» Division of Animal Genetics

Objective / Mandate


  • To conduct basic and applied research in the field of Animal Genetics and Breeding.
  • To develop breeding strategies for genetic improvement of Cattle, Buffalo, Sheep, Goat and Pig.
  • To produce and supply laboratory animals viz. Mice, Rats, Guinea-Pigs and Rabbits for research and production of Biologicals.
  • To impart post-graduate education and training programmes in Animal Genetics and Breeding.