Department of Parasitology


Department of Parasitology was established with the aim to generate and disseminate scientific knowledge relating to Parasitology. The department is striving to create awareness among the public about the risks and losses associated with parasites. The department is playing key role in this regard through education. Department has undergraduate and post graduate laboratories. In future, the department intends to establish advanced Parasitology laboratories in the field of immunoparasitology and molecular Parasitology. The department is engaged in basic & applied research for better understanding of parasitic problems of various hosts and their control. Department is well equipped with under graduate Laboratory and post graduate Laboratory facilities imparting diagnostic services to livestock farmers, Bahawalpur Zoo,Field Level Diagnostic facility for protozoan, Helminthic infections and ecto-parasitic infestation.