Padmashree College
The British College
ISMT College

Amrit Science Campus - ASCOL, Kathmandu

BSc Zoology

Affiliated To: Tribhuvan University (TU)



Course Level

Bachelor Degree


4 Years

Study Mode

Full Time




UGC Approved


The BSc Zoology program at Amrit Science Campus is designed to provide students with a comprehensive understanding of the animal kingdom. The program focuses on the study of animal biology, anatomy, physiology, behavior, ecology, and conservation. It offers a combination of theoretical knowledge and practical skills to explore the diversity, structure, and functions of different animal species.

Course Outlines:

  • Introduction to Zoology
  • Invertebrate Zoology
  • Vertebrate Zoology
  • Animal Physiology
  • Animal Behavior
  • Cell Biology
  • Genetics
  • Ecology
  • Evolution
  • Conservation Biology
  • Biostatistics
  • Animal Taxonomy
  • Animal Anatomy

Duration: The BSc Zoology program is a four-year undergraduate degree program.

Objectives: The objectives of the program are:

  • To provide students with a solid foundation in the principles and concepts of zoology.
  • To develop a comprehensive understanding of the structure, function, and behavior of animals.
  • To foster critical thinking and analytical skills in the study of animal biology and ecology.
  • To promote an understanding of the interrelationships between animals and their environment.
  • To prepare students for further studies or careers in zoology, wildlife biology, conservation, and related fields.

Eligibility: To be eligible for admission to the BSc Zoology program, applicants must have successfully completed their higher secondary education (10+2) in the science stream or an equivalent qualification recognized by Tribhuvan University.

Fee Structures: For detailed information regarding the fee structures, interested individuals can contact the administration office of Amrit Science Campus.

Learning Outcomes: Upon completion of the program, students will:

  • Demonstrate a comprehensive understanding of the principles and concepts of zoology.
  • Identify and classify different animal species based on their characteristics and taxonomy.
  • Understand the anatomy, physiology, and behavior of animals.
  • Apply ecological principles to study animal habitats and ecosystems.
  • Conduct research and analyze data related to zoological studies.
  • Communicate scientific information effectively through written and oral presentations.

Scope: A degree in BSc Zoology opens up diverse career opportunities in both public and private sectors. Graduates can work in research institutions, wildlife conservation organizations, zoos, environmental agencies, government departments, educational institutions, and pharmaceutical companies. They can also pursue higher studies in zoology, wildlife biology, ecology, or related fields.

Career Prospects:

  • Wildlife Biologist
  • Zookeeper
  • Conservation Officer
  • Environmental Consultant
  • Research Scientist
  • Biology Teacher
  • Fisheries Officer
  • Environmental Educator
  • Wildlife Photographer
  • Animal Behaviorist

Career Options: Graduates of the BSc Zoology program have various career options in wildlife conservation, research institutions, government organizations, educational institutions, and environmental consulting firms. They can work as wildlife biologists, zookeepers, conservation officers, research scientists, biology teachers, or environmental consultants. They can also choose to specialize in specific areas of zoology such as animal behavior or marine biology.

Why Choose this Course:

  • Fascinating Field of Study: Zoology offers the opportunity to study and explore the incredible diversity and complexity of animal life.
  • Conservation and Preservation: The program emphasizes the importance of wildlife conservation and preservation of ecosystems.
  • Practical Skills: Students gain practical skills through fieldwork, laboratory experiments, and research projects, enhancing their understanding of zoological concepts.
  • Career Opportunities: The program provides a foundation for a wide range of career opportunities in zoology, wildlife conservation, and related fields.
  • Contribution to Society: Studying zoology allows individuals to contribute to the understanding and conservation of wildlife and the environment.

Scholarship: Amrit Science Campus provides scholarships to deserving students based on academic performance and financial need. Scholarships are offered to support and encourage talented students pursuing the BSc Zoology program. Interested individuals can inquire about available scholarships and the application process at the administration office of Amrit Science Campus.

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