M.Sc (Zoology) or Master of Science in Zoology is a postgraduate course. It is the branch of biology which relates to the animal kingdom, including the structure, embryology, evolution, classification, habits, and distribution of all animals, both living and extinct. The duration of this course is two years divided into four semesters.
The programme is spread across four semesters over a period of two years.
Students after completing the course can enter into any field of biological and biomedical research. They can become researchers, teachers and can be trained in any fields of biology within a short duration. Typical job profiles are Zookeepers, wildlife rehabilitators, environmental consultants, journalists, conservationists, wildlife educators, biological laboratory technicians, zoological/biomedical laboratory technicians, zoology teachers, research associates - zoology/biotechnology, production & quality control chemists, research scientists and semenologists.