A Bachelors degree is considered as one of an essential thing in today’s world and that too a Bachelors in Science only adds to the weightage of the study. A bachelor’s degree is something which decides your career. A Bachelor’s in Science has its perks. It can either lead you to a job or land you in the Master’s course. Masters is a perfect option for those who have taken B.Sc Zoology if you have the time and zeal to learn. Masters degree provides a platform which helps you to gain more knowledge, which in turn leads to a better job. It also increases the scope of the student.
COURSES AVAILABLE :
- Masters of Science in Zoology with specialization
- Masters of Science in Marine Zoology
- Master of Science in Zoology
- Master of Philosophy in Zoology
- Doctor of Philosophy in Zoology
- Master of Science (Hons) in Botany
- Master of Science (Hons) in Microbiology
- Master of Science in Biotechnology
- Master of Science in Bioinformatics
The student must have completed B.Sc in Zoology with a minimum of 50 %. Zoology as a career has a number of specializations in it. The careers too cover a broad range. You can turn towards National Geography or Animal Planet or Discovery Channel or any other channels which feature animals and habitat of animals as they are always in regular demand for both research and documentaries. You can opt for the above jobs you are interested in travelling and want to have a thrill in their lives.
If you are searching for more subtle works to do, you can opt for work at Zoos, wildlife services, botanical gardens, conservational organization, national parks, animal clinics, fisheries, aquacultures, museums, research, pharmaceutical companies, veterinary hospitals, etc. where the demand is always constant.
There are other fields where the zoologists can work like Animal Behaviorists, Animal Breeders, Animal Trainers, Animal Caretakers, Animal and Wildlife Educators, Animal rehabilitator, conservationists, Documentary Maker, Forensic Experts, Lan Technicians, Researchers, Wildlife biologists, Veterinarian, Zookeeper, Zoo Curator.
Most of these jobs do indeed revolve around animals and their behaviours and other traits which are constantly required to be monitored under a day to day basis. This field generally requires a set of skills which can be achieved under experience and also if the person is well educated in a profound post-graduate course related to the job he seeks.
For example, if he seeks a job under any of the marine or food-related companies, he must have completed his Master’s in Marine Zoology. All you have to do is have a related Master’s degree or must have experience in that field.
COLLEGES OFFERING ZOOLOGY IN INDIA :
- Deen Dayal Upadhyay College, New Delhi, Delhi
- Garden City College, Indira Nagar, Bangalore. Karnataka, India
- South SSMRV College, Jaya Nagar, Bangalore, Karnataka, India
- Acharya Narendra Dev Collee, Delhi/NCR, India
- Maitreyi College, Delhi/NCR, India
- Deshbandhu College, Delhi/NCR, India
- Sri Venkateswara College, Delhi/ NCR. India
- Alberts College, Kochi, Kerala, India
- Post Graduate Collee of Science, Hyderabad, Telangana, India
- Kirori Mal College, Delhi/NCR, India
The course you opt to take, like the specialization you wish to take must reflect the job you want to do as well as the interest you have in that subject, higher education also plays a strong suit. For an example, if you wish to take Bioinformatics as a major, you must have an analytical mind as this subject mainly deals with the function of information technology, life science, and physical science with a combination of mathematics and computer applications which needs analytical skillset to excel in it.
There are different aspects of different courses. Each specialization will demand a better version of your skills and a certain quality which is necessary for that field. Please do go through and give a good thought of all the things you are good at and the things you are interested in and the kind of jobs you would like to do in the future altogether and choose the apt course for you.