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Bachelor of Science Honours in Zoology

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B.Sc.Zoology (Hons.)

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3 years

University Starex University
Course name B.Sc.Zoology (Hons.)
Program Code STAR07
Eligibility 10+2 Pass with Physics, Chemistry & Biology with 45%
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Duration 3 years

Bachelor of Science Honours in Zoology is an undergraduate Zoology course. Zoology is a comprehensive study of animals and their biological processes, the links between them and their environment and key aspects of zoological phenomena from molecular to ecological levels. It focuses on the structure, function, behaviour, and evolution of animals. Students also study the origin and development of species, their habits, behaviours and interactions. B.Sc. (Hons.) (Zoology) degree course also includes the study of morphology, physiology, biochemistry, immunology, embryology, cell and molecular biology, gnemonics, biotechnology, genetics evolution and ecology. In simpler words, B.Sc. (Hons.) (Zoology) degree course is the comprehensive and detailed study of animal sciences. The duration of the course is three years and the course is an important one that opens a lot career scopes for the candidates after its successful completion. There are many colleges/universities which are offering the course in their campuses.

Tuition Fee 50% of the Total fee
Admission Fee/Procession Fee 7.5% of Total fee
Examination Fee(Annual 7.5%)Subject to a Min. of 6000 & Max. 7000
Other Academic fee(upto 35% of total fee)
Total fee Annual


  • Non- Chordates I
  • Principles of Ecology
  • Ability Enhancement Compulsory Courses (2)
    Environmental Science
  • Skill Enhancement Courses (SEC) (2) :-
    Basic IT
  • Generic Electives (4)


  • Non- Chordates II
  • Cell Biology
  • Ability Enhancement Compulsory Courses (2)
    English Communications
  • Skill Enhancement Courses (SEC) (2) :-
    Basic Maths
  • Generic Electives (4)


  • Diversity of Chordates
  • Physiology I
  • Fundamentals of Biochemistry
  • Skill Enhancement Courses (SEC) (2)
  • Generic Electives (4)


  • Comparative Anatomy of Vertebrates
  • Physiology II
  • Biochemistry II
  • Skill Enhancement Courses (SEC) (2)
  • Generic Electives (4)


  • Molecular Biology
  • Principles of Genetics
  • Discipline Specific Elective DSE (4)
    DSE- I
    DSE- II


  • Developmental Biology
  • Evolutionary Biology
  • Discipline Specific Elective DSE (4)
    DSE- III
    DSE- IV


  • Discipline Specific Electives:

     (Select any 4) (DCS I- IV):

    1. Animal Behavior

    2. Fish & Fisheries

    3. Immunology

    4. Parasitology

    5. Reproductive Biology

    6. Wild Life Conservation and Management

  • Skill Enhancement Courses:

    (Select any 2)(SEC 3 & SEC 4)

    1.  Apiculture

    2.  Aquarium Fish Keeping

    3.  Medical Diagnostics

    4.  Sericulture

  • Generic Elective Courses: (For other Departments)

    1.  Animal Diversity

    2.  Developmental Biology & Comparative Anatomy

    3.  Biochemistry & Physiology

    4.  Genetics Evolution