M.Sc. in Zoology or any branch Of Life Sciences OR Post-Graduate Degree in Professional Course (M.F .Sc, M.Tech, M. V. sc) with minimum 55% marks. Candidates who have qualified CSIR-UGC NET (JRF/LS)/GATE and/or any other National level examinations (vide DST guideline 0M No. SWS9/Z-08/2018 dated January 30, 2019) will be given preference. Research experience in the relevant field is desirable.