Year of Establishment – 1956
S. No. Programmes Offered Year of Introduction
1 PUC 1956
2 B.Sc. 1983
3 M.Sc. 2017

Vision & Mission

We aim to attain excellence through high-quality education and research pertaining to local, regional and national requirements, and through collaboration with various researchers and educators across Tamil Nadu and India We look forward to indoctrinate the highest morals of life, respect for Mother Nature and concern for ethical values among students for establishing the sustainable environment.

  • To instigate an awareness of the need to explore, identify and conserve biodiversity. To create an attractive and enthusiastic department where students want to come and study.
  • To train students in zoological sciences and to equip them to apply themselves in activities requiring zoological expertise (Certificate course). Ultimately, our mission is tomake our students self-employable.
  • Our Undergraduate level training aims to provide a clear understanding of the wholeanimal Kingdom, its systematics, development, physiology, evolution and conservation. At undergraduate level, we strive to maintain a high level of scientific excellence in achieving hands on experience on various techniques.
  • To involve the department in community-based and outreach activities, whenever and wherever possible affordable quality education to weaker part of the society and
  • To elevate the post graduate department of Zoology as the class academic and researchcentre of Madurai Kamaraj University.

S.No. Name of the Faculty Staff Code Designation Profile
1 Dr. M. MOHAMED MEERAN M.Sc., M.Phil., Ph.D., TNMK021T51 Assistant Professor & Head View Profile
2 Dr. K. ARIFA BANU M.Sc., M.Phil., Ph.D., TNMK021T72 Assistant Professor View Profile
3 Dr. M. ASHIQ UR RAHMAN M.Sc., Ph.D., TNMK021T83 Assistant Professor View Profile
4 Dr. M. MOHIDEEN BATCHA M.Sc., Ph.D., TNMK021T90 Assistant Professor View Profile
S.No. Name of the Faculty Staff Code Designation Profile
1 Ms. ATHIRA SUKUMARAN M.Sc., TNMK021SFT148 Assistant Professor View Profile
2 Ms. A. SYED ALI FATHIMA M.Sc., B.Ed., M.Phil., TNMK021SFT164 Assistant Professor View Profile
3 Dr. P. RAJA M.Sc., B.Ed., M.Phil., Ph.D., TNMK021SFT176 Assistant Professor View Profile

Retired Faculty
  1. Prof. K. KONDAL RAJ
  2. Dr. K. NATHAR


Events Conducted 
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