Year of Establishment: 1974
Major Objectives: Quality higher education and research for students of N. E. region.
Teaching Programmes: M. Sc. and Ph. D.
Thrust Area: Faunal Diversity & Ecophysiology
Number of NET/GATE Qualified (Last Five Years): 18
Number of Ph. D. Students (At Present): 58
Number of Ph. D. students produced (Last Five Years): 26