Department of Zoology, Kurukshetra University, Kurukshetra one of the recognized centres of Teaching and Research was established in 1967 under the able leadership of Prof. R.D. S. Bhatnagar, the founder and Head of the Department. The Department was initiated with Master\\\'s degree programme in the field of Zoology to impart quality education and to produce a class of committed teachers, researchers and technocrats to safeguard animal ethos and modernize the use of animals in century old traditions in Haryana. Over the years, new faculty and courses have been regularly introduced which kept the department abreast and forerunner in teaching and research in Zoology.
The Department of Zoology buzz with regular academic activates like Seminars, Workshops and Conferences. Major activities successfully completed include 9 National Conferences and Refresher Courses.