The Research Centre Zoology, attached to the Biological Techniques Department, is actively involved in guiding students for their doctoral thesis. The Faculty-in-Charge of the Department and Research Centre, Dr Sudha Devi A R, is a recognized Research Guide of Kannur University.
The Faculty have research projects funded by UGC and KSCSTE and published research papers in peer reviewed journals of national and international repute. Both the scholars and members of the faculty engage themselves in updating their knowledge and equipping the latest skills in their area of research by attending workshops, seminars and presenting research papers in national and international conferences.
The research Lab is well equipped with major instruments for research. The Centre also outsources the infrastructural facilities of academic and research institutions in and outside the state like Sophisticated Instrumentation Centre for Applied Research and Testing (SICART) Ahmedabad, National Institute of Mental Health And Neuro Sciences (NIMHANS) Bangalore, Sophisticated Analytical Instrument Facility of IIT Madras, Zoological Survey of India, Pune and Kerala Veterinary and Animal Sciences University (KVASU), Wayanad.