B.Sc (Hons) Zoology with Specialization in Fisheries*

Introduction B.Sc (Hons) in Zoology with Specialization in Fisheries

B.Sc (Hons) Zoology with Specialization in Fisheries College in Chandigarh – Fisheries science is the academic discipline of managing and understanding fisheries. It is a multidisciplinary science, which draws on the disciplines of aquaculture, fish processing, fishery resource management, fisheries environment, fishing technology and management and fisheries extension.

Eligibility for B.Sc (Hons) in Zoology with Specialization in Fisheries

Candidate should have passed the 10+2 pattern with two subjects of Biological Science with at least 50% marks in the aggregate for General category candidates and 45% marks for SC/ST/PH category candidates from this University or any other examination recognized as equivalent thereto.

Job Opportunities After B.Sc (Hons) in Zoology with Specialization in Fisheries

Zoology is the branch of biology that studies animals, hence, zoologists study animals and their equation with the environment. They study their physical characteristics, diets, and behaviors. They study various animals, both in their natural habitats and in captivity in zoos and aquariums. They may specialize in studying a particular animal or animal group. Efforts of a zoologist are also critical in protecting endangered species and other wildlife from habitat loss, disease, invasive species, and climate change.


Zoology with Fisheries Sciences  is a field that offers a wide range of career avenues and Zoology with fishery  graduates can find job opportunities in public sector organizations like fisheries department and nationalized banks. A career in Fishery Science will create modern fishermen, breeders, traders, exporters, farm managers and aqua culturists. Fishery science courses can enable a person to execute fisheries development plant and even for development of such plans.