Department of Zoology

Welcome to the Department of Zoology. It was founded in 1964. The Department has eight faculty members at present. Both B.Sc. Pass and Honours Courses are offered under Manipur University. During 2011-2015 with Dr. R. K. Radhakishore Singh as Principal Investigator, the Department undertook a major Biotech Hub Project under the Department of Biotechnology, Government of India titled “Studies on bio-ecology and chemical analysis of edible insects in Manipur”. P.G. Courses in Life Science was opened from 2016. Manipur College is the only College under Manipur University to offer P.G. Course in Life Science. There are ten papers in B.Sc. (Hons.) and six papers in P.G. Course.

The recent achievements of Department: (1) Wanthoinganba Chenglei of the Department stood 3rd position in B.Sc. (Hons.) in Zoology in 2017 in Manipur University, (2) Gracy of the Department stood 6th position in B.Sc.(Hons) in Zoology under Manipur University in 2016.

Former Distinguished Students: (1) Prof. M.Mohilal Singh, Head, Department of Zoology, Manipur University,(2) Th.Ruhini, Head of Department of Zoology, Manipur College, (3) Dr. Ok. Chanu Monorama, Associate Professor, Manipur College, (4)  S. Medha Devi, Associate Professor, Manipur College, (5) Dr. N. Romabati Devi, Associate Professor, Imphal College, (6) Dr. L. Joymati , Associate Professor, D.M. College of Science, (7) Dr. Y. Motilal, Lecturer, Government Higher Secondary School, (8) F. Boramani, Research Scholar, Bio-Chemistry Department, Manipur College.

Faculty Members:

 Th. Ruhini Devi, Associate Professor and Head, Contact No. :  9436891011.

Sl. No. Name and Designation Educational Qualification Specialization Teaching Experience Activities/


1 Th. Ruhini Devi,

Associate Professor

M.Sc. Fish and


39 years View Profile
2 Dr. O. Gojendro


Associate Professor

M.Sc. and Ph.D. Physiology 30 years View Profile
3 Dr. Ok. Chanu Monorama,

Associate Professor

M.Sc. and Ph.D. Entomology 29 years View Profile
4 S. Medha Devi,

Associate Professor

M.Sc. Fishery 27 years View Profile
5 Katingpou Panmei M.Sc. and CSIR-NET Genetics   2 years View Profile
6 Dr. N. Jaya Devi M.Sc. Physiology  22 years View Profile