PhD in Wildlife


Wildlife is, of course, an integral section of the natural reserves of the forests. The utilization of these reserves is indispensable, but there also lies an important fact that these reserves should not be exploited to the maximum extent, which can harm the eco balance; and so is the sole motive of the course. Therefore, the individuals who have an inclination towards benefiting themselves as well as the environment pursue for the course.


The eligibility criterion calls for the candidates who have completed M. Sc in wildlife. However, the criterion may vary according to the institutes.

Course Outlook:

The course is meant for duration of three years and during these three years, the students are provided with sufficient project works and research papers. The completion of these three years ensures the services to be rendered by the candidate with full agility, in the enormous job profiles or in the research fields.

Job Prospects:

An enormous job profiles eagerly wait for the candidates with a degree of PhD in wildlife. The individuals are provided with opportunities to join as entomologists, foresters or dendrologists and a lot more in this series. One can also go for the fields of silviculture or as forest range officers or as zoo curators. The candidates can also go for job prospects in the education sector. An individual can also become an ethologist with this degree.  There are also numerous government sectors’ job opportunities for candidates with PhD in wildlife.

Best Places to Pursue:

Wildlife Institute of India



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5 Responses to “PhD in Wildlife”

  1. 5

    For mbbs aipmt is entance exam so for zoologist or other wildlife field what will be their entance exams tell me

  2. 4
    pranay amruth:

    clearing csir ugc net alone is sufficient to get phd admission inWII

  3. 3
    Pranay Amruth:

    I have done my post graduation in biotechnology.How can i do phd in wildlife

  4. 2

    i have completed my M.Sc in environmental science and currently studing for NET exam.however i also want to do PhD in wildlife. plz suggest me some good institutes.

  5. 1

    Dear Sir/Madam,

    I have completed my Msc Microbiology from Bangalore University in 2006, and now working in a clinical trial sector.
    I have a keen intrest in Wildlife and veternary science can I now persue any course in these fields (Mphil or Phd)

    Will I be eligible for any of the course

    Awaiting for the reply

    Thanks and Regards,