1979, Dept. of Zoology is housed with in the Science
faculty building of the University of Balochistan
Campus. At present Department offered M.Sc., M.phil
and Ph.D. programs. There are three field of
specialization offered in final year of M.Sc., these
included Entomology, Parasitology and Fisheries. It
is one of the largest department in the science
faculty as there are some Hundred student in M.Sc.
program and around Twenty Five enrollment in M.Phil.
and Ten in Ph.D. program.
Currently there are
Nineteen faculty member in Department. Four of them
are Ph.D., while eight are M.Phil. in different
fields of Zoology.
The department has
a seminar library with around 1,500 books and
reports, a museum and laboratories of Biotechnology
and Microbiology, Biochemistry and Physiology,
Entomology, Parasitology, Leishmaniasis Sandfly and
Mosquito, and Fisheries.
The department of
Zoology maintains close coordination with different
international and national academic, research,
industrial organization including ARI, PCSIR, VRI,
NIH, IWA, WWF, IUCN, Pak-EPA, US-EPA, UNICEF, WHO,
activities are going on the following fields:
Prevelance, anti Leishmaniasis drug synthesis.
Geographical distribution, Taxonomy
Virus: Molecular epidemiology, Vaccination
Physiology and Pathology
Ticks and Mites
Department of Zoology, Science Block, University of
+92-81-9211548, (Intercom: 1315, 1313)