The Department was established in1992 as Department of Animal Husbandry. It includes the options of Animal Breeding , Animal Husbandry and Dairy sciences. Latter it was recognized as Department of Genetics and Animal Breeding it includes the options of Genetics , Animal Breeding and Wild Life .
The Department has two labs, computer lab and molecular genetics lab in addition to experimental farm.
Staff power of the department includes 2 Professors, 2 Associate Professors, 1Assistant Professors', 1 Lecturer and 2 Teaching Assistant.
The department offer under graduate and post graduate courses in the field of genetics, animal breeding, molecular genetics, statistics, experimental design and analysis and wildlife. Two post graduate degree , M.sc and Ph.D can be obtained in the department