School of Life Sciences

Dean : Prof. N. Senthil Kumar

Mobile Phone No. : 9436352574
E-Mail : nskmzu@gmail.com

About the School :

The School of Life Sciences was founded in the year 2005 with three academic Departments viz. Zoology, Botany and Biotechnology. All the three Departments are partially funded by FIST and Non-SAP programmes of DST, Ministry of Science & Technology, New Delhi and UGC, New Delhi, respectively.
Departments of Botany, Zoology and Biotechnology are offering M.Sc. and Ph.D. degree courses. The School has developed a modern animal house, tissue culture laboratory, museum, transgenic glass and net houses. The School is engaged in the frontier areas of research in Biological sciences including Cancer Biology, Conservation Biology, Molecular Entomology, Algal Physiology, Oxidative Stress, Microbial diversity, Forest Ecology & Ethnobotany, Plant & Microbial Biotechnology, Bioinformatics, Human Disease Genomics, Metagenomics & Toxicogenomics, Toxicology, Radiation Biology, Herpetology, Mamalian Reproductive Biology, Chronobiology, Developmental Biology, etc. which are supported by ICMR, CSIR, DBT, UGC, DST, ICAR, Central Silk Board and Mizoram Govt. Departments. The School is equipped with State of Art equipments and Bioinformatics Laboratory for teaching and advanced research.