DEPARTMENT OF ZOOLOGY

Dr. Abdul Manan Shaikh
Chairman

INTRODUCTION
The Department of Zoology was established in 2004, is a main department in Faculty of Natural Sciences. Since the establishment of the department, it emphasizes the biological literacy in teaching and outreach programs at BS level. Since 2006 the department offers M.Sc. program for the students of B.Sc. (Pass), besides this, department also offers the post-graduate research programs such as MS/M.Phil. and Ph.D. since 2011. Recently department of Zoology has started the BS program in Evening shift from the academic year 2019.

VISION
To raise the department as School of Animal Sciences, so that it may promote the discovery and learning at all levels of biological organization like Entomology, Endocrinology Parasitology, Genetics/Molecular Biology Wildlife Management, Fisheries, Genetic Engineering and Biotechnology etc.

MISSION

  • To create an environment that enables teaching and research to attain high levels of excellence.
  • To provide experimental management of animals for the betterment of humanity, biological control of insects and
    vertebrate pests.
  • To produce innovative postgraduates in areas of Zoology including Entomology, Molecular Genetics, Molecular
    Biology, Parasitology, Fish technology and Wildlife Management, that contribute to the development for National and
    International scenarios.
  • To initiate more research projects.
  • To work in collaboration with national and international organizations in the field of life sciences.

PROGRAMS OFFERED

    1. BS (Four – Year)
    2. M. Sc (Two – Year)
    3. MS/M.Phil
    4. Ph.D.

FACULTY MEMBERS

Dr. Abdul Manan Shaikh

Associate Professor
Chairman Zoology

amanan.shaikh@salu.edu.pk

Dr. Javed Ahmed Ujjan

Associate Professor
Department of Zoology

Dr. Fakhra Soomro

Associate Professor
Department of Zoology

fakhra.soomro@salu.edu.pk

Dr. Safdar Ali Ujjan

Assistant Professor
Department of Zoology

safdar.ujjan@salu.edu.pk

Ms. Majeeda Ruk

Assistant Professor
Department of Zoology

majeeda.ruk@salu.edu.pk

SCHEME OF STUDIES FOR BS (FOUR-YEAR) & M.Sc (TWO-YEAR)