

Admission Process

  • Ph.D Entrance Test
  • Personal Interview