The main objectives of this programare is:
- To impart knowledge about the major disciplines of Zoology. It will
enable the students to understand the principles of organizations
and inter-relationships in the biological systems with particular
- To teach different methods of exploration, investigation,
organization of data and itsutilization inpracticallife.
- To train students for advanced studies and specialization in
recently emerging technological and multidisciplinary fields such
as Genetic Engineering, Biodiversity, Environmental Science,
Wildlife and Conservation, Fisheries and Aquaculture, Pests and
Pest Management, Biotechnology, etc. After completing the
degree / student will be able to apply their knowledge to their
respective fields effectively.
- To equip students with knowledge and skills for better planning
and management of animal resources, environment, health,
medicine,agricultureand population in the country.
- To develop the scientific culture and demonstrate professional
skills in teaching / research/ managerial positions in wide range of
professions in national and international organizations.
- After obtaining the degree of MSc Zoology, the graduates will be
able to get jobs in wide range of professions including: Positions in
various government and non-governmental organizations,
teaching and research, administration and management, forestry,
pharmaceutical, agriculture, biological control program,
integrated pest management, poultry, wildlife, aqua culture,
B.Sc 14 years of education with Zoology and Chemistry as mandatory
subjects whereas Botany/Geography/Statistics/Psychology as
optional subjects from HEC recognized university or degree awarding
institutionas per UE rules.
Age limit is not applicable in this program.
For assessment and evaluation the University of Education, Lahore regulations shall be
followed. A copy of the same is available at the University website www.ue.edu.pk
Degree Requirements As per University of Education Rulesand Regulations.
Msc Zoology is a 2 year program comprising of 4 semesters (16-18
Total number of Credithours = 65