Department of of Zoology

Department Of Zoology

The Department of Zoology is a constituent of entity of the faculty of Science, Vijayanagara Sri Krishnadevaraya University, Ballari, since its inception in 2016.The Department was tailored to train students leading them to Masters degree and subsequently Ph.D. Though being one of the youngest departments, enhancing the research infrastructure and help maintain its eminent position in the animal science. Our course curriculum reflects the importance of strong disciplinary and interdisciplinary approaches in research and teaching. We clearly emphasize on biological literacy in a teaching and outreach programmes.The career opportunities for Post-Graduate in Zoology are limitless. The faculty are vibrant, passionate, enthusiastic, assiduous and dynamic workers together as a team with one mind and make contributions to research and education in Zoology.


To provide quality education in Zoological science through synergy in teaching and research


To develop teaching and research programmes that has relevance to the society and employability.

To provide educational services, inspiration and awareness in biological sciences.

To inculcate high values regarding nature and biodiversity to establish sound and peaceful environment.

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Dr. Vijaykumar B. Malashetty

Professor and Chairman

Prof. Shashikanth Majagi


Dr. Nagabhushan C. M.

Assistant Professor

Miss. Sneha Suma Hegde

Assistant Professor

Dr. Vijaykumar B. Malashetty


Department of Zoology
Janana Sagara Campus
Vijayanagara Sri Krishnadevaraya University
Bellary- 583105